Rock ’Til the Drop at The FIFTH – An Epic West Coast Event

Rock ’Til the Drop at The FIFTH – An Epic West Coast Event

It has been a fantastic 2019, but the countdown to next year – and the next decade – is on. The end of a decade calls for a celebration of epic proportions. Across the United States, millions of people will be celebrating the transition from 2019 to 2020. On the east coast, Times Square will be hosting one of the nation’s biggest New Year’s Eve parties. On the west coast, there’s no better place to bid 2019 adieu than The FIFTH. Here are some facts about the Times Square celebration and how to make your celebration the best one on the west coast:

East Coast Fact: 

The Times Square ball moves on a custom-designed flagpole affixed to the top of the Times Tower, a 25-story skyscraper. The height of the Times Tower roof is 363 feet in the air.

West Coast Celebration: 

Rock ‘Til the Drop at The FIFTH is the perfect event for your New Year’s Eve celebration. Whether you are planning an intimate celebration with your significant other or a large one with many friends, The FIFTH is your place. Celebrating at a rooftop location gives you both a lovely view of the city and the opportunity to watch any nearby fireworks. 

East Coast Fact: 

The ball dropped in Time Square on New Year’s Eve weighs in at 11, 875 pounds and is 12 feet in diameter. The ball is traditionally dropped at 11:59 pm on New Year’s Eve and takes approximately 60 seconds to reach the bottom of its tower. Time Square plays host to a celebration with live music from multiple artists to ring in the New Year.

West Coast Celebration: 

At The FIFTH, Michael Physick and the band will be adding live music to the evening’s festivities. Michael Physick provides music from multiple genres and spanning over 5 decades. His loop station provides layers of complexity and additional instrumentation to add to the immersive sound of his music. If you are hoping to ensure that your New Year’s celebration has the best soundtrack around, The FIFTH has got you covered. 

East Coast Fact:

Approximately 3,000 pounds of confetti are dropped over Times Square upon the stroke of midnight.

West Coast Celebration: 

Rock ‘Till the Drop tickets come with a complimentary champagne toast, so your evening will sparkle whether or not confetti is included. There is no better way to celebrate the end of the decade than by raising a glass to the past year. Gather as the last few minutes of 2019 fade away to toast with your party and to commemorate a year gone by.

Remember, this is a New Year’s Eve event that is not to be missed. Bring those close to you and prepare to Rock ‘Til the Drop to the stunning soundtrack of Michael Physick and the band. Make sure to go purchase your tickets now – they’re going fast. You can keep up with events, live music, and upcoming specials at the FIFTH through social media, @thefifthoc, and our events calendar.