Holiday celebrations from Jupiter and Palm Beach Gardens to West Palm Beach and Boca Raton.
The year is almost gone. Don’t worry about all the resolutions you didn’t accomplish in 2018, or the things you didn’t finish. It’s okay, my friend. Let’s just party it up at some of the best New Year’s Eve celebrations in Palm Beach County.
“New Year’s Eve” at Calaveras Cantina
Celebrate the new year with a free toast of tequila or champagne at midnight, while enjoying music from DJ Demoh on Dec. 31 from 10 pm to 3 am. No cover charge or admission fee required. Harbourside Place will have fireworks at midnight. Call an hour in advance before attending for seating.
Calaveras: 125 Dockside Circle, Jupiter; 561-320-9661.
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“New Year’s Eve 2019 Bash” at Guanabanas Restaurant
Guavatron and SOWFLO are playing at the venue starting at 9 p.m. on Dec. 31. The music show is separate from the dining area and it is for 21 and up only. The restaurant will remain open for all ages.
Guanabanas Restaurant: 960 North Highway A1A Jupiter; 561-747-8878.
Palm Beach Gardens
“New Year’s Eve Party!!” at Embassy Suites / Verdea restaurant
Dance the night away at “New Year’s Eve Party!!” at the Embassy Suites in Palm Beach Gardens. Attire: sparkling glamorous cocktail. This is an adult only event, 21 and older. Live DJ, champagne toast and hors d’oeuvres. Make reservations on the Eventbrite.com siteonly. The hotel can’t make reservations for you. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Embassy suites / Verdea restaurant: 4350 PGA Blvd Palm Beach Gardens; 813-892-8637.
Noon Year’s Eve celebration at Downtown at the Gardens
Head over to the Noon Year’s Eve celebration at Downtown at the Gardens, a free family-friendly party on Dec. 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Expect face painters, a DJ, a balloon artist, games and more. Kids will countdown to the new year at noon with juice. For more information, please visit downtownatthegardens.com
Downtown at the Gardens: 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave, Palm Beach Gardens.
West Palm Beach
New Year’s Eve Celebration at CityPlace
Celebrate the New Year on the Square at CityPlace from 7:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Catch the “Snowfalls” on the square at 7 p.m. There will be dance performances, artist demonstrations, $4 tacos, and a champagne toast at midnight. Food from Mojito Latin Cuisine & Bar. Live music with DJ YASS from until 12:30 a.m. No cover.
CityPlace: 700 S Rosemary Ave Suite 200, West Palm Beach.
New Year’s Eve Gala to benefit No Kid Hungry hosted by Mazie’s West Palm Beach
This bash will have indoor and outdoor entertainment. Inside, you’ll find a casino with Blackjack, Craps, Roulette and more. The outside lounge will have live music from the Kinected band. Mazie’s is partnering with No Kid Hungry to raise money for child hunger in the United States. The event runs from 8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. and includes food and a premium open bar. For more details visit Mazie’s website. Tickets must be purchased before arrival.
Mazie’s: 3815 S Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach; 561-323-2573.
“Last Call for Sandi and Songs” at West Palm Beach Waterfront
Join Sandi, the Christmas tree and her cast of characters one last time for a serenade on Dec. 31, starting at 10:00 a.m. until midnight at West Palm Beach Waterfront. Free
West Palm Beach Waterfront: 100 S Flagler Drive West Palm Beach.
“Noon Year’s Eve Ball Drop” at Palm Beach Zoo
There will be face painting, a festive dance party, a special ‘sparkling’ gummy bear toast, a ball drop in the fountain area and a countdown to 12-noon at Noon Year’s Eve Ball Drop. All ages welcome from 9 am. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 31. This event is included with normal zoo entry fee.
Palm Beach Zoo: 1301 Summit Boulevard West Palm Beach; 561-547-9453.
“Vote Camelot 2018-2019” NYE bash at Camelot
Celebrate the new year at Camelot on Dec. 31, from 9 pm to 4 am. Make reservations, this place will probably reach capacity. The party will include a champagne toast and party favors. Call before attending. Live DJ and live feed of Times Square. Buy Eventbrite tickets here.
Camelot: 114 S Narcissus Ave, West Palm Beach; 561-408-1001.
“New Years Eve Celebration” at The Colony
Ring in the New Year in the Garden of Good & Evil at The Colony. Expect drinks, tunes by DJ Adam Lipson, dancing and more. From 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Reservations necessary. RSVP to Rickey Kalinowski at 561-659-8109.
The Colony Palm Beach: 155 Hammon Ave, Palm Beach; 561-655-5430.
“New Year’s Party” at Revelry
Do you like beer? This might be your new year’s party with more than one hundred different beers and tons of wine. Party kicks off at 9 pm and ends with a champagne toast at midnight. 21 and over only. Call before attending. Live music from The Broken Sounds. Call to buy the tickets or go to Eventbrite event here. 21 and over. Call before attending. Live music from The Broken Sounds. Open bar with ticket, 9 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Revelry: 17 South J Street. Lake Worth; 561-469-1599.
New Years Eve Masquerade Party- Countdown to 2019!” at Sugar Plum & Grumbling Growler
This masquerade party at Sugar Plum & Grumbling Growler will be mysterious and fun! Enjoy small bites, two drinks, live music and champagne toast! You must call to find out all the details. Masks are a must to get in. Event runs from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Purchase tickets here on Eventbrite event.
Sugar Plum & Grumbling Growler: 711 Lucerne Avenue, Lake Worth; 561-355-0615.
Bubbles & Bow Ties New Year’s Eve! 2019 at Blue Martini Boca Raton
Expect an extravagant party with cocktails, open bar, countdown to midnight, champagne toast, live entertainment and more all night long at Blue Martini Boca Raton. General admission includes open bar 8 pm to 11 pm. Call before attending to purchase tickets. Event tickets here.
Blue Martini Boca Raton: 6000 Glades Road, Suite C-1380, Boca Raton; 561-910-2583. For reservations, contact: MarcieC@bluemartinilounge.com
New Year’s Eve at Boston’s on the Beach
Victor Wainwright and The Train, who was recently nominated for a Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Album, is performing while Famous Frank Ward hosts the party on Dec. 31. Wainwright is a composer, producer, vocalist and an award-winning entertainer and piano player. Expect two buffets, a champagne toast, and party favors. The dinner buffet is from 9 to 11 p.m. After the countdown, enjoy a breakfast buffet. Purchase tickets on Eventbrite.
Boston’s on the Beach: 40 S Ocean Blvd. Delray Beach; 561-278-3364.
New Year’s Eve at Piper’s with Carnivale at Piper’s Sports Bar and Grill
Come out to Piper’s New Year’s Eve party in Greenacres. Carnivale takes the stage at 9:30 p.m. with a mini-buffet and a champagne toast at midnight.
Piper’s Sports Bar and Grill: 6376 Forest Hill Blvd, Greenacres; 561-439-8249.
Article courteous of: Julio Poletti at the Palm Beach Post