Best New Year's Eve Activities In Arizona

Escape to the southwest and discover the beauty of vibrant Arizona this New Year’s Eve. From big-city parties to upscale resorts with breathtaking desert views, this spectacular state offers glitz, glamor, and southwestern charm for ringing in the New Year. Celebrate the evening with an abundance of festivities ranging from live performances to over-the-top VIP experiences underneath the desert sky.

Gatsby’s House Phoenix New Year’s Eve Party, Phoenix, AZ

Known as one of the most glamorous New Year’s Eve celebrations in the valley, the Gatsby’s House party is located at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel. This ultimate shindig offers live DJ performances, hand-passed appetizers, festive party favors, casino games with prizes to win, prepaid drinks, state-of-the-art sound and lighting displays, and a mega-size ballroom countdown at midnight.

NYElectric Countdown, Tempe, AZ

Experience the ultimate New Year’s Eve celebration at the all-new Westin Tempe Hotel. Located downtown Tempe, the NYElectric Countdown party is surrounded by panoramic city and mountain views. With a massive ballroom and three areas to mingle, this spectacular event features two of Arizona’s top DJs, premium drinks, festive party favors, incredible sound and light displays, VIP perks, and an electric countdown at midnight.

Glitter and Glow New Year's Eve, Scottsdale, AZ

For a captivating New Year’s Eve experience, celebrate at the Glitter & Glow New Year’s Eve party at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale. This over-the-top event features live entertainment throughout the evening, specialty cocktails, party favors, and a celebratory toast at midnight for a dazzling beginning to the New Year.

Midnight NYE Party, Scottsdale, AZ

Known as the most luxurious New Year’s Eve party in Scottsdale, Midnight NYE is an exclusive event featuring live performances by Phoenix’s top DJs, five star chef-prepared food, and a giant disco ball. Ring in the New Year in style during the massive ballroom countdown presentation, complete with a balloon drop.

Festival Band's Denim and Diamonds New Year's Eve Dance, Tucson, AZ

Celebrate New Year’s Eve western style at the Denim & Diamonds New Year’s Eve Dance at the Marriott University Park Hotel in Tucson. Come wearing your best denim and western wear to this fabulous, family-friendly event. Enjoy live music, dancing, party favors, door prizes, and a champagne toast at midnight.

AZ Baby Boomers NYE Gala, Scottsdale, AZ

Get your groove on at the AZ Boomers New Year’s Eve Gala held at the largest ballroom in Scottsdale - The Grand Ballroom at the DoubleTree Resort! Not just for boomers, anyone over 21 with an appreciation for Motown, Classic Rock, and Classic Soul are welcome to attend this formal event. It features a live band, DJ, large dance floor, cash raffle, plated dinner, cash bar, party favors, and free midnight champagne toast.

The New Year's Eve Celebration, Chandler, AZ

Ring in the New Year with the greatest Broadway classics from six mesmerizing vocalists and a well-renowned live orchestra. Featuring some of Arizona’s best performance artists, this fantastic event is THE place to be for an evening of great music followed by a champagne toast and party favors.

Rick Braun's New Year's Eve, Tucson, AZ

Rick Braun’s New Year’s Eve Getaway really knows how to get the party going! This annual celebration features two days of food, music, fun, and fundraising. Enjoy live entertainment from world-class musicians, reception, dancing, gourmet food, specialty drinks, fully staffed bars, and so much more!

The Great Pinecone Drop, Flagstaff, AZ

A local New Year’s celebration tradition since 1999, The Great Pinecone Drop is a sight to behold in Flagstaff. Watch alongside thousands gathering in the street as the Weatherford Hotel lowers their famous giant pinecone during the countdown to noon. This family-friendly event is followed by a fireworks display and an early toast with apple cider and chocolates.

Miss Olivia's New Years' Eve Celebration, Tucson, AZ

Dance the night away at Miss Olivia’s New Year’s Eve Celebration in Tucson. Known as the best New Year’s Eve celebration in Tucson, this groovy party features live music performances, a five-course dinner, DJ, photo booth, candy table, goodie bag, and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Celebrate the New Year on the rooftop patio or on the courtyard under the stars.

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