Best 2017 New Year’s Eve Parties In Los Angeles

December 21, 2016 12:21 PM

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(credit: Alexander Raths/shutterstock)


New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles is as festive as anywhere else in the nation. In many ways, the City of Angels is even more festive because who doesn’t enjoy a great Hollywood style party? When the bell tolls at midnight, magnificent displays of fireworks will light up the night’s sky in many locations in and around Tinseltown. Singles will meet new acquaintances, couples will toast their future and families will strive to turn the next page of the calendar altogether. Ring in 2017 with a bang at one of these terrific venues!
 


 
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(credit: Grand Park)


Grand Park
200 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.grandparkla.org
Date: December 31, 2016 from 8pm to 1am

For the past several years, Grand Park has offered a free New Year’s Eve celebration that seems to top itself from the prior year. This year, 50,000 are expected to attend this block party, which will span the entire park, as well as the neighboring Music Center and the streets that surround it. With three music stages offering everything from rock to electronic music and Latin music, it is sure to be a blast. Experience acts including Jungle Fire, QVLN, Afrodyete, Lyric Jones, DJ Expo, L.A. Samba Dancers, Jose Marquez, Gazoo Olmeda, Victoria Van Damn, DJ Paris Paul, DJ Rell, CheckOne2 Dancers, along with the Mario Hernandez as the host for the evening. The event will also feature inflatable art, a photo booth, and amazing food vendors. Some of the notable food vendors offering terrific options include Jacks Thai BBQ, Bling Bling Dumplings, Chano’s Tacos, Fun Time Kettle Corn, Kali Churros, Kiddo’s Kettle Korn, Koko Natti Catering, Tropicana Funnel Cakes, Leonor’s Mexican Food, Maggie’s Cocina, Mario’s Tacos, Pizzza on Wheels and many others. The event is alcohol free and also family-friendly!
 


 
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(credit: Everett Historical/shutterstock)


Prohibition NYE
800 N Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.prohibitionnye.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 9pm to 2am

To celebrate the beginnings of 2017, go back in time to the 1920’s with this huge Prohibition-era themed New Year’s Eve party at downtown L.A.’s Union Station. The party, which will be held on the Main Concourse of this historic art-deco building, will offer everything from jazz music (headlined by Chicago’s Autograf) to live DJ sets, burlesque dancers, delicious cocktails and of course, plenty of champagne. The party is 21 and over, and prepare to be fabulously dressed! This is also a themed party where Roaring Twenties style clothing is encouraged. Flapper dresses, tuxedos, top hats and feathered headbands are perfect for this formal event. Visit www.prohibitionnye.com for tickets.
 


 
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(credit: queenmary.com)


Queen Mary’s New Year’s Eve Party
1126 Queens Hwy
Long Beach, CA 90802
(877) 342-0738
www.queenmary.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 8pm to 1am

Climb aboard the historic Queen Mary for a 21+ party this New Year’s Eve! As you celebrate the new year under a fireworks filled sky, the legendary Queen Mary will be helping you toast the new year with terrific food, drinks and live entertainment. So, whether you like to dance the night away, or just enjoy the music, there’s something for everyone. Travel throughout the ship’s decks, ballrooms, and salons and step into the magic of favorite films inspired by “The Godfather,” “Urban Cowboy,” “Mambo Kings,” “Avatar” and more. Each themed party will celebrate the sights and sounds of beloved movies, finishing the evening with one of the city’s best firework displays at midnight.

 


 
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(credit: Harlowe)


Harlowe’s New Year’s Eve Dance Party
Harlowe
7321 California Route 2
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 876-5839
www.harlowebar.com

For New Year’s Eve, dance, sip, and eat your way into 2016 at West Hollywood’s Harlowe! Offering a boozy soiree, all ticketed packages include a great time, along with well open bar until 1:00 AM, passed hors d’oeuvres, and champagne toast at midnight. The DJ will spin all evening, so make sure to put on your best dancing shoes and get ready to say goodbye to 2016!

 


 
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(credit: Pressmaster/shutterstock)


Ace Hotel NYE Celebration
929 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 623-3233
www.acehotel.com
Date: December 31, 2016 at 8:30pm

Open to the public and free, join others at the Ace Hotel in downtown L.A. and step onto the rooftop high above the lights of the city for a great New Year’s Eve celebration. Ring in 2017 with Smooth Sailing as they charter a Balearic musical course of vintage tunes, disco and house music and a sprinkling of romantic techno to take revelers into a brighter year. No guest list or reservations are required.

 


 
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(credit: CBS)


2017 TCL Chinese Theatre NYE
6925 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(310) 749-9029
www.newyearsnightlife.net
Date: December 31, 2016 from 9pm – 2am

Where the handprints of some of the most famous names such as Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Jennifer Aniston, Helen Mirren and Johnny Depp reside, the Chinese Theatre hosts movie-goers, Hollywood movie premieres and, more recently, NYE parties. New Year’s Eve here will be as lavish as any Hollywood premier. Featuring a five hour premium open bar, you can drink and dance the night away to a live soundtrack from top DJ’s, and enjoy festive party favors, and a huge NYE countdown. As part of the evening, you’ll also get complimentary champagne to ring in the new year! Visit www.newyearsnightlife.net for tickets.
 


 
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(credit: Angel City Brewery)


Angel City Brewery New Year’s Eve Party
216 Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 622-1261
www.angelcitybrewery.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 12pm to 2am

One of Los Angeles’ top breweries will be throwing an excellent New Year’s Eve party this year from 12pm to 2am to ring in 2017. With no cover, ring in the new year with specialty beer, cocktails, and a free Sparkling Berliner Weisse toast at midnight! Food from Downtown Taco Co and The Chairman L.A. will also be offered, as well as music from 8pm to 11pm from acts like John Morgan, Runson Willis III, The Fuzzy Crystals and others.
 


 
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Bar 10 NYE Celebration
8933 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(323) 332-6445
www.bar10weho.com

On New Year’s Eve, Bar 10 in West Hollywood will be hosting a fun-filled, action packed night with a live singing drag concert featuring Peppermint, Billy L’Amour and Anita Procedure. There will be an open Champagne bar available for all who attend from 9pm – 12am. There is no cover charge or ticket needed, either! They’ll also be offering holiday shots for $10 each, including their Eggnog Bombshell, which is a classic blend of eggnog with chocolate rum, their Dulce de Leche shot, and a Sundae Fundae, a chocolate cherry Bailey’s shot with vanilla vodka.
 


 
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(credit: Shutterstock)


NYE At Bootsy Bellows
9229 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 274-7500
www.hwoodgroup.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 9pm to 2am

To really turn it up a notch, head to West Hollywood nightclub Bootsy Bellows. The hip swagger of this 1960’s-era Hollywood club will be catering to the young and in crowd for New Year’s. Featuring a 5 hour premium hosted bar serving up the best libations late into the night, the festive NYE party will feature party favors, as well as a live performance by top DJ’s spinning the best of today’s music, including pop, rock, hip hop and house music. With a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, your taste of tradition doesn’t stop at the art deco decor. NYE at Bootsy Bellows is one of Hollywood’s hottest nightclubs, attracting a crowd of hot celebrities and taste-making trendsetters, so it’s sure to be a night to remember!
 


 
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(credit: Eric Broder Van Dyke/shutterstock)


W Hollywood New Years Eve Party
6250 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 798-1300
www.whollywoodhotel.com

The W Hotel in Hollywood has a tremendous rooftop to party throughout the year, but it really comes alive on December 31st for its annual New Year’s Eve Party! With a full view of downtown L.A. and the Hollywood Hills, you can party by the pool or inside with LED walls and caged dancers. With a live DJ, revelers can dance the night away as you ring in 2017.
 


 
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(credit: Magnolia House)


NYE Celebration At Magnolia House
Magnolia House
492 S Lake Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 584-1126
www.themaghouse.com
Date: December 31, 2016

This New Year’s Eve, head to Magnolia House for a decadent dinner and stay for a festive party! Pull up a table in the cozy craftsman bungalow and enjoy savory seafood dishes. Then it’s time to ring in the new year with classic cocktails, live entertainment, and a Champagne toast at midnight! The party starts at 9pm and they’ll be offering a full menu available until 11pm. They offer a few packages, including their ‘Standing Room Only,’ which is entry and a Champagne toast at midnight for $30 per person, or table reservations, which include entry, a table, a Champagne toast, swag bags with unique and fun party favors and more for $50 per person. They also can help you out if you have a large party and want to attend!
 


 
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(credit: ifong/shutterstock)


Mr. C’s Beverly Hills’ Bash
1224 Beverwil Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90035
(877) 334-5623
www.mrchotels.com
Date: December 31, 2016

Ring in the final hours of 2016 at Mr. C Beverly Hills as they invite guests to enjoy a bash ($215 per person) you’ll remember forever. Aside from ringing in the new year with a Champagne celebration, experience a five-course dinner in the restaurant, followed by a Vueve Clicquot Champagne toast at midnight and plenty of dancing.
 


 
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(credit: The Raymond 1886)


The Raymond 1886
1250 S Fair Oaks Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105
(626) 441-3136
www.theraymond.com
Date: December 31, 2016 at 9pm

Head to Pasadena and ring in the new year at The Raymond 1886. Celebrate the night away with other revelers and usher in a happy 2017 as you enjoy signature craft cocktails by 1886, and food by Exectuive Che Tim Guiltinan. There will be a live guest DJ set by Heat Maxwell to keep the party going and it promises to be an event you don’t want to miss out on.
 


 
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(credit: Baltaire)


New Year’s Eve Midnight In Paris At Baltaire
11647 San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
(424) 273-1660
www.baltaire.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 5:30pm to 1am

Baltaire, one of L.A.’s top steakhouses on the West side, will be throwing their own NYE 2017 bash by paying homage to the all things great about Paris. With an ambiance reminiscent of the city of lights, there will be two seatings (5:30 -7 p.m., and 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.) to accommodate all guests. Along with live jazz and a live DJ, you’ll get to enjoy dinner menu items before hand such as a oysters, a prime filet au poivre, a pan roasted john dory, an organic Scottish salmon, and plenty of sides like whipped potatoes, broccolini, mac n cheese and much more. Top off the evening with desserts like their delicious bread pudding, or the creme brulee and more.

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(credit: Radyukov Dima/shutterstock)


New Year’s At 1 OAK
Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City
9039 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90060
www.1oakla.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 9pm to 2am

Celebrate 2017 by dancing all night long at one of Los Angeles’ hottest clubs, 1 OAK. This New Year’s Eve, West Coast charm collides with Each Coast chic at this hot spot. It’s the city’s internationally acclaimed nightclub where Los Angeles’s jet-setting revelers will undoubtedly usher in the New Year in megawatt style. There will be a 5 hour premium open bar with your ticket from 9pm to 2am, and you’ll be dancing the night away with friends. This late-night club’s trademark atmosphere is what it is known for, so on NYE, with a live DJ will spinning super-hot beats of Top 40, Hip Hop, House and Mash Ups, join other partiers on the dancefloor. At midnight, the DJ will help lead an exhilarating live countdown, along with a complimentary champagne toast! Then, kick off the New Year with a bang by keeping the party going until close.
 


 
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(credit: Hornblower Cruises)


New Year’s Eve Dessert & Cocktail Cruise With Fireworks
Hornblower Cruises & Events
Fisherman’s Village
13755 Fiji Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
(310) 301-9900
www.hornblower.com
Date: December 31, 2016 | Boarding at 9:30pm

Hornblower Cruises is offering a one of a kind experience that is really special for your new year’s event celebrations to choose from. Board at 9:30pm and cruise from 10pm to 1am for $120 per person, which includes a 3 course harbor cruise aboard the Dream On Yacht, a midnight fireworks display, a boarding glass of Champagne, beer wine and cocktails available for purchase, desserts, as well as live DJ entertainment, party favors, and much more. The yacht will also be festively decorated! All guests must be 21 or over and discounts are available for seniors 55 or over.
 


 
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(credit: Kayla L./Yelp)


New Year’s Eve On The Rooftop At The Standard Hotel
The Standard
550 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(213) 892-8080
www.standardhotels.com
Date: December 31, 2016 at 9pm

The Standard Hotel always offers an excellent view from its rooftop, but on New Year’s Eve, the view and party will be something special. Downtown LA’s Standard Hotel will be transformed into a building-wide celebration of the year that past and the year ahead. From the lobby to the rooftop pool, you’ll feel the thrill of a great party ushering in a new year. Music will be offered by the Lisbona Sisters and Breakbot & Infrane on the rooftop, and there will also be NYE Teas, If You Please at the hotel with burlesque performances by Mosh, Miss Miranda, Donna Hood and Ashley Hayward, and much more! Get tickets here.
 


 
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(credit: Alen Lin)


New Year’s Eve At E.P. & L.P
603 N La Cienega Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 855-9955
www.eplosangeles.com
Date: Dec. 31, 2016

Are you looking to celebrate New Year’s Eve along with a delicious 5 course special menu beforehand from acclaimed chef Louis Tikaram? Well, then West Hollywood’s E.P. & L.P is the place for you this year! This New Year’s Eve, E.P. & L.P invites you to celebrate the end of 2016 and the start of 2017 with an festive 5-course New Year’s Eve dinner. From short ribs to scallops and delicious dessert, you’ll be in heaven. Revelers can continue the party on the LP rooftop after dinner with their New Year’s Eve Chalet party. The space, which overlooks the picturesque Hollywood Hills, will come alive as L.P. is transformed into Aspen of the 1980’s! Upstairs at the cozy and intimate LP rooftop party, NYE partygoers will enjoy a complimentary Champagne toast at midnight along with an open bar from 8pm to 11pm, a selection of appetizers, DJ’s and ski lodge decor! Make sure to come dressed in your best 1980’s ski gear for an Apres Ski party to usher in 2017.

 


 
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(credit: Hotel Roosevelt)


NYE At The Hollywood Roosevelt
7000 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 856-1970
www.thehollywoodroosevelt.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 9pm to 2am

The New Year’s Eve party at The Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood is back again for another year! The theme this year, “A Hollywood Classic,” will help revelers ring in 2017 in style at this iconic hotel. The party by the pool will offer guests attending 10 world class DJ’s, a premium open bar for 5 hours, as well as 4 rooms of music, and of course a great countdown at midnight! You can buy tickets here.
 


 
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(credit: nikkytok/shutterstock)


NYE Candi Pop At The Satellite
The Satellite
717 Silver Lake Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(323) 661-4380
www.thesatellitela.com
Date: December 31, 2016 from 9pm to 12am

Want to ring in the new year at one of Silver Lake’s top venues? The Satellite will be throwing a dance party this New Year’s Eve with real music (no remixes, or mashups). Expect music from artists like Katy Perry, NSYNC, One Direction, Madonna, The Spice Girls and other pop acts!

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