7 Adult New Year's Eve Celebrations

No plans for New Year’s Eve yet? No worries—we’ve got you covered. Ring in the New Year with one of these 7 fantastic local celebrations! Whether you’d enjoy entering the new decade with a time traveling soiree, a casual night out with friends, or an elegant black and white ball—New Hampshire has it all. 

Black and White NYE Ball, Rek’∙ Lis, Bethlehem
What better way to ring in 2020 than with a New Year’s Eve Ball featuring a black and white dress code? This classy evening will be hosted by Rek’∙ Lis Brewing Company in Bethlehem and is bound to be a night to remember. Join in on a dance competition, try your luck on the casino tables, see where you rank in the King and Queen of the Ball competition based on attire and dance moves, or simply dance the night away with friends at this fun celebration!

Futuristic Masquerade NYE Party, Machina ArtBar, Keene
Dive into the future with this forward celebration that will send you into the year 3020! Use your creativity to come up with a futuristic costume and mask to honor the theme of this unique party. This night will feature dancing and fun as you fast forward through the next 1,000 years to New Year’s Eves yet to come!

NYE 2020 Let's Party Like Gatsby, Belknap Mill, Laconia
The Belknap Mill will be transformed into a 1920's Glamourous Gatsby Style Speakeasy, complete with 20's Style by the mile!  There will be champagne, prohibition style cocktails and a full bar, along with an exquisite and indulgent smorgasbord with something for everyone to enjoy. Jazzy music, party favors and swag, silent aution, mindnight toast, photo booth and caricatures will complete this roarin' night of fun. 

NYE 2020 Spectacular, Bank of NH Stage, Concord
Welcome the New Year with a night of daring fun inspired by Studio 54, one of America’s most famous nightclubs. With DJs, dancers, aerialists, burlesque performers, circus acts, photo booths, and tons more fun surprises, this night is bound to be unforgettable! The vibe for this extravagant event is “glitz, glitter, and glam” so dress your best and enjoy a truly spectacular evening.  

NYE Brazillian Food & Wine Pairing, Averill House Vineyard, Brookline
Looking for an earlier way to ring in the New Year? Averill House Vineyards in Brookline is hosting a 2020 New Year’s Eve celebration featuring a five-course meal with wine pairing set to Brazilian time! This cultured event will start at 6pm and celebrate “Brazilian midnight” at 9pm our time. The evening will kick off with a tour of the facility and wine cellar complete with tastings! Enjoy Brazilian food paired with complementary wines and celebrate the night with sophistication at this charming event. The best part? You’ll be home soon after 9!

NYE Masquerade Ball, Portsmouth Gas Light Co., Portsmouth
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with this alluring masquerade ball! Let the mask of anonymity heighten your senses at this immersive evening as you dance the night away and celebrate with music, friends, and unique surprises! Send 2019 off with a bang as you look forward to the next decade and bid farewell to the last.

NYE Time Travelers Ball, Fireside Inn & Suites, West Lebanon
Experience a time warp with this dynamic celebration as the past, present, and future coincide all in one evening! Dress in your best from your favorite era—whether it be medieval or futuristic—and join in on a festive ball that is sure to entertain. Enjoy dinner and a show as you await the arrival of the countdown to midnight . . . and with all the time travelers around—you might even forget what year it really is!