New Year’s Eve in York 2016: Your party guide

How will you see in the New Year? Photograph: Pixaline / Allan Harris on Flickr
26 Dec 2016 @ 10.16 am
| Entertainment

Are you ready to party?

York will see in 2017 with a huge variety of music, live entertainments, shindigs and raves. You can dress all in white, or join a Gatsby themed party. There’s live music, drama and lots of cocktails.

Here’s just some nights out to choose from.

If we’ve missed your event, drop us a line and we’ll endeavour to add it in…

Party time

Flashback to New Year’s Eve 2015 at Club Salvation. Photograph: Club Salvation on Facebook / Jack Harrison

Irie Vibes: NYE Party
The Crescent, 8 The Crescent
“The usual fine blend from resident selectors plus jungle and dubwise dnb from The Yorkshire Tea Party to round the night off”

New Years Eve with Herb Helpless and the Marijuana Brass
The Fulford Arms, Fulford Road
“The Herbs are back for the second New Year for an evening of everything from The Smiths/Happy Mondays/Monkees/Specials and more”

Leather’o New Year’s Eve at Brew York
Brew York, Enterprise Complex, Walmgate
“Leather’o will be kicking the evening off from 7pm to 8.30pm then the party will continue past midnight!”

New Year’s Eve at The Botanist
The Botanist, Stonegate
“Come and join us to celebrate our first new year in York! On the evening there will be many NYE special editions to our food selection as well as great oppurtunities to win free bottles of bubbly for that final countdown”

York’s Biggest NYE Party Club Salvation
Club Salvation, George Hudson Street
“Imagine 1000 party people, cocktail bucket in one hand and party poppers in the other, everyone counting down at the top of their voices to the midnight hour as a brand new year approaches”

Cirque De Kuda | New Years Eve 2016
Kuda Bar & Club, 12 Clifford Street
“The circus is coming to town… Circus acts and entertainment, three rooms of music”

NYE // Revolution York
Revolution, Coney Street
“We’ll be seeing this tragic year out with one hectic night to remember, including confetti cannons, bongo players and DJs on both floors”

Vudu Lounge New Year’s Eve White Party
Vudu Lounge, Swinegate
“Join us at Vudu Lounge for our New Years Eve White Party! Dress to impress, all white everything”

Cocktails anyone? This particular drink is served at The Botanist, Stonegate, York

NYE at Flares
Flares, Tanner Row
“This year we have our big new year’s party with your chance to win a cruise for two to Amsterdam”

NYE Tiki Party at Missoula
Missoula, Bridge Street
“Bring your bad hawaiian shirts, leis, cocunuts and grass skirts its gonna be a banger!”

Popworld New Year’s Eve
Popworld, George Hudson Street
“Famous for our atmosphere, party vibes and fun loving DJ’s, do not miss this one”

Hustle vs Lollypop @ Fibbers
Fibbers, Toft Green
“Fibbers – House + Bass: Mojaxx (DJ City); Bier Keller – Cool Pop, Indie Disco + Guilty Pleasures”

Gatsby NYE Party
Slug and Lettuce, Low Ousegate
“Join us this New Year’s Eve and bring in the bells with all the decadence and debauchery of the 1920s!”

New Year’s Eve Party Slug and Lettuce
Slug and Lettuce, Swinegate
“Free entry all night, our resident DJ playing all your favourite tunes and a free glass of Prosecco at midnight!”

New Year’s Eve Party with Sister Madly

Edinburgh Arms
From 9pm
“Join us on New Years Eve with the superb Sister Madly to sing goodbye to 2016 & to dance our way in to celebrating 2017”

Black Tie Dinner at Grays Court
Grays Court, Chapter House Street
From 8pm
“Enjoy a glittering evening at Grays Court, with Laurent Perrier champagne reception, a seven-course tasting menu and live music from York group the Balsamic Jazz Trio”

Party bars

Lots of bars will be holding parties into the wee small hours of 2017. Here are just a few of them (follow the links for more details…)

New Year’s Eve shows

Gatsby’s back, on the streets of York

The Gillygate New Year’s Eve Bash
The Gillygate Shed, Gillygate
From 7pm
“An ‘Off the Wall’ New Year’s Eve celebration including music and entertainment throughout the night from The Arts Barge Collective. Join us for a family friendly atmosphere to see in the New Year”

York Theatre Royal
“We are pulling out all the stops to make sure this will be the hottest ticket in town.”

Grand Opera House
“Aladdin comes with wondrous 3D special effects, a magical Genie, dazzling sets, glamorous costumes, fabulous music and hysterical comedy”

The Great Gatsby
A promenade production: starts at 41 Monkgate Theatre
“The Guild Of Misrule present their immersive production of The Great Gatsby. Be plunged into a world of red hot jazz, bootleg liquor and more than a little scandal”