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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First seating 6pm & 6:30pm, $125PP @ a table, -OR- $85PP @ our bar counter
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.
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
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.
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
1st seating 5:30pm - 7:15pm: 3 course prix fixe, $79/person + tax and gratuity, $40 children's menu ++
1st seating $250
2nd seating $450
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
Parties and events
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.
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
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
9pm Doors, 9:30pm show - Electro-funk duo described as "An 80s-plundering scrapbook of talk boxes, gloopy synths and digital funk” by pitchfork.
9pm-2am - Join us for a New Years Eve celebration! Open bar until midnight, 2017 Champagne Toast & Special Guest DJs. Tickets: Pre-sale $150, Early Bird $200, Regular $300, tables available: [email protected]
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.
9:30pm - Open bar until midnight + bottomless champagne. Tray passed sushi until 12:30am. Sounds by Mark Jackson.
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.
10pm - Featuring music from different decades every hour
8pm & Midnight - Fireworks over Aspen Mountain.
New Year's Day
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
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.