Are you ready to wave goodbye to 2018 and hello to 2019? New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and there are TONS of ways to ring in the New Year. From bar parties to hotel happenings, dinners and budget-friendly happenings, here are a few of our favorite celebrations happening around town.
Top of the Monk
Monday, December 31st, 5 – Midnight
Imagine Paris in the 1920’s, a time of glitz and glamour – to be relived in one evening surrounded by friends and loved ones. Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style at Top of the Monk with special cocktails only the Monk can pull off and a holiday menu followed by the big toast at midnight.
Monday, December 31st, 6pm and 8pm
Starting at $25
Chef Graham House and his talented staff at Sovereign Remedies invite you to the most romantic New Year’s Eve dinner in Asheville. Ring in 2019 at one of Asheville’s hottest cocktail bars dining on fresh, local ingredients plated from a flavorful ‘farm to table’ menu. And that’s not all! Brooke and Nick will be there making melodies for your ear holes. Be sure to reserve a seating time of 6pm or 8pm by table for parties of two, four, and six.
The Burger Bar
Monday, December 31st, at 9 – 2am
Let Mad Men be your inspiration when heading to The Burger Bar for a Mid-Century New Year’s Eve party. Sip classic cocktails like an Old Fashioned in your best mid-century attire and enjoy free champagne at midnight with your sweetheart and friends the old fashioned way.
Montford Rooftop Bar
Monday, December 31st, 9 – 12:30am
Countdown to 2019 with Asheville’s original rooftop bar with stunning sunset views, wine and friends. Tickets include three drinks of your choice, two small plates, champagne for a midnight toast, and New Year’s Eve party favors. Seating is limited, don’t miss out on this once in a life time experience. Holy sunsets Batman!
Capella on 9
AC Hotel Asheville Downtown
Monday, December 31st, 9 – 1am
$55 – $75/person
Dressed to impress in your favorite Venetian disguise, head out to the AC Hotel’s fabulous rooftop gig. This year Capella on 9 is celebrating the new year with a Venetian Carnival themed affair – a Midnight Masquerade. Take in impeccable night views of our charming city while enjoying dueling DJs, hors d’oeuvres and crowd you’ll always remember. Each guest will be welcomed with a cocktail by Asheville’s own Chemist Gin. Complimentary champagne toast at midnight followed by a kiss with your sweetie.
Monday, December 31st, 6 – Midnight
Two seatings: 6-8pm or 8:30pm-close
$75 per person, or $100 per person with 4 wine pairings
Serving up a mouth watering 5-course menu is how Jargon in West Asheville is ringing in the new year. If you’re a fan of romance and food then get your tickets now for Jargon’s New Year’s Eve food extravaganza. Spend the evening gazing into the eyes of your sweetie before smooching them on the lips for the New Year. Live music by Vollie McKenzie and be sure to reserve online at jargonrestaurant.com or call 828-785-1761
Monday, December 31st, 9 – 2am
$8 – $10
Hit the dance floor with your best glow-in-the-dark dress and sweat to local DJ’s – Lil Meow Meow, Debbie Fred, Abu Disarray, Bridal Parti Burcardi, and +VJ JSF at the The Mothlight for a night of NEON. This New Year’s Eve Pop-Up will deliver Lights, Projections, Dancers, a Photo Booth and so much more!
Save Me The Waltz
Monday, December 31st, 9 – 2am
Asheville’s newest jazz and cocktail bar, located in the fabulous S&W building on Patton Avenue, is celebrating in style by hosting a masquerade themed New Year’s Eve with music by The Inkwell jazz quintet. Ticket includes a champagne toast at midnight followed by a local Asheville DJ after midnight. Call ahead to reserve your ticket! (828) 774-5017 VIP tables available.
Need a lift home? We have several designated driver options here in Asheville – no excuses for drinking and driving. Down load your app today for AVL Taxi, Uber or Lyft and be sure to have a safe ride home after a big night of celebrating 2019!