2023 is almost here, and we can’t believe it. Ready or not, it’s coming, and we’re here with your guide to dining, drinking, dancing, and otherwise doing New Year’s Eve right. All of these events will be ticketed or reservation based, so make sure to reserve your spot soon.

Enjoy the Blowout Bash at Bleecker Street Bar: This beloved NoHo bar reopened this year, and to end their first year back they’re throwing a huge party! Tickets start at $225, and includes passed appetizers, a buffet, and open bar, and champagne toast. The party runs from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. See more information here.

Start the New Year with Special Performances on the Piano at The Nines: This neighborhood newcomer is offering two seatings, one at 5:30 and one at 8:15. There will be special performances throughout the night. The first seating will offer an a la carte menu alongside caviar service. The second seating will run till midnight and includes a prix fixe dinner, and after the ball drops, they’ll open up the restaurant for DJs and dancing. More here.

Dance the Night Away at Gonzalez y Gonzalez: Their New Year’s Eve bash is here to help you dance right out of 2023 and into 2024. They’ll have DJs and music all night long, spinning up Latin tunes, and the cover is just $20. They’re also offering a special 8:00 PM dinner reservation, which includes open bar all night long and admission to the event. Make a reservation here.

Hit Midnight with Misirizzi: This cozy Italian joint is offering seatings from 8:00 – 10:00 PM with a four course menu including pastas and desserts. Seatings after 8:00, will include a midnight toast of Spumante. Capacity is extremely limited, so make sure to book a table! Read more info here.

Catch a Show at The Public: End the New Year on a bang with Sandra Bernhard, and her show at Joe’s Pub, Easy Listening. Starting December 26th, performances will be held nightly, and on December 31st, there will be two special performances, at 8:00 PM and 11:00 PM. Additionally, at midnight in Paris (6:00 PM here) the Hot Sardines will be throwing a musical celebration for the new year, with Parisian style. Buy tickets here.

Imbibe at Il Buco: This neighborhood favorite is serving up two special prix fix dinners at their cozy spot. Earlier in the night, a $135 five course prix-fixe menu at their restaurant, featuring festive and cozy seasonal Italian fare, with the later seating including another course and a special New Year’s Eve toast for $185. Check out the menu here.

Toast to 2024 at Slainte: From 11:00 PM to 3:00 AM this bar is hosting a great New Year’s Eve bash! This Bowery bar has great cocktails, craft beer, a nice wine selection and simply delightful bar food, so it’s the perfect place for everybody in your party. More here.

Let Loose at Duane Park: This burlesque bar is offering two New Year’s Eve dinner and shows at 6:30 and 10:00 PM. Each will include a four course meal, and the signature burlesque shows that they’re known for. The 10:00 PM show will include a special confetti pop at midnight and will last into New Year’s Day. Book here.

Kick off the New Year with KYU: This NoHo hotspot is offering tables extra late and will be serving their signature wood-fired Asian fare all night long. Last seating won’t be until 11:30 PM! Reserve a table here.

Start 2024 with a Bang at Jolene: A casual neighborhood spot, with incredible food and drink options, Jolene is offering late night seatings just for New Year’s Eve, with last seatings not until 11:30 PM. Book a table here.

Spend New Year’s Day at the Merchant’s House Museum: Ring in the New Year how New Yorkers would have almost 200 years ago. Paying social calls on friends and family on the first day of the new year was one of Old New York’s most cherished customs. Join us – virtually – for good cheer to toast the New Year and learn how New Yorkers like the Tredwells celebrated the day. More information here.

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