New Years Eve Events in NYC
What to do on New Year’s Eve 2010 in NYC? Parties, Events, Bars, Clubs, Restaurants and more...

Want to do something new to celebrate the NYC New Year?

Temptress Yacht on NYE

If you’ve got your heart set on sailing into the 2010 New Year, then cruising down the Hudson River in this multi-level maritime luxury is the way to go. Enjoy the four hour open bar, buffet dinner, and midnight champagne toast while you visit scenic Manhattan highlights such as Ellis Island, Chelsea Piers, the Statue of Liberty and more. The fireworks and world renowned DJ will only add to your already unforgettable New Years Eve New York 2010 celebration.

To get more information about this special New Year’s Eve celebration, visit Temptress Yacht New Year’s Eve.

Virtual Tour of The Temptress

Affairs Afloat on NYE

Celebrate your NYC New Year’s Eve with dancing and drinking….on the water! Admire the beautiful view of Manhattan while you welcome 2010 as you sail to the Statue of Liberty and enjoy a show of fireworks. When the two-hour open bar ends at midnight, you will enjoy a champagne toast. The floating nightclub in NYC will also feature a DJ on each of its two levels and provide you with some appetizers and snacks.

New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Central Park

If you want to enjoy fireworks at a reasonably low-key location, then head over to NYC Central Park at midnight. It is free to enter the park, and you will also be able to enjoy dancing and a costume party.

Dinner on New Year’s Eve

24 Prince

24 Prince Street
Between Mott & Elizabeth (NoLita)
New York, NY 10012
(212) 226-8624

Similar to last year’s 4th Annual New Year’s Eve Dinner Party, this 2010 dinner will be hosted by Chef Nikki Cascone from Bravo’s Top Chef. Although the Prix Fixe menu has not been decided yet, hopefully it will remain at $60. Dinner at this American Bistro will include a four course meal with the option of buying a drink package as well. Come celebrate your New Year’s Eve 2010 at what Time Out New York has called “a superb addition to the neighborhood.”


2 Park Ave
New York, NY 10016-5675
(212) 725-8585

Artisanal Fromagerie and Bistro has a great reputation, especially for providing a casual, moderately priced New Year’s Eve dinner. In recent years, this Parisian-like bistro has offered two choices of three-course meals set at a fixed price that is below $70. This  also includes a champagne toast at midnight.


359 Columbus Ave.
(77th St.)
Manhattan, NY 10024

Isabella’s offers a three-course prix fixe that you can enjoy while listening to live music. There are two seating times that will hopefully be priced at the same $80 per person that existed last year. New Year’s is the perfect time to come and celebrate 20 years of great success at the restaurant that NYC.com says “offers outstanding Mediterranean cuisine at exceptionally reasonable prices.”

Expensive splurges

Benoit Restaurant and Bar

60 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
(646) 943-7373

Celebrate the New Year while you enjoy dishes that are based on Benoit’s assortment of 50 to 100-year-old recipes. From the food to the décor, this cozy establishment mimics the original Benoit in Paris. For $115 per adult you will enjoy a 6-course Chef Tasting Menu, a complimentary champagne toast a midnight, and dancing to a live DJ.


35 West 64th Street
New York, NY 10023
(212) 724-858

Come ring in the New Year at the establishment that the New York Times said “instantly became one of the best restaurants around Lincoln Center.” Enjoy the French-Mediterranean dishes at the one of only six restaurants that was awarded two stars from the Michelin Guide. Picholine will be offering three seatings for your New Year’s Eve 2010 dinner, the last of which runs through midnight and is a five course meal for $250 per person.

Extravagant New Years Eve Parties

New Year's Eve at Capitale

130 Bowery Street
New York, NY 10013

Come enjoy a 6 hour open bar at Capitale New York New Year's Eve 2010 Extravaganza, the #1 rated event space in the country. Welcome 2010 surrounded by Capitale’s luxurious, ultra-chic, setting. As if the massive columns and impressively modern architecture are not enough, come celebrate your New Year’s Eve where celebrities such as Eva Mendes, Beyonce, Jay-z, and Pharell have been spotted. You can also enjoy the appetizers, buffet, and assortment of desserts, along with a champagne toast at midnight.

New Year's Eve at Guastavino's

409 E 59th St
New York, NY 10022-1502

Guastavino's New Year's Eve 2010 is sure to be one of the hottest parties in NYC. This extremely spacious and glamorous environment is the perfect place to ring in the New Year while you admire the city views through the enormous glass windows. Become engrossed in the breathtaking architectural masterpiece that celebrities such as Alicia Keys, Leighton Meester, and Jennifer Lopez have admired. Choose between several ticket options, all of which include a 6 hour open bar.

New Year's Eve at Kiss & Fly

409 W 13th St
New York, NY 10014-1104

Come celebrate New Year’s Eve 2010 at this Roman-inspired, architectural work of art that features arched ceilings, giant columns, and mural ceilings. Indulge yourself in the 5 hour open bar while you enjoy the amazing light system and beautiful décor of this venue that has recently hosted parties by celebrities such as Diddy. See more details about Kiss & Fly NYE Party.


Duvet NYC

45 W 21st St # 1
New York, NY 10010-6865

In the mood to spend New Year’s Eve in bed? Then Duvet is the perfect place for you! This “dining-boudoir” mixes the sexy of South Beach with the sassiness of Manhattan. If the sleek and relaxing décor isn’t enough for you, Duvet New York also has an impressive aquarium that is home to 100 exotic jellyfish. Duvet has been featured in magazines such as US Weekly and New York Magazine due to celebrity sightings such as Jay-z, Paris Hilton, P. Diddy and more. Come enjoy the 5 hour bar at this ultimate New Year’s Eve Extravaganza!

Forum NYC

127 4th Ave
New York, NY 10003

Come celebrate your NYC New Year’s Eve at this mutli-level modern, sleek lounge. Come enjoy the 5 hour open bar at what is quickly becoming the new hot spot near Union Square. You can also enjoy delicious selections from the dinner or bar menus. See more details about Forum New Year's Eve Party.

Under 21

New York Dave & Buster’s

234 W 42nd St # 3
New York, NY 10036-7215

Dave & Buster’s is one of the only places where minors and 21-year-olds can celebrate New Year’s Eve together-yet relive their childhood as well. Although Times Square Dave & Buster’s  does offer a 5 hour open bar for those who can legally enjoy it, everyone has access to the interactive and video arcade, bowling, and other classic games.

For more information about New Year's Eve, you can visit Wikipedia NYE Page. For more information about New York City, NYC.gov.

New Year’s Eve 2010 Concerts in New York City

• Tiesto at Roseland Ballroom New York
• Mariah Carey at NYC Madison Square Garden
• Paul Van Dyke at New York City Roseland Ballroom

For more information on any of the above venues, ticket information, VIP options, and pictures, and a complete list of 50+ fabulous venues to celebrate your New Year’s Eve in NYC, visit Joonbug New Years NYC full party list.