Say goodbye to 2019 and ring in 2020 at one of these fabulous parties happening in the Valley! From a winter wonderland in Scottsdale, to Hollywood glitz and glam in Downtown Phoenix, there is something for everyone on this list.
On Tuesday, December 31 into the first wee hours of Wednesday, January 1, 2020, the FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel in Downtown Phoenix will be transformed into “FOUND:RE 54” for an evening of glamour, elegance and, of course, disco to celebrate the end of 2019 and the beginning of a new year! Guests of the evening will enjoy a multitude of surprises “behind the velvet rope” as well as non-stop action to keep the party going all night long including DJs and live performances, dancing, party favors, selfie stations, sequins, glitter and glitzy décor and a champagne toast at midnight to ring in 2020. VIP bottle service is available with multiple tiers. Attendees (21 and over only) are invited to dress in their most spectacular finery for the event. Tickets start at $75 per person and can be purchased at eventbrite.com. VIP bottle service may be reserved via [email protected].
El Hefe Tempe & Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row Tempe
El Hefe Tempe and Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row Tempe are teaming up once again to host “The Champagne Ball,” the biggest NYE party in Tempe. Get entry to two of the top bars on the Mill for the price of one. Guests will enjoy the champagne theme throughout both venues with live music by DJ Thomas James and DJ Ekoh starting at 8pm. GA tickets are $10. Presale tickets are available at either www.elhefe.com or www.dierkswhiskyrow.com. VIP table service is also available. For El Hefe, call or text 507.320.1602 and for Whiskey Row, call or text 615.208.5262.
Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row Scottsdale
Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row in Scottsdale is hosting a special New Year’s Eve 2020 celebration on Tuesday, December 31 starting at 8pm with DJ Real. General Admission is $20 per person and available on www.dierkswhiskeyrow.com. For VIP table reservations, call or text 480.382.1505.
El Hefe Scottsdale
El Hefe in Scottsdale is hosting “2020 Vision” on Tuesday, December 31. Starting at 8pm, enjoy music by DJ Convince and a decked out venue ready to ring in the New Year. General admission/cover is $20 per person. Guests can purchase the 20/20 packages for $40 which includes two tickets (for two people and one bottle of Champagne), but you must arrive before 10pm. For VIP table reservations, call or text 702.829.1251. Tickets available at www.elhefe.com.
Scottsdale’s hottest nightclub Riot House is hosting “Y2K20” a special New Year’s Eve 2020 Celebration. The party kicks off at 8pm on the 31st with music by DJ Cutswell. General admission/cover is $20 per person. VIP tickets, which include priority entry until 11pm, are $40 per person. Guests can enjoy a special Vueve for 2 package for $300, which includes two VIP tickets, one bottle of Veuve Champagne and two champagne flutes. Tickets on sale now at www.riothousescottsdale.com. For VIP table reservations, call 702.670.0073.
Hand Cut Burgers & Chophouse
Hand Cut Burgers & Chophouse at the Scottsdale Waterfront is hosting a New York New Year’s Eve on December 31st. Celebrate the New Year on New York time with a special Ball Drop from Times Square at 10PM. Enjoy food and drink specials all night, live music by local DJs, party favors and more. For more information or to make reservations, visit www.handcutchophouse.com.
Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row Gilbert
If you’re looking for an option in the East Valley, Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row in Gilbert is hosting “Bentley’s Ball 2020” with live music and a DJ, festive décor and drink specials. There is no cover or tickets needed. For VIP table reservations, you can call 480.442.0465.
Clubhouse at Maya & The District
This New Year’s Eve, Clubhouse at Maya and The District are combining to transform into a whimsical Holiday Whoville. Yes, both venues will themed after a holiday classic, The Grinch. With larger than life iconic Whoville and Grinch photo activations everywhere you look, guests will be hard-pressed to find a more colorful celebration anywhere in Arizona. In addition to the bright and fun decor, you will see Christmas lights hanging from floor to ceiling and there will be a bevy of specialty cocktails and signature food items all night long. DJs will be playing throughout the night, including a midnight balloon drop. Doors open at 9pm. Tickets start at just $20 and can be purchased at eventbrite.com. VIP tables are still available by calling 602.810.0167 or emailing [email protected].
Join Dakota for a Parisian getaway during its “Midnight In Paris” celebration this New Year’s Eve. The ivy walls will have added florals to create beautiful backdrops. Vintage street lamps will be placed at the entrance and outdoor patio to give you a true “streets of Paris” feel. Feathers, crystals and lace will be draped throughout the property for show stopping centerpieces, while footage of a sparkling Eiffel Tower plays on TVs throughout. Enjoy music from DJs and midnight entertainment including a balloon drop and champagne toast. Doors open at 9pm. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at eventbrite.com. VIP tables are still available by calling: 480.773.8362 or [email protected].
W Scottsdale Hotel
Ring in 2020 with Scottsdale’s only rooftop New Year’s Eve celebration at the W Hotel. The WET Deck will transform into a whimsical Winter Wonderland complete with igloos, icicles and snowy magic. Tickets are $50 for women, $75 for men. Doors open at 9pm and there will be a fireworks show at midnight. Tickets can be purchased at go.ordermytix.com. For VIP reservations, contact 602.405.0099 or [email protected].
This New Years Eve, join Lustre Rooftop Bar at Hotel Palomar in Downtown Phoenix for a night as one of the stars from yesteryear, featuring an Old Hollywood Glitz & Glam theme. The evening will include two DJ’s and two dance floors, an ice bar, champagne bar and bourbon and cigar bar, two selfie stations and more. General admission tickets in advance are $40, $50 at the door. All access is $90 in advance, $120 at the door. VIP Couch and Cabana packages are also available to purchase. To purchase tickets, visit www.LUSTRENYE2019.Eventbrite.com.
Talking Stick Resort
Talking Stick Resort will be hosting a Around the World NYE Party. Doors open at 9pm and there will be a three-room balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight. The room experiences will be Rio De Janeiro, Moulin Rouge and Shanghai with all night entertainment. Tickets are $135 per person. Get more information and purchase tickets at talkingstickresort.com.
Kelly’s at SouthBridge
Kelly’s at SouthBridge in Old Town Scottsdale will transform into a Gatsby-era speakeasy on December 31st from 9pm-2am. Hit the dance floor and dance the night away to DJ RoleModel, pre-order your champagne and reserve a private lounge, plus enjoy exclusive photo ops with classic Gatsby-era cars. Flappers welcome, swanky apparel highly encouraged. No cover. Table/bottle service minimums vary. For bottle service reservations, contact Taylor Jai at 480.201.4575 or [email protected].
Westgate Entertainment District
Ring in the new decade at Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale. Inside, watch as the plaza comes alive as Fat Tuesday, Whiskey Rose, Salt Tacos y Tequila and The Lola & McFadden’s team up to host an inclusive block party. Celebrate at 5 bars for 1 cover at this indoor, outdoor event featuring festive vibes, party perks, fireworks & a DJ Pauly D performance. Doors open at 8pm. Tickets are $35 for general admission and $100 for VIP. Get more information and tickets at eventbrite.com.