Upstairs NYC Spring Gala
Join us on March 25th 2023, 7pm-10pm
Venue : The Pierre Hotel (2 E 61st St, New York, NY 10065)
Theme : Bridgerton (The theme is inspired by the British royal palace from Bridgerton - black tie/formal dress, regency )
Attire : Black-tie
Room : Rotunda & Perrine
Check-in : Please check in when you arrive.
Coat check : There will be a coat check at the event check-in counter.
You will make your way through the Bridgerton themed night! Taking place on Saturday, March 25th starting at 7pm.
This intimate Black-tie gathering evening will kick off with 2 hours open bar and passed hors d'oeuvres, DJ, sponsored drinks, sake tasting, omakase strawberry sampling, photo booth and more to come!
What to expect :
Two hours open bar & passed hors d'oeuvres
Cellist & Violinist performance in Classical & Electric music
DJ with Electric Cello & Violin
Omakase Strawberry sampling by Oishii
Award-Sake tasting by Ichid
Chocolate Gift Box by Laderach
Goodie bags by Pura, Socksmith, Cindy Chen of COMPASS (First 50~100 sign up attendees)
Drink sampling by Parch
Extra order Drink & Food available
7:00pm - 9:00pm : Open Bar & Passed hors d'oeuvres
7:00pm - 7:45pm : Classical Music Performance by Cellist & Violinist
7:45pm - 8:30pm : Electric Cello & Violin with DJ
8:30pm - 10:00pm : DJ
We will have exclusive access to the luxury landmark of New York City, the Pierre hotel. The Oscars, The Emmys, the Pierre Hotel’s lavishly adorned venue spaces have hosted a number of big name galas over the years.
We have a breathtaking ambiance rooms of Rotunda & Perrine, these spaces are notable for As hotel’s most reputable banquet space, the Rotunda is a marvel for fine gathering events in Manhattan. The hand-painted murals of artist Edward Melcarth set the stage for extraordinary private space in The Pierre’s most iconic room.
Have drinks and hors d'oeuvres in the lap of luxury beneath a fresco-covered ceiling of bright blue sky.
The purpose of this event is to provide memorable quality time with friends and guests while enjoying entertainment, great music, conversation, dance or network at beautiful space. And celebrating Upstairs NYC official launch and fundraising. Let's get together and make this one-of-a-kind party unforgettable moments.
Since interest in attending this event is high, we urge you to make your reservation as soon as possible.
As hotel’s most reputable banquet space, the Rotunda is a marvel for fine gathering events in Manhattan. The hand-painted murals of artist Edward Melcarth set the stage for extraordinary private space in The Pierre’s most iconic room.
Have drinks and hors d'oeuvres in the lap of luxury beneath a fresco-covered ceiling of bright blue sky.
Perrine is polished yet relentlessly playful. Under the direction of Executive Chef Ashfer Biju, the farm-to-table restaurant’s seasonally inspired menus skew toward what’s fresh and fun. The end result, naturally, is the kind of unexpectedly indulgent dining you dream about all day, every day.
Super Omakase Strawberry. Oishii Strawberry was featured on New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The New York and more. Oishii brand combined the best farming practices with an obsession for quality to ensure only the most delicious berries make it to your doorstep. Many high-end brands and restaurants became enamored with their flavor, aroma and texture.
It is one of the most exquisite chocolate brands in the world. Läderach has been operating since 1962 and is the largest chocolate retailer in Switzerland. Here at House of Läderach we produce world class Swiss chocolate. Every day our master chocolatiers create little chocolate masterpieces that are not only beautiful to look at but also incredibly delicious. The mouthwatering taste of the best Swiss chocolate available will make you fall in love with our brand and chocolate creations from the first mouthful.
Out of a love for individuality and self-expression, Socksmith was born in 1988. Our socks are designed with love by our talented, in-house artists. They are knit with care using top-quality materials and they are uniquely tailored for those who agree with our mantra of #NoBoringSocks.
Refreshingly complex, non-alcoholic agave cocktails infused with desert botanicals and adaptogens.
In developing Parch™, we studied ancient beverages, rituals and botanical infusions across Mexico and the Southwestern US, drawing inspiration from traditional plant-based beverages enjoyed as alternatives to alcohol. Our distinctive adult beverages are inspired by the Sonoran Desert and the lush biodiversity it keeps. Each sip offers complex flavors from unique pairings of desert ingredients, based on the ethos that “what grows together, goes together."
Pura is a tech company that creates uplifting experiences through scent. The company pairs fragrance with smart technology in a way that enables users to customize and control the way they experience scent, partnering with brands like Disney, Capri Blue, and Anthropologie to bring original and well-loved fragrances to consumers in a modern, convenient, and safe way. We know that life is better when it smells good.
The Pura Smart Fragrance Diffuser empowers you to personalize every detail of your home fragrance experience —all from your phone. Simply plug in, program, and let premium, clean fragrance enhance your every mood.
ICHIDO Junmai Daiginjo won the Gold Prize in France and Plata/Silver award at the Spanish International Liquor in Spain, Sparkling Rose won the gold medal at the Milan Sake Challenge in Italy. The best finest bubbles created by secondary fermentation. A fine and soft bubble is produced by an artful fusion of time-honored sake brewing techniques along with traditional champane-making methods that is anything but traditional.
Our brewery is located in the scenic valleys of Tohoku in Northern Japan. We produce sake from local rice grown in this ideal climate and pure water, rich in minerals, from Mt. Abkuma. Using only hand-crafted and all-natural Japanese ingredients – pure spring water, koji yeast, and rice – ICHIDO Japanese Sparkling Sake is an effervescent and expressive experience like nothing else.
The Pierre Hotel
2 E 61st St, New York, NY 10065
・Is there coat check?
Yes, There will be a coat check at the event check-in counter.
・Are there QR code tickets?
Yes, check-in with QR code.
・Can I come late?
Yes, Door doors are open 7pm-10pm, but you may miss the open bar, passed hors d'oeuvres, and performance.
・I ended up not being able to make it.
Please refer to our refund policy below.
・Should I dress Black tie?
Dress code Black tie is the idea of how to dress up, but it's ok if you don't dress exactly Black tie. Please enjoy what you want to wear! Formal and cocktail is recommended.
・Will I be able to buy ticket at the entrance?
No, please purchase ticket through this website.
・Will I be able to leave and return to the event?
Yes, please check-out and check-in when you come back.
・Is parking available at the hotel?
No, hotel parking is available only for the guests who check in hotel room. Please use public parking.
Policy & Refund
The event fee is non-refundable. You can, on the other hand, transfer a ticket to a friend.
If an event is postponed, rescheduled, or moved, your tickets are still valid for the new date and no further action is required. Emails will be sent to ticket holders notifying them of any available refund options for the event.
Attendees must be 21 years of age or older.
Guests who test positive to COVID-19 will be unable to enter the venue. These guests are encouraged to contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book a future event.
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By entering the Pierre Hotel for the Spring Gala event, you consent to having your image captured by official photographers and videographers. The resulting materials, including still photographs, video and audio recording may be used by Upstairs NYC for the promotional entities without restriction or financial compensation, in news materials, promotional materials, on the web, social media and other properties. If you do not agree to having your image captured or recorded, please do not participate the event.
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