9 events to celebrate the new year this weekend—Dec. 30-Jan. 1

Redmont Hotel
What are your plans for New Year’s Eve? (Redmont Hotel / Facebook)

Can you believe 2023 starts this weekend? Let’s give it up for all the amazing memories we made in 2022 and for what’s to come. Read on to find out how to start the new year right in The Magic City, December 30-January 1.

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9 weekend events in The Magic City

Birmingham Museum of Art, people dancing
Dance in the New Year at the Birmingham Museum of Art. (BMA)

1. New Year’s Eve at Bar la Fête

  • Why go: Have the best meal of 2022 on New Year’s Eve with a 5-course seated dinner + optional drink pairings at Bar la Fête.
  • When: Saturday, December 31 | 5:30PM
  • Where: Bar la Fête, 2212 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Cost: $125 for a 5-course meal (Additional $50 for wine pairings)
  • Buy tickets

2. Alabama Symphony Orchestra New Year’s Eve: A Viennese Celebration

  • Why go: Toast the end of the year with a nod to the Vienna Philharmonic’s New Year’s Day performances + a glass of champagne. 
  • When: Saturday, December 31 | 6PM
  • Where: Jemison Concert Hall, 1200 10th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294
  • Cost: Varies by seat
  • Buy tickets

3. New Year’s Eve Punk Rock Art Show

  • Why go: Rock out on New Year’s Eve with your crew + sip on tasty craft beer at True Story Brewing Company.
  • When: Saturday, December 31 | 6PM
  • Where: True Story Brewing Company, 5510 Crestwood Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35212
  • Cost: $13

4. La Calle 205 New Year’s Eve Black & Gold Masquerade Party

5. New Year’s Eve at the Birmingham Museum of Art

6. Magic Night in The Magic City

  • Why go: Start 2023 with music from DJ Camel Crush, a midnight balloon drop + champagne toast, yummy bites, ticket giveaways, magicians + tarot readers.
  • When: Saturday, December 31 | 8PM-1PM
  • Where: Iron City, 513 22nd St S, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Cost: $45-145
  • Buy tickets

7. Latinos Con Onda: Cheers to the New Year NYE Party

  • Why go: Groove out to tech house and Latin hits as you celebrate the beginning of 2023 with your best pals.
  • When: Saturday, December 31 | 9PM
  • Where: Saturn, 200 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • Cost: $25 + $6.29 service fee
  • Buy tickets

8. New Year’s Eve at the Redmont

  • Why go: Kick off the new year in roaring 20’s style at the beautiful, historic Redmont Hotel with a live band, DJ, delicious bites, drinks, a photo booth + more fun.
  • When: Saturday, December 31 | 9PM
  • Where: The Redmont Hotel, 2101 5th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Cost: (General Admission) $100 | (New Year’s Eve Party Package) $395
  • Buy tickets

9. Birmingham Squadron vs G League Ignite

Looking Ahead

Alabama Symphony Orchestra
If you haven’t been to an Alabama Symphony Orchestra concert, put it on your calendar for 2023. (Alabama Symphony Orchestra)

Curious about what’s happening in 2023? Check out these amazing January events happening around Birmingham. 

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Selah Vetter
Selah Vetter
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