Can you believe that in just a few weeks we’ll be ringing in a whole new decade? We’re super excited to welcome in the 20s, and to make sure that we do it up in style, we’ve scouted out the best New Year’s Eve parties going on around Singapore where you can get dressed in your finest and celebrate the year to come with incredible bites, free-flowing bevvies, out-of-this-world music, fabulous fireworks displays, and more. Expect nothing less than all-out glitz and glam as you countdown to 2020!
1. CÉ LA VI
CÉ LA VI is one of Singapore’s most iconic rooftop bars, which makes it the perfect spot to catch the fireworks and party your way into 2020. The theme this year is Vegas Nights, so come dressed in your swankiest attire and prepare to glam it out until the early hours of the morning. Insiders tip: to make sure you get stellar views of the fireworks, table bookings are highly recommended. Also, it doesn’t hurt to show up a bit early to ensure you snag a good spot.
Club Lounge: 8pm onwards, $138 including a glass of champagne. Sky Bar: 12pm – 6pm, $38 including a premium pour, 6pm – 1am, $98 including a glass of champagne
CÉ LA VI, 1 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands, SkyPark #57-01, Singapore 018971. p. +65 6508 2188. Open Mon – Wed 12pm – 3am, Thurs 12pm – 5am, Fri 12pm – 4am, Sat 12pm – 3am, Sun 12pm – 5am
2. 1927 at SO Singapore Sofitel
It’s going to be a glittery affair at 1927’s Gold Countdown Party, held next to the infinity pool on the rooftop of SO Singapore Sofitel. The party kicks off at 6pm with welcome drinks and will continue through to 2020 with free-flow drinks, killer beats by DJs Hans & Diamondback, and an epic countdown at midnight with Taittinger champagne. Each guest will also get a party pack with fun goodies and the chance to win awesome prizes with lucky draws every hour.
NYE Countdown Party: $180++ per person.
1927, 35 Robinson Road, SO Singapore Sofitel rooftop, Singapore 068876. p. +65 6701 6800. Open Mon – Fri 5pm – 2am, Sat – Sun & PH 2pm – 2am
For fab views of the fireworks in a fun and funky setting, make your way to the rooftop bar at Kinki where you can party it up with live music, glasses of bubbly, bottles of premium spirits and tasty sharing platters of ebi fry, chicken wings, and fries. You can also opt for the exclusive NYE set dinner with your choice of five courses at 6pm or 6 courses at 9pm. And if you really want to make a full day of it, they also have a NYE bottomless brunch going down from 12pm – 3pm.
Bottomless Brunch: 12pm – 3pm, $58 per person. NYE Set Dinner: 5-course at 6pm, $128++ per person. 6-course at 9pm, $188++ per person. Rooftop Package: $688++ per table (up to 6 people).
Kinki, 70 Collyer Quay #02-02 Customs House, Singapore 049323. p. +65 6533 3471. Open Mon – Fri 12pm – 3pm, 6pm – 11pm, Sat & PH 12pm – 3pm, 5pm – 2am
4. Bar Rouge
Perched on the 71st floor of Swissotel The Stamford, Bar Rouge offers sweeping views of Marina Bay and front row seats to the spectacular NYE fireworks display. The theme for the countdown party is Electric Sky, so dress in your finest midnight blue apparel and get ready to ring in 2020 with a bang. The party kicks off with disco and nu-disco beats by DJ Kenneth Francis. Then from 10pm onwards, DJs Styluxtakut, Rattle, and Fadille will be lighting up the dance floor with hip hop and R&B rhythms.
Electric Sky: 10pm – 6am, $68 (pre-sale) including a glass of champagne, $88 (event day) including a glass of champagne.
Bar Rouge, 2 Stamford Road, Swissotel The Stamford, level 71, Singapore 178882. +65 9177 7307. Open Tues 6pm – 1am, Wed – Thurs 6pm – 3am, Fri – Sat 6pm – 4am
What better way to end the year than partying on a beach under the moonlight with your toes in the sand? Tanjong Beach Club invites one and all to start the countdown celebration early on their gorgeous strip of sand. From 9pm onwards, the drinks will be flowing alongside tropical beats by DJ Andrew M. Come with a group and you can take advantage of their exclusive bundled daybed packages that include bevvies like bottles of champers, premium spirits, and beers.
Brand New Day: 9pm – late. Daybed Packages: Party Cheers $400 (4 – 6 people) including 1 bottle of premium spirits and 10 bottles of Corona. Toast to Coast $650 (6 – 10 people) including 1 bottle of premium spirits, 2 bottles of Perrier-Jouet Grand Brut NV and 10 bottles of Corona. All or Nothing $1090 (15 – 20 people) including 2 bottles of premium spirits, 3 bottles of Perrier-Jouet Grand Brut NV and 30 bottles of Corona.
Tanjong Beach Club, 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa, Singapore 098942. p. +65 9750 5323. Open Mon – Fri 11am – 10pm, Sat, Sun & PH 9am – 10pm
In honour of 2020, Lulu’s Lounge is stepping back in time for NYE… 100 years to be exact. The theme of the 100 Years Late party is the roaring 20s, so get all dolled up in your flapper dresses, fedoras and pin-striped suits and enter the lounge for a multi-sensory evening filled with unexpected entertainment, sexy signature drinks, and larger than life characters. The party starts at 9pm and will go to 5am with bar bites available until 4am.
100 Years Late: 9pm – 5am, $30 (pre-sale with arrival before midnight) including a glass of champagne, $35 (at door before midnight) including a glass of champagne, $45 (at door after midnight)
Lulu’s Lounge, 7 Raffles Blvd, Pan Pacific Hotel (Marina) Level 1, Singapore 039595. p. +65 9829 1922. Open Wed 8pm – 3am, Thurs 9pm – 2am, Fri – Sat 9pm – 5am
Singapore’s biggest nightclub is throwing an equally massive bash this NYE with headliners W&W hitting the decks. The Dutch DJ and record producer duo are famous for their mesmerising trance sets, so get ready to take a journey into their unique soundscapes right through to 2020. Early bird tickets are already sold out, but at the time of writing there are still limited advance tickets on offer. VIP table reservations are also up for grabs.
NYE with W&W: 9pm – late, $118++ (advance tickets)
Marquee, 2 Bayfront Avenue, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands #B1-67, Singapore 018956. p. +65 6688 8660. Open Fri, Sat & eve of PH 10pm – late
8. 1864 at Sofitel City Centre
With modern interiors and a reputation for sublime cocktails, 1864 is a classy spot to celebrate the beginning of a new decade. The New Year’s Eve bash will feature free-flow drinks for two hours with highlights like contemporary cocktails and craft beers including the Crocodile Sunset Summer Ale and Banana Sunday Session IPA. There will also be canape platters going around and live music right up until the countdown.
NYE Party: 6pm – 12am, $78++ including 2-hour free-flow drinks with a canape platter
1864, 9 Wallich Street (enter through Peck Seah Street), Sofitel City Centre, Singapore 078885. p. +65 6428 5000
9. COMO Club
Groovy vibes are a given at COMO Club this New Year’s Eve, as the newly opened aperitif bar is throwing a Bossa Nova NYE party that’s sure to get party peeps moving. Grab a glass of bubbles and get down to soulful samba rhythms by INDIGO with vocals by Dawn Ho. Later in the evening, DJ Joey Fitzgerald will hit the decks with more funky beats. Tickets include a party pack and free-flow Taittinger champagne, wine, beer, selected spirits, and cocktails.
Bossa Nova NYE Party: 10 pm – 2am, $118++ per person (early bird price before December 17), $148++ per person (after December 17)
COMO Club, Block 17 Dempsey Road, Singapore 249676. p. +65 1800 304 6688. Open daily 12pm – 2:30pm, 3pm – 6pm (drinks only), Sun – Thurs 6pm – 10pm, Fri – Sat 6pm – 10:30pm
10. Dolce Vita
If a divine NYE dinner is more your style than an all-night party, Dolce Vita has you covered. Have a seat in the elegant dining room and let the waiters serve you up six sensational courses of modern Italian fare including Boston lobster salad with yuzu heirloom radish and caviar vinaigrette and seared Miyazaki Wagyu beef sirloin with creamy mashed potato, red wine endive and black truffle jus. Wine pairings are optional and you’ll get a complimentary glass of bubbles right before the countdown.
NYE Dinner: 6-courses $498++ including a glass of Dom Pérignon champagne, $120++ extra for wine pairings
Dolce Vita, 5 Raffles Avenue, Mandarin Oriental, Marina Square, Singapore 039797. Open Mon – Fri 12pm – 2:30pm, 6:30pm – 10:30pm, Sat – Sun 12pm – 3pm, 6:30pm – 10:30pm
We love mezza9 for its fresh sustainable fare and the sheer volume of dishes on offer. This NYE, the culinary team will be pulling out all the stops with a beautiful buffet spread of succulent seafood like fresh oysters, sashimi, and lobster ‘thermidor style’, plus hearty roasts, tasty salads, sweet treats and more. This is a great place to celebrate NYE with the family because children are welcome and there’s even a special price for kids between 4 and 17 years old.
NYE Dinner Buffet: 7:30pm – 12am, $362.42++ per adult, $185.97++ per child aged 4 – 17 years old
mezza9, Grand Hyatt Singapore, 10 Scotts Road, Singapore 228211. p. +65 6732 1696. Open Mon – Sat 12pm – 3pm, Sun – Thurs 6pm – 10:30pm, Fri- Sat 6pm – 11pm
Whether you’re celebrating NYE as a couple, with family or with friends, Dempsey Cookhouse & Bar makes for a great place to gather over great food and drinks and toast to 2020. There will be a selection of enticing New Year’s specials available on December 31st and January 1st like foie gras terrine with black truffle, pear and endive, Maine lobster with herb raviolini in a gruyere broth, and coconut panna cotta with exotic fruits.
The Dempsey Cookhouse & Bar, 17D Dempsey Rd, Singapore 249676. p. +65 1 800 304 5588 (local calls only). Open Mon – Fri 12pm – 3pm, Mon – Thurs & PH 6pm – 12am, Sat, Sun & PH 11:30am – 4pm, Fri, Sat & eve of PH 6pm – 1am, Sun 6pm – 10pm
13. The Alkaff Mansion
The Alkaff Mansion is home to three different dining venues, two of which will be offering fun specials on New Year’s Eve. Both UNA and TXA Pintxo Bar will be serving up drink specials throughout the evening, making it easy to cheers to the New year. Starting at 6pm, glasses of cava at both venues will drop by a dollar every hour, so by the time midnight rolls around, you can get Spanish bubbles for $10++ a glass.
The Alkaff Mansion, 10 Telok Blangah Green, Singapore 109178. p. +65 8126 8844. Open daily 8am – 11pm
Countdown to 2020 with non-stop drinks, eats, and incredible views of the fireworks at the rooftop bar at LAVO. The NYE party starts at 10:30pm and runs until 2:30am with free-flow champagne, wine, and spirits, plus a decadent Italian-American buffet spread. The early-bird tickets are already sold out, but you can still grab standard tickets for this epic party high above Marina Bay and the waterfront skyline.
NYE Countdown Party: 10:30pm – 2:30am, $288++ per person including free-flow drinks and food
LAVO, 10 Bayfront Ave, Marina Bay Sands Tower 1, Singapore 018956. p. +65 6688 8591. Open Sun – Thurs 10:30am – 2am, Fri 10:30am – 3am, Sat 10:30am – 4am