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New Year Celebrations - Countdown to 2024

New Year Celebrations - Countdown to 2024

Top Things to do in Charlottesville for New Years 2024


Mad Maxx & The Groove Train Band, Central Virginia's Premier 80's Tribute band will put on a lively, high energy show, packed with all the songs you love to dance and sing along to. Classic 80s hits from Prince to Bowie, from Cameo to Van Halen to Michael Jackson! Before we go into the future of 2024, take a trip back to the 80s! 



Ring in 2024 at the Veritas New Year's Eve Masked Ball! Join at 7pm for a decadent five course wine-paired dinner, dancing, and celebration! Gather your friends, your masquerade masks, formal attire, and dancing shoes for a memorable way to welcome New Year 2024. The evening will be full of merriment, joy, and good company with music and dancing until midnight when the masks come off and the sparkling wine flows!After the midnight toast, enjoy a hearty breakfast buffet to close out the festivities.


Fry’s Spring Beach Club

Ring in the new year with Charlottesville favorites, Chamomile & Whiskey at the Fry's Spring Beach Club! Chamomile and Whiskey's New Year's Eve show has been one of the best parties of the year for quite a while and the 2024 rendition promises to be a special one. Featuring appearances by the Nelson County All Stars (an assortment of Nelson's finest musicians) and live Vinyl DJs between sets. The Kool Booth (photo booth) will be onsite and free to capture your NYE look, retro vibes encouraged in the historic ballroom.
Beer, Wine, Cider and Champagne- along with N/A beverages for sale at the bar.

$24 in advance/$30 at the door.

Random Row Brewing Co.

Family-Friendly NYE celebration with dinner by Moe’s BBQ and Wayside Chicken, along with dessert, two drink tickets, unlimited kids drinks and a champagne toast with balloon drop at 7pm with livestream of London’s celebration.
$40 adult, $20 child, $5 children under 5

Glass House Winery

Peyton Tochterman and Gary Green pair up as musical stewards for the final countdown of 2023. Celebrate good times shared over the last year, and a toast to 2024! 

December 31st from 2-5pm

Blue Mountain Brewery

New Beers Eve! Start the new year by trying some new beers! Ticket price includes seven 5oz pours of unique holiday beers with small bite pairings at each station, and a souvenir tasting glass. There are three 1.5 hour sessions at 1:00, 2:30, and 4:00.


Boar’s Head

The Winter Wander Trail of Lights already illuminates its rolling landscape, but all ticket holders for New Year's Eve night will have the added value of an electrifying fireworks show directly over top of the Winter Wander trail. This show is exclusive to Winter Wander guests, and a ticket to Winter Wander is required to view the fireworks. Guests will also receive a free glass of sparkling wine for every adult over 21, while those under 21 will receive a free glass of sparkling juice.

The fireworks will shoot off at approximately 8 p.m. This time is subject to change based on weather conditions.

$20 adults, $10 youth

Quirk Hotel

Ring in the New Year with an unforgettable celebration at Quirk Hotel Charlottesville with Disco Risqué! Your ticket grants you entrance to the party, which will span the hotel's chic lobby, included hors d'ouevres, and a midnight champagne toast as the ball drop streams on our projector. Disco Risqué will be performing live, creating a fun Rock & Roll Dance Party atmosphere. Festive cocktail attire is highly encouraged! 


Three Notch'd Craft Kitchen & Brewery

6pm Balloon Drop

Reservations reccomended

The Southern

NYE Drag Extravaganza! Bebe Gunn & Cherry Possums Queen in the New Year! Post Show Dance Party!


The Jefferson Theater

Illiterate Light With Mo Lowda & The Humble and Holy Roller


Alley Light

New Year's Eve 2023! Two seatings: 5:30pm Four course dinner $125 p/person 9pm Seven course wine-paired dinner menu $250 p/person Call or email for NYE reservations!


DJ 2STICKS starts at 10pm! There will be a New Year’s Eve photo wall with balloons, mini champagne bottles available for purchase, $5 specialty shooters all night, and confetti rain at midnight after the countdown!

$10 cover at the door


DJ 2STICKS starts at 10pm! There will be a New Year’s Eve photo wall with balloons, mini champagne bottles available for purchase, $5 specialty shooters all night, and confetti rain at midnight after the countdown!

$10 cover at the door


Saturday December 30th 9:30-1:30pm, featuring DJs Zack Decker and Bobby Metronome.

No Cover

Pippin Hill

NYE Brunch and Bubbly - December 29th, 30th, 31st... Ring in the New Year with a specialty brunch menu on the Hill. For this weekend only, enjoy almond brioche french toast, Maryland-style crab cakes, and Belgian waffle & fried chicken, to name a few.


Prix Fixe Menu New Years's Eve Dinner. 3 Courses - $48/person, Wine Pairings - $48/person

Character Connections/Charlottesville Princess Parties

New Year's party for kids at Amy Yang Photography's new studio 4-6pm New Years Eve

Looking for more fun things to do for the 2024/2025 New Years? Look here.

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