New Year's Eve Events & Meals
I HEART NYE: Big Top Party
Roll up, roll up! The MAC is hosting a ‘Big Top’ inspired New Year’s Eve party complete with circus performers and a show stopping line-up of entertainment. Enjoy a free drink on arrival, karaoke and live music. Fancy dress is encouraged!
New Year's Eve at Titanic Belfast
From £40 per person
Celebrate this New Year's Eve in style at Titanic Belfast! Enjoy a fabulous cocktail on arrival and a light supper before dancing the night away in front of the stunning Titanic staircase.
Suited & Booted at The Empire
This is the fourth year The Empire has hosted its popular Suited & Booted New Year’s Eve Party. Get dressed up and enjoy the usual an eclectic mix of music including reggae, ska, drum and bass, electronica and hip hop, from live local and international acts.
The Governor’s NYE Ball at Crumlin Road Gaol
From £39.95 per person
Celebrate your New Year’s Eve with fabulous food, fun and laughter at The Governor’s Ball, Crumlin Road Gaol. The unique Victorian Era prison provides a stunning backdrop to your party which will kick off with a drinks reception, followed by a three-course meal and entertainment from live five piece band Conspiracy.
New Year’s Eve Glitter Ball at Cabaret Supper Club
Dress to impress and get ready for an unforgettable night at the Cabaret Supper Club! Their new Year’s Eve Glitter Ball includes a sumptuous three-course meal and prosecco with a variety burlesque show.
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Alibi! Tickets offer access to the cocktail bar, club, garden terrace and beautiful pop up ski lodge. There will be music from resident Latz, Jordan and special guest Sammy Porter will be playing vibrant house, hip hop and R&B, accompanied with a special live one-off performance from the Fire Angels
New Year’s Eve at Ollie’s
Tickets: £15 on the door, £10 in advance
Ring in the New Year in the opulence of Ollie’s Club and get ready to dance the night away! The first 100 guests will enjoy a complimentary Champagne reception (sponsored by Moët & Chandon). There will be live DJs, fire dancers and confetti cannon. Book tickets on the Ollie’s Facebook page.
The Great Room at Merchant Hotel
From £69.50 per person
For an extra special way to celebrate the New Year, dine at the Great Room in the opulent Merchant Hotel. The first sitting (from 6.30pm to 8.30pm) includes three courses and a glass of bubbly, while the second sitting (from 9pm to late) includes five courses and glass of bubbly, with entertainment from the house DJ.
Berts Jazz Bar
From £55 per person
Enjoy a decadent start to the New Year with a sophisticated and delicious four course meal, a glass of bubbly on arrival and fabulous live jazz in Berts Jazz Bar. The early evening sitting features music from a live jazz pianist (6pm to 8.30pm), while the cabaret sitting comes with a full jazz band (from 9pm).
The Cloth Ear
Why not celebrate New Year’s Eve in the relaxed ambiance of The Cloth Ear? Choose from their tempting à la carte menu, which will be served until 9pm. Afterwards, enjoy live music while awaiting the big countdown to the New Year.
Babel Rooftop Bar
From £29.95 per person
Start 2019 as you mean to go on – with cocktails, food and city views! Join Babel on the roof and enjoy a delicious three-course meal for just £29.50 per person, paired with a cocktail from their carefully curated drinks list.
Masquerade Dinner Party at Cutter’s Wharf
Get a feathered and fabulous Venetian style mask, and head to the Masquerade Dinner Party at Cutter’s Wharf! This promises to be a night you’ll never forget, with a delicious two-course meal, glad of bubbly, live entertainment and a piper at midnight.
From £100 per person
Sail into 2019 at this truly special event at Titanic Hotel. Sip on a glass of bubbly on arrival and indulge in a five-course meal in The Wolff Grill, followed by evening entertainment to dance the night away.
New Year’s Eve at Café Parisien
Ring in the New Year in the superb surroundings of Café Parisien. Enjoy a four-course meal and glass of Blanquette De Limoux and say 'bonne année' to 2019!
Taylor & Clay
From £39.50 per person
Toast to the New Year with a glass of prosecco and a delicious four-course meal at Taylor & Clay. After your meal, relax in the Bullitt Bar or take the elevator up to Babel for cocktails and city views with live music and DJs in both venues until late.
New Year's Eve Hotel Offers
Go the full hog with these New Year's Eve hotel offers and packages in Belfast and beyond. From sumptuous meals and glasses of bubbly to pipers and live music to ring in the new year, celebrate the start of 2019 in style.
Europa Hotel Belfast
For a glamourous and memorable night, go to the Black Tie Gala Ball at the Europa Hotel Belfast. An evening of fabulous live music and fine food awaits; starting with a stylish champagne and canapé reception before a sumptuous five-course dinner and dancing to live music from Platinum; all for £100 per person. Stay overnight and enjoy a full Irish breakfast on New Year's morning from an additional £70 per person sharing.
Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with an overnight stay in The Fitzwilliam, a luxurious, AA five-star hotel. Check in from 3pm, indulge in a delicious four-course evening meal in The Restaurant, and then enjoy the countdown to midnight with entertainment in the bar. You’ll be able to take your time in the morning with late breakfast to 1pm on New Year’s Day. All from £299 per room
Wellington Park Hotel
Welcome in 2019 at Wellington Park Hotel, where you can get a four course meal, glass of bubbly and overnight stay from £189 per couple. Live music from Declan Ryan will give you the chance to dance the night away.
Count down to 2019 at Stormont Hotel, with a three-course evening meal and bottle of prosecco. Listen to live entertainment in the cocktail lounge, welcome in the New Year and enjoy a luxurious overnight stay in an executive bedroom with a full Irish breakfast in the morning; all from £190 per person sharing.
Push the Boat Out at Titanic Hotel Belfast
Push the boat out on New Year's Eve and welcome in 2019 at Titanic Hotel Belfast. Enjoy a 5 course meal, entertainment and piper at midnight, overnight accommodation and breakfast from £199 per person sharing.
New Year's Eve at The Bullitt Hotel
Ring in 2019 with an overnight stay at Bullitt Hotel plus dinner for two in Taylor and Clay from £189 per room. Located in the heart of the city centre, with Belfast's lively Cathedral Quarter just a short walk away, Bullitt Hotel is the ideal base for a memorable New Year's Eve in Belfast.
Culloden Hotel & Spa
Looking for a quiet getaway? Book in to the Culloden for a luxurious seven-course tasting menu and overnight stay for £250 per person sharing. You’ll get a cocktail on arrival, and after the meal relax with a drink in the lounge as a piper brings in the New Year. Retire at your leisure and enjoy a delicious breakfast on New Year’s Day.
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