New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas is truly a one-of-a-kind experience! It’s party central, on the most epic party day of the year. As we close out 2023, check out these must-visit parties, headliner performances, specialty dining and tips for what to expect! Regardless, make sure you look up at midnight, as there’ll be a coordinated eight-minute fireworks display across the entire destination, epically lighting the way forward into 2024.
New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas will showcase spectacular fireworks with several resorts on the Strip and Downtown on Fremont Street participating in the annual celebration. This year, a dazzling display will launch from the rooftops of: ARIA Resort & Casino, Caesars Palace, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Resorts World Las Vegas, The STRAT Hotel, Casino & Tower, TI – Treasure Island Hotel & Casino, The Venetian Resort Las Vegas and Plaza Hotel & Casino.
TikTok-worthy Party Locations
If you’re looking for brag- and TikTok-worthy locations to spend your New Year’s Eve, check out these unique venues hosting epic New Year’s Eve parties throughout the city.
Ring in the new year on the replica Brooklyn Bridge with the annual Bridge Bash, complete with food trucks, drinks and plenty of TikTok-worthy photo ops! Or party it up on floor 55 at Ghostbar, offering stunning views of the Strip and the perfect shots for your New Year’s Eve post! With two ticket options and a DJ on site setting the mood, this party will be poppin’.
Celebrate in style at the new BleauLive Theater for an epic experience featuring a performance from GRAMMY-nominated artist, Post Malone. Imagine that end-of-year post! Why wait until EDC this May to rave it up Vegas-style? Head to Forever Midnight, an Insomniac event featuring sets from top artists like Eric Prydz, SOFI TUKKER, Kaytranada and more.
If you’re looking for something truly unique to do this New Year’s Eve, start looking for your best disguise for MasqueRave. The EDM-fueled masquerade ball—with Boris Brejcha and more bringing the noise—not only encourages masks, but costumes, too!
Perched 60 floors above Fremont Street in Downtown Las Vegas, the rooftop Legacy Club offers spectacular views of the Las Vegas valley. Enjoy those views—and the midnight fireworks show—and more at Sky High Celebration, featuring photo-worthy cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment.
At over 100 stories in the sky, SkyPod Tower Party will offer one of the best views of the destination for the midnight fireworks. With a DJ bringing the noise, food and beverages available for purchase, and festive party favors, it’ll be an evening to remember!
Skate over to the rooftop Ice Rink offering an exclusive skating experience paired with unbeatable views of the Strip and fireworks at this New Year's Eve Fireworks Viewing Party. Plus, enjoy the open bar under the night sky, and raise your glass at midnight for a champagne toast to 2024!
A resort-wide party, VIP New Year’s Eve Extravaganza, offers guests a variety of entertainment at the hotel’s AZILO Ultra Lounge and CASBAR while enjoying delicious libations.
Offering a special fireworks display and hotel packages with an assortment of viewing areas, including the pool deck, this New Year’s Eve Party will be an explosive night of fun and excitement. Plus, who else is snapping pics poolside on New Year’s Eve?
Centrally located on the Strip, offering incredible nighttime views and an epic year-end party, BrewDog Las Vegas welcomes you to close out 2023 in style. Capture unforgettable moments from the rooftop bar or grab a selfie from the dance floor. Indulge in specialty cocktails, brews and mouthwatering food while you enjoy non-stop fun and excitement.
Dance the night away under the neon lights at Neon Sky New Year's Eve Party located over 50 floors high as the DJ sets the tone, the drinks flow, and you have front-row seats to the epic fireworks show. You’ll have the time of your life this New Year’s at VooDoo Lounge.
Turn the Volume Up on 2024
How about closing out 2023 with a concert? Music fans have several to choose from, as the entertainment calendar will bring the industry’s finest to Vegas this New Year’s Eve. See spectacular headliner shows by Demi Lovato and the Black Eyed Peas. Or catch residency performers Luke Bryan, Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson and Bruno Mars as they put on an incredible end-of-year show like no other.
Plus, you can head to Fremont Street Experience for a throwback bash at Time of Your Life Festival featuring Third Eye Blind, Kid ’n Play and others.
Looking for laughs? Late-night talk show hosts Seth Meyers and John Oliver take the stage together as they close out the year with an enthralling performance. You can also catch Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias or Katt Williams for a performance to leave you laughing your way into 2024.
Dance 2023 Away with Celeb DJs
In addition to the superstars on stage, world-renowned artists will also be behind the DJ booth this New Year’s Eve. Catch Lil Jon at JEWEL Nightclub or chart-topper DJ Steve Aoki, after a set by Illenium on Dec. 30 at OMNIA Nightclub. You can also see the beats from DJ Pauly D at Marquee Nightclub or head over to Zouk Nightclub to party it up with Kaskade for the final night of 2023, after sets by ODESZA on Dec. 29 and Zedd on Dec. 30. Then there’s O.T. Genasis who’s pulling out all the stops for an unbeatable celebration over at TAO Nightclub.
Dining Done Right
Enjoy these exclusive, one-night-only New Year’s Eve dining packages at some incredible restaurants across Las Vegas. They won’t disappoint!
Experience some true culinary genius this New Year’s Eve at Bazaar Meat by José Andrés, where the decorated celebrity chef is presenting special tasting menus for the holiday. Or, go big with a nine-course, prix fixe dinner at WAKUDA, where you can ring in the new year in its intimate and opulent dining room surrounded by gorgeous Japanese cherry blossoms. And with luxurious dishes from chef Tetsuya Wakuda such as oysters, king crab tempura and Japanese Wagyu, the menu will not disappoint!
At Su Casa Sushi, New Year’s Eve menu specialties include an assortment of freshly prepared sushi and nigiri from chef Shayne Galan. And to polish off the meal, enjoy the decadent Cracked Coconut Mousse. Yum! Otherwise, for a unique dining location, check out the Eiffel Tower Restaurant. Enjoy French favorites—and maybe splurge for some champagne and caviar—while enjoying the Gala Seating’s live entertainment!
Celebrate in style at Delilah, a captivating supper club with a vintage 1950s aesthetic. With live music center stage and elevated American classics on the menu, this party will make you feel like a celebrity! VooDoo Steak is offering a curated prix fixe menu of a land and sea option with two seatings, 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sip on the hand-crafted cocktails and revel in what the new year will bring! Cheers!
Due to the fireworks display, the Strip starts shutting down at 6 p.m. and won’t reopen until nearly 2 a.m., so make sure to plan ahead on how you’ll get to your party celebrations. If you’re planning to return to your hotel between 11 p.m. and 1 a.m., make sure you have your hotel key on you as some will require it to reenter the property. Free bus transportation will be provided all night long starting at 6 p.m.
Wherever you end up for New Year’s Eve, it’s going to be great—you’re in Vegas, after all! While you’re nailing down those year-closing festivities, check out these can’t-miss things to do when you’re here! And don’t forget to check out the various hotel packages and deals!