New Year’s Eve

Where will you be when the clock strikes midnight?

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Some events have been canceled or postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak precautions. These listings may not reflect the most recent updates. Please check official event and venue websites to confirm the status.

As one of TripAdvisor’s top 13 cities in the country to celebrate New Year’s Eve, Atlanta ushers in each year with the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, live concerts, and late-night parties.

Plan your getaway to Atlanta for the holidays! Explore more Atlanta holiday fun and entertainment taking place throughout the season and find great deals on hotel packages from Stone Mountain and Buckhead, as well as discounts on tickets to some of Atlanta’s most popular attractions. 

Things to do on New Year’s Eve in Atlanta

Biggest Sporting Events of the Year

The Chick-fil-A Bowl, one of the biggest college sporting events of the year, has featured top college programs like Georgia, Florida State, and LSU, in addition to future NFL stars such as Jim Kelly, Hines Ward and Cam Newton.

New Year’s Eve Parties and Celebrations

Atlanta celebrates the new year in style! We’re counting down the best New Year’s Eve parties and celebrations in Atlanta as we prepare our locals and visitors to ring in the new year. 

Showing 115 of 16

No events available. Try clearing filters and searching again.

Editor’s pick

Every day for 4 weeks until 01/08/2021

Winter Wonderland at Fernbank

Enjoy a season of celebrations during Fernbank’s annual Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Traditions Around the…

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Hot Event

12/5/20 – 12/31/20

Celebrations in Light Programs

We’re exploring this chilly season with some cool science, art, and stage programming complete with…

Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Hot Event

Every day for 8 weeks until 01/31/2021

PRISM: Winter Lights at Woodruff Park

Back for its second year, PRISM: Winter Lights at Woodruff Park, presented by the Atlanta…

Woodruff Park

Hot Event

12/31/20

New Year’s Bubble Bash

Countdown to 2021 with Atlanta’s favorite NYE party for families! Join Children’s Museum of Atlanta…

Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Hot Event

11/21/20 – 1/3/21

Holiday in the Park

Christmas trees and more than one million LED lights to create holiday magic select nights…

Six Flags Over Georgia Railroad

12/31/20

BROTHERHOOD (Doobie Brothers Tribute)

Brotherhood is made up of eight veteran musicians, which include three guitarists, two drummers (just…

Eddie Owen Presents @ Red Clay Music Foundry

12/31/20

New Years Eve Party

New Years is around the corner, make sure you book your table early to start…

Josephine Lounge

Multiple weekdays for 4 weeks until 01/03/2021

Holiday Tree Trail

Discover holiday-themed trees nestled throughout the Garden created by artists, businesses and staff. Restrictions: *…

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville

Every day for 3 weeks until 12/31/2020

Lights of LIFE at Life University

The Life University campus is being decorated for the annual Lights of LIFE seasonal celebration….

Life University

Multiple weekdays for 6 weeks until 01/16/2021

Holiday Model Trains

Join kids and the kids at heart for this holiday favorite.

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Inc.

Every day for 8 weeks until 01/30/2021

Holiday Social Bar

Joining the Atlanta holiday bar scene, The Rooftop at Ponce City Market introduces Holiday Social…

The Roof at Ponce City Market

Discover More

Get to know Atlanta, and discover the best things to do around the city.