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The Central Coast’s premier oceanfront resort offers guests the ultimate way to celebrate with The New Year’s Eve Glitter Gala Package and more

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – December 3, 2018 – Situated on 78 acres of majestic beachfront property – The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is bringing old Hollywood glamour to the Central Coast with the New Year’s Eve Glitter Gala. From a decadent dinner buffet, to private ballroom cabanas, to an unforgettable after-party, locals and visitors alike are invited to create lasting memories in style. Adults will enjoy libations and dancing late into the evening while children join Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment program for special New Year’s Eve fun and games.

New Year’s Eve Dinner
Monday, December 31, 2018 from 7:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Drawing inspiration from the glamour of old Hollywood, The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara welcomes travelers to close out the year with a decadent culinary spread featuring the freshest ingredients of the season expertly prepared by Executive Chef Umit Kaygusuz.

$295 for adults; $125 for children up to 12 years old, exclusive of tax and gratuity. Includes a festive reception with hors d’oeuvres and buffet dinner, open bar, dancing, party favors, and afterparty admittance. Dress code: Evening dress and suit; black tie optional.

New Year’s Eve After-Party
Monday, December 31, 2018 from 10:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

A lively late-night celebration featuring cocktails and music, the New Year’s Eve After-Party at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is the ideal way to celebrate the New Year with friends and family on the picturesque coast.

$150 per person exclusive of tax and gratuity, adults only. Reserve seating not available. Includes open bar, dancing, and party favors

New Year’s Eve Glitter Gala Package
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara invites travelers to escape to a quiet retreat after an evening of celebration with the New Year’s Eve Glitter Gala Package. Guests will feel rested and rejuvenated awakening to the sound of rolling waves. The package includes:

  • Overnight accommodations
  • New Year’s Eve Glitter Gala Dinner for two
  • Daily resort fee
  • Valet parking

$295 for adults; $125 for children up to 12 years old, exclusive of tax and gratuity. Includes a festive reception with hors d’oeuvres and buffet dinner, open bar, dancing, party favors, and afterparty admittance. Dress code: Evening dress and suit; black tie optional.

Private Ballroom Cabanas
Party-goers will enjoy a more elevated, exclusive experience with unparalleled service by reserving a private ballroom cabana this New Year’s Eve.

$1,000 for each private cabana. Purchase of Dinner or After-Party ticket required, limited availability. Includes 1 bottle of Dom Pérignon, a sweet surprise, and butler service.

Children’s New Year’s Eve Party
Monday, December 31, 2018 from 8:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. in the Rotunda

Join Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment for an evening of celebration and fun. Children will enjoy making crafts, tasty treats, games, glitter and more! For those guests who prefer to enter the new year well-rested, a quiet area will be available.

$100 per child; $60 for each additional sibling. Admission included with Glitter Gala Dinner. Reservations required.

For more information, please visit ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/california/santa-barbara or call the resort at (805) 968-0100.