Cheers to a New Year ahead! Are you ready to ring in 2019? New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and there are so many ways to celebrate in the city. If you are looking for some fun inspiration for a New Year’s Eve date night celebration here are some of our favorite ideas from dinner out on the town, to bar parties, to hotel getaway packages! We will keep updating our list through December so check back often for more ideas!
Boston’s First Night 2019
Boston’s First Night is an over forty year tradition of bringing in the New Year in the city! Free and open to all there are musical performances, ice sculptures, light displays, and more to enjoy. There is a family friendly countdown and fireworks at 7pm. The night culminates in a countdown to the New Year at Copley Square Plaza with pyrotechnics/ light show display as well as midnight fireworks over the Boston Harbor seen best from the Seaport and North End districts. For more information and a schedule of the First Night Boston 2019 events click here.
Dine at at Tresca for New Year’s Eve and enjoy some of the best authentic italian comfort food in the city! There will be special New Year’s Eve Additions as well as Tresca favorites. Click here to make advance dining reservations for New Year’s Eve and reservations made prior to 12/15 will receive a $25 gift card per table.
233 Hanover Street
No. 9 Park
We always love celebrating special occasions at No. 9 Park and with their location right across from the beautifully decorated Boston Common the holidays season is an extra special time to dine there. This iconic Boston restaurant has special seatings on New Year’s Eve for an extra special date night for two to bring in 2019. The first seating is 5-7pm with a special 5 course tasting menu and the second seating is 8-11pm featuring a special 7 course tasting menu. Click here for more details and reservation information.
9 Park Street
The Bristol Restaurant and Bar
The Bristol also has a very special a dining celebration planned for New Year’s Eve! There is an earlier seating from 5-6pm featuring a special three course menu and then a later celebration beginning at 9pm featuring six courses, live music and a champagne toast. Click here for more details and reservation information.
200 Boylston Street
Towne Stove and Spirits
Terra at Eataly
Celebrate the New Year at Terra’s Italian Masquerade themed party! Welcome drink, passed appetizers, live music, masks for the masquerade and more await. Click here for more details and ticket information.
800 Boylston Street
Lucky’s Lounge is hosting a Royal Masquerade ball starting at 8pm on New Year’s Eve complete with live music, buffet and champagne toast. This underground, speak easy style club is a fun atmosphere to kick off the New Year in together. Click here for tickets and more information.
355 Congress Street
Loretta’s Last Call
One of Boston’s best spots for country music lovers is hosting a New Year’s Eve Hootenanny! Tickets include live music, dinner buffet, a ballon drop and champagne toast! Click here for more details and ticket information.
1 Landsdowne Street
Boston Harbor Hotel
The Boston Harbor Hotel is offering special New Year’s Eve packages for the ultimate New Year’s Eve date night! Their New Year’s Eve Romance Package includes a bottle of Moet Champagne, chocolate dipped strawberries, breakfast in bed and more. They also have the New Year’s Eve on the Wharf package which includes all the above plus a four course dinner for two at Meritage as well as breakfast on New Year’s day at the Sea Grille or in room. For more specific information and details click here.
70 Rowes Wharf
The Liberty Hotel is having a Night Circus themed party to welcome in the New Year with live DJ, acrobatic performers and more! They are also a special New Year’s Eve package to compliment the New Year’s Eve party extravaganza which includes admission to the party, overnight accommodations and two glasses of champagne upon arrival at the hotel. Click here for more details and reservation information.
215 Charles Street
Odyssey Cruises Boston
Enjoy a New Year’s Eve Fireworks dinner! This cruise includes a plated dinner menu and champagne toast to ring in the New Year! Click here for more information and options for a New Year’s cruise!
60 Rowe’s Wharf
Feature Image Credit: No. 9 Park