Time for you to hit the road, 2016.

Ring in the New Year in Georgetown with live music, multi-course meals, open bars, kid-friendly activities and more! We have something for everyone.

Plus, don't forget to check out Georgetown GLOW that night--our free, outdoor light-art exhibition. Lit nightly from 6-10pm through Jan. 1, it's your chance to end the year on a bright note.


Ri Ra Irish Pub (3125 M St NW) - The Irish pub will transport you back to the Roaring Twenties--an era of gangsters, flappers, swing bands and libations! On New Year's Eve--for one night only--The Whiskey Room transforms into a speakeasy of the jazz age, where you can indulge, imbibe and dance all night to the sounds of the Gatsby Gang Jazz Band and ring in 2017 in style! Dress as a gangster or a silent screen star, come as a flapper or come as you are--prizes and giveaways for the best costumes of the era! Tickets include a five-hour open bar (9pm-2am) of beer, liquor and wine, specialty pre-Prohibition libations and light hors d'oeuvres, music and dancing with the Gatsby Gang jazz band, a backroom gambling table with proceeds going to local charities, and party favors, balloon drop & champagne toast at midnight! Get your tickets before they sell out! Early bird tickets for the first 30 people are at a discounted rate of $90. Tickets can be purchased for $100 until December 30, and last-minute tickets will be sold for $120.

Malmaison (3401 K St NW) - Celebrate New Year's Eve in true Parisian style at the gorgeous Malmaison Ballroom. Immerse yourself in a magical atmosphere of the past--all the while toasting to your bright future. Charismatic DJ Benny C. will provide your favorite Top 40 tracks of past and present. Revel in a night of elegance and splendor at the Midnight in Paris New Years Eve soiree. Presale tickets are available for $35 and include a one-hour open bar (9pm - 10pm), seven hours of New Year's Eve partying, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, live streaming of the NYE countdown on projectors and screens in the venue, party favors, and a special presentation of the movie 'Midnight in Paris.' Ticket prices will increase once the allotted number of early bird tickets are sold out! VIP table packages are also available. 

Mate Lounge (3101 K St NW) - New Year's Eve at Maté will be like no other party. Enjoy two hours of complimentary sushi and Latin-fusion cuisine followed by a midnight champagne toast. Mix all that with amazing beats by DJ Pandu, some new crafted cocktails, and your favorite friends. Early-bird tickets start at $35 and include premium sushi and Latin fusion cuisine (9pm-11pm), seven hours of partying, a live feed of the Times Square ball drop, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, party favors and more. VIP table packages are also available. 

Tudor Place (1644 31 St NW) - Ring in the New Year with your little one at this special holiday Tudor Tots! Enjoy a festive counting-themed storytime, then count down together to noon. Celebrate the noon-year with noisemakers, confetti, a sparkling craft, and toast 2017 with apple juice. Tickets are $5 for member children and $8 for non-member children. Adults are free!

Paolo's Ristorante (1303 Wisconsin Ave NW) - Chef Matthew has created a four-course Calitalian New Year's Eve wine pairing menu, including everything from lobster gnocci to pan-seared rockfish and flourless chocolate cake!. Early diners (before 8:30 pm) are $55/guest; party diners (after 8:30 pm) are $75/guest. The party includes a live DJ, party favors and champagne toast at midnight. Check out the full menu

J. Paul's (3218 M St NW) - Celebrate the New Year at Georgetown's favorite iconic saloon with a New Year's Eve feast and party. The prix fixe menu--including everything from Maryland crab soup to braised lamb shank and vanilla crème brulee--is $45 for early diners (before 8:30 pm) and $65 for party diners (after 8:30 pm). The party diners package also includes a glass of wine, champagne toast, party favors and live DJ! Check out the full menuReservations suggested. 

ENO Wine Bar (2810 Pennsylvania Ave) - Ring in 2017 with a festive celebration featuring live music (9pm - 1am) and a variety of food and drink specials that are exclusive to the last day of 2016. Highlights include the ENO Seafood Tower (six oysters and six shrimp prepared on the spot at their seafood station and served with a variety of accompaniments for $20), half-priced deviled green eggs and ham to celebrate the Year of the Rooster, half-priced ENO Cabernet Cuveé chocolate fondue, and a champagne bar with bottles and magnums on ice. Sparkling wines will be available by the glass from Spain, Italy and the USA for $17. No entry fee, and guests are welcomed with complimentary 2-hour valet parking at Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC. Reservations are highly recommended and must be made for parties of 6 or more. 

Old Glory Bar-B-Que (3139 M St NW) - Practice your best poker face for Casino Royale NYE at Old Glory. The night will include a premium open bar from 8pm - midnight, featuring cocktails from Jim Beam and Deep Eddy's Vodka, a bbq buffet and passed appetizers from 8pm - 10pm, champagne toast at midnight, photo booth from 9pm - midnight, a DJ and dancing all night long and a $10 bounce back party favor (valid Jan. 1 - Feb. 28). A cash bar will be available after midnight. Presale tickets are $65, but limited. 

Ristorante Piccolo (1068 31st St NW) - There are bustling big parties everywhere celebrating New Year’s Eve, but if you want a romantic, candlelit alternative, let Ristorante Piccolo set the mood. In addition to three roaring fireplaces and candlelit rooms, a strolling musician will be adding to the romance, and will leave you with a memorable New Year’s Eve! The four-course Italian dinner is $59 for early seating (5-6:30pm) and $78 for late seating (7pm-midnight). The second seating includes a champagne toast and party favors. Ristorante Piccolo's sister restaurant, Catch 15 (1518 K Street NW) is featuring one of DC's top DJs, complimentary with your dinner at Piccolo's. Make your reservation today.

Orange Anchor (3050 K St NW) - It's a Nautical New Year's Eve at #orangeanchordc! Enjoy a top-shelf open bar from 8pm-close, jello shots, shot ski, beer tubs, party favors and a DJ. Get your tickets today. 

The page will be updated throughout the month of December as more New Year's Eve events and specials are announced.