As we celebrate the New Year, let’s not forget those who don’t get to enjoy the festivities. theCurve, e@Curve and IPC will host a Charity Concert for the Malaysian floods, featuring live music from Paperplane Pursuit, Kyoto Protocol, OJ Law and others, from 8.30pm onwards. You can also drop off donation items for flood victims from 6pm and donate cash via Mercy Malaysia at the event.
theCurve, Jalan PJU7/3, Mutiara Damansara, 47810 PJ. Entry: Free.
As Zouk welcomes 2015, the club is also bidding farewell to Jalan Ampang as it moves on to its new venue on Jalan Tun Razak in January. Zouk is famous for its themed parties and this one looks set to have an inter-galactic Star Wars twist. We’re also expecting a dash of nostalgia – after all, it’s one of their last big bashes in the current venue.
Zouk, 113 Jalan Ampang, KL City Centre, 50088 KL. Entry: RM75 inc. one drink.
Under9 condemns those who don’t want to experience this ride into the New Year with them as ‘fools’. Away from all the fireworks and festivities, Under9 is promising a night of quality sound featuring Jason Voon Notion A, Hebbo, Alam and DJ Low. Bored of fireworks and other mainstream NYE activities? You’ll be sure to find your crowd at Under9.
Under9, 9, Bangunan Ming & Annexe, Jalan Bukit Nanas, 50250 KL. Entry: RM25 inc. one drink before midnight.
The indie live music venue stays true to its roots with a rocking new year line-up featuring the Paddy Usher Band, The Endleaves and more. There’s a free shot of tequila with every beer from 7pm – 9pm so early birds will be rewarded.
352 Jalan 5/57, Petaling Garden, 47000 PJ. Entry: Free.
16 DJs, two venues, one heck of a party. Lust and Nagaba are throwing a joint NYE party this year, with DJs including DJ Ash and SonaOne (Lust) and Premo Supremo and DeeJay Low (Nagaba). Dress code is fun and colourful for the carnival theme and drinks promotions include a bubbly buffet for RM200 on the rooftop of Nagaba.
Jalan Nagasari, 50200 KL. Entry: RM60 inc. one drink or RM90 inc. two drinks and entry to both venues.
Off the Changkat strip, Pisco Bar has become a favourite for locals and expats alike for offering a more offbeat Bukit Bintang experience. NYE will be no different as Bunga (of IndieGo KL) and Mmmeng spin some nu-disco, indie and more to get you on the dance floor.
29 Jalan Mesui, 50200 KL. Entry: RM30, includes one glass of Cava and party pack.
Calling all fitness fanatics, or maybe just people who want to dance into the New Year Zumba style, KSL Sport is hosting a unique countdown party to welcome 2015. Prep yourselves in your best gear and dance in the new year with salsa moves and aerobics.
KSL Sport Sri Gombak Futsal Centre, KL. Entry: RM50 inc. free t-shirt and a donation to flood evacuees.
Ida Mariana & ROZZ at Alexis
Alexis Bistro in Great Eastern Mall presents a jazzy New Year’s countdown with Ida Mariana & ROZZ giving it their all on stage. A great way to eat to your hearts content and relax your way to 2015. Dinner packages from RM195++ per pax.
Alexis Bistro Ampang, Great Eastern Mall, 303 Jalan Ampang, 50450 KL. Entry: RM65 (cover only).
Bangsar Shopping Centre is closing off a few streets in Bangsar exclusively for their New Year celebration consisting of performances, fireworks and other activities for all guests. There will also be a free shuttle bus service from various nearby points, including Bangsar LRT, to save the hassle of parking.
Bangsar Shopping Centre, G138, Jalan Maarof, Bukit Bandaraya, 59000 KL. Entry: Free.
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