New Year's Eve powered by The Polkaholics at the DANK Haus
Willkommen 2012 at the DANK Haus with a white hot blaze of sequins and guitars known as The Polkaholics.
Balloons fall from the gilded ceiling, partygoers warm up with a traditional feuerzangenbowle and learn their future at the Bleigiessen display. (See below for more on cultural enrichment)
Doors open at 8:00pm
Event closes 2:00 am
Must be 21 and over
Each entrance includes raffle ticket to win an Epiphone guitar
Food & Beverage:
BBK or Kostritzer beer
1/2 Liter $6
Champagne (German Sekt) - $25 per bottle*
*(Champagne originally advertised at $10 were 187mL and are unavailable
Now you are getting 4 times the champagne for only 2 and 1/2 times the price)
Water/Pop - $1
Pretzel - $2
Landjaeger - $3 ( spicy dried beef sausage - a favorite of hikers)
FREE Parking at MB Financial Lot, Western & Gunnison
Feuerzangenbowle, wherein a sugar cone is soaked in high proof rum and lit on fire over a spiced wine.
The sugar drips into the wine. While the cone burns, the party gathers and warm converstation enues.
Also will be a Bleigiessen demonstration. Bleigiessen is the melting of lead or for safety sake, wax and dropping it into a cold bowl of water. you then interpret the resulting shape to learn your fortune for the New Year
"The same procedure as every year!"
Dank Haus (View)
4740 N. Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|