New Year Eve Parties
Lower Range – RMB400 or less
NYE 2018 Celebration at Bar Rouge
Celebrate the year end at Shanghai’s most iconic club with the marvelous views of the Bund. Prepare for an unforgettable night of champagne showers and confetti cannons and kick off 2018 with a bombastic New Year’s Eve at Bar Rouge.
Dec 31, 9pm-late, RMB300 presale (includes one standard drink). Bar Rouge, buy tickets here.
New Year’s Eve Party at THE CUT Rooftop
The CUT Rooftop is throwing New Year’s Eve party for the very first time. This is a whole new New Year’s Eve celebration experience you don’t want to miss! With music by Super Attractive Ghetto Blasters, you can enjoy a free flow of standard drinks and Chandon Sparkling wine all night long. Regular Free Flow is RMB398 (RMB498 at the door). Premium Free Flow with Chandon is RMB598 (RMB698 at the door).
Dec 31, 9pm-2am, RMB398-RMB698. The CUT Rooftop, buy tickets here.
Gatsby-Themed Countdown Party at 1515 West Chophouse and Bar
Revel in the timeless era of the 1515 West Chophouse & Bar to ring in 2018. With a chic Great Gatsby theme, guests are encouraged to dress to impress with 1920s flair and style. Dance the night away with a live jazz band, selected drinks, party favors, a lucky draw and more.
Dec 31, 6pm-late, RMB198 per person (including two selected drinks), prices subject to 10 percent service charge and prevailing government taxes. 1515 West Chophouse and Bar, see event listing here.
New Year’s Eve Party at Arkham
Sure to be one of the major party options for ringing in 2018 (as well as one of the more affordable choices), Arkham throws a New Year’s Eve bonanza with Brooklyn-based rapper Bohan Phoenix as headliner. Locally-based talents Dazzy, Amber Akilla and Max Shen provide support, while Daliah Spiegel and Worakit transform the club into a futuristic, cyberspace-themed party spot.
Dec 31, 10pm-late, RMB100 presale, RMB120 door, couples ticket package RMB190. Arkham, see event listing here.
New Year’s Eve Countdown Party at Cachet
Cachet is hosting the New Year’s Eve Countdown Party at Lobby Lounge from 10pm to 2am the next day. Welcome the New Year in style with Akia Christmas’s unforgettable musical performance at Lobby Lounge, and dance the night away to her iconic festive hits. RMB268 per person, which includes three-tier Tiffin savories, a chocolate buffet and a special champagne menu. There will be a countdown balloon drop as well.
Dec 31-Jan 1, 10pm-2am, RMB268 per person. Cachet, The Langham, Shanghai, see event listing here.
Under the Sea Countdown Party at Calypso
Join Calypso Restaurant & Lounge to feel the excitement of the new year during their chic celebration. From the evening on, the “Under the Sea” party vibe begins with a live DJ, as well as a lucky draw, ahead of the big countdown to 2018. Celebrate the New Year in the most stylish way possible!
Dec 31, 9.30pm-late, RMB388 per person, including free flow beverage package (prices inclusive of 10 percent service charge and prevailing government taxes). Calypso, see event listing here.
NYE Explosion at Elevator
Elevator sends off 2017 with a sterling line-up of China-based house and techno talent, including VOID’s Shanghai Ultra, who will be doing a live hardware set, techno sorceress MIIIA of Co:Motion and Beatween’s Knopha, who deals in catchy organic grooves.
Dec 31, 10pm-late, RMB50 (before 11pm)-RMB80 (after 11pm). Elevator, see event listing here.
New Year’s Eve Fiesta at Le Café des Stagiaires
Nothing planned for New Year’s Eve? Don’t want to RSVP or buy any expensive pre-sale tickets? Come as you are at Café des Stagiaires (Found 158), where they will be throwing a last Big Fiesta for 2017. Hard hits, disco balls, shots and surprises. Featuring a DJ set by T-Plus and special prices on bottles (prosecco, Champagne and spirits).
Dec 31, 7pm-late, RMB TBD. Le Café des Stagiaires, see event listing here.
Back to the 80s at Logan’s Punch
Logan’s Punch 2018 New Year Eve Countdown Party brings you back to the glamorous 80s! Party starts from 9am till late with a midnight countdown, and with RMB250 you can enjoy a free flow of selected sparkling wine all night long.
Dec 31, 9pm-late, RMB250. Logan’s Punch, see event listing here.
La Boum NYE Party at Mr & Mrs Bund
Mr. and Mrs. Bund’s iconic New Year’s Eve house party, La Boum, grants you a golden start to 2018! Featuring music from DJ Keint and DJ John Avolio, the dress code for this year’s party is “Disco Chic.” Entry includes one glass of champagne and can be purchased for RMB100 (pre-sale) or RMB200 at the door (except for table booking and dinner guests).
Dec 31, 11pm-late, RMB100 (pre-sale), RMB200 (door). Mr & Mrs Bund, see event listing here.
Happy New Year’s Eve at Pistolera, Big Bamboo and The Blind Pig
Pistolera, Big Bamboo and The Blind Pig holding a countdown party at their locations on December 31 from 9pm until late. Tickets are RMB100, including 2 standard drinks. You’ll also get the chance to win a cash coupon.
Dec 31, 9pm-late, RMB100. Pistolera, Big Bamboo and The Blind Pig, see event listings here, here and here.
El Dorado New Year’s Eve at Unico
UNICO Shanghai is throwing a New Year’s Eve party with the out-of-the-box theme of El Dorado, recalling the legend of the golden city hidden somewhere in the Amazon jungle. Expect a mix of Latin house music and Afro beats with a focus on Nu Cumbia and Andean music from DJ S.Kiv with live percussionists.
Dec 31, 10pm-late, RMB100 or RMB200 (including one glass of Champagne). UNICO Shanghai, see event listing here.
2018 New Year’s Party at Zapata’s & Sasha’s
Two venues, one big party! Entry is RMB100, including two standard drinks. For reservations, call 6433 4104 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 31, 9pm, RMB100. Zapata’s, see event listing here.
Mid Range – RMB400-800
Count Down Party at Jade on 36
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in an ambience of grandeur while enjoying spectacular views of The Bund and Pudong at Jade on 36’s stylish masquerade-themed party. Featuring a live DJ starting from 9pm. Entrance fee at RMB888 includes free-flow Baron de Rothschild Brut Reims NM, selected cocktails, Tsing Tao, Asahi beer and pass-around canapes. Purchase pre-sale entry for RMB688. Table champagne packages are also available from RMB1,588. Hotel dining and in-house guests on December 31 are entitled to entry for a la carte, but free flow packages are not included.
Dec 31, 9pm-late, RMB688 (pre-sale), RMB888 at the door. Jade on 36, see event listing here.
New Year Countdown Party at Okura Garden Hotel Shanghai
Cocktail Lounge Oasis is ready to spoil you with a countdown night during their disco ball. Say hello to 2018 at their magnificent party with live music. They’ve selected the refreshing bubbles of Taittinger Brut Reserve Champagne to start the year off right! Early bird entry is RMB488 per guest, including one glass of Champagne, otherwise it’s RMB588 at the door. Upgrade to a free flow for RMB888.
Dec 31, 9pm-midnight, RMB488 presale/RMB588 door (including one glass of Champagne), RMB888 free flow Champagne. Okura Garden Hotel Shanghai, see event listing here.
Tomorrow Land 2018 NYE Party at POP
The NYE party at Pop will be poppin’! The future is now, so come and celebrate the dawning of the new year with free flow drinks. Early bird and Three on the Bund NYE Dinner customer privileges are available. Champagne table packages are also available; make your booking now by calling 6321 0909.
Dec 31, 10pm-3am, RMB400 (early bird), RMB 500 (door). POP American Brasserie, see event listing here.
New Year Eve Countdown Part at TOPS
TOPS will be throwing a New Year’s Eve party to embrace 2018. Celebrate with friends and loved ones with great sounds as TOPS’ bartenders pour drink specials all night long. A lucky draw round will ensure a fun and festival atmosphere. RMB788 per person. Bookings before December 29 are eligible for the early bird rate of RMB688 per person. Make a reservation by contacting 2509 1188 ext. 7221.
Dec 31, 9.30pm-late, RMB688 (pre-sale), RMB788 (door). TOPS, see event listing here.
New Year’s Eve Champagne Party at Vue Bar
Join Hyatt on the Bund for their New Year’s Eve Champagne Countdown Party at Vue Bar. Enjoy free-flow champagne, wine, spirits, beer and soft drinks with the most breathtaking views from the top of the Huangpu River, and toast to this eventful year while a DJ sets the party mood. All guests will be automatically entered to win special prizes, including a MacBook Air, an iPhone 8, an Apple Watch and two-night stays at a Hyatt Hotel around the world. Pre-sale tickets are available until December 30 for RMB888 net per person. Diners at Aroma, Xindalu – China Kitchen, VUE Restaurant or VUE Dining can enjoy a special pre-sale price of RMB588 net per person until December 31. Tickets bought on the day of December 31 are RMB988 net per person.
Dec 31, RMB588-RMB988. Vue Bar, see event listing here.
Upper Range – RMB800 and over
007 Party on the Bund at The Peninsula Shanghai
Sir Elly’s and MVP Events host this supersonic special agent-themed party, so you can ring in the New Year with all things James Bond. Relive the glamour of one of Hollywood’s most iconic film franchises with sumptuous themed decorations, complimentary canapés, signature cocktails and music.
Dec 31, 9pm-late, RMB988-1,088 presale, RMB1,288 at the door. Sir Elly’s, The Peninsula Shanghai, see event listing here.
MVP is proud to present another outstanding party to say goodbye to 2017. On New Year’s Eve, from 8pm till 4am, Park Hyatt Shanghai will welcome guests to the 100 Century Avenue Restaurant on the 91st floor of the Pudong hotel to enjoy a night of food, drinks, and music from one of the highest towers in the world. With a stunning view over Pudong and Puxi, the chefs and bartenders of Park Hyatt will prepare a tantalizing free flow of tapas, finger food, canapés, champagne Veuve Clicquot and every kind of spirits to let the guests enjoy an unforgettable night. Included in the ticket price is free entrance to M1NT after 1.30am.
Dec 31, 8pm-late, RMB900-RMB1,500 per person. Park Hyatt Shanghai, see event listing here.
The Great Gatsby New Year Countdown Party at RuiKu Restaurant and Champagne Lounge
RuiKu Restaurant and Champagne Lounge will hold ‘The Great Gatsby New Year Countdown Party,’ featuring a black and gold theme, balloons, bracelets and other gilttery props. Boogie all night long with a mix of electronic music, punk and jazz from their live DJ. There will also be a mini buffet which includes seafood, a meat feast and pass-around delicacies. For reservations, call 5368 8882.
Dec 31, 9pm-12.30am, RMB888 per person. RuiKu Restaurant and Champagne Lounge, see event listing here.
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