The time has come to bid farewell to 2017 and welcome in the new year! We’ve rounded up the things to do on New Year’s Eve in Phoenix:


For Families

Noon Year’s Eve at the Phoenix Zoo

Ring in the new year a little early with the kids at Phoenix Zoo! Celebrate with tons of snow, live music and fun and games. The event comes to a close at noon with a special cider toast for the kids to ring in the New Year.


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Yote’s Family New Year’s Eve Party at Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort

Bring your family to Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort to celebrate the New Year. Enjoy dinner, lots of activities, arts and crafts, dancing and plenty of family fun. End the evening watching the ball drop at 10 p.m. with a sparkling cider toast.


New Year's Eve Bash at Main Event Entertainment

Ring in the new year with your whole crew at Main Event. Say goodbye to 2017 while participating in all-you-can-play activities like bowling, billiards, laser tag, and more (don't miss the prize-filled balloon drop at 4 p.m.).


For Adults


New Year’s Eve Block Party at Crescent Ballroom

Join artists Sean Watson, Kalliope & the Walter Show, and Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra as Crescent Ballroom closes down both 2nd and 3rd Avenue in Downtown Phoenix for Crescent's biggest NYE Party ever.


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New Year’s Eve Flannel Ball

Party like it is 1999 with live music, the “New on Old” Art Show, flannel clothing from boutique vendors, food trucks, lawn games and photo booth, a piñata drop, champagne toast, and a beer garden.


Decadence New Year’s Eve Celebration

Decadence Arizona will feature 2 massive stages stages with over 25 national acts for a massive New Year’s Eve celebration. Headliners include Armin Van Buuren, Big Wild, Crywolf, Zedd, ZHU, Zeds Dead, Galantis, Justice, and many more.


New Year's on the Rooftop at LUSTRE Rooftop Bar

Ring in the new year dancing under the stars at the LUSTRE rooftop bar. Two DJ's and two dance floors make it sure that 2017 ends with a bang. 


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New Year’s Eve Champagne Dinner at ZuZu

Enjoy a delicious champagne dinner, craft cocktails in the lounge, and a midnight rooftop toast at ZuZu inside the hip Hotel Valley Ho.


New Year's Eve Royal Wonderland Party

This private, intimate celebration will be held at the Royal Palms Resort & Spa and each ticket includes buffet stations with unlimited food, live music, floating fire pits, a photo booth, and a balloon drop at midnight.


Phoenix Symphony New Year’s Eve Celebration

End the year on a high note with The Phoenix Symphony. Enjoy famous Strauss waltzes, seasonal classics and Broadway and contemporary favorites all with a complimentary glass of champagne to celebrate the New Year.


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Raven's New Year's Eve Gala

This classy black-tie event offering top-notch musical entertainment, decor and festive atmosphere to celebrate the arrival of 2018. Enjoy live music, full bars,specialty cocktails, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, balloon drop over the dance floor and party favors.


New Years Porch Party at the Phoenician

Looking to ditch the classic expectation of a formal celebratory night and opt for a more laid back way of ringing in 2018, Head to the Phoenician for unlimited food, two glasses of champagne, and live entertainment.


New Year’s Eve at W Scottsdale

Ring in the New Year in splendor as the WET Pool Deck and Living Room Lounge transform into a night of golden glamour to welcome 2018. Enjoy fireworks at midnight.


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New Year’s Eve Feast at J&G Steakhouse

Celebrate the beginning of 2017 with a gourmet four-course tasting menu, plus enjoy live music and a gorgeous view of Phoenix from J&G Steakhouse at the Phoenician.


New Year's Eve Dinner at T. Cook's

Start the night off right in T. Cook's, as you ring in the new year. Dine in for the first seating (3-course menu) or enjoy a second seating (5-course menu) and a glass of bubbly to cheers on the night.


New Year's Eve Dining at Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails

End the year full of joy...and food. Head to Blue Hound Kitchen and Cocktails at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar for a five-course prix fixe dinner prepared by Executive Chef Sean Currid.


New Year's Eve Party at The Princess

Ring in the New Year at The Plaza Bar with a Rose Gold Gala, entertainment by DJ Tommy Roberts starting at 9 p.m., dancing and specialty cocktails. Themed attire is encouraged.


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New Year's Eve Dinner at District

Welcome the New Year with dinner and live entertainment at District American Kitchen and Wine Bar. Enjoy a decadent three course meal paired with live entertainment from local musicians and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight.


New Year's Eve at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa

For an unforgettable way to ring in the New Year at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort's Center Stage Bar for a show featuring Brian Chartrand followed by Young Country.

New Year's Eve at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa

Guests can toast 2017 one last time with a sophisticated sit-down affair at elements or ring in the New Year with music and dancing at jade bar. Presenting an inspired four-course menu by Chef MacMillan, elements will offer two seating times. 


For Getting Around


Valley Metro Coors Light Free Rides

Celebrate safely this New Year’s Eve. Valley Metro will be offering free rides on bus, light rail and ADA Dial-a-Ride service beginning at 7 p.m., with light rail service running until 2 a.m.


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