Top 13 New Year Parties across India

Take a pick from your city and dance your way into 2019!

Shraddha Varma

Want to end 2018 on a high note and step into the New Year with a bang, but haven’t decided where to do so? Well, you can thank us, as we’ve done the hard work and compiled a (not-so) short list of parties happening in a city near you. Go on, scroll the compilation, bookmark your favourite, and dance your way into 2019!

P.S. You’re welcome!



Visit any one of the nine Social outlets in the city of dreams, and rest assured, you’re in for a NYE party to remember. Pick your favourite cocktail/mocktail from the #theNeccessaryNYEParty menu, as you gorge on the unmissable Social classics such as prawns koliwada, China box, and butter chicken biryani, some foot-tapping music and bring in the new year with your favourite squad. 

Where: Social outlets from Colaba to Goregoan


The folks at Hitchki are determined to make it a ‘December to Remember’ and there’s no way you should miss it. At Hichki's Dard-e-Disco (NYE) party not only will you be served good food and music but to add to the celebrations, there are a host of exciting activities planned too. Head to Hitchki with your loved ones to find out what it has got in store for you.

Where: Hitchki at BKC, Thane, Ghatkopar, and Powai

The Daily Bar & Kitchen

Bid adieu to 2018 and begin the new year on a high note with a fun gig featuring DJ Tem10 and Lawrence. The Daily Bar & Kitchen is going to be the ‘IT’ place for lovers of retro, hip hop, and house genres of music. 

Where: Off Linking Road, The Daily Bar & Kitchen

Renaissance Mumbai Convention Center Hotel, Powai

Add an element of mystery to your NYE celebration at the scenic Lake View Café’s End-of-the-year Masquerade’ party. Relish unlimited food and drinks and dance like no one’s watching–all this as you soak in the beautiful night go by against the backdrop of Powai Lake. 

Where: Lake View Café, Renaissance, Powai


Fairmont Hotel

The folks at Fairmont Jaipur, the five-star property in Jaipur, are putting together an epic New Year’s Eve bash just for you! The hotel’s resident DJ Lucky will kick off the night even as you continue grooving to some foot-tapping dance numbers by popular Punjabi composer and singer Jasbir Jassi. Serving their best fare, you can order a four-course meal of your choice and accompany it with a complimentary bottle of premium champagne from their gala dinner. 

Where: 2, Riico, Kukas, Rajasthan


W Goa

A New Year party in Goa is the best escape you can plan to ring in 2019 in style. Take in the amazing views of the Arabian sea at W Goa as you unwind and bid adieu to 2018. Wash down all the stress as you sip on some bubbly at their NYE Bling party. Sunkissed views and dancing to the groovy tunes by Rohit Gidda, need more? 

Where: Rockpool, W Goa


JW Marriott Hotel

If your idea of celebration is party-hopping, then JW Marriott Hotel has the perfect package for you! Go for their New Year Party Hopper package and you’ll have access to three exciting parties hosted in different parts of the property. Binge eat your favourites at these venues and dance carefree to the tunes of DJ Zubair, DJ Akshay, and DJ Kira.   

Where: Mi-A-Mi, JW Marriott Hotel, Pune


Westin Hyderabad Mindspace

Celebrate the victories of 2018 before you take on the adventures of 2019 with your friends and family at the Westin Hyderabad Mindspace. The New Year’s Eve festivities here include music by DJ Shafin, a scrumptious buffet spread by the culinary experts at the hotel, and a line-up of their choicest alcoholic beverages. The festivities will also have a special kids’ zone and a raffle draw too for the ambitious. 

Where: Westin Lawns, Westin Hyderabad Mindspace


Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort and Spa

Ring in the new year by the beach at Sheraton’s ‘Grand New Year’s Eve Party’. They’ve not just got a variety of Indian and international dishes to set the mood right, but also a six-piece live band by Rhapsody. 

Where: Outdoor lawns by the beach, Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort and Spa


JW Marriott Walnut Grove Resort & Spa

Bring in the New Year amidst the picturesque backdrop of the Garhwals at JW Marriott’s Walnut Grove Resort & Spa in Uttarakhand. If you’re a fan of Bollywood music, chances are you will love the NYE celebration here. Savour their exotic delicacies and a variety of cocktails, mocktails, appetizers, and delectable mains to make this a celebration to cherish. 

Where: Grand Ballroom, JW Marriott Walnut Grove Resort & Spa


Aloft New Delhi Aerocity

Party like there’s no tomorrow at Aloft’s Studio space. But first, head to Nook at the property to relish a lavish dinner and the Courtyard space  for your choice of poison. In case you’re planning to get your kids along, Aloft has got a dedicated zone for them, so they can enjoy too. 

Where: 5B IGI T3 Road, New Delhi, Aerocity


Hyatt Centric

Celebrate the big night at the Liquid Bar in Hyatt Centric. Their NYE special extravaganza features an appetising buffet by head chef Manish Uniyal, the best of music by well-known DJs in Bengaluru, and classic tipples to round it up. 

Where: Liquid Bar, Hyatt Centric MG Road


Novotel Kolkata Hotel and Residences

Calling all Bollywood and Hip-Hop music lovers, DJ Aziz has a treat for you at Novotel Kolkata’s Eiffel Ballroom. Don’t forget to take a tour of the live stations set by the hotel’s culinary experts –on offer are mouth-watering dimsums, soupy noodles, kebabs, and more for you. 

Where: Eiffel Ballroom, Novotel Kolkata Hotel and Residences   


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