Looking to start 2019 off with a bang? Minneapolis has everything you need to start the year off right.
Snowta NYE Festivals December 30th & 31st, 2018 Doors open at 6:00pm The Armory 18+
The 3rd annual Snowta NYE Festival will be BIGGER and BETTER than any NYE event you have ever been to. Marshmello, Skrillex, Chief Keef and Rich the Kid are just a few of the many acts that fill the lineups. Tickets available now!
Brew Year’s Eve: New Year’s Eve Dinner in Minneapolis December 31st, 2018 City Works Minneapolis
Chef has whipped up impressive specials, all complete with unique beer pairings for New Year’s Eve dinner here in Minneapolis! Treat yourself to something extra special for NYE in our comfortable, upbeat surroundings. Full food and drink menus offered plus a champagne toast at midnight.
New Year's Eve Dinner December 31st, 2018 4:00-9:00pm El Burrito Minneapolis
Enjoy a 3-course authentic, traditional Mexican dinner menu and a bottle of wine (or two cocktails) before you ring in the new year!
New Beers Eve December 31st, 2018 5:00pm-1:00am HopCat Minneapolis
Kick off the New Year with some new beer! HopCat is ringing in 2019 by staying open late and enjoying some of the best beers from their favorite breweries.
New Year's Eve Dinner December 31st, 2018 6:00 & 9:00pm Cosmos
Toast to the memories of 2018 and the hopes for 2019 with a five course prix-fixe dinner at Cosmos. The New Year’s Eve tasting menu at Cosmos has two seatings at 6:00 and 9:00pm for $125++ per person and add wine pairings for $50++ per person. Start the new year off right and treat yourself, splurge a little - you deserve it! Reservations can be made by calling (612) 312-1168 or
online. Click below to view the menu!
New Year's Eve Moon Light Circus December 31st, 2018 6:00pm-12:00am Nickelodeon Universe
Join the Ringleader for a New Year’s countdown complete with lights, music, party favors + a ball drop! Live entertainment by Xelias Aerial Studio at 6:30, 8:30 + 9:30p.m., including contortion, juggling, unicycle and aerial fabric, will be performing in the Rotunda, meet and greets with your favorite Nickelodeon Characters, giveaways and more!
New Year's Eve at Brit's December 31st, 2018 6:00pm-1:30am Brit's Pub
At 6 pm celebrate the UK New Year with a free bubbly toast to the sound of the bagpipes by the amazing James Sherman… and then twist and shout in the Clubhouse lounge to one of the best Beatles tributes in the country, A Hard Day’s Night. The boys go through a huge amount of the Beatles catalog with quite a few costume changes along the way!
New Year’s Eve with Davina and the Vagabonds December 31st, 2018 6:30 & 10:30pm The Dakota Jazz Club
Say goodbye to 2018 with Davina and the Vagabonds at the Dakota!
HURDY GURDY presents: New Year's Rave-Up! December 31st, 2018 7:00pm-12:10am Driftwood Char Bar
HURDY GURDY returns to the Driftwood for a New Year's Eve Along with their Donovan classics, they'll play a full set of The Yardbirds (and a couple of surprises)!
Skyway Theatre NYE 2019 December 31st, 2018 7:00pm-3:00am Skyway Theatre
Celebrate the new year with TroyBoi, YehMe2, Apashe, BAILO and more!
New Year's Eve with Derek Hughes December 31st, 2018 8:00 & 10:30pm Acme Comedy Company
Plan to bring in the New Year laughing at Acme Comedy Company with a comedian who was some serious tricks up his sleeve - plus a 4-course meal!
Mo Years Eve - NYE with Mo Alexander and Courtney Baka December 31st, 2018 8:00 & 10:30pm The Comedy Corner Underground
Two shows New Years Eve with the incomparable Mo Alexander! Early show wraps by 9:30, so plenty of time to make it to something else - midnight show includes champagne toast with the countdown to midnight.
Y2K: A '90s New Years Eve December 31st, 2018 8:00-11:55pm Fine Line Music Cafe
Relive the hype of bringing in the 2000s at Fine Line's Y2K New Year's party with You Oughta Know and special guest The 90s Preservation Society!
NYE at 7th St Entry December 31st, 2018 8:00-11:59pm First Avenue & 7th St Entry
Ring in the New Year at 7th St Entry with The Bad Man, Graveyard Club, Kiss The Tiger and Dem Yut! Tickets on sale now.
Speakeasy: A Roaring New Year's Eve December 31st, 2018 8:00pm-1:15am Metropolitan Ballroom
Step back in time and experience the most glamorous decade of all: the roaring twenties! You'll pay homage to the era of Gatsby, Mobsters, and Prohibition by raising a (perfectly legal) glass as you ring in the new year. Guests will enjoy a mix of dance, electro-swing, top 40, disco, old school, and house. Additional entertainment, including aerialists, dancers and more, to be announced!
Crystal Ball New Year's Eve 2019 December 31st, 2018 8:00pm-2:00am 50th floor of the IDS Center
This year, ring in 2019 with amazing views overlooking downtown Minneapolis from Windows on Minnesota on the 50th floor of the IDS Tower! Dress to impress! Cocktail attire suggested, black tie optional. Tickets available now.
Frogleg New Years Eve at The Hook and Ladder Theater December 31st, 2018 8:30pm The Hook and Ladder Theater & Lounge
Celebrate New Years Eve with Frogleg and The People Brothers Band. Enjoy a champagne toast at midnight plus snacks and light eats after the cheers!
Big Boy Karaoke New Year's Masquerade December 31st, 2018 9:00pm moto-i
Big Boy Karaoke and moto-i are bringing in the new year with style.....and the usual karaoke shenanigans! There will be masquerade action all night.
The Bubble Ball December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-2:00am Living Room W Minneapolis - The Foshay
Get ready to ring in the New Year with Brian Dawe and Lenka Paris! There will be two floors of party for you to say goodbye to 2018!
Transmission presents 80s Prom - A New Year's Eve Celebration December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-2:00am First Avenue & 7th St. Entry
The New Years Eve celebration featuring DJ Jake Rudh will feature music videos of Top 40 (Michael Jackson, Madonna, George Michael...), R&B/Funk (Prince, Rick James...), New Wave, Underground, Synth Pop, Hip Hop/Rap and Soundtracks. Don't miss out on this blast from the past!
NYE Reggae Gala December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-2:00am The Dancing Ganesha
Come on down to the Dancing Ganesha for their 2nd annual NYE Reggae Gala with music by Sound of Fujun!
Spice Up Your New Years: A Spice Girls New Years Dance Party December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-2:00am Amsterdam Bar & Hall
Join in for an amazing night dedicated to the Spice Girls and other TOP 40 music. Music will be by DJ izzie p, with pop-up drag acts and of course the midnight countdown!
NYE 2019 | Masquerade December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-2:00am The Pourhouse Uptown
Ring in 2019 in style at The Pourhouse Uptown's Masquerade NYE Party! Live music and all-inclusive tickets.
Midnight RED | NYE Firefighters For Healing Benefit December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-2:00am The Exchange & Alibi Lounge
Join The Exchange for Midnight RED, A NYE
Firefighters for Healing benefit! Tickets include admission and premium open bar with proceeds benefiting Firefighters for Healing!
90s NYE Party!
Put on your favorite choker and parachute pants and party like it's 1999! Enjoy 90's playlists all night, a free photo-booth, and themed specialty punch!
New Year's Party December 31st, 2018 9:00pm-3:00am Profile Event Center
You are invited to ring in the New Year with luxurious evening filled with top-of-the-line food, good company, and a program hosted by the award winning event specialist, Andrey Kazak, from The Andreys, all the way from Sacramento, California.
Beyond The Veil: A Dark Masquerade December 31st, 2018 9:30pm-2:00am Loring Bar & Restaurant
Celebrate the death of 2018 with a funerary themed masquerade, featuring some unearthly out-of-town talent to help provide the soundtrack! Complete the cathartic experience with a midnight champagne toast, all black balloon drop, photobooth by
CalebFoxes, and a raffle with spoooky prizes - all included with your entry. Musical guests include Void Vision, Andi Harriman, Autumn and local DJs, Apollolypstic + Grant Mayland.
NYE-Countdown Mpls December 31st, 2018 10:00pm-1:00am Minneapolis Club
Multiple levels and dance floors, top DJs & one top NYE party!
NYE with Trash Apples - All That Glitters Is Soul December 31st, 2018 10:00pm-1:00am Gluek's Restaurant and Bar
Get your groove on at this 60's soul-themed party! Enjoy live music with Trash Apple featuring Anna Miller.
Ritual NYE at Calhoun Beach Club December 31st, 2018 10:00pm-1:30am Calhoun Beach Club
Celebrate the new year at Calhoun Beach Club. Minneapolis DJs with the latest top 40, hip hop and dance mixes, multiple floors and rooms each with a different NYE experience!
Annual Black & White New Year's Eve Ball December 31st, 2018 10:00pm-2:00am Muse Event Center The LIfe Of Ques presents: The annual Black & White New Year's Eve Ball! Enjoy photo booths, surprise special guests, multiple bars and more. Tickets on sale now!
3 Level New Year's Eve Party, Gotham City December 31st, 2018 10:00pm-2:00am Union Rooftop
From their award-winning rooftop to their basement Vegas-style lounge, all three levels of Union Bar & Grill will be fully decorates and themed. Each level will have a different style of music including pop, hip hop and EDM!
Uptown NYE - New Years Eve Minneapolis Party December 31st, 2018 10:30pm-1:30am Urban Eatery at Calhoun Beach Club
Come celebrate New Years Eve at this award-winning venue. Their exceptional venue paired with top DJs will make for a great party!