New Year's Eve celebrations in Miami are loud, exuberant, and unforgettable. Whether you party on a boat, in a club, or in a luxurious hotel, the city will surely impress with its spirit, beautiful vistas, glamorous places, and beach vibes! Balmy weather allows spending time outdoors, enjoying great music, cruises, and fireworks. There's hardly a better way to meet the coming year with friends and family!
Bayfront Park New Year's Eve
The largest New Year's Eve celebration in South Florida takes place at Bayfront Park in downtown Miami. This huge street party runs from 8 pm to 12:30 am on December 31 and will keep you entertained well into the first hours of the New Year. Tens of thousands join the revelry to dance through the night and watch the iconic Miami ball drop. The 35-foot neon Big Orange slowly ascends the side of the InterContinental Hotel before dropping at midnight, in a culmination of one of the best America's official countdowns. The countdown ends with spectacular fireworks, lighting up the sky over Biscayne Bay.
The best thing about Bayfront Park New Year's Eve is that this one-of-a-kind party is free of charge, which makes it one of the most popular Miami NYE events. Also, you can purchase VIP tickets with seating and other perks on the website, listed in the External Resources below. The price is $349 for a couple or $249 for a single ticket.