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The Best New Year's Eve Events in NYC

20 fun things to do in New York City on New Year's Eve 2022🥂🎊

by New York Bucket List


2022 is winding down, and whether you’re sad to see it go or can’t wait to put it behind you, it’s time to figure out how you want to ring in 2023. Luckily, NYC has lots of places to go for New Year’s. In fact, the hardest part might be deciding which event to pick!

Whether you’re looking for an upscale soirée to show off your sparkling fit or a music-filled warehouse party, the Big Apple has something for everyone. We rounded up the best New Year’s Eve events in NYC so you don’t miss out on any of the fun.


20 Events You Can't Miss on New Year’s Eve in New York

Arlo SoHo New Year's Eve Bash | SoHo

Go big for 2023 with open bars across three floors, multiple performances, some of the city’s best DJs, and passed appetizers, all at the sleek boutique hotel Arlo SoHo.

Where: 231 Hudson St, New York, NY USA
Click here for more information on the Arlo SoHo NYE Bash.

Crawl ‘Til the Ball Falls | Manhattan

Why limit yourself to one venue to celebrate NYE? Join Barcrawlerz NYE to cover ten epic bars across the city, including movie-famous East Village bar, Coyote Ugly, a festive saloon with all female performing bartenders! Each stop will be complete with drink specials and no cover with a wristband. 

Where: Pick-up location is at DROM: 85 Avenue A, NY 10009
Click here for more information on Crawl 'Til The Ball Falls: NYE Bar Crawl 2023.

New Year’s Eve at The Santa Clauses’ Winter Wonderland

Spend New Year’s Eve at Pier 15! The Santa Clauses’ Winter Wonderland is full of fun things to do on NYE. The waterfront has been decked out in candy canes, gingerbread houses, twinkle lights, a giant snow globe, and more. Come for brunch and see Santa between 12 PM and 8 PM on New Year’s Eve, or make a late reservation and ring in the New Year with views of the iconic Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan skyline.

Where: Watermark: 78 South St Pier 15, New York, NY 10038
Click here for more information on The Santa Clauses’ Winter Wonderland NYE.

The Palace New Year's Eve Bash | SoHo

Ring in the New Year at downtown Manhattan's newly opened, hottest late-night spot! Enjoy your NYE with a top-shelf open bar, appetizers, and a sound system recognized as one of the best in the country—along with a lineup of some of your favorite NYC house DJs. 

Where: 380 Canal St, New York, NY 10013
Click here for more information on the Palace NYE Bash Open Bar.

A Holly Jolly New Year's Eve Party | West Village

Spend New Year's Eve at New York's newest and most lively pop-up bar. Soak up every last minute of holiday fun immersed in glittering tinsel, trimmings, and ornaments. From 10 PM – 1 AM, you can enjoy specialty cocktails, holiday shots, and other festive drinks. Bring the crew and ring in 2023 with a glass of bubbly, surrounded by friends!

Where: Mad Morton: 47 7th Ave S, New York, NY 10014
Click here for more information on A Holly Jolly New Year's Eve Party.

Hidden Lane Open Bar NYE Bash | Gramercy Park

Hidden Lane is a hidden gem (ha, ha) steps away from Union Square, serving margaritas and seasonal hot toddies in a bi-level bar and lounge! Head to this centrally-located spot for a New Year’s Eve party with two open bars and premium choice cocktails.  

Where: Hidden Lane: 129 E 15th St, New York, NY 10003
Click here for more information on Hidden Lane NYE Bash.

Glitterati New Year's Eve at Not a Speakeasy| Upper East Side

Strut into 2023 on a red carpet at the Glitterati NYE party! There will be a 3.5-hour premium open bar, passed appetizers and desserts, party favor swag and goodie bags, and a live DJ. Best of all, glamorous attire is encouraged. And if that wasn’t enough enticement, the party goes all night and ends with a New Year's Day brunch.

Where: 301 E 84th St New York, NY 10028
Click here for more information on the Glitterati NYE at Not a Speakeasy.

Après Ski Treadwell Park New Year's Eve | Upper East Side

Aspen comes to NYC for a ski-themed New Year's Eve party! Treadwell Park will be transformed into an Après Ski paradise with Chalet vibes, party favors, a live DJ that will make you dance till your ski goggles fall off, and cocktails that will give you the courage to head up to the double diamonds!

The party goes from 9 PM–2 AM, with a live feed of the ball drop from Times Square. Guests are invited to rock their favorite ski jacket, flannel shirt, or ugly Christmas sweater!

Where: Treadwell Park: 1125 1st Ave., New York, NY 10065
For more information on Après Ski Treadwell Park New Year's Eve.

Grey Lady New Year's Eve Bash | Lower East Side

The Lower East Side’s iconic bar, The Grey Lady, is hosting a spectacular New Year's Eve celebration with a premium open bar and passed hors d’oeuvres. Bring your friends and dance your way into 2023 with the best music and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight!

Where: 77 Delancey St, New York, NY 10002
Click here for more information on the Grey Lady New Year's Eve Bash.

Ugly Duckling New Year's Eve Bash | East Village

Get ready to spread your wings and shake your tail feathers at Ugly Duckling’s New Year's Eve Party. The East Village bar is one of the best spots to have a good time in NYC, and you can be sure this 2022 NYE bash won't disappoint. You can expect all the staples of a good party with delicious hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, and a midnight champagne toast. Cheers!

Where: The Ugly Duckling: 106 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10003
Click here for more information on Ugly Duckling New Year's Eve Bash.

Hotel on Rivington Penthouse New Years Eve Party | Lower East Side

The triplex Penthouse at Hotel on Riving offers over 3,500 square feet and a 1,000 square-foot roof deck showcasing the best panoramic views Manhattan has to offer. Conveniently located in the heart of the iconic Lower East Side neighborhood, the Penthouse is a stunning spot to welcome the New Year. Enjoy up-and-coming DJs, an open bar, passed bites, and a champagne toast at midnight with your ticket.

Where: 107 Rivington St, New York, NY 10002
For more information on the Hotel on Rivington Penthouse New Year's Eve Party.

Kinder Circus New Year's Party | Brooklyn

Experience absolute magic at the NYE “Warehouse Act” of Kinder Circus! The party will include an open bar option, international and local performing artists, the best underground house music, and more! The event is hosted in an iconic Brooklyn warehouse with huge windows that will let the morning light shine through if you make it till the 5 AM closing time. 

Where: 154 Scott Ave Brooklyn, NY 11237
Click here for more information on the Kinder Circus NYE Party.

Musica New Year's Eve Bash | Hell's Kitchen

The Hell's Kitchen nightclub on the Hudson, Musica, will host one of the biggest New Year's Eve parties in NYC with local house DJs, live performers, dancers, and more. Dress to impress and dance all night long at this NYE celebration that spans two floors! The party goes from 9 PM – 12:30 AM and tickets include a premium open bar for the first hour.

Where: Musica Club NYC: 637 W 50th ST, New York, NY 10019
For more information on Musica New Year's Eve Bash.

Gatsby Themed New Year's Eve Party | Midtown

If you've been looking for a reason to bob your hair, bust out some fringe, or drape yourself in pearls, we have the perfect event for you. Inspired by the glitz and glam of old New York in the early 20s, this opulent New Year's Eve party includes a quintet band performance, flapper dancers, first impression poetry, elevated passed hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, a midnight toast, and much more!

Where: 15 Vanderbilt Ave, New York, NY 10017
Click here for more information on The Campbell New Year's Eve: A Gatsby Themed Party.

Roaring 20s New Year's Eve Party at UES | Upper East Side

Drink, dine and dance your way into 2023 at this legendary Gatsby party! Hosted at UES, a premier ice cream shoppe and lounge, this party will feature a premium open bar, live DJ, passed appetizers, and of course, delicious ice cream and cupcakes! Guests are encouraged to dress in their best flapper girl and bootlegger attire! 

Where: UES: 1707 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10128
Click here for more information on the Roaring 20’s Party at UES.


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New Year's Eve at Sony Hall | Midtown

If New Year's Eve is all about music and dancing for you, Sony Hall is the place to be. As one of the most historic sites in the city, Sony Hall is a premier concert venue in Midtown with a state-of-the-art sound and production system. Saturday nights at Sony Hall were a staple of 2022 nightlife, and New Year’s Eve will be a night to remember that continues the tradition into 2023. Reserve your tickets for a premium open bar, passed hors d’oeuvres, and a champagne toast at midnight.

Where: 235 W 46th St, New York, NY 10036
Click here for more information on New Year's Eve at Sony Hall.

New Year's Eve Open Bar Party at the Penthouse | Long Island City

Is there a more glamorous way to ring in the new year than in a floor-to-ceiling windowed sky lounge with a premium open bar? Find out at this epic NYE party in Long Island City! Hosted at the rooftop lounge of the elegant Ravel Hotel, guests can enjoy midnight champagne toasts, and breathtaking views of the NYC skyline. 

Where: The Penthouse: 8-08 Queens Plaza S, Queens, NY 11101
Click here for more information on the Penthouse.

New Year's Eve Party at Le District | Battery Park

Step your party up a notch and enjoy unlimited Moet and Chandon at Le District in Battery Park for an epic NYE Prix Fixe Dinner & Open Bar. This upscale event features champagne, a late-night DJ, and party favors in a venue with stunning views of Manhattan and the Hudson River. Dress to impress!

Where: Le District: 225 Liberty St, New York, NY 10281
Click here for more information on the New Year's Eve Party at Le District.

New Year’s Eve 2022 Masquerade Ball | NoMad

End the year with a stylish bang at the two-floor, live DJ Masquerade Ball in Manhattan’s NoMad neighborhood! The party will be filled with free-flowing champagne, passed appetizers, a premium open bar, and a dazzling large-scale projection of the ball dropping at midnight.

Where: 5th & Mad: 7 E 36th St, New York, NY 10016
Click here for more information on the New Year’s Eve 2022 Masquerade Ball.


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