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As 2022 comes to a close, we wanted to provide you with a list of some of the most celebrated parties and events in the country to help you ring in the New Year right here in Denver! 

New Year’s Eve Fireworks

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 9 p.m. and midnight​

WHERE: 16th Street Mall 

Gather along 16th St Mall to witness the annual fireworks show! Occuring at 9pm and midnight, the show synchronizes with live DJs along the mall who play throughout the evening from 8pm to midnight. The 8-minute show is presented by the Downtown Denver Partnership and co-sponsored by VISIT DENVER and the Downtown Denver Business Improvement District 

Denver New Year’s Eve Black Tie Party

WHEN: Dec. 30, 2022–Jan. 1, 2023; 8:30 p.m. to 1:45 a.m.

WHERE: Mile High Station

The Denver New Year’s Eve Black Tie Party features the longest open bar in Denver, with six hours of unlimited drinks. Attendees will also enjoy live music from incredible local cover bands and live DJs spinning top 40, EDM, old-school hip hop, R&B and all your favorite classics. The second floor will feature Las Vegas-style casino games and prizes for the top chip holder. Say cheese at the complimentary photo booth & get the perfect selfie in our NYE Selfie Room Experience designed to take some epic photos on this epic Denver night! When the clock strikes midnight there will be a giant 2,000 balloon drop on the main floor guaranteed to impress.


WHEN: Dec. 30, 2022–Jan. 1, 2023; 6:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.

WHERE: Colorado Convention Center

Citizens of Decadence! Once again we return to our immaculate utopia to indulge in two nights of pure bliss and sonic delight. Prepare for another year of America’s largest New Year’s Eve Dance Celebration, featuring the world’s most renowned talent and larger-than-life production that is unmatched. Gaze upon our digital metropolis and experience a trip away from reality with friends and loved ones at the biggest and best end of the year festival celebration. Taking place from December 30th thru December 31st right in the central of Denver’s own magnificent downtown, Decadence 2022 will be your perfect send off into the year 2023!

Resolution – Denver New Year’s Eve Party

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022

WHERE: The Brighton in RiNo

For 13 years running, Resolution Denver remains one of Colorado’s favorite New Year’s Eve parties. The all-inclusive, premium open bar, world-class DJs, festival quality production, immersive art experiences, circa performers, neon paint and four levels of entertainment. Plus, kiss the year goodbye at midnight with the ultimate New Year’s countdown! 

White Rose Gala

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 9 p.m. (doors open)

WHERE: Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Flapper dresses, stylish sequins and fancy fedoras for NYE? White Rose Gala is a high-end and elegant charity awareness event where you are enveloped by musical and theatrical performances. Celebrate New Year’s Eve in the classic elegance of art deco of the Roaring Twenties. Be transported to an era of a modern renaissance where style, opulence and grace were the only way to swing.

The Clocktower Cabaret’s Annual New Year’s Eve Burlesque Bash

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 7 p.m. and 11:45 p.m.

WHERE: The Clocktower Cabaret, D&F Tower

The Clocktower Clockettes present their best and brightest acts from the past year, with the sassy, classy, high-altitude attitude audiences scream for. This top-shelf, all-star lineup is the best of the best, together for one night to ring in the new year! Acts range from classic to modern, from smolderingly sensuous to laugh-out-loud hilarious counting down to a midnight toast and downtown fireworks!

New Year’s Eve Party at Bigsby’s Folly

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 8 p.m. to last call at 1:15 a.m. (Wine Club members can enter early at 7:30 p.m.)

WHERE: Bigsby’s Folly Craft Winery  

Celebrate in style at Bigsby’s elegant Roaring Twenties-inspired winery located in a revitalized, historic warehouse that dates back to 1886. Look for top DJs spinning a variety of music, plus a sweet and savory buffet featuring tasting room favorites and special holiday treats. Cocktail or Roaring Twenties attire is encouraged.

New Year’s Eve Party – Gatsby’s House

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 9 p.m.

WHERE: Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado

Gatsby’s House is anticipated to be the most upscale NYE countdown experience in Denver; with premium drinks, hors d’oeuvres, top-rated DJs, party favors for all and a casino night speakeasy with prizes to win!! Starting at 9pm, New Year’s Eve, guests will enjoy premium drinks from our fully stocked prepaid bar -PLUS- multiple courses of hors d’oeuvres from the VIP area. This multi-room party will have surprises throughout the night; topped with a midnight countdown celebration you won’t soon forget! For groups – there are great rates on tickets and hotel room packages. And it wouldn’t be a true Gatsby party without casino gaming. Guests can play casino games and win prizes as well. So dress in your best 20’s attire and get ready to ring in 2023 in grand Gatsby-style!

Crawl ‘Til The Ball Falls: Denver NYE Bar Crawl 2023

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

WHERE: The Celtic Tavern

Why choose one venue when you can visit them all? Dance parties, DJs, live bands and the must-have midnight champagne cheers — the New Year’s Eve Bar Crawl is the perfect place to wrap up 2022 and celebrate the kick-off of 2023 with those you care for the most.

Denver NYE Cocktail Party

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

WHERE: Westin Hotel and Resorts

The Denver NYE Cocktail Party is Colorado’s top-tier New Year’s Eve Experience. This opulent and upscale party in just 15 minutes from Denver and next to the Promenade features an OPEN BAR, LIVE BANDS, DJ’s, CASINO GAMES, PHOTO BOOTHS, PARTY FAVORS, CONFETTI BLAST, CHAMPAGNE TOAST, and much more. Guests will bring in the New Year inside of the recently renovated Westin Westminster’s Plaza Ballroom, 1 of the largest and most elegant ballrooms in the city.

HYPE NYE Y2K Dance Party

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 9 p.m.

WHERE: Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

A Y2K Party straight out of 1999!

Introvert’s New Years’ Eve!

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 8 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.

WHERE: BookBar 

The bookstore bids farewell with this final bash it’s dubbing the Introvert’s New Year’s Eve, which will include hors d’oeuvres, a champagne toast, and advance reader copies of soon-to-be released books.

The Woods New Year’s Eve 2023 Rooftop Celebration

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.

WHERE: The Source Hotel and Market Hall (The Woods) 

This rooftop celebration at the Source Hotel in RiNo will offer panoramic views of downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountains. A drink, food and champagne toast are part of this bash, with music from DJ Chando. 

New Year’s Eve Party and VIP Dinner Party

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2022; 7 p.m. – 2 a.m.

WHERE: Mile High Spirits

Dress to impress and ring in the new year at the Mile High Spirits! The Tasting Room will be dressed up in a way you’ve never seen it before! Look forward to an immersive, lux dinner party experience featuring a fantastic seasonal menu by local chefs, high-touch cocktails made with Mile High Spirits’ hand-crafted spirits and a chance to rub shoulders and share an intimate night with our hosts! This ticket includes early access to the NYE Party which will immediately follow the dinner party.