From all the hottest parties in downtown Austin to Gatsby and Casino themed celebrations in North Austin - our guide to ringing in 2016 Austin style, has you covered!

Light Up The Night + Stop The Clock at The W Hotel

Of the many events happening at the W hotel on NYE, the second floor of the hotel will host the Light up the Night party, complete with open bar and midnight breakfast food for $150. Or check out the all night dance party at Studio 512. Read up on all the W parties happening on New Year’s Eve HERE.

New Year’s Eve Arial Spectacular at The Austin Music Hall

Celebrate 2016 at Austin’s hottest and sexiest New Year’s Eve show and party! This unforgettable night will include a dizzying eighteen act Aerial Spectacular, ten performer grand finale, midnight countdown, balloon drop, confetti blow & champagne toast, followed by a DJ and dance party until 2 AM! For more info and to buy tickets click HERE.

Mediterranean New Year‘s Eve Party at The Radisson

Dance 'Till You Drop Ring in the Mediterranean New Year‘s Eve Party 2016 in an International atmosphere and crowd. Enjoy a three course Dinner, Midnight Champagne toast, Belly Dancing Show, Bollywood show, Flamenco show, Professional Photographer and more! Check out their Eventbright for more info!

Austin’s New Year 2016 at Auditorium Shores

The Austin’s New Year is an annual celebration that showcases a variety of art, food trucks, and live music on three stages held at Auditorium Shores: South 1st Street and Riverside Drive. This year’s line-up includes Grupo Fantasma, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Carolyn Wonderland and many more! The event will also have aerialists, live painting, glowing creatures, and hands-on activities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! The event begins at 4 pm with a fireworks finale at 10 pm. For more info about musical performing artists and event details:

Rock the Brazos

Enjoy your New Year’s Eve at Brazos Hall with a private show by Rob Thomas, a seated dinner and special performance by The African Children’s Choir. The night will continue with a DJ, dancing, midnight snacks, and champagne toast! More info available at

Bob Schneider’s New Years Eve Party at The Paramount Theatre

Spend the last night of 2015 with perennial favorite, Bob Schneider and ring in the new year listening to some of his classic tracks and songs from his latest album, King Kong Vol. 3. Bob has proven time and time again why he’s one of Austin’s most beloved artists. For more info and tickets click HERE!

Willy Nelson & Friends at ACL LIVE!

Make it a memorable New Year with Willie Nelson & Friends, live at ACL Live on December 29th, 30th or 31st. Enjoy legendary accommodations and premium access to this exclusive concert. For more info and to buy tickets CLICK HERE.

Thievery Corporation at Emo’s

Ring in the new year with Thievery Corporation and opening act Hard Proof at Emo’s! Dance the night away to their electronic world beats! Doors open at 9:00 pm for the ALL AGES show. For more info and tickets:

Casino Night at The Goodnight

It’s an ALL Inclusive NYE Party & Casino Night! Tickets Include: 1 Raffle Ticket for Airfare and A 2 Night Stay In Las Vegas For 2016! There will be Unlimited Bowling and Chips for Casino Table Games! For more info check out their website!

Abel’s North New Years Eve 2016

Abel’s North on West Parmer Lane will be hosting a Great Gatsby themed New Year’s Eve celebration complete with hor 'd oeuvres, live music, balloon drop, and midnight champagne toast for $60, or upgrade for a 4-course dinner, hor 'd oeuvres, music, balloon drop, and midnight champagne toast for $95.00. Get your tickets for this swanky event HERE!

Spazmatics at Cedar Street

Moonwalk into the new year with live music by the SPAZMATICS, three bars, bottle service, private VIP areas and bites provided by Malaga Tapas & Bar, All guests will be set for the countdown at midnight with noise makers, decorative hats and a complimentary champagne toast! More info can be found HERE.

TopGolf Austin’s NYE 2016 Celebration

Join for the event of the year at Topgolf this New Year’s Eve! Reserve your bay from 9:00 PM to 2:00 AM. Topgolf will be heating things up with the hottest tracks of the year with a live DJ and keeping you cool with specialty cocktails to celebrate the New Year! Sound like your cup of tea? Click here for more info!

New Year’s Eve at The Highball

The Highball is ending the year with a laser-lit, confetti-filled, champagne-and flavored dance party extravaganza, all starting at 9 pm. There’ll also be a sweet photo-booth put together by Bells and Whistles from 10 pm until 1 am and delicious Highball snacks and small plates will be available to order until midnight. Check out the event details here:

The Magic Time Machine Party at ABGB Brewing Company

This New Year’s Eve, take a trip to the future at ABGB Brewing Co. All the music will be fresh, funky and feature the fantastically podiarific stylings of Foot Patrol. Foot Patrol will also push the button on the magic time machine and take you back in time to the ’80s of our last century with the biggest hits of Prince, Michael Jackson, The Time, and more. There will be a complimentary Champagne Send-off right at the count down, a night of dancing, music, and more! Get the details HERE!