New Years Eve Rochester NY 2019-2020

New Years Eve 2019-2020 Around Rochester

PLEASE NOTE: Because of the pandemic, we will not be updating this article for New Year’s Eve 2020-2021. We wish you a happy new year, and good health in 2021!

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Need ideas for New Years Eve around Rochester? We’ve included a variety of playful places to ring in the new year on December 31, 2019! We’ll keep adding to this list as we discover more. 

Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Park Manhattan Square Roc Holiday Village
ROC Holiday VIllage


FREE ice skating at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park at Manhattan Square

JCC Center Stage presents Raise Your Glass

Rochester RazorSharks vs Chautauqua Hurricanes Season Opener

New Year’s Eve Dinner & A Movie: Rebecca at Dryden Theatre

Radio Social Bowling & Live Entertainment

Karaoke Revolution (open mic, but book a private suite in advance if you have a group)

New Year’s Eve Parties at Doug Kents Rose Bowl Lanes in Newark

Batavia Downs 2020 New Year’s Eve Party

9th Annual New Years’ Eve Family Fun Night at Quality Inn & Suites Palm Island Indoor Waterpark in Batavia

New Years Eve around Rochester party


Party Like Gatsby at the Cub Room

Glitterazzi: Our Big Queer NYE Ball

PANDAVISION 2020 at Anthology

Roaring 20s NYE at Old Stone Tavern

The Penthouse Presents: New Years Eve with the Razorsharks!

The Fallen at Bar Louie Greece

Oceans ‘20: A New Year’s Eve Celebration at The Century Club

Acoustic open mic on New Years at The Landing Bar & Grill

Patrick Glantz Acoustic – New Years Eve at McColley’s

New Years Eve BorderTown Bash

It’s the Roaring 20’s Dollface! at Windjammers Bar and Grill

Open G New Year’s Eve at Whiskey River


Good Luck New Year’s Eve Ball

New Years with Noble Vibes at The East End Tavern

New Years Eve 2020: Branca Midtown Bitter Honey The Revelry

NYE at the River’s Edge Party House with Nightfall After Dark

Avon Inn’s 3rd Annual New Year’s Eve Roaring 20’s Gala

JB Aaron Live at Nick’s Chophouse, Martini & Wine Bar in Canandaigua

New Year’s Eve 2020 – The Golden Age of Hollywood Public at Marriott Syracuse Downtown

New Years Eve Around Rochester: Comedy at the Carlson


New Year’s Eve with John DiCrosta at Comedy @ the Carlson

JCC Center Stage presents Big Wigs, Rochester’s Favorite Drag Duo

The Capitol Steps at NAZ

New Years Eve Rochester NY 2019-2020

Oo, Ah, Oh no!

City of Rochester New Year’s Eve – Sadly, there won’t be fireworks this year outside the Riverside Convention Center. But, there’s a DJ Dance Party, giant bounce houses, obstacle course, airbrush tattoos, photo booths, caricature artists, magician, clowns and more! Snacks and beverage will be available for purchase.

Keep in mind, some of these are ticketed events an may still sell out by the time you read this.

How will you spend 2019-2020 New Years Eve around Rochester?

Share your thoughts with us in the comments. Your insight and experience is invaluable!


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COVID-19 NOTE: Some of the information you find in our articles may currently be inaccurate due to closures and cancellations.

Please follow the most current recommendations from the CDC and New York State for spending time away from your home. The great outdoors can provide a well needed respite & escape during stressful times. Please move quickly through parking lots, trail heads, and scenic areas. If crowded, choose a different park, trail, or time to visit. Please day trip responsibly.