Events at Andaz 5th
Andaz 5th Avenue is celebrating summer with an array of experiences for guests and locals alike. Centrally located in the heart of Manhattan, across from the New York Public Library and Bryant Park, the hotel is the ideal spot to access the best of summer 2014 in New York City. From a Summer of Ceviche, to a Summer Shakers Mixology Class, guests will now be able to take advantage of the program line-up available on property. “We’ve put together an exciting set of experiences and offerings for our hotel guests, as well as New Yorkers, to take part in and enjoy what’s great about summer in New York City,” stated Cornelia Samara, General Manager of Andaz 5th Avenue, “It’s part of the Andaz way to give guests an opportunity to interact with locals and experience the hotel’s native culture.”
Theater Menu: the shop at Andaz 5th Avenue, which serves fresh, seasonal cuisine headed by Executive Chef Chad Minton, is located just minutes from the theater district on the corner of 5th Avenue and 41st Street. For the first time ever, the shop will offer a theater menu for two seatings at either 5:30pm or 6:15pm. The menu will be a three-course prix fix. Guests can choose between select small plate items followed by large plate offerings and a savory dessert from the seasonal selections which rotate weekly. The price will be $65 per person, or guests can select to have their menu paired with wine for $86. (Prices do not include tax or gratuity.) The theater menu is set to launch on June 10th in celebration of Broadway’s biggest night of the year, The Tony Awards.
Broadway Mixology Series:
the bar downstairs at Andaz 5th Avenue is partnering with four Broadway shows on a series of Mixology Classes. Centrally located in the heart of Manhattan, not far from the bright lights of the Great White Way, the hotel’s bar is the ideal spot to meet up with friends before or after a show. Starting September 27th, the monthly classes will be led by Mixologists Shane McGowan and Sean Diener and will be priced at $90.00 each. The 90minute classes will begin at 3:30p and tickets are available through Eventbrite (http://mixologyatandaz5th.eventbrite.com). Each class will be spirit-driven and highlight the bar’s custom cocktail philosophy. Participants will learn the tricks and tips needed to perfectly concoct two custom cocktails, one of which has been specially designed for each class using inspiration from Pippin (September); Cinderella (October); Motown (November); and A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder (December). Bites from the bar downstairs will be served everyone will take home a limited edition 100% cotton tote bag filled with the Andaz 5th Avenue Mixology kit, which includes a cocktail shaker, the bespoke mixtures needed to replicate the cocktails at home, recipes and other fun treats. One of the totes will contain a 4 pack of tickets to that month’s show.
Broadway Mixology Series at the bar downstairs:
- September 27: featuring Pippin
- October 25: featuring Cinderella
- November 15: featuring Motown
- December 13: featuring A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder
Beginning October 1st, once a week we’ll spotlight one of our amazing local vendor partners during our regular wine hours in the lounge. Tumbador Chocolate will be featured throughout October and in November, North Fork Potato Chips! Special treats will be available for guests from 5-7pm.