There’s something for everyone this New Year’s Eve in the Phoenix area, whether you chose to stay home or go out, there are plenty of ways to celebrate. If you are celebrating at midnight or at noon, there’s an event for you. One reminder is to stay safe, always find a designated driver or use a transportation service if you plan to drink.
Confetti Ball at Hotel Valley Ho
An upscale New Year’s Eve Gala that features a four-hour premium reception, hors-d’oeuvres, midnight Champagne toast, party hats and favors, and a massive confetti drop at the chic Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale. Table reservations that include two premium bottles, reserved seating, and a cocktail server are available for a premium price with advanced booking.
Each year, the Rawhide Event Center in Chandler hosts an annual New Year’s Eve bash called “Decadence Arizona” on December 30 and 31. Here, Relentless Beats and global Dance present a two-day festival that encourages guests to embrace self-indulgence and extravagant excess as they lower their inhibitions to live lavishly and let loose in luxurious fashion. Enjoy a variety of musical performers in the electronic music scene perform on several stages around the event.
Fiesta Bowl Parade
Spend your New Year’s Eve morning getting ready to watch the game while cheering on the sights and sounds of your favorite teams. Bring chairs, the kids, some snacks and your camera for the annual parade then tune into the game on local television or in person.
New Year’s Eve Block Party at Crescent Ballroom
One of the biggest parties in downtown Phoenix is taking place at the Crescent Ballroom, but it’s bigger this year expanding to block party status offering multiple stages inside and outside the venue.
Noon Year’s Eve at Phoenix Zoo
From 9 a.m. to noon on December 31, the Phoenix Zoo presents “Noon Year’s Eve.” Festivities include tons of snow (with a special snow area just for toddlers), dancing, music, games, and prizes, all of which are included with regular Zoo admission.
Phoenix Symphony New Year’s Eve Concert
Enjoy the wonderful sounds of the symphony with “A New Year’s Celebration” at Symphony Hall Downtown Phoenix.