10+ New Year’s Eve parties in Birmingham including a speakeasy at Dread River

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Ring in the new year with fireworks. Photo via Topgolf on Facebook

The countdown is on to 2020. Where will you be when the clock strikes midnight? Consider these New Year’s Eve celebrations taking place in Birmingham.

Fox-Trot and Shimmy 1920’s Style

It’s been 100 years, but the 20s are back again as 2020 roars in. For those of you seeking all the best ’20s-inspired parties, here’s where to find them:

Roar into the ’20s at The Wine Loft

Photo via Wine Loft Birmingham, Facebook

Count down to the new year at The Wine Loft with a roaring ’20s theme. There will be:

  • Heavy hors d’oeuvres
  • An open bar with wine, beer and liquor
  • All-night entertainment from JAMM Entertainment Services

Where: The Wine Loft. 2200 1st Ave N., Birmingham, AL 35203
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time:
9PM-1AM
Price:
$100
Tickets

Diving into the ’20s This New Year’s Eve at The Marble Ring

Photo via The Marble Ring, Facebook

Touch up that lipstick and grab your fedoras, it’s time to dive into the ’20s at The Marble Ring with:

  • Drinks
  • Live DJ
  • Champagne toast at midnight
  • And more!

Max capacity is 100 people, so squeeze into the fun while you can!

Where: The Marble Ring. 430 41st St. S., Birmingham, AL 35222
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 8PM-1AM
Price: $10 at door

Gatsby New Year’s Eve at DanielDay Gallery

Photo via Margeaux and The Cat’s Meow, Facebook

Slip on those party hats and dance into the new year at DanielDay Gallery’s Gatsby New Year’s Eve celebration. 

Enjoy music by The Sassy Brown Band and Margeaux and the Cat’s Meow.

There will also be a delicious spread of hors d’oeuvres.

Where: DanielDay Gallery. 3025 6th Ave S., Birmingham, AL 35233
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 8:30PM-Midnight
Price: $20

Roaring ’20s New Year’s Eve Party at Iron City

Parties at Iron City are always a blast. Photo via Iron City

The roaring ’20s are back, and Iron City is gearing up for one of the biggest New Year’s Eve parties in Birmingham. 

So slip into those flapper dresses, snap those suspenders and prepare to party 1920s style. But don’t worry, prohibition will not be enforced! So expect plenty of alcohol like domestic and imported beers, wine, champagne and liquor. There will also be heavy hors d’oeuvres and party favors for all.

It wouldn’t be an Iron City party without some tunes. One of Birmingham’s top cover bands—The Schmohawks—will be there playing music all night long.

Learn more.

Where: Iron City. 513 22nd St. S., Birmingham, AL 35233
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 9PM-1AM
Price: $75-$125
GA Basic General Admission – $90
GA Premium General Admission – $125
GA Dry General Admission – $75
Age: 21+
Tickets

New Year’s Eve Speakeasy at Dread River Distilling Company

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Dread River Distilling Co. Photo via Mollie Master

Want more than noise blowers and champagne this New Years Eve? Dread River Distilling Company is throwing one of the biggest parties of the year with a speakeasy. 

Will there be hidden rooms, bootlegged booze and roaring tunes? Rumors point to yes!

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Photo via Dread River Distilling Co., Facebook

All guests will receive exclusive access to the celebration, but stay on your toes, party-goers. Hang around the right people throughout the night and listen for the whispered passwords that will grant you access to hidden hooch lounges offering the strongest smuggled libations.

Flapper/Jazzy ’20s cocktail attire is encouraged but not required.

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Cheers to hooch! Photo via Dread River Distilling Co., Facebook

Here’s the ticket breakdown:

General Admission Tickets—$75

  • 2 drink tickets (a drink of choice and a midnight toast)
  • Complimentary valet
  • Coat check

VIP Tickets—$225

  • Access to private VIP Lounge Room, exclusive premium cocktail menu and private open bar including a special midnight toast.
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvres
  • Complimentary valet
  • Coat check

Where: Dread River Distilling Co. 2400 7th Ave S., Birmingham, AL 35233
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 8PM-2AM
Price: GA – $75, VIP – $225
Tickets

Roaring ’20s New Years Eve Party at Brennan’s Irish Pub

Photo via Brennan’s Irish Pub, Facebook

Ring in the 20s…again!…this New Year’s Eve at Brennan’s Irish Pub. They’ll be celebrating with a roaring ’20s party featuring all sorts of fun, including:

  • A photo booth
  • Live music from Murder of Jane Crow
  • A balloon drop
  • A midnight toast with Tullamore Dew

Where: Brennan’s Irish Pub. 1108 20th St. S., Birmingham, AL 35205
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time:
8PM
Price:
$10 at door

Jump Into the 80s

Love the ’80s? Then jump into your favorite decade this New Year’s Eve.

New Year’s Eve Ball at WorkPlay

Photo via WorkPlay, Facebook

Oh, the countless hours I spent watching MTV. No regrets. That time was totally well spent!

Bring in the New Year with awesome live music from one of the most memorable decades—the ’80s—during the New Year’s Eve Ball at WorkPlay.

It pays to dress up, too, because WorkPlay will be having a costume contest. And trust me, you’ll want to win! The lucky winner receives $100 and tickets to an upcoming WorkPlay show!

A select number of tickets will include:

  • Light hors d’oeuvres
  • Drink specials
  • Party favors
  • Champagne toast at midnight

Where: WorkPlay. 500 23rd St. S., Birmingham, AL 35233
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 8PM-2AM
Age: 21+
Price: $40 ($50 day of event)
Tickets

Party Like it’s the 90s

New Year’s Eve Party at The Woolworth

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Photo via The Woolworth on Facebook

Miss the 90s? Then head to The Woolworth this New Year’s Eve. They’ll make you wanna “jump… jump” with a ’90s music and more.

Raffles will take place every hour throughout the night. Be sure to enter!

Where: The Woolworth. 1006 20th St. S., Birmingham, AL 35205
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 7PM-1AM
Price: $15 ahead, $25 at door
Age: 21+
Tickets

Glow Sticks and Fireworks

Glow All Out New Years Eve 2020 at Topgolf Birmingham

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Cheers to the new year! Photo via Topgolf on Facebook

Want to be part of one of the Magic City’s biggest, baddest New Year’s Eve parties? Consider swinging in 2020 at Topgolf Birmingham.

There will be:

  • Topgolf game play
  • Live music from DJ Mike Lira
  • Party favors
  • Food and drinks

Best of all, you’ll have a front-row seat for Topgolf Birmingham’s midnight fireworks show!

Learn more.

Where: Topgolf Birmingham. 1111 24th St. N., Birmingham, AL 35234
When:
Tuesday, December 31
Time: 9PM-1AM
Price:
$240-$420
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Looking for something a tad more tame?

For those of you wanting some New Year’s Eve entertainment without the late-night party and follow-up hangover, consider these events:

Cheers! The New Years Eve Concert

Photo via Alabama Symphony Orchestra, Facebook

Christopher Confessore conducts the Alabama Symphony Orchestra on December 31 in Cheers! The New Year’s Eve Concert.

Expect: waltzes, polkas and marches by Johann Straus II, plus dance-inspired music from around the world.

Where: UAB’s Alys Stephens Center. 1200 10th Ave S., Birmingham, AL 35294
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 6-8PM
Price: $39+
Tickets

Family NYE 2020

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Photo via Dave & Busters, Facebook

Have kids? Then those all-night party days may be over. I’m right there with you! So check this out.

Dave & Busters will be hosting a Family NYE 2020—and you won’t want to miss out. There will be loads of excitement for all ages, including:

  • Unlimited video game play
  • Unlimited soft drinks
  • Dessert
  • Appetizer buffet with family favorites
  • Video ball drop
  • $25 power card per guest

Where: Dave & Busters. 2700 Galleria Circle, Birmingham, AL 35244
When: Tuesday, December 31
Time: 8PM-Midnight
Price: $50
Tickets

The Uptown Street Fest and Pep Rally

Uptown Birmingham is the site of the Uptown Street Fest and Pep Rally. Photo via Facebook

Start out 2020 with a bang at the Uptown Street Fest and Pep Rally on January 1. Cheer on your favorite team competing in the Birmingham Bowl, listen to live music, enjoy tasty food and drinks and let your kiddos play all day.

Where: 2221 Richard Arrington Junior Boulevard North, Birmingham, AL 35203
When: Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Time: 1-6PM
Price: FREE

How will you be celebrating 2020? Let us know, Birmingham!

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