Las Vegas New Year's Eve

No one throws a party like us, so when it comes to Las Vegas New Year’s Eve, we pulled out all the stops. From legendary entertainers and top-notch DJs to non-stop parties and amazing dining options, Vegas let you bid the decade adieu in the most amazing way possible.

 

Raise a Glass with the Stars

Revelers were starstruck with amazing acts that rocked the stage and said goodbye to 2019. Christina Aguilera had guests saying “come on over” as she wrapped up this leg of her “Christina Aguilera: The Xperience” residency at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. One of the world’s greatest rock bands – Journey – brought the crowd inside The Colosseum at Caesars Palace to their feet with four shows on New Year’s Eve weekend. Lady Gaga  performed her famous pop hits during LADY GAGA ENIGMA Dec. 28 and 30 and closed out the decade in style on Dec. 31 at LADY GAGA JAZZ & PIANO with stripped-down versions of those hits alongside music from the Great American Songbook, all at Park Theater inside Park MGMMaroon 5 brought their annual New Year’s Eve shows back to Mandalay Bay Events Center for the ninth consecutive year. Fans jammed out with rock band The Offspring at the Pearl Theater inside Palms Casino Resort on Dec. 30 and closed out the year with an intimate performance by Puerto Rican superstar OZUNA on Dec. 31. Guests rush, rushed to ring in the new year with Paula Abdul when she performed at the Flamingo Las Vegas on Dec. 31. Guests looking to slay the remaining hours of 2019 joined GRAMMY Award-winning artist LIZZO as she brought her captivating performance to The Chelseainside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Dec. 31. Pop rock band Third Eye Blind rocked the House of Blues Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino also on Dec. 31. And American reggae and dub band Stick Figure rang in 2020 at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas with a New Year’s Eve performance.

Dance Until Dawn

Las Vegas is home to an almost overwhelming number of mega clubs and resident celebrity DJs and spinning on NYE is their absolute night to shine. Here’s a list of the biggest names for you to choose from:

Elevated Celebrations

Guests were dazzled when the clock struck midnight as fireworks painted the Las Vegas sky in a spectacular show of vibrant colors. Creating a stunning backdrop for revelers, the display was coordinated from seven locations along the Strip as well as live music and an onstage pyrotechnic celebration at midnight on the Fremont Street Experience in Downtown Las Vegas. These amazing parties also took place up and down the Strip.

  • The LINQ Las Vegasoffered two incredible ways to view the fireworks as 2019 ended. The High Roller, the world’s tallest observation wheel, offered some of the best views of Las Vegas, as well as three “Ring in the Roaring 2020s” packages. Some chose to party with a front row seat of the display on the Fly LINQ Zipline launch deck, along with a post fireworks show zipline ride. 

  • The Ice Rink at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas hosted a VIP New Year’s Eve party to skate guests into 2020. This outdoor soiree included an open bar with seasonal libations, live entertainment and photo stations. 

  • Revelers partied in the heart of the Strip on the New York-New York Hotel & Casino’s Brooklyn Bridge during the annual Bridge Bash. Entertainment in the form of a live DJ as well as drinks, drinks, and more drinks at the open bar, along with phenomenal views of the fireworks were enjoyed by all.

  • Cabo Wabo Cantina inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino rocked into the new year with prime views of the fireworks, bottomless drinks, live entertainment and a festive patio party.

  • Sundance Helicopters took you to new heights with the Fireworks Spectacular Tour. Passengers took flight over Las Vegas Boulevard, with unparalleled views of the celebration throughout the valley. 

  • BEER PARK and Chateau Nightclub & Rooftop at Paris Las Vegas  welcomed 2020 with a massive rooftop party featuring an open bar and front row views of the Strip-side fireworks show.

  • The STRAT Hotel, Casino and Skypod offered two unique club-style atmospheres – the “108 Party in the Sky” and the “107 SkyLounge Celebration.” Both had live entertainment, open bars and incredible views of the world-famous New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show on the Strip.

  • Fremont Street Experience invited all to celebrate the arrival of 2020 during America’s Party Downtown. With non-stop live entertainment from 12 bands, a jaw-dropping display of onstage pyrotechnics and more, guests experienced the energy of Downtown Las Vegas and countdown to the official debut of the renovated Viva Vision canopy, the world’s largest single video screen.

Indulge in World-Class Cuisine

Las Vegas has the most complete collection of world-class restaurants, making it one of the best cities in the world to dine. Visitors closed out 2019 with one last decadent meal whether it was a full prix fixe menu at The Mayfair Supper Club at Bellagio Resort & CasinoBazaar Meat by José Andrés at SAHARA Las Vegas or GIADA at The Cromwell. Or chose a special New Year’s Eve addition to menus at BLT Steak at Bally’s Las VegasAmbra Italian Kitchen + Bar at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and LAVO Italian Restaurant & Lounge at The Palazzo at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas.

Now you know all the fun Las Vegas had ringing in 2020, raise a glass and plan your visit to spend the next NYE with us.