We are Winter Gala

Once Upon A Time In New Orleans

From old-world casino glam to lavish homesteads along the shores of the Mississippi, Once Upon A Time in New Orleans will take you on a journey of music, Cajun cuisine, the mystical and mischievous. 

Dress to impress and join us 3rd of July on our journey as we conjure up classical decadence, a little southern flair, and a splash of the unexpected!

Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler... let the good times roll!

We are excited to host the star event of Queenstown's 'Welcome to Winter' celebrations, the We are Winter Gala Ball. Join us for a night of festivities, fantastic food and live entertainment. 

Date: Saturday 3 July 2021 

Venue: TSS Eanslaw Steamship and Walter Peak High Country Farm

Time: 7pm - Midnight | Boarding begins at 6.30pm, with the TSS Earnslaw setting sail for Walter Peak at 7pm sharp 

Theme: Once Upon a Time in New Orleans 

Dress: Embrace the theme and dress to impress

Food: Executive Chef, Mauro Battaglia, has created a Cajan and Creole inspired roaming menu, think jambalaya, seafood, gumbo, and smokey BBQ.  Food stations and roaming canapes will create a unique, interactive culinary experience. 

Drink: We have teamed up with Mt. Difficulty and Cardrona Distillery to deliver excellent wines and create scrumptious signature cocktails for the evening. All guests will receive a drink on arrival, with all-inclusive drinks tickets also available to purchase. 


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