Best Miami (and South Florida) 2017 NYE Parties and Where to eat NYE Dinner

Are you in the Miami area, and wondering where to ring in NYE? This Miami NYE Guide will give you the best parties, and places to have dinner in Miami (and South Florida – Broward County and Palm Beach County).

NYE Parties in…

Miami-Dade County:


American Social: Enjoy no cover, finger foods, DJ Skitty and ES. P and complimentary 12am champagne toast.

Downtown Miami:

Totally Free Miami NYE EventPitbull’s New Year’s Revolution Concert at Bayfront Park. Hosted by Snoop Dogg and Queen Latifah, admission is free and sure to be a great time! The fun begins at 11:00 P.M. and will be viewable on Fox or via this live stream. Other performers include: PERFORMERS: Nelly, Biz Markie, Salt-N-Pepa, Coolio, Tone Loc, Rob Base, Young MC, and Naughty By Nature

Worldwide NYE – New Year’s Eve VIP Food & Wine Party: Join two Miami icons at Miami Downtown’s Bayfront Park for a culinary and music affair. The Worldwide NYE features Pitbull and James Beard Award-winning chef, Michelle Bernstein. There will be 15 to 20 food stations with each station offering a signature dish created by Chef Bernstein. Pair your delicious dishes with signature cocktails, wine or craft beer.

NYE at Pawn Broker Rooftop: Join Pawn Broker for their first ever NYE celebration. Enjoy music by  Dj Jenny Foxx + Ivano Bellini and craft cocktails (giggle water, anyone?) and say hello to 2017!

Miami Beach:

NYE with Justin Bieber at Fontainbleau. Rock to Justin Bieber hits alongside Fontainbleau’s iconic pool


RSVP for a free NYE drink at the Wynwood NYE 2017 Celebration and enjoy music by DJ Ariel Assault.

Broward County:

Fort Lauderdale’s Orange Bowl Downtown CountdownCelebrate New Year’s Eve at downtown Fort Lauderdale’s annual countdown. On the agenda includes live entertainment, kids zone, DJ, anchor illumination that will descend 100 feet, as you say farewell to 2016 and hello to 2017!

Night at the Carnival at StacheRing in the NYE with a Brazilian Carnival theme at Stache. Your cover includes open bar, finger foods, live Brazilian dancers, and more.

Blue Martini Fort Lauderdale New Year’s Eve 2017: Live entertainment and select premium open bar from 8pm-10pm. Champagne toast and party favors at midnight.

Tap 42 NYE Party: Live music from DJ Tandim, Outdoor Beer Garden with Craft Drafts & Specialty Craft Cocktails / Gourmet Food Stations, and of course a 12am Champagne Toast!

Palm Beach County:

Fourth Annual Noon Year’s Eve Celebration at The Palm Beach ZooStop by the Palm Beach Zoo’s fourth annual Noon Year’s Eve Party this Saturday, December 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a children’s dance party in the Fountain Plaza, face painters, crafts, an apple juice toast, and an “alligator ball” drop fit for children of all ages. This event is included with regular zoo admission.

Sandi Land – The City of West Palm Beach will extend the Sandi Land light shows on New Year’s Eve starting from 6:15 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. The show will take place every 15 minutes so families can bring in the New Year with Sandi.

Rock The Block at the Boca Raton Resort and Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort Boca Raton Resort & Club will ring in the New Year with its fourth annual Rock the Block celebration, an over-the-top New Year’s Eve block party offering live music from hip-hop performer Jay Sean, pop singer Taylor Dayne, and hit duo Nico & Vinz.  This event is open only to resort guests and club members.

NYE Dinner Guide for…

Miami- Dade County


Coya New Year’s Eve 2017 A Red & Gold AffairHighlights: Four-course tasting menu starting at 6 p.m. for $95, including a half bottle of Grand Dame Veuve Clicquot Rose 2008 for $160 or a half bottle of Grand Dame Veuve Clicquot 2008 for $195. At 9 p.m. Same choices but prices increases to $195, $295 and $320

Dolores But You Can Call Me LolitaHighlights: Open bar (from 8pm-12am) and buffet for $90 per person from 8-11:30 p.m. Kids 12 and under eat for $50. $350 will buy you your choice of a bottle Kettle One, Moet Imperial Brut, Johnnie Walker Black, Don Julio or Blanco Ron Zacapa 23 Yr. Ladies special: $25 for unlimited champagne.

Downtown Miami:

InterContinentalHotel: Toro Toro Restaurant will be offering a prix fixe menu with a bottle of wine for each couple. First dinner seating starts at 6 p.m. ($232.72), $116.35 for children. The second dinner seating starts at $332.45

The Bluewater restaurant at InterContinental will offer a six-course meal. Couples will receive a bottle of red or white wine and champagne.

PB Station: located in the Langford Hotel, you can choose between a dinner seating at 7 p.m. or 9:30 p.m.

7:00 p.m.: $175 per person with bottle of Moët & Chandon Imperial Champagne
9:30 p.m.: $225 per person with wine pairing and bottle of Vintage Moët & Chandon and VIP access to Pawn Broker.

Toscana DivinoPrix fixe, family style menu at $100 per person. Menu will be seafood inspired and will include scallops, lobster ravioli, carpaccio, and more.

Miami Beach:

Bianca Restaurant at the Delano Hotel: Four-course dinner followed by a Winter Wonderland celebration. Enjoy aquatic performances, fanciful installations, and beats from DJ Smeejay.

Broward County:

JWB Prime Steak and Seafood at Margaritaville Hollywood Beach ResortEnjoy a five-course menu for $175, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. or an a la carte menu starting at 6 p.m. The prix fixe menu includes pan-seared scallops atop English pea puree; seafood stew of clams, mussels and shrimp, and wine-poached pear with moscato zabaglione.

Kuro Restaurant in Seminole Hard Rock Casino: Enjoy a Japanese omakase-style tasting menu ($150 per person). Items on the menu include sushi, salmon with caviar, wagyu with white truffle and more. Champagne toast at 12am. Music provided by DJ Romina Gentilini till 1am.

Grille 401Grille 401 New Year’s Eve specials include: veal osso bucco with wild mushroom jus and truffle risotto ($39), jumbo Florida stone crabs served with housemade mustard and sweet potato fries ($75), and more.

Palm Beach County:

50 Ocean – Savor the most noteworthy night of the year on the beach at the award-winning 50 Ocean in Delray Beach on New Year’s Eve from 5 p.m. to midnight, with the last seating at 10 p.m. Executive Chef Joe Bonavita, Jr. will be showcasing a sumptuous, holiday-inspired feast to enjoy with friends and family on New Year’s Eve. A regular dinner menu will also be available on New Year’s Eve.

Avocado Grill – Continue the holiday celebration on New Year’s Eve with Avocado Grill’s regular menu until 8 p.m. From 9 p.m. to11:30 p.m. Chef Julien Gremaud has planned a special late-night meal for $119 per person with four exceptional courses and a delicious glass of champagne.

Hilton West Palm Beach’s Galley restaurant –  This James Bond-themed party will include special-themed cocktails including The 007 vodka martini – shaken not stirred, and many other fun options. Guests can count down to midnight around the warm fire pits as high-speed Bond chases are broadcasted on-screen around the nautical-themed bar and restaurant. The event is open to the public and includes a champagne toast at midnight and music.

PGA National Resort & Spa’s Ironwood Steak & SeafoodEnjoy a gourmet, four-course dinner Saturday, December 31 from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The gourmet four-course dinner, will be followed by an iBar celebration with DJ, dancing and a balloon drop at midnight in iBar’s luxurious lobby lounge. Early seating is $95 and the later seating is $129. The public is welcome. Complimentary valet parking with iBar/Ironwood receipt.

Spoto’s Oyster Bar – Take a quick trip to seafood paradise, and welcome in the New Year at the award-winning Spoto’s Oyster Bar in Palm Beach Gardens. Enjoy a holiday-inspired menu bursting with sea-to-table starters, and “soul food” favorite entrees. New Year’s Eve dinner hours are 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.

The Chesterfield Hotel’s New Year’s Eve Gala at the Leopard Lounge – Enjoy the annual glittering and glamorous Gala Dinner on Saturday, December 31, featuring a mouthwatering four-course New Year’s menu. The cost to attend the first seating, which takes place at 6 p.m., is $140 per person. The cost to attend the second seating (8:30 p.m.) is $225, and includes dancing, live entertainment, party favors and a Champagne toast at midnight. Reservations are required, as well as jackets and ties for gentlemen.

 The Cooper – Ring in the New Year at this farm-to-table hot spot as Executive chef Adam Brown showcases a holiday-inspired menu that epitomizes superb, fresh flavors and a deliciously fierce sense of sustainability. A regular dinner menu will also be available. New Year’s Eve hours are 11:30 a.m. to midnight.

Vic & Angelo’s – Making culinary resolutions come true on the most nostalgic night of the year, Vic & Angelo’s in Palm Beach Gardens invites you to come out to enjoy a four-course prix fixe feast on Saturday, December 31. The prix fix menu is $85 per person, not including tax and gratuity. Limited dinner menu available on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. New Year’s Eve hours are 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.

How will you be celebrating New Year’s Eve?

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