New Year's Eve in Lake Tahoe

lake tahoe new years eveNew Year's Eve in Lake Tahoe is a New Year's Eve to remember. What could be better than bringing in the New Year in the beautiful and scenic Lake Tahoe? Tahoe offers a crisp, snow-blanketed night full of happy party goers and celebrations galore. "Blue Year's Eve" is the New Year's celebration—Lake Tahoe style. An exciting and memorable New Year's Eve in Lake Tahoe could be just what you need to start off the New Year! Lake Tahoe offers a variety of New Year celebrations, for all ages.

Family Fun in Tahoe

For families, New Year's Eve in Lake Tahoe is at its best at the Blue Fire and Ice family celebration at Ski Run Marina. Dance the night away to live music, marvel at exquisite ice statues, and enjoy the jugglers, fire dancers, carving demonstrations, and fire swallowing performances. This is sure to be a hit for the whole family!

Another option for families is East Coast Dinner & Toast for families at Poolside Cafe, which features a cable car ride, ice skating, balloonist, music, and champagne.

Wherever you go, make sure you are within viewing distance of the fireworks show. Of course, you can always make your own family fun with a good old fashioned snowball fight! Or find a good hill for some sledding then go inside for a nice mug of hot chocolate. Make sure to take pictures for fond memories!

Party-Time in Tahoe for Blue Year's Eve

Where are the best places for adults to go in Lake Tahoe on New Year's Eve? Step out on Blue Avenue and celebrate in style with the best in nightlife, clubs, dining, gaming, entertainment, and shopping. Here's where to go:

  • new years eve in lake tahoeStart your evening off right with a four-course dinner at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course and Restaurant, a spectacular setting for your New Year's Eve countdown. If four courses sound like too much food before dancing, the Fresh Ketch at Tahoe Keys Marina offers a special New Year's menu.
  • Try Harrah's Vex Nightclub for a champagne toast and midnight balloon drop, along with dance performers and live music.
  • Enjoy dance music from the '70s, '80s, and '90s at Lakeside in Tahoe City.
  • Montbleu's Opal Ultra Lounge and Blu Nightclub features live music, go-go dancers, body painting, party favors, and champagne.
  • For more laid-back fun, check out the live music at Harvey's Lake Tahoe.
  • Party in style at the Crown Room, Crystal Bay Casino with live music, a dance party, and champagne toast when the ball drops.
  • If you like salsa dancing, go to the Trio Wine Bar for the Salsa Ball & Masquerade. Dance to salsa music while enjoying the elegant ambiance. Guests must wear masks. Your ticket includes dance lesson, five tapas, dessert, and champagne.
  • The FiftyFifty Brewing Company in Truckee is another favorite with a themed costume party, live music, disco balls, glitzy lights, and prizes.
  • For something more elegant, try the Black & White Superball at the Frank Sinatra Showroom for an all-night dance party.
  • The Olympic House at Squaw is another party worth considering, with "three bars, one party." You can choose from live music or a DJ to get your groove on.
  • For something different than the usual nightclub setting, set sail with the M.S. Dixie II at Zephyr Cove Resort and Marina, which was voted best boat cruise at Tahoe for over ten years.
  • You may also want to look into which shows are playing while you are vacationing in Lake Tahoe. Tahoe offers theatre, cabaret, and other types of shows.

Wherever you go this New Year's Eve in Lake Tahoe, be safe and enjoy all the festivities Lake Tahoe has to offer as you loudly ring in the New Year!