2017 is quickly coming to a close and if you don’t have your New Year’s Eve plans set yet, then you definitely need to get on it! New Year’s Eve is the perfect time to celebrate with your loved ones at an unforgettable event. There’s no better feeling than bringing in the New Year with the perfect celebration. If you still don’t know how to celebrate your New Year’s Eve in Chicago, we’re here to help. And if you didn’t celebrate with us last year, check out our Chicago New Year’s Eve 2017 recap.
Our Chicago New Year’s Eve events will treat you to the best celebration you could find to bring in the New Year. From partying on the Navy Pier to sailing on a New Year’s cruise, Chicago definitely has something for you to enjoy. Check out where you need to bring in 2018 in Chicago and celebrate an unforgettable New Year’s Eve. When midnight arrives, where will you be celebrating your Chicago New Year’s Eve?
Chicago New Year’s Eve Events
6th Annual Chicago Resolution Gala at The AON Grand Ballroom
Have you ever partied into the New Year with over 3,000 people? The 6th Annual Chicago Resolution Gala gives you the opportunity to do just that! Party and celebrate inside of the 18,000 square foot Grand Ballroom as you bring in the New Year. You and your friends will dance the night away to DJ Metro, the official Chicago Bulls DJ, as he blasts the hits all night. This Chicago New Year’s Eve celebration will have you moving your body until 2 a.m. as you enjoy bites from food stations throughout the Grand Ballroom. Grab a couple bites and don’t forget to wash them down with a drink from the fully stocked bars throughout the Grand Ballroom.
This Chicago New Year’s Eve party will have you bringing in the New Year with a champagne toast and a view of the New Year’s fireworks! If you’re looking for an amazing event to enjoy with your friends, then the annual Chicago Resolution Gala is definitely for you!
The FantaSEA Ball aboard the Chicago Elite
Take your Chicago New Year’s Eve celebration to the seas aboard the beautiful Chicago Elite yacht. This spacious yacht has multiple levels for you to explore and celebrate on while you sail into the New Year. Grab your friends and get on board the Chicago Elite and dance your way into the New Year with our live DJ on board. Take in views of Chicago as you sail and celebrate and feast on a delicious full dinner buffet on board. Get the drinks pouring with your four-hour platinum open bar and enjoy festive party favors. Bring in the New Year with a view of the Chicago New Year’s Eve fireworks right from the Chicago Elite yacht! Celebrate New Year’s Eve with an unforgettable experience and book your tickets for the FantaSEA Ball today.
Rock Around the Clock NYE 2018 at The Hard Rock Cafe
If you’re looking for an event that will have you partying past midnight then you and your friends need to celebrate at the Hard Rock Cafe. This Chicago New Year’s Eve event is going to give you a whole eight hours to party into the New Year! Kicking off at 8 p.m., this event won’t end until 4 in the morning the next day. Party with your friends at the Hard Rock Cafe and enjoy multiple live DJs spinning the hits until the New Year and after. Appetizer stations will be available twice throughout the night to fill up your stomach, and the drinks?
Of course, they will be coming all night. This Chicago New Year’s Eve celebration will have you enjoying 4.5 hours of a premium cocktail reception so you can enjoy your favorite drinks into the New Year. At midnight, toast to the New Year with a champagne toast and bring in 2018 with your friends at the Hard Rock Cafe!
Check out photos from our Annual Chicago Resolution Gala and Rock Around the Clock events, here on our Facebook page!
Chicago New Year’s Eve Early Party at Waveland Bowl
This New Year’s event is an early celebration that’s perfect if you’re looking for something that is family-friendly. Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Waveland Bowl and enjoy two hours of cosmic bowling as well as food. Enjoy appetizers, pizza, and a salad dinner buffet. A dessert bar will also be available with party favors and raffle prizes being given out. A sparkling cider toast will also take place as you celebrate an early New Year’s Eve with the family. This event begins at 7 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m.
There’s also a later 21+ version of this event which includes three hours of cosmic bowling, an Italian dinner buffet, desserts, drinks, and champagne bottle service at midnight. Party favors and raffle prizes will also be given out at this event. This event begins at 10 p.m. and ends at 1 a.m.
Speakeasy Chicago New Year’s Eve Party Cruise aboard the Mystic Blue
Get on board this Roaring 20s themed cruise and sail into the New Year with your friends. This Speakeasy Chicago New Year’s Party Cruise will have you and your friends partying into the New Year like you never have. With black tie and flapper attire being encouraged, you’re in for a festive night. Sail through Chicago on the Mystic Blue and enjoy views of the city as you party with a live DJ on board. Enjoy complimentary appetizers and a full dinner buffet while you sip on your favorite drinks from the four-hour premium open bar. At midnight enjoy a champagne toast as you enjoy a view of the New Year’s fireworks!
360 Chicago – New Year’s Eve in the Sky
360 Chicago offers up amazing views of the Windy City and for New Year’s Eve, you can enjoy the views as well. This Chicago New Year’s Eve celebration includes DJ entertainment, a cash bar, and light bites. Unlimited rides on TILT, Chicago’s highest thrill ride. TILT offers visitors unique, downward-facing views of Chicago from over 1,000 ft. above. View Magnificent Mile, Chicago’s skyline, and if you’re lucky the New Year’s fireworks from TILT!
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