San Francisco is one of the best cities in the world and definitely one of the best places to ring in the New Year. Whether you are looking for a romantic dinner with your significant other, a family friendly activity or a crazy party, SF has a little something for everyone.
As far as parties go, there are a lot of options. To make things a little easier, the SFNewYears Team has picked out the Ten Best parties in the city in case you are having a hard time making a decision.
The Top 10 San Francisco New Year’s Eve Parties for NYE 2017
1. Kaskade NYE at Bill Graham
The Big Dance Party
Kaskade could have performed almost anywhere in the World for New Years Eve, but the Bay Area really got lucky when he announced that he would be at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on 12/31. San Francisco has had it’s share of big artists on New Year’s Eve, but Kaskade definitely is one of the biggest. General Admission Tickets are $95, or you can ring in 2017 in style and luxury upgrading to a VIP ticket. The VIP area will offer prime floor viewing, special décor, a free coat check area, expedited entry and exclusive lounges and seating with a private cash bar. Free tapas, as well as a midnight champagne toast will be available in the VIP area.CLICK HERE
2. Disco San Francisco at Hotel G
Something for Everyone + Awesome Deal
Hotel G and the adjoining 398 Restaurant and Lounge will be hosting it’s first New Year’s Eve event and with Van Bobbi playing a live performance and Chris Harnett on the decks, this event will be one of the best parties in the city. There will be 3 different areas: The Main Room, The Lobby and The Speakeasy and each one will some awesome production and great music. Even better, get a room at Hotel G and you won’t have to go far to get to the party or go home.CLICK HERE
3. Speakeasy New Year’s Eve Cruise
The New Year’s Eve Cruise
This year, try opting for an experience that you won’t forget and skipping the run-of-the-mill experience that will find you cooped up in a crowded nightclub, bar, or lounge. This themed event will transport you back to the 20s as you’ll be surrounded by a slew of movers and shakers all decked to the nines. With black jack tables and dealers, 2 DJs spinning the best in Top 40, four hours of open bar, there isn’t really much that’s missing from this event. To top things off, you’ll be taking in the best views that the city has to offer from the outside in, including Treasure Island, Alcatraz, The Bay Bridge Lights, Golden Gate Bridge, and the beautiful San Francisco Skyline.
4. Fireworks New Year’s Eve at Fish & Farm
Cheap Tickets close to the Fireworks Show
Located just off of the Embarcadero, not far from San Francisco’s beautiful fire works show, Fish and Farm is the perfect spot to indulge this New Year’s Eve. With a wide variety of craft beers, an expansive collection of premium spirits and an impressive array of whiskey, Bourbon, Scotch and Rye, Fish and Farm is the perfect venue for those looking to treat themselves, as they ring in 2017. This is also one of the most affordable parties in the city (tickets are only $25 right now) so it won’t break the bank. Tickets will get you free access all night so you can go check out the fireworks and then finish the night drinking and dancing.CLICK HERE
5. Stock in Trade New Years Eve 2017
The Party Bar
Stock in Trade has had an epic New Year’s Eve event every year. With unlimited premium open-bar, dinner buffet, midnight count-down, balloons and some killer tunes, you won’t be disappointed. This event always has an amazing crowd and the dinner buffet is one of the best dinner options in the city.CLICK HERE
6. Comedy Countdown at Cobb’s Comedy Club
The New Year’s Eve Comedy Show
If you are looking for a littles something different, check out Cobb’s Comedy Club for their Annual New Year’s Eve Bash. Hosted by Gary Cannon, the lineup includes sets from Greg Fitzsimmons, Beth Stelling, Phil Hanley, Nick Youssef, Emo Philips, Conor Kellicutt.
7. Kaytranada & Anderson .Paak NYE at 1015 Folsom
For the Music Lovers
1015 Folsom will be hosting one of the best lineups in the City with performances by Kaytranada, Andersen .Paak & the Free Nationals (live). Additional support will be provided by Pomo (live), Jarami (live), Reva Devito (live), Blap Deli, Big Von, Bogl, Marky, Kevvy Kev, King Most, DJ Hakobo, White Mike, Izzy Wise, Arturo and DJ Bluz. This event will offer LOTS of music and lots of fun.CLICK HERE
8. New Year’s Eve at the Armory featuring Justice
The Big One
In recent years, the Armory (home to Kink.com) has become notorious for holding some pretty insane parties, but this New Year’s Eve event is shaping up to be the best one yet. The infamous DJ Duo, Justice, will be headlining this massive event along with Sebastian and Louisahhh. This one will be a racer, so if that is what you are looking for, there is no place else you should be.CLICK HERE
9. 80s and 90s Dance NYE Ball ftg. Pop Rocks
A Time Machine back to the 80s and 90s
It’s hard not to have a good time at an 80s/90s themed party and New Year’s Eve at 111 Minna will be the best retro party in the city. Pop Rocks will have you dancing all night with a full live set of songs that you can sing along to. Add in DJ Dave Paul, a photo booth, balloon drop, champagne toast and a full CANDY BAR and you have everything you need to ring in the New Year.CLICK HERE
10. NYE Massive at Parc 55
The Annual Fancy Rager
NYE Massive returns with its 15th annual New Year’s Eve bash, celebrating the biggest night of the year with an epic five-city party. As Vegas, Hollywood, Miami and New York get their festivities underway, here’s your chance to ring in 2017 at the San Francisco holiday hub, the Parc 55 Hilton Hotel. Featuring DJs on 5 dance floors, a massive screen for the countdown and a massive Balloon Drop and music by DJ Cams, DJ J-Trip, DJ Supreme ad more!