New Years Eve In New York! Top Places To Be When The Clock Strikes 12

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Heading into the New Year is an exciting time, but finding the perfect plans to close out 2017 in New York can be stressful….that’s why we’ve put together some of the coolest ideas for a variety of NYE experiences, with options from TAO Downtown, Moxy Times Square, Mr. Purple, Bodega Negra, Viceroy Central Park, Hudson’s at Pier 81, Stanton Social, Beauty & Essex, Vaucluse, Kingside, and The Roof.

IF YOU WANT TO CELEBRATE LIKE A CELEBRITY

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TAO Downtown’s NYE bash

Price tag: $250 p/p

Ring in the New Year like your favorite celebs at TAO Downtown. Join us for a special New Year’s dinner menu featuring favorites from the TAO Downtown menu, party favors, and a complimentary glass of champagne at midnight. Swing on by for a night of dancing and drinks that won’t be forgotten. Take a look at the menu HERE.

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Viceroy Central Park’s BEYOND SUITE 57 Package

Price tag: Starting at $10,000

The ultimate NYE package for you and up to 4 friends will have you feeling like a celebrity. This one-night-only package offers a stay at Viceroy Central Park’s most luxurious suite (Suite 57), complete with a personal butler who will make sure you are fully stocked with unlimited Veuve Cliquot champagne all night, and a private table on The Roof providing a spectacular view of the Central Park fireworks. Oh, and your very own paparazzi photographer will tag alongside to truly make you feel like a celebrity, capturing your best (and maybe worst) moments!

Book this package HERE.

If $10,000 is a little out of budget, you can still enjoy the live feed footage of the Time Square New Year’s Eve Ball Drop, as well as views of fireworks over Central Park from the hotel.

IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A NAUTICAL NYE

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Hudson’s at Pier 81

Price Tag: $274.63 — $458.32

Take the non-traditional route this New Year’s Eve, by celebrating aboard Hudson’s at Pier 81. Avoid the crowds of people in Times Square or skip out on the club scene, by ringing in 2018 in the middle of the Manhattan Harbor under the fireworks in the presence of the Statue of Liberty, with a live DJ, oh, and an open bar! Purchase tickets HERE

IF YOU WANT TO SEE AND BE SEEN

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Moxy Times Square NYE Stay and Play Packages

Price Tag: Starting at $399/room

Book your stay for NYE at Moxy Times Square starting at $399. Whether you’re in the mood to hang at one of the TAO venues on property or venture out into the crowds of NYC, Moxy Times Square will offer three unique opportunities to customize your New Year’s experience. Packages include:

Find more information about the packages and book your stay HERE

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The Revival 2018 at Mr. Purple

Price tag: $75 for general admission, starts at $750 for a table package*

Stop into this Lower East Side hot-spot on New Year’s Eve and enjoy 360 degree views of NYC while ringing in the night! With light bites circulated from 10pm-12pm and a champagne toast at midnight, this rooftop soiree is not to be missed. So come dressed in your best attire, wear a mask and dance away 2017 at Mr. Purple! General admission pre-sale tickets are available from $75, with table starting at $750. Buy tickets HERE:

*all pricing subject to change

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Mexican New Year at Bodega Negra

Price tag: $125 per person

Hanging out Downtown? Then you won’t want to miss Bodega Negra’s New Year’s Eve celebrations. Enjoy classic Mexican dishes and plenty of cocktails from the $125 pre-fixe menu while the DJ spins his tunes. Watch a livestream of the ball dropping and toast to the new year with a complimentary glass of champagne. View the menu HERE.

IF YOU FEEL LIKE DRESSING UP

The Stanton Social’s New Year’s Eve Bash

Price tag: $125 for the party, $165 for dinner event

Stop by The Stanton Social for two floors of fun this New Year’s Eve. Starting at 9:30pm, a 4-course pre-fixe menu will be available for $165 including party favors and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Guests can add a 3 hour open bar for an additional $45 per person. From 9pm — 1am, the second floor of The Stanton Social will be throwing a bash like no other so come dressed in your best cocktail attire. Tickets starting at $125 will include party favors, light passed food, a 4 hour open bar and a Champagne Toast. See here for tickets

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Dinner at Beauty & Essex

Live your best “Old Hollywood” life at Beauty & Essex. The ticketed party going from 10PM to 2AM requires a dress code and includes a 4-hour open bar with passed foods as well as a seated a la carte dinner with the last reservation seated at 7pm. TICKETS HERE

IF YOU WANT SOMETHING MORE ON THE SOPHISTICATED SIDE

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Jazz night at Vaucluse

Price Tag: Prix-fixes starting at $199

On a more sophisticated note, enjoy live jazz on the Upper East Side with the whole family at Chef Michael White’s Vaucluse with a 4-course pre-fixe dinner or 6-course tasting menu for with additional wine pairings, and of course a special kids 3-course menu for $100…Plus Truffles and Caviar are available!

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Party Packages at Kingside

Price tag: Starts at $150*

Enjoy a luxurious night of bites and imbibes with this can’t-miss package from Kingside and The Roof. Kick off the night with a dinner at Kingside, enjoy dishes like Pan Seared Scallops and Spiced Moulard Duck, before heading up to The Roof to enjoy stunning views of NYC while the whole city celebrates. Pricing starts at $125 per person and includes an NYE Special Pre-Fixe Dinner at Kingside (View Menu HERE), VIP access to The Roof NYE’s Party, passed appetizers from 10pm until midnight and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Buy tickets HERE.

*all pricing subject to change

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New Year’s Eve Firework Show at The Roof

Price tag: $50 for general admission, starts at $750 a table*

Not feeling dinner? Skip Kingside and head right up to The Roof for spectacular views of the New Year’s Eve firework show over Central Park. The night will be full of tunes by DJ Killah Cam, light bites circling the room, and champagne toast at midnight. General admission pre-sale tickets are available from $50, with table starting at $750. Buy tickets HERE.

*all pricing subject to change

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Tony Bowles is one of the youngest sought out journalists in the media world. He focuses on lifestyle, travel, entertainment, food and more! Based out of NYC.

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