CityOut brings you the best places to party over Grand Prix weekend
While there’s no doubt the Monaco Grand Prix is one of life’s unmissable spectacles, the pre and post-race parties are just as much fun in their own right.
For four days the Principality becomes a veritable feast of music, parties and fashion shows, with the fun beginning on Thursday and running right through until the early hours of Monday morning.
Here CityOut brings you a guide to the best places to see and be seen over Grand Prix weekend; the only thing stopping you from having the time of your life is your stamina!
Thursday 21 May: Iconic party laser show with Nello Simioli, one of Italy’s top ten DJs
Friday 22 May: Armand de Brignac F1 party with red-hot DJ Mark Ronson, producer of number one smash hit, ‘Uptown Special’
Saturday 23 May: Philipp Plein official party with DJ Greeem of Hocus Pocus and C2C fame
Sunday 24 May: Soirée for the Princess Charlene of Monaco foundation with world famous entertainer, Fat Boy Slim. If the British superstar DJ can’t get you on the dancefloor, nothing will, but if you need another reason to party, all profits will go to the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation, which uses sport to aid children’s education and development.
Tel: (377) 98 06 70 68 or 06 80 86 21 08
Friday 22nd May
U*NITE: The Amber Lounge’s traditional fashion show is back for 2015 featuring the usual mix of sport, fashion and gourmet dining. The glamorous soiree will see F1 drivers take to the catwalk and some of the hottest A-list celebrities watching in the wings, in one of the traditional highlights of the race weekend. A fabulous charity auction will be followed by a star-studded after party for a night you’ll never forget.
Saturday 23 May
21:00 Amber Lounge Dining, where delicious gourmet food is accompanied by unlimited wine
22:30 – After-party with international DJ sets, live performance by JOHN NEWMAN and the F1 Girls’ Night Out
Sunday 24 May
21:00: Amber Lounge Dining, where delicious gourmet food is accompanied by unlimited wine
22:30: A stunning DJ libe-up will take to the decks for the official the F1 drivers’ after-party
Get in the mood by starting your evening at Amber Lounge Dining, soak up the stunning views of the Mediterranean while the chefs prepare a delicious gourmet menu with unlimited fine wines.
Tel: +377 97 77 16 34
Thursday 21 May: Dinner à la carte
Friday 22 – Dinner menu at €190 (excluding drinks)
Saturday 23 – Dinner menu at €240 (excluding drinks)
Sunday 24 – Dinner à la carte
Each night from 21 to 24 May, party animlas can enjoy the exceptional sounds of resident Buddha Bar disc-spinner, Papa DJ, from the right at the heart of the racetrack.
Tel: +377 98 06 19 19
Thursday 21 May: Caligagan
Friday 22 May: 4 kicks
Saturday 23 May: Highwood
Sunday 24 May: Fox
Each evening resident La Rascasse DJs Real Fred, Vince Marco, Chris LNA, Eduardo and Niko Larson will be joined by performers, stilt-walkers and fire shows.
Tel: +377 98 06 16 16
The Sea Lounge Monte-Carlo
Open for four days only, the Sea Lounge Monte-Carlo is a unique place to party when the sun goes down on the day’s racing.
Each night from Thursday 21 to Sunday 23 May, DJs Angel Palmer and Benjamin Franklin will entertain you at the “The ultimate experience” WARM UP parties, jst add cocktails to complete the experience.
VIP Area: € 1000 / person (table seats at least 4 people)
Seaside Area: € 500 / person (table seats at least 4 people)
Tel: +377 98 06 54 54