Celebrate the New Year in Delaware with friends, family or that special someone at one of these exciting New Year's Eve events. Make it a weekend getaway by searching for Delaware hotel options with TripAdvisor ratings and a book now feature to reserve your stay.

New Years Eve DelawareNew Year’s Eve package at Boardwalk Plaza Hotel
Ring in 2016 with a 2 or 3 night stay at the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel. The package includes
 - 2 splits of Champagne
 - 2 logo glasses on arrival
 - a New Year’s Eve Prix Fixe Dinner in Victoria’s with live music,
 - DJ and dancing in the Banquet Hall
 - New Year’s Day brunch
 - late check out at 1:00 p.m.
Rates are based on room type selected; please call early for best selection!

New Year’s Eve Overnight Package at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
December 31, 2015
Celebrate New Year’s at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana with overnight accommodations, breakfast buffet for two, champagne and party favors. For more reservations and info, call 302-454-1500.

Noon Year’s Eve Celebration at the Brandywine Zoo
December 31, 2015
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Celebrate the New Year with the kids at Noon on New Years Eve. The Brandywine Zoo will have games, crafts and a sparkling cider toast as the clock strikes Noon! The program takes place outside so, please dress for the weather. Admission to the Zoo ranges from $5-6.

New Year's Rockin' Noon at The Delaware Children’s Museum
December 31, 2015
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Grab a bag of confetti, craft your own sparkly New Year’s Even noisemaker and countdown to Noon with a rocking’ Delaware Children’s Museum dance party.

New Year’s Eve at Summer House in Rehoboth Beach
December 31, 2015
Dinner: 4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.; DJ & Dancing 9:00 p.m. -1:00 a.m.
Join the celebration at the Summer House for New Year’s Eve. Dinner reservations are available. There will be champagne toast at midnight, free hats and noisemakers and a light show and balloon drop. To take a reservation call 302-227-3895.

New Years Eve at Argilla Brewing
December 31, 2015
Begins at 6:00 p.m.
Come get a bit futuristic as Argilla Brewing celebrates like its 2999! Enjoy great food, drinks and tunes! For more information, call (302) 731-8200.

New Year’s Eve Comedy Package at Hilton/Wilmington Christiana
December 31, 2015
While staying and celebrating at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana, enjoy dinner and live entertainment. The package includes:
 - Piano entertainment and open bar in the Hunt Club Lounge
 - Five course Surf & turf dinner for 2
 - Jessa Reed Comedy Show
 - DJ Entertainment and Dancing
 - Midnight champagne toast and balloon drop
 - Late night snack buffet
 - Full hot breakfast for 2
 - Private access to the concierge level guest room
 - Late check-out at 1:00 p.m.
To reserve a package, call (302) 454-1500.

New Years Eve DelawareNYE Dance Party at Ernest & Scott Taproom
December 31, 2015
Come join the fun! Admission includes:
 - 4-hour open bar
 - complimentary midnight champagne toast
 - 2 hours of heave Hors D’oeuvres
 - 1 hour midnight min dessert bar
 - ballroom prize drop at midnight
 - DJ Phatboy spinning all night long
For more information, call (302) 384-8113.

NYE at Abbotts Grill
December 31, 2015
Ring in the New Year at Abbotts Grill in Milford. They are offering a $65 pre-fixe menu, champagne and cocktail specials. The menu includes lobster bisque, surf & turf, a bacon brownie and much more. Reserve your spot by calling (302) 491-6736.

New Year’s Eve at Dogfish Head Brewery
December 31, 2015
Dogfish Head Brewery will be celebrating 20 years with 20 beers at their New Year’s Eve party. Seating is open downstairs at the brewpub and limited appetizer selections will begin at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy live music as TWEED takes the stage at 10:00 p.m. In search of a place to stay? Stay overnight at the Dogfish Inn.

Starboard New Year's Eve Celebration
December 31, 2015
Begins at 7:00 p.m.
The Starboard welcomes you to celebrate the New Year with fully heated decks, entertainment, a full land and seafood buffet, party favors and champagne. Admission is $35/person.

Hollywood Horror: A New Year's Eve Murder at the Milton
December 31, 2015
Begins at 8:00 p.m.
Come dressed as your favorite 1950's Hollywood star or just as you are. Dinner, entertainment, dancing, and a murder mystery are all going to be served up for New Years Eve at the Milton Theatre. Admission is $65/person.

New Year's Eve Bash at Fire & Ice Lounge (Dover Downs Hotel and Casino)
December 31, 2015
Doors will open at 8:00 p.m. to celebrate the New Year! The ticket includes:
- champagne toast at midnight
- party favors
- drink specials
- performance by Best Kept Secret from 9:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Ticket prices range from $25/person - $300/group. For New Years Eve tickets, please call 800-711-5882.

New Year's Eve at Touch of Italy
December 31, 2015
Begins at 8:30 p.m.
Celebrate the New Year with a savory 4-course meal at Touch of Italy and a cash bar. Admission is $85/person.

New Year’s Eve at Firestone Roasting House on the Riverfront
December 31, 2015
Spend an evening with the stars! The package includes:
- premium open bar 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
- dinner buffet 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
- midnight champagne toast
- access to inside/outside bar
- complimentary valet
- Live bands and DJ Noj
Tickets start at $65/person. Call (302) 658-6626 to reserve your spot.

New Years Eve Keg Drop at Crooked Hammock
December 31, 2015
Begins at 9:00 p.m.
The new Crooked Hammock Brewery is celebrating the New Year with live music, open bar, food stations, dancing and a keg drop. Admission is $95/person.

New Years Dinner Theatre at Harvest Ridge Winery
December 31, 2015
9:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Ring in 2016 with Harvest Ridge Winery with a hilarious interactive dinner show performed by Ovation Diner Theater. Admission prices range from $90 - $175. For more information, call (302) 343-9437.

New Years Eve DelawareNew Years Eve at the Rusty Rudder
December 31, 2015
9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Celebrate New Year’s at the best rockin' party at Rusty Rudder in Dewey Beach. Live entertainment includes Love Seed Mama Jump, DJ Scooter, Gypsy Wisdom and Fish Out of Water. Tickets range from $90 -$100 and includes dinner buffet, open bar, photo booth plus, more. For more information, call 302-227-3888. The Hyatt Place Dewey Beach is offering discount hotel rates for the Rudder New Years Eve guests at $229/room. Guests can reserve a room by calling 888-591-1234 and mentioning the code G-RRNY.

Raise the Ball at New Year's Eve Celebration in Georgetown
December 31, 2015
Begins at 9:00 p.m.
Join the fun at this family-friendly New Year’s Eve event in Georgetown. Enjoy live music, bonfires and delicious food.

New Year's Eve Beach Ball Drop - Bethany Beach
December 31, 2015
10:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Join the celebration at the 1st Annual Beach Ball Drop in Bethany Beach. Festivities begin at 10:30 p.m. on the Bethany Boardwalk (99 Hollywood St.) Enjoy music, a countdown to midnight and complimentary hot cocoa. Begin your 2016 with a view of a sunrise over the Atlantic Ocean with overnight packages from the Bethany Beach Ocean Suites.

New Year’s Eve celebration at World Cafe Live at the Queen
December 31, 2015
Enjoy live music while celebrating New Years in Wilmington. Performances include David Bromberg Quintet or Fuzion Sol Band + Pristine Raeign. Prices ranges from $12 - $57. Reservations are highly recommended.  Call 302-994-1400.

New Year’s Eve Anchor Drop at Lightship Overfalls
December 31, 2015
11:00 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Ring in the new year at the anchor drops at the historic Lightship Overfalls in Lewes! Call 302-644-8050 for more details.

News Year’s Eve Ball Drop at Dewey Beach
December 31, 2015
11:30 p.m.
Move over Times Square! Delaware has its own version of the ball drop. Gather with friends and family on New Orleans Street in Dewey Beach, as we celebrate the New Year. For more information, contact 302-228-3701.

First Day Hike in the Delaware State Parks
January 1, 2016
Begin the New Year on the right foot! Take in the beautiful scenery and local wildlife with a brisk winter walk or hike at a Delaware State Park. Times vary. It is free with paid park admission.

4th Annual Dewey Dunk & New Year’s Bonfire at Dewey Beach
January 1, 2016
11:30 a.m.
Start off the New Year in a bathing suit or bikini. Brave the freezing ocean waters at this year’s Dewey Dunk. Admission is $20 and starts at 12:00 Noon.  For more information, call 302-228-3701.