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Celebrate 2016/17 New Year's Eve in Aspen

Fireworks over Aspen Mountain

Nothing compares to New Year's Eve in Aspen. Ski or board the day away then choose from an array of activities, including two sets of Fireworks!  Fireworks are at 8PM and Midnight over Aspen Mountain.

Looking for suggestions on what to do on New Year's Eve? Below is a partial list of dinners and parties happening in Aspen.

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Acquolina Trattoria & Pizzeria
First seating 6pm & 6:30pm,  $125PP @ a table, -OR- $85PP @ our bar counter
Second seating 9pm & 9:30pm, $295PP @ a table, -OR- $185PP @ our bar counter
970.925.8222 acquolinaaspen.com
Ajax Tavern - The Little Nell
Secure the best seats in Aspen to watch the NYE annual Fireworks shows at 8 pm or midnight. A special 3-course prix fixe dinner is offered with an early seating if you’d like to be out by 8:30 pm. Otherwise, settle in for dinner and a fireworks show with the late seating.
Both seatings are $250++/guest and include a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label per person.
970.920.6334 thelittlenell.com
First Seating: 5:30pm-6:45pm, 5-course tasting menu, $175 per person with an optional $100 wine pairing and a $60 3-course kids menu - Menu
Second Seating: 8:30pm-10pm, 7-course tasting menu $250 per person with an optional $125 wine pairing - Menu
Guests will be welcomed to the patio to watch the fireworks at 8pm & midnight.
970.429.8284 bbskitchen.com
Casa Tua
First Seating: 6/6:30pm, $400 per person excluding tax and gratuity - Menu
Second Seating: 8:30pm, $700 per person excluding tax and gratuity, including a bottle of Cristal per couple - Menu
Element 47 - The Little Nell
6pm-10pm - Join us for an extravagant meal at Aspen’s most chic place to dine. Executive Chef Matt Zubrod is serving a festive 4-course prix fixe menu featuring New American cuisine. Wine pairings will be available.
970.920.6330 thelittlenell.com
Grey Lady
First Seating 5:15pm-5:45pm, $95/person - Menu
Second Seating 7:15pm-7:45pm, $150/person - Menu
970.925.1797 greyladyaspen.com
L'Hostaria Ristorante
First Seating 5:30pm-6:30pm - Regular Menu
Second seating 9pm & 9:30pm - 3 Course Menu - $250/person in the dining room, $190/person at the bar, not including: beverages, tax, and gratuity
Live music starts at 9:45pm provided by The Boogie Machine
970.925.9022 hostaria.com
1st seating 5:30pm - 7:15pm: 3 course prix fixe, $79/person + tax and gratuity, $40 children's menu ++
2nd seating 7:30pm or 8pm: 3 course prix fixe, $89/person + tax and gratuity
3rd seating 9:30pm or 10pm: 4 course prix fixe, $99/person + tax and gratuity
970.925.5882 mezzalunaaspen.com
The Monarch
Two seatings, prix fixe dinner - Menus
970.925.2838 monarchaspen.com
Prospect @ Hotel Jerome
1st seating $250
2nd seating $450
970.429.7610 hoteljerome.aubergeresorts.com/dining
Steakhouse No. 316
Two seatings, prix fixe dinner - Menus
970.920.1893 steakhouse316.com
The Portal @ TQD - St. Regis Aspen Resort
5pm-8pm - New Year's Eve family supper is held in The Portal @ TQD, where Executive Chef Samir Roonwal has prepared a special 5-course menu.
Adults $223, Children $70
9pm-12am - New Year's Eve Midnight Supper held in The Portal @ TQD. Featuring a special 5-course menu as prepared by Executive Chef Samir Roonwal, as well as bottomless Champagne, New Year's party favors and live music.
970.429.7373 stregisaspen.com
The Wild Fig
Two seatings, prix fixe dinner - Menus
970.925.5160 thewildfig.com


Parties and events

Shadow Mountain Lounge - St. Regis Aspen
5pm-2am - Celebrate NYE with a live DJ, cocktail service by Shadow Mountain Lounge Bar and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight with a premier view of the Aspen Mountain fireworks.
No cover charge and open to the community.
970.429.7373 stregisaspen.com
Clicquot Cats
7:15pm-8:45pm & 11:15pm-12:45am - Your Clicquot Cat will depart from the base of Ajax for a ride up Little Nell run to a private setting on the slopes with seating, blankets and a dedicated server at your beck and call to pour Veuve Clicquot’s La Grande Dame Champagne by the magnum (three per cat), present Royal Kaluga Caviar and canapes, and serve The Little Nell’s signature hot chocolate for children (with an option for Schnapps for adults).
$10,000 all-inclusive/snowcat for up to 12 people
970.920.4600 thelittlenell.com
Aspen Gold Rush NYE - Aspen Kitchen & Rick House Social
7:30pm-1:45am - Aspen's premier NYE event featuring two stories, two DJ's, open bar and Hors d'oeuvres. As a guest at Aspen's finest NYE event, you will enjoy fine fare, craft cocktails and stellar views of Aspen Mountain upstairs at Aspen Kitchen and DJ, dancing and premium table service below at Rick House Social.
Bonfire & DJ - Wagner Park
8pm-Midnight - FREE! Ring in the New Year in Wagner Park as you listen to a DJ and warm up by the bonfire before enjoying the fireworks over Aspen Mountain at 8pm and Midnight.
970.429.2093 cityofaspen.com
The Doo Wop Project - Wheeler Opera House
8pm - Featuring current and former starts of Broadway’s smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical, and their hot band, The Doo Wop Project brings unparalleled authenticity of sound and vocal excellence to recreate—and in some cases entirely re-imagine—some of the greatest music in American pop and rock history. A perfect way to ring in the New Year!
970.920.5770 wheeleroperahouse.com
Champagne Dreams - The Limelight
8pm - Delectable passed Hors d'oeuvres, Open Bar from 9:30pm-1:30am, Midnight Champagne Toast poured by Moët & Chandon, Vodka Poured Belvedere, NYE Party Favors, Music provided by local favorites DJ Trizz and DJ MayFly, Photo Booth provided by Social Light Aspen.
$189, $5,000 VIP Table for 10 Guests
New Year's Eve Extravaganza - The Sky Hotel
8pm-1am - From general admission to VIP bottle service
Tickets: $250 - $4,000
970.925.6760 theskyhotel.com
Aspen Film's Annual New Year's Eve Casino Royal Bash! - St. Regis Resort
9pm-1am -  Aspen Film Presents their 1st Annual New Year’s Eve Casino Royale Bash – an evening of wining, dining, dancing and gaming! Ticket prices vary.
970.925.6882 aspenfilm.org
Chromeo - Belly Up Aspen
9pm Doors, 9:30pm show - Electro-funk duo described as "An 80s-plundering scrapbook of talk boxes, gloopy synths and digital funk” by pitchfork.
$170 GA / $470 Reserved
970.785.8500 bellyupaspen.com
Cocktails in the Courtyard - St. Regis Aspen
9:30pm-1am -  Cozy up next the fire with a cocktail and blanket while you gaze up at the gorgeous mountainside. Ring in 2017 with the midnight fireworks display.
No cover charge and open to the community.
970.429.7373 stregisaspen.com
Bootsy Bellows Aspen
9:30pm - Open bar until midnight + bottomless champagne. Tray passed sushi until 12:30am. Sounds by Mark Jackson.
Tickets $500
The Dom Perignon Party - The Little Nell
10pm-1:30am - Ring in 2017 at Aspen’s “it party” of the holiday season. The exclusive celebration takes place throughout Chair 9, the living room, element 47’s bar and outdoor lounge, as well as the Grand Salon. Enjoy bottomless Dom Perignon, Belvedere cocktails and an open bar, along with food stations replenished throughout the night. Electric Violinist Kat V and DJ Lexey will get the crowd on their feet in The Belvedere Lounge, DJ Cyn will be spinning in The Dom Perignon Lounge with a live act and Josefina Mendez Jazz Trio will perform in The Hennessy Lounge. 
$495/person. Elevated, private seating for up to eight guests with bottle service and your own private butler is available for $9,995/group. Please Note: Ticket price does not include fees, taxes & gratuity.
970.920.6334 thelittlenell.com
Grey Lady Aspen Presents Enchantment Under The Sea NYE
10pm - Featuring music from different decades every hour
Admission $150 - Open bar 11pm-1am, Champagne toast as the clock strikes midnight
VIP $175 - Complimentary "Under the Sea" hors d'oeuvres, Complimentary full open bar
VIP Table Service $5,000 - Table for 8 & added benefits
970.925.1797 greyladyaspen.com
Fireworks - Aspen Mountain
8pm & Midnight - Fireworks over Aspen Mountain.
970.429.2093 cityofaspen.com

New Year's Day

The Portal @ TQD - St. Regis Aspen Resort
Join us for New Year's Day Brunch in The Portal @ TQD. Sip a Mimosa or our signature Bloody Mary, the Downhill Snapper, and reflect upon the past year while welcoming in 2017.
Adults $95, Children $45
970.429.7373 stregisaspen.com
Rose Bowl - Shadow Mountain Lounge, St. Regis Aspen
A special viewing of the Rose Bowl football game will take place following brunch in the Shadow Mountain Lounge. Food and Beverage available through Shadow Mountain Lounge bar.
970.920.3300 stregisaspen.com