Before New Year's Eve, several guest bartenders will host "takeover" nights at The Columbia Room before the bar closes within The Passenger at year's end.
On the schedule: The Columbia Room's own Derek Brown, Sother Teague from Amor y Amargo in New York, Todd Thrasher from PX and Restaurant Eve and Marcos Tello from The Varnish in Los Angeles. They're slated to appear December 26-30. More info is here.
The Columbia Room and The Passenger are both closing at the end of the month, though The Columbia Room will relocate to Shaw (Brown is still looking for a new space for The Passenger0.