Don’t crash yet! The holidays are winding down, but the festive parties are still hopping. There are numerous events in Detroit and metro Detroit to ring in the new year 2024. What are you in the mood for? Plan now if you haven’t already! There are plenty of stylish parties of all sizes, some of which are limited. If dressing up and dancing all night doesn’t sound too enticing, then perhaps a more elegant fine-dining experience among scenic Detroit views sounds more enticing.
Whatever you fancy, Detroit has all the show-stoppers, including iconic restaurants, and some signature live entertainment to accompany your unique plans. Your favorite spots in town will be open extra late. Get the cocktails and champagne ready, there’s so much to see & do!
Detroitisit rounded up an unforgettable list of events in Detroit (and metro Detroit) to celebrate the new year 2024 in style.
THE ANNUAL MOTOR CITY NEW YEAR’S EVE: THE DROP
Date & Time: When: Sunday, December 31st, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
First up on this list of events in Detroit & nearby to celebrate the new year/New Year’s Eve is the spectacular sixth annual Motor City New Year’s Eve: The Drop. The weather is never guaranteed, but the thrill of being out on Woodward Avenue to witness “the D” drop is! Warm up by the fire pits and enjoy a Motor City New Year in the heart of the city with the whole community. Activities begin at 9 p.m. Click HERE for more information. Don’t miss the lineup of artists that will also be performing! Tickets are free.
Location: Campus Martius Park and Cadillac Square, Detroit
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT SYMPOSIA IN GREEKTOWN
Do you have your New Year’s Eve dinner plans yet? Next up on this list of events in Detroit to celebrate the new year is one of the many outstanding restaurants in Detroit that are offering exceptional dinner menus. Open 4pm-midnight, enjoy a special night with a special someone at Symposia restaurant inside the Atheneum. Indulge in an exquisite full dinner menu, featuring culinary delights such as Veal Chop and Butter Fish (Black Cod).
To make the evening even more amazing, they’re offering two specials! The joyful ambiance continues into the night at the A Bar and Lounge with music by the Dynamic Duo. Not to mention, there’s complimentary valet service and shuttle service to any major downtown event. Click HERE to view their website.
Location: 1000 Brush Street, Greektown
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT PAO
Events in Detroit to ring in the new year are silver and gold! Guess who’s throwing their THIRD Golden Gala to celebrate 2024? Spice up your taste buds for some delectable Pan-Asian Cuisine at PAO Detroit! Don’t miss this dazzling evening that will bubble over into a fresh new year with a complimentary champagne toast & live entertainment. The first seating is from 5 pm-7:30 pm with a standard menu. Second Seating is from 9 pm – 11 pm with an exclusive menu. First Floor Tickets are $100 and VIP Mezzanine Tickets are $150. For a culturally rich New Year celebration, click HERE for more information about this event and click HERE to view the restaurant’s website.
Location: PAO Detroit, 114 Adams Ave W, Detroit
PETTY CASH NEW YEAR’S EVE 2024 PRE-FIXE DINING EXPERIENCE
Date & Time: Sun Dec 31, 2023 at 5:00 pm to Mon Jan.1, 2024
This list of events in Detroit to ring in the new year wouldn’t be complete without an extra splurge on fine dining in Detroit. The party will be amplified at Petty Cash for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve celebration! What more could you ask for than being surrounded by the best people and music? Dance the night away as the promising festive event. Reservation purchase includes a four course Pre-Fixe menu. Guests will have a choice of one item per course per ticketed reservation. Expect delicious selections like Crab Cake, Braised Short Rib & Grits, Seafood Risotto, and Peach Cobbler. Gather your group and click HERE to make a reservation. Click HERE to view the Petty Cash website for more information. Seating from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. is $75.
Location: Petty Cash, Livernois, Detroit
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