Find New Year's Eve Parties & Events

Looking to start 2020 off with a bang? Minneapolis has everything you need to start the year off right.

Between the exciting nightlife, timeless concerts, and phenomenal theaters, your most difficult decision will be choosing how to ring in the New Year! Once you experience the vibrancy and excitement of the city, you'll make Minneapolis your first choice for many New Year's Eve celebrations to come.

Snowta NYE Festivals

December 30th & 31st, 2019
Doors open at 6:00pm
The Armory

The 4th annual Snowta NYE Festival will be BIGGER and BETTER than any NYE event you have ever been to. Big Gigantic, Big Wild and Cookie Monster 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, 2019
City Works Minneapolis

Chef has whipped up impressive specials, all complete with unique beer and wine 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 Moon Light Circus

December 31st, 2019
Nickelodeon Universe

Join the Ringleader for a New Year’s countdown complete with lights, music, party favors and a ball drop! Live entertainment by Xelias Aerial Studio at 6:30, 8:30 and 10:30 p.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! Plus, countdown to 2020 at 10 p.m. and midnight in the South Entrance of Nickelodeon Universe!

New Year's Eve at Brit's

December 31st, 2019
Brit's Pub

At 6:00pm celebrate the UK New Year with a free bubbly toast to the sound of the bagpipes by the amazing James Sherman… and from 8:30pm, twist and shout the night away to the best Beatles tribute around, “A Hard Day’s Night”!

New Year’s Eve with Kevin Farley

December 31st, 2019
6:00 & 8:30pm
Canopy by Hilton Minneapolis Mill District

Canopy by Hilton Minneapolis Mill District proudly presents New Year's Eve with Kevin Farley. Before the show, enjoy an exclusive dinner prepared by Chef Kevin Aho at Umbra Minneapolis. Must be 21+ to attend! Enjoy live music throughout the night and ring in the new year with their jazzy, soulful sound. Music will conclude at 12:30am on January 1st, 2020!

New Year’s Eve with Davina and the Vagabonds

December 31st, 2019
6:30pm & 10:30pm
The Dakota Jazz Club

Say goodbye to 2019 with Davina and the Vagabonds at the Dakota!

New Year's Eve 2020

December 31st, 2019
Skyway Theatre

Celebrate the new year with Spag Heddy, Brondo, Dubloadz, Lick and more!

New Year's Eve With Bengt Washburn

December 31st, 2019
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 5-course meal!

NYE: Geoff Asmus with Ellie Hino and Grant Winkles

December 31st, 2019
8:00 & 10:30pm
The Comedy Corner Underground

Two shows New Years Eve with the incomparable Geoff Asmus! Early show wraps by early enough, so plenty of time to make it to something else. The midnight show is a great way to ring in the new year with some laughs and a toast!

New Year's Eve: A Roaring 2020

December 31st, 2019
Metropolitan Ballroom

Step back in time and experience the most glamorous decade of all: the roaring twenties! Immerse yourself in the sparkling decadence of the jazz age, where flappers danced the night away and speakeasies reigned. Live entertainment includes aerialists, burlesque performances, professional ballroom dancers and more.


December 31st, 2019
Doors open at 8:00pm
Turf Club

Shredders is the new rap project from Doomtree members P.OS, Sims, Lazerbeak, and Paper Tiger! Enjoy them live on New Year's Eve with The Bad Man and Lunch Duchess.

Crystal Ball New Year's Eve

December 31st, 2019
Lumber Exchange Event Center

Join the party for the 16th Annual Crystal Ball, hosted at the historic Lumber Exchange Event Center in Minneapolis. The Crystal features fun and unique experiences guaranteed to keep you and your friends entertained the entire night. From the top DJs in MInneapolis and dueling pianos, to retro arcade games and piano karaoke, you do not want to miss this event!

Transmission presents Totally ‘80s – A New Year’s Eve Celebration ft. DJ Jake Rudh

December 31st, 2019
First Avenue

Ring in the New Year 80's style at 7th St Entry with DJ Jake Rudh, presented by 89.3 The Current, City Pages, Electric Fetus and Bauhaus! Tickets on sale now.

New Year's Extravaganza at Can Can Wonderland

December 31st, 2019
Can Can Wonderland

Celebrate the beginning of a new decade at Can Can Wonderland! They'll have four unique stages showcasing the strangest & more exciting acts the Twin Cities has to offer to close out 2019. There will be aerialists, contortionists, break dancers, stilt walkers, acrobats, fire performances, and dance installations. There will also be a wide variety of DJ's playing genres of all kind, from EDM to Funk, from Hip Hop to House. Mark your calendars for the most bizarre & brilliant New Year's Party in the Twin Cities!

NYE At Pourhouse Downtown

December 31st, 2019
The Pourhouse Downtown

Experience The Greatest Show at The Pourhouse! This NYE celebration includes music from Some Shitty Cover Band and much more!

3 Level New Year's Eve Party, Gotham City

December 31st, 2019
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!

New Year's Eve 2020, Minneapolis North Loop

December 31st, 2019
Muse Event Center

It's that time of the year again! Enjoy photo booths, surprise special guests, multiple bars and more. Tickets on sale now!

NYE 2020

December 31st, 2019
The Pourhouse Uptown

Ring in the New Year with your favorite party people at the Pourhouse Uptown!

Hellbound 2020, New Year's Eve

December 31st, 2019
Loring Bar & Restaurant

Join Loring Bar & Restaurant as we exit the nightmarish realm of 2019 and collectively brace for the madness to follow. Come surrender your soul to Hellbound 2020! An eternity of sin awaits you.

NYE Countdown Mpls

December 31st, 2019
Minneapolis Club

The exclusive Minneapolis club in downtown Minneapolis is back with their annual New Year’s Eve party. Experience a rare look into this historic & elegant venue. Offering two spectacular dance floors, multiple levels to explore, top DJs, comfortable heated check-in, All Access VIP options and more! 2,400+ happy humans and 5 sold out years! Check out the Minneapolis Club Event Center to bring in the New Year in style. The event is 21+.

Ritual NYE at Calhoun Beach Club

December 31st, 2019
Calhoun Beach Club

Come celebrate NYE 2019 with at this beautiful event center located at the North Shore of Lake Calhoun in Uptown Minneapolis. Their top DJs will be playing the best dance, EDM, and hip hop mixes and will heat up multiple dance floors. The event offers comfortable heated check-in, GA and All Access VIP options. The event is 21+.

2020 Uptown NYE

December 31st, 2019
Urban Eatery

This award-winning Uptown Minneapolis venue paired with top DJs will make for a great NYE party at an affordable price. Ring in the New Year with convenience without breaking the bank. Featuring live DJs spinning the latest dance, EDM and hip hop hits, extra sound & lighting, and one great Uptown Minneapolis location. The event is 21+.

New Year's Eve at The Hewing: An After-Hours Space Odyssey

December 31st, 2019
Hewing Hotel

Ring in 2020 at the Hewing's Space Odyssey themed New Year’s Eve Party! It will be an “out of this world” great time to celebrate 2019 and to welcome 2020. They’ll be featuring DJ Michael Grey, DJ Shiek, and The White Keys for musical entertainment all night long. Guests are encouraged to come in their best and most imaginative space themed costumes! Tickets include admission, light bites, complimentary featured cocktails, live music, dancing, and interactive fun. Additional cash bars for beer, wine, champagne, and spirits will also be available. An advance ticket purchase is required; tickets are $100 per person and are available on Eventbrite. 21+ only.