New Orleans New Years Eve Events 2016

Ring in 2016 in New Orleans!

With a vibrant music culture, glittering riverfront views, a rich partying heritage, and one of the hottest live entertainment scenes in the country, New Orleans reigns supreme as one of the nightlife capitals of America. The city offers up a range of different New Year’s Eve events, including live concerts, velvet-rope parties, and riverfront bashes, and is constantly teeming with thousands of fun-loving partygoers.

However, keeping track of all the New Year’s Eve parties in New Orleans can be a bit overwhelming. This year, we’ve put together a comprehensive list of the best events and have sorted them by popularity for your convenience. If you’re planning on spending New Year’s Eve in New Orleans, scroll through the list below and check out some of the hottest events in town.

This December 31st, head down to the French Quarter and watch the city streets come alive with laughter and color as you explore some of the hottest New Year’s events in New Orleans. Make sure you swing by Decatur Street, which is home to legendary venues such as Pat O’s On The River and the House of Blues.

New Orleans has something for everybody, so get ready to enjoy an unforgettable night out in one America’s hottest nightlife destinations. The New Year’s Eve Party at the House Of Blues promises to be a sell-out success, with New Orleans-based Better Than Ezra and a stellar lineup of supporting acts performing live that evening. If white-glove attention, champagne toasts, and lush surroundings are your craze, we recommend you head over to the New Year’s Eve Countdown at the Westin New Orleans Canal Place. For a change of pace, take a trip down memory lane and live out all your flapper fantasies at A Gatsby Affair at Mag’s 940.

If none of these events take your fancy, scroll down to view a selection of many more of the most popular events in New Orleans. Each event offers a range of different ticketing options, so watch out for early-bird deals and VIP specials. Lastly, we’ll be constantly updating the event listing and adding new events, so make sure you check back regularly and purchase your New Year’s Eve tickets while they’re still available.

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Brisbi's (Lakefront Restaurant & Bar) , 7400 Lakeshore Dr., New Orleans, Louisiana United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

Join us this New Year's Eve for Brisbi's Second Annual New Year's Eve Gala on the Lakefront. Get away from the crowds & congested traffic of the city to ring in the New Year with Tranquility & Style including LIVE DJ, Bubbly Champagne Bar, Firework Show, and Food. Just add friends! See you there. Tickets are limited. $80 in advance / $100 at the [more]

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Little Gem Saloon , 445 S Rampart St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Central Business District) United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

Come close the New Year with Kermit Ruffins! We will have bottomless Veuve Clicquot champagne for only $45. This will be a standing room-only show, so there is no need to reserve a table. [more]

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House of Blues New Orleans , 225 Decatur St., New Orleans, Louisiana United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

All support acts are subject to change without notice. Doors / Show: 9:00PM / 10:00PM. This is an ages 21+ show. ID REQUIRED FOR ENTRANCE. No refunds unless show cancelled/rescheduled. All general admission tickets are STANDING ONLY. For more information about Pass the Line and Foundation Room upgrades, [more]

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The Westin New Orleans Canal Place , 100 Rue Iberville, New Orleans, Louisiana United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

Join us for our annual New Year's Eve celebration.  Guests will be treated to the most panoramic views of the riverfront fireworks display.     Gourmet reception menu and action stations beginning at 8pm paired with premium cocktails and dancing until 1am. Decadent Buffet featuring Butcher Block of Cured Meats, Pates and International [more]

Mag's 940 , 940 Elysian Fields, New Orleans, Louisiana (Marigny) United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

Looking for a way to ring in the New Year in style?  Want to have the decadent atmosphere without the decadent price?  Then join May Hemmer for a New Year's Eve bash that will bring you back...back in time to the 1920s.  Join us as we transform Mag's 940 into a speakeasy complete with music, booze, and burlesque!  At midnight join us for the [more]

935 Gravier St , 935 Gravier Street, New Orleans, Louisiana United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

Trinity is hosting a New Years Eve cocktail party on the helicopter pad of the New Orleans Exchange building! Come and enjoy some of Jimmy and Joe's signature cocktails, snacks from Chef Scott Maki, and a midnight toast while you take in stunning views from 22 stories above New Orleans. this event has limited availability and is definitely the [more]

The Cannery , 3803 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, Louisiana United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

Celebrate New Year's Eve 2015 at Mid-City's The Cannery! Enjoy a festive evening with premium food and drinks, music and dancing, and lots of revelry.Plenty of secure, onsite parking. Pricing is all inclusive! VIP tables of 8 available featuring table service! [more]

New Orleans , , New Orleans, Louisiana United States New Orleans Louisiana United States

NEW YEAR’S EVE IN NEW ORLEANS, LA  December 31, 2015 – January 1, 2016 One Day Turnaround Party Bus Bring your friends and board our exclusive party bus as we head to New Orleans for one of the biggest New Year’s Eve parties in the country….NYE on Bourbon St! Complete Travel Packages Include Roundtrip transportation [more]