New Year’s Eve can get wild with different soirees, events and parties that rack up. From the festive firework displays to the costumed celebrations to one of the biggest dance affairs around, New Year’s Eve is never a night to stay at home. 303 Magazine has created a roundup of fancy events to attend so you don’t have to guess where you and your friends will party this year.

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks

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When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 12:08 a.m. 

Where: 16th Street Mall, 16th St., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: 16th Street Mall presents New Year’s Eve Fireworks. The event features two shows of fireworks, DJs blaring hot beats and more. You can explore the businesses throughout the mall and ring in the new year with a bang.

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’90s New Year’s Eve Party

Photo courtesy of Punch Bowl Social on Facebook

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: Punch Bowl Social, 64 S Broadway, Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Punch Bowl Social presents a ’90s New Year’s Eve Party. The event features a party to shake off 2018 and bring in the new year. You can sip on NYE Punch, snag ’90s swag and jam out to ’90s hits all night long. Make sure to wear your best ’90s inspired clothes to match the theme.

Decadence Colorado

Photo by Will Sheehan

When: December 30 – 31, 6:30 p.m. – 3 a.m. 

Where: Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St., Denver 

Cost: $89 – $159 get tickets here

The Lowdown: End your 2018 in a bang during Decadence Colorado. You can watch performances from Above & Beyond, Alison Wonderland, Anti Up, Big Wild and during two evenings of wild fun. Decadence is one of the biggest New Year’s Eve parties in Denver so make sure to dress up and show up.

Dim Sum & Then Some at Ace

Photo courtesy of Ace Eat Serve on Facebook

When: December 31, 4 – 11 p.m. 

Where: Ace Eat Serve, 500 E. 17th Ave., Denver 

Cost: $69 per person

The Lowdown: Ace Eat Serve presents Dim Sum & Then Some. The event features a New Year’s Eve celebration with dim sum, a feast of king crab, cocktail and sake specials and more. You can grab a group of four or more people and party the year out. Make your reservations by calling 303.800.7705.

New Year’s Eve Party at Ratio Beerworks

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When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Ratio Beeworks, 2920 Larimer St., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown:  Party down over at Ratio Beerworks for a rowdy dance party topped off by a midnight balloon drop and beer toast. There will also be plenty of special tappings including a festive firkin and late-night eats from the brand new Chook Chicken.

 Outlook Good

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When: December 31, 6 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Denver Milk Market, 1800 Wazee St. #100, Denver

Cost: $50 admission

The Lowdown: Denver Milk Market hosts Outlook Good. The event features a day of honoring the past and the future with tarot readings, a private dinner, booze and more. You can start the new year off with predictions and a new outlook on how you can make the best of your 2018.

Bubbles and Bright Lights

Photo Courtesy of The Jacquard Hotel & Rooftop on Facebook

When: December 31

Where: The Jacquard Hotel & Rooftop, 222 Milwaukee St., Denver

Cost: $349+ Reservations here

The Lowdown: Spend your New Year’s Eve in style during Bubbles and Bright Lights. The Jacquard Hotel & Rooftop hosts a night of celebration with a view of the Denver fireworks, libations and more. You can stay the night in The Jacquard and munch on breakfast at Narrative with a mimosa in hand.

The Ramble Hotel and Death & Co. NYE

Photo by Brittni Bell Warshaw

When: December 31, 10 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: The Ramble Hotel, 1280 25th St., Denver

Cost: $150 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Make your New Year’s Eve bright by sipping from five open bars, enjoying music from the Big Easy, a DJ and more during The Ramble Hotel and Death & Co. NYE. You can explore the magical hotel while waltzing around in cocktail attire throughout the night.

Havana Meet the Big Easy

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When: December 31, 7 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: St. Julien Hotel & Spa, 900 Walnut St., Boulder

Cost: $99 per person

The Lowdown: St. Julien Hotel & Spa presents Havana Meets the Big Easy. The event features an annual New Year’s Eve party with music from Quemando Salsa, Funkiphino and Grown-A$$ Man Band. You can dine on Cuban cuisine, watch the ball drop and partake in a Veuve Clicquot ice bar. Call 720.406.9696 to book your night. 

C Lazy U’s 100th Anniversary

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When: December 31

Where: C Lazy U Ranch, 3640 CO-125, Granby

Cost: Free admission for hotel guests

The Lowdown: Spend your last moments of 2018 on a luxury ranch during C Lazy U’s 100th Anniversary. The event features live music from local artist Buckstein, mechanical bull riding, refreshments and more. You can also participate in the ranch’s winter activities such as horseback riding, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing throughout the day. RSVP here.

New Year’s Staycation

Photo Courtesy of The Renaissance Denver Downtown at the Colorado National Bank on Facebook

When: December 31

Where: Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel, 918 17th St., Denver

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel hosts a New Year’s Staycation. The event features a night of history in the former Colorado National Bank building with a cozy staycation to keep 2018 alive for one more night. You can delight in bites from Range Restaurant and explore downtown Denver. Reserve here.

Carbon’s New Year’s Eve Celebration

Photo Courtesy of Carbon Cafe & Bar on Facebook

When: December 31, 

Where: Carbon Beverage Cafe, 1553 Platte St., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Carbon Cafe hosts a New Years Eve Celebration. The event features a day of festive bites such as devil-fried chicken and waffles, Wu-Tang Tots, festive-themed cocktails with CBD and more. Later, you can party with an Alice In Wonderland-themed party. You can sip on drinks from an open bar and experience surprises.

Guilty Pleasures

Photo by Brittany Werges

When: December 31, 10 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: Hi-Dive Denver, 7 S Broadway, Denver 

Cost: $15 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Hi-Dive Denver hosts Guilty Pleasures. The event features a special NYE edition party. You can sip on free champagne, dance your pants off to ’90s hits and more. Make sure to wave your freak flag high and wear your best ’90s apparel.

Epic New Year’s Eve

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When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. 

Where: Epic Brewing Company, 3001 Walnut St., Denver

Cost: $60 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Epic Brewing Company presents an Epic New Year’s Eve. The event features a small plate buffet with delights of Denver tamales, Voodoo Donuts, BBQ and more. You can strut your stuff on a red carpet, dance to beats from DJ B*Money and watch the New Year’s countdown live.

Black Sky Brewery New Year’s Eve Party

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When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.  

Where: Black Sky Brewery, 490 Santa Fe Dr., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Not the type to go to a “typical” New Year’s Eve celebration? Then head over to Black Sky Brewery and listen to some killer heavy metal at their New Year’s Eve Party. The event features a jam party with performances from five bands including Dust Lord, Sonic Vomit and Whammer. This isn’t your champagne toast New Year’s.

Avanti New Year’s Eve

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When: December 31, 9 p.m. 

Where: Avanti Food & Beverage, 3200 N Pecos St., Denver

Cost: $80 – $120 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Break into 2019 with Avanti New Year’s Eve. The event features a party to end 2018 with live performances from The Reals and DJ Digg, appetizers from Avanti’s seven restaurants, a premium bar and more. The view of Denver from their rooftop patio is almost unmatched and we bet you’ll be able to sneak a peek at some fireworks too.

New Year’s Eve at Avelina

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When: December 31, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. 

Where: Avelina Restaurant, 1550 17th St., Denver

Cost: $75 per person

The Lowdown: Celebrate New Year’s with delightful cuisine during New Year’s Eve at Avelina. The event features a three-course meal with amuse bouche. You can dine on dishes such as a Caldo Verde soup, Wagyu hanger steak and a deconstructed cheesecake. You can make your reservations by calling 720.904.6711.

Welcome to the Future

Photo by Amanda Piela

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Improper City, 3201 Walnut St., Denver 

Cost: $60 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Improper City presents Welcome to the Future. The event features a night of dancing, sipping on libations from an open bar and more. The party focuses on a theme of futuristic fun with a look into a wild future with wacky hair do’s, crazy outfits and more. Wear your most futuristic gear.

The String Cheese Incident

Photo by Will Sheehan

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: 1stBank Center, 11450 Broomfield Ln., Broomfield

Cost: $55 get tickets here

The Lowdown: 1st Bank Center presents The String Cheese Incident for their annual New Year’s Eve celebration. You can party all night long and dance to the Colorado band. String Cheese makes sure to liven up their concert more than normal with extra visuals, stunts, props — and, of course, balloons — to ring in the new year.

Roaring ’20s New Year’s Eve at Bigsby’s Folly

Photo Courtesy of Bigsby’s Folly-A Craft Winery: Food, Bar, Private Events on Facebook

When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Bigsby’s Folly Craft Winery & Restaurant, 3563 Wazee St., Denver

Cost: $10 – $99 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Bigsby’s Folly presents a Roaring ’20s New Year’s Eve. The exclusive event features live music from DJ David Smith, a buffet of tastings and festive treats, wine, cocktails and more. You can also sip on a complimentary midnight champagne toast to cheers in the new year.

Weird Touch NYE

Photography Courtesy of Syntax’s Facebook Page

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: Syntax Physic Opera, 554 S Broadway, Denver

Cost: $15 at entry

The Lowdown: Syntax Physic Opera presents Weird Touch NYE. The event features a dance party with sounds of weird house, dark disco, indie dance and more. You can hear sets from DJ Fancy Matthew, DJ Shannon von Kelly and DJ Tyler Snow as you party it out.

NYE Celebration

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Alt Ethos installation at Church nightclub

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. 

Where: The Church Nightclub, 1160 Lincoln St., Denver 

Cost: $40 at entry

The Lowdown: The Church Nightclub presents an NYE Celebration. The event features a party with appearances from Noches Latinas, Que Pasa Colorado and more. You can sip on champagne to cheers in the new year and snag some party favors during the night.

Denver’s Grandest New Year’s Eve Party

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When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Grand Hyatt Denver Downtown‎, 1750 Welton St., Denver 

Cost: $159 per person

The Lowdown: Grand Hyatt Denver Downtown presents Denver’s Grandest New Year’s Eve Party. The event features a dinner buffet, a dance party with a silent disco karaoke, balloon drops and more. You can jam out to beats from Nacho Men, Disco and Beyond and more all in different ballrooms. Reserve by calling 303.295.1234 or booking here.

A Toast to the New Year

Interior Shot Courtesy of Poka Lola.

When: December 31, 7 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: Poka Lola Social Club, 1890 Wazee St., Denver 

Cost: Free register here

The Lowdown: Poka Lola Social Club presents A Toast to the New Year. The event features drink specials, live entertainment to keep you moving and more. You can sip on a champagne toast to the new year and get 15 percent off of an Engine Room pizza when you attend in Great Gatsby attire.

NYE @ STK

Photo Courtesy of STK (Denver) on Facebook

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. 

Where: STK Denver, 1550 Market St., Denver 

Cost: $89 – $99 get tickets here

The Lowdown: STK Denver presents a celebration during NYE @ STK. The event features an open bar, a dinner special and more. You can imbibe on Chandon champagne and honor the end of 2018 with nods to the new year.

WONDERLAND NYE

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When: December 31, 7 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: ViewHouse Ballpark, 2015 Market St., Denver 

Cost: Free – $70 get tickets here

The Lowdown: ViewHouse Ballpark presents a WONDERLAND NYE. The event features a midnight fireworks show, two dance floors to party on, three DJs including DJ ESCAL8, DJ Done and DJ Tah Nhean and more. You can dine on a dinner buffet, sip on drinks from an open bar and get some sick photo ops with wonderland decor.

The Brown Palace New Year’s Eve

Photo courtesy of The Brown Palace on Facebook.

When: December 31, 4:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. 

Where: The Brown Palace Hotel and Spa, 321 17th St., Denver 

Cost: $125 per person

The Lowdown: End 2018 in style during The Brown Palace New Year’s Eve. The event features a night of musical performances from pianist Daniel Rottenberg, vocalist Wende Hartson, pianist Hank Troy and more. You can delight in small bites, dessert and champagne in the atrium at midnight and say hello to 2019.

Moet at The Moxy

Photo Courtesy of Moxy Denver Cherry Creek on Facebook

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Moxy Denver, 240 Josephine St., Denver 

Cost: $20 – $100 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Moxy Denver presents Moet at The Moxy. The event features a night of bottles of bubbly, hot beats from DJ CRL CRRLL and more. You can nibble on bites and dance out the year with style and class.

REVELution

Photo Courtesy of REVEL Social on Facebook

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.

Where: REVEL Social, 2229 Blake St. #104, Denver 

Cost: $30 – $80 get tickets here

The Lowdown: REVEL Social presents a REVELution. The event features a donut bar, a gold carpet to show off your hot New Year’s Eve look and more. You can take some cute pictures in a photo booth with props and toast to the new year at midnight with champagne.

The Pink Party

Photo by Kyle Cooper

When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: Yeah Baby Denver, 2811 Walnut St., Denver 

Cost: $32 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Yeah Baby Denver presents The Pink Party. The event features a night of poppin’ beats with Motion Trap, LePew, Reed Foz and more. You can wear pink to go with the theme of the night and sip on $5 cocktails throughout the night.

An After Hours Space Odyssey

Photo courtesy of Spectra Art Space on Facebook

When: December 31, 11:59 p.m. – 6 a.m.

Where: Spectra Art Space, 1836 Broadway, Denver 

Cost: $20 – $25 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Spectra Art Space hosts An After Hours Space Odyssey. The event features a night of art installations, laser shows, complimentary drinks, an open bar and more — all after midnight. You can even take a breather from the station and relax on Spectra’s heated patio. This will be an afterparty to out-launch all other parties.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at The Crimson Room

Photo Courtesy of The Crimson Room on Facebook

When: December 31, 9 .m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: The Crimson Room, 1403 Larimer St., Denver

Cost: $20 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Dance till you’re red in the face during the New Year’s Eve Celebration at The Crimson Room. The event features music from Caddy Steez with old-school hip-hop, deep house and more. You can snag some party favors and raise a glass with a toast of champagne at midnight.

Union Station’s New Year’s Eve

Photo by Lukas Crosby

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Denver’s Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St., Denver 

Cost: $50 – $160 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Party with SoundDown during Union Station’s New Year’s Eve. The event features performances from three DJs, a light show on the Great Hall ceiling at midnight and more. You can use SoundDown technology to party in the silent disco.

Royal New Year Coronation

Photo Courtesy of Tracks Denver‎ on Facebook

When: December 31, 7 p.m. – 12 a.m. 

Where: Tracks Denver, 3500 Walnut St., Denver 

Cost: $20 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Tracks Denver presents a Royal New Year Coronation. The event is the last in a series of Royal New Year parties and features entertainers such as Dominique Jackson as Elektra Abundance, DJ Dan Slater and more. You can win up to $2000 in cash prizes, sip on a champagne toast and watch a balloon drop.

Resolution NYE

Denver Film Festival at McNichols Building. Photo by Cori Anderson

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: McNichols Civic Center Building, 144 W Colfax Ave., Denver 

Cost: $119 – $234 get tickets here

The Lowdown: McNichols Building presents a Resolution NYE. The event features a gallery takeover with an open bar that holds 38 bartenders, three levels of dancing, live music from DJs and more. You can take the best photos in five different photo scenes, grab party favors and take part in a VIP experience. Make sure to dress in your fanciest wear.

STAY GOLD

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When: December 31, 8:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

Where: Secret Location, Denver 

Cost: $135 – $165 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Walk in dripping in gold during STAY GOLD. The event features performances from aerial artists, bites of delights, a golden champagne bottle service and more. You can dance all night and avoid long bar lines.

NY2KE

Photo Courtesy of Fort Greene Bar on Facebook

When: December 31, 8 p.m. – 2 a.m. 

Where: Fort Greene Bar, 321 E 45th Ave., Denver 

Cost: $20 get tickets here

The Lowdown: Fort Greene Bar hosts NY2KE. The event features beats from One Alchemist and f-ether, a complimentary midnight toast, party punch and more. You can take part in a costume contest to win prizes and take home a hangover kit to help ease your way into the new year. Tickets are limited so snag yours soon.

All That Glitters

Photo Courtesy of The Fusion Factory on Facebook

When: December 31, 9 p.m. – 6 a.m. 

Where: The Fusion Factory, 3563 Walnut St., Denver 

Cost: $18.50 get tickets here

The Lowdown: The Fusion Factory presents All That Glitters. The event features a masquerade ball with a  DJ line up, libations and more. You can participate in the best outfit contest to win prizes and party till the sun rises. Make sure to wear formal attire that glitters.

New Year’s Phishebration

Photo courtesy of Phish on Facebook

When: December 31, 6 p.m. – 1 a.m. 

Where: Zuni Street Brewing Company, 2355 W 29th Ave., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Zuni Street Brewing Company presents a New Year’s Phishebration. The event features a streaming of Phish’s live performance, a raffle to win prizes from and more. You can munch on bites from The Pasty Republic and sip on brews from Zuni Street throughout the night. Make sure to wear some fancy digs.

NYE at DBC!

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Denver Beer Co Canning Facility at 44th and Jason. Photo by Danielle Webster.

When: December 31, 11 a.m. – January 1, 1 a.m. 

Where: Denver Beer Co., 1695 Platte St., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Denver Beer Co. presents NYE at DBC. The event features a chance to sip on Denver Beer Co.’s special edition crowler, Glitter Balls. The brew is a brut IPA created with barley, toasted rice, tropical notes with citrus and edible glitter to make it shine in the light. You can toast to the new year without all of the crazy frills.

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