Ringing In 2016! Atlanta New Year’s Eve Parties & Events List

Start Date: December 31, 2015
End Date: January 1, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm to 3:00 am

Location: Various Locations: Atlanta, GA


Happy New Year 2016! AtlantaHappening.Com is here to provide you with an extensive list of New Year’s Eve parties & events taking place in & around Atlanta, GA. Be safe and enjoy!

4th Annual Bourbon, Bubbles, and Bluegrass New Year’s Celebration | White Oak Kitchen and Cocktails | Dinner

Located at the corner of Peachtree and Baker Streets, White Oak Kitchen & Cocktails offers an inspired take on contemporary Southern cuisine. Their 4th Annual Bourbon, Bubbles, and Bluegrass event includes bourbon flights, a five-course dinner from Executive Chef Todd Richards, and a selection of brut and cuvée Champagnes from Sommelier Ryan Reardon. You can enjoy live bluegrass tunes from The Jason Kenney Band as you dine throughout the evening.

NYE Feast for Fortune Dinner | SaltYard | 5 PM – 12:30 AM

South Buckhead’s SaltYard offers seasonal small-plates dining that blends Asian, Mediterranean, and American cuisines. Guests may enjoy signature cocktails, craft beer, and wine in the casual atmosphere of the dining room or patio. SaltYard’s five-course New Year’s dinner from Executive Chef Nick Leahy will focus on dishes thought to bring good fortune and joy in the year to come.

New Year’s Eve Dinner | Ecco | 5 PM – 12 AM

Ecco serves locally sourced, seasonal Mediterranean fare in the heart of Midtown. Their exclusive New Year’s Eve menu presents a variety of fine dishes: lamb, grilled veal chop, roasted wild-foraged mushrooms, risotto blanco, scallop foie gras, and more. The restaurant boasts an award-winning wine list for toasting the New Year.

New Year’s Eve Dinner | Thrive Restaurant | 5:30 – 10 PM

Head downtown for a four-course dinner at Thrive Restaurant, an upscale casual place with contemporary Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, and American cuisine on the menu. Their satisfying prix fixe New Year’s spread includes a choice of butter-poached lobster, espresso-rubbed roasted chicken, or horseradish prime rib for the main dish.

New Year’s Eve Dinner | MAYA Steaks & Seafood | 4:30 – 10:30 PM

MAYA Steaks & Seafood on Roswell Road infuses classic steakhouse fare with a Spanish touch. The $55 prix fixe New Year’s Eve meal will let you choose between artisanal Spanish charcuterie, crab cocktail, corn bisque, and blue cheese wedge for the first course, Chilean sea bass, center cut filet, and airline chicken breast for the second, and crème brûlée and chocolate cake for the third.

Dinner and Celebration | STK Atlanta | 5:30 – 11:30 PM

Located in Midtown, STK Atlanta is a modern, upscale steakhouse and cocktail lounge. On New Year’s Eve, guests will be invited to enjoy live entertainment and DJ sets with libations and party favors in the lounge. In the dining room, Executive Chef Alba will present a delectable three-course prix fixe dinner. Main course options include grilled beef tenderloin with cabernet reduction, halibut with quinoa salad and basil puree, seared lamb loin with gnocchi and cippolini onions, and roasted pheasant breast with dried fruit mostarda and truffle jus.

Roaring 20s New Year’s Celebration | The Cockentrice | 7 PM – 12 AM

The Cockentrice at Krog Street Market delivers a fine blend of traditional and modern charcuterie and meat cookery, strongly influenced by Southern cuisine. Its New Year’s Celebration will greet revelers with a punch and charcuterie reception before they sit down to a three-course prix fixe dinner from Executive Chef Kevin Ouzts. Enjoy live jazz from The Micah Cadwell Trio and a Champagne toast at midnight.

NYE à la Carte Dinner | Brezza Cucina | 5 PM – 12 AM

Brezza Cucina in Ponce City Market takes rustic Italian cuisine and elevates it with New American style. The restaurant will present a special dinner menu on December 31 with main courses of glazed beef short rib with roasted root vegetables, braised lamb shank with gremolata and polenta, crispy whole red porgy with Calabrian chili, oven-roasted chicken with Porcini mushroom ragù, and roasted duck breast. Guests are welcome to ring in the new year with Champagne at midnight.

New Year’s Eve with Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics | Venkman’s | 5:30 PM – 1 AM

Venkman’s presents eclectic live music and creative takes on classic comfort food in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward. On New Year’s Eve, Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics will take the venue by storm with powerful Southern funk and soul music. Guests will receive a free Champagne toast with every ticket. Between 5:30 and 8 PM, reservations are available for a custom five-course dinner designed by Executive Chef Nick Melvin.

New Year’s Eve Buffet | Café Sunflower | 5 – 9 PM

For the vegetable-friendly among us, Café Sunflower is a gift—an award-winning restaurant serving vegetarian and vegan dishes that even carnivores might enjoy. Their Sandy Springs location will be hosting a special buffet dinner for New Year’s Eve. The menu will incorporate traditional Southern fare (collard greens, lucky black-eyed pea soup, sweet potato fries) as well as international favorites (samosas, sesame soy “chicken,” and more).

NYE Dinner and Dancing | Aqua Blue | 4 PM – 12 AM

If you’re willing to travel outside the Perimeter, you might consider a night spent at Aqua Blue. Located in Roswell, Aqua Blue is an elegant restaurant and bar specializing in steak and seafood. Festivities on New Year’s Eve will include dancing, party favors, and a midnight Champagne toast. A special three-course prix fixe menu will be available December 26-31.

New Year’s Celebration | Watershed on Peachtree | 5 PM – 1 AM

Watershed on Peachtree has been celebrated for its creative Southern cuisine and refined, modern atmosphere. A special four-course dinner from Chef Zeb Stevenson will give guests the opportunity to choose between main courses of tea-smoked duck, grilled cauliflower, lacquered short rib, and pastured chicken. Later in the night, between 9 PM and 1 AM, DJ Yvonne Monet will play a set, and party-goers will enjoy a Champagne toast at midnight.

8th Annual New Year’s Eve Masquerade | Whiskey Park | 9 PM – 3 AM

Whiskey Park is a glamorous Midtown lounge and bar with an impressive menu of signature cocktails. New Year’s Eve revelers will enjoy an open cocktail bar between 9 PM and 1 AM, as well as a midnight Champagne toast, and dance to the musical stylings of DJ Jay Envy and Cobra Corps in a night of masked extravagance.

New Year’s Eve Celebration | Bar Margot | 10 PM – 2 AM

Named one of Atlanta’s Hottest New Restaurants by Zagat, Bar Margot serves locally sourced New American fare and signature cocktails in Midtown. Party-goers on New Year’s will enjoy DJ entertainment, dancing, endless Champagne, and a truly tempting dessert bar. (Don’t worry – that diet can start after 2015 is over.)

Brew Year’s Eve | Red Brick Brewing Company | 9 PM – 2 AM

Red Brick Brewing Company in Atlanta’s Westside is Georgia’s oldest craft brewery. Guests will have their pick of Red Brick seasonal specialties and year-round brews and toast with Champagne when the countdown ends. A live band and DJ will keep the crowd moving all night. Advance tickets for this event have sold out, but general admission tickets will be available at the door.



Noon Year’s Eve at Fernbank 
The Fernbank’s fete ends at 2 p.m., not 2 a.m. Dance to DJ Willy Wow, sample applesauce mocktails, and get your photo taken with a dinosaur while you wait for 2,000 balloons to drop.

Noon Year’s Eve at LEGOLAND 
The balloons drop at noon at this LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta kid-friendly celebration. Build with LEGOs before and after the countdown, too.

Sports celebration
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl 
The Cougars take on the Seminoles at this college playoff at the Georgia Dome.

Crazy comedy
New Year’s Eve: New Home Edition 
Celebrate 2016 and Dad’s Garage new home in the Old Fourth Ward with two improv shows.

T.J. Miller
Silicon Valley‘s Erlich performs stand-up at Atlanta Improv’s final night.

Big bashes
Buckhead Ball
EDM sensation RAC Live headlines the Grand Hyatt Atlanta party.

Buckhead NYE Block Party
Enjoy the last hurrah of the Andrews Entertainment District with a six-hour open bar, DJs spinning house and Top 40, and big screens showing the Times Square ball drop.

Peachtree Gala
Mario Lopez hosts the first exclusive shindig at 200 Peachtree, complete with DJs, performance art, a gourmet buffet, and a midnight Champagne toast.

Cool concerts
The Coathangers
The all-female Atlanta garage rock band plays the Earl, along with three other local acts.

Gregg Allman
See the ramblin’ man himself as he plays at Atlanta Symphony Hall.

Michelle Malone
The local favorite singer-songwriter strums two shows at Eddie’s Attic.

New Year’s Eve with The Motet
Funk up your night with this Colorado band at Variety Playhouse.

Mudcat & Friends
The 22-year tradition continues with a night of rollicking blues and a champagne toast at Northside Tavern.

Perpetual Groove
The Athens group plays everything from prog rock to trance to Michael Jackson covers. Listen to it all at the first of their three shows at Terminal West.

The Revivalists
The New Orleans soul/rock band makes a stop at the Buckhead Theatre.

Widespread Panic
Hear Athens’s favorite jam band rock out the Fox Theatre.



Follow AH on Twitter! www.twitter.com/atlantahappen

Happy New Year 2016 Atlanta


Organized by :  

About the Organizers :

Event categories: Featured, Holidays, Live Entertainment, and New Year's.

Your Review

Rate this event by clicking a star below

Related Events