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.
Chattanooga New Year's For Adults
Southern Belle Riverboat’s New Year’s on the River Cruise
7:30 pm-1 am (adults only) ($)
Ring in the new year with great food, live entertainment, dancing, toasts and more.
Chattanooga Choo Choo’s“New Year’s Rockin’ Eve Party”
Dance the night away! Doors open at 7:30 pm, The Beaters play at 8 pm. Cash bars, snacks, prizes, & more; overnight packages available. Book early, reservations required. 800-TRACK 29
NYE with That 90s Show @ Rhythm & Brews
9:30 pm-1 am ($)
Ring in the New Year with That 90's Show and rock out to your favorite hits of the 90's, from Grunge to Pop to R&B. 423-267-4644
New Year’s Eve @ the Hunter Museum of American Art
8:30 pm-1 am ($)
Ring in the new year in style at the Hunter! Enjoy great food, drinks, music and the best view in Chattanooga! Reservations required. 423-267-0968
Chattanooga New Year's For Families
Southern Belle Riverboat NYE Early Bird Dinner Cruise
4:30-6:30 pm ($)
After a dinner of prime rib, enjoy live entertainment, dancing, toasts and more.
New Year’s at Noon @ the Creative Discovery Museum
11 am-1 pm ($)
At the stroke of noon, Father Time will make an apple juice toast. Make noise shakers and join in the New Year’s Parade complete with live music. 423-756-2738
Tennessee Aquarium’s “New Year’s Eve Sleep in the Deep”
5:30 pm-8:30 am ($)
Explore the aquarium at night! Includes tours, special activities, pizza, midnight toast & continental breakfast. Reservations required. 423-267-3474
New Year's Dinner Train aboard the Tennessee Valley Railroad
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.
Chattanooga Santa Sightings
Rock City’s Enchanted Garden of Lights
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