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Where to Celebrate New Year's Eve in Washington, DC

Check out the best ways to ring in 2025 with these unforgettable New Year’s Eve parties, concerts and more in DC.

As 2025 approaches, it’s time to start planning how you’ll see 2024 out. Washington, DC’s restaurants, attractions and venues present you with plenty of options for celebrating New Year’s Eve in the nation's capital. Here are some of the best options to party the night away.

Check back soon for more detailed information on this year's New Year's Eve special events and happenings.


Le Diplomate New Years Eve Party

New Year's Eve Cocktail Party
Celebrate the arrival of the new year in style at Le Diplomate's exclusive party. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere highlighted by a live jazz trio featuring Joe Herrera of the iconic local group Thievery Corporation. Indulge in a lavish experience including an extensive premium raw bar with caviar and canapés, wine, spirits, champagne and even absinthe towers. Capture memories at the digital photo booth and revel in the festivities with party favors and goodie bags.
Le Diplomate, 1601 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009

Cocktails lined up on the bar

Disco Fever NYE

Morris American Bar has caught a case of disco fever this New Year’s Eve with four-on-the-floor beats, disco balls and groovy sounds that will get your feet moving. The party will feature a DJ, a premium open bar until midnight and passed appetizers. Guests are encouraged to put on their finest bell bottoms or sparkly dresses to feel the groove.
Morris American Bar, 1020 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20001


Ciel Social Club decorations

NYE in the Stars
Kick-off the year with your head in the clouds and nearly 360-degree views of the city as Ciel Social Club throws a bash you won't soon forget. Enjoy the celestial, glamorous decor, a live DJ, passed heavy apps with a premium open bar for two hours and the intimate vibe Ciel is known for. The event is ticketed; tables and table packages are available, as are hotel room packages at the AC Hotel Washington DC Convention Center.
Ciel Social Club601 K St NW, Washington, DC 20001

Light displays at Echostage


Celebrate at Echostage
Echostage puts on a legendary end-of-year show, promising an unforgettable experience for music enthusiasts who are determined to dance into the wee hours. Past performers have included Meduza, James Hype and Marshmello. The event encourages attendees to immerse themselves fully in the celebration with a "no phone" policy.
Echostage, 2135 Queens Chapel Rd NE, Washington, DC 20018

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Lady Bird

NYE Dinner Soirée at Le Sel French Bistro
Chef Walter Silva promises a night of glamor, gastronomy and grandeur with a four-course dinner at Le Sel. Festivities conclude with a post-dinner party at Lady Bird Rooftop Lounge with a DJ, a champagne toast, and great views of the annual New Year’s Eve fireworks display. Groups of five or more receive a complimentary bottle of champagne during dinner service.
Le Sel, 1315 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20005


Año Nuevo en Casta's NYE graphic

Año Nuevo en Casta's

Año Nuevo en Casta's
The super-popular Havana Nights pop-up Latin nightclub known as Casta's has rocked La Cosecha in Union Market with its engaging blend of Latinx culture, entertainment and community. For New Year’s Eve, Casta’s brings the party home to West End with a live DJ. 
Casta’s Rum Bar, 1121 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037


New Year's Eve at Dirty Habit: All-Inclusive
Celebrate the arrival of the new year at Dirty Habit with an exclusive and enchanting New Year's Eve experience including elegant dining options, cocktail reservations and festive entertainment.
Dirty Habit, 555 8th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004


Black Tie New Year's Eve Gala at the Willard
Experience an unforgettable New Year's Eve party as you indulge in free-flowing champagne, an open bar, a spectacular balloon drop in the Euro Discotheque Ballroom and dance the night away to live bands and DJs. For dinner, choose from a three-course dinner with champagne or a buffet of international cuisine. Also, savor exquisite desserts by the hotel's pastry chef.
Willard InterContinental Washington, DC, 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004


New Year's Eve St. Regis Soirée
Toast the new year at a unique DC address with an unforgettable celebration in The St. Regis Bar & Lounge. Dance under glittering chandeliers while enjoying iconic Piper-Heidsieck cuvees and other celebratory cocktails. At midnight, enjoy a special kind of countdown: 10 bottles of champagne will be sabered in the seconds leading up to the ball drop. 
The St. Regis Washington, D.C., 923 Black Lives Matter Plaza NW, Washington, DC 20006


Gatsby's DC Fireworks New Year's Eve Yacht Party
Enjoy 360° views of a spectacular fireworks show while on board the ultimate Great Gatsby-inspired, on-the-water party. The Roaring '20s will come to life on the Potomac River, capped off by a breathtaking display. 

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City Cruises, 580 Water Street SW Washington, DC 20024


New Year’s Eve with Monty Alexander Trio and Integriti Reeves Quartet
Make it a jazzy New Year at Blues Alley, one of the District’s most renowned venues for one of America’s greatest art forms. Each show includes a three-course meal and late show-goers can enjoy champagne by the glass and festive hats and noisemakers.
Blues Alley, 1073 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007


One Thousand and One Nights New Year's Eve Celebration
Escape DC for a night at ilili’s Arabian Nights-themed New Year's Eve bash. Guests can enjoy an a la carte menu featuring a Batata Hara amuse-bouche with Petrossian caviar and lobster with Caraway vadouvan as well as a midnight champagne toast. Entertainment includes belly dancers and live music. 
ilili Restaurant, 100 District Square SW, Washington, DC 20024


Celebrate NYE with Atlas Restaurant Group at the Moxy Hotel
Enjoy a prix-fixe dinner from Food Network celebrity and Executive Chef Brandon Sumblin at Parlour Victoria before heading up to the Pretty in Pink rooftop party at Lucha Rosa. Marvel at an incredible view of the fireworks display and take advantage of a premium open bar as well as a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. VIP tables are also available, which include a personal server for the evening, bottles of Laurent-Perrier and bottle service credits.
Moxy Hotel, 1011 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

New Year’s Eve Bash at Throw Social
Flock it like it's hot among the tropical oasis of Throw Social. Experience the ultimate party with an open bar, breakfast buffet, live music and midnight toast. Celebrate from cabanas and count down to a disco ball and balloon drop.
Throw Social, 1401 Okie St NE STE #102, Washington, DC 20002


Tony & Joe’s Seafood Place and Nick’s Riverside Grill come together for this wild New Year’s Eve celebration along the Potomac River. You will be able to enjoy top-shelf open bars, DJs, appetizer buffets, heated party tents and live music at both locations. Did we mention riverfront views? You'll be able to enjoy those, too.
Tony & Joe’s Seafood Place and Nick’s Riverside Grill3000 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20007


DCBX 11th Annual Ultimate Tropical NYE 2024

DCBX Annual Ultimate Tropical NYE 

Go tropical on New Year's Eve with DCBX. The Westin DC hosts the Latin dance extravaganza, which offers 12 distinct experiences across 8 ballrooms along with a champagne toast, international DJs and a live salsa performance by Los Hermanos Galvan. Expect to also hear plenty of bachata, hip-hop, zouk and kizomba music.
The Westin Washington, 999 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001



Midnight in Mykonos
Make it a magical New Year's Eve by attending this party at the largest venue on the Wharf. Inspired by the beach clubs of Mykonos, you can enjoy a night of dancing along with three levels of bars, Limani's world famous Greek cuisine, a champagne toast and so much more. An unparalleled ambiance of luxury with elegant floor-to-ceiling views and a 360-degree heated rooftop terrace awaits you as well.
Limani, 670 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC 20024


Sports & Social

Sports & Social

New Year's Eve at Sports & Social
Ring in the new year at Sports & Social DC with big eats and bigger drinks. Your ticket includes a premium food and bar package, champagne toast, DJs and all-night dancing. The one-of-a-kind sports bar features a 25-foot LED media wall and over a dozen HDTVs as well as made-from-scratch menu items and curated cocktails.
Sports & Social DC, 1314 U Street NW, Washington, DC 20009


Dinner & Celebration at Cuba Libre
Savor an elaborate five-course prix-fixe menu, a champagne toast, party favors and late night admission for a DJ-ed dance party at Cuba Libre. Earlier reservations are available, but guests can also opt in for pre-fixe dinner seating, which allows them to keep their reserved table all night while enjoying the festivities. For those interested only in drinking and dancing, pricing for nightlife general admission is also available.
Cuba Libre, 801 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

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