Where will you be when the clock strikes midnight? That’s the question everyone is asking. For some, the perfect New Year’s Eve celebration has been at home in our pajamas. Now, more people want to get out and shake it all night.
What are the ingredients to find the perfect New Year’s Eve party?
✅ Location – Pick your favorite city or explore a new city for the weekend celebration. Texas is home to some of the most visited cities in North America.
✅ Price – Get the best value for your hard earned money. Free food and open bar – YES PLEASE!
✅ Amenities – New Year’s Eve party favors, photo booths, and the best talent are must have extras.
✅ Atmosphere – Do you want to lounge around or be the life of the party on the dance floor? It’s the party for me!
✅ Entourage – Who will be your partner in crime to ring in 2023? Pick wisely. It can lead to a midnight kiss or an unforgettable solo trip.
Here are the Texas New Year’s Eve staff picks for the best parties in the great lone star state.
5. Pajamas & Pancakes @ Backyard on Broadway
(San Antonio, TX)
Ease your way back into social events from living life on the couch with a Pajama Party at San Antonio’s Backyard on Broadway! Wear your coziest (appropriate) pajamas & ring in the New Year with breakfast for dinner! Midnight Brunch Including Mini Pancakes, Chicken & Waffles, and French Toast.
4. Swing In The New Year @ Top Golf
(Multiple Texas Cities)
Top Golf is swinging into the New Year at 11 different locations around Texas. Enjoy live entertainment, a chef-inspired menu and an unforgettable midnight celebration.
All New Year’s Eve packages include unlimited game play for up to six guests with a waitress, front row seats to the greens, and party favors to help celebrate NYE in style. This event sells out fast, so reserve your bay today!
If you’re interested in attending this golf party, learn more below.
3. Black & White Masquerade Ball @ JW Marriott
This highly anticipated open bar Texas masquerade party that is always hosted at the best hotels. The fifth annual Black & White Masquerade Ball hosted at JW Marriott Houston Downtown is ready to host you.
Wander into a magical hideaway of masked party goers dancing the night away into the new year.
Did we mention the open bar and free food? YES – FREE!
This upscale masquerade soiree will feature an all-star cast of performers, complimentary drinks, lite bites, immersive countdown, and enhanced Safe Stay clean standards.
If you’re interested in attending this fun hotel party, learn more below.
2. Lonestar NYE Live @ Texas Live!
Welcome 2020 in a big way at Texas Live’s New Year’s Eve event. Party from 8 p.m. until 2 a.m. with live music, DJs, party favors, casino games, cash cannon blasts, a countdown, ball drop and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. A variety of ticket packages offer drink and dining options.
Texas Live! is a two-story, 200,000-square-foot dining and entertainment venue located next to to Globe Life Park in Arlington with a variety of restaurants and bars, and a 5,000 person outdoor venue known as the Arlington Backyard.
1. Prohibition Nights @ C. Baldwin
Prohibition Nights at C. Baldwin Hotel in downtown Houston will be a trip back into time when women were known as eccentric flappers and men spared no expense to be the big cheese. This progressive Gatsby style party will feature DJs, dancing, casino games, risqué burlesque shows, and a swinging countdown.
Guests will be able to enjoy their choice of complimentary cocktails from the fully stocked bars and lite bites from the hotel’s award winning kitchen. Each ticket purchase is prepayment for access to this exclusive event and for refreshing drinks paired with delectable food. This progressive New Year’s Eve party will have surprises throughout the night.
The opulent C. Baldwin Hotel by Hilton in downtown Houston redefines the idea of modern luxury. Named after the ‘Mother of Houston’, Charlotte Baldwin, this hotel boasts as an iconic luxury retreat.
If you’re interested in attending this risqué hotel party, learn more below.
Theses are the top picks for New Year’s Eve 2023! Just like fashion, this list will continue to evolve as more event announcements are made. Our team is on the beat and staying alert for the best celebrations in Texas.
HAPPY NEW YEAR!