Published on January 25th, 2019 | by Remy Cuesta0
Experiences: AQUARIUS NYC Seafood Festival
The 2nd Annual arctic-chic Aquarius festival, highlighting sustainable seafood and cocktails, will take place at The Foundry in Long Island City on Saturday, January 26th from 7pm – 1am. The historic Foundry is a fully restored 19th century building, which boasts 3,000 sprawling square feet of space offering up stunning views of the Manhattan skyline along with a gorgeous indoor Greenhouse, which will be filled with delicacies from the sea complimented perfectly with complimentary wines and spirits. Aquarius 2019 is brought to you by the talented producers of Secret Summer, Tyler Hollinger of HighLife Productions, Andrew Maturana of RAPT and Allison du Val of The Foundry.
World class brands have been brought on board for this exclusive party. Coney Island Brewery will provide craft beer and hard sodas. Barr Hill Gin & Caledonia Spirits, Tanteo Tequila, Spring 44 Distillery and The Finnish Long Drink and Ketel One will serve up their premium spirits. Ardbeg & Oysters will serve Ardbeg 10YO Bloody Mary and the 10YO Long Islay paired neat with Oysters for purchase. Polar Seltzer Water will have an Ice Village with Orson the Polar on hand to keep things cool, Töst will provide the glamorous taste of champagne without the alcohol and Harmless Harvest Coconut Water will also ensure guests stay hydrated all night. Guests will also be able to sample ginger beers from Fentimans Botanical, and sparkling probiotic drinks from KeVita.
Guests will have the ability to purchase seafood with sustainable offerings as vast as the ocean. MF EVENTS will have a raw bar filled with oysters, shrimp and more. Midtown Greek hotspot Kellari, CA’PISCI in Williamsburg and Italian eatery Bocce will be at your service to satisfy your appetite, Crazy Taco Mex, Neapolitan Express and MyMo Mochi will be on hand to offer up delicious snacks. Awe-inspiring accessories will be available to purchase from Nuun Watch Official and Penelope Traveling Boutique. Commemorate the magical evening with an impromptu photoshoot in the 4Five Photo Booth with nautical props to kick your pics up a notch. Immersive experiences will also include Winter Wolf Ballet and The Fireside Garden. Hudson Horns will also be on hand to provide the evening’s musical entertainment.
Aquarius specialty cocktails and water are complimentary while wearing the Aquarius bracelet. Full meals will be available for purchase and each ticket will come with exclusive access to an after-party at The Profundo Rooftop at The Ravel Hotel next door. Tickets begin at $100 and can be purchased by visiting: http://secretsummernyc.com/aquarius/