• 15-DEC-2017

Las Vegas Raises a Glass to 2018 with Glamorous New Year's Eve Events

LAS VEGAS – Saying hello to another year, Las Vegas visitors will welcome 2018 with exciting New Year’s Eve events, Sunday, Dec. 31. The Strip will ring in the new year with astounding entertainment, mouthwatering culinary offerings, pyrotechnic displays and much more.

America’s Party

Visitors will be dazzled when the clock strikes midnight as fireworks paint the Las Vegas sky in a spectacular show of vibrant colors. Creating a breathtaking backdrop for revelers, the pyrotechnic display is coordinated from seven locations along the iconic Strip as well as from the Fremont Street Experience in Downtown Las Vegas. 

Raise a Glass with the Stars

  • Maroon 5 will also bring their “Moves Like Jagger” back to Mandalay Bay Events Center for the seventh consecutive year, Dec. 30-31

Leave it all on the Dance Floor

  • GRAMMY Award-winning DJ duo The Chainsmokers will kick off the 2018 countdown at XS Nightclub at Encore Las Vegas with hits like “Paris” and “Closer”

  • Partygoers can also join the electronic dance music sensation Calvin Harris at Omnia Nightclub inside Caesars Palace on New Year’s Eve for an unforgettable celebration as he spins his greatest hits

Elevated Celebrations

  • Sundance Helicopters will take guests to new heights with exceptional offerings both on and off the Strip. Revelers who select the Fireworks Spectacular Tour will be picked up from their hotel by stretch limousine before taking flight over Las Vegas Boulevard, where they will enjoy unparalleled views of the celebration throughout the valley. The New Year’s Eve Picnic Tour is perfect for the outdoor-loving visitor, with a helicopter flight over Red Rock Canyon before a champagne picnic at a private scenic overlook.

  • Stratosphere Las Vegas offers partygoers a unique club-style atmosphere at the “Skyline Spectacular Party” on the level 108 Indoor Observation Deck. Guests can dance the night away to the sounds of DJ KITTIE and DJ SOXXI, while enjoying the unlimited three-hour, premium open bar. Specialty drinks, martini luges and a champagne toast at midnight will also be offered during the dazzling celebration.

  • The High Roller at The LINQ, the world’s tallest observation wheel, will offers some of the the best views of Las Vegas, as well as the ALL IN package, which includes a pre-party with an in-cabin open bar, appetizers, DJ, and midnight celebration.

  • The Ice Rink at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas will host a fabulous New Year’s Eve party for guests to skate into 2018. Surrounded by breathtaking views overlooking the Strip, this outdoor soiree includes an open bar with seasonal libations and a live DJ to magnify the magic of a new year.

Indulge in World-Class Cuisine

  • Pierre Gagnaire's French-American fine-dining destination, Twist at Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas will offer specialty New Year’s Eve menus for culinary enthusiasts. The four-course dinner with optional wine pairing, including dishes such as his delectable juniper berry roasted venison and Fricassee of Maine lobster before guest cleanse their palettes with a celebratory glass of crisp champagne.

  • The beloved holiday dim-sum brunch returns to Wing Lei at Wynn Las Vegas, offering dozens of traditional Asian delicacies such as Mu Shu pork and Sichuan chili prawns. Guests can enjoy a selection of dishes served tableside, or select a wide array of options from extravagant buffets and carving stations throughout the Chinese restaurant.

  • Highlighting an unmatched view of famed Las Vegas Boulevard, Rivea at Delano Las Vegas offers a prix-fixe four-course New Year’s Eve menu concocted by internationally-celebrated Chef Alain Ducasse. Guests will immerse themselves in the carefree and vibrant nature of the south of France, featuring European-inspired plates such as citrus-marinated sea bass and artisanal linguine and clams.

To raise a glass in Las Vegas this New Year’s Eve, visit www.VisitLasVegas.com.


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