NEW YEARS IDEAS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS 2019
NEW YEARS IN DENVER IS LIKE NONE OTHER. TWO ROUNDS OF FIREWORKS, AMAZING MENUS ALL OVER TOWN, AND DANCING AT EVERY CORNER. NOT SURE WHERE TO BEGIN? CHECK OUT OUR TOP PICKS:
The party of the season is happening here in the form of a roaring 20's rager. Tickets are $99/person and includes:
Dancing and DJ
Buffet featuring tasting room favorites
(3) drink tickets for select wine, beer & spirits
Complimentary midnight champagne toast
NYE party favors
The culinary geniuses at Uchi have created a spectacular 10 course omakase experience. Cost per couple is $170. Check out their amazing menu:
oyster :: smoked trout roe & yuzu crème fraiche
ora king salmon :: english cucumber, nasturtium, satsuma
cauliflower chowanmushi :: lemongrass, salted radish, chicken crisps
nigiri :: kurodai + kinmedai
twice baked sunchoke :: celery, charred onion, chinese mustard- saffron emulsion
foie gras & kohlrabi dumplings :: black truffle & ice wine (this course is optional, + $15)
butternut squash :: black butter, coriander, swiss chard
nigiri :: king crab & ike hotate
john dory :: apple, matsutake, calvados-lobster jus
lemon & tamarind stuffed chicken :: melted negi, red miso, sweet potato
soy glazed wagyu beef :: avocado, salsify, thai basil
black forest okashi :: chocolate, stone fruit & mushroom
For the couple looking for something a bit more low-key. Board Game Republic will be open until 1 am and for a $10 cover you'll get to enjoy:
Passed hors d'oeuvres, 6:30-7:30
Hourly game giveaway
Party hats and noise makers
For the non dancers but pro partiers, this one is for you. With two seatings they capitalize on the two separate fireworks displays that you'll enjoy front row seats to. For $100 per person you'll get to enjoy seats to Naughty Pierre and The Clocktower Clockettes and the best burlesque show in the state. A champagne toast to ring in the new year also included.
An Introvert's Dream New Years Eve can be found here. Wear your cozy socks and grab your fave books. Your $30 ticket includes:
Midnight countdown with champagne toast and dessert
20% off coupon for purchases
Board the train and experience the Royal Gorge Railroad Loop. This special experience includes a prix fixe 3 course gourmet dinner with wine to sip between. Head to the open air cart to take in the views of the beautiful Colorado Sky. The ride is three hours long and ticket prices start at $124 per person.
Family friendly, free, and non alcoholic. FoCo is rolling out the stops to make their town THE spot for a very family NYE. Old Towne will be hosting over 30 performances at seven locations that spans from international dance, magic shows, live theater, and more. Even a kids countdown at 5:30 pm - plenty of time before bed.
Your $20 ticket gets you access to The Art Hotel's biggest bash of the year. Included are hors d'oeuvres, a dj, and champagne for a midnight toast. Hop on OpenTable and get yourself a seat for a prix fixe menu from 5 pm - 8 pm.
There are two shows. The first at 6:30 is $65 per person and includes access to the show and a two course dinner. The 9 pm show is $100 per dinner and includes the live show, a 3 course dinner, and a New Years Champagne toast.
Doors open and 8 pm and the cover is $40 pp. Included at this huge celebration are front row seats to Lodo's largest fireworks display shot from their rooftop! Your ticket also includes a shot of fireball, a champagne toast and party favors.
NOT IN COLORADO BUT STILL AMAZING
This $3,000 5 day, 6 night package includes a room just a stones throw from the South Rim, three days in the park filled with hiking and exploring. New Year’s Eve you'll enjoy a celebration at historic El Tovar Hotel, which overlooks the canyon. And finally, you'll end with a couple of days in the red-rock wonderland of Sedona. Your guides will help you explore and absorb the beautiful surroundings with hiking, a jeep tour, and a spectacular night of stargazing.
If you're headed West make a stop in Salt Lake for their Midnight 5K. At the stroke of midnight, as the sky fills with fireworks, crowds gather to watch the runners take off for a four mile run through the city.
This women only event will run you $4,500 per person has you ringing in the new year at the very top. This package includes a 7 day guided hike up Mt. Kilimanjaro, 2 nights at a lodge, all meals, amazing guides, all park permits and 2 days of Safari after the hike with lodging.
For just $2,675 per person you get an 8 day, 300 miles worth of bicycling in Thailand. They take you to a once small town fishing village turned 5 star resort where all meals are included, you get one on one time with a top biking pro, and even a vehicle escort for any of your 6-8 hours days spent exploring.