In the Denton, Texas, area, you and your family and friends can check out a number of fun ways to celebrate New Year’s. You’ll find below some of the best New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day events in the region, put together by the team at Huffines Kia Corinth.
The David Whiteman Band New Year’s Eve Party
The David Whiteman Band New Year’s Eve Party takes place at the Marriott Hotel at Legacy Town Center in Plano, about 40 minutes away from Denton. This entertaining band plays Top 40 hits, pop, R&B, funk, rock, and many other musical genres. You can enjoy male and female vocalists, keyboards, a five-piece horn section, a rhythm section, and more. They cover many popular artists and bands, including David Bowie, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Prince, AC/DC, Pat Benatar, Queen, and more.
Black tie or cocktail attire is required, and audience members can’t wear baseball caps, tennis shoes, T-shirts, or jeans. Masks may be needed in more crowded areas, such as elevators and restrooms. You can choose from many packages, and party favors are complimentary. Some of the options include a three-course dinner, champagne toast, reserved seats, a meet-and-greet with the band, valet parking, and special rates for rooms at the hotel. Admission is $100 to $300 per person depending on the package, and tables with multiple seats are available. Visitors must be 21 or older to enter.
Location: The Marriott Hotel is located at 7121 Bishop Road in Plano, Texas.
Hours: You can visit from 6:30 p.m. on New Year’s Eve to 1 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
The New Year’s Eve Masquerade Party at Hotel Vin
You can enjoy an array of interesting costumes and decadent wines at Hotel Vin’s New Year’s Eve Masquerade Party. It’s in Grapevine, about 30 minutes away from Denton. This event takes place in the Bordeaux Ballroom, and it includes blackjack, dancing, and live music by Mix Tape. They’ll play rock, R&B, pop, hip hop, modern country, dance music, and more. There’s also a four-course dinner with Gulf oysters, caviar, spiced lobster bisque with coconut, wild salmon with glazed asparagus, and American Wagyu tenderloin with foie gras, petite mustard sauce, and bordelaise. Each course comes with a different type of wine.
You’ll also get party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. For a lower admission fee, you can also choose to come for the casino and dancing only. A VIP lounge is available as well. It includes bottle service for six people and a front-row seat to watch the band. Guests must be 21 or older to attend.
Location: Hotel Vin is at 215 E. Dallas Road in Grapevine.
Hours: Dinner starts at 7 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, and the VIP lounge opens at 9 p.m. The party lasts until midnight.
NYElectric 2023 takes place on the 33rd floor of the W Dallas Hotel and the venue’s popular Altitude rooftop. The balcony has a unique glass floor with stunning views of the Dallas skyline, and it’s about 50 minutes away from Denton. This event has a five-hour, premium, prepaid bar, three different areas where you can mingle with other visitors, and two top DJs. More than 400 people are expected to attend, and party favors are included.
There’s also a VIP area with a private balcony and bar. VIPs get upgraded party favors as well. The dress code is formal, but designer denim is allowed. Participants must be 21 or older, and valet parking is available.
Location: This event is at the W Hotel at 2440 Victory Park Lane in Dallas.
Hours: NYElectric starts at 9 p.m. New Year’s Eve, and it ends at 2 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
The 13th Annual Dallas New Year’s Eve Ball
The 13th Annual Dallas New Year’s Eve Ball will take place this year at the Southside Ballroom. You can attend parties on two different floors with separate New Year’s Eve countdowns.
Each floor has its own theme and different music. At midnight, you can see the fireworks in Downtown Dallas from the ballroom. This is a multitiered room with a concert-style stage, a massive dance floor, and a state-of-the-art lighting and sound system. The DJ will play hip hop, Top 40, and Latino hits. The top floor has a more intimate speakeasy feel. Lounge areas are spread throughout the dance floor, and the DJ will play songs from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s, mixed with more recent hits.
Party favors are complementary, and dinner is available. There are several full-service bars, and there are multiple seating areas. A coat check, party games, and a backdrop for photos are available as well.
Location: This fun event happens at the Southside Ballroom at 1135 Botham Jean Blvd. in Dallas.
Hours: The New Year’s Eve Ball starts at 6 p.m. for premium ticket holders. General admission starts at 8 p.m., and the party ends at 2 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
Crawl ‘Til the Ball Falls
Crawl ‘Til the Ball Falls is a New Year’s Eve bar crawl in downtown Dallas. For $20, you can get a wristband that gives you admission to more than 10 bars and clubs with no additional cover. Many places offer champagne toasts, and you can watch the Times Square ball drop on TV. Each location that participates has an exclusive New Year’s Eve drink special, and attendees must be at least 21 years old.
Location: The bars are within walking distance of each other in Downtown Dallas.
Hours: This event starts on New Year’s Eve at 8 p.m. and ends at 2 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
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