Whether you’re just visiting San Diego or recently purchased real estate in Gaslamp, if you happen to be in downtown San Diego for the holiday season and in time to celebrate New Year’s Eve, you are in luck. Some of the best celebrations will take place right here, particularly in the downtown districts. San Diego has more than just the perfect weather advantage for a New Year’s Eve celebration. Whatever your style or idea of a fun night, you can find an event you and your friends will always remember. Here are six party ideas for you to choose.
1. New Year’s Eve at the Hard Rock
Located on the corner of Fifth Avenue and L Street, the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego is known to ring in the New Year with plenty of fun, style, and music. For this year, the Hard Rock will dedicate three floors and eight party halls where 15 DJs will spin holiday hits and special mixes. Packages start under $500 for two party tickets and one overnight stay. This event gets booked very quickly during the second week of December.
2. Our NightLife Downtown Pub Crawl
The Gaslamp District is the perfect spot for a casual and fun-filled New Year’s Eve celebration, especially when you are taking part in a pub crawl organized by Our NightLife. Starting at just $18 per person, the party will get started at Taste and Thirst, located on Fourth Avenue near Horton Plaza, at 6pm. Many of the Gaslamp bars and clubs will feature live music and complimentary snacks.
3. Crazy Goose Club Crawl
Crazy Goose is a new dance club that will inaugurate on New Year’s Eve. To get in, you will need to crawl through Tin Roof, Bassmnt, and Side Bar. The fun starts at Tin Roof on G Street at 8:30pm. One $60 ticket will grant you access to all clubs plus drink specials.
4. House of Blues Block Party
You can never go wrong with celebrating New Year’s Eve at the House of Blues block party on Fifth Avenue. This year’s entertainment will be provided by DJ Craze from Miami, the only turntable artist who has won the World DJ Championships three years in a row.
5. Big Night San Diego New Year’s Eve Gala
If your idea of fun involves celebrating New Year’s Eve in a luxurious and all-inclusive resort, Big Night at the Hilton is highly recommended. The musical lineup for this event will include renowned DJs such as Sam Blacky, Lea Luna, and Cheyenne Giles. The Hilton has reserved 10 party rooms for the Big Night. You will not have to worry about anything because your ticket will include beverages, full meals, and snacks well after midnight.
6. Yacht Party Aboard the Hornblower
Here’s one of the best recommendations for New Year’s Eve: a moonlight cruise around the harbor aboard the Hornblower, the finest ferry yacht in San Diego. For less than $200, you can enjoy three levels of music, hors d’oeuvres, an open bar with unlimited beer and wine, a champagne toast, access to a photo booth, and optional access to the sky deck for an additional fee. The yacht sails from the Grape Street Pier at 1800 North Harbor Drive at 7pm. Expect to be at sea for 5 hours.
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