New Year’s Eve events in Hope

Here are a few ideas to consider when choosing where to ring in 2015

With New Year’s Eve approaching, here are some options for ringing in 2015.

293 Wallace Street Restaurant will offer a special fresh sheet on New Year’s Eve, in addition to their regular menu, consisting of dishes such as mussels with herbs and shallots, lobster bisque, and a foie gras torchon. They will also have live music featuring Mark Andrie. For more information, call 604-860-0822.

The Hope Legion presents Rockin’ Country New Year’s Eve Party on Dec. 31 featuring the Merv Tremblay Band. Tremblay is a Canadian singer, songwriter and producer who performs his regular weekly Jam Session at the Captain’s Cabin in Mission. Born in Calgary, Tremblay was welcomed into an already acclaimed country music family, including his uncles, Duncan and Clifford Tremblay of the Tremblay Brothers. At the age of 14, Tremblay received his first guitar and was hooked on the country sounds of The Everly Brothers, Roy Orbison, Merle Haggard and Waylon Jennings. Tremblay has been entertaining crowds at various venues for almost 30 years. His hit singles include “She’s So Sweet,” “Dance With You,” and “Wish You Were Here.” Tickets to the show are $25 a person and are available by calling 604-869-5465, 604-869-9942, or at the Legion Lounge.

Steve Loaf and Celeste will be at the Eagles Hall Lounge on New Year’s Eve for members and guests. The duo are Meatloaf and Roy Orbison cover artists with over 25 years of experience. Doors open at 8 p.m. and dancing begins at 9 p.m. Tickets are $20 a person, which includes a beef dip dinner, party favours and champagne. Tickets are at the Eagles Hall Lounge, 386 Fort St. For more information, call 604-869-2560.

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