It's that time again when the oasis lights up with sparklers and fireworks to celebrate a new beginning. From dinners and '80s themed parties to rooftop gatherings with bubbly and more, you’ll find plenty of ways to celebrate with this list of 2019 New Year’s Eve celebrations in Greater Palm Springs!
Keep in mind: Reservations are required for the restaurants listed here. These are some of the most popular eateries in the desert and there is limited seating wherever you choose. Most celebrations require a purchased admission to attend and prices are noted where available, but all prices are subject to change.
New Year's Eve | Vicky's of Santa Fe
Celebrate with dinner, music, and dancing at Vicky's of Santa Fe. Champagne flows at great values and party favors throughout. Dinner reservations from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., dining rooms only. Regular menu, regular prices, and Chef specials. Music Lounge from 6:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. $25 cover with one drink minimum. Open seating for the best sound in town to ring in the New Year.
New Year's Eve Dinner | Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa
Enjoy live music while celebrating New Year's Eve at Citrus & Palm. Indulge in a special prix fixe dinner for only $65 per adult and $33 for children. If you love wine, for only $115 per person, enjoy wine pairing for each course plus a champagne toast.
New Year's Day Brunch | Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa
Relax and brunch on a special menu only for New Year's Day. Includes an array of breakfast breads, croissants, cheese and jams, chilled and hot selections, hot entrees, and festive desserts. Reservations recommended. Inside and outside seating. Only $35 per person and $17 for children.
New Year's Eve Dinner | Acqua California Bistro
Dine at a desert classic this New Year's Eve with a festive four-course dinner and a New York Times Square New Year's celebration at 9 p.m. This lively dinner is only $49.99 per person.
New Year's Eve Dinner | Bernie’s Lounge and Supper Club
Can't decide on where to dine? Bernie's is offering two seatings, one for the early birds and one for late night swingers. The early seating offers a four-course prix fixe meal and the late seating also includes a soup course and bottomless champagne, so bring a healthy appetite for this dinner. First seating, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm, $72 per person and second seating, 7:30 p.m. -10 p.m., $132 per person.
bluEmber | Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
Ring in 2019 at bluEmber, where you can enjoy Oyster shooters, Maple Leaf Farms Duck Breast, and Braised Short Ribs. Enjoy the dessert buffet before the midnight toast. Join bluEmber from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
New Year's Eve Buffet | Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
Enjoy the last day of 2018 at Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa with a delicious meal in the ballroom. Savor carved meats such as Rosemary-Garlic Prime Rib of Beef, a Seared Sea Bass chef’s creation and an array of delicious baked goods during this New Year’s Eve celebration. Seating available from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and the cost is $69 per adults and $29 for children 5-12 years old.
Pop Vinyl NYE Rockin' 80s | Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage
The Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage event starts at 9 p.m. and features entertainment in the casino, including a DJ playing hits of the '80s from 9 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Snap a photo with friends with roaming '80s lookalikes, party favors, and a live countdown to midnight on television screens throughout the floor starting at 11 p.m. In addition, food and drink specials will be offered throughout the resort’s various restaurants, including at the award-winning fine dining restaurant The Steakhouse, which will be serving dinner from 5 p.m. to midnight.
Mildly Wild New Year’s Eve Party | The Living Desert
Kick off 2019 with a wild event at The Living Desert. Bring the entire family to enjoy a ‘50s themed party featuring dinner, dancing, animal encounters, and more. This family fun event is from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and costs $125 per person.
New Year's Eve Dinner | Lulu California Bistro
Dine on the early side between 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for a special NYE menu at only $49.99 per person.
New Year's Eve at Lulu's | Lulu California Bistro
Make the evening a real celebration by dining from 7:30 p.m. onward and ring in the New Year with a dance party. This seating includes hats, party favors, and a Champagne toast for only $99.99 per person. Plus, enjoy the talented Tony Grandberry and his Big Fun Orchestra!
Adonis Lounge - NYE Palm Springs Show! | Hotel Zoso
Get ready for a night to remember with the steamiest show in Palm Springs. Celebrate New Year's Eve in style with Adonis Lounge with top headliners and guest stars from all over the country. General admission tickets include party favors, free glass of bubbly at midnight, plus, one (1) raffle ticket for your chance to win free lap dances and a one-night stay at Hotel Zoso.
Jazzville New Year's Eve Extravaganza! Feat. Bob Desena Latin Jazz Group | Hotel Zoso
Ring in the New Year with the coolest cats in town! With two NYE dinner shows to choose from, you can expect this hip event to bring down the house. Tickets include live world-class Latin jazz, a delicious three-course plated dinner (choice of chicken, beef or vegetarian), party favors, 2 glasses of bubbly, NYE photo op, and complimentary valet parking.
Rockin’ 80s New Year’s Eve Party | Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs
The Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs event kicks off at 8 p.m. will feature photo opportunities with roaming 80's lookalikes, food trucks and bar gardens with food and beverages available. From 10:30 pm to midnight, Broadway’s Rock of Ages Band will play a concert featuring the greatest rock hits from the glam metal bands and rockers of the ‘80s. A midnight celebration with a multimedia countdown and fireworks spectacular will ring in the West Coast New Year. Purchase in advance for best pricing. Event entry tickets start at just $5 and concert tickets are sold separately.
New Year, New High | Kimpton Rowan Palm Springs Hotel
Get the best view of Greater Palm Springs at the Kimpton Rowan Palm Springs Hotel. Tickets are $50 which includes live entertainment, midnight bubble toast and access to Palm Springs' only Rooftop New Year's Eve Party.
New Year's Eve 2019 | Draughtsman
Head to Downtown Palm Springs for a party at Draughtsman. Your ticket price will include food, an open bar from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. with a midnight toast, and a DJ spinning tunes to set the mood.
Drag Me To 2019 New Year's Eve Disco Gala | The Saguaro
Experience a one of a kind New Year's Eve soirée filled with comedy, Studio54, Top40, disco vibes, dancing, plenty of holiday treats & surprises. Make it a night to remember with friends.
If you're looking for more fun events happening in the oasis, check out our full events calendar in Greater Palm Springs.