The best New Year’s Eve parties in Orlando
Need a place to ring in the new year? Check out this list of parties and events
Published: December 25, 2013
NYE Skyline 2013 – Black Tie New Year’s Eve Party Dress up for a red-carpet entry, champagne toast, butler-passed hors d’oeuvres and a live band. 8 p.m.; The Mezz, 100 S. Eola Dr.; $20-$400, call for reservation; 407-692-2580; nyeskyline2014.eventbrite.com.
NYE Swirl Edition: Black & White Party Hosted by 102 Jams with music by V-DJ Richie Rich and DJ D-Strong. 9 p.m.; The Beacham, 46 N. Orange Ave; $20-$30; 407-246-1419; thebeacham.com.
Pop the Cork NYE party complete with appetizers, entertainment by the Flats, cocktails and a complimentary champagne toast. 9 p.m.; Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 5223 Orient Road, Tampa; $85-$95; 1-866-502-7529; seminolehardrock.com.
Relax, Renew and Ring In 2014 Hotel package includes a four-course gourmet meal for two, bottle of champagne or wine, breakfast buffet, spa massages, live coverage of Times Square. Call for times; Rosen Centre Hotel, 9840 International Drive; $359; 407-996-9840; rosencentre.com/holidays.
Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Poolside Party Entertainment by Coo Coo Ca Choo, a cash bar and free champagne at midnight. 9 p.m.; Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 5223 Orient Road, Tampa; $35; 1-866-502-7529; seminolehardrock.com.
Taverna Opa Orlando’s Greek Gatsby New Year’s Celebration 1920s-themed evening with live contortionist, dance and aerial artist performances, plus a four-course meal and champagne toast at midnight. 9 p.m.; Taverna Opa, 9101 International Drive; $100-$125; 407-879-2481; opaorlando.com.
The Falcon Presents: NYE 1960s Style It’s all about go-go boots and mod attire at this shindig, complete with music by DJ Smilin’ Dan, dancing, a photo book and free champagne. 8 p.m.; The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.; free; 407-423-3060; thefalconbar.com.
Wantilan Luau New Year’s Eve Celebration Celebrate the arrival of the new year Royal Pacific-style with all you can eat buffet, hula and fire dancers, party favors, and drinks. 5 p.m.; Loews Royal Pacific Resort, 6300 Hollywood Way; $35-$75; loewshotels.com
Wednesday, Jan. 1
New Year’s Day Brunch Buffet Enjoy an all-you-can-eat style brunch. 4 p.m.; OLV Café, 25 W. Crystal Lake St.; $24.95; 407-722-5060; olvcafe.com