The Ritz in San Jose as been putting on a New Year's Eve party for many years, offering a wide variety of musical entertainment. DJs spin everything from 80's New Wave, Indie Rock, Disco, Funk and Top 40 hits. There's free admission before 9 pm with RSVP, and a $10 general cover.
The Hotel Valencia offers luxurious room packages for NYE party goers. Guests will be given champagne upon arrival, and admission to the New Year's Eve party. DJs will spin music to dance the old year away to, and a complimentary champagne toast will be made to welcome in the new year. Guests will also be given New Year's Day Breakfast with mimosas. Prices start at $170 per person.
NYE at Christmas in the Park
San Jose's Plaza de Cesar Chavez has been transformed into Christmas in the Park for over 30 years. It boasts a wide variety of holiday entertainment with musical and animated exhibits, glittering lights, and a 55 foot community giving tree. It's truly a fun family friendly way to ring in the New Year. There's entertainment for all ages.
Noon Year's Eve
Midnight might be the time for adults to ring in the New Year, but noon is where it's at for children. Every year, the Children's Discovery Museum puts on a Noon Year's Eve party for the kids. This is a great way for the kids to celebrate before their bedtime. Lots of entertainment is to be had here with a countdown to noon and a Ball Drop. Tickets are $15.