Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Colorado Springs

Got New Year’s Eve plans? Ring in the new year with these dance parties, theme dinners, black-tie galas, all-night options and family fun. Happy New Year!

From the sesquicentennial festivities and grand openings of the new Switchbacks FC stadium, Pikes Peak Summit Complex and the Bridge to the Future, to the return of the cog railway, 2021 has been a big year for Colorado Springs. Thanks to the abundance of New Year’s Eve parties coming up, you can finish out the year with a bang.

Whether you want to spend New Year’s Eve at a black-tie affair, make it a day with the kids or kick back on the couch, there’s a way for everyone to say goodbye to 2021 and hello 2022! Here are a few options.

Music and Dance Parties

Boogie Nights Presents: NYE Disco Party

Step back in time to the ’70s for a groovy New Year’s Eve party featuring disco-era beats from DJ Gabe from the Future. Strap on your boogie shoes, and get ready to get down all night long at Lulu’s Downstairs. Costumes are highly encouraged.

Lulu’s Downstairs
$15
Eventbrite.com

New Year’s Eve Dance Party with Collective Groove

Dance into 2022 to a funk-soul groove at this special New Year’s Event at Stargazers Theatre. Indulge in an hors d’oeuvre buffet, party favors, music and a classic champagne toast at midnight.  Note, tickets for this New Year’s event are only available in limited numbers due to health and safety precautions.

Stargazers Theatre
$65
Stargazerstheatre.com

New Year’s 2022 Block Party

Go clubbing in the heart of downtown as Colorado Springs’ ultimate block party extends to five clubs: the Mansion, Red Martini, Gasoline Alley, Cowboys and Blondie’s on New Year’s Eve. One ticket gives access to all five with a champagne toast.

Downtown Colorado Springs
$15
Csnightclubs.com

Colorado Springs Philharmonic New Year’s Eve

The Colorado Springs Philharmonic’s annual event is one of The Springs’ longest-running New Year’s celebrations, and it’s not to be missed. Come enjoy an evening of jazz classics and romantic Broadway hits with that special someone.

Pikes Peak Center
Starting at $28
Pikespeakcenter.com

Expect the Unexpected! at Boot Barn Hall

Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers is kicking off the night with complimentary welcome drinks, an all-you-can-eat buffet, a dessert bar, and a ritzy Jazz Trio. Later, the night’s headliner, the SofaKillers, take the stage to rock the night into the new year.

Boot Barn Hall
Starting at $100
bootbarnhall.com

Hollywood New Year’s Eve Party

ViewHouse is rolling out the red carpet for its annual New Year’s Eve party. You’ll feel like a celebrity as you enjoy an extravagant dinner and dessert buffet and complimentary midnight champagne toast with a spectacularly decorated venue as your backdrop.

ViewHouse
Starting at $25
viewhouse.com

ViewHouse bartneder pouring drinks into copper mule mugs.
ViewHouse preparing for the New Year’s Eve celebration. Photo by ViewHouse.

Brooklyn’s on Boulder New Year’s Eve Party

Party like it’s the roaring 20’s at Brooklyn’s on Boulder’s Prohibition-inspired New Year’s Eve party. Enjoy your first drink of the night and midnight toast cocktail on the house (with a valid ticket) and get ready for raffles, music, and surprises throughout the night.

Brooklyn’s on Boulder
Starting at $45
@BrooklynsOnBoulder

Gatsby Gala

Take a trip back to the Roaring ’20s and celebrate the new year Gatsby style at Phantom Canyon. The event includes dinner, two free drinks, party favors and plenty of time to dance. Period attire is optional, but what Gatsby style is complete without flappers and fascinators?

Phantom Canyon
$165
theartoffoodtours.com

202Fast2Furious

Race to CO.A.T.I. Uprise for a Fast and Furious-inspired New Year’s Eve party—minus the cars and stunts. Enjoy live music and good vibes all night long.

COATI Uprise
@coatiuprise

Remember When… A Decades Party

Why choose a one-decade theme when you can celebrate them all at The Gold Room’s New Year’s Eve party? Dress in your favorite, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s or other decade costumes for the chance to win big. Plus, DJ Rocky Ross and DJ Prominent will spin songs all night long throughout the venue’s three floors.

The Gold Room
@goldroomlive


All Night Options

Pick Your Party at The Broadmoor

You’ve got options at The Broadmoor. If Big Band is your jam, book your tickets for the traditional, black-tie New Year’s Eve Gala, and dance the night away to the sounds of The Broadmoor Pops Orchestra.

For a more rocking scene, head for live funk, rock and blues by Soul X and DJ Karson at the New Year’s Eve Bash at The Broadmoor. Come at 8 p.m. for a small-plates and tapas-style buffet, or head over at 9:30 p.m. for “After Party” admittance without the buffet.

If you want your own five-star room when the party’s done, book a New Year’s Eve Package, with suites 25% off published rates.

The Broadmoor
Price varies
theboradmoor.com/holidays

champgane flutes on the terrace of the braodmoor at night
Enjoying champagne at The Broadmoor. Photo by The Broadmoor.

Mardi Gras New Year’s Eve Party 2021

Things will get heated with acrobats, fire dancers, showgirls, live music and a Cajun dinner buffet as you celebrate the Mardi Gras way. Immerse yourself in the festive carnival theme, and toast the new year at midnight with a balloon drop. Book your room to stay onsite.

Hotel Elegante
Price varies
hotelelegante.com

Randy’s New Year’s Eve Dance Party

The elegant yet rowdy annual New Year’s Eve celebration from Randy Rodriguez Entertainment features a dinner buffet, accompanying cash bar and prize giveaways. Book your room to stay onsite at The Antlers.

The Antlers, A Wyndham Hotel
Starting at $110
randysinatra.com

Rent Your Own Hotel

Take over the entire new boutique Kinship Landing for the ultimate holiday party. The curated experience comes complete with all-inclusive food and drink offerings, events spaces and a full events team at your service. You make the hotel your own. Takeovers start at $25,000 for up to 100 people—that’s $250 per person for a dream party with all your favorite friends.

Kinship Landing
$25,000
kinshiplanding.com


Elegant Dinners

The New Year’s Eve Gala

Ring in the New Year at Glen Eyrie with an evening of elegance and excitement. This alcohol-free event is packed with fun and festive activities, including live music by the George Sisneros Band, dancing and a grand gala feast. Add a room in The Castle to stay the night.

Glen Eyrie
Starting at $125
gleneyrie.org

New Year's Eve at Glen Eyrie decorated at night with white lights
Glen Eyrie exterior decorated for New Year’s Eve. Photo by Glen Eyrie.

New Year’s Eve Dinner Train

Get on the right track for the New Year with a three-course meal crafted from Colorado-grown ingredients, holiday libations and the beauty of the Royal Gorge at night.

Royal Gorge Route Railroad
Price varies
royalgorgeroute.com


Family Fun

AdAmAn Club Fireworks

It’s a Colorado Springs tradition. Once you see the first sign of the mountaineers on Pikes Peak — the flashing of mirrors at timberline — you’ll know the AdAmAn Club is making their final ascent up Pikes Peak. Grab a seat anywhere in the city with a view of the Peak to see the firework show at 14,115 feet at the stroke of midnight.

Home or wherever you can see Pikes Peak
Free
adaman.org

kissing camels and new year's fireworks over pikes peak
Front-row fireworks view from Garden of the Gods Collection. Photo by Forrest Boutin, courtesy of Garden of the Gods Collection.

Noon Year’s Eve

Celebrate the New Year with the whole family at noon on Dec. 31 when the kids will still have all the energy they need. There will be a balloon drop at noon, plus face painting, scientific experiments and more. All activities support the Pikes Peak Children’s Museum, which opened its first physical location this year.

Colorado Springs Event Center
Starting at $10
pikespeakchildrensmuseum.org

Fort Carson New Year’s Eve Party

Roll into the New Year with cosmic bowling at Fort Carson’s Thunder Alley Bowling Center. Watch the (Times Square) ball drop from your lane and raise a champagne or soda toast to 2020.

Thunder Alley Bowling Center, Fort Carson
$10
carson.armymwr.com


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