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 ($)
Ring in the New Year with great food, live entertainment, dancing, toasts and more. 423-266-4488
Chattanooga Choo Choo’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve Party
7:30 pm-1 am ($)
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
New Year's Eve with That 90s Show @ Rhythm & Brews
9:30 pm-1 am ($)
Celebrate the start of a new year with That 90s Show and rock out to your favorite hits of the 90s, from Grunge to Pop to R&B. 423-267-4644
New Year’s Eve @ the Hunter Museum of American Art
8:30 pm-1 am ($)
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
New Year’s Eve Bash @ The Honest Pint
8 pm-3 am ($)
Enjoy live music by Strung Like a Horse, Okinawa and other special guests.
Chattanoogan Hotel’s New Year’s Eve Dinner & Party
Enjoy an end-of-the-year feast and an after-party in the Foundry with live music by Rick Rushing and the Blues Strangers. Overnight packages available. 423-756-3400
Roaring 1920s New Year’s Eve Party @ the Sheraton Read House
7:30 pm-1 am ($)
Dance to the music of the Emerald Empire Band and eight-piece Big Band with a modern twist and enjoy an extravagant buffet, open bar, champagne toast, party favors & more. Overnight packages available. 423-266-4121
New Years Eve with The Stratoblasters @ the DoubleTree Hotel
6 pm-1 am ($)
Dance the night away to fun classic rock, R&B, and oldies. A celebrity DJ will keep the dancing going in between sets. Overnight packages available. Enjoy Burgers and Breakfast in ELEVEN from 11 pm-2 am. All reservations must be made online.
New Year's Eve on Lookout Mountain @ Sky Harbor Court
8 pm-1 am ($)
Enjoy FREE popcorn, soft drinks, bottle of champagne, hats and noisemakers, hot chocolate and a movie in the Skybox - Garry Marshall's 2011 hit "New Year's Eve." Accommodations available. Make your reservations soon.
New Year's Evening @ The Social
10 pm-3 am ($)
Enjoy midnight bubbly, buffet featuring Public House Chattanooga favorites and entertainment provided by Cutlass Cult, Tone Harm & FreshBreadDailey. 423-266-3366
Knock the Blocks Off New Year's Eve Party @ The Flying Squirrel Bar & Lounge
10 pm-2 am ($)
Wine and dine with us before knocking some blocks off the underside of the lounge to celebrate the New Year. Enjoy a special dinner menu (regular menu offered); exclusive draft releases; champagne toast & entertainment by DJ Flux 308.
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.
New Year’s Eve Party Rock @ High Point Climbing & Fitness
8 pm-12:30 am ($)
All ages welcome to attend this family friendly rockin’ party. There will be a live DJ and pizza by the slice. No alcohol will be served and none can be brought in.
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