5. Roaring 20s New Year’s Eve at The Roosevelt Room
Image Source: Roosevelt Room Facebook PageLocation: The Roosevelt Room; 307 W. 5th St. Time: Dec. 31 @ 8pm – Jan. 1 @ 2am
Ring in the New Year like a Gatsby! Join The Roosevelt Room for a high class evening. Attire is semi-formal to formal, and vintage touches are appreciated. Sip on crafted cocktails like Bee’s Knees, and listen to the swing stylings of DJ Phauxkis.
If you’re looking for a truly elegant time, this event is for you! Tickets start at $40.
4. NYE on the Rooftop
Image Source: Austin Central Library Facebook PageLocation: Austin Central Library; 710 W. Cesar Chavez St.
Time: Dec. 31 @ 8pm – Jan 1 @ 1am
Enjoy breathtaking views of downtown and the lake from the rooftop of the public library; offering the perfect view of the fireworks show. Open bar is available, and you’ll hear great music from Walker Lukens and DJ Son Fjord.
If you’re looking for culture and spectacle, the library is for you! Tickets start at $150 per couple.
3. Party at The Belmont
Image Source: The Belmont Facebook PageLocation: The Belmont; 305 W. 6th St. Time: Dec. 31 @ 8pm – Jan. 1 @ 2am
The Belmont’s New Year’s celebration is a great stop for those looking for hors-d’oeuvres, party favors, and balloon drops. There will be a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, as well as a trendy Silent Disco. Several local DJs will be in charge of the music, and a photo booth is available to capture your evening.
If you’re between the ages of twenty-one and thirty, check out The Belmont for New Year’s! Tickets start at $50.
2. Austin’s New Year
Location: Vic Mathias Shores; downtown Austin Time: Dec. 31 @ 3pm – Dec. 31 @ 10pm
Image Source: Austin New Year Celebration Facebook Page and Maggie Boyd PhotographyAustin’s New Year combines all the fun of a music festival with all the celebration of New Year’s. Visit several different stages, and take in the spirit of Austin! Local vendors pepper the grounds, giving you a taste of Austin citylife. Be sure to bring comfortable walking shoes, and note that this is a family-friendly event – no alcohol!
This event is perfect for families, and tickets are free.
1. Speakeasy’s Legendary New Year’s Eve Bash
Image Source: Speakeasy Facebook PageLocation: Speakeasy’s; 412 Congress Ave. Time: Dec. 31 @ 8pm – Jan. 1 @ 2am
Speakeasy’s Legendary New Year’s offers three separate parties in one. The Live Music Lounge, Kabaret Room, and Terrace59 all offer a unique approach to the New Year’s experience – from nightclub to lounge to a contemporary outdoor experience. This event will feature music by PLUSH party band, and welcomes large groups.
This event is perfect for groups of friends who can’t decide. Tickets start at $49.