The start of a brand new year is always exciting. So much possibility, so much sunshine and the best part, so many new parties.
The one calendar event we are absolutely thrilled is back for 2021 is The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions Carnival and Raceday and it’s set to be showcase of sizzling action and entertainment both on and off the track.
Big screen racing, live entertainment and exclusive events will deliver non-stop excitement and stamp The Star as the Carnival’s official off-track party destination on Saturday 16th January, with the Broadbeach resort introducing a series of inaugural raceday luncheons.
Whether you want to watch live racing over an elegant champagne lunch, peruse the form guide with your friends over cocktails or celebrate into the night, The Star Gold Coast has you covered.
One of the hottest tickets in town is to Nineteen at The Star’s exclusive raceday lunch with a five-course set menu, four-hour premium beverage package and big screens throughout the restaurant so revellers don’t miss a minute of the live racing action.
Guests will receive a glass of Ruinart on arrival and dine on dishes including Prawn and Oscietra Caviar, Confit Duck Rillette, Nineteen’s signature ‘Smokey’ Oysters, Grilled Patagonian Toothfish and Fillet Steak while sipping Veuve Clicquot, craft beer and a premium selection of wines for $350 per person. Click here to discover more.
For an Italian affair, toast the thoroughbreds in style at Cucina Vivo with a five-course lunch, including a three-hour beverage package with Moët & Chandon Imperial Brut for $170 per person. You’ll indulge in Vanella Burratina bursting with fresh figs; Aragosta Risotto with Australian Bay Lobster Bug; and Milly Hill Lamb Rack topped with Smoked Eggplant Puree and Fregola. Click here to discover more.
For the perfect five-star coastal experience, choose a stylish picnic on The Lawn at Garden Kitchen & Bar. Up to eight people will take a seat at an exclusive table to cheer on the main races in the most epic fashion, including two ‘picnic-style’ courses bursting with fresh seasonal eats and a three-hour Chandon beverage package for $1,200. Kick off the afternoon with an Avocado, Nectarine and Walnut Salad, Chargrilled Angus Beef Sliders and House Smoked Salmon Skewers, before indulging in a share platter with Avocado & Prawn Ceviche, Karaage Style Chicken and Homemade Crispy Fries. Click here to discover more.
Garden Kitchen & Bar is also offering booth packages on raceday for up to 12 people, in addition to a la carte dining including bottomless champagne and sparkling upgrades starting from $45 per person for 1.5 hours. Click here to discover more.
After the last horse has passed the post, The Lawn is the place to be with live music and DJ sets from 4pm until late. Dance your way late into the evening with ARIA award-winning DJ Kid Kenobi, nationally renowned house DJ John Course and global electronic dance sensation Will Sparks all headlining the post-race festivities at The Star for FREE.
What a time.
Bring on the party of the year.
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STORY SPONSORED BY THE STAR GOLD COAST