Celebrate the New Year with a late-night Mardi Gras gathering, complete with the glory, theatrics and opulence of a masquerade ball. Dress in all your finery and welcome in the early hours of 2019 in pure style, with the house band paying everything from Aretha Franklin, to Fleetwood Mac, to The Rolling Stones.
Late Night New Year's Eve Parties
Scrap packing in the party and going home early; we’re out to make this New Year’s Eve the most memorable yet. While some venues across the capital will fall victim to the limits of their licence, there’s a whole host of nightspots that will be twisting and shaking their way into the new year way beyond 3am. Here’s a hand-picked selection of the best Late Night New Year’s Eve parties in London 2018.
For further inspiration, take a look at our New Year's Eve London Guide.
The oh-so quirky haunt, Toyroom, is hosting a 007 get together that promises to be an exclusive affair. Expect flowing drinks, stunning meals and top-notch tunes all the way to 2019.
Step into an alternate universe at this Brick Lane hideaway, where you'll find an epic 8-hour party filled with immersive acts, live DJs and 4 rooms of music. If that isn't enough, you can even get VIP tickets from only £35; giving you access to an exclusive area with free champagne and pizza.
This New Year's Eve party has a glamorously cheeky edge to it. Party all night long to funky house tunes and be immersed in the Mayfair Circus, with a explosive performance at midnight.
Calling all gin lovers: Gordon's is back and bringing their Pink Gin to Croydon's Memory Box for a night dedicated to the botanical stuff. Expect a bespoke cocktail menu, live DJs and even a flower wall, at one of the best NYE parties in south London.
Calling all foodies: this Covent Garden favourite is turning the heat up a notch, with a 6-course chef's menu featuring some fo their iconic Spanish dishes, as well as, live DJs spinning dancefloor-filling tunes well into the morning.
Head East this New Year's Eve where Floripa will be kicking off with the best tropical party in London. Prepare for club classics, Brazilian bears, dances, cocktails and confetti canons for days.
Stay up all night and welcome 2019 in style at this A-list tiki paradise party. The royally-approved Mahiki is hosting a shindig suitable for even the most famous of faces, dress to impress and sip on champagne as you dance into the new year, just like Wills and Kate.
Be treated like the A-Lister you are at this exclusive BAFTA-inspired New Year's party at Jewel. The Piccadilly nightclub will be transported into a place of pure opulence as you sip on cocktails and dance until the sun comes up.
Party well into the early hours with iconic Shoreditch-based Cargo. The nightclub will be turning up the heat with several rooms of top DJs, including Daniel Pozzebon, there will also be professional performers, cocktails and confetti canons.
Exclusive private members club Raffles is opening its doors for a late-night soiree dripping in opulence. Taking inspiration from the classic flick Eyes Wide Shut, this party is sure to be one mysterious and sensual experience.
This party in Shoreditch is bringing you the best in hip-hop, R&B and more until the early hours. Kick off 2019 in epic fashion, soundtracked by some of the capital's hottest DJs.
Keeping the disco vibes high until dawn, Jack Solomons Club is bringing out the big guns with this Studio-54-inspired New Year's Eve party. Get ready for DJs, live performances and all things disco until 5am.
With a prosecco and canape reception, three-courses of delicious food and bottomless drinks, Proud is putting on a luxury setup this NYE. The special night also signals a decade since the cabaret club opened, so expect big things from this one.
Head over to either Carnaby or Soho to find one of the brilliant Zebranos. The bars will be keeping you up late with a top choice of DJs, prosecco reception, and canapes throughout the evening.
Playing on the best funk and soul until the early hours of the morning, Blues Kitchen Shoreditch's house band will be keeping the party alive until well in the early hours as you see in 2019 in true blues style.
Celebrate new year's eve with an underground party with the most current DJs playing party hits all night long. To top it off, there's a whole load of competitions and prizes to be won, plus an epic countdown to 2019.
Prepare for delicious food, creative cocktails and late night revelry as this northwest London watering hole invites you to ring in the New Year. Expect a food-fuelled menu of canapés, cocktails and a four-course dinner, as well as, live DJs taking you the early hours.
If hip-hop is your thing, then you're gonna want a piece of this east London party. Supa Dupa Fly are taking it all the way back, with the likes of Matchstick from Kiss FM, BBC Radio 1Xtra's Eily Rawson and resident TP providing the ultimate soundtrack.
Keeping you up until 5am, Circa the Club has big plans for New Year's Eve. The Embankment venue is throwing a black and gold party, complete with DJs spinning the best in filthy pop, R&B, and commercial house.
Bringing the party in no uncertain terms, The Magic Roundabout will be going strong until 4am as they wave goodbye to 2018 and to their Old Street home at this party marking the end of a fabulous era.
Head down to Soho where the area's hottest hotel will be bringing you a stunning evening of masquerade delights, cocktails, dancing and New Year's revelry until 4am.
One of Bethnal Green's best New Year's Eve parties, head to this cool and lowkey night of great vibes and great music at The Star as they serve up the ultimate playlist of Disco, Funk, Hip Hop and UK Garage for you to get down to.
This marathon event is a party that's not for the faint of heart, be prepared for non-stop hits and flowing drinks all day and night long as Aquarium plays host to some of London's best talent. There's even a heated swimming pool and hot tub to keep you refreshed as you rave.
Montezuma's NYE masquerade party is sure to be heck of a spectacle, with non-stop music and entertainment until the early hours. Add an air of mystery to your celebrations at this unique and seductive event.
Have yourself one very enchanted evening this New Year's Eve as The Mayfair Club transforms itself into a sparkling 1920s paradise. See in the New Year in style with this epic Gatsby soiree.
Not only can you bag yourself a free ticket to this heaving Brixton party, but there will even be complimentary cocktails and an extended happy hour keeping you watered at minimal cost. On top of that, you'll find DJs providing the beats till 4am.
This South American-inspired party is hosting not one but two massive countdowns to 2019, Brazilian style. Expect plenty of Latino heat with non-stop party vibes until the early hours at Burlock this NYE.
Head to Bloomsbury's swanky Bloomsbury and make yours a slinky celebration as the exclusive Rose Bar welcomes you for an evening of DJs, drinking and dancing, well into the early hours. With a 1920s theme, cracking cocktails and party in the ballroom, this is going to be a big one.
Trevor Nelson is taking over Omeara for a New Year's party that's bursting with soul. Dance your way into 2019 with DJ royalty, flowing drinks and good vibes all night long.
If there's one thing that this central London haunt knows how to do, it's through an epic party that'll take you well into the wee hours. Head here for NYE, when they'll be elevating proceedings with a four-course feast, creative cocktails and karaoke.
Head to Covent Garden where Eve is throwing quite the party to welcome in the New Year. With stunning cocktails as a given, they'll be bringing in DJ Ben Pearce to provide the soundtrack to your midnight countdown.
Kanaloa are letting you live out all your tiki fantasies at this full moon party. Be transported to paradise as you dance the night away, and welcome 2019 with party vibes and delicious tiki cocktails to hand.
Toast to a fabulous year at this north London hangout, as Lockside brings you confetti cannons, live laser shows and a whole host of big tunes. There's even a prosecco reception, so you can make sure the biggest night of 2018 goes off with a bang.
There's no shortage of events and late night parties in east London this year, but this one is all about the music as McQueen welcomes Ibiza's Cafe Mambo for a night filled with the best in house, electro and old-school tunes alongside guest DJs and a three-course dinner.
This 1940's shindig pays homage to the musical Chicago and is sure to keep you entertained all night long. Expect live performances, DJ sets and an unstoppable party feel.
Gem are hosting two floors of house, commercial and R&B all night long. Dance until the sun rises with non-stop hits and booze to keep you fuelled as you party your way to 2019.
Make the most of the final night of 2018 at The Jazz Cafe, as they bring you an eclectic mix of buzzing performers; the likes of Penya, Niji Adeleye Trio and DJ Red Greg. Not only will they keep the dancefloor fired up, but you can even tuck into a tasty spread in the restaurant upstairs.
Take inspiration from South America when you're picking your NYE parties, and head to the all-new SUSHISAMBA in Covent Garden. With a roaring celebration until the early hours, except them to have stunning samba dancers and DJs all night long.
Party until the early hours at Montezuma, fueled by expertly-crafted cocktails, the biggest and best tunes, and an incredible atmosphere as you kick off 2019. This South Ken haunt really is offering the finer things.
Did someone say £10 tickets? If you're quick, you can nab yourselves tickets to Junction House's NYE party for just a tenner, as they bring you a soundtrack of old school, afrobeats and hip-hop from Sandra Omarii, Sarah Harrison and Deejay Fearney of Rock The Belles.
Get down like the stars of Studio 54 as you welcome in the new year. There's a running costume contest so picture yourself as Cher, Diana Ross or David Bowie, and start off 2019 like a disco icon.
One of the biggest parties of the year, Tequila Mockingbird is going all out to make sure you have a stellar New Year's Eve with drinks, dancing and great DJs until 4am.
Head to Tooting where the Tram & Social will be throwing one of the biggest parties in South London. Keeping the energy up until 4am they've got DJs, walkabout acts, glitter artists and massive tunes.
Montague or Capulet? No matter where your allegiance lies Heads + Tails have got a party for you. Join the dual personality venue for a night of artfully mixed cocktails, Champagne, and street food, all until 5am in the morning.
Get ready for an epic New Year's Eve party that not only includes a stellar view of the fireworks but also an huge after-party at Space. Clamber aboard the party boat for a night that will take you along the Thames, before heading over to the massive club for a night that will keep you up until 5am.