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Star Plaza New Year's Eve Bash 2013

It’s back!

Our ultimate New Year’s Eve Bash is back – and we’re ready to usher in 2013 like no other! As Northwest Indiana’s top New Year’s Eve destination, we feature an unbelievable variety of event venues – all playing host our annual and highly anticipated Star Plaza New Year’s Eve Bash, including a property-wide collection of dance parties, comedy shows, live bands and world-class performances. It’s all here at Star Plaza – with options for everyone!

Festivities kick off Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. Main Event tickets, as well as all-inclusive Overnight Packages are available now!

Main Events tickets are $25 per person, and grant unlimited access to all FOUR Main Events. Guests will be supplied with an all-access wristband upon arrival.

“Book the Bash” now!

Guests will be supplied with an all-access wristband upon arrival.

Pulses pound at our electrifying DANCE PARTY in Celebrity Ballroom with the ultimate in music and talent! Headlined by Northwest Indiana favorite Plan B Promotions and DJ Gordo, along with Julian from the B96 Morning Show, this high-energy dance party will thrill with all-night drink specials and an expansive full-service cash bar, as the DJs spin us into the New Year. Cash bar. Doors open 8:00 p.m. See VIP option below.

Click here to see a video from last year’s Dance Party!

Set in our one-of-a-kind indoor tropical oasis, our ATRIUM PARTY has temperatures rising with a performance by the always entertaining Dick Diamond and the Dusters, covering songs from the 70s and 80s. Dance, mingle and party with friends in this colorful locale with all-night drink specials and an expansive full-service cash bar. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. See VIP option below.

Pure Irish revelry at our PUB PARTY! Party in true “craic” spirit at T.J. Maloney’s Authentic Irish Pub, where we’re dedicated to keeping the cocktails flowing and festivities going! Mix in awesome bands, great drink specials and an extensive menu of Irish and American favorites, and you’ve found the perfect spot to ring in the New Year. Featured bands include headliner and local favorite New Element, as well as Angelo Cicco and The Unit. Entertainment starts at 7:00 p.m.

NEW THIS YEAR! Local favorite, The Crawpuppies, will be taking over our Grand Metropolitan Ballroom with an all-out ROCK PARTY, adding another dynamic option to our Main Events! Besides being a great cover band, this band has two critically acclaimed CD releases and has opened for bands such as Blues Traveler, Counting Crows, Live and Everclear. At this party, you’ll rock out as we ring in the New Year, with all-night drink specials and an expansive full-service cash bar. Doors open at 8:00 p.m.

Main Event tickets grant unlimited access to all FOUR events – Dance Party, Atrium Party, Pub Party, and the Rock Party. Tickets are $25 per person. Click here to book!

Specially hosted in our Composers Row for this evening only, Wisecrackers Comedy Club will feature shows at 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., and doors open 30 minutes before show time. Featured comedians are Claude Stuart and Bill Squire. Show reservations will be made on a first come, first serve basis. Cash bar, with a two-drink minimum for guests.

A New Year’s Eve favorite spot, our famed Star Plaza Theatre will feature a headline performance by Damon Williams. Cash bar. Show starts at 8:00 p.m., doors open at 7:00 p.m.

VIP Preferred Seating with Bartender at the DANCE PARTY in Celebrity Ballroom is available. VIP space is limited; it is first come, first served. To reserve, contact Patrick Brown, Star Plaza F&B Director, at (219) 680-1240, or Patrick.Brown@WhiteLodging.com.

Want to feel like royalty this New Year’s Eve? Reign over our ATRIUM PARTY in a Private Cabana with exclusive access for you and your entourage. Each cabana comes with a choice of one of the following: one bottle of super premium liquor, one case of beer, or six bottles of wine, as well as a special, separate NYE Appetizer Menu available to cabana guests. Cabanas open at 7:00 p.m. and accommodate up to 10 guests each. This purchase also comes with all-access wristbands to all Main Events. Price is $70 per guest – minimum of 6 guests and maximum of 10 guests. For more details and to reserve a cabana, call (219) 769-6311 ext. 3, or email Sales@StarPlaza.com.


Cheers to 2013 with the following value-driven, all-inclusive New Year’s Eve packages:

Star Plaza NYE Standard Package

• Overnight accommodations
• All-access wristbands to all Main Events
• All applicable taxes and gratuities
Rates: starting at $243.00 for single and double occupancy
Additional guests: $54.00 per person

Wisecrackers Comedy Club NYE Package

• Overnight accommodations
• Buffet dinner at Star Café
• Wisecrackers Comedy Club ticket(s) – either 7:00 p.m. or 10:00 p.m. show
• All-access wristbands to all Main Events
• Deluxe breakfast buffet at Star Café
• All applicable taxes and gratuities
Rates: starting at $333.00 per night based on double occupancy and two guests
Additional guests: $137.00 per person
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No more than four guests are permitted in a single guestroom. Package amenities are based on how many adults are entered into reservation. All adults in package reservation must be 21 years of age and must have and be able to present an ID. Children are not included in any package amenities.

Room rates are based on traditional guestrooms; all other accommodations will be subject to add-on rates. Packages must be paid in full at time of reservation. No cancellations or refunds. Packages may not be used with other discounts, and must be booked prior to arrival. All packages are inclusive of tax and gratuities.

All guests must wear wristbands prominently. Guests under 21 years of age are not permitted in hotel common areas or at Main Events after 7:00 p.m. Atrium pool will close at 7:00 p.m. Music will play throughout hotel until approximately 2:00 a.m. Food and/or beverages brought into hotel must remain in guestrooms and are prohibited in all common areas and at all events – strictly enforced. In-room dining will be available 24 hours.

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