New Year's Eve in Chattanooga
Ringing in the New Year can be one of the biggest festivities of the year – if you know where to party. Celebrate in Chattanooga this year, with a variety of adult and family-friendly options.
NEW YEAR'S EVE FOR ADULTS
Southern Belle Riverboat’s New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruise
Dec. 31, 4-6pm
After a dinner of prime rib, enjoy live entertainment, dancing, toasts and more. Must be 21 or older.
Southern Belle Riverboat’s New Year’s on the River Cruise
Dec. 31, 9pm-1 am
Ring in the New Year with great food, live entertainment, dancing, toasts and more. Must be 21 or older.
New Year’s Eve Dinner at Broad Street Grille
Dec. 31, 7pm-1am
The Chattanoogan will be ringing in 2016 with a gourmet dinner, live entertainment by Love, Peace and Happiness, a champagne station and a champagne toast at midnight. Reservations are strongly encouraged. Must be 21 or older.
New Year's Eve Gala at the Embassy Suites/Hamilton Place
Dec. 31, 7:30pm-12:30am
Dress in your finest formal attire and celebrate 2016 with a three-course meal catered by Ruth's Chris Steak House, a silent auction, musical entertainment, dancing, a Skype session with a special guest and a countdown to midnight.
New Year's Eve Party on the Bluff
Dec. 31, 9pm-1am
Say goodbye to 2015 in style this New Year’s Eve! Gather your friends for a special night of food, music, dancing and the best views in Chattanooga at the Hunter Museum of American Art. Must be 21 or older.
Rockin' NYE with The Beaters
Dec 31, 4pm-1am
Dance the night away to the rockin' sounds of the 60s, 70s, and 80s with Chattanooga’s favorite party band, The Beaters at the Chattanooga Choo Choo. Must be 21 or older.
Ring in the New Year with the Velcro Pygmies
Dec 31, 8pm-1am
Celebrate 2016 with classic rock hits at Chattanooga's newest concert venue, the Revelry Room, with the Velcro Pygmies. Must be 18 or older.
New Year's Eve Everlasting Party with Here Come the Mummies
Dec 31, 8pm-1am
Best known for their wild live performances and masked identities, the energetic funk band, Here Come The Mummies, are ready to rock the house at Track 29. Must be 18 or older.
NYE Bash with Danimal Planet and Hank & Cupcakes
Dec. 31, 9pm-3am
It's almost time to ring in the New Year, do it with style with Danimal Planet and Hank & Cupcakes at the Honest Pint. Must be 21 or older.
New Year’s Day Champagne Brunch at Broad Street Grille
Jan. 1, 9am-2pm
Guests may start the New Year with a delicious Champagne Brunch at Broad Street Grille that includes traditional Southern fare, such as black-eyed peas and greens, along with other delicious brunch items.
NEW YEAR'S EVE FOR FAMILIES
Creative Discovery Museum’s New Year’s at Noon
Dec. 31, 10am-4pm
Celebrate New Year’s with your kids. Create noise makers to use in the parade, enjoy live music and toast the New Year at Noon with apple juice.
Tennessee Valley Railroad’s New Year's Dinner Train
Dec. 31, 8-10 pm
Join the Tennessee Valley Railroad for a special Dinner Train excursion on New Year's Eve. The trip includes a three-course dining experience usually on board a restored 1924 dining car. No alcohol allowed on trains. Departs from Grand Junction Station.
New Year’s Eve “Late Skate” at Ice on the Landing Outdoor Skating Rink
Dec. 31, 9pm-1am
On New Year’s Eve, Ice on the Landing will be offering special reserved tickets from 11 pm-1 am for a special “late skate.” Skaters will receive 2015 lighted eye glasses, free souvenir photos from a photo booth and a sparkling cider toast and cupcake at midnight. Special ticket cost & only 125 tickets will be sold for this timeframe.
NEW YEAR'S EVE PACKAGES
Chattanooga Choo Choo’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve Party & Overnight Package
Ring in 2015 by dancing to the rockin’ sounds of the 60s, 70s, and 80s with Chattanooga’s favorite party band - The Beaters. Enjoy cash bars, party favors and door prizes. In the morning, wake up and treat yourself to a delicious brunch at the Gardens Restaurant. There are several overnight packages to choose from (see website for pricing). Must be 21 or older.
The Chattanoogan’s New Year’s Eve Dinner & Overnight Package
Ring in the New Year with a mouthwatering four-course dinner (with options for each course) served at Broad Street Grille. You will also enjoy live music and a champagne toast at The Foundry, cocktails around the outdoor fire pit and an overnight package for guests who prefer to take the elevator home (see website for pricing). Must be 21 or older. Reservations are encouraged.
For a list of restaurants open on New Years Eve and/or Day, click here.
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