Celebrate New Year’s Eve In DC at the Gaylord National Resort

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Gaylord National Resort

BIG NIGHT DC extravaganza

December 31, 2011 | 9:00 pm - 3:00 am

Tickets on sale now… and going fast!

NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland (date) -- Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the East Coast’s hottest new premier destination. The spectacular Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, the Washington region’s most spectacular and largest luxury resort, will again be the host venue for the Nation’s ultimate New Year’s Eve Bash – Big Night DC. Big Night DC has gained national renown as one of the most extravagant New Year’s Eve galas in America. It has sold out every year in the past decade. Big Night DC will be in its fourth year at the massive Gaylord National Resort, which is a virtual city unto itself, and sold out with nearly 7,000 tickets (with several thousand more placed on a waitlist). This year the party space has been expanded again by 20,000 square feet to even better accommodate the guests. “We’re very excited to once again host the nation’s premier New Year’s Eve event at the nation’s premier party facility,” said Rich Shea, Principal, HiBall Events. Join DC’s social elite as they roam freely from ballroom to ballroom, throughout this magical wonderland, enjoying 15 enormous party areas – all overflowing with spectacular entertainment and impeccable service. Best of all, the event ticket is all-inclusive, affording party goers an evening of unforgettable fun, with full open bars and top-notch food stations featuring gourmet cuisine by Gaylord National’s renowned chefs.

Big Night DC Includes:

  • Endless full, open bars

  • 15 massive themed party areas

  • Five dance floors

  • The hottest party bands and DJ's on East Coast – including Mr. Greengenes,

Dr. FU, Burnt Sienna, Kristen & The Noise, DJ’s Pat Premier, Lil’ Fos, and many,many more!

  • First-class cuisine stations

  • Huge midnight celebration

  • Party favors

  • Much, much more!

This year’s various party zones include: Monster Energy Club Zone Ballroom, Dewey Ballroom and Stage, Retro Ballroom (Best of 70's, 80's & 90's dance tunes), Hip Hop Ballroom, Electronica Club Ballroom, Dining Ballroom and the Chill Zone. VIP event guests enjoy access to all these areas, plus special areas designated just for them, including private top-shelf bars and a Casino Lounge. New this year is a Velvet Rope VIP ticket. This ticket is for a limited number of guests to include: 8 PM entry, 8-9 PM cocktail hour, private tables and more premium amenities.

Big Night DC consistently enjoys a reputation as the number one most sought-after New Year’s Eve events in the country. The event has sold out in advance every year for the past decade, and this year promises to be no different. Tickets will sell faster than ever in anticipation of this over- the-top event.


Unlike other regional events, Big Night DC utilizes a proprietary, best-practices model to manage every log