Start the new year off right by celebrating in style on the Las Vegas Strip. Every year the entire Las Vegas Strip and Downtown Las Vegas closes down to make room for the international guest list of partners who have come to Vegas to welcome in the new year. There are epic parties, entertaining countdowns and a spectacular fireworks show. To help you figure out where to be on New Years Eve, we’ve put together a list of our top places to celebrate New Years Eve in Vegas.
107 Skylounge Celebration at the Stratosphere
There is quite literally no better place to be in Vegas on New Years than at the 107 Skylounge, as the 360 degree view of the city offer the best place to view the fireworks display. 107 Skylounge runs a special party on New Years Eve through to 4AM the next day, in which partygoers receive a two hour open bar and an epic DJ set, along with Vegas styled party favors.
Drai’s at the Cromwell
The rooftop bar at Drai’s is always a good time, but one you’ll never forget on New Years. You’ll be in the center of the Strip, surrounded by the electrifying celebrations all around. The party starts five days in advance, in which different celebrity DJs perform their set list each night—don’t be surprised if you see Lil Wayne or Big Sean having a good time there!
On the Record at Park MGM
Last year partygoers were among the first in the world to experience the classy On the Record speakeasy nightclub and record store, which was unveiled on New Years Eve. But the secret is now out, and the celebration is a night that guarantees that there will be world-class cocktails, tribute bands and a raging good time to be had!
Fremont Street Experience
Be part of the biggest block party in America, with seven blocks of music, lights and entertainment. There are over twelve different bands that will take the stage on New Years Eve and it is an adults-only party. Fremont Street is taken to a whole new level of fun that night, and it’s no surprise their celebration has been named “America’s Party Downtown”.
The Ice Rink at the Cosmopolitan
The whole family can join in on the New Years fun at this unique celebration. The Cosmopolitan turns their rooftop Boulevard Pool into an ice rink, in which partygoers can skate their way through into the New Year. With both cocktails for the adults and mocktails for the kids, this family-friendly party also offers an unrivaled view of the fireworks display and a night both the parents and children will enjoy.
Chateau at Paris
Celebrate the New Year in Parisian style at the Paris Hotel. Their high-end club called Chateau is located on the Eiffel Tower and offer the perfect place to give a champagne toast for the New Year. While general admission tickets are a bit pricier, the gorgeous views and luxurious celebration make every cent worth it.
The Brooklyn Bridge at the New York-New York
Join in on an exclusive celebration on the Brooklyn Bridge in Vegas. This location allows party goers to be completely surrounded by the Vegas celebrations and be in a prime spot to enjoy the fireworks. With both DJs and bartenders ensuring that guest have a great time, guests get to dance the night away on this iconic bridge until dawn breaks.
Ri Ri Irish Pub at Mandalay Palace
For those that are normally early to bed, celebrating the New Year at Ri Ri Irish Pub happens at Irish time—meaning 4PM! Guests will be able to enjoy their Black Velvet cocktails and live Irish bands all afternoon and into the night. So guests wanting to be early to bed can head off early or stay through to the actual stroke of midnight in Vegas.