New Year’s Eve in Chattanooga

The holidays will come and go quickly and then it’s time to ring in the New Year. The NYE party you go to can be one of the biggest festivities of the year – if you know where to party. Celebrate in Chattanooga with a variety of family-friendly and adult options.

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Dread Hollow New Year's Nightmare
Jan. 1-2, 2021 from 8-10 p.m.

New Year's Eve with Mutzie at the Comedy Catch 
Dec. 31, 7:30 and 10 p.m.

Dec. 31, 10 a.m.-1 a.m.

New Year’s on the River on the Chattanooga Riverboat Co.’s Southern Belle 
Ring in the new year aboard the Southern Belle Riverboat! Get the party started at the 3rd Deck Burger Bar and enjoy dinner, music, dancing and a midnight champagne toast as you cruise into 2020. The buffet style dinner will feature prime rib, shrimp creole, a variety of sides, dessert and more. Must be 21 or older. Reservations can be booked online or by phone.

New Year's Dinner Train aboard the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum   
Join the Tennessee Valley Railroad for a special Dinner Train excursion on New Year’s Eve. The trip includes a three-course dining experience usually on board a restored 1924 dining car. No alcohol allowed on trains. Departs from Grand Junction Station.

NYE at Moxy Chattanooga
Dec. 31, 6 p.m.-1 a.m.
Peace out 2020! Who is ready to wipe the slate clean and start fresh in 2021? Ring in the New Year with us. Can’t wait to see you #atthemoxy! $20 cover charge, Event Valet $8, Overnight Valet $15, Daniel the DJ, Mac’s Subs and Fries, NYE Photo Booth, Moxy Fun & Games. Forget 2020, but don’t forget your mask! Masks are required for attendance. No need to worry about a crowded space, Moxy has social distancing measures in place so guests can have a safe, fun, and unforgettable night! Must be 21+ to enter.

New Year’s Mask-Erade Party Package at the Read House Hotel
Dec. 31
You are cordially invited to party in the new year at The Read House! This all-inclusive New Year’s Eve Mask-erade Party will be limited to 50 couples and include overnight accommodations. Start the evening off at 8:00 PM with a three-course dinner for two followed by a New Year’s Eve celebration fitting for saying good riddance to 2020! Dress to impress. Fashionable masks are encouraged.

New Year’s Eve at UNKNOWN
Dec. 31
Only 60 seats at any given time. You can reserve 6-8 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. free of charge, but for the big midnight shabang it’s ticketed. $25 per person gets you a table or bar seats, a glass of bubbles on entry and a no hassle, no fuss, safe midnight celebration. UKNOWN will lock the doors after seating reservations.


New Year’s at Noon at the Creative Discovery Museum 
Dec. 31, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Celebrate New Year’s with your kids. Create noise makers to use in the parade, enjoy live music and toast the New Year at noon with apple juice. 

We are updating this list as we receive information about events. Stay tuned for updates!