NYE in NJ – Celebrate Throughout the State!

Kick-off 2024 with celebrations throughout the Garden State. Here’s an overview of just some of the Jersey-centric ways you can ring in the new year. But plan now – events like this fill up quickly!

Rockin’ with PitbullGrab your party hat and see the one and only Pitbull perform live on stage during two thrilling performances at Hard Rock Live, Etess Arena in Atlantic City, on December 30th and 31st. Start your NJ New Year’s Eve off right – under neon lights in a dazzling casino-filled city. Click for tix. 


On the Water – Usher in 2024 with a three-hour Spirit of New Jersey New Year’s Eve Signature Dinner Cruise. Start off with a romantic dinner, dance the night away and view fireworks over the Hudson River. Open bar and DJ, too. 


With the Tenors – Celebrate at  Surflight Theatre during the New Year’s Eve Bubbly Bash with The Jersey Tenors. Enjoy opera classics intertwined with legendary rock hits by artists including Jersey’s own Whitney Houston, Bruce Springsteen, Frank Sinatra, Kool and the Gang and The Four Seasons. 


At the Boat – the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City, that is. Get ready to raise a glass at 2024 NYE at AC’s largest New Year’s Eve party featuring six parties (yes six!), a five-hour open bar, multiple DJs and bands, a live concert, dueling pianos, champagne toast and oh-so-much more. 


In the Garden – the Hilton Garden Inn on the Camden Waterfront. Say goodbye to 2023 and hello 2024 during this New Year's Eve celebration boasting a live DJ, tasty food, champagne toast, fireworks and performances by Lou’s Crew Band playing Franky Beverly hits. Dress to impress. 


On the Roof – Take your party up a level and see what’s happening at NJ’s top-rated rooftop bars and restaurants like: NoHu Rooftop Bar & Restaurant, serving up fantastic food, cocktails, cozy rooftop igloos and stunning views of the Manhattan skyline. The Bradford Rooftop is upscale and modern, pairing craft cocktails, small plates and unrivaled views for the ultimate elevated experience. Renowned for its stylish vibe, multi-level indoor/outdoor spaces, retractable glass roof and walls and sweeping views.


With a VÜE – Enjoy the toast-worthy view from VÜE Rooftop Bar & Lounge at The Claridge in AC during the Time Warp New Year’s Eve Bash. Dress in your best throw-back, present or futuristic look. Cheers to an open bar, tasty menu, DJ spinning songs from every decade and fireworks. Also at Claridge: the elegant and ever-captivating Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve Bash held in the Grand Ball Room. 

Mixed With Magic – and meditation. Elevate your spirit during NYE Magic Meditation with Sarah Potter at Whitechapel Projects in Long Branch from 6 – 10pm on December 31st. Celebrate with a four-course meal, meditation, sound healing with Jamie Coppa and live music with DJ and harpist Kufknotz. 


At a Luxe Resort – Celebrate with the ultimate mountain escape at Crystal Springs Resort. Stay at the luxurious Minerals Hotel or Grand Cascades Lodge and revel in tranquil, scenic views, exceptional dining, spa services, ballrooms, world-class accommodations, indoor and outdoor heated pools and more.


With the Entire Family – Kids too! – It’s a celebration for all ages at New Year’s Eve at Royal Ambassador Banquets in Edison with DJs, entertainment, premium liquors, unlimited food, midnight ball drop and champagne toast. Games, movies and a magician for the kids too. Or soar into 2024 with the fam with millions of glittering lights, entertainment, seasonal treats and high-flying rides until 9pm during Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Great Adventure. And here are two more fun options for families – First Night in Ocean City and First Night Morris County – each featuring over 70 events hosted at 20+ venues ‘til midnight on December 31st

Here’s a great resolution – countdown more ways to be wowed as the clock strikes twelve on NYE or any day at VisitNJ.org. Access your free travel guide and sign up for our e-newsletter too. We wish everyone a sensational & safe new year!