Announcing the Southeast’s Best New Years Eve Party to Welcome 2019
Charleston, SC August 2, 2018 — Mount Pleasant’s USS Yorktown will be transformed into the 7th Annual Yorktown Countdown New Years Eve Party on December 31st.
2018 UPDATE: Because general Admission has been eliminated, all tickets will now be for an exclusive VIP event.
Yorktown Countdown’s New Years Eve Celebration will provide a top-shelf bar, champagne and light hors-d’oeuvres. In addition, guests will experience Charleston’s best performing artists and live entertainers. VIP guests can explore the entire ship with 3 stages and 15,000 sqft of heated flight deck tent space. Check out the best views of the Charleston Harbor, Ravenel bridge and downtown Charleston from the ship.
Live Entertainment at the 7th Annual Yorktown Countdown NYE Party
Live music performances take place from 9:00 PM until 1:00 AM. Guests of the 7th Annual Yorktown Countdown New Years Eve Party will experience the genres of funk, rock, dance, and Top 40 Billboard hits.
Firstly, the night begins with headliner, “Motown Throwdown,” Charleston’s premier party band. The group is led by sax man Mike Quinn and the amazing vocalist, Kanika Moore. Expect an energetic performance, with ripping solos, soulful vocals, and catchy melodies on top of a relentless funk-driven core.
Up next is “Terraphonics.” The group is composed of songwriter/ guitarist Thomas Kenney and features Alex Kellner on Bass, Brandon Brooks on Drums, and Jonathan Lovett on Keys. They will be joined by a rotating cast of soulful vocalists and M.C.’s. Additionally, their special Yorktown performance will feature the soaring vocals of Aisha Kenyetta and lyricism of MC Damn Skippy. As a result, guests receive an unbeatable recipe of hip-hop and soul.
Charleston’s very own master violinist, “Seth G,” is a high-energy performer perfect for your NYE music entertainment. Through a variety of dance, hip-hop, and remixes of all-time classics, Seth’s music is visceral and ear gripping. Because of Seth G’s multi-layered melodies and mood-altering charm, he’s often referred to as an electronic wonder.
Moreover, Charleston’s favorite female DJ, “DJ B,” will be bringing her funky musical talents. She brings a variety of electronic dance and funky beats, to keep you moving and grooving the entire set.
Lastly, performances by “Sparkbox” & “Clark Keagy” will cap off Charleston’s best NYE party. This popular duo has been at the forefront of entertainment and nightlife as one of the go-to live performances in Charleston. Bearing everything from turntables to saxophones, Spark & Clark offer audiences a taste of dance, funk, hip-hop and throwback tunes.
Get Your All-Access VIP Tickets to Yorktown Countdown
VIP tickets for the 7th Annual Yorktown Countdown New Years Eve Party start at $160. You get access to an all-inclusive full-service top-shelf bar and light hors-d’oeuvres. Guests can also explore the entire USS Yorktown. This includes 3 different stages, the indoor airplane hangar, outdoor fantail area, the Yorktown’s rooftop flight deck, a large-screen ball drop, and much more!
Get your tickets today!
For information on how to spend your New Year’s Eve visit, www.YorktownCountdown.com.