You'll find many New Year's Eve parties in Los Angeles. Its diversity in entertainment and nightlife makes it one of the best cities to celebrate NYE. Grab a signature Moscow Mule over at the Tam O'Shanter Inn, or perhaps take in the fireworks over the city skyline at the Griffith Observatory. Be sure to arrive early for that one because it gets packed. No matter what you're in the mood for, LA variety of ways to ring in the new year.
Los Angeles' phased recovery and reopening plan may affect some or all NYE events throughout the city, depending on the phase the city is in.
Ring in the New Year with thousands of other revellers at Grand Park. The park hosts L.A’s iconic NYE countdown.The event typically features live DJs, photogenic installations, food trucks, and a midnight countdown that is projected onto City Hall. It is an alcohol-free family event and the admission is free.
Prohibition is a 1920’s themed NYE party, located in Downtown LA’s Art Deco, Marvel Union Station. The event features live DJ sets, Jazz, burlesque dancers, a premium open bar, cocktails and champagne. Roaring twenties attire is encouraged encouraged, but formal attire is the standard at this event. At the stroke of midnight a 60 foot ball is dropped. Ticket packages vary from ‘early bird’ to “VIP’.
New Year’s Eve Aboard the Queen Mary
Ring in NYE aboard the Queen Mary. The event is a 21 and over party that offers food, drink, dancing and live music with a club-like atmosphere. At midnight event goers can see a fireworks display over the water. General admission usually includes all entertainment and party favors, but food and drink isn’t included. VIP access grants access to VIP decks as well as two complimentary cocktails.
EVE at Universal Studios Hollywood
Universal Studios Hollywood, hosts am annual New Year's Eve party in Los Angeles. The event typically offers music, dancing and countdown to midnight with fireworks. The party has three live entertainment areas with an assortment of desserts, beer, wine and champagne. Their ‘Ultimate EVE Ticket’ provides park goers with access to exclusive lounge areas, gourmet buffet dinner and private cash bars with specialty drinks. It also features complimentary champagne for the toast and themed party favors, as well as Unlimited access to rides and shows, and not to mention valet parking.
NYElectric W Hollywood
The W Hollywood has been putting on a New Year's Eve party since 2013. Guests can enjoy a 360 degree rooftop view of Downtown Los Angeles and the Hollywood Hills. The event has featured LA's top DJ talent, dancing, 4 hour premium open bar, and an electric countdown. Tickets typically range from $129 to $3275.
San Bernardino's NOS Events Center puts on a NYE party with confetti, pyro, 30+ dance acts, and a line up that has featured Alesso, Borgore, galantis, Porter Robinson, and the Chainsmokers. Over 30,000 people can attend this bash. This is an 18+ event. Tickets are typically $99 to $199, depending on the package.