1888 Press Release - On Saturday, June 21 beginning at 10:00 p.m., Miami's King of Nightlife, Gerry Kelly, will celebrate his annual Legendary Birthday Xtravaganza!
Miami, FL - The Newport Beachside Resort and Hotel will play to host to over 1,000 of Kelly's closest friends for this one-of-a kind "Le Cirque Royale" Celebration! The Xtravaganza will be held in the main Grand lobby, as well as in their award-winning restaurant, Kitchen 305. The lobby will be transformed by renowned set designers 3DX, into a magnificent royal palace with towering pillars of red and gold.
Creating Gerry Kelly's "Le Cirque Royale" cake will be non-other than, the internationally renowned and award winning dynamic duo, Carolina Montoya and Luis Fernando Puga of Unique Designer's Cakes. Their edible scale creations have been featured in publications across the globe and have attracted many celebrity clientele.
Spearheading the entertainment for the evening will be Choreographer, Pamela Cannellas from Hot Jam Entertainment, with a bevy of performers and stage shows throughout the evening. Spinning in the grand lobby will be DJ NYX playing open format and top 40 and DJ Patrick Mohr in Kitchen 305.
A Former Couture Fashion designer, Kelly has played a significant role in placing South Beach and Miami, on the world's nightlife map and has been credited for opening some of the most incredible hotspots in the Southern United States. Venues include, Sean Penn's Bash, Shadow Lounge, Level, Karu & Y and The Fifth, to mention a few. He is hailed as a Miami's Nightlife Guru and as the Associated Press very eloquently described him, "Gerry Kelly is to Nightlife what the Queen of England is to Royalty." His events and productions have attracted the "Who's Who" of the Celebrity A-List, as well as international renowned personalities, such as Former President Clinton, Sean Combs a.k.a P. Diddy, Busta Rhymes, Angelica Houston, Jack Nicholson, Matt Damon, Russell Simmons, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Attorney General Janet Reno, Lauren Hutton, Faye Dunaway, Paris Hilton, Lenox Lewis, Evander Holyfield, Ana Nicole Smith, Enrique Iglesias, Carlos Ponce, Sonya Braga, Nelly Furtado, Chaka Khan, Donna Summer, Ivana and Ivanka Trump and many more!
For guests that would like to dine before the celebration, KITCHEN 305 has created a special Surf & Turf dinner for $35 per person beginning at 7:00 p.m., which includes one Maine Lobster tail and a filet mignon steak, along with delicious potatoes and roasted tomatoes. Kitchen 305 will also have bottles special throughout the evening, including Absolut Vodka bottles for $150 (++) and Premium Bottles including Grey Goose, Black Label, Patron and more for $175 (++). For dining or table reservations please call 305.749.2110. The official celebration begins with Red Carpet arrivals at 10:00 p.m. followed by a Cocktail and hors d'oeuvres reception until 11:00 p.m.
Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort
Whether your idea of vacation means relaxation, adventure or a little of both, your search for the ideal Miami Beach hotel ends with Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort. Experience world-class services combined with outstanding value in a beautiful oceanfront setting, just minutes from Miami and Fort Lauderdale in Sunny Isles Beach, FL. Get et ready to unleash your sense of adventure, unwind at the beach, shop 'til you drop or all of the above. At Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort, the excitement and splendor of South Florida lies at your doorstep. Breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, personalized service and our award-winning Miami restaurant, Kitchen 305, has made Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort the quintessential destination for Miami beachfront weddings and social events. From an intimate gathering to a celebration for 500, a formal affair in a grand ballroom to a casual beachside occasion, Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort offers creative and comprehensive solutions for all budgets and styles.
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida # 1 Destination as Reported By TripAdvisor Travel Cast Top 10 Destinations In The US for 2008.
Kitchen 305 Restaurant
Kitchen 305 offers an exciting and unique dining experience where creative plating techniques showcase distinctive gastronomic American-eclectic fare at its best. Where South Beach meets Sunny Isles Beach, Kitchen 305 offers great food and a fun dining in a chic setting. Located in the home of the former Newport Pub, Kitchen 305 has been voted to be a "Top Hot Spot" by miami.com. A weekly line-up of fun filled evenings such as all you can eat Main Lobster on Wednesdays and all you can eat Stone Crab on Fridays. The latest in 80s, 90s and today, offering top Miami D.J.s and popular bands making Kitchen 305 the perfect location for a night-on-the-town or a special event. Kitchen 305 is open daily at 5:30 PM for cocktails and dinner. Reservations are highly recommended and hotel guests get preferred seating.