You know what follows after Christmas, that’s right, New Year’s. New Year’s Eve is bound to be yet another unforgettable evening (just make sure to beat the traffic!). So, without further ado, here are some of the best places for you to say goodbye to this dumpster fire of a year and ring in the new one:
There’s nothing better than feasting on tacos, so enjoy the final moments of 2020 by devouring some of the best in town at Bandidos! For RMB228, enjoy your last meal of the year in Mexican fashion. Call ahead to book a table.
Thu Dec 31, 6-9pm; RMB228 (at door). Bandidos.
Get down with the good vibes at Brasston this NYE starting at 10pm. Tickets are RMB80 and include a free drink. Find your groove with Chong and SPZ on music duty to ring in the New Year. Click here to learn more.
Thu Dec 31, 10pm; RMB80 (includes a free drink). Brasston.
Say goodbye to 2020 with quality craft beer and a ‘New Year Beer Cocktail’ at Bravo. The event starts at 8pm. Buy tickets via the poster QR code.
Thu Dec 31, 8pm-late; RMB188 (early bird), RMB218 (at door). Bravo.
Golden tassels and shiny headdresses are sure to break the monotony of the city at midnight. Partygoers can travel back to the roaring ’20s with a charming retro Golden Countdown Party. Usher in 2021 with a year-end party at The Churchill Bar. There will be an award for best dressed and lucky draws with fabulous gifts for our lucky winners.
Thu Dec 31, 10pm-2am. The Churchill Bar.
Fei in W Guangzhou will host its ‘Back to Studio 54’ countdown party on Dec 31! DJ Calvin Z will electrify the stage with his unique music and ignite the last night of 2020 and welcome 2021 with endless drinks and exciting performances.
Thu Dec 31; RMB300/person, RMB238 (early bird till Dec 30) price includes one glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Champagne. Fei.
Fat Boi Cocktail Bar
If you like neon and counting down, head to Fat Boi Cocktail Bar for New Year’s Eve parties on Dec 30 and 31 starting at 8pm.
Wed-Thu Dec 30-31, 8pm. Fat Boi Cocktail Bar.
Spend the last day of 2020 in style at Grand Hyatt Guangzhou. Enjoy a delicious New Year’s Eve set dinner from 7-9pm before partaking in a retro countdown party.
Thu Dec 31, 7pm; RMB348 net (set dinner), RMB348 net (countdown party). G Bar.
InterNations Guangzhou is looking forward to seeing all of you at their biggest event of the year: New Year Countdown Party! Put on your best outfit and ring in 2021 with expat guests at a five-star hotel and enjoy the best festive atmosphere together. The entrance fee includes four hours of free-flow drinks! Scan the poster QR code to learn more.
Thu Dec 31, 9pm. G Bar, Grand Hyatt Guangzhou.
If you’re looking for an all-out rowdy NYE celebration, Ginstar is offering seven hours of free flow to welcome the New Year. Snacks and live music will also be on hand. If you manage to remember the entire night, then needless to say you are ready to take on 2021!
Thu Dec 31, 6.30pm-late; RMB258/person. Ginstar.
Ring in the New Year at this new Panyu haunt and score a free shot just for wearing gold. Expect good music and drinks at Goat this NYE.
Thu Dec 31. Goat.
Apparently, Hooley’s is pulling out all the stops this New Year’s Eve, with a Heineken dance performance and prizes up for grabs. Expect a killer night at the Xingsheng Lu hangout.
Thu Dec 31. Hooley’s.
If you’re looking for a countdown party with a view, then look no further than Jojo’s. It’ll be a wild finish to 2020 at this Party Pier haunt, so bring your friends out for an exciting celebration.
Thu Dec 31. Jojo’s Riverside.
Whether they’re the love of your life or simply a new love interest, take that special person out for an amazing set course at Mammamia on New Year’s Eve. Enjoy Prosecco and a delicious Italian meal for RMB888 for two people.
Thu Dec 31, 6pm; RMB888 for two. Mammamia.
The theme at Mellow Pub on NYE is Champagne. Expect lots of it as the venue is selling bottles for RMB150 and a Champagne shower to boot.
Thu Dec 31, 10pm. RMB150/bottle. Mellow Pub.
Finish 2020 in grand fashion by crushing Karakuchis at Mo’s Lounge. Enjoy free flow of Japan’s finest nectar for RMB99 or dig a little deeper in the wallet for free flow Vedett for RMB158. The deal lasts from 7-10pm and is a surefire way to kick off the night’s festivities.
Thu Dec 31, 7-10pm; various prices. Mo’s Lounge.
Looking for a familiar place to ring in the New Year? If so, look no further than Morgan’s. Enjoy happy hour from 4.30-7.30pm, and possibly sing a song or two for the final karaoke of the year.
Thu Dec 31. Morgan’s.
Celebrate the end of the year by moving your body to the beat, topping up your wine glass and enjoying a starry view. An enviable selection of fine spirits and delicious nibbles awaits you at Tian Bar this festive season. On New Year’s Eve, guests can select the Perrier Jouët package which includes a bottle of Grand Brut champagne or Rosé champagne. Book a table and enjoy live entertainment from 7pm until 1am.
Thu Dec 31 7pm-1am; call to book a reservation. Tian Bar, Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou.
Cheers to 2020 and say hello to 2021! Enjoy drinks and snacks at Woo Bar to amp up the festive vibes and kick start the New Year with your friends.
Thu Dec 31; RMB1,280/person (Including free flow of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne, any two kinds of snacks from the appointed menu and one mini fruit platter); RMB300/two people (Including two glasses of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne and one kind of snack from the appointed menu)*If you buy TKT New Year Dinner at the original price, you can get a WOO bar countdown package for two persons at RMB1. Woo Bar, W Guangzhou.
Can you believe 2020 is finally coming to an end? We sure can’t. Party away all the bad experiences over the past 365 days and dance until 2021 arrives at Zapata’s.
Thu Dec 31. Zapata’s.
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