9 Hot Spots To Ring In Your New Year

By Mackenzie Taylor
In Culture

Whether you’re more of a quiet celebrator or like to go out and party, New Year’s Eve in STL seems to have something for just about everyone. Need something to add to your last-minute list for this NYE? We’ve teamed up with nine local hot spots where you can ring in your new year.


Ring in the new year at Balaban’s Balabash this New Year’s Eve. The night starts off with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and the waiving of corkage on their retail wine cellar. The three-course menu, priced at $55 plus tax and gratuities, offers three choices at each course and ranges from a maple glazed pork shop to seafood stew as only the award-winning Balaban’s can do it.

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1772 Clarkson Rd. Chesterfield, MO 63017


Wave goodbye to 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis with a night of great food and live music. Enjoy a four-course New Year’s Eve Dinner at Cielo from 6-11pm where there will be live music from Peter Schankman Quartet featuring Feyza Eren, entertaining dinner guests and DJ Andrew Mullins getting the party started until 1am. Say hello to 2016 at the hotel’s New Year’s Day Brunch with more than a dozen delicious options, including bottomless bloody marys, omelets and Colucci’s lobster ravioli. And for those who want to start their New Year’s resolutions on time? Head to the fresh juice and smoothie bar, where you can enjoy light options such as fresh fruit, sushi and yogurt. Make sure to reserve your spot and call  314.881.5759.

Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis
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999 N 2nd St, St. Louis, MO 63102


Ring in the new year at the Malt House Cellar from 9pm-1am. Enjoy a night of dancing with “SLAM Band” and Millennium Music DJ and fun games like billiards, foosball and shuffleboard. Grab a delicious drink at the four-hour premium bar and glass of bubbly at midnight for a champagne toast to welcome in 2016. You don’t want to miss out, so make sure to purchase your tickets today.

Malt House Cellar
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2017 Chouteau Ave. St Louis 63103


Looking for a great place to celebrate the new year? Head Downtown to Howl at the Moon’s epic New Year’s Eve party. With open bar options and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, you’ll be sure to send off 2015 with a bang. To be sure to dance your way into 2016, buy your tickets before they’re gone.

Howl at the Moon
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601 Clark Ave Unit J, St. Louis 63102


Ring in the new year in style in the heart of Downtown at Ballpark Village for NYE Live! Enjoy a four-hour, all-inclusive drink package with access to five different venues all under one roof. If that wasn’t enough, watch the only ball drop in STL complete with confetti, a midnight toast and live entertainment by Charles Glenn Band, DJ Dynamix and more.

Ballpark Village
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601 Clark St St. Louis 63102

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Looking for a great way to say good-bye to 2016? Head to Wheelhouse for a night of Old Hollywood glitz and glam. Grab a drink from the open bar running all night from 8pm-2:30am. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, party favors live entertainment from DJ Deks and DJ Chris Brown and toast in the new year at midnight with champagne. Purchase your tickets before it’s too late.

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1000 Spruce St. St. Louis 63102


Get away with murder at Bissell Mansion’s Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre. Enjoy an evening of laughter and great food in St. Louis’ oldest home. Want to be part of the cast? Ask for a starring role in the show. Or, you can sit back and try to solve the murder all while enjoying a four-course meal.

Bissell Mansion Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre
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4426 Randall Place St. Louis 63107

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Located in Forest Park, Steinberg’s Skating Rink is the largest outdoor skating rink in the Midwest with more than 27,000 square feet of frozen fun. Not only are they open all day, every day, but they’re open on all major holidays, including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. And if you’re feeling cold? Head to the bonfire to stay warm or indoors to the Snowflake Cafe to grab a hot chocolate, food, beer or wine.

Steinberg’s Skating Rink
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400 Jefferson Dr, St. Louis, MO 63110


Wave goodbye to 2015 at Robust Wine Bar this New Year’s. Enjoy a four-course tasting menu (or something off their regular menu!) paired with 3oz wine along with a complimentary champagne toast. Head to either of the Robust locations for a night you’re sure to remember. Snap a photo at the photobooth at Robust Downtown or in the PhotoBus at Robust Webster. Seating is available at 6pm or 9pm, so book your reservations today.

Robust Wine Bar
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227 W Lockwood (Webster Groves) and 635 Washington Ave (downtown)
314.963.0033 (Webster Groves) and 314.287.6300 (downtown)

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