New Year’s Eve NJ Hotspots


Celebrate the New Year in style on a cruise ship overlooking the gorgeous NYC fireworks display, enjoy passed hors d’oeuvres at the Biosphere pool at Crystal Springs, help break the Guinness Book of World Records at the Playground Pier at Caesar’s in Atlantic City or bring the whole family to enjoy the balloon artist, animated face painter, sausage sampling, and DJ at Pilsner Haus in Hoboken. Whether you attend one of these events or host your own in your living room, we’d love to see how you spend your NYE 2016 so be sure to use #NJMOM! 

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1. NYC New Year’s Eve Cruise
Highlands, New Jersey to the NY Harbor
Celebrate in style this New Year’s Eve aboard a spectacular cruise to see the gorgeous fireworks display at the Statue of Liberty! Tickets include amazing views of the fireworks and the New York City skyline, a premium open bar from 10pm-12am, hors d’oeuvres, buffet dinner, champagne toast, a DJ playing all your favorite tunes, and more.  Make some memories this New Year’s Eve and join us for this very special cruise!
Time: Boarding time is 9:00pm, Depart at 9:30pm (4 hours roundtrip)
Cost: $129/ person

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2. New Year’s Eve Fireworks Dinner Cruise
Weehawken, New Jersey
Enjoy a delicious cuisine, spectacular fireworks view of the NYC fireworks display, entertainment, platinum open bar,and more aboard Spirit Cruises!
Time: Boarding time is 9:00pm, Depart at 10:00 pm (return at 1:00am)
Cost: Starting at $299/ person

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3. New Year’s Gala at Crystal Springs Resort
Hamburg, New Jersey
The countdown is on for 2016, and this year, Crystal Springs is pulling out all the stops! We’ve got the hottest parties around, and they’re selling out fast. Don’t miss out on an outrageous and rockin’ celebration without the overcrowded NYC streets. From an out-of-this-world open bar bash in the Biosphere Pool Complex to exquisite dining and family fun, we’ve got the venue and party to suite your style. Let’s bring in 2016 with a bang! Enjoy passed Hors d’Oeuvres, open bar, a chilled tent connected to the Biosphere with ice bar serving specialty cocktails, DJ Entertainment, Flat screen TVs to watch the ball drop, champagne Toast at Midnight
Time: 9:00pm- 1:00am (21 and over only)
Cost: $110/ person (call 855-977-6473 to reserve your tickets)

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4. Another 90’s New Year
Asbury Park, New Jersey
Dark City Entertainment is bringing you Another 90s NYE on December 31st at The Stone Pony with some of the best local bands covering our favorite 90s acts! This year Lost in Society will be covering the Offspring, The Cold Seas as The Smashing Pumpkins, Accidental Seabirds as Alice in Chains, YJY as Oasis, The Black Clouds as The Pixies and The Matt Wade Band playing a mixture of your favorite ballads as The One Hit One-ers. Doors are at 8pm, all ages.
Location: Stone Pony, Asbury Park
Time: Starts at 8:00pm
Cost: Tickets starting at $17/ person

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5. New Year’s Eve at the Pier
Atlantic City, New Jersey
The biggest NYE Event on the East Coast with 6 Parties under one roof at the Playground Pier at Caesars in Atlantic City. Come pop with us as we attempt Break a Guinness Book of World Records for the most champagne corks popped simultaneously at 12:00 Midnight. This is the best deal in Atlantic City for New Year’s Eve.

  • 5-Hour Premium Open Bar from 9pm till 2am
  • Dueling Pianos Bar with Entertainment By, Paul Marturano & Ed Robertson
  • Karaoke Bar to sing your heart out
  • Live band Philbilly and entertainment
  • 20,000 sq. ft. Nightclub Space with DJ SOJO and guests spinning dance, EDM, hip hop and more
  • A roaring 1920s speakeasy with classic craft beers and craft cocktails
  • VIP Lounge with catered food stations prepared by our acclaimed Chef
  • More bartenders than any other NYE venue in Atlantic City to insure fast service and a world-class experience

Enjoy the ball drop on a 40 ft. LED Screen live from NYC Times Square. Take-in breathtaking views of the Atlantic City skyline while overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Time: 9:00pm
Cost: Tickets starting at $65/ person

6. NYE Gala Party
Princeton, NJ
Includes tickets (General Admission) for 2 for the 10PM comedy show. Dinner for 2 in the Regency Ballroom. New Year’s Eve party favors, a live television feed from Times Square for a midnight countdown, followed by a champagne toast and dancing. Overnight accommodations and complimentary late check out of 2:00pm. Must be 21 or over to attend. All taxes and service charges are included.
Time: 2:00pm
Cost: $399/ couple

7. NYE at The Stress Factory
New Brunswick, NJ
Price includes show tickets and our fabulous all you can eat buffet! 10:30pm show – $109. Price includes show tickets, OPEN BAR, all you can eat buffet, champagne toast at Midnight and dancing after the show!
Time: 7:30pm and 10:30pm shows
Cost: Tickets starting at $59/ person

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8. NYE Masquerade Ball
Edison, New Jersey
Experience the splendor and mystery of a traditional Masquerade Ball with a modern New Year’s twist!  Dance the night away to Top 40 hits craftily spun by our expert DJ. Escape for an evening into a world of fantasy, fun and surprises.  Dine on a decadent selection of sweet and savory offerings. Enjoy five hours of  open bar and a champagne toast for the Midnight Mask Reveal.  Count down to 2016 with your friends and family as you watch a live broadcast of the Ball Drop.  A fabulous evening of adventures and entertainment awaits… Ticket includes 5 hour open bar, live DJ, dinner, champagne toast, entertainment, party favors and live broadcast of the ball.
Time: 9:00pm
Cost: $175/ person
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9. First Night Haddonfield
Haddonfield, New Jersey
First Night Haddonfield is a family-oriented, alcohol-free New Year’s Eve festival featuring stimulating entertainment including magic, music, comedy, dance and theater for audiences of all ages from children and families to teens and seniors.
Time: 5:00pm
Cost: $15/ person (children under 2 are free)
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10. iPlay America NYE 2016
Freehold, New Jersey
Enjoy unlimited rides and attractions, $10 game card, party favors, prizes and giveaways all night long
Time: 7:30pm-1:00am
Cost: Tickets starting at $39.99/ person

11. Pilsner Haus & Biergarten
Hoboken, New Jersey
Enjoy a New Year’s celebration for the whole family including a balloon animal artist, animated face painter, sausage sampling, DJ, party favors, raffles and more!
Time: 4:30pm
Cost: Starting at $10/ person (kid eat free!)

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