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New Years Eve celebrations in Las Vegas | 2020

Posted at 3:48 PM, Dec 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-30 17:13:50-05

Here is a list of New Year's Eve dining events and celebrations happening in Las Vegas as the calendar turns from 2020 to 2021:

The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) is again offering free rides on all of its transit routes on New Year’s Eve, while continuing to take COVID-19 precautions in order to ensure safe travels. From 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve until 9 a.m. on New Year’s Day, transit riders can board any vehicle on the RTC’s 38 fixed routes without purchasing a pass or presenting fare. The free rides include transit service on major streets throughout the valley, with direct access to and from the Las Vegas Strip. Transit service to both the Las Vegas Strip and downtown Las Vegas is also offered from the South Strip Transit Terminal (6675 S. Gilespie St.) via the Deuce and the Maryland Parkway Route 109.


Alto Bar at Caesars Palace will also ring in the new year with bottle service for groups from two to four guests.

AREA15, the new immersive entertainment, event and art complex in Las Vegas, invites guests to leave 2020 behind and “Illuminate 2021” this New Year’s Eve on Dec. 31 beginning at 8 p.m. Guests are invited to don their dazzling winter whites, neon glow, or any costume that illuminates the night, to celebrate the new year with access to all of AREA15. Throughout the night, groups from both ticket packages will be invited outside to the A-Lot to participate in an intention setting ceremony to “burn the past away” and let their future be illuminated. Prizes will be awarded for most visually creative costumes. There are a limited number of tickets sold to ensure safe, social distancing and guests are encouraged to register and purchase tickets as soon as possible.

Barbershop Cuts and Cocktails, a hidden speakeasy inside of the gentleman’s grooming establishment will ring in the New Year in style. For the end of the year bash, you’ll enjoy a live musical performance by the house band, Luna Park, playing all night long to keep the energy going till the early hours of the morning. When the clock strikes 12, all of the guests will be treated to a complimentary champagne toast to welcome in 2021. Doors open at 8 p.m. reservations are strongly encouraged, special table options are available.

CliQue Bar & Lounge will host a New Year’s Eve celebration to remember on Dec. 31. Located in the heart of the casino floor of the posh Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, CliQue, an upscale lounge that offers an array of experiences beginning with savory bites and innovative cocktail experience leaves guests wanting more. Get the party started with timeless music and DJ sets by KayPlaya and Raphiki throughout the evening as we draw ever so close to the end of the year. Countdown with CliQue as the clock strikes midnight and raise a glass to new beginnings in 2021. Food and beverage minimums will apply for each table, and comes with festive party favors for all guests. Special bar packages will be available by reservation only.

Park on Fremont will kick off the pre-game celebration at 6 p.m. on Dec. 31, with dinner and DJ performances, featuring hip-hop and R&B tunes. Reservations are required and can be made at here. Beginning at 9 p.m., Park on Fremont’s garden party supper club, Club Soda, will launch festivities with a SOUL STATE takeover, offering a full menu with bites and drinks, including bottle service on the lush back patio. Reservations are highly encouraged, and door seating will be offered dependent on availability and capacity limits.
Commonwealth will ring in 2021 starting at 8 p.m. on Dec. 31, with open bar packages and bottle service options while live DJs perform a mix of hip-hop and R&B hits. Reservations are required and packages can be booked here for a minimum of two guests and a maximum of four guests.
Lucky Day will host a Techno Taco New Year’s Eve starting at 8 p.m. on Dec. 31, featuring heavy sounds of techno house music, plus open bar packages and bottle service options. Reservations are required for a minimum of two guests and a maximum of four guests.
DISCOPUSSY will also host a New Year’s Eve party starting at 9 p.m. featuring house and techno beats by some of Las Vegas’ top local DJs.

On Dec. 31 with two events taking place from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Dueling Axes is throwing an unforgettable New Year’s Eve party at their newest location inside AREA15. Ring in the New Year at Las Vegas’ premier, upscale axe throwing experience complete with complimentary domestic draught beer and wine served alongside chef-curated bites from The Beast by Todd English. Guests can attend the Pregame Party taking place earlier in the night, or the Throw In The New Year: NYE Party that is complete with a countdown to midnight, ball drop and a champagne toast.

EXTRAVAGANZA – The Vegas Spectacular at Bally’s Las Vegas features thrilling performances that showcase the captivating talents of over 30 of the most talented, sexy and breathtaking artists from around the world - including dancers, acrobats, aerialists, skaters, comedians and, the return of the iconic showgirl to the legendary Jubilee Theatre. Beautiful feats of strength and flexibility will make you gasp while the spectacular sets, massive LED screens and state-of-the-art holograms (which include some of Las Vegas’ most famous headliners, from Elvis to Frank Sinatra, among others), will take your breath away. Tickets are still available for the 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. shows on Dec. 31. Tickets start at $49.99 and can be purchased online or by calling 855-234-7469.

The Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck at Paris Las Vegas features 360-degree city views, with knowledgeable ambassadors on hand to point out various Las Vegas landmarks from 460 feet up. A half-scale replica of the iconic Parisian landmark, the Eiffel Tower at Paris Las Vegas remains the tallest reproduction of the original in the world. Take in the sights on New Year’s Eve from 2-10 p.m.

The Plaza hotel-casino in downtown Las Vegas will have fireworks on New Year’s Eve. It will be staged from multiple locations on the Plaza’s roofs and towers, the spectacular fireworks display will be an amazing show for people downtown and visible for miles beyond. The Plaza plans to offer viewing options on property, observing all necessary health and safety protocols. In addition, the Plaza plans to work with the city of Las Vegas to close a portion of Main Street to vehicular traffic for a limited time to allow for additional space for pedestrians as it did for its Fourth of July fireworks show.

While seated forward, guests can travel 1,121 feet over The LINQ Promenade on FLY LINQ Zipline. The first and only zipline on the Las Vegas Strip will be open on Dec. 31 from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. New Year’s Eve tickets are available for $40.

Glittering Lights
Dec. 31 at 9 p.m.
Keep holiday spirits flying high with a safe drive through millions of lights following the firework show, the perfect early NYE event for families. Guests are invited to line up at 8:30 p.m. for fireworks that will be viewable across the speedway from the comfort of their cars. They are open through Jan.10, 2021. Wait times on most evenings are now under 30 minutes during peak traffic hours of 6:45 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Guests are invited to load up the car with family and friends for a safe drive through the lights from the comfort and safety of their car. Discounted carload tickets are available at all area La Bonita Supermarkets locations for $10 off an Any Day ticket.

The Cosmopolitan Hotel
Dec. 31
Ring in 2021 with a choice of three rooms and musical genres, live DJs and signature Marquee bites and beverage options. Complimentary midnight Champagne toast. Exclusive VIP table service only. Reservations can be made online or by calling 702-333-9000.

On Dec. 31 from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.
The STRAT Hotel will celebrate New Year’s Eve with the leap of a lifetime as the clock strikes midnight. Taking that leap is Ryan Smith, a local Las Vegas resident who won an Instagram contest to make history with an 829-foot leap off of SkyJump Powered by MTN DEW to ring in 2021. Smith will be the first person in history to jump from the top of the iconic tower in a custom-made suit mirroring the traditional New Year’s Eve mirror ball. For the first year ever, SkyJump and all STRAT thrill rides will be open to guests to jump into the early morning hours of the New Year, due to the lifted firework restrictions typically enforced on the Las Vegas Strip. The STRAT’s thrill rides include X-Scream, a space-age-like teeter totter; Big Shot, a 45 mile per hour catapult overlooking the Las Vegas Valley; and Insanity, a massive mechanical arm extending 64 feet over the edge of The STRAT.

Piano Bar at Harrah’s Las Vegas’ New Year’s Eve package will not only place guests at the center of the action with dueling pianos all night long but also includes a table for up to four people and a bottle of New Amsterdam Vodka with mixers. Doors open at 8:30 p.m.


The featured offering at Aquarius Casino Resort’s Café Aquarius, available from 4 p.m. to midnight, will include a 16-ounce T-bone steak and breaded shrimp served with bread, butter, salad, seasonal vegetables, potatoes and dessert. The meal will be priced at $30 per person or child without a True Rewards card, or $27 per person or child with a True Rewards card when redeeming True Rewards points to pay the check in full.

Back Porch Café , located in Gold Town Casino; Lakeside Café located in Lakeside Casino & RV Park; and Golden Harvest Café, located in Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino, will each offer a celebratory meal of the choice of soup or salad to start, and steak and shrimp scampi in a garlic and white wine sauce served with baby baked potatoes and asparagus spears, priced at $25 per person. The dinner will be available from 4 – 10 p.m. on Dec. 31 and from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. on Jan. 1. Reservations are required at all restaurants and may be made in person at each restaurant or by calling 775-751-6500, extension 6030 for Golden Harvest Café; by calling 775-751-7770, extension 7726 for Lakeside Café; and by calling 775-751-7777, extension 7708 for Back Porch Café.

On Dec. 25 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Bailiwick All American Pub will offer a tantalizing three-course dinner for $35. As a starter, diners will be served a wedge salad with crisp iceberg lettuce, applewood smoked bacon, scallions, vine-ripe tomato, moody bleu cheese dressing, crispy onions and balsamic syrup. The main course features beef Wellington, a classic center-cut beef tenderloin baked in puff pastry and topped with mushroom duxelles and pâté. The dish is served with Madeira wine sauce, stuffed baked potato, and fresh broccolini. To end the meal, diners can enjoy a house-made apple strudel served with vanilla ice cream and salted caramel sauce.

Dec. 31 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Located upstairs in the second-floor mezzanine at South Point Casino, this festive cantina is a lively backdrop for south-of-the-border favorites plated up in the kitchen. Enjoy a frosty margarita and complimentary chips with a trio of salsa, guacamole and beans while browsing the menu – there are dozens of selections to choose from. Tacos, tamales, enchiladas, chimichangas, sizzling fajitas, chile relleno, flautas, and carne asadas are among Baja’s bestsellers. For the bravehearted, Baja’s colorful tequila bar just outside offers a wide selection of fiery, mouthwatering spirits on display.

The Cosmopolitan Hotel
Dec. 31
Three seating times will be available with the perfect New Year’s Eve pre-fixe dinner menu featuring a selection of signature favorites starting at $100 per person. Be prepared to be transported into 2021 in style at Beauty & Essex with a complimentary Champagne toast at Midnight for reservations after 9:30pm. Reservations can be made online or by calling 702-737-0707.

Blume Kitchen & Cocktails is hosting an all-white party featuring a live DJ, a dedicated New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day menu, and hookah and bottle service available for purchase. From 5 p.m. to midnight, guests can enjoy selections including an 18 oz. bone-in ribeye ($43), short rib agnolotti ($31) and seared halibut ($35). From 6 a.m. to 3 p.m., partygoers can enjoy dedicated brunch selections including table side cinnamon rolls ($10), a crab omelet ($26) and savory pancakes made with pear and brie ($16). Reservations are required by calling (702) 444-7820.

Bound Cocktail Lounge at The Cromwell will offer table packages for up to four guests with food credit to Eatwell and a bottle of G.H. Mumm Champagne, as well as a bottle of Grey Goose.

Buddy V’s will be welcoming in the New Year with a specialty prix fixe menu available at $65 per person. The menu will include lobster bisque served with Buddy V’s oyster crackers, basil, and lemon zest ($15); slow braised beef short rib with truffle mashed potatoes, glazed baby carrots, onions fritto, and natural jus ($40); and a sweet chocolate trifle served with champagne strawberries ($12). Toast to a new beginning with a bottle of Prosecco ($20) or wine pairing for $20 per person.

Guests will ring in the new year for the first time at the latest addition to Flamingo Las Vegas, Bugsy & Meyer’s Steakhouse. The restaurant will offer a specialty multi-course New Year’s Eve menu, presented in a commemorative souvenir keepsake. Guests will begin with an amuse of smoked sturgeon and pearls on brioche, followed by an appetizer of Kusshi oysters or seared foie gras. The soup and salad course options include lobster bisque roasted beet and pumpkin salad, or American wagyu beef carpaccio. For the entrée, enjoy prime beef Rossini, pan roast sturgeon or confit jidori chicken breast. The meal is finished with a decadent “stroke of midnight” chocolate dessert.

Burnt Offerings, Nevada’s only OU Kosher Certified Restaurant, is featuring a Boneless Prime Rib Special that will be available for both dine-in as well as takeout on New Year’s Eve. Guests can dine on thick-cut prime rib, mashed potatoes and a side of vegetables for just $20.21. Reservations are required by calling (702) 848-2876.

On Dec. 31 at 9:30 p.m.
Cabo Wabo’s Loft, cantina and patio will be open for a special New Year’s celebration, complete with free-flowing drinks and breathtaking views of the Strip. Prices start at $200 per person, and the restaurant will abide by all social distance guidelines, including a 25% occupancy limit. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 702-385-2226.

Join Café Americano located at Caesars Palace on New Year's Eve takeover with Drakes Organic Spirits, the largest capacity producer of non-GMO, gluten free, and USDA organic rum and vodkas in the world. Beginning at 9 p.m., guests will enjoy a live DJ, giveaways, specialty cocktails, full menu available for purchase and a live countdown to midnight. Admission is free with limited capacity due to the restaurant’s strict social distancing guidelines in place. Reservations are required by calling (702) 650-5921.

Canaletto will be serving a limited a la carte New Year’s Eve menu on Dec. 31 and to-go orders can be placed in advance. Guests can also ring in the New Year by booking one of the private dining rooms available.

Jan. 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Traditionally only offered on Sunday, Carson Kitchen is serving up New Year’s Day brunch to ring in the new year. Their recently launched brunch menu will be offered in addition to their regular menu exclusively for New Year’s Day. Celebrate with your favorites like Spam Benedict, Chicken Riggies and their classic That’s My Jam which is a bloody Mary made with no other than their house-made bacon jam vodka.

Carve Prime Rib at Cannery Casino Hotel will also be offering an unforgettable New Year’s Eve dining experience for $45 on Dec. 31.

Beginning Dec. 25 through Jan. 3, China Poblano will also offer a holiday feast for four ($60). An optional cocktail add-on for two, with choices between prickly pear margarita ($22), classic margaritas ($20) or 5-spice old fashioned ($22). Guests looking to pick up their holiday feast on Dec. 25 to 26 should preorder by Dec. 22 at 2 p.m.; otherwise, 48 hours advance notice is requested for Dec. 27 to Jan. 3.

CraftHaus is offering these party packs to take home and enjoy for $40. They include one can of each: Evocation, Saison | Cuckoo, Munich Dunkle | Electro-Lite IPA (no hangovers) All The Grapefruit, Sour | Welcome To Fabulous, Hazy IPA |Hop Shredder, Double IPA; cheese and charcuterie platter includes three cheeses and three meats with crackers; four spent grain pretzels and 4oz beer cheese. Pick up at either taproom any day this week, including NYE.

Guests may celebrate New Years Eve with special chef creations in addition to D’Agostino’s Trattoria's favorite dishes off the menu. NYE Dinner (with complimentary champagne toast) includes:
"Fire & Ice" Lobster Bisque, (Crème Fraiche, Lobster Meat, and Chives), Lobster Carbonara (Linguini, Guanciale, Pancetta, Cream, Sweet Peas, Egg Yolk, Lobster Tail, Parmigiana Reggiano, Pecorino Romano) and Shrimp & Lobster Fra Diavolo (Spicy) (Linguini, Shrimp, Lobster Tail, Calabrian Peppers, White Wine, Garlic, And Pomodoro Sauce).

New Year’s Eve (all a la carte)
- Appetizer: Stone Crab Claws
- Entrée: 16 oz. Bone In Filet topped with your choice of Alaskan King Crab Truffle Butter OR Petit Cold Water Lobster Tail with Yuzu Hollandaise – Starts at $95
- A la Carte Steak Topping Features: Alaskan King Crab Truffle Butter – starts at $26 and Petite Cold Water Lobster Tail with Yuzu Hollandaise – Starts at $26
- Dessert: Godiva Chocolate Cheesecake – starts at $15

Guests can enjoy New Year’s Eve dinner specials such as black truffle French onion soup served with a French baguette and gruyere and Emmental cheese ($18); Creole bouillabaisse with crawfish, clams, mussels, sea bass, andouille sausage, and a toasted baguette ($32); lobster salad with champagne poached lobster tail, Mache, olives, fingerling potatoes, heirloom cherry tomatoes, shaved red onion, caviar emulsion, and lemon tarragon vinaigrette ($24); three day duck served with forbidden black rice, sautéed haricot vert, and natural reduction ($50); grilled Snake River Farms American wagyu Coulotte with roasted Maine lobster tail and black truffle reduction ($95); black-eyed peas with apple cured kurobuta bacon ($12); and strawberry champagne cake with vanilla pastry cream and strawberry jam ($12) for dessert.

On Dec. 31 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Don Vito’s will serve a four-course meal with a complimentary bottle of the “Wine of the Month” for every two people for $69 on New Years Eve.

Guests wishing to elevate their celebration can purchase the exclusive New Year's Eve Penthouse Package, including two nights in the 1,500 square-foot Gallery Tower Penthouse Suite with sweeping views of Downtown Las Vegas. Kicking off the festivities, Delirious Comedy Club will feature locally celebrated comedians Oscar Ovies, Guy Fessenden, Don Barnhart and special guests in The Fremont Room Wednesday – Sunday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. with additional shows at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Revelers can also enjoy live music from local acoustic sensation Yvonne Silva inside Freedom Beat from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.

DW Bistro is ringing in the New Year with a special night for the neighborhood. Travis Cloer and the Trio will serenade and entertain guests as they enjoy a three-course menu, featuring appetizers like a Panko-crusted crab cake with remoulade; a trio of Wellingtons including portobello, fillet and lobster served over potato and fennel gratin for the main course; and a lemon curd meringue cheesecake with fresh berries for dessert. Seatings are available at 6 p.m. for $99 per person or 8:30 p.m. for $129 per person. For those that want to celebrate DW-style at home, DW is offering a package for two for $149, which includes the three-course menu, a bottle of Tott’s Champagne, a link to virtually enjoy the Travis Cloer and Trio, and party favors. Tickets to the DW NYE experiences are available online. The celebration continues with DW Bistro’s beloved New Year’s Day Pajama Brunch, except because everyone needs all the reasons to celebrate the start of 2021, brunch will last for three days! Starting Jan. 1 and continuing on to Jan. 3, parties of up to four are encouraged to come pajama-clad and enjoy DW’s most special brunch of the year! Reservations are required and available on their website.

Edgewater Casino Resort will serve a four-course celebratory dinner at Hickory Pit from 4 to 10 p.m. that will start with the choice between blackened shrimp cocktail with sweet citrus sauce, or crab-stuffed mushrooms with pancetta and béarnaise sauce; followed by either lobster bisque soup or Ensenada mist salad. For the entrée, guests may choose between toasted pine nut and herb-crusted filet with sun-dried tomato béarnaise; crab-stuffed orange roughy with béarnaise; or chicken cordon bleu with wild mushroom supreme sauce. Dessert will include a choice between caramel apple crème brûlée, chocolate elegance cake or assorted berry cheesecake. The meal will be available at $40 per person or child without a True Rewards card, or $36 per person or child with a True Rewards card when redeeming True Rewards points to pay the check in full.

Guests will be able to view New Year’s Eve fireworks, “Rockets over the River,” presented by Laughlin Tourism Commission. The display is set to begin at midnight and will synchronize in harmony to festive and patriotic music.

Say ‘adios’ to 2020 and ring in the New Year at El Dorado Cantina with a delightful dinner and glass of bubbly! The prix fixe menu is $70 per person and includes one glass of Moet & Chandon Champagne. They are also offering the “Grand Mimosa” for $18 that includes Moet & Chandon Champagne, Belvedere® Vodka, Grand Marnier and more.

Garden Buffet will serve a Prime Rib Brunch buffet with bottomless bloody Mary’s and mimosas for $23.95 per person or $19.95 per person for Club members from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. They will also be serving a Seafood & Prime Rib Dinner buffet with two complimentary glasses of champagne, beer or wine for $34.95 per person or $29.95 per person for Club members from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m.

New Year’s Eve, the restaurant will serve a multi-course tasting menu with decadent dishes such as Golden Osetra caviar, ricotta agnolotti, crab-stuffed lobster, porcini-dusted wagyu, Champagne, caviar and more. The menu will be offered from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Dec. 31.

Gordon Ramsay Steak is pulling out all the stops with a multi-course, prix-fixe menu with an exceptional wine pairing for an additional $75. Menu highlights include a bacon, lettuce, truffle made with crispy Berkshire pork belly, watercress aioli and black winter truffle; British-style onion soup; seared Hudson Valley foie gras; Alaskan king crab Rockefeller; 18-ounce bone-in New York steak; 24-ounce bone-in rib eye; Ramsay’s signature beef Wellington; sticky toffee pudding and more.

Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar will offer a specialty surf-n-turf burger on New Year’s Eve, made with Kobe beef and tempura lobster, dressed arugula and bearnaise sauce, served on a toasted brioche bun, priced at $29.99.

Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa
The holiday to-go menu is now available for pre-order starting at $175 and serves up to 4-6 guests total. Pickup will be on Dec. 24 between 2 to 5 p.m. and Dec. 25 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Guests looking to dine-in will have a choice of Hearthstone’s holiday offerings paired alongside the regular menu available on Dec. 24 from 5 to 9 p.m. and Dec. 25 from 2 to 10 p.m. Dishes include miso glazed king crab ($20) appetizer. As for entrees, feast on the Chilean sea bass ($42) or a rack of lamb on a bed of saffron couscous ($45) followed by a Busche de Noel ($15) for dessert.

From 12 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 31, families can enjoy views of the Las Vegas Strip 550 feet in the air aboard High Roller Observation Wheel with adult, youth and child anytime tickets. Starting at 9 p.m., High Roller invites visitors 21 years or older to toast the arrival of 2021 while enjoying sweeping 360-degree views of the Las Vegas Valley and the Strip. Featuring 28 spacious cabins to accommodate guests safely, the NYE Toast at the High Roller includes one 30-minute revolution plus a glass of champagne for $75. Guests who book early, by Dec. 28, will pay just $50 for this experience—a $25 savings. The observation wheel will remain open until 1 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2021.

Jaleo by José Andrés at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas will usher in the new year with a first-of-its-kind, endless feast featuring decadent Spanish tapas and desserts! Available for $125 per person, the feast will include a variety of signature favorites from the world-renowned, celebrity chef restaurant, with an option to also add on a bottomless beverage package for $30 per person. Reservations are required, and all reservations must have a credit card on file in order to be valid. There will be three (3) seatings (each available for 1 hour and 45 minutes); times listed below are 7 p.m., 9 p.m., and 11 p.m.

JING located at Downtown Summerlin® is hosting a chic New Year’s Eve masquerade party complete with a red carpet arrival, a six course premium dinner prepared by Executive Chef Thomas Griese, festive decor and a countdown to midnight. Standout features on the menu include Seared Diver Scallops made with Smoked Artichokes, Potato Puree, Parmesan Reggiano and Iberico Jamon. Tickets are $199+ per person, and must be reserved in advance by calling (725) 735-7172.

Kona Grill is giving you the entire weekend starting Dec. 31 and ending Jan. 3 to celebrate the new year with specials including Lobster potstickers with lobster, asparagus, and lobster butter ($19), Winter salad with bibb lettuce, arugula, dried cranberries, red & gold beets, spiced pecans, goat cheese, orange zest, and champagne vinaigrette ($16) and much more.

The Venetian Hotel
Dec. 31
New Year’s Eve dinner offerings will consist of three seating times starting at 5 pm, with access to LAVO’s full menu of Italian dishes, starting at $50 per person. For the third seating, a supper club experience takes over the venue complete with a live DJ to complement the food and spirits. LAVO’s expansive outdoor terrace offers prime viewing of the Las Vegas Strip. For information and reservations check out their website or call 702-791-1800.

On Dec. 31 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Dining options include its regular a la carte menu & special 5 course prix-fixe menu, featuring a Porcini Mushroom and Truffle Bisque, Seafood Trio (King Crab, Shrimp Cocktail, Jumbo Crab Cake with Caviar, Lobster Gruyere Gratin (One pound half stuffed lobster with Gruyere Cheese , Beef Wellington with Potato Puree and a Warm Chocolate Tart, priced at $150 per person, plus tax and gratuity.
Plus, a Jazz Hangover a la carte Brunch, on New Years Day from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Taste of New Orleans featured dishes include, Chicken & Andouille Gumbo, Oysters Rockefeller, Crab Cakes, Truffeled Grits and Grillades, Bananas Foster Pancakes, and Chicken and Waffles. Bottomless Mimosas are available for $20. MB Jazz Trio is 12 - 3pm and includes Dave Stambaugh (saxophone), Tyler Williams (bass) and Dirk K (guitar). To make reservations, call 702-804-8008 or visit their website.

Mariposa Cocina & Cocktails is featuring a five-course prix fixe New Year’s Eve menu created by Executive Chef Robert Lomeli. Standout dishes include guacamole negro, empanadas de huitlacoche, an arugula y manzana salad, branzino a la Veracruzana and a horchata panna cotta finale. The menu is $60+ and is available from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Reservations are required by calling (702) 476-3330.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve under the disco ball chandelier at Martorano’s. Taste your way through a special prix-fixe menu for $89 per person, starting with antipasti selections like Steve Martorano’s famous meatball and salad or fried house-made mozzarella. For the main course, choices include spaghetti D.O.P, chicken Sicilian and linguine fra diavolo. Complete the meal with a salted caramel chocolate cake.

Sizzle into the holiday season with a Ribeye Steak dinner special available now through Jan. 4 at locations nationwide. This festive dish features a 10 oz. Ribeye served with Rosemary Lemon Butter and Garlic Mashed Potatoes for just $29 and can be ordered for take-out, delivery and dine-in. In addition, Macaroni Grill locations will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Nobu Restaurant & Lounge will commemorate this New Year’s Eve by offering an extravagant, nine-course prix-fixe menu featuring signature Nobu dishes. The holiday menu includes selections such as Toro spicy miso with Nobu caviar, Moriawase sashimi salad with Matsuhisa jalapeno dressing, sushi Omakase Nobu style, aged Bluefin tuna avocado shiso, salmon belly crispy onion, scallop bafun uni new style, seafood Harumaki with Las Vegas salsa, Japanese A5 wagyu with wasabi salsa and ponzu, foie miso soup, and to end on a sweet note, ceremonial green tea cheesecake.

Off The Strip Bar & Bistro will offer a special à la carte New Year’s Eve surf and turf dinner with a 16-ounce rib eye, shrimp scampi, seasonal vegetables and fingerling potatoes, priced at $55; and New England clam chowder served in a sourdough bread bowl, priced at $11.

To ring in 2021, Oyster Bar & Grill will serve an array of options including the Oyster Royale on the half shell with whipped crème fraiche, lemon zest and caviar, priced at $23.99 for a half dozen and $43.99 for a full dozen. Additional offerings include butter poached lobster tail served with fennel mashed potatoes, tomato confit, French beans and lemon priced at $85.99, as well as dover sole with dill and citrus beurre blanc and grilled endive and arugula salad priced at $75.99. For dessert, the restaurant will serve milk chocolate mousse, priced at $10.99.

Additionally, from 4 p.m. – midnight on Thursday, Dec. 31 at Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino, will host its New Year’s Eve $5,000 Hot Seat casino promotion. One winner will be selected every hour to win their share of $5,000 in free slot play and cash. From 4 p.m. – midnight on Dec. 31 and from 1 – 5 p.m. on both Jan. 1 and Jan. 2 at Lakeside Casino and Gold Town Casino, True Rewards members will win up to 21x points.

Celebrate the new year at Phil’s Italian Steak House at Treasure Island Las Vegas, offering seafood, steak and Italian favorites. Highlights from the New Year’s Eve menu include: oysters Rockefeller, made with pernod creamed spinach, bacon and hollandaise glaze; a 24 oz. bone-in ribeye chop; and a classic crème brûlée for dessert. To view the full menu and pricing, visit their website. In addition to New Year’s Eve, the menu will be available Dec. 30 through Jan. 2 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tables are limited to parties of four and guests are required to make a reservation via OpenTable prior to arrival.

Pinkbox Doughnuts is helping 2020 end on a sweet note with a festive assortment of New Year’s treats. New Year’s doughnuts, available Dec. 29 through Sunday, Jan. 3, include:
- Chocolate Clock: Raised shell dipped in white frosting, filled with chocolate whip and decorated as a clock in black icing, priced at $3.
- New Year’s Eve DoughCro: White frosted DoughCro topped with New Year’s sprinkles, priced at $3.
- Confetti Pooh: Chocolate cake topped with chocolate mousse, covered in chocolate frosting with candy décor, and dressed up with a tuxedo and blower, priced at $3.
- New Year’s Eve Bar: White frosted raised bar with New Year’s sprinkle and “Finally 2021” written in black icing, priced at $3.
- New Year’s Vegan: Chocolate frosted raised vegan shell with “2021” written in white icing, priced at $3.

Primarily Prime Rib will serve a three-course meal with a complimentary bottle of the “Wine of the Month” for every two people for $45 from 4 – 10 p.m.

Chef Sonia El-Nawal of Rooster Boy Cafe has curated a delicious to-go menu with both classic and unique New Year’s offerings! The menu provides both an effortless and tasty way to celebrate, with dishes including Roasted Rib Eye with Shallots, Caviar Dip, Crème Puffs, and more. The full menu can be found here, and customers can place their orders in-person at the restaurant or by calling (702) 560-2453.

Enjoy a New Year’s Eve dinner to remember while taking in Strip views at Ruth’s Chris Steak House. On Dec. 31, enjoy a specialty prix-fixe menu with a starter, entrée, side dish and dessert. Starter options include a shrimp cocktail with chilled jumbo shrimp and creole remoulade or New Orleans style cocktail sauce; lobster bisque or steakhouse salad. For the entrée, enjoy an 11-ounce surf and turf served filet Oscar style, with sides options of creamed spinach, grilled asparagus or au-gratin potato. To end the evening on a sweet note, indulge in the New Year’s Midnight Clock made with chocolate mousse, raspberry coulis, fresh berries and golden pearls.

SAHARA Las Vegas is offering an all-access pass. Including cocktails and desserts, from 7 p.m. to midnight Dec. 31. Venues include a Champagne Bar featuring Nicolas Feuillatte Champagne at Paradise Lounge; an Old Fashioned and Manhattan Bar featuring Maker’s Mark Bourbon at The Tangier: a Martini and Gin and Tonic Bar featuring Ketel One Vodka and Tanqueray Gin at CASBAR Lounge; a wine bar featuring Ste. Michelle Wine Estate brands and dessert bar with petit fours, eclairs, mini tarts and mini pastries at Bella Bistro; and a midnight champagne toast on the main casino floor. Pass holders can also kick off 2021 on the right foot with a complimentary mimosa at Northside Café and Bloody Mary at CASBAR Lounge on New Year’s Day. Tickets are $50 plus. Must be 21 and older.

Guests can also say goodbye to 2020 in style by booking a New Year’s Eve stay at SAHARA Las Vegas with a special offer, which includes a one-time $75 cocktail credit, a complimentary upgrade to the plush Marra Tower and 24-hour flexible cancellation. Additionally, parking is always free at SAHARA Las Vegas. A minimum two-night stay with a two-day advance purchase is required and must include Thursday, Dec. 31. Please book by Thursday, Dec. 24 either online at SAHARALasVegas.com or by calling (888) 696-2121 and mentioning the promo code NYE21.

Pick-up is available on Dec. 24 between 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Santa Fe Station is welcoming guests to pre-order a delicious Christmas dinner to-go that includes your choice of roasted prime rib of beef served with au jus and creamy horseradish, or a roasted whole turkey or baked ham. All orders must be placed by 4 p.m. on Dec. 21 and will include tossed green salad with creamy Italian dressing, wild rice pilaf, au gratin potatoes, candied carrots, bread rolls with butter, pumpkin pie, and apple pie. Orders can be made by calling (702) 667-4734. Roasted prime rib of beef dinner available for $225 plus tax; roasted whole turkey or baked ham dinner available at $170 plus tax.

First course: Kumamoto oysters served with Ossetra caviar, champagne mignonette granita, and oyster stew shot
Entrée: Ocean and Earth: half stuffed Maine lobster and petite filet mignon, served with winter vegetable medley and caviar rice pilaf
Dessert: Chocolate whiskey cake with caramelized pecan sauce
The menu will be available for $75 per person. Tables are limited to parties of four and guests are encouraged to make a reservation prior to arrival.

Following the tradition of Las Vegas’s fine dining steakhouses, the Silverado Steak House offers the charm and service that discerning patrons have come to expect. Hand painted mural scenes and vintage photographs line the walls above plush high-backed booths, providing an intimate meal in an elegant yet unpretentious setting. They will serve a four-course meal with a complimentary bottle of the “Wine of the Month” for every two people for $69 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m on New Years Eve.

Chef Bruce Kalman is kicking off 2021 the right way, with barbeque. Diners are invited to start 2021 with a full Soulbelly BBQ brunch with a smoked and glazed prix fixe that includes beer cocktails from local brewery, HUDL, biscuits and redeye gravy, a Bodega Bagel with pimento cheese and brisket, a choice of two signature Soulbelly meats and two signature sides (don’t miss the mac and cheese with chicharron crumbs), and a slice of pie from Pop ‘N Pies. Brunch will be served on New Year’s Day on the HUDL patio in the Arts District, tickets available soon through the Secret Burger website.

Arizona Charlies Casino
Sourdough Café, located at both Arizona Charlie’s Decatur and Boulder, will offer a celebratory special of cider-brined pork loin served with braised apples and red cabbage, mashed potatoes and Brussels sprouts, priced at $16. The casinos at both Arizona Charlie’s Boulder and Decatur will also offer a gaming promotion to celebrate the new year. From Dec. 31 through Jan. 2, True Rewards members will receive 10x multipliers on all same-day slot base points earned and same-day bingo points and 5x points on video poker. At Arizona Charlie’s Decatur, only, True Rewards members will receive 10x points on same-day live table game points earned.

Sparrow + Wolf is offering New Year’s Eve dining and a special Hangover Brunch kit. The NYE dinner seatings will be available 5 to 9 p.m. and feature a full a la carte menu and 7- or 9-course tasting menus of Chef Brian Howard’s favorite dishes starting at $135 per person (additional wine and cold pressed juice cocktail pairing for $65). There will also be champagne specials. Music by saxophonist Diego Morales. Limited seating, reservations required. The brunch kit from the pantry features Bloody Hanok-Sans, fresh baked loaf of sourdough bread, assorted charcuterie, wheel of cheese, seasonal pickles, take-and-bake duck confit cinnamon rolls, muhammara spread, Turkish hummus and naan chips. Cost is $75. Visit their website or call (702) 790-2147 to make a reservation or to order the New Years Day Hangover Brunch Kit.

On Dec. 31 from noon to 2 a.m.
Steak ‘n Shake’s founder pioneered the concept of premium burgers and milk shakes, and for over 75 years the company’s name has been symbolic of its heritage. In 2010 the first Steak 'n Shake in Nevada opened inside South Point Hotel & Casino and has been serving Steakburgers and Milkshakes daily. Guests can also enjoy half priced shakes and drinks during the daily happy hours from 1 – 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. to close.

Feast upon a Christmas classic, roasted “linz” prime rib at STK Steakhouse. Available for $69 per person on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, this dish is served with confit fingerling potatoes and port wine shallots with black truffle Madera sauce. Choose to add foie gras butter for $10 or shaved truffles for $15. Starting Nov. 27 through Dec. 30 (excluding Dec. 24 and Dec. 25), STK is serving a wagyu selection from all over the world as a part of their holiday offerings.

Stockman’s Steakhouse, located in Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino, will offer a celebratory dinner of veal osso buco, veal shank and vegetables stewed in wine, topped with asparagus and demi-glace sauce, served with parsnip mashed potatoes, priced at $45 per person. The dinner will be available from 4 – 10 p.m. on Dec. 31 and from 4 – 10 p.m. on Jan. 1. Reservations are required for and can be made on-site or by calling 866-751-6500.

Open 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. with a limited menu; open for takeout only 11 p.m. – 7 a.m.
The 24-hour STRAT Café serves elevated comfort cuisine and wok dishes. The contemporary atmosphere honors the nearby Las Vegas Arts District with works by local artists. Takeout is available 24/7. Their Christmas Menu will be available Dec. 24 through Dec. 30. The cafe will offer a three-course menu, priced at $24. Menu selections will include cream of broccoli soup with aged cheddar and paprika oil or cranberry spinach salad with raspberry vinaigrette; honey glazed ham served with rum raisin sauce, silky mashed potatoes and sautéed baby carrots for the main course; and bourbon pecan pie served with maple crème anglaise for dessert. Guests may also purchase each item separately.

Make your holidays extra sweet with limited edition milkshakes and goblets from Sugar Factory American Brasserie. Limited edition offerings include shakes and fancy drinks. In addition to their regular menu full of signature burgers, milkshakes, and goblets, Sugar Factory is also offering all you can drink champagne for $32 per person.

Tape Face’s show is an eccentric, whimsical experience that can be enjoyed by audiences of many different backgrounds, ages and languages. The America’s Got Talent sensation does not speak at all in his show and his message of being true to self can be heard clearly through his amusing routines using sounds, music and laughter. Tickets are still available for the 7:30 p.m. shows on Dec. 31 and Jan. 1. Tickets start at $66 and can be purchased online or by calling 855-234-7469.

The Venetian Hotel
Dec. 31
TAO Asian Bistro will offer a New Year’s Eve dinner for the first time in 15 years. Three seating times, starting a 5 pm will feature the restaurant’s famed menu starting at $75 per person. Complimentary Champagne toast for reservations after 9:30 pm.
Upstairs, TAO Lounge will offer exclusive VIP table bottle service and sounds by DJ Eric DLux. Reservations can be made online or call 702-388-8338.

On Dec. 25 from 3 p.m. to close
The Angry Butcher at Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall will serve multiple savory holiday menu options starting at $49 per person. The dining experience will begin with the choice of crab-stuffed shrimp with red pepper rémoulade or a winter salad with crisp greens, poached pears, sun-dried cranberries, candied walnuts and red wine vinaigrette. As the main entrée, diners can choose one of three options, including the slow-roasted tom turkey with sage sausage and sourdough dressing, honey and clove-glazed bone-in ham, or oven-roasted prime rib. Each entrée will be served with buttered carrots, Brussels sprouts and the choice of scalloped or baked sweet potatoes. Guests will enjoy a pumpkin crème brûlée or pistachio cheesecake for dessert.

The Book at The LINQ Hotel + Experience gives guests the chance to reserve a Fan Cave living room setup for up to four guests. This package includes access to The Book’s vast beverage selection of cocktails, beers and more.

Raise a toast to 2021 this New Year’s celebration at Treasure Island, with traditional fare from The Coffee Shop. First course: House salad, Caesar salad or lobster bisque, entrée: Slow-roasted prime rib au jus served with creamy horseradish, buttery mashed potatoes, demi-glace and sautéed asparagus, dessert – choice of: Apple pie à la mode, Boston cream pie or carrot cake with fresh pineapple sauce. The three-course menu is available for $46 per person.

Ellis Island Casino
Say peace to 2020 at The Front Yard’s New Year’s Eve celebration. Las Vegas’ beloved restaurant will be hosting a 1970s-themed evening where patrons are encouraged to break out their best disco attire. The night will feature incredible specials, including a Steak & Lobster main course, all you can drink packages, fun décor, music, a balloon drop, and more! Reservations are in 90-120 minute blocks and diners can book their tables. Book the 10 p.m. seating to experience a midnight balloon drop and champagne toast. To purchase individual tickets but sit as a group, contact Christina at ce@ellisislandcasino.com to coordinate.

New Year’s Menu King Crab Surf and Turf with complimentary champagne toast. Delicious 6oz Center Cut Filet and a King Crab Leg for $79 per person. You can also upgrade to a 9oz Center Cut Filet for $99 per person.

This New Year’s, The Stirling Club will be featuring exclusive entertainment from The Immersive Group and The Voice’s Cameron Dettman paired with a special menu prepared by Executive Chef, Dan Rossi. For non-members, tickets are $275 (plus tax and gratuity) for a single ticket or $500 (plus tax and gratuity) for a couple. To purchase a ticket, visit their website or call (702)-732-9700.

The Stove located in Henderson is launching a breakfast happy hour in the New Year. Beginning Jan. 1 and every Monday, Tuesday and Friday thereafter, diners can enjoy up to half off signature menu items from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. including a traditional eggs benedict ($7.25), vegan chilaquiles ($12.25), bottomless pancakes ($10) and bottomless mimosas ($10). The Stove is open Saturday-Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

New Year’s Eve at the 360-degree, rotating Top of the World will feature a five-course prix fixe menu from 3 p.m. – midnight.
Dinner at Top of the World will be priced at $125 per person for reservations between 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., with party favors included. For reservations after 9:45 p.m. at Top of the World and 107 SkyLounge, dinner will be priced at $249 and will include fireworks viewing, a champagne toast and party favors. For upgraded window seating at Top of the World, the meal will be priced at $274.

STRAT guests may also celebrate New Year’s Eve from 107 SkyLounge and 108 Drinks for bites and cocktails with a view of the Las Vegas Valley fireworks from above. Following 10 p.m., there will be a minimum price on food and beverage. PT’s Wings & Sports, View Lounge and REMIX Lounge will also be open for celebrations.

The Venetian Resort Las Vegas offers revelers a variety of ways to ring in the New Year with elevated cocktail packages featuring fancy fizzes and festive bubbly, available exclusively at the resort’s Cocktail Collective. While ushering in 2021, guests can sip on Patrón Silver tequila or Grey Goose vodka with complimentary mixers and pop a bottle of Perrier-Jouët champagne, inside the city’s most notable hotspots – The Dorsey, Electra Cocktail Club and Rosina Cocktail Lounge. Starting at $575, these elevated bottle packages are sure to sell out, so reservations are required.

The Vista Lounge will offer VIP treatment this New Year’s Eve with bottle service for groups from two to four guests.

X Country at Harrah’s Las Vegas A Kick’n topless revue featuring a combination of traditional and modern country music chart toppers, X Country showcases stimulating performances from the X Country Girls, who will leave nothing to the imagination. True to the X brand, the X Country Girls are the most beautiful and talented on the Las Vegas Strip, who will tease and seduce the audience audiences to country music’s most popular songs from a combination of traditional and contemporary country music chart toppers. Tickets are still available for the 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. shows on Jan. 1. Tickets start at $47.94 and can be purchased online at or by calling 855-234-7469.

The dining destination’s NYE omakase menu will feature numerous courses of signature dishes, such as the alaskan king crab leg with ponzu lime butter and shichimi pepper, toro tartare with caviar, gold flake, white truffle and miso brioche, exclusive selection of chef simon’s sushi and sashimi, zuma dessert platter and more for $250 per person. Those looking to really splurge can opt for the Dom Perignon exclusive omakase ($400 per person), boasting luxe items including cured scallops with uni, wasabi ponzu sauce, yuzu tobiko, foie gras with japanese mountain peach, unagi, pickled sancho and truffle and much more—and of course, 1 bottle of Dom Perignon luminous 2008 for every two persons. Room reservations at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas are required to confirm this dining experience.

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