2023 is quickly approaching, and Austin knows how to celebrate in style. From live music to exclusive dinners, Austin has a range of events so you and your loved ones can ring in the new year the right way. Check out some of the events we’ve highlighted so you can start planning your New Year’s Eve in Austin.

New Year's Eve Parties

The Belmont's New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
The Belmont 
Join together for New Year’s Eve at one of Austin’s premier nightlife destinations. Starting at 8 pm, the Live House DJ will be spinning some of the best dance music to keep the floor packed and then from 10 pm to 2 am, experience the New Year’s Eve Silent Disco with three additional DJs playing different genres of music. Capture memories in the photo booth, then stand under a balloon drop and raise a complimentary glass of champagne when the clock strikes midnight.
Purchase tickets here.

Bob Schneider's Big Spectacular New Year's Eve Party
Paramount Theatre
Party at the Paramount with a show you won't forget. Opening for Bob are Austin-based electro synthpop queen Primo the Alien and Austin's R&B-meets-'70s-funk Big Skinny. Reserve a spot in advance and get the VIP treatment with a personal table and bottle of bubbly. 
Make your reservation here.

Disco Cowboy New Year's Eve
W Austin
Saddle up for a New Year's Eve you won't forget! Gather in the W Austin Living Room for an evening of fun, to include a performance by Vinyl Ranch's Disko Cowboy.
Purchase tickets here.

Gatsby's House
Hilton Austin Hotel
Looking for a real VIP experience? This 21+ even features a five hour prepaid bar, local DJs, party favors and more. Don your most dapper outfit and party 2022 away in style.
Reserve your spot here.

Get Down Saturday Night
Hotel San José
Boogie 2022 away to tunes from DJ Just Jim and cheer on a special balloon drop as the clock strikes midnight. 
View details here. Event is free to attend.

Glitters Eve
Hotel Vegas
Head to one of Austin's top live music venues for a night of dancing to trash disco and glam rock 'n roll. Get ready for an unforgettable evening of music from your favorites (link Blondie, David Bowie, Steely Dan, Olivia Newton John and more!) performed by local artists. You won't want to miss this one.
Buy your tickets online here.

The Goblin King's New Year's Eve Ball
Elysium Nightclub
It's the 7th annual event of The Goblin King's Ball! With white flowing walls, feathers, pearls and twinkling lights, you'll be transported to an alternate universe as you roll into 2023. Stay for the sets by local DJs, guest performers, specialty cocktails and dancing. 
Get your tickets here.

Heaven's In Your Headphones - New Year's Eve Silent Disco
Carpenter Hotel
Jam out to a special silent disco set by Ali Shaheed Muhammad of A Tribe Called Quest in the Carpenter Hotel's Q-Hut. The party features unlimited spirits and a champagne toast at midnight.
Book your experience here.

Igloos at Hotel Van Zandt
Ring in the new year on Rainey Street while snuggled up in an igloo on the Hotel Van Zandt rooftop. Austin duo Jane Leo will perform with a DJ taking over the stage for the midnight countdown. 
Purchase your tickets here.

New Year's Eve Grand Buffet & Glow Party
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions Round Rock
Spend New Year’s Eve the Kalahari way with great rates, an amazing party and America’s largest indoor waterpark all included with your stay. Guests can expect a NYE buffet, glow party and VIP lounge for those who are 21+. A party like this only comes around once a year, so celebrate the new year with the whole family!
Book your stay here

Silent Disco NYE. Courtesy of The Belmont.
Courtesy of The Belmont

New Year’s Eve at the Lone Star Court
Lone Star Court
Cheers to the new year! Austin’s beloved Lone Star Court is offering a New Year’s Eve hotel package with a reduced room rate, inclusive accommodations for the evening, sparkling wine upon arrival and access to live music by Soul Siren and The Jerrells. Raise a glass of champagne at midnight to celebrate 2023. 
Book your stay here.

New Year's Eve Silent Disco Extravaganza
Revl Social Club
North Austin's Revl Social Club will showcase three different DJs spinning hot tracks through a variety of genres like EDM and Top 40 dance hits, '80s through 2000s throwbacks, and hip hop and R&B.
Purchase tickets here.

NYE at South Congress Hotel
South Congress Hotel
Ring in the new year with live music, dancing, cocktails and a champagne toast at midnight. Don't forget your festive cocktail attire!
Buy your ticket in advance here.

Pink Power! A New Year's Eve Extravaganza
Wax Myrtle's
Come dressed in your best disco wear for a wild NYE party. Both in celebration of 2023 and LGBTQ+ history, Pink Power is proud to partner with Rainbow Connections ATX to host an unforgettable event that will include a pop-up Champagne Room, welcome cocktail and midnight toast, drag performances, music by local DJ Chorizo Funk and an evening hosting by nationally recognized burlesque and drag performer World Famous *BOB*.
Tickets are available here.

Roaring '20s New Year's Eve Party
Roosevelt Room
Enjoy sounds by DJ Beastmode throughout the night while sipping on a specialty drink menu of cocktails created in the 1920s and pre-Prohibition era.
Purchase tickets here.

Speakeasy’s New Year's Eve Bash
Since 1997, Speakeasy has been hosting a legendary New Year’s Eve blowout to ring in the new year. Celebrate with tunes from DJs and this year's local talent, Chandler and the Bings, festive hats and noisemakers, bottle service and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. This event sells out, so be sure to purchase tickets for seated reservations and VIP upgrades before the party starts.
Purchase tickets here.

Zanzibar's New Year's Eve Party
Party the year away at Austin Marriott Downtown's rooftop bar, Zanzibar. Take in the city skyline while dancing to a live DJ, enjoying island-inspired bites and sipping on a complimentary glass of bubbly. 
Purchase tickets here.

Annual New Year's Day Party and Black-Eyed Pea Cook-Off
William Chris Vineyards
Head just outside of Austin, into the Texas Hill Country to celebrate 2023 at William Chris on New Year's Day. Tickets include a New Year's toast, lots of black-eyed peas, event t-shirt, tickets for William Christ wine tastings and more. 
Purchase tickets online, here.

Man's hands gripping on a burger over a plate of fries at The CavalierCourtesy of the Cavalier.

Where to Dine on New Year's Eve

Carpenters Hall
Ring in the new year with a yummy four-course meal at Carpenters Hall, to include offerings like foie gras ganache, and corn and miso panna cotta. 
Book your table here.

The Cavalier
Fuel up before an epic evening out with The Cavalier's 2-for1 burger night from 5-10 pm. Vegetarian burger option is available. 
No reservation necessary.

Austin Marriott Downtown is offering a special NYE package for guests to make their holiday extra special. The package includes an overnight stay at the hotel, four-course dinner at Corinne (featuring lobster mac and cheese, mushroom risotto and wagyu filet, and more), and tickets to their New Year's Eve party at Zanzibar. Prices vary based on room selection. 
Reservations can be made online, here.

Looking for something more low-key? Come as you are to kick of the new year at this North Loop neighborhood cocktail bar and restaurant. Drink.Well will be open until just after midnight. 
No reservation necessary.

Warm-toned wooden bar wrapped in garland.
The Driskill Bar.  Credit Jane Yun.

The Driskill Hotel
The Diskill Bar is always a lively destination on New Year's Eve. Hang out for performances by Rocking Lloyd Tripp and Ruby Dee & the Snakeholders, plus a sparkling wine toast at midnight. Order off their regular menu which includes bar snacks, entrees and desserts.
The event is open to the public and no reservation is necessary.

This year Eberly's party will be a thrilling spectacle with its Circus Freakshow theme. The evening's menu consists of . Get down on the dance floor to tunes by DJ Gatsby, play retro arcade games and toast to the new year with complimentary champagne at midnight. Don't forget to dress up - the costume contest winner will be announced at 1 am. 
Grab your tickets in advance, here.

A giant platter of crispy fried chicken surrounded by glasses of champagne.
Geraldine's. Credit Aubrie Pick.

Ring in the new year with indulgent bites, a midnight toast and live music at Geraldine’s.
Make your reservation online or by calling 512-476-4755.

Honey Moon Spirit Lounge
Delight in a four course New Year feast at Honey Moon. The menu consists of an amuse bouche, first course, second course and dessert. Cocktail and wine pairings can be added on to enhance the experience. 
Make your reservation here.

Hotel Viata
End your year on a high note with a prix fixe dinner at Hotel Viata's Laurel restaurant. Enjoy a five-course dinner, including paella, striped bass, beef tenderloin, a Morello cherry dessert and two glasses of bubbly.
Book your table here.

J-Prime Steakhouse
One of the newest steakhouses in Austin, J-Prime is offering a NYE prix fixe menu to celebrate the holiday. The menu features an amouse bouche, along with the choice of appetizer, soup or salad, entree, sides and dessert. 
Make your reservation online, here.

Lenoir restaurant wine garden in Austin TexasCourtesy of Lenoir.

Lenoir is celebrating their 11 year anniversary on New Year's Eve with a 7-course menu with wine pairings. This year's menu will be absolutely decadent with celebratory ingredients like champagne, caviar, wagyu and truffles. After the meal, head out to their outdoor wine garden to finish the night at the NYE party.
Book your experience here

Otoko x Watertrade
Book one of two exclusive omakase experiences to ring in the new year. Get a taste of chef specialties during the NYE Omakase experience, or opt for the Watertrade Cocktail Omakase for specialty cocktails paired with light bites. 
Make your reservation here.

Perry's Steakhouse
With two location in Austin (Downtown and Domain NORTHSIDE), Perry's is offering a three-course prix fixe menu complete with a soup or salad, entree and dessert. A limited dinner menu is also available. 
Book your table here.

Summer House on Music Lane
Ring in the new year with holiday dishes like a French onion tart, caramelized scallops and a chocolate cheesecake, plus an optional wine pairing. 
Make your reservation here.

Tillie's at Camp Lucy
Delight in a five-course dinner menu, prepared specially for the holiday. Guests can enjoy hamachi tartar, ricotta gnocchi, tenderloin and short rib, flourless chocolate cake and more. Plan a decadent start to your year!
Make your reservation here.

No matter the celebration you’re looking for, Austin has you covered. Here’s to a new year with even more groovy tunes, tasty food and fun with friends and family in Austin!