The City of Roses thrives on showing people a good time and numerous Portland New Years Eve parties certainly live up to that reputation. The city, known for its quirky and unique culture, has parties for all people and personalities. From a formal and elegant ball to the traditional dance party, there's a New Years Eve party for you in Portland.
Some or all of these events may be temporarily cancelled due to restrictions set by the Governor of Oregon and the Mayor of Portland.
The Governor's Ball
The Governor's Ball is there for those seeking high-end and elegant New Years Eve entertainment. Elegantly dressed guests will take in a multiple course dinner before dancing the night away to a live band. The Ball typically draws a well-known local celebrity to act as emcee and attracts a who's who of Portland and out of state VIP's who mingle with other party goers throughout the night and into the new year. Reserved and Sponsor (VIP) tickets are available for those who want the ultimate dining and party experience, while General Admission tickets are available for those who are only looking to dance and party the night away.
At the Champagne Ball, singles are invited to play ice-breaker games for prizes and mingle among other singles all while dancing and partying throughout the evening. Matchmaking experts are there to help guests meet and connect with someone who might just happen to be the person they kiss at midnight and perhaps even have a future date with. This party is for those looking to not only celebrate New Year's Eve, but are open to meeting someone new that they can get to know in the new year.
New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
Pix Patisserie is known for their selection of French desserts and champagne. They're also known for hosting their New Year's Eve Midnight chocolate buffet in Portland. At this more quiet and intimate event, guests will will be able to indulge in chocolate mousse, cake, meringue, and ice cream. They even serve chocolate beer. Guests are also encouraged to dress formally, with best dressed winning a prize at the end of the night.
New Year's Eve with DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid
Ring in the New Year at this annual dance party hosted by DJ Anjali and the Incredible Kid. These two have become an iconic DJ duo of Portland, hosting some of the most popular dance nights in the city. If you're looking to dance into the New Year, then this could be the spot for you.
Murderboat NYE Warehouse Party
If a high-energy dance party with thousands of likeminded party goers is your thing then look no further than the annual Murderboat New Years Eve Warehouse Party. The party is held at a warehouse and attracts thousands of guests who are looking to dance to a number of DJ's, play in ball pits, spin the bottle, relax with a a giant teddy bear in the chill room, a tour a parked 23-foot sailboat. Perhaps to nobody's surprise, this party is 21+ only.
Midnite NYE is one of Portland's biggest New Year's Eve celebrations and attracts thousands of party-goers each year. There's over 16,000 square feet for people to dance, socialize, and party well into the New Year. The event features a light show and live DJ music from multiple artists. There's a VIP section for those who wish to be able to retreat to a comfortable couch to relax and be pampered before returning to the dance floor and there's also plenty of General Admission tickets for those who are just looking to dance throughout the night and into the New Year.