Put on some diamonds, pop the champagne and let's ring in 2023 the right way...or just stay in, watch a movie and save money on those Uber charges. There is no "right way" to celebrate New Year's Eve, but if you're looking for something to do this year, we've got you covered.
From chic rooftop parties to multi-course dinners and wholesome firework shows, here are 10 things to do this year in the Seattle area.
New Year's Eve Party. A party at Seatle's iconic Smith Tower featuring a live brass band, feather girls, tarot card/palm readings, beer, wine, light bites and a champagne toast (all included) at midnight. 21 and older only.
- 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.
- $250 per person; book online
- Smith Tower
Forum Social House NYE 2023. Live DJs, cocktails, food and more at this party for ages 21 and older.
- 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
- $50 in advance, $70 day of; book online
- 700 Bellevue Way NE #300, Bellevue
New Year's Eve at Supernova. Celebrate NYE at this SoDo club with aerialists, drag queens, DJs, live musicians — and, of course, glitter and confetti. There will be a complimentary champagne toast at midnight.
- 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.
- $100; book online
Fogo de Chão. Two experiences are available: a party with cocktails, light bites and live music or a dinner with a menu featuring fire-roasted cuts, lobster, wagyu and more.
- 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
- $100 or $185 per person; book online
- 440 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue
New Year's Eve Diamonds + Pearls Dinner and Countdown Party. A four-course prix-fixe dinner and a string quartet paying tribute to Prince, followed by a celebration featuring a DJ, photo booth, two complimentary drinks, snacks, a Moet & Chandon midnight toast and more. There is an option for dinner only at 5 p.m. ($150 per person).
- 8 p.m.
- $210 per person; book online
- Charlotte Restaurant & Lounge at the Lotte Hotel Seattle
Caviar and Bubbles. Three sustainable caviars paired with three sparkling wines.
- Seatings at 5, 7 and 9 p.m.
- $65 per person; book online
- Spinasse and Artusi
Eight Row. PNW-themed, eight-course dinner with optional wine/zero-proof pairing available for pre-purchase. They will also host a New Year's Day Brunch (a separate, ticketed event).
- 5 to 9 p.m.
- $180 per person; book online
- 7102 Woodlawn Avenue NE, Seattle
Lark. Five-course dinner, and each guest will take home a box of breakfast goodies, including potatoes, eggs, caramel pecan monkey bread and more.
- 5 and 5:15 p.m. seatings available
- $200 per person with a $20 deposit required; book online
- 952 East Seneca Street, Seattle
T-Mobile New Year's at the Needle. The Space Needle's firework show is back, this year, featuring drone light formations and the fireworks show.
- Festivities start at 8 p.m. with the show at midnight
- Free to attend
- Seattle Center
New Year's Eve Late Night Cruise. Argosy Cruises' NYE cruise for people 21+ is back, featuring a live DJ, views from the water and cocktails, local beer and wine available for purchase.
- 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
- $100 per person; book online
- Departs from Pier 55