With more public art than any other city, it’s no wonder that Philadelphia also boasts an incredibly vibrant night life. When the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve 2016, if you’re in Philly there will be plenty to do. Whether you want to check out a concert at a historic venue or party down in the club at one of the hottest New Year’s Eve parties around, there’s always something for everybody in Philly. But choosing between hundreds of New Year’s Eve events in Philadelphia can be a little daunting, so we’ve made it easy on you and put together a list of all the city’s hottest concerts, parties, and more below.
If you’re in the mood for some excitement, then check out Philly’s 11th Annual “Celebrity Style” Fireworks Gala at the Pyramid Club. Watch one of the best fireworks displays in the city dressed as your favorite star, and party in four different rooms as you wait for the ball to drop. If you want something a bit more psychedelic, check out Chicago-based Dark Star Orchestra as they continue the Grateful Dead concert experience with their legendary cover music at the Electric Factory. The Crystal Tea Room New Year’s Eve 2016 also looks like it will be no slouch of a party. With multiple DJ rooms, live music, food, and more, you can ring in New Year’s Eve 2016 in style at The Crystal Tea Room.
Once you’ve settled on an awesome event for you and your friends, be sure to read through the various ticketing options to find exactly what you’re looking for. If you’re going to be partying in a group, be sure to check for any group rates. If you want to flaunt your style a little bit, there are also plenty of VIP specials and bottle service packages for available for many of the events. When you’ve found the perfect New Year’s Eve event in Philadelphia for you and your friends, be sure to purchase tickets well in advance. Most of these top events sell out well before Dec. 31, so make sure you’re not left out in the cold when the clock strikes twelve by getting them early.