13 Unforgettable New Year’s Eve Parties Where You Can Take the Elevator Home

by Danielle Emerson | Posted: Dec 18, 2015 | Updated: Dec 29, 2017

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We’ve all been there – it’s just days before New Year’s Eve and we haven’t made plans. We want to do something memorable, but what we end up doing is not much different than a typical night out. Well, not this year! From multi-course dinners to live bands and black-tie celebrations, we’ve got 13 parties that you’ll be talking about well into 2018. And the best part is you can take the elevator home.


Want an excuse to get totally decked out in black-tie attire? The Omni Homestead offers two opulent parties tailor-made for you. Groove to R&B, Pop, Funk, Rock, and Motown at The Celebration Gala with the band Jukeboxx, or get mysterious with the Family Merry Masquerade Party. Package options HERE. Call (540) 839–3860 for pricing details.


Channel your inner flapper and celebrate like it’s 1926 at The Robert E. Lee Hotel’s Great Gatsby themed party. Book the Stay and Celebrate Package including accommodations, three-course dinner at Rocca, and party tickets for $279+ per couple. Party-only packages are available as well. Call (540)461-8484 for reservations.


DoubleTree by Hilton’s NYE Gala begins with a three-course dinner for two, raw bar and hors d’oeuvres and continues as an open bar party equipped with party favors, balloon drop, and live music. This package offers all party perks and overnight accommodations with 2pm checkout on New Year’s Day. Price $349 per couple (inclusive). Space is limited; call (757) 422-8900 to make reservations.


2017 is going to be epic, right? So ring it in with an amazing party at Natural Bridge Park and Historic Hotel. Guitarist Robbie Dummit and local DJ Steve Gregory will bring you live music throughout the fun-filled night. Cash bars. Call 540-291-2121 for pricing and reservations.


New Year’s weekend at Primland Resort offers guests a full menu of activities including five-course dinner with wine pairing, live music from Sammy Shelor and Friends, holiday tea service, and New Year’s brunch. Click HERE or call 276-222-3800 for details on pricing and reservations.

Hotel Roanoke will host a glamorous New Year’s Eve Regency Ball. Begin the celebration with a five-course meal for two served tableside, then enjoy an elegant ballroom dance trio, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. Space is limited. Call (540) 853-8280 for reservations.

Hotel Roanoke

Lansdowne Resort’s New Room to Bring in the New Year celebration is a dance lover’s dream with top hits performed by The Marquise Band. The $579 package includes accommodations, champagne, dinner, an open bar party, midnight toast, and munchies for two. Call (877) 509-8400 for reservations.


Jazz lovers check out ENTYSE Wine Bar & Lounge at Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner with live Jazz by The Christopher Linman Jazz Ensemble. Overnight package includes deluxe accommodations, champagne, breakfast, and valet parking. Starting at $284 per night; $100 minimum food & beverage purchase per person. Book HERE.


Virginia lovers, we’ve got the celebration for you! The Airlie is for Lovers Package begins with sparkling wine and chocolate covered strawberries, followed by a five-course farm-to-table dinner at the Garden Bistro. Head to the Whistling Swan Pub for a New Years Eve after-party and take advantage of a late checkout on New Year’s Day after your breakfast buffet for two. Package rates start at $335. Call at 540-341-3277 to make reservations.



New Year’s Eve at Mountain Lake Lodge includes dinner for two in Harvest, a dance party, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. Prices start at $299 per couple. Call (540) 626-7121 for reservations.


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Avatar Bill Smith says:

Ring in the New Year with a 4 course prefix dinner, Dancing to the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s music with the Band Walrus, party favors, and champagne toast. Packages available with overnight lodging and European breakfast. Advance ticket purchase is required and can be purchased at the hotel. For more information visit our website or call 276-223-2333.