Mangaluru: Goodbye 2015! Welcome 2016! Off course New Year was a time for celebration. It was indeed a occasion to ring out the old and ring in the new with friends and dear ones. New Year party with its entire sheen and excitement was the perfect occasion for a fresh start whilst making the New Year Eve an ideal representation of color, fervor, zest and enthusiasm. Revelers toasted to the joy of a new year at the glamorous, glittering and extravaganza “New Year’s Eve Party” at Hotel Taj Gateway-Mangaluru and added a little sparkle to the last night of the year of 2015. Revelers enjoyed a spectacular night with Dj Ram, who belted out some top Bollywood, Western, EDM, techno, Baila-Konkani and Tulu- and off course with free-flowing drinks and food.
The crowd predominantly of entrepreneurs, doctors, engineers, young and old envisioned a grand, limited capacity affair that catered to the likes of the entire family and friends. Everyone was set to ring in the New Year 2016 as the energetic Taj crew amped up the celebrations with reverberating music, entertainment, spectacular fireworks, dancing strobe lights, and for once, everyone escaped into an night that they will remember for all eternity. The luxury and finesse of this legendary New Year Eve party did engulf revelers world.
It was indeed a very special night to ring in the new year and make it memorable. Revelers danced to the amazing Bollywood, rock-n-roll, pop and EDM music played by pro-Dj Ram, who along with talented and master compere Jason D’Souza, who had come down all the way from Gulf kept the crowd rocking and partying all night long- and until 1am. Many lifted up their arms up high as the Dj belted out some popular hits that made the party people to feel the power of the music, set against a backdrop of a party theme. There were party games, spot prizes and lots of entertainment as the emcee also kept the audience in full mood and join in the celebrations. The party was fuelled by unlimited cocktails and cocktails, a lavish buffet and unlimited delicious starters prepared by in-house chefs.
The guests savored on the lavish buffet comprising of a array of mouth-watering cuisine, comprising of salads, soups, non-veg (Western and Indian) and veg , desserts etc- to name a few- Summer cucumber salad with piquant vegetables, Omam and mayo potato, Korean Kimchi with broiled sesame, Paprika chicken salami Seafood Thai ,salad, Chicken Liver Pate, Achari squid and onion salad, Fish cold Florentine (Whole fish wrapped in spinach leaves-chaud froid sauce). (Orange zest mayo and mustard dressing), Tawa Chicken Mangalorean, Rawa cafreal fish fingers,Mutton shammi kebab, Veg Singapore noodles, Prawn thai curry,Western-Traditional roast turkey with cranberry jus,Braised leg of lamb rosemary jus, Baked cannelloni princess, Indian treat-Murgh begum bahaar, Paneer jhalfrieze, Dum subz biryani, Mangalorean delight-Calicut mutton biryani, Squid (bondas) sukka, Melagu kagipu- and for, Desserts-Qubaani ka meetha, Warm walnut and chocolate Pudding, Petite fours –assorted mousse, Crepe suzette(flambé), and variety of Ice creams and fresh fruits.
The revelers got the best gifts -like free stays at Taj Group of Hotels nationwide. Overwhelmed and beaming with joy at the good response of revelers who patronized the party, General Manager of Taj Gateway Peter Nirmal got on the stage and thanked everyone for their unstinted support towards Taj Gateway during 2015, and sought their encouragement and support during the forthcoming year 2016- and the crowd gave a rousing ovation when he concluded his heartfelt message. Sales Manager Vinay and his bevy of team did put up a great show, which received high compliments from the revelers. At the stroke of midnight everyone started greeting each other with New Year Wishes, and the sky was lit with spectacular fireworks display.
Yes- Unlimited starters, Drinks, Cocktails, Gourmet food and a whole lot of fun- you name it. Beginning of a brand new year did call for lots of energy and gusto at this glittering and glamorous party. Revelers stamped these magic words on to 2016, at Taj Gateway’s biggest, hippest and happiest New year Eve bash which ushered in the best there can be. This party outwitted and enamored with the charm of variety of cocktails/mocktails/beer/wine etc to get the best out of party people on the Dance Floor. They all either survived the night or bled it all out – and many had one of the most exhilarating experiences of their life !
Off course, 2016 unleashed a million reasons to smile. The revelers did make the first reason be at TAJ. They immersed themselves along with their loved ones to the scintillating Bollywood and Western music along with the flamboyant flow of Unlimited spirits and food. It was that time of the year again when the old goes away and new sets in! It was time to welcome the greatest year in the history of mankind yet! It was a time to celebrate the legacy of an icon! It was a time to live, love and dance! And the best part was that everyone celebrated responsibly in the name of peace, love and dance! With all things glittering, the Taj Gateway organizers made a shining beginning to the brand new year – they gave the revelers choice of their favorite music from idiom, easy , happy to Bollywood to shake a leg or two, with the best of DJ playing for the crowd. To the energetic, friendly and courteous Taj Gateway Team, I say “A Job well Done”. No doubt, it was the “Best New Year’s Eve Party” in Town-Taj Gateway Simply Rocks!