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Ring in 2018 at these Tampa Bay New Year's Eve parties

Posted at 12:08 PM, Dec 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-28 12:16:06-05

With 2017 coming to a close, let’s ring in 2018 with these fun New Year’s Eve parties around Tampa Bay. 

Downtown Tampa NYE Fireworks

When: 10 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Where: Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park at 601 Old Water Street, Tampa
Cost: Free
Info: Enjoy free New Year’s Eve fireworks at Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park! This is a family-friendly, alcohol-free firework viewing area beginning at 10 p.m. In an effort to accommodate the maximum number of public guests, the park will not feature food and beverage vendors or entertainment. You can catch a free ride on the streetcar from 7 p.m. - 1 a.m. on New Year’s Eve. 

Mario Lopez hosts Pied Piper's NYE Party & Fireworks

When: 9 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
Where: TPepin's Hospitality Centre at 4121 North 50th Street, Tampa
Cost: $79
Info: Ring in the New Year with Mario Lopez! He will be hosting the Pied Pipers NYE Party at TPepin's Hospitality Centre. Enjoy dancing on a 30,000-square-foot ballroom and take in the fireworks display from the outdoor patio. Open bar will include beer, wine, liquor and champagne. Click here to buy tickets or call (813) 265-1234.

NYE Wrap Party: Back to the Future at Tampa Theatre

When: 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. 
Where: 711 N Franklin Street, Tampa
Cost: $99
Info: Tampa has plenty of swanky champagne-and-sequins New Year’s Eve parties, but for the rest of us who like our celebrating a little more on the classic-movie-themed-historic-theatre side, let’s jump in the DeLorean! Tampa Theatre is proud to present its second annual NYE Wrap Party on New Year’s Eve. Guests will be among the first to see the newly completed restoration work, which will take the historic movie palace “back in time” to its original 1926 look and colors. Watch the ball drop LIVE on the big screen at midnight, and enjoy an open beer-and-wine bar all night long. Signature themed cocktails and a cash liquor bar will also be available. Lab coats, puffy vests, “Enchantment Under the Sea” dance attire, and other Back to the Future-inspired costumes are encouraged!

New Year’s Eve Parade – Outback Bowl in Ybor

When: 5:30 p.m.
Where: 1725 East 7th Avenue Ybor, Tampa
Cost: Free
Info: Ring in the New Year at Ybor City with this festive celebration featuring the Outback Bowl New Year's Eve Parade and Pep Rally. Enjoy an eclectic lineup of floats and about 20 marching bands including two college bands. Get hyped up with cheerleaders from both universities and a battle of the bands during the Pep Rally. This free and family-friendly event starts at 5:30 pm and the parade will run along 7th Avenue.

New Year’s Eve 2018 at Club Prana

When: 9 p.m. - 3 a.m. 
Where: 1619 E 7th Avenue, Tampa
Cost: General Admission Single = $30 | GA Couple = $50
Info: The hottest New Year’s Eve party in Tampa is at Club Prana! Celebrate NYE 2018 at this glamorous New Years party. Five levels of partying including the Rooftop Skybar overlooking Ybor City and Downtown Tampa! Arrive early and get a spot on the Roof to view the fireworks!

The Best New Year's Eve Party Ever at American Social Tampa

When: 9 p.m. - 3 a.m. 
Where: 601 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Tampa
Cost: $150
Info: Join us at American Social on New Years Eve 2018 for the BEST New Years Eve Party Ever, a tribute to Truman Capote's Black and White Ball! General Admission Tickets include premium open bar 9 p.m. - 12 a.m., passed appetizers, champagne toast at midnight, and views of South Tampa's best fireworks display! For table reservations/bottle service information please email today!

Aqua Eveat The Florida Aquarium

When: 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. 
Where: 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa
Cost: $130
Info: Celebrate New Year's Eve with a splash at The Florida Aquarium’s Aqua Eve! Enjoy fantastic live music, complimentary food, beer and wine along with a champagne toast - and the best view in town for an amazing fireworks display at midnight. The Florida Aquarium's Aqua Eve party is the premiere New Year's Eve party in Tampa to ring in 2017! General admission, early admission, and fireworks cruise combo tickets available. 21+ only. ID Required.

New Year's Eve Premiere at Aloft Tampa Downtown Hotel

When: 9 p.m. - 2 a.m. 
Where: 100 West Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa
Cost: GA = $75 | VIP $150
Info: We proudly present our 4th Annual New Year’s Eve Premiere 2018 at the Aloft in Downtown Tampa! This year we will be 3D mapping the Aloft’s pool to create the largest viewing screen in Tampa of the Ball dropping live from Time’s Square! A view of the fireworks, Downtown Tampa, and the Riverwalk! Featuring fire breathing and dance performance by Fire Fly Flow. 

NoVIP NYE Party at Franklin Manor

When: 9 p.m. - 2 a.m. 
Where: 912 N Franklin Street, Tampa
Cost: Free
Info: Enjoy live music, DJs, midnight champagne toast and unique photo opportunities! There is no entry fee, but be sure to reserve your table! 

NYE at the Hall on Franklin

When: 11 p.m. - 2 a.m. 
Where: 1701 N Franklin Street, Tampa
Cost: Free
Info: No worries, no cover. Come celebrate the new year with us at The Hall! We've got a little something for everyone so bring the squad! Complimentary champagne toast at midnight, vinyl jams provided by DJ Blenda. Let's party!

The Rooftop Eve

When: 9 p.m. - 2 a.m. 
Where: Fort Brooke Garage at 107 North Franklin Street, Tampa
Cost: $200
Info: The Rooftop Eve is Tampa's premier New Year's Eve Party held on a rooftop in the heart of Downtown Tampa, offering stunning views of the city skyline and fireworks. Rooftop Eve is an all-inclusive experience that includes entertainment, premium open bar, champagne, and desserts. 

NYE Pajama Party at Brew Bus Brewing

When: 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. 
Where: 4101 N Florida Ave, Tampa
Cost: Free
Info: Sick and tired of all those dress to impress New Year's Eve parties? Ring in the new year in the comfort of your PJ's at our New Year's Eve Pajama Party!  The name says it all! Just wear your most comfortable PJ's, have some drinks and watch the ball drop on the big screen.

NYE Masquerade Ball at Honey Pot

When: 9 p.m. - 3 a.m. 
Where: 1507 E 7th Avenue, Tampa
Cost: $10 cover after 9:30 p.m.
Info: Get ready for a masquerade party to ring in the new year! Free masquerade masks will be available for everyone along with drink specials throughout the night. All 3 floors of Honey Pot will be open for you to enjoy, including our very festive balcony overlooking all of Ybor! Please join your hostess Amy DeMilo for the countdown to midnight along with a live satellite feed from Times Square NYC. Enjoy a FREE Champagne toast and a $1000 balloon drop! 18 and up are welcome to attend. 

Noon Year's Eve Celebration at Sky Zone Tampa

When: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Where: 10137 E Adamo Dr, Ste 800B, Tampa
Cost: Prices will vary
Info: Attention parents! Enjoy a New Year's Eve celebration for the kiddos during the day at Sky Zone Tampa! Countdown the new year and jump with us December 31st from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. with a special Noon Years celebration!