New Year's Eve 2017 in Leicester
A hot spot for Midlands merriment, although Leicester is no London, you'll still find a thriving nightlife owed to by its top selection of bars, clubs and pubs. With what is undoubtedly the biggest party of the year on the horizon, we've creamed the crop of this wee city's places to go for a night out so you can find yourself the best New Year's Eve party in Leicester. Whether you're looking for a budget friendly occasion, some late night clubbing or a cocktail haven, these are our top picks of potential New Year's Eve events in Leicester.
Last updated on 8th November 2017
If you like your Leicester New Year's Eve parties big and brash, this is the one for you as O2 Academy go all out. With a number of arenas, from a raver's paradise through to a Subbsonic space, this party will keep you up til 6am.
Not only celebrating New Year's Eve in Leicester, Club Republic are also celebrating seven years of bringing you banging club nights; head there for the usual mash-up of top DJs.
They might be new on the Leicester New Year's Eve clubbing scene but they're certainly not one to shy away from an epic party; head over to Blueprint for a mix of DJs and live acts as this garage-focused club.
Take it back to the 1920s this New Year's Eve as The Cosy Club in Leicester throw a Gatsby-themed bash. Along with cocktails and canapes to kick things off, the evening will have a four-course meal and live music.
As big and bold as ever, Leicester Athena are giving New Year's Eve a Moroccan twist. Enter 2018 with a party that includes a three-course meal, aerial entertainment, casino games, fairground rides, bubbly and plenty of surprises.
Put on your dancing shoes and head over to Hilton Leicester for a night of dinner and DJs. The swish hotel is putting on a four-course meal, Champagne reception and disco.
A pubbing favourite, The Orange Tree is awash with a charming beer garden, live musical musings on the regular and an all round good fun atmosphere. Bring in 2018 surrounded by your friends for a cool New Year's Eve party in Leicester where hearty pub nosh, cocktails and barrels of beer are up for grabs.
Dubbed as something of a cafe-bar, Fat Cat is an intimate venue as kitsch as it is cool tooting the horn for both a night out with cocktails or some late hours on the dance floor. Open late on the weekends and ploughing out creative cocktails, Fat Cat is a sound option for a fun Leicester New Year's Eve party.
If you're looking for big end to 2017 that will take you all the way through to 2018, Ghost is the answer to your hunt for a clubbing New Year's Eve event in Leicester. Go all the way until 5am and you'll find DJs smashing out tunes, a bar well stocked with tequila labels and an otherwise playlist of hip hop, RnB and house to keep you going.
A retreat of ski chalet proportions, Apres Lounge is a little piece of snowy inspired mountainside in the heart of the city. Stag heads adorn the walls, the place is clad in woods and vistas of rugged landscapes make for the wallpaper here. For a themed Leicester New Year's Eve party at the Apres Lounge until the sun goes down.