Complete Guide to {New Years Eve} Events in JC

New Year's Eve is almost here; do you know what your plans are? If not, don't fret! We've got you covered. Here's a list of all of the different events going on for NYE!

Open Bars

If you're looking to ring in The New Year with a drink (or five) here are all of the spots in JC offering open bars.


Gringos is offering several ways to ring in the new year. They'll be having an open bar from 9pm-1am for $60/person. You can also make a reservation for one of their seatings. Seating 1 is from 6 to 8pm for $30/person and seating 2 is from 9pm to 12am for $75/person and includes an open bar. 12 Coles St.


Join Taphaus at 9pm for 3 hours of premium open bar, passed hors d'oeuvres, DJ spinning all night, party favors, and a midnight champagne toast all for $85. Purchase tickets here. 2 2nd St.

South House

South House is hosting a NYE Casino Night. $165 gets you $350 in chips to play at any table (craps, wheel of fortune, roulette, black jack), premium open bar, buffet, champagne toast, and much more! Buy tickets here. 149 Newark Ave.

Hudson Hall

At Hudson Hall a $125 ticket will include 4-hour premium open bar, passed hors d'oeuvres, champagne toast at midnight, photo booth, and a balloon drop! Get your tickets here. 364 Marin Blvd.

Rooftop at Exchange Place

Head to the Rooftop at Exchange Place for the best views of NYC as well as premium open bar, live DJ all night, champagne toast at midnight and passed hors d'oeuvres. Doors open at 8pm, and tickets start at $120. Get your tickets here. 1 Exchange Pl.

Grove Square

Grove Square is offering an open bar (9pm–12am), DJs playing at The Bistro, Grove Corner Sports Bar, and The Underground for $75. 364 Marin Blvd.

Atelier Ballroom

At Atelier Ballroom, a $125 ticket includes a 4-hour Open Bar 8pm – 12 am, passed hors d'oeuvres, full buffet, midnight toast, midnight snack, and coat check. 3 2nd St.

Harborside Atrium

Head over to Harborside's massive atrium for open bar (premium liquor, cocktails, beer), buffet, champagne toast at midnight, lots of party favors all for $70 per person. The party starts at 8pm! 210 Hudson St.

Iron Monkey

Ring in 2019 at the Iron Monkey! For $45, you'll get access to (heated) rooftop views of the waterfront, and get to watch the ball drop in NYC on their projection screen. That price also includes an open bar with premium liquor and champagne, specialty cocktails, craft draft beer, and party favors. Tickets available here.

Liberty House Restaurant

At Liberty House you'll get a buffet dinner, open bar, live music, and a champagne toast at midnight for $180. Doors open at 9pm, call them to make a reservation. 76 Audrey Zapp Dr.

Pre-Fixe Tastings

If you're interested in a little more sustenance than an all night open bar, look no further. These are all of the restaurants and bars offering a pre-fixe tasting, some even include an open bar!

Oralé Mexican Kitchen

For $99/person Oralé Mexican Kitchen is offering a four-course dinner, DJ, open bar, and a midnight toast. 341 Grove St.

Atlas Public House

$85 will get you a four-course pre fixe dinner, midnight countdown champagne toast, and all night DJ grooves. DJ starts at 9:30pm, call for a reservation. 130 Newark Ave.


Wurstbar will have a pre fixe dinner with a seating at 6:30pm, with a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. 516 Jersey Ave.


Mathews is offering two seatings for NYE. The 6pm seating is $70 for a three-course dinner and the 9pm seating is $100 for a five-course dinner. 351 Grove St.

Liberty Prime Steakhouse

Liberty Prime Steakhouse is offering two seatings of a four course dinner. $75pp for 6:30 seating and $95pp for the 9pm seating. 111 Montgomery St.

Madame Claude Bis

Madame Claude Bis is hosting a $75 pre-fixe meal with live gypsy jazz performed by Manouche Bag. The dinner seatings at 6pm and 9pm. 390 4th St.

Live Entertainment + Drink Specials

Want a completely lit NYE? Look no further than these local spots with live entertainment, food, and drinks.


Porta is having a major NYE bash this year with DJs all night. There will even be late night pizza until 2am! Come for the food, drinks, and music and stay for the photo booth, swag, and exclusive surprises. 135 Newark Ave.


For $50 in advance, BORO 6 will have free hors d'oeuvres, a DJ, and midnight champagne toast. Bottle service, VIP, and group rates are also all available. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets available here. 543 Martin Luther King Dr.

The Hutton

At the Hutton you'll get passed hors d'oeuvres, a live DJ, party favors, one cocktail ticket per guest, and a champagne toast at midnight! If you want to get outside a little, the outdoor patio will be covered with tents and heat lamps. 225 Hutton St.


LITM is offering drink specials, karaoke after midnight, and a DJ starting at 9. dinner reservations recommended but not required. 140 Newark Ave.

The Factory

Come celebrate the new year with bottle and drink specials, hookah, and a show by The Loud Project. 451 Communipaw Ave.

Zeppelin Hall

Zeppelin Hall has free admission on NYE and is giving away free festive hats and noisemakers to bring in the new year. 88 Liberty View Dr.

Written by Janet McIntyre

Janet is a Jersey City newbie but loves all that the city has to offer. She loves anything food related, and, like a true millennial, documents everything she eats and cooks {pics or it didn't happen}! Follow her eatventures at @jamshungry!