Best New Year’s Eve Parties of 2016

Author : 6AM
December 26, 2016

Best New Year’s Eve Parties of 2016

Planning on where and how you and your friends can spend New Year’s Eve can be pretty challenging, so we have decided to pick some of the best NYE parties in the United States, giving you options and recommendations on on how to start your 2017 with a bang. We have listed them in alphabetical order by city:


Chicago – Interstellar with Smartbar Residents

Enjoy one of the best NYE parties at Smartbar Chicago as they bring you Interstellar. Welcome 2017 with Smartbar’s resident DJs Garrett David, DJ Heather, Jeff Derringer, Justin Long, Olin, Sassmouth, Savile and Sevron. Attendees will also be treated to art by visual artist Nate Love and a NYE countdown by your hosts Nico and Imp Queen.

Ticket link here. Advance tickets here. Starts at $35 + fees. 21+


Detroit – Freakish Pleasure + Texture

Enjoy the inside and outside patio as Freakish Pleasure and Texture present one of the best NYE parties of 2016 with Ectomorph, DJ Minx, Fit Siegel and more at Marble Bar in Detroit. Breakfast food and mimosas will be served, with Bloody Mary’s also available in the morning.

Ticket link here. Starts at $10 + fees. 21+

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Las Vegas – MNTRA + Brett Rubin Present NYE feat. Hector

In Vegas for NYE? Celebrate with one of the best NYE parties of 2016 brought to you by MNTRA and Brett Rubin featuring DJ Hector on The Rooftop of Larry Flynts Hustler Club. If you fancy an indoor party with a heated outdoor viewing area of the strip and fireworks, then this party is for you.

Ticket link here. Starts at $40 + fees. 21+

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Los Angeles – Minimal Effort: NYE

Three spread-out indoor stages, twenty-four amazing DJs and twelve hours of music right in the center of Downtown Los Angeles: Minimal Effort gives you one of the best NYE parties of 2016. With live performances by Recondite, Stephan Bodzin, Matthew Dear aka Audion, and DJ sets by the likes of Francesca Lombardo, Simian Mobile Disco and &Me this is one of the most stacked NYE parties in the country.

Ticket link here. Starts at $49 + fees. 21+


Los Angeles – Ruse x Vayu Sound Present: Diversion NYE ft. Reeko

A private techno event with a stunning line up headlined by PoleGroup’s Reeko, who will be making his LA debut, as well as Progression, Subversive, Template back-to-back with Lindsey Herbert, and Sean Venkersammy. Situated in Downtown Los Angeles and set to go until sunrise, this is our top late-night pick for anyone looking to keep party going past club closing hours in the city.

Ticket link here. Starts at $10 + fees. 21+


Miami – Jamie Jones NYE 2017 by Link Miami Rebels Pop-Up

Welcome 2017 with a dance marathon at one of the best New Year’s Eve parties of 2016. Brought to you by Link Miami Rebels Pop-Up, join Jamie Jones with arms wide open at Space Miami’s extraordinarily beautiful terrace.

“We will make of the terrace a spectacle you have never seen, we celebrate life in rebel fashion as this room will be transformed into a fantasy out of this world. With much love and as always, stay rebel.”

Ticket link here. Starts at $30 + fees. 21+


Miami – Chus & Ceballos + Mark Knight NYE B2B

Humans Alike and Like Minded Events Present what could end up being the longest NYE parties available in North America, headlined by Chus and Ceballos and Mark Knight, with more artists yet to be announced. Balearic infused tech house will be the name of the game on the night, a sound fitting for the downtown Miami location.

Ticket link here. Promotional tickets here. Starts at $30 + fees. 21+


New York City – John Digweed (8 Hour Set) and Naveen G at Output and Push The Night in The Panther Room

Experience dance music touched by the hands of the legendary Jon Digweed, who will be putting on an eight-hour set at Brooklyn’s Output with support from Naveen G in the main room. The Panther Room will be featuring a Push The Night showcase with Brad Miller, James Jill b2b Rory James and more scheduled to perform.

Ticket link here. Starts at $40 + fees. 21+


New York City – Resolute New Year’s Eve and Day Extravaganza with Zip, a:Rpia:r and Ion Ludwig

2016 has been a rollercoaster ride filled with ups and downs and sudden twists and turns. ReSolute brings you one of the best NYE party to end 2016 right, with Raresh, Rhadoo, and Pedro [a:rpia:r] bringing you a mega back-to-back session once again, as well as Zip, Ion Ludwig and more! RSVP is needed, location will be announced on the day of the event.

Ticket link and RSVP info here. Starts at $50 + fees. 21+


New York City – Solomun & Dixon Go B2B

Two of the best DJs in today’s underground dance music circuit  come together for a back-to-back extended set at Space Ibiza in New York. Join them on their first New York City gig together with local DJs Vanjee and Nadav Vee on support. The party also features Scissor & Thread’s Frank & Tony, making this lineup just perfect to welcome 2017 in style!

Ticket link here. Starts at $99 + fees. 21+


San Diego – Fngrs Crssd Presents: Justin Martin

Celebrate one of the best NYE parties of 2016 at Music Box in San Diego. Booty dance 2016 away with Dirtybird crew members Justin Martin, Ardalan, and more to be announced still.

Ticket link here. Starts at $40 + fees. 21+


San Francisco – NYE with Bonobo (DJ Set) Plus Nickodemus

Spend the last minutes of your year at The Midway with two of the most talented DJs in the industry: Bonobo and Nickodemus. Expect two wondrous musical journeys through the world of funky, organic, electronic and urban dance music.

Ticket link here. Starts at $29.50 + fees. 21+


Flash NYE 2017: Brand New Day w/ Steve Bug, Delano Smith and More

A party so hard it takes longer than a day to finish! A 30-hour long New Year celebration with this kind of roster had to make it on our list of Best NYE parties of 2016. Welcome 2017 with a world-class line up of DJs and a wristband which guarantees entry to all 30 hours of party!

To quote:

“Your ticket includes a wristband which guarantees entry to all 30 hours of party, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, and memories enough to last a lifetime (or until you start sleepwalking).”

Ticket link here. Additional tickets here. Starts at $20 + fees. 21+

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