Making plans for New Year’s Eve? LA is ringing in the New Year with dazzling celebrations – from elegant chef-driven dinners, to stylish entertainment and epic events, many not far from Circa. Experience the excitement and glamour of the Roaring Twenties at The Biltmore’s LA Noir NYE, or spend New Year’s Eve with the Grammy-winning Roots crew at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Then count down to 2023 at Grand Park’s NYELA and thrill to the park’s signature 3D light show projected onto LA City Hall. Pop the cork, grab your noise makers, and get ready for Auld Lang Syne!
NYE Dinner at Redbird 114 E Second St. Los Angeles, CA 90012
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with dinner at Redbird in Downtown Los Angeles. Chef Neal Fraser and his team will be serving a three-course prix fixe dinner with optional wine pairing by Wine Director Matt Fosket. Menu options include Iced Oysters, Abalone Chawanmushi, Wild Mushroom Bolognese, Maine Lobster, Rack of Lamb, and Beef Tenderloin. Cap off your meal with a choice of Milk Chocolate Custard or Cheddar Cheesecake.
NYE at Caldo Verde Proper Hotel DTLA 1100 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90015
Celebrate the New Year with a luxurious multi-course prix fixe menu in the design-driven Caldo Verde. The evening will feature seasonal dishes, boutique wines and festive cocktails. Highlights of the second seating menu include Blinis & Caviar and Gougères to begin, Blood Oranges & Flora Bella Arugula, Diver Scallops, Duck Breast, Westholme Wagyu Sirloin, and Champagne Parfait. Live jazz and a midnight toast will top off a memorable evening.
Le Petit Paris 418 S Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90015
Le Petit Paris is offering two seatings on New Year’s Eve, priced at $95 and $199 per person, respectively. Courses include Lobster Bisque, choice of Branzino Matelote or Filet Mignon, and Millefeuille or Chocolate Chou for dessert. The second seating (8:30pm – 10:30pm) includes a live singer, DJ, dance party, countdown, balloon drop and party favors.
Otium 222 S Hope St. Los Angeles 90012
This New Year’s Eve, Chef Timothy Hollingsworth is serving a multi-course Black & White Truffle Dinner at Otium, the sleek and modern space adjacent to The Broad museum. NYE menu highlights include Butter Poached Maine Lobster, Black Truffle Pain Perdu with Bacon Jam & Creamed Spinach Puree, and Russet Potato Gnocchi with Veal Tongue & White Truffle. Vegan and gluten-free menus are available. Pricing is $275 per guest for the 4pm to 8:30pm seating, and $300 for the 9:30-10:30pm seating, which includes a champagne toast.
Grand Park’s NYELA Countdown to 2023 200 N Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grand Park’s NYELA returns with Grammy®-nominated Cuban Funk artist Cimafunk and renowned DJ Marques Wyatt topping off the highly-anticipated New Year’s Eve celebration! Powered by The Music Center’s Grand Park team, the West Coast’s largest free New Year’s Eve event will also continue Grand Park’s historic 10th anniversary celebrations when the park’s signature 3D countdown light show projected onto L.A.’s iconic City Hall leads revelers into 2023. Attendees are welcome to enjoy a light bite and dessert for purchase from L.A.’s favorite gourmet food trucks. Alcohol is not permitted and will not be sold at Grand Park.
NYE at Walt Disney Concert Hall 111 S Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
Spend New Year’s Eve with the legendary Roots crew. The Grammy-winning Philadelphia hip-hop group, and house band for The Tonight Show, rings in 2023 with a pair of shows at Walt Disney Concert Hall, bringing their much-heralded, much-loved live show to downtown Los Angeles. Say goodbye to 2022 and welcome the New Year in style.
LA Noir NYE at The Biltmore 506 S Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90071
LA Noir NYE 2023 is a lavish speakeasy event in the legendary icon, The Biltmore Hotel. This beautiful hotel will begin its centennial celebrations with a whirlwind of live music, dancing, entertainment with over 40 performers, photo ops, and more. Stylized cocktails and plenty of champagne will flow from specialty bars as you celebrate in style. Don your dapper outfit, and embrace your fringe, pearls and feathers. Period inspired attire or black tie is encouraged, imagination is celebrated.
Prohibition at Union Station 800 N Alameda St. Los Angeles, CA 90012
For its 9th year, Prohibition NYE will return to the iconic Union Station to bring back the excitement and glamour of the Roaring Twenties. Experience theatrical burlesque, live jazz ensembles, a headlining DJ set by renowned DJ duo Neil Frances, and a premium open bar featuring champagne and specialty cocktails. Don’t miss Prohibition NYE’s signature 60 foot, midnight ball-drop celebration!
Dita Von Teese NYE Gala Show The Orpheum Theatre 842 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90014
Spend a sparkly New Year’s Eve at the Orpheum as contemporary pin-up icon Dita Von Teese hosts this year-end burlesque showcase. Dubbed the Glamonatrix Gala, this local New Year’s Eve tradition puts a present-day spin on the 1940s variety show, with a mix of comedy, music and dance.
EVE at Universal Studios Hollywood 100 Universal City Plaza Universal City, CA 91608
Be part of LA’s biggest New Year’s Eve celebration at Universal Studios Hollywood’s EVE event on Dec. 31, where you can party until 2AM. Fill your day with heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions, and then keep the thrills going into the night. Have fun and celebrate with multiple party areas featuring music, dancing, photo ops, drinks available for purchase and a midnight countdown celebration with fireworks.
Photo #1: Grand Park
Photo #2: Redbird
Photo #3: Caldo Verde
Photo #4: Le Petit Paris
Photo #5: Otium
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Photo #7: LA Phil
Photo #8: The Biltmore
Photo #9: Prohibition at Union Station
Photo #10: Timeout Los Angeles / Courtesy Albert Sanchez
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