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The Ultimate Guide to Celebrating New Year’s Eve 2019 in NYC

Few nights are more magical than New Year's Eve in New York City, and we're not just talking about our famous ball drop. These parties, dinners, shows, and health-conscious events are all epic ways to ring in 2019, so prepare for the night of your life no matter how you choose to spend it!

By / December 6, 2018

Epic Parties

Gatsby’s House Party at Hudson Terrace

Hudson Terrace

Dress to impress at this soiree that will feature a five-hour open premium bar and four live DJ sets as we count down the final moments of the year.

$37 - $4354 / RSVP

2019 New Year’s Eve Club Crawl


Can't decide on a bar for New Year's? Then opt for a whole bunch of them and join this bar crawl for VIP express entry, no covers, drink specials, and more!

$117 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Jimmy


Ring in 2019 with skyline views, hors d’oeuvres, and a champagne toast at midnight at this 18th-story cocktail lounge in the James Hotel.

$213 - $2653 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Yacht Party

The Infinity Yacht

Climb aboard for a celebration to remember with five hours of dancing, eating, drinking, and admiring the New York City skyline. Plus, you'll have the best view possible for the fireworks show!

$181 - $198 / RSVP

Bar None’s All That Glitters New Year’s Eve Party

Bar None

You don't need to spend hundreds of dollars to party like a baller in NYC on New Year's. This celebration just costs $20 to live it up while counting down the moments to 2019.

$23 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at The Empire Rooftop

The Empire Rooftop

Spend New Year's with incredible views of the Empire State Building and Midtown, plus access to a premium open bar, passed hors d'oeuvres, and live entertainment.

$160 - $265 / RSVP

New Years Eve Gala at Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden

Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden

Ring in 2019 in Astoria with a live DJ, full open bar, buffet dinner, and champagne toast at this massive beer garden!

$134 - $240 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Jouvay

Jouvay Night Club

Arrive on time at this hookah bar party to take advantage of a vodka open bar for the first hour of the night.

$22 / RSVP

New Years Eve Open Bar & Buffet, Presented by Hot 97

Sound Of Brazil

Party with Hot 97 at this dope party featuring music from DJ Madout, DJ Wallah, Magic, and KIDD.

$32 - $105 / RSVP

Metropolis: City of Tomorrow’s New Year’s Eve

Sony Hall

Inspired by the 1927 science-fiction film Metropolis directed by Fritz Lang, this futuristic party will feature robots, aerialists, acrobats, and more jaw-dropping sights.

$84 - $105 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Black Tie Bash at Rainbow Room

Rainbow Room

Attend one of the swankiest parties in the world at this iconic venue located on the 65th floor of 30 Rock.

$988 / RSVP

NYE Singles Party

Stitch Bar & Lounge

Looking for someone to kiss at midnight? So will hundreds of other people at this party aimed at those riding solo.

$54 / RSVP

The Penthouse at Hotel on Rivington’s NYE Party

Hotel on Rivington

Toast to the new year with panoramic views of Manhattan at this swanky indoor rooftop spot. [Sponsored]

$32 - $2033 / RSVP

NYE 2019 Bushwick Bash

Legendary Republic

Party all night long at this warehouse-turned-nightclub Brooklyn bash and enjoy unlimited drinks!

$65 - $75 / RSVP

Supernova Ball Drop 2019

Novotel New York Times Square

Whether you're a VIP ticket holder or snag yourself a private window table, you'll get a guaranteed view of the ball drop on Novotel's open-air terrace, plus drinks and bites all night long.

$699 - $10000 / RSVP

Marriott Marquis New Years Eve Party 2019

Marriott Marquis

On the 8th and 9th floors of this Broadway-based hotel, this massive party might get you get exclusive views of Ryan Seacrest on the main stage, plus an unobstructed view of the ball drop.

$582 - $5689 / RSVP
   Tonic Bar

New Years Eve at Tonic Bar

727 7th Ave

This four-hour open-bar New Year's Eve celebration features an exclusive sidewalk viewing area on 7th Ave, where you can watch the ball drop in person without waiting in the cold all day long.

$424 - $582 / RSVP

Desi New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball

Stage 48

Billing itself as the biggest Desi party in North America, this party is the best way to get down to the hottest Bollywood and Top 40 beats while also enjoying a five-hour open bar.

$85 - $138 / RSVP

New Year’s Fireworks Cruise on the Yacht Manhattan

Yacht Manhattan, Pier 62

This classy way to ring in 2019 will feature a jazz trio, passed hors d'oeuvres, and an open bar as you sail the Hudson on a 1920s-style yacht.

$328 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at The Algonquin Hotel

The Algonquin Hotel

Don your best Gatsby-chic attire at this swanky soirée that includes dinner and dancing at one of the most iconic hotels in Manhattan.

$1020 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at The Bonnie

The Bonnie

Celebrate the new year Astoria-style at this Gastropub with a three-hour open bar, hors d'oeuvres, live DJ, and a champagne toast at midnight.

$97 / RSVP

Party on Park Avenue at the Loews Regency New York Hotel

Loews Regency New York Hotel

Celebrate the new year with an evening of glitz and glamour in one of the hotel’s Signature Residences with your whole crew!

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New Year’s Eve at Mondrian Terrace

Mondrian Terrace

If clinking champagne glasses at the stroke of midnight high above the city streets sounds like your your style, then this glamorous party is for you!

$125 - $200 / RSVP

Prohibition Disco: New Year’s Eve at House of Yes

House of Yes

Get glammed up in your best vintage looks and experience a night of burlesque, champagne toasts, and party vibes that will go strong until dawn.

$46 - $115 / RSVP

Refinery Rooftop New Year’s Eve

Refinery Rooftop

With its stunning views of the Empire State Building and Midtown Manhattan, this is an ideal spot for an iconic New Year’s Eve soiree, complete with a premium open bar and passed hors d'oeuvres.

$150 - $200 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Westlight


It doesn't get much better than the view from this 22nd-floor rooftop bar that overlooks the Manhattan skyline. Take in the sights while also enjoying a premium open bar and hors d'oeuvres.

$267 - $4470 / RSVP

Brew Year’s Eve at Coney Island Brewery

Coney Island Brewery

Celebrate NYE by trying the brewery's brand new Brut IPA. Your ticket includes four pints, food from Gargiulo's, a swag bag, heated tent, and more!

$85 / RSVP

Fawkn’ New Year’s Eve Party


For just $10, you'll get access to one of Brooklyn's most poppin' parties of the night - so grab your ticket before they sell out!

$14 - $42 / RSVP

NYE Cocktail Party at the Library of Distilled Spirits

Library of Distilled Spirits

Ring in 2019 at this swanky joint and enjoy a full à la carte beverage menu, passed canapés, and a complimentary toast at midnight.

$44 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Oscar Wilde

45 W 27th Street

It only makes sense to dress to the nines in honor of 2019, and this extravagant affair requires you to wear your absolute best.

$166 - $1938 / RSVP
London Cocktail Week 2018

New Year’s Eve at Patent Pending

Patent Pending

Sample your way through the drink menu thanks to a three-hour open bar that includes house cocktails, champagne, and prosecco. Plus, enjoy hors d'oeuvres and parry favors all night!

$85 - $1095 / RSVP

NYE at Gansevoort Meatpacking Rooftop

Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC

Experience a 360 degree view of the NYC skyline and the Hudson River as you toast to 2019 with your partner, besties, or both at this fancy affair!

$117 - $746 / RSVP

Foodie Affairs

   Blue Fin

New Years Eve at Blue Fin

Blue Fin

End the year with an incredible raw bar and sushi dinner in the heart of Times Square, complete with an open bar and party favors.

$360 - $6024 / RSVP

Dallas BBQ New Year’s Eve Bash

Dallas BBQ Times Square

It might be cold outside for all of those people waiting for the ball to drop outside, but a BBQ buffet of baby back ribs, chili, pulled pork, and more will keep you warm and happy all night long.

$119 - $189 / RSVP

Bryant Park Grill’s New Year’s Eve

Bryant Park Grill

If you don’t want Times Square chaos but do want to be within reach of the action, the Bryant Park Grill is throwing a sweet party just blocks away complete with gourmet food and a five hour open bar.

$89 - $199 / RSVP

A Decadent New Year’s at Murray’s Cheese

Murray's Cheese Shop

Attend the cheese shop's most luxurious event of the year, with foie gras, caviar, truffles, and high-end cheeses all on the menu, plus plenty of Champagne!

$158 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Flute Champagne Bar

Flute Champagne Bar

Celebrate the new year with six hours of heavy hors d’oeuvres and premium liquor, wine, beer, and sparkling wine and this delicious affair.

$78 - $94 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Beer Authority

Beer Authority

Treat yourself to a view of the Times Square festivities from this celebration that includes a five-hour premium bar and two-hour buffet. You'll have all the fuel you need to party like a pro.

$118 - $420 / RSVP

NYE Six-Course Dinner & Cruise

2430 FDR Dr.

Be one of 150 special guests to eat your way through the evening while cruising along the East River. The gourmet menu includes shrimp cocktail, penne alla vodka, and filet mignon and stuffed lobster.

$629 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Havana Central

Havana Central Times Square

Feast on a five-course Cuban dinner, enjoy a three-hour premium open bar, and dance to salsa music until the ball drops just a couple of blocks away in Times Square.

$49 - $212 / RSVP

NYE Buffet Dinner Cruise

Chelsea Piers

Chow down on dishes like prime rib, sesame chicken, and cod filet on a three-hour cruise that also features an open bar, champagne toast at midnight, and a picture perfect view of the fireworks.

$420 - $558 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at the Mandarin Oriental

Mandarin Oriental, New York

Celebrate the New Year 36 floors up while overlooking Central Park and enjoying food stations that include a seafood bar, sushi, and dim sum, all followed by passed desserts.

$770 - $7958 / RSVP

Dos Caminos New Year’s Eve in Times Square

Dos Caminos

Ring in 2019 with margaritas flowing all night alongside Dos Caminos' award-winning Mexican buffet, plus the opportunity to see the ball drop from outside the venue (if you can brace the crowds!).

$208 - $363 / RSVP

Terrace On The Park’s NYE Celebration

Terrace On The Park

It will feel like you're at a wedding at this elegant banquet hall in Queens, where a cocktail hour that includes a margarita and daiquiri bar will be followed by a delicious surf-and-turf dinner.

$134 - $160 / RSVP

Bowlmor Times Square New Years Eve Party 2019

Bowlmor Times Square

Enjoy an open bar and buffet, a champagne toast, and the opportunity to bowl the night away in one of the chic themed rooms of this bowling alley, backed by a DJ and a live feed of the ball drop.

$80 - $384 / RSVP

NYE at Cipriani 42nd Street

Cipriani 42nd St

Rub elbows with the poshest folks at a luxurious party, featuring a premium open bar, passed hors-d'oeuvres, and a live DJ.

$49 - $239 / RSVP

NYE at Bourbon Street Bar & Grille

Bourbon Street Bar & Grille

Add a taste of New Orleans to your New Year's Eve experience by choosing either a prix fixe or buffet-style dinner featuring BBQ beef brisket, Cajun jambalaya, and Andouille pasta.

$50 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Capitale


Indulge in a six-hour open bar and buffet at this swanky party, and then head to the dance floor where a DJ will be spinning bass-heavy beats all night long.

$99 - $349 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Boulton & Watt

Boulton & Watt

If you fancy a NYE sit down meal with free flowing drinks, this package is only $100 and includes an open bar, three-course meal, and shared dessert.

$100 / RSVP
   Oleg March

NYE at Winnie’s Jazz Bar

Winnie’s Jazz Bar

If you’re looking for a more intimate affair to toast 2019, this NYE party can’t be missed with hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, and live jazz to enjoy.

$100 / RSVP

NYE at The Wilson

The Wilson

The Wilson is hosting a four-course meal created by Culinary Director Chef Jeff Haskell. This laid-back celebration will round out your 2018 with live music, delicious food, and signature cocktails.

$125 / RSVP
   Ben Ilegbodu

New Year’s Eve Bash at NIOS

NIOS at the Muse Hotel

You won't go hungry this NYE with a seafood feast featuring ceviche, lobster and shrimp roll, raw oysters, and paella.

$157 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at the Marina Del Rey

The Marina Del Rey

If eating a surf and turf dinner featuring South African lobster tail and a 10oz. filet mignon is your preferred way of ringing in 2019, grab your tickets now — these won't last long!

$161 / RSVP

NYE at Salvation Taco

Salvation Taco

Get ready to party like a rock star whether you're on the dance floor or eating your way through a raw bar, carnitas, and tacos.

$125 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at Analogue


Hors d'oeuvres, meat and cheese platters, and champagne will be making the rounds for you to ring in the new year like a baller at this West Village cocktail and jazz lounge.

$102 - $262 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Celebration at Vella

Vella Wine Bar + Kitchen

Gather your friends and sign up to feast on a five-course family style dinner to ring in the new year!

$108 - $129 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Buffet & Open Bar DJ Dance Party at Katch

Katch Astoria

If you think rime rib, penne alfredo, and salmon in cucumber dill sauce sound super tasty — just wait until you see the dessert menu.

$102 - $161 / RSVP

Dave & Buster’s New Year’s Eve Celebration

Dave and Buster's

This 21 and over party is your chance to play games and stuff your face with a menu of Makers Mark glazed short ribs, rosemary garlic chicken, oven-Roasted potatoes, and more.

$63 - $86 / RSVP

Live Performances

Oteil & Friends

Grand Army Plaza

Don’t miss your chance to see the legendary bassist Oteil Burbridge, who'll be jamming out with keyboardist Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band) and guitarist Eric Krasno (Lettuce/Soulive).

$65 - $75 / RSVP

John Digweed at Output


Make plans to be at the ultimate house party of the year, with the legendary British DJ John Digweed keeping the beats going into New Year's Day.

$40 - $80 / RSVP
   Chris Lee

NYE with the New York Philharmonic

David Geffen Hall

End the year on a classy note with the New York Philharmonic and Music Director Jaap van Zweden, who will lead a performance featuring Viennese and popular classics.

$105 - $275 / RSVP

LOL Times Square New Year’s Eve Bash

LoL Times Square Comedy Club

Your ticket gets you into one of the comedy shows happening at this venue throughout the night. Plus enjoy complimentary apps, and bring cash for the bar (or spring for the open-bar-included tickets).

$187 - $346 / RSVP
   Big Hassle


Madison Square Garden

The chillest way to celebrate NYE? Jamming out at a Phish show, of course!

More Info

New Years Eve Comedy Spectacular

Dec 31, 7:00 PM and 10:00 PM

Caroline's on Broadway

Ring in 2019 with lots of laughs at this Times Square comedy institution, with one early show (so you can get to your later party) and one later show (so you can count down and dance the night away).

$38 - $225 / RSVP

McKittrick Hotel Winter Masquerade

The McKittrick Hotel

Wear your most glamorous mask to The McKittrick Hotel's royalty-themed New Year's Eve soiree, with the opportunity to see Sleep No More, enjoy live performances, and indulge in an open bar.

$225 - $795 / RSVP

Dances of Vice: The Celestial Ball

India House

Enter a sparkling celestial-themed wonderland at Dances of Vice's annual New Year's Eve ball, where the attendants' costumes rival those of the night's high-flying (literally) performances.

$75 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve with Renée Fleming

David Geffen Hall

Sing and dance your way into the new year with some of the best pipes around. Beloved soprano Renée Fleming will be backed by the New York Philharmonic at this night of Broadway hits and opera faves.

$105 - $275 / RSVP

Masterworks New Year’s Eve Concert


Enjoy classic concert pieces by Vivaldi and Bach performed by local musicians at this intimate venue with gorgeous acoustics (that's actually a barge on the East River).

$150 / RSVP

The Lone Bellow

Bowery Ballroom

Enjoy the sweet Americana vibes of this Brooklyn-based award-nominated indie folk band when they play New Year's Eve on the Bowery.

$50 / RSVP

Post Malone

Barclays Center

Sing along to hits like "Better Now" and "Rockstar" when multi-platinum artist Post Malone takes the Barclays Center stage for a New Year's Eve show.

$99 - $500 / RSVP

KNOWER with Ghost-Note

Irving Plaza

YouTube viral darlings KNOWER will shower you with jazz-funk-electronica vibes, alongside percussion-centric funk group Ghost-Note.

$26 - $55 / RSVP

Margo Price

Music Hall of Williamsburg

Nashville-based Lilly Hiatt will open for alt-country favorite and "country's next star" Margo Price to ring in the new year in Brooklyn.

$65 / RSVP
   Fat Night

Fat Night and Roofer’s Union

C'mon Everybody

Jam out before the year turns over with this Chicago-based funk and soul group at C'mon Everybody, supported by The Roofer's Union.

$10 / RSVP

Comedy Show Hosted by Jeffrey Gurian

Le Reve

Grab a couple drinks and enjoy some live comedy until Midnight with comedians like Corinne Fisher from Guys We F^c*d and Aaron Berg from In Hot Water.

$10 / RSVP

BrooklynVegan Presents The Get Up Kids

Rough Trade NYC

Ring in 2019 like it's 1995 with Kansas City-based emo legends The Get Up Kids at Rough Trade, with Active Bird Community and Retirement Party opening.

$38 - $42 / RSVP
Burlesque Idol 2018

The New Year’s Eve Lovefest

The Slipper Room

Toast to 2019 at The Slipper Room's annual New Year's Eve show, featuring international burlesque, boylesque, sideshow, and magic performers, all on one stage.

$50 - $1000 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve at The Wren

The Wren

Clink a seasonal cocktail with someone cute at this upscale pub's New Year's Eve celebration, featuring an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, and an evening full of burlesque performances.

$120 / RSVP

Elsewhere NYE with Mano Le Tough and Tensnake


Dance til sunrise at Elsewhere, where dance music will be pumping through all hours of the night from European artists Mano Le Tough and Tensnake, plus NYC faves Connie, Amber Valentine, and more.

$45 - $75 / RSVP

Blue Man Group

The Astor Place Theatre

Immerse yourself in the fantastical artistry of the iconic 30-year-old performance group at their final show of 2018.

$99 - $245 / RSVP
   Gov't Mule

Mule Year’s Run 2018-2019 with Gov’t Mule

Beacon Theatre

Get funky with southern rock jam band Mule for their annual New Year's Eve party, returning to the Beacon Theater for the 17th New Year's Eve in a row.

$65 - $95 / RSVP

Wellness Events

Coffee Yoga™ by Eli Walker

Kellogg's NYC

Kick off your yoga resolution with a coffee and music social before a 45-minute all-levels coffee-adjacent yoga class, followed by a bowl of cereal and milk from the Kellogg's cereal cafe.

$25 - $50 / RSVP

Strength Training Class for Women

321 Wythe Ave

Learn about proper form and ask all your burning questions about exercise and nutrition at this hour-long class for women looking to explore the world of strength training in a non-judgmental setting.

$40 / RSVP

Investing in the Stockmarket 101: A DIY Workshop

1231 Lafayette Ave

Looking to invest your savings for the future, but unsure where to start? Sign up for this hands-on workshop and start your journey with stock research techniques and platform navigation advice.

$105 / RSVP

Floral Embroidery Workshop

CraftJam Soho

Into learning a new skill for 2019? Bring some blossoms into your life, too, at this BYOB beginner embroidery workshop, where you'll take home a floral-embroidered hoop for your apartment wall.

$40 - $45 / RSVP

Drunk Yoga™ at WinterFest

Brooklyn Museum

Bring your own mat to this hour-long beginner-friendly yoga class. It's kicked off with a 15-minute happy hour, where you'll be treated to two glasses of wine from Vinopolis at Brooklyn WinterFest.

$30 - $120 / RSVP
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Greenpoint Cat Club

Archestratus Books + Foods

Get a head start on your resolution to be a good neighbor at this new monthly meet-up group, where participants come together to learn how to care for their local street cat communities.


POC Yoga Flow

Earth Arts Center

People of color are welcome to this sliding scale Sunday yoga class, with a focus on expanding the heart chakra through breathwork, yoga poses, and meditation.

$6 - $12 / RSVP

NYRR #ResolveToRun Group Runs

NYRR Runcenter

Join the New York Road Runners' coaching staff for a fun, free, all-paces-welcome 3-to-5-mile run in honor of jump-starting your 2019 fitness resolutions.


Time’s Up Bike Ride

Meet at the park in front of the Plaza Hotel

Bike or skate through Manhattan from Midtown to Alphabet City with other revelers, all in support of making NYC more sustainable and environmentally friendly.


NYRR Midnight Run

Central Park

If drinking and dancing at midnight isn’t your jam and you prefer a different kind of activity to get your heart pumping, sign up for a four-mile loop around Central Park.

$30 - $70 / RSVP

Future Positive New Year’s Eve Party

Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space

Get down to performances by marching band Rude Mechanical Orchestra and Banji alongside eco-conscious new friends at the culmination of the Time's Up bike ride.

$26 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Meditation and Celebration

Kadampa Meditation Center

Mingle with new friends over vegetarian hors d'oeuvres and non-alcoholic drinks, then take yourself into the new year with a guided meditation.

$20 - $40 / RSVP

New Year’s Eve Concert for Peace

Cathedral of Saint John the Divine

Join this joyous affair started by composer Leonard Bernstein in 1984, where people come together to light candles and sing uplifting songs to ring in the new year.


New Year’s Eve Sound Immersion

Living Yoga

Bring a vegetarian or vegan dish to share at this alcohol-free evening, designed to let you set your intentions for the next year while looking inward during an extended sound bath.

$40 / RSVP
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Celestial Sound Healing Concert with Laraaji and Arji

Jivamukti Yoga Center

Be transported by electric zithers, harps, chimes, gongs, voice, and more in this immersive sound experience by a famous composer and a sound healing musician.

$30 - $108 / RSVP

Silent Midnight Meditation

Jivamukti Yoga Center

Look within and set your intentions for the new year at this free hour-long Mauna, or silent reflection, ending when the clock strikes Midnight and the calendar turns over.




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