Ready to part ways with this year? Whether you're just visiting or a seasoned local, our guide to New Year's Eve in Los Angeles will help you find the best events and parties in the city—from family-friendly activities to adult affairs. Want to ring in the new year with a full belly and a champagne toast? Check out our lists of the most romantic restaurants and classy hotel bars and lounges. Want to dance? Sweat out the last of your worries at one of the best dance clubs in LA. Whatever your plans, get ready for the best New Year's ever. Hello, new year!
New Year's Eve parties and events
New Year's Eve parties
Looking for a black-tie affair? A laid-back shindig? A dance-til-morning marathon with music to match? We've got the party for you.
New Year's events
The best events, parades, family-friendly stuff, and other things to do to celebrate the beginning of 2016.
17 New Year's resolutions for every Angeleno
Lose weight, drink more water, stop drunkenly hooking up with our exes... we all make New Year's resolutions (whether we stick to them is another thing). This year, we decided to speak for the entire city: What should/could all Angelenos do (and not do) in 2015 to make LA a better, more enjoyable place?
New Year's Eve concerts in Los Angeles
Celebrate NYE at a live music venue during one of these upcoming concerts
6 last minute, affordable New Year's Eve parties
Spending $200 on a party ticket? Screw that.
Where to see New Year's Eve fireworks in LA
Ring in the new year with a bang
New Year's Eve restaurants
Where to have New Year's Eve dinner in Los Angeles
Here are the best New Year's Eve dinners from Los Angeles restaurants
Best romantic restaurants
Get charmed and seduced with fireplaces, al fresco patios, ocean views and splurgeworthy meals at the best romantic restaurants in Los Angeles.
In a town of Big Deals making big deals, a classic never goes out of style at LA's best steakhouses.
Best seafood restaurants
Dive into LA's best seafood restaurants from a two-star Michelin fine dining destination to a Santa Monica seafood market.
See more of the best restaurants in LA
Whether you seek a food-as-art fine dining experience, a rare-steak fix or a vegan outing, take your pick of the best restaurants in Los Angeles.
New Year's Eve bars
Best wine bars
The best wine bars in Los Angeles that are as sultry as your swills.
Best cocktail bars
Whether you're a gin drinker—shaken not stirred—or looking for something sweet (and maybe, sassy), we've got your guide to the city's best cocktail bars.
Best whiskey bars
Rye, bourbon, Scotch or Irish whiskey, or whatever you prefer. Thirsty for the brown stuff?
Best beer bars
Cocktails may get all the hype, but craft beer is having a moment.
Best gay bars and clubs in LA
When it comes to gay bars and clubs in Los Angeles, options abound.
Best singles bars
Here are the best places to pickup other lonely hearts looking for their next hook up.
Best rooftop bars
What is it that they say about smog? Oh yeah, beautiful sunsets. Make LA's haze work for you at these top bars and beachside spots.