Ring In The New Year In Rugby

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - by Kelly McCauley

Looking for a unique experience to start off 2014? Then celebrate the New Year in Historic Rugby and start the year with a set of events sure to please all ages.


On Tuesday, Dec. 31, the Harrow Road Café will kick off the festivities with a special holiday dinner featuring prime rib, salmon with dill sauce, or Teriyaki Chicken, with your choice of sides. There will be live music and holiday drink specials. Seating will take place from 5-8 p.m. EST. Cost is $15/person with alcohol and gratuity extra. Reservations are preferred for this dinner.


The celebration continues with a New Year’s Eve Masquerade Party to be held at historic Uffington House, the home of Margaret Hughes, mother of Thomas Hughes, Rugby’s founder. The party will be held from 9 p.m. EST to 1 a.m. EST, Dec. 31.  Cost for the event is $20/adults, and $15 for children, six-20, which includes light fare, cash bar, costume contest and live music provided by Frank Hanwright and the Frankettes.  Reservations are required.


Wrap up your celebration with a New Year’s Day breakfast buffet to be held at the Harrow Road Café from 9-11 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Jan. 1.  Buffet will feature a variety of hot breakfast items including eggs, hash brown casserole, sausage, bacon and more. Cost is $10/person with gratuity extra. 


All inclusive packages for the dinner, masquerade, and breakfast are avalible for $40 for adults, $35 for children 20 and under.  Lodging is avalible at a 15% discount for any attendees wishing to stay over in Rugby for the holiday. Contact 423 628-2441 or rugbylegacy@highland.net for more details or to make reservations.  


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