New Year's Eve 2015 London Event Guide
The ultimate guide to New Years Eve 2015 in London. The most comprehensive guide and recommendation for the best NYE parties, club nights, boat parties and all-night clubbing to bid adieu to 2015! London has always been one of the best cities in the world to welcome in the New Year, and 2015 is no different. With an already buzzing nightlife scene it's no surprise that there is a huge choice of great NYE events to attend in London this year; we've outlined a selection of the best right here so your planning just got a little easier.
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Brooklyn Bowl brings New York’s funky urban scene to the heart of London. Boasting *takes deep breath* an ensemble of some of the finest DJs, a multitude of eccentric spaces, twelve VIP bowling lanes with luxury chesterfield sofas, confetti canons, a bar stocked with all the booze that you can ply yourself with at the biggest party of the year, and eleven big screens to broadcast Big Ben's most celebrated chiming the year as it happens, NYE ROCKS really has all of the ingredients for the perfect NYE party.
Take to the Thames this New Year's Eve in London as the Big Bang Boat Party returns for another NYE brimming with debauchery. From late-night DJs and some of the best views of the NYE fireworks in the business, it's all aboard this top notch party boat for a unique New Year's Eve in London to remember. Dress up and get down. Choose between an earlier or later party time.
Those of you after something truly unique this New Year's Eve in London won't be hard pushed to enjoy this silver stunner. Set in a unique location with some of the best entertainment, guests can expect street food, fire shows, clairvoyants, electro swing DJs, face painter and much, much more. Metallic moments when the clock strikes 12? You can count on it.
The Golden Sunrise Boat Party brings you front row views of the fireworks at their all-inclusive cruise along the Thames this NYE. Enjoy a welcome glass of fizz, then bow out of 2015 at a party serving chilli con carne and an endless stream of beer, glasses of wine and single-shot mixers all night long. DJs play those disco hits throughout, and you’ll be treated to a stunning view of the fireworks display as the clock strikes midnight.
In true 'Vegas' style, South London's DNA will be hosting one of the craziest parties in the capital. Expect confetti canons, showgirls, complimentary Champagne receptions, and for those drunk enough, there'll even be a 'lovers alter' where couples can get their ‘vows’ read... Your soundtrack for the night will come courtesy of XclusiveTouch resident DJs, so expect the best of House, Funky, Commercial, 90s, RnB, Hip-Hop and Club Classics.
Fan of the swinging sixties? Well then head down to The Heights Restaurant and Bar's New Year's Eve bash and get your groove on baby. This fifteenth-floor Regent Street gem will greet you with a glass of bubbly upon arrival; neck it and dance the night away as a whole host of performers keep your feet moving into the earliest hours of 2016. Oh, and of course, make sure you turn up in your most stylishly sixties clobber!
Tuck into a luxurious three course meal before dancing the night away (until 5am!) at All Bar One o2 this New Year's Eve. This classy evening will see guests indulging in an exquisite selection of champagnes and wines as they head into 2016. They'll be great music and genuine feelgood vibes. And the icing on the cake... there's a swanky VIP casino with poker, roulette and blackjack tables upstairs!
Put your hands together for the big shining apple that is New York City for your New Year's Eve party in London this year. Across the pond and over to the land of Broadway, bright lights and debauchery, an evening of NYC partying will be hosted at Battersea Park including a 3 course dinner, Manhatten inspired cocktails, dodgems and all the glitter.
Go back to the heyday of Manhattan clubbing and rediscover the golden days of Studio 54 at London's The Oyster Shed. Poised on the banks of the Thames, it'll be a funfair of glitter, disco and glamour; basically all the makings of a fun New Year's Eve party. So dress your festive, retro best and get ready to bring in midnight with a bit of big apple depravity.
Hang out with hedonism this New Year's in London as the Hed Kandi team come out to play. Bringing with them a banging dose of house and DJ antics, McQueen is set to swell as the clock strikes 2016. From entertainment and performers to lashings of bubbly, snag your tickets now for a night to remember.
New Year’s Eve parties are okaaaay, but wouldn’t you rather spend the night surrounded by utterly hilarious people, just like you? You’ll need the Top Secret Comedy Club if so; welcoming a lineup featuring Bennett Arron, Rhys James and Annette Fagon to the stage at this New Year’s Eve special. There’s two show times to pick between, a buzzing atmosphere and an after-party that continues until the wee hours.
The glamorous excess of Hollywood meets the glitter and dancing of Bollywood at the Anise New Year's Eve event in London. Come down for a feast of authentic Indian foods from their canape and cocktails selection. Douse yourself in the extravagance of these two cultures and drink, dance and dine your way into 2016.
Knocking around North London this New Year's Eve? You should be. Barrio North are throwing a Hula Boom Boom NYE special! Donning your floral shirts and tiki skirts, share the last few hours of the year with your loved ones at this Hawaiian beach party. Dance the night away as DJ Oliver Night spins into the early hours of 2016 and the hula dancers keep the tropical tipples flowing well after the clock strikes twelve.
Known for its partying in excess and extravagant club venue, the one and only Tiger Tiger have put together a huge event in the name of all things New Year's Eve in London. If there's one thing you can count on it will be a massive atmosphere, big celebrations and one altogether fun London New Year's Eve that isn't too hard on the wallet either.
Boasting a 5* club DJ, a live singer, signature cocktails and much more, the New Year's Eve Glitter Glamour Ball at Tudor Barn promises to be one of the most exciting NYE balls around. On top of that, there's the option for you to indulge with a premium dining experience too. Begin your evening by tucking into an exquisite five course meal which includes cream of scallop soup, smoked sea bass fishcake, limoncello sorbet, slow-cooked beef fillet and chocolate & chili tart!
Down in Putney, the contemporary confines of the Star and Garter pub are gearing up to throw a huge end of year party to see off 2015 with all the glitz and glamour. Don your best alluring masquerade get-up and get ready to party into the New Year with a touch of mystique and fantasy. This 3 floored bar is set to go off come the midnight chimes.
Take a shot of tequila and get those hips spinning at Barrio Central's Hula Hoop Hop this New Year's Eve! Make sure you're donning your most outlandish floral shirts and your most cheeky tiki skirts when you head down to this Hawaiian NYE beach party (oh, and don't forget your shades and sun tan lotion too!). DJ Will Kirby (Santero) will be keeping the party going into the early hours of the New Year with everything from 50's classics to the latest hip-hop-hits being spun.
A bustling Soho hangout popular with an eclectic crowd, join a lively bunch at Bar Soho for a New Year’s Eve party to be reckoned with. Tickets are £15 (a bargain for central London on NYE), and you can look forward to a playlist featuring guilty pleasures, chart hits and house music favourites.
Forge brings down the curtain on 2015 with a typically lively night of late-night revelry in the City. Dinner and club night tickets are £25, or you could opt to come for the dancing alone. Expect a well-heeled crowd and the best in commercial pop, hip-hop, RnB and house music on the speakers.
Donning your your slickest moustache and swankiest sombrero, head down to Putney cocktail bar El Patron this NYE for their Escobar New Years Eve Party. Here, they'll be eagerly awaiting your arrival with delicious tacos and Patron Tequila cocktails! Your soundtrack for the night will come courtesy of house band Truly Medley Deeply who'll have you dancing into 2016's earliest hours. Oh, and one last thing... there'll be FREE DRINKS ALL NIGHT!
Comedy Carnival always brings out the big guns when it comes to their New Year’s Eve special. This year’s line-up counts an Edinburgh Comedy Award winner, Live At The Apollo star and I’m A Celeb contestant, as Phil Nicol, Zoe Lyons, Paul Sinha and David Morgan take the stage. Laugh until your sides hurt at this popular comedy night, then dance into 2016 at the Bar Rumba after-party, which goes until the sun comes up.
If you're looking to get turnt for New Year's Eve this year, The Driver in Kings Cross is promising to host the wickedest vibes - spinning Hip-hop, RnB and Trap over three floors. Expect a house party vibe as you skank the night away into the earliest hours of 2016. And the kind folks here will even be serving up free pizza before you leave to help sober you up a bit!
Nestled in the heart of Central London, The Warwick return to storm New Year's Eve in London with an exceptional party line-up complete with all the drinks, dancing and DJs trimmings you could hope for. If you're looking for a budget friendly New Year's Eve party in London, then this is your ticket to see 2015 off in style.
Hip Hop Brunch will be hosting a New Year's Eve Dinner Party Extravaganza at a secret London location. Once announced, head down and you'll be greeted with a glass of bubbly. Following that, line your stomach for the night by tucking into a three-course 'dirty south' dinner. Now it's time to go crazy. Drink dirty cocktails and dance the year away as you unleash your inner Ye, Jay and Bey at the famous Hip Hop Karaoke.
This New Year's Eve, embrace your inner wolf and party like a Rockstar at this Wolf of Wall Street Party! So, the rules? What rules!? This spontaneous bash at The Qube Project is for those who like a dash of mayhem. Expect intense ping pong tournaments, impulsive champagne & pizza handouts and secret areas to explore! And that's just the beginning, there'll also be midnight money showers, marauding party midgets and... okay, we don't want to give it all away.
Take to the skies this New Year's Eve in London as the Sky Bar 9 at Hilton Hotel Wembley promises a countdown dazzler to remember. Welcoming in 2016 with a bang of all the sorts, not only is Sky Bar 9 a stunning location to say goodbye to the old and welcome the new, there's dazzling drinks and a stylish atmosphere to boot.
For an undoubtedly fun New Year's Eve in London, Piccadilly Institute will be making your end to 2015 a big one in every single way. Like a huge adventure playground, this is one of London's best clubs for a raucous night out of drinking, dancing and clubbing in excess. With the biggest party of the year around the corner, you can count on them to blow midnight up.
Back to host another cool New Year's Eve party in London, Zoo bar will be throwing a big festive bash to commemorate 2015 in all its drunken debauchery and glory. If you're up for a late night, lots of drinking and a hell of a lot of dance floor storming, then Zoo bar won't disappoint for a fun London New Year's Eve event.
The biggest party starters in king's Cross are back with a New Year's Eve party that will take you back to your sweet 16 days, but with far more debauchery and revelry. Expect confetti canons to go off come midnight, expect a dance floor heaving with the biggest and best chart topping tunes and most of all, expect drinks, lots of drinks.
Consistently rated as one of London’s best bar crawls, the West End Gone Wild NYE special brings the usual amazing discounts and fun atmosphere to the party. This sell-out crawl kicks off in the heart of the West End from 7pm, taking you around some of the liveliest spots in town and sorting you with free entry, free shots and happy hour discounts every step of the way, as well as free champers at midnight.
For an ultimately fun New Year's Eve in London, the crew at Opal are back with another end of year special complete with all the party antics and debauchery you could hope for. Expect nothing less that a full on party marathon that will take you into 2016 with a big, fat bang. For £30 a ticket, you won't be disappointed with their line-up for the close of 2015.
That seafood shack down in Broadgate Circle are throwing together a New Year's Eve party in London that will be an oceana of crustaceans, cocktails and canapes. Crab tavern invite you down for an evening of unlimited drinks and canapes (for an hour and a half) and then the music will take care of seeing you through to 2016.
Razzle dazzle 'em this New Year's in London as Smollenskys are tranporting you back in time to the glamour of the roaring 20s. While the clock may strike 2016, enjoy the swell of a vintage night on the tiles with three course dining, Gatsby glamour, cocktails and dancing a-plenty. So, how about it toots?
Throwing New Year's Eve in London together with a night dedicated to comedy is pure genius. Bring in 2016 at The Comedy Tree for their special show of incredible stand-up where you're guaranteed a laugh from some of the big names in the biz. The Canadian fella Pete Johansson will be taking to the mic with 2 guest comedians following.
Head to Piccadilly Circus and discover Jewel Piccadilly, one of the capital's most buzzing cocktail bars. To see out the year, Jewel will be throwing a NYE bonanza. Here, you'll find a fantastic atmosphere alongside reasonably-priced-yet-delicious cocktails to celbrate with as the clock strikes twelve.
Go wild this New Year's Eve in London as two of the biggest party hosts in London join forces for an all-out, ball dropping affair. From some of the best in pop to power ballads a-plenty, get down with air guitars, karaoke and more as this fun-time team promise an end of the year to remember.
How better to spend New Year's Eve than by having a fabulous feast at Drake & Morgan King's Cross, where a spread of Champagne and a 4 course set menu awaits you. With parties popping off across the city, tuck into an incredible end of year celebration at any of The Parlour, The Folly, The Happenstance and The Refinery in Regent's Place or London Bridge. Welcome in 2016 well fed and well partied at any of these venues.
Partying on a bus is the new rage - trust us. And so, why would you not want bring in 2016 having one huge double decker bus party with all of your mates, a dance floor on board and LED lights? Well you would wouldn't you. Cruise around the city having a general ball and you'll even catch a sneaky view of the famous fireworks come midnight.
For a spectacular view of the fireworks aboard one of central London’s best kept secrets, it’s got to be Bar & Co this year. A party boat permanently moored on the banks of the Thames, bag yourself a priceless spot in front of the fireworks as London’s famous display kicks off come midnight. Away from the sky, there’s plenty of giveaways, a free drink on arrival, a party bag and a playlist of commercial house and dance classics running through until 7am.
A truly stunning location found 100ft above the streets of Kensington, there’s nothing quite like a party at The Roof Gardens. Welcoming a beautiful crowd of flappers and gangsters together this NYE, you’ll party like it’s 1922 at this opulent party with a prohibition twist. There’s a live brass band and DJs, seasonal winter BBQ, complimentary cocktails and a spectacular fireworks display come midnight to help you greet 2016 in true style.
Head down to swanky bar Grace this NYE for an extravagant blowout. Boasting a whopping six sophisticated spaces to explore, there's plenty of room to dance and drink the night away here. With a drink in hand, celebrate as the clock strikes twelve with those nearest and dearest to you, or if you're lucky, pluck a new years eve kiss off of someone new!
An eclectic cocktail bar where Latin America meets Japan, Mommi’s New Year’s Eve Fiesta brings a vibrant party atmosphere to Clapham. You’ll start with some complimentary Mommi fizz upon arrival, before an evening of drinking, dancing and decadence truly gets underway. You can come for a five-course feast (plus unlimited selected drinks) if you’re looking to dine, with DJs playing a commercial, funk & soul, Latino and party mash up until 3am.
The Sounds Familiar music quiz is throwing a big olde hoopla especially for New Years and yes, you're most definitely invited. Always knowing how to throw a party that gets a bit too unruly and debaucherous, the Jerusalem Bar and Kitchen will be hosting this end of year bash. Doors open at 6, get in there early, drink up and eye up the dance floor as there'll be DJing until 3am.
Dig out the Hawaiian print shirts and the tropical grass skirts; for Barrio are hosting a trio of tropical parties around London to see in 2016. DJs keep it strictly vinyl, with rock ‘n’ roll, vintage RnB and plenty of 60s soul and motown on the speakers. Go hard at this fun-time celebration in Shoreditch until 4am, or check out their events in Angel and Soho if they’d suit better.
Scarlet's is a certified party palace so it's no wonder they're gearing up for New Year's Eve in London in a huge way. For an undeniably fun London New Year's Eve party, take to this Leicester Square bar for that raucous midnight moment and see 2016 in surrounded by a like-minded team of revelers. And for only £20 at that, what have you got to lose!
Dirty Martini host a typically stylish and opulent party across each of their seven bars this New Year’s Eve. Get cracking nice and early at Distinctively Dirty - there’s Happy Hour discounts a complimentary glass of Prosecco for those through the door before 9pm. Sure to attract a stylish crowd in the mood for a big party, resident DJs play a storming party mix through until 3am. Can’t get to Covent Garden? No fear, just check out their Clapham and St. Paul’s events instead.
Prepare to send off 2015 in ultimate Alice in Wonderland glory with this Mad Hatters Extravaganza. There'll be cocktails in tea pots, bubbles overflowing at midnight, playful foods and wappy decorations to take in. Fancy dress is encouraged as well so bring on the costume mayhem, big hats and colourful garms - 2016 is nigh!
London's premier gay members club is back on the scene after a fabulous refurbishment and just in time to celebrate and bring you a fun New Year's Eve in London. Tucked away in Soho, you'll find yourself in the thick of the party district where the nights run long and loud. What a way to bid farewell to 2015; you can count on big name DJs and dancing to go down here.
An iconic Leicester Square bar, Ruby Blue is a fun nightclub in London promising to throw a huge hoopla in the name of New Year's Eve. Dance 2015 away to a playlist of the biggest and best party anthems of the year and find yourself in the thick of the biggest party in London. Drinks, dinner and dancing all under one roof and a cheap New Year's Eve event at that.
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the bonkers book, Alice in Wonderland, South London's Rise 46 will be putting on a Mad Hatter party for New Year's Eve. Jump down the rabbit hole and immerse yourself in an eccentric world - teapots are filled with cocktails, quirky cakes and canapés are served up and there's magic from the Mad Hatter himself! A tea party to end all tea parties!
The Loop bar is hosting a big New Years Eve blowout... and they want you to join them. See out the year in style by dancing the night away on a flashing dance floor that Austin Powers would be proud of. Here, you'll simply find great vibes, great booze and great music - a fun, unpretentious venue to see out the closing moments of 2015 with your closest friends.
Burst into the New Year donning your most debonair dress-up at The Piano Works - a listed Victorian warehouse in the heart of Farringdon. Here, they'll be putting on an elegant New Years Eve party - starting with a formal meal at 5pm before letting loose and hitting the dance floor hard until 6am! Boasting two grand pianos, drums, guitars et al, a live band will be performing audience-requested songs from 7pm until two in the morning! Strictly black tie.
Broadway Market's charming two-floor boozer The Cat & Mutton will be hosting a big NYE bash. To see out the end of the year, their resident DJs will be spinning all of the party classics - expect to hear the likes of James Brown, Michael Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Beastie Boys & many more. And to line your stomachs for the night, resident chefs Mother Clucker will be on hand to supply their signature tea-brined twice-fried buttermilk chicken wings too! Grab yourself a ticket for just a fiver!
The decadent and fabulous Dinner Dance collective are back for an end of year special at London's only surviving Thames lighthouse in the Docklands. Expect an evening of cocktails, canapes and three courses served in Champagne extravagance. Then prepare for the Balearic disco to unfold and take you through to 2016.
Looking to go big at one of Covent Garden’s liveliest clubs this NYE? Foundation is the answer; bringing a wave of commercial, pop, house and party tunes to the table for a packed out end of year bash. Get your hands on club night tickets, or make a real occasion of it with a club night and dinner ticket starting from just £25.
Treat yourself to a spot of dinner and drinks with a London New year's Eve party at Sway. Something of a boogie wonderland, you're guaranteed a cheap night out in London at this club with a spread of great music, great food and drink followed by a night of throwing shapes on the dance floor until the midnight hour strikes. Bonjour 2016.
Looking for something unique to do this New Year's Eve in London? How about partying at home? Okay, not quite. Join The Little Yellow Door in their cutesy apartment in West London for a roarer of a bash. From complimentary punch and kitsch interiors, to a brilliant soundtrack, this West London wonder will look after you as the clock strikes 2016.
New Years Eve is probably the biggest night of the year, but let's be honest... it can be a bloody expensive one. Forking out on pre-drinks, tickets for events and bevs at the venue sure adds up quickly. Fortunately, the good folk at Simmons are making sure that you don't break the bank again this year - they're throwing houseparty-styled blowouts in King's Cross, Fitzrovia or plenty of other London spots... and for just £50, you'll get entry, great music, and free drinks all night long!
It's gold it's gold it's gold, it's solid gold babehhh. From Austin Powers to Infernos, this New year's Eve is going to go off so if you want to make sure you're surrounded by Champagne bubbles, retro rompers and a playlist of ultimate party anthems and cheesey tunes, then we've got you covered. Infernos will make your end of year. Trust.
Searching for a stylish backdrop to your NYE celebrations? This is just the spot for you. Grab yourself tickets to No. 11 Pimlico Road's New Year's Eve bonanza to end the year on a luxurious high - with your ticket, you'll receive a cocktail upon arrival, a tasting dinner menu (with wine) & a glass of Prosecco for when the clock strikes twelve. On top of that, they'll of course be a late night/early morning bar to keep you 'quenched' throughout the night, and even better, they'll be an amazing live band to entertain you all evening!
Lavish West London bar, Gem, is throwing a New Years Eve party. Head down and ost up at the long bar - get the drinks in before the clock strikes twelve. When the time comes, make sure you're with your nearest and dearest for the countdown. Following the turn of the year, dance into the early hours in the late night party arena in the basement.
If you're looking for a New Year's Eve party in London with entertainment and where you'll definitely have a good laugh, Strawberry Moons is just the ticket. With a music policy that goes through all the best decades throwing out tunes from the 70s through to the noughties, you'll find nothing but a fun London New Year's Eve atmosphere here.