Also on the first day of the new year, Trump hosted two professional golfers, Fred Funk and his son Taylor Funk.
'We are making America great again!
On Friday, Mr Trump invited about 60 members of the US Coast Guard to play golf at his club. Melania, who was seen wearing baby pink colour stilettos with a pointed toe at the party, became a target of trolls' for the dress as people on Twitter said that it was not her best look.
After lunch at the club's Grill Room on Thursday, Mr Trump gave an impromptu interview to Mr Michael Schmidt of The New York Times, speaking on a variety of subjects for about half an hour without any aides present.
Private air traffic is prohibited within ten nautical miles of Palm Beach International Airport when Trump is visiting Mar-a-Lago, his so-called Winter White House. Then-President-elect Trump took the stage to make New Year's remarks.
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This year's awards are being unveiled against the backdrop of a massive sexual harassment and abuse scandal. HBO's " Big Little Lies " took home four awards, including Best TV, movie , or limited series.
Guests to the party this year arrived on a red carpet in formal attire-Trump and his youngest son Barron both wore tuxedos-and appeared to confuse the White House press corp with the paparazzi, posing for the cameras.
Trump had the 2018 elections in mind early Sunday. "People are much better off now not to mention ISIS, VA, Judges, Strong Border, 2nd A, Tax Cuts & more?"
"Big protests in Iran". "The people are finally getting wise as to how their money and wealth is being stolen and squandered on terrorism".
Trump tweeted that the U.S.is watching closely for human rights violations.
The ticket price, which has jumped from last year, has prompted criticism against Trump with some accusing him of profiting from public office with the "very glam" New Year's Eve event.