Ring in the New Year with Glitz and Glam in Lakeview East!

Elevate your New Year’s Eve experience by securing tickets to the hottest shows and parties in Lakeview East! Whether you’re a fan of live performances, dance extravaganzas, or intimate gatherings, the vibrant neighborhood has something for everyone.

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Bar Parties

Wrigleyville Bar Crawl – No Cover at 15 Bars!

Chicago New Year’s Eve Bar Crawl in Wrigleyville! Tickets get you admission to all 15 bars, appetizer buffets, gift cards to use on the crawl, a champagne toast & more – all in Wrigleyville!

Bars Included:

  • Country Club
  • Cubby Bear
  • Bamboo Club
  • Hacienda D’Suarez
  • HVAC
  • Lucky Strike
  • Lucky’s
  • Merkle’s
  • Murphy’s Bleachers
  • NOLA Bar + Kitchen
  • Rabbit Hole
  • Roadhouse
  • Sandlot
  • Sports Corner
  • Vines
  • Almost Home Tavern
  • Graystone
  • Trace
  • Bernie’s

Bar-CASINO NYE Celebration!

. Picture this: a sprawling party space with a rustic multi-room setup, a fusion of Latin-inspired cuisine with elevated drinks, and exclusive table packages for those who want to revel in style. The celebration package includes everything you need for a fantastic night: general admission, gourmet appetizers with a Latin twist, a premium drink package featuring champagne, house wines, traditional margaritas, strawberry hibiscus punch, winter sangria, a midnight countdown, party favors, and much more. The doors swing open at 9 pm, the celebration package keeps the good times rolling until 12:30 am, and the venue keeps the party alive until 2 am. It’s not just a New Year’s Eve party; it’s a Barcocina-style extravaganza to welcome the year with a bang!


Brickhouse Tavern

Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern in Wrigleyville is throwing a NYE bash! From 9 pm until the last call, $80 tickets grant you an evening of call drinks, heavy apps, a live DJ, and a Champagne toast!

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Duffy’s Tavern

Duffy’s hosts a fantastic New Year’s Eve bash and can accommodate parties from 1 to 250. Their New Year’s Eve package includes an elaborate dinner buffet with appetizers, salads, entrees, pasta and desserts, as well as top-shelf liquors, all drafts, Red Bull mixers, wine, soda, and champagne from 8 pm until last call (1:30 am). Will call/check-in begins at 7 pm so you have plenty of time to get your tickets and get inside before the party starts.

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The River

A thrilling and energetic countdown awaits this New Year’s Eve at Lakeview’s long-time-favorite, The River. Enjoy socializing at its finest with a sprawling industrial party space, optimum tables for reserve, and even private room or balcony accommodations available for large group interest.

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Happy Camper

The most opulent party space in Wrigleyville is certain to dish out a countdown in style this New Year’s Eve in Chicago! Let Happy Camper lead your way with expansive party avenues, large group tables for reserve, and a premier crowd all ready to revel in the new year. Featuring: General Admission, Specialty Pizza with Small Bite Buffet, Drink Package, Champagne, House Wines, Midnight Countdown, Party Favors, and More. *Doors Open at 9pm. Celebration Package Concludes at 1:30am or Last Call. Venue Closes at 3am.

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Rizzo’s Bar and Inn

There’s no better way to celebrate the end of the year than with your closest friends at Rizzo’s Bar & Inn in the heart of the Wrigleyville neighborhood, directly across from historic Wrigley Field!

Earn a FREE Ticket: We are looking for event ambassadors and influencers to spread the word about this party and organize their friends! Please email Ambassadors@RizzosNYE.com for more info!

GROUP RATES AVAILABLE: Email GroupRates@RizzosNYE.com for more info!

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Christmas Club

Party at the two-story Christmas Club (Country Club) for a night of fun! Ticket will include an Open Premium Bar from 9 pm to 1 am, dinner buffet, champagne toast at Midnight, DJ, and Party Favors!

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Lost Never Found – Black Tie Bash

Elevate Your New Year’s Celebration at Lost Never Found

• Premium Hosted Bar: Enjoy the night with Call Liquor, available from 9 PM to 1 AM.

• Culinary Delights: Indulge in small passed bites, passed hors d’oeuvres, crafted to stay fueled throughout the night

• Midnight Toast: Welcome 2024 in style with a sparkling champagne toast at the stroke of midnight.

• Party Favors: Commemorate the night with specially curated party favors, adding an extra layer of charm to your celebration.

• Dynamic DJs: Groove to the beats of our expert DJs, creating an electric atmosphere that will keep you on your feet all night long.

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Kirkwood Bar and Grill is hosting a NYE party starting at 9 pm. $75 tickets include a Call Drink Package, appetizers, DJ, and a celebratory champagne toast at midnight.

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Almost Home Tavern

Almost Home is hosting its first NYE party ever! From 9 pm to 1 am, guests will get passed apps, beer, wine, and liquor. Tickets are only $50 per person, and are on sale now!

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Emo New Year’s Eve

Join Replay Lincoln Park for an unforgettable Emo NYE Celebration at Replay Lincoln Park on December 31st, starting at 8 pm. Embrace the casual vibes and welcome 2023 with a night of music, memories, and the perfect touch of emo nostalgia.

Walk-ins are welcome, but we encourage you to secure your spot with a $20 reservation, which includes express entry, a Miller High Life midnight toast, party favors, and an exclusive Emo Kid Shot. Free arcade games as always!

Make sure to check out our Nightmare Before Christmas Pop-up, offering captivating photo-ops and specially crafted themed drinks

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Shaker’s On Clark

Shake your way into the new year! Shaker’s on Clark is hosting a COVER FREE New Year’s Eve bash, complete with karaoke! They’ll have a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and are getting appetizers delivered.

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Drag Into the New Year

Kit Kat NYE 2024 ‘Broadway In Chicago’

Join Kit Kat Divas Kinley Preston and Falaesha Savage at a Broadway-themed extravaganza! Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Broadway, where dazzling lights, fabulous costumes, and captivating performances promise an evening of pure theatrical magic. Sip on chic cocktails, dance to Broadway hits, and revel in a night inspired by the grandeur of the stage. As you enjoy the festivities, seize the chance to win tickets to upcoming Broadway in Chicago shows!

Metro, smartbar, and QUEEN! present “QUEEN! of Diamonds New Year’s Eve

The night will be filled with music and entertainment from Ariel Zetina, Bored Lord, Brenda, DJ Heather, DJ Hyperactive, Garrett David, Introspekt, Justin Aulis Long, Madeline, Michael Serafini, Sevron, and Shaun J. Wright. The event will be hosted by a star-studded cast including Lucy Stoole, Nico, Bambi Banks-Couleé, Laila McQueen, and Valentine Addams. Adding to the excitement, there will be captivating performances by Go-Go Dancers such as Benji, Breon, Grinchie, Jacob, Lilith Babylon, Marcus, Maxim Lupin, and Super Sweet Lu. This New Year’s Eve celebration promises a night of high-energy music, vibrant performances, and a lively atmosphere to ring in the new year with style.



Get Sidetracked on NYE! Tickets guarantee your entry before 11:40 pm (doors open at 7 pm) and include Party Favors, delicious light bites from J&L Catering from 7-9 pm. Sidetrack’s Chicago Drag Showcase will be hosted by Sasha Love, Zamora Love & Allura The Doll from 8-10 pm, and a complimentary Champagne Toast at Midnight!

Party on the Dance Floor before and after Midnight until 2 am, or celebrate with your friends in one of our 7 Signature Bar Spaces. There’s something for everyone at Sidetrack!


House Party NYE At Lark Chicago

Join us for our annual house party style NYE celebration hosted by amazing drag performers! Featuring group games for prizes, food, drinks, and more! Plus chance’s to win more prizes all night!

8pm – 10 pm appetizer buffet.

8pm – 11p11 pmm open bar (basic or VIP), mixed drinks only, no shots.

11pm-close dance the night away with our premier DJ-Ricky Sixx.

Each ticket includes 2 hour full appetizer buffet followed by our amazing dessert bar, plus 3 hour open bar. General admission open bar includes select house liquors and beer. Plus enjoy party favors and a classic NYE champagne toast at midnight!

VIP tickets also include: Tito’s Vodka, Bombay Sapphire Gin, Casamigos Tequila, a full selection of draft and bottle beers, all Nutrl Vodka Seltzers and all red and non-sparkling white wine.


Roscoe’s It’s-a-Me! New Year’s Eve Party

On December 31st, join Roscoe’s for a Super Mario-themed New Year’s Eve party, starting at 8 PM for guests 21 and over. Tickets offer varying perks: the Koopa Troopa Ticket ($30) includes entry, hors d’oeuvres, and a champagne toast. The Princess Peach Package ($65) adds a cocktail and re-entry. The Rainbow Road Special Cup ($125) features express entry, lounge access, private check, and a premium bar package. All tickets include a midnight champagne toast.


Dinner Celebrations

Angelina Ristorante

Angelina Ristorante is offering an exquisite New Year’s Eve menu. Begin your meal with a luxurious Lobster Bisque priced at $10. For the appetizer, indulge in Smoked Salmon Bruschetta for $16. The salad option includes a delightful mix of Arugula, Burrata & Pistachio with orange and balsamic glaze, available for $14. Pasta lovers can enjoy Lobster Ravioli in a seafood cream for $28 or savor the Oxtail Gnocchi, also priced at $28. The entrée features a sumptuous Lamb Shank braised in red wine, served with garlic mashed potatoes and green beans for $36. For dessert, treat yourself to a decadent Chocolate Lava Cake with mint ice cream for $14. Complement your meal with a festive cocktail, Prosecco with a strawberry garnish. Call for reservations.

Lost Reef’s Under The Sea Celebration

Celebrate New Year’s Eve “Under the Sea” at 964 West Belmont Avenue, Chicago, IL. This ocean-themed event features a full open bar from 9 PM to 1:30 AM, a selection of delectable bites, a midnight champagne toast, and lively music. Enjoy the magical underwater atmosphere, complete with party favors to enhance the festive spirit. For an elevated experience, premium and VIP upgrades offer bottle service and exclusive seating. General entry is required for all guests. Dive into this unique celebration to welcome the New Year with a splash!

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Watch the ball drop in the Mordecai upstairs bar, Hush Money. Guests will receive 3 vintage cocktails and bubbles at midnight for a toast. Chef will also prepare some NYE snacks. Doors open at 8:30 pm. Space is limited, Tickets are $110/per person

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Swift and Son’s

Celebrate the New Year with a cheer-filled toast and indulge in a delightful à la carte feast of Tavern favorites! Book your table today. Nothing says new year’s eve like oysters and champagne!

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Uncommon Ground

Uncommon Ground in Chicago offers a special New Year’s Eve menu featuring a mix of classic and innovative dishes. Starters include Tiger Shrimp, Beet Tartar, and gluten-free options like Crispy Calamari. The menu features Truffle Parmesan Frites and vegan Fried Brussels Sprouts. Soup and salad options include Fuyu Persimmon Salad and Lobster Bisque. Main courses range from New York Strip Steak and Lobster Risotto to vegan Stir Fry. Desserts like Chocolate Flourless Cake and Cappuccino Pot de Creme conclude the meal, all paired with craft beers for a memorable New Year’s celebration.

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PR Italian Bistro

PR Italian Bistro will be open on New Year’s Eve from 5 to 10 pm! Fill up with some classic Italian fare before partying the night away. They do not take reservations, so just come on in!

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Chilam Balam

Chilam Balam is offering a fabulous prix fix menu for NYE. For $90 a person, you get the following courses:

1 • Tuna Ceviche

Tostada, guacasalsa, mango, tobiko * queso panela

2 • Avocado Cesar Salad

Greens, delicata squash, lentils, pomegranate, parmesan

3 • Duck Confit

Picadita whipped goat cheese, salsa macha, arugula *roasted plantains

4 • Grilled Steak

Guacamole, sikil pak, pinto beans, pickled vegetables, tortillas, salsas *grilled wild mushrooms

5 • Apple Cake

En nogada

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The neighborhood’s favorite Irish Restaurant will be hosting a New Year’s Eve Bash! Complete with Chef Specials, Party Favors, a champagne toast and a live DJ, this is a party you won’t want to miss! No cover, no tickets, no problem!


The Annoyance Theater

Come bring in the New Year at the Annoyance! The bar opens at 8 PM. The all-star show consisting of some of your favorite Annoyance shows will be at 10:30 PM. Performances include numbers from Co-Ed Prison Sluts, Late Night Shenanigans, Rat Mass, Burlesque is More, and the Mick and Jen Magic Show!

There will be appetizers served over the course of the evening and a champagne toast at midnight included with your ticket purchase.

A midnight kiss is also included (subject to availability)!

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The Laugh Factory

LOL your way into 2024! The Laugh Factory is hosting two shows on NYE, one starting at 8:00 pm and one beginning at 10:30 pm. Both shows have an all-star line up stand-up of rotating stand up comedians! They also have a full-service bar, so you can celebrate NYE appropriately.

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Newport New Year 2024

Ring in the New Year at Chicago’s home for fringe theater!

Enjoy a burlesque and variety stage show featuring performances throughout the night from Chicago legends at the beautiful Newport Theater, a speakeasy-style Wrigleyville venue.

Ticket price includes pre-packaged snacks and a midnight champagne toast.

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Otherworld Theatre Performance Venue and Bar

The “Cosplay Countdown” isn’t just a party; it’s a multi-sensory experience that combines the thrill of cosplay with the joy of games, the camaraderie of karaoke, and the comfort of a pizza party. Join us for a night where the boundaries between reality and fantasy blur, and the countdown to the new year is marked with laughter, camaraderie, and a touch of nerdy magic.

– Eat Unlimited Pizza

– Dress up as your favorite character and take pictures at our Photo Booth!

– Game with fellow nerds an assortment of Board Games

– Karaoke

– Enjoy an improv performance from Portal-Prov! @ 7 PM

– Enjoy a toast at midnight! Champagne and Sparkling Cider

– Each ticket comes with one drink – Upgrade your package to open bar!