New Year’s Eve Events & Parties in Scottsdale

The year may be coming to an end, but the fun is only just beginning here in Scottsdale. One thing this city knows how to do is party, especially on New Year’s Eve. If you’re planning a trip to Scottsdale for the holidays, or even if you already live here, you may be wondering where to go on New Year’s Eve for a good time, and I think I can help with that.

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Come December 31st, there’s going to be a party pretty much on every corner of the city and it’s almost impossible to stop by every single one in a night. That’s why it’s important to have a game plan and find the best New Year’s Eve parties in the city ahead of time, and I can help with that. 

I spent a lot of time recently scouring the city for things to do on New Year’s Eve in Scottsdale, and I certainly did not come back empty-handed. Down below, you’ll find a list I’ve put together containing all the most fun and exciting events and parties across the city. If you’re not sure where to start your night of debauchery on New Year’s Eve, then you need to keep on reading and you’ll know exactly where to go for the best NYE parties in Scottsdale, Arizona.

New Years Eve 2023 Scottsdale NYE Bar Crawl – All Access Pass to 10+ Venues

Celebrate New Year’s eve in the heart of Scottsdale at 10+ NYE parties in one night!

Sign up to receive a map of all participating downtown bars. Bounce from bar to bar to celebrate NYE at multiple venues. Each location offers exclusive drink specials to ring in the New Year. This is the best deal to celebrate NYE in Scottsdale! 

The night includes:

  • 10+ different NYE parties
  • Free welcome shot tickets at select venues
  • Exclusive drink specials
  • NYE pub crawl map to all participating bars, lounges, and nightclubs

AZ Baby Boomers NYE 2023 GALA

Celebrate The New Year Baby Boomer Style!

Dance, Dance, Dance to the music of Motown, Classic Rock and Classic Soul that became the soundtrack of our lives. We secured the largest Ballroom in Scottsdale/PV, invite all your friends and family to come experience this GALA with fellow Baby Boomers

Phoenix New Year’s Eve Party 2023 – Gatsby’s House


  • Top Phoenix DJ playing ultimate club mixes: Top 40, Hip-Hop, Edm & Open Format
  • (2) Hours of hand passed Appetizers from 9-11pm (while supplies last)
  • Prepaid alcohol drinks included in all tickets. (non-alcoholic as well – bottled water, sodas)
  • Multiple fully staffed bars to decrease wait time
  • State-of-the-art lighting & sound systems
  • Festive party favors for ALL (while supplies last)
  • Casino Night with Games to Play and Prizes to Win:
    • First Prize Winner gets … TBD
    • Second Prize Winner gets … TBD
  • One Spectacular MEGA-SIZE Ballroom Countdown Experience

2023 Phoenix New Years Eve Party – NYElectric Countdown

f you’re looking for the ultimate New Year’s Eve party experience in Phoenix Area; there’s nothing better than NYElectric 2023 at Westin Tempe, the hottest new hotel to debut in downtown Tempe, AZ; with panoramic city and mountain views.

The Westin Tempe, located in heart of Downtown Tempe, is a brand-new hotel offering all the amenities you’re looking for to compliment the perfect night out.

This mega hotel has a massive ballroom that is set to host the best & biggest NYE countdown celebration in the Phoenix area of downtown Tempe this year! Plus this will be the hotel’s FIRST EVER NYE party; so you should know it will be more than memorable!!

Phoenix Singles Upscale New Years Eve Party

We are so excited to be able to offer this AWESOME Party to our members. We are going to try something a little different this year and do a joint Party with AZ Baby Boomers (NON Meetup Group). This party will have over 300+ people in attendance.

This party will take place at the Upscale Doubletree Resort in Paradise Valley.

We will have a LIVE Band plus DJ

The Biggest New Year’s Eve Party “MIDNIGHT ” at The Scottsdale Resort

The ultimate NYE party with four DJs, Two Stages, VIP lounges, tacos, and MORE! Join us at the beautiful Paradise Park at The Scottsdale Resort & Spa for a night of fun and dancing while we ring in 2023. Party starts at 8pm and goes to 2am. Early Access VIP pre-party starts at 7pm. Dress to impress this will be a night you won’t soon forget.

  • GENERAL ADMISSION: $79 (12/15-12/31)
  • Bring in the New Year with your very own VIP LOUNGE (starting at $500): Includes passes for up to 6 people. Includes hosted bottle service and champagne toast. Early access VIP pre-party include complimentary street tacos.
  • The Valleys Best DJs start spinning at 7pm with the VIP Pre Party on the Paradise Park Lawn


Will parking be available?

Depending on the venue, yes. Some places even offer a valet service!

Is there a dress code?

Some restaurants and bars require pants or a jacket, but it’s best to check ahead with any establishment you plan to visit. 

Will there be hotel accommodations? 

Yes! Several hotels around the city will be hosting events for the holiday.

Will there be food at the NYE parties?

Depending on the venue, yes. Many restaurants and bars will be offering limited NYE menus. 

Do I need a ticket?

Many events will require a pre-purchased ticket, but some are free to the public. 

Are there Fireworks in Scottsdale?

Many cities will have fireworks to celebrate the New Year. Check your local area to see where and when the fireworks will be. 

As you can see, New Year’s Eve in a city like Scottsdale is on a whole other level. There are so many places to party and watch fireworks around the city that it’s almost impossible to have a bad time on NYE in Scottsdale, especially if you head to any of the venues I listed above. 

Just remember to stay safe and drink responsibly! Cheers to a New Year!

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Written by Brian Nagele

Brian has over 20 years experience in the restaurant and hospitality industry. As a former restaurant owner, he knows about running a food business and loves to eat and enjoy cocktails on a regular basis. He constantly travels to new cities tasting and reviewing the most popular spots.