Matching the Leeds Venue - 53 Degrees North in Halifax!

Matching the Leeds Venue - 53 Degrees North in Halifax!






+ 53 Degrees North Residents Andrew Sykes and Ben Bottomley

Pavv Foxx (Percussion) and Simon Levi (Saxophone)




On Saturday 1st July 53 Degrees North Halifax is celebrating its third birthday in true Ibizan style. A day to night Balearic party, with a soundtrack from Km5 Ibiza on its World Showcase Tour featuring Iban Mendoza (Pacha, Space, Manumission), Mina (Km5, Beachhouse, Es Vive, Soulbeach)and Jon Sa Trinxa (Salinas, Ibiza).

The island spirit takes over the whole venue and outside terrace, with indoor and outdoor live dancers and aerial performers, live percussion and sax, plus pop up summer bars and street food, alongside a bespoke menu from 53 Degrees North’s sister venue, Ricci’s Tapas & Cicchetti.

There will be no shortage of sensational summer drinks with brands providing standalone bars including Ciroc Vodka, Laurent Perrier Champagne and Estrella Galicia, perfectly complementing the 53 Degrees signature Pińa Colada and Pornstar Martini slush pop-up.

This is latest in 53 Degrees North’s sell out birthday Ibiza take-overs. Famed for its unforgettable Ibiza season opening and closing parties, Km5 is one of Ibiza's iconic venues with the best cocktails, music and live entertainment. The Km5 World Tour kicked off in Miami in May, before hitting McQueen in London and bringing the party to 53 Degrees North in July and heading back out to mainland Europe.

The last three years have been an amazing journey for 53 Degrees North, and the party will showcase the bar and late lounge’s stylish rebrand. The place to be in Halifax, 53 Degrees North is a laid back cocktail bar with a twist of class and imagination. From lunchtime until way past bedtime, folk can find the team mixing up a showstopping menu of signature cocktails, fine wines and craft beers, accompanied by brilliant beats from established DJs and the latest up-and-coming talent.

Director Jody Monteith commented: “This is our third Ibiza birthday take-over and this year we’ve taken the party to the next level. Our birthday is a huge celebration for friends old and new, so this year we’ve gone all out with aerial entertainers, dancers, live music and of course we’re honoured to welcome Km5 on their world tour showcasing world renowned DJs that truly bring the Ibizan island spirit to 53 Degrees North.

“The daytime will be a chilled beach style vibe, with great music, summer cocktails and amazing food, before we take the party up a notch in the evening for an unforgettable night.”



Iban Mendoza, winner of Best Ibiza DJ 2014 in the DJ Awards, has been playing in Ibiza since 2004, taking in Pacha, Space, DC10 and Manumission, in addition to touring the world’s best clubs. He’s sought after for VIP parties for personalities visiting the island, plus has played both Puff Daddy and Eric Morillo’s birthday’s in Miami.

Mina is an Argentinian DJ currently in Ibiza, Jazz, Bosso Nova and Soul are some of the many styles in her diverse collection and she fuses everything from Chicago’s Classic underground dance music to silky smooth deep house with funky and groovy undertones. In Ibiza, among many, she’s played Blue Marlin Disco, Pacha and LIO Restaurant and Cabaret.

Legendary Jon Sa Trinxa is a Balearic DJ, whose longest standing residency was at Salina’s Sa Trinxa from 1994 to 2015. He’s had residencies at clubs all over the world including Pikes, Blue Marlin Ibiza and Pacha. At 53 Degrees North he’ll play one of his world famous sunset sets as the sun goes down on the outside terrace.

The party wouldn’t be complete without 53 Degrees North residents, Andrew Sykes and Ben Bottomley who will be joined by live musicians Pavv Foxx (Percussion) and Simon Levi (Saxophone).

The birthday business will be kicking off from 2pm and will continue ‘til 3am. Guests can book exclusive booth packages, come and go as they please or join the party from 2pm until the early hours! 


Buy tickets here

To find out more:

Twitter: @53degreesHX

Instagram: riccis53degrees


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