New Year’s Eve in Chattanooga

The holidays will come and go quickly and then it’s time to ring in the New Year. The NYE party you go to can be one of the biggest festivities of the year if you know where to party. Celebrate in Chattanooga, with a variety of family-friendly and adult options.

NEW YEAR'S EVE FOR ADULTS

Moxynooga Eve at the new Moxy Chattanooga
Celebrate your NYE Moxynooga style...with music, open bar, heavy appetizers, killer party favors, and more. Kiss your bae at midnight (or a stranger...we don’t judge). When the party’s over, crawl into bed and sleep it off (for realz). Overnight packages available – and you don’t check out until 2 p.m. on New Year’s Day! Staying at the Moxy gets you an armband to get into the party.

GLAM 80's Wonderland New Year's Eve Party at The Dwell Hotel
Take it back to the heart of the 80's at The Dwell Hotel this new year's eve! Wear your best neon, pastels, and acid washed jeans and dance the night away with The Audiovore spinning original vinyl and pumping up the jams. Ticket includes entrance into the exclusive event and memorable atmosphere of The Dwell and its funky lounges, unlimited sparkling wine, hors d'oeuvres, and a chance to countdown to the New Year in EPIC fashion!

New Year's Eve at The Edwin
Head to The Edwin Hotel for a New Year's Eve celebration unlike any other! You won't find a better view in the city than from Whiskey Thief, overlooking the Walnut Street Bridge and the Tennessee River. Enjoy valet parking included with your ticket, a five-course meal at Whitebird, and then finish the night off with passed hors d'oeuvres and a champagne toast at the Whiskey Thief Rooftop Bar as the clock strikes midnight.

Puttin' on the Ritz at The Read House
Dress to impress in your best roaring 20's attire and say hello to 2019 in style! Hear live music from 10 piece band Gwen Hughes and the Continental Dance Orchestra as you dance the night away in the Silver Ballroom and enjoy a champagne toast at midnight, party favors, heavy hors d'oeuvres, action stations, and a dessert and coffee bar.

New Year's Nightmare at Dread Hollow
The new year is bringing new terror to Chattanooga! You’re cordially invited to attend a special edition Dread Hollow haunt for your presence alone boosts open the gate to the Paranormal Dimension. Join the New Year's party to end all as you encounter more than anyone could have bargained for December 29 and January 5.

New Year’s Eve Party on the Bluff at the Hunter Museum of American Art
Kick off 2019 in unmatched style at the Hunter Museum of American Arts’ annual New Year’s Eve Party on the Bluff! Gather with friends for a remarkable evening of dancing and the best views in Chattanooga.

New Year’s on the River on the Chattanooga Riverboat Co.’s Southern Belle
Ring in the new year aboard the Southern Belle Riverboat! Get the party started at the 3rd Deck Burger Bar and enjoy dinner, music, dancing, and a midnight champagne toast as you cruise into 2019. The buffet style dinner will feature prime rib, shrimp creole, a variety of sides, dessert, and more. Must be 21 or older. Reservations can be booked online or by phone.

Songbirds' New Year’s Eve Bash featuring Paul Childers & The Velcro Pygmies
Songbirds is the place to be for New Year’s Eve! Ring in 2019 with two live performances. Guests will have access to our North Stage Paul Childers show AND The Velcro Pygmies show at South Stage. Doors to the first show open at 6:00 p.m., so get ready for an amazing night filled with fantastic people and even better music!

New Year’s Eve Dinner on the Bluff
As you bid farewell to 2018, join us for a relaxing pre-countdown dinner at Back Inn Café before heading out on the town to ring in the New Year. Enjoy an intimate meal featuring New Year’s Eve inspired cocktails, special menu offerings, and Back Inn Café’s signature winter menu. Housed in a cozy 1920s colonial revival mansion that overlooks the Tennessee River, Back Inn Café offers the perfect setting for celebrating the past year’s “old times.”

New Year's Eve Bash at Southside Social
Say goodbye to 2018 at Southside Social! Enjoy party favors, hats, beads, midnight champagne toast, and music from DJ Tony Dub as you get ready to kick off the new year. Show up early so you won't miss a thing at the most fun place to bring in the new year in Chattanooga. 21+ only.

New Year's Eve Party at The Big Chill & Grill
A new year calls for a celebration!  Enjoy free party favors and a champagne toast at midnight as the house DJ plays your favorite dance songs all night long! Seating is limited, call (423) 267-2445 to make a reservation. 21+ only.

New Year's Dinner Train aboard the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum 
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 FOR FAMILIES

New Year’s at Noon/Creative Discovery Museum
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.

New Year’s Eve Early-Bird Dinner Cruise on the Chattanooga Riverboat Co.’s Southern Belle
Bring in the New Year a little early! Enjoy a delicious dinner, live entertainment, Pilot House tours, and more. Reservations can be booked online or by phone.

Ice on the Landing’s Special Late Skate New Year's Eve Party
Ice on the Landing is the perfect place for the family to ring in the New Year. Enjoy fun music, skating, and a sparkling cider toast at midnight. This event does require a separate ticket.

New Year's Eve Late Night at Hamilton Skate Place
Roll into the new year at Hamilton Skate place! Enjoy unlimited pizza and drinks until 9 p.m. and a live DJ playing old school jams to top 40 hits all night long. Don't miss blackout skates, speed skating, couple skates, jam skates and more and you ring in the new year.

Zoo Year's Eve at the Chattanooga Zoo
Not much of a night owl? Join the Chattanooga Zoo for the wildest New Year’s Eve party around and ring in the New Year with a countdown to noon! Celebrate with games, activities, animal meet and greets, counting down the clock in different time zones around the world, and more! Guests will have the time of the year while learning how the Chattanooga Zoo is working to stop the clock to extinction.

We are updating this list as we receive information about events. Stay tuned for updates!