Best New Year’s Eve events in Indianapolis, IN

Looking to ring in the new year in style? We’ve rounded up some of the best NYE events around Indy.


You can also raise a glass under Petite Chou’s decorated patio ahead of the new year. | Photo by @petitechoubistro

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Can you believe we’re nearly a week away from 2023? With the new year right around the corner, here are some of the best parties around Indy to cheers to at midnight.

For a casual outing

3UP NYE Party | 7 p.m.-1 a.m. | 201 W. Main St., Carmel | $150 | Ring in the new year on this Carmel rooftop with all-you-can-eat food from a specialty menu, a bottle of Veuve Clicquot per couple, party favors, and a live DJ — Reach out for reservations.

Bridgerton New Year’s Eve Party | 8 p.m.-3 a.m. | Shelby Street Saloon, 2849 Shelby St. | $60 | Dress in your best Bridgerton attire for this exclusive party in a speakeasy.

New Year’s Eve: The Raven Ball | 9 p.m.-3 a.m. | Nevermore Union Station, 302 S. Meridian St. | $25 | Looking for a classy way to bring in the new year? Get dressed up for the Raven’s Ball and bring your own mask or pick one up at the door, plus enjoy DJs Little Town and Niko Flores and a champagne toast at midnight.

New Year’s Eve with Rod Tuffcurls & The Bench Press | 9 p.m. | The Vogue, 6259 N. College Ave. | $75-$150 | Celebrate the new year with live music, access to a limited open bar, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, exclusive giveaways, a balloon drop, and a few surprises throughout the night.

New Year’s Eve Party | 9 p.m.-2 a.m. | BLOT Studio, 846 N. Senate Ave. | Free | Step into 2023 with chill vibes from local DJs, games, and disposable cams — RSVP by texting 317-445-5609.

For the family

Family New Year’s Eve | 6-9 p.m. | Indiana State Museum | $18 |Welcome 2023 with glittering tattoos, music, and a dance party, plus explore all three levels of the museum. Pro tip: Don’t leave before the balloon drop and confetti at 8 p.m.

Countdown to Noon | 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | The Children’s Museum | Included with admission | Celebrate the final day of 2021 with activities, live music from Grammy-nominated musician Zak Morgan, and countdowns at noon and 1 p.m. for kiddos to experience the excitement at a reasonable hour. Festive favors will be given out for the big moment.

Noon Year’s Eve Party | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Tuggle’s Gifts & Goods, 1029 Virginia Ave. | Free | Join Tuggle’s for a family-friendly Noon Year’s Eve party with crafts, sparkling cider, noise makers, hats, and fun.

For the “go big or go home”

CÎROC The New Year 2023 - “MAGICAL” | 8 p.m.-2 a.m. | Regions Tower, 1 Indiana Square | $130+ | Countdown to the new year with the biggest NYE party in Indy, featuring open premium bar cocktails, gourmet hor d’oeuvres, live performances, music, dancing, and a special champagne toast at midnight with a few other surprises.

NYE 2023 | 9 p.m.-1 a.m. | Indiana Roof Ballroom, 140 W. Washington St. | $139+ | Ring in the new year with this 7th annual all-inclusive NYE party complete with several open bars, gourmet appetizers, live entertainment, casino and arcade games.

The Vault Indy NYE Extravaganza | 8 p.m.-1 a.m. | 1542 S. East St., Bates-Hendricks | $185 | Ring in the new year inside Indy’s newest speakeasy with live music, three different types of “hooch” made with premium liquor, champagne at midnight, food, and desserts.

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