Celebrate New Year's Eve in Philly With These 39 Events
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Philly With These 39 Events
December 23rd, 2021
It’s just about time to say goodbye to 2021. Philly’s ready to party into the New Year and we’ve got a list from dinners to parties there is something for everyone who wants to ring in the New Year. Check out the list of 39 events celebrating New Year’s Eve in Philly.
The Living Room at W Philadelphia Hotel
The W Philadelphia’s Living Room will be a sexy lounge atmosphere with bottle service table packages including a DJ, bottles of spirits, champagne, decadent bites, and the allure of ringing in 2022 at Philly’s favorite new hot spot.
Enjoy a New Year’s Eve dance party at W Philadelphia’s exclusive indoor/outdoor amenity floor at the WET Deck. Ring in 2022 with live music for a funky, soul dance party, three hours of premium open bar, passed hors d’oeuvres, and a champagne toast at midnight — all at Philadelphia’s premiere luxury pool deck.
Cost: Tickets start at $250 per guest and will rise as New Year’s Eve gets closer.
New Year’s Eve Boogie at the Bayou at Crab Du Jour
Celebrate the New Year – Cajun Style at Crab Du Jour’s East Norriton and Langhorne locations.
New Year’s Eve Boogie at the Bayou features a live DJ, Seafood Deals and Open Bar Drink Packages ($20 Open Bar from 7:00 pm – Midnight) ($18 Bottomless Champagne from 9:00 pm- Midnight), and Signature Cocktails (sold separately).
No tickets or reservations are required.
Drag Bingo at Thirsty Dice
Pregame your New Year’s Eve celebration and join us at Thirsty Dice for a night of bingo, prizes, and performances from the stunning and entertaining queens Venus Stratton, Lady Geisha Stratton, Aloe Vera Stratton, and Emily Valentine! Tickets include one drink, snacks and shareable dishes.
Doors Open at 5:00 pm and the show starts at 6:00 pm.
Enjoy passed hor d’oeuvres & stations, an open bar, sounds by a DJ, a champagne toast at midnight, and most importantly––a whole lot of fun! Communal tables for any groups less than 10. $200 per person + tax & gratuity. The Logan Inn’s Ferry + Main Restaurant is located at 10 W Ferry St, New Hope, PA 18938.
Ring in the New Year at the newly reopened Valley Tavern! Enjoy a wide selection of craft and draft beers plus some hearty and delicious comfort meals, including their Burger of the Month, Cheesesteak spring rolls and the Valley Tavern famous Chili. Enjoy music by DJ Sepper as he spins all your favorite songs all night long
Call 610-768-5004 for table reservations.
New Year's Eve & New Years Day Dinner at Wayward
The Wayward is offering a decadent, four course pre-fixed menu for those looking for an upscale NYE dining experience in a chic, trendy setting.
Course 1: Oyster Trio (wakame, caviar)
Course 2: Salade (Baby Beet, goat cheese, hazelnut, orange)
Course 3: Choice of Grilled 8oz Filet mignon, Head on Prawn Risotto, or Cauliflower Steaks (v)
Course 4: a la minute Lemon tart
New Years Eve & New Years Day Dinner at Steak 48
To celebrate the New Year, Steak 48 is pleased to offer diners their upscale, modern fine dining steakhouse offerings. Guests can enjoy the restaurant’s signature offerings – a variety of prime steaks, fresh raw bar and seafood options, unique appetizers, hearty sides, indulgent desserts and refreshing drinks.
New Years Eve & New Years Day at Dolce
Dolce Italian is inviting guests to a delicious experience to celebrate the New Year. Guests will be offered the full menu, featuring a variety Italian dishes (think: Neapolitan pizzas, handcrafted pastas, and more) delectable desserts and exceptional cocktails, making it the perfect hotspot for a special breakfast, lunch or dinner during.
New Years Eve & New Years Day Brunch at Stir
Stir at the Philadelphia Museum of Art will be open for brunch on Friday, December 31st, Saturday, January 1st and Sunday, January 2nd, perfect for those looking to re-charge after a late night spent celebrating with family and friends. Stir is inviting guests to choose from various brunch specials, including Ricotta Pancakes, Fried Chicken & Belgian Waffle, Kennett Square Mushroom Frittata, Smoked Salmon + Avocado Tartine.
Reservations are available via phone (215-684-7990) or Open Table
New Years Eve Feast To-Go at Talula's Table
Enjoy special catered packages for a to-go gourmet New Year’s feast. Order by 6:00pm on December 27th for pickup on 12/30 or 12/31
Choose your favorites from a customizable menu, with options in a number of categories: Breakfast and Brunch (think: petit scone tray, croissant box, bacon & Cheddar frittata), Snacks & Sips (grazing plate, holiday cheese board, cranberry ginger cocktail mix, etc), Gourmet Entrees & Sides (cheddar chive buttermilk biscuits, tender braised brisket, ricotta ravioli & fresh pomodoro, boursin whipped potatoes, and more), and Homemade Sweets & Treats (Buche de Noel, stollen, gluten free cranberry polenta cake, handmade cookie box).
New Year's Skating at Energy Transfer Veterans Memorial Rink By Flight on Ice
New Year’s Eve Daytime – Family Countdown Skates
11am – 5pm
Our characters on ice skate sessions will have your children immersed in a world of wonder on the ice with all of their favorite fairy tale and superhero characters. There will be ball drops on the big screen, video countdown, mocktail toast & party favors. All special add-ons for these hours are FREE and included with standard skating tickets and skate rental fees. Additional amenities, food and drink are pay-as-you-go.
New Year’s Eve Skating Party
5pm – 10pm
Older children and adults can skate 2021 away while listening to some great tunes by your hosts from Schaffer Sound DJs. There will be glow sticks, great food and drink from DiFabios, party favors and a ball drop on the giant TV screen every hour. All special add-ons for these hours are FREE and included with standard skating tickets and skate rental fees. Additional amenities, food and drink are pay-as-you-go.
Come for dinner and stay for the after party! Positano Coast in Old City presents their annual New Year’s Eve dinner and after-dinner party. Dinner service starts at 3:00pm with special NYE menu available including signature and special offerings like raw bar and starters (Grilled Octopus, Top Neck Clams, Shrimp Cocktail, Oysters, Tuna Tartare, Aldo’s Seafood Harvest), entrees (NY strip, mediterranean branzino filet, zucchini crab cake, pork chop parmigiana, veal saltimbocca, short ribs, and more), pasta (Squid Ink Linguine, Rigatoni, Casarecce, Seafood Risotto, Gnocchi, and more) plus soups, starters and desserts. The last dinner reservations are at 9:30pm. The after-dinner party starts at 10:00pm, with tickets for $20 including a cash bar, live DJ, party favors and a complimentary midnight toast. All other food and drink is pay-as-you-go.
Call 215-238-0499 to make your reservations for dinner and the after-dinner party.
New Year's Eve Four Course Fixe Prix at Chez Colette Sofitel Philadelphia
Ring in the New Year with Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square with a lavish four course meal to end the year, including a complimentary glass of bubbly. For dinner, guests will enjoy a choice of Duck and Mushroom Puff Pastry or Crab and Shrimp, Seared Scallops or Grilled Quail, Filet Mignon or Butter Poached Lobster, and Mille-Feuille or Coeur A’ La Creme. All dinner guests will enjoy complimentary access to Liberte Lounge for the New Year’s Celebration with DJ until 2:00am.
For reservations, visit Open Table or call 215-569-8300.
New Year's Eve at Volvér
New Year’s Eve Fixe Prix Five Course Dinner
4:00pm to Midnight 12:00pm
New Year’s Eve Pre-Theatre Menu
4:00pm to 6:30pm
Chef Jose Garces presents a special five course dinner for New Year’s Eve at the Kimmel Cultural Campus, 300 S. Broad Street. For $95.00 per person, guests will enjoy starters that include Snapper Tartare, Winter Greens Salad, and Crispy Soft Shell Shrimp. For entrees, guests can pick from Roasted Halibut or Lamb Chops, with both served with haricots verts and baby carrots, and choice of dessert from Marcona Almond Marjolaine or Mocha Pot De Creme. Reservations are available by calling (215) 670-2302 or visiting OpenTable. Volver will also offer a special New Year’s Eve Pre-Theatre Fixed Price Menu for three courses (starter, entree and dessert) for $56.00. Both packages do not include tax, tip or beverages. Proof of vaccination is required.
New Year's Eve at Amada
New Year’s Eve seating is between 4:00pm to 11:00pm. Last reservation is at 11:00pm
Ring in 2022 with dinner and complimentary champagne at Figo RIstortane in Northern Liberties! Reservations available via open table. Our full dinner menu will be available with the following specials, including Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Crab Cake, Grilled Calamari, 16oz. Bone-in Ribeye, Vegetable Lasagna and more. Look for an extensive cocktail, wine and sparkling list to toast in the New Year, including four sparkling options, the Figo espresso cocktail trays, and make-your-own boozy soda tableside trays. Indoor dining, Igloo dining and outdoor Christmas Cocktail Garden dining are all available, as well as bar seating.
Call 267-245-9625 or visit Open Table for reservations.
New Year's Eve Four Course Dinner at Apricot Stone
Cost: $75/person ($25/person non refundable deposit required at booking)
Apricot Stone’s New Year’s Eve dinner is served family style with two seating times to choose from, 5:00p.m. and 7:00p.m. All tables have two hour dining limit. Apricot Stone is BYOB.
Reservations are required by calling 267-606-6596
New Year's Eve at The Olde Bar
The Old Bar has two New Year’s Eve Dinners, Early Bird and Night Owl, both timed around Old City fireworks.
$60 per person
$75 per person
DJ ZOLLIE 7pm
Cost: $75/person (not including tax, gratuities & beverages)
Two seatings available: Between 6-6:30 pm or 8:30-9pm
New Year's Eve at Harper's Garden and the Greenhouses
Celebrate 2022 at Harper’s Garden, one of Center City’s top restaurants. Our new chef, Chaz Brown, has put together a $85/person Pre Fixe Menu including a 3 course meal, 2 cocktails, and a champagne toast. Let us take care of the food, drinks and ambiance… you just enjoy the evening. Reservations are available in the main restaurant, our newly enclosed and heated veranda and our heated greenhouses for a more private table. It is sure to be a delicious and festive evening with a space comfortable for everyone.
Ring in 2022 at Lola’s Garden in Suburban Square with our featured NYE dinner menu and late-night happy hour. Dinner service from 5pm-10pm will offer our regular menu plus a Featured NYE Menu. Just want to come for the ball drop? We will be offering a Late Night Bar Happy Hour from 9pm-12am and a complimentary midnight champagne toast.
Izakaya by Yanaga is offering a 7 course Chef Tasting Menu featuring a choice of one menu items from each category: small, ramen, robata, sushi maki, sashimi, chirashi, sides. Complimentary black sesame ice cream & champagne toast.
Cost: $60/person (minimum of 2 people)
New Year's Eve Happy Hour at Tinto
Head to Tinto from 4;00p.m. – 9:00p.m. in Rittenhouse to start your New Year’s Eve right with a special New Year’s Eve happy hour. Enjoy tinto pintxos selections and paella.
New Year's Eve Party at Oldestone
Oldstone’s New Year’s Eve Party runs from 10pm – 1:30am. Free admission starting at 10pm. Enjoy live music by Grand Central Band, cash bar, and midnight festivities. Valet parking available.
New Year's Eve Dinner and Show: Murder, Vegas Style: Peddler's Village
Peddler’s Village and Without a Cue Productions present a night of music, mayhem and murder but remember: What dies in Vegas, lies in Vegas. The Parrot Casino and Hotel is under new management, and there are some big changes coming. First things first…make the headliners fight it out in front of a live audience to determine who will get the ultimate spot of sole casino draw! You will get to vote as to who stays and who goes – maybe even permanently. You may even get a chance to audition for Elvis’ band! Can our Elvis impersonator, Rat Pack-style crooner, and sequin-clad magician’s assistant/cocktail waitress make it through the evening with their careers (and lives) intact? Or will it be a Murder, Vegas Style? Enjoy cocktail hour between 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. with butlered & stationery hors d’oeuvres, and cash bar. Show starts at 8:20 p.m. with three course dinner with entrée options & champagne toast. After the show, sidle up to the Hart’s Tavern bar (open until 1:00 a.m.) and watch the ball drop.
Dance into the new year at Philadelphia’s speakeasy bar in Midtown Village. Tickets are on sale now for New Year’s Eve at Blind Barber Philly on Friday, December 31, 2021, from 8:00pm to 2:00pm, with two hour open bar (starting at 8:00pm), with a complimentary midnight toast and music from DJ Grotzy Versache. Table, bottle and VIP service is available by emailing Philly@blindbarber.com.
The biggest ball drop north of Spring Garden continues a 20+ year tradition. The 700 will have DJ SomebodyBlessedMe spinning tracks for the dancing folks upstairs from 10pm-2am, and many, many good people enjoying the festivities at the downstairs bar. In addition to drink specials all evening, all with gather outside of the bar as 2022 becomes imminent to watch the ball descend as we countdown the end of 2021 and ring in the new year! Vax required.
Cost: $10 cover
New Year's Eve at Craft Hall
Morgan’s Pier, Philadelphia’s summer destination hotspot, is bringing the summer heat this New Year’s Eve at Craft Hall. FCM Hospitality and the team at Morgan’s Pier will be taking over the 35,000 square foot venue to offer nightlife goers all the party with none of the pretentiousness to ring in 2022. The Morgan’s team will be capping the number of guests to assure that there is no tedious wait time at the bar, leaving enough time and space for everyone to party. Guests can expect a night full of fun and good vibes! Everyone is a VIP this New Year’s Eve! Pre-sale tickets start at $75. Every ticket will include an open bar including premium spirits, local beers, and wine, spirited party favors, midnight champagne toast, light food fare, and DJ entertainment! Proof of vaccination or a negative test taken within 24 hours is required for entry.
Kicking off the Bavarian-American New Year’s Eve fest phenomenally, immerse yourself in the five-hour premium open bar and buffet-style hors d’oeuvres. Further the indulgence by taking to the dancefloor and party-rock around the clock to crowd-pleasing sets from an in-house DJ. Vaccination required for entry.
Drink to your heart’s content with a five-hour premium open bar. Catch a buzz with the complimentary party favors, then enjoy the delicious early evening passed hors d’oeuvres. A live DJ spins your favorite club and dance tunes, all leading up to the live midnight countdown. Vaccination required for entry.
New Year’s will go well past midnight at this notorious spot. A live DJ will spin a festive mix of mashups, pausing only for the countdown we’ve all been waiting for. Sip cocktails under the garlands and blossoms decorated on the ceiling because Blume is serving up a five hour premium open bar. Vaccination required for entry.
The only agenda at Finn McCool’s party is extravagance this New Year’s Eve. Kicking into full-gear with a 5-hour premium open bar and complimentary buffet-style hors d’oeuvres, you’ll have no problem mingling into midnight with the finest refreshments. A special live DJ performance will ignite the night with club-banging hits spinning a bass-heavy mix of Top 40, Mash Ups, Hip-Hop and House. Vaccination required for entry.
Sueño features an open-air feel with high ceilings, a 25-foot white marble bar on the first floor and purple velvet banquette seating on the second. Custom artwork comes from local abstract muralist Alloyius Mcilwaine, street artist Kloe Coppola and modern pop art-focused Alona Kuser. Vaccination required for entry.
Vesper is back with their annual New Year’s Eve Party from 9:00pm to 2:00pm with two floors of music (open format and EDM) with DJ Smooth in the Main Room and Christiano Jordano in the Upstairs lounge. Prices start at $79 and up to $119, and all include five hour open bar. VIP bottle service is available for $250 and includes hand passed Hors D’oeuvres, and choice of bottles throughout the night. ( Titos, Effen, Tanqueray, Bacardi, Captain Morgan, Espolon, Hornitos, Jack Daniels, Jim Beam, House Champagne). Dinner is also available from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the dining room.
Looking for the perfect location to have a ball and dance your way into 2022? Look no further than Concourse Dance Bar, located below street level at 1635 Market Street! This Instagram perfect location will provide you with everything you need to start the year off right including a premium open bar, DJ entertainment, access to their ice bar, champagne toast at midnight and more! By-pass those parties that offer pesky lines for drinks, and slide into Concourse which is equipped with three elaborate rooms and four bars! Please note, guests must supply proof of their COVID-19 vaccination records to enter the establishment.
New Year’s Eve Golden Disco Party from 8:00pm to 2:00am at Jerry’s Bar. Featuring sounds by DJ Rocdaspot, complimentary champagne toast at Midnight, and dinner menu and New Year’s Eve specials.
Dolphin NYE 2022 Extravaganza
House, Disco and Drag all night long with DJs Wassup Gina and Firestone. Hosted by Miss Thing. Complimentary champagne toast at Midnight. Guests must supply proof of their COVID-19 vaccination records to enter the establishment.
Cost: $20 tickets online. $30 at the door (space permitting)