Best New Year's Eve Activities In New Hampshire

Known for its rich history and stunning natural landscapes, New Hampshire offers an exciting destination for New Year’s Eve regardless of whether you prefer an elegant black tie party or a laid-back celebration for families. The Granite State also features many beautiful venues including waterfront inns, wineries, and historic resorts for a cozy, intimate holiday experience. The following New Year’s Eve activities in New Hampshire are sure to leave lasting memories.

Omni Mount Washington Resort’s New Year's Celebration, Bretton Woods, NH

Have a classic New Year’s Eve experience suitable for the entire family at the Omni Mount Washington Resort. Known for its Renaissance architecture and elegant accommodations, this lovely historical hotel offers an entire evening of festivities for all ages including award-winning cuisine, an assortment of live entertainment, dancing, a “Bling Bar” for kids, fabulous fireworks display, and midnight countdown.

New Year’s Eve Gala at the Newfound Lake Inn, Bridgewater, NH

Celebrate the New Year in a picturesque setting with stunning views overlooking Newfound lake. The Newfound Lake Inn’s New Year’s Eve Gala makes for a night to remember complete with live music, dancing, a cocktail hour, appetizers, and five-course dinner followed by a champagne toast and fireworks at midnight.

Swinging Big Bang New Year’s Eve Party at LaBelle Winery, Derry, NH

Get ready to swing into the New Year at the LaBelle Winery in Derry. Their Swinging Big Bang New Year’s Eve Party is sure to impress with a complimentary glass of wine from the LaBelle winery, three-course plated dinner, live big band music performance, and dancing followed by a night stroll through the outdoor LaBelle lights featuring brilliant displays.

New Year’s Eve Party at Castleton Banquet and Conference Center, Windham, NH

Dress to impress at the Castleton Banquet and Conference Center’s New Year’s Eve Party in Windham. This premier waterfront venue puts on an unforgettable 21-and-over party NYE celebration featuring a three-course meal including dessert, dancing, an open bar, DJ entertainment, 50/50 raffle, and more in a classy atmosphere.

First Night Portsmouth, Portsmouth, NH

Bring the whole family together this New Year’s Eve at First Night Portsmouth, a longstanding annual tradition where the entire community unites in anticipation of the New Year. This alcohol-free, family-friendly event features games, ice sculptures, musical performances, fireworks, and other fun activities to enjoy.

Resolution Sober New Year’s Eve Party at REMIX Coffee Bar & Social Club, Claremont, NH

For an alcohol-free New Year’s Eve party that doesn’t compromise on fun, head to the REMIX Coffee Bar & Social Club, a non-profit establishment in downtown Claremont serving as an alternative to the typical club/bar atmosphere. Sip on warm, non-alcoholic beverages from the coffee bar while enjoying catered hors d'oeuvres and appetizers as people share their experiences with overcoming addiction. This annual celebration also provides giveaways and games with prizes to win.

Saddle Up Saloon’s New Year’s Eve Party, Kingston, NH

Experience delicious food, live music, and prime entertainment in a modern rustic saloon setting at Saddle Up Saloon in Kingston. This western-themed bar hosts a special New Year’s Eve party that includes a delightful dinner followed by the ultimate cover band experience, a midnight champagne toast, and finally a pizza buffet.

New Year’s Eve Tie Cocktail Party at Luna Bistro, Salem, NH

If you’re seeking a black tie event this New Year’s Eve, look no further than the New Year’s Eve Tie Cocktail Party at Luna Bistro in Salem. Don your most proper attire for this formal event offering passed hors d'oeuvres, live music featuring Sinatra/Rat Pack tunes, a gourmet dessert buffet, cash bar, and midnight champagne toast.

Harsh Promadillo New Year’s Eve Party at 3S Artspace, Portsmouth, NH

Let loose this New Year’s Eve at the Harsh Promadillo New Year’s Eve Party, hosted at 3S Artspace in Portsmouth. This prom-themed event offers a night of believable fun as attendees revive their high school years complete with the crowning of a prom king and queen! There’s also premier entertainment featuring original music combining hip-hop, modern jazz, and funk to keep you dancing all night.

Children’s Museum New Year’s Eve Party, Dover, NH

Kids can also enjoy New Year’s Eve before their bedtime at the Children’s Museum New Year’s Party in Dover! This long-time favorite event features a glitter ball and two “countdowns to midnight” in both the morning and the afternoon. Kids can feel like grown-ups with noisemakers, homemade NYE party hats, and a photo booth.

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