Confetti cannons at the ready... There are lots of glitzy New Year’s Eve parties across Belfast and Northern Ireland to celebrate the start of 2020.
I Heart NYE: Roaring 20s
From £17 per person
The roaring 20s are back! So dress up in full flapper attire and get a suited and booted for the MAC’s fabulous New Year’s Eve party. There will be bubbles on arrival, art deco décor and dancing until late with a swinging house band – a party the 1920s would be proud of!
The Governor’s Ball
Crumlin Road Gaol
From £39.95 per person
The unique Victorian Era prison provides a quirky backdrop for a New Year’s Eve party, which will kick off with a magical drinks reception, followed by a three-course meal and entertainment from live five piece band, Conspiracy. They cover everything from the swinging sixties right up to current chart hits and are sure to have you up on your feet dancing the night away. A New Year’s Eve party you won’t want to miss!
Epic 80s New Year's Eve Party Night
Park Inn by Radisson Hotel
From £10 per person
In true A-ha style, take on the new year with epic 80s hits all night long at Park Inn! Q Radio DJ Ibe Sasay will provide you with all the ultimate tunes. Leg warmers, neon headbands and Frankie Says Relax shirts will all be welcome at this 80s extravaganza – there’ll even be prizes for the best 80s attire! End 2019 the right way by dancing your way into 2020.
New Year’s Eve Gala
The Old Inn
From £85 per person
Welcome 2020 in style at The Old Inn’s New Year’s Eve Gala; a glamorous black tie event where you’ll indulge in a delicious five course meal and a glass of bubbly on arrival. The Victor Currie four piece jazz band will provide the entertainment for the evening, before live DJ Derek West brings on the countdown to midnight. Or opt for a three course meal and entertainment at The Old Inn’s Black and White Gala from £65 per person.
Daytime and Family Entertainment
No need to make it a late night. Belfast has plenty of daytime events on New Year’s Eve suitable for the whole family.
From £12 per person
Discover the magic of Neverland in this exciting new musical adapted from the play by JM Barrie. Pirates have arrived on the island and the Neverlanders are trying to keep them away. Can Peter Pan save the day? Fly away with Wendy, John, and Michael, second to the right and straight on till morning, to find out.
The Frozen Princess Pantomime
From £18.50 per person
This New Year’s Eve, experience the Frozen Princess; a story of adventure, friendship and bravery brought to you by the creative team behind other Belfast pantomimes such as Beauty and The Beast and Sleeping Beauty. Expect enchanting characters, original music and breath-taking costumes and set, all in the intimate surroundings of Waterfront Hall.
From £12 per person
Forget what you think about circus and experience world-class acrobats, aerialists and jugglers at the ever-popular Winter Circus! This breath-taking show will be an all human, all skill and all thrill event with a modern soundtrack and comedy characters that can be enjoyed by young and old. Set in Writer’s Square, the circus is an ideal location for a New Year’s Eve family meal in the Cathedral Quarter.
Aladdin the Pantomime
Belvoir Studio Theatre
From £12 per person
Belvoir Players’ annual pantomime extravaganza returns with an adventurous tale of Aladdin. The wicked Abanazar is seeking the magic lamp that contains the all-powerful Genie, so that he can rule the world, and is just steps away from succeeding. Packed with songs, slapstick, silliness and audience participation, it’s the perfect show for New Year’s Eve family fun!
Looking for somewhere comfy to stay after you’ve danced the night away? Check out these hotel offers and stay in Belfast on New Year’s Eve night.
New Year’s Eve Package with The Merchant Hotel
The Merchant Hotel is the perfect place to rest your head after dancing the night away on New Year’s Eve.
New Year’s Eve at Hilton Templepatrick
This year we say goodbye to 2019 and welcome in a new decade, so that calls for a celebration! Make it a moment to remember at Hilton Templepatrick!