Memphis is no slouch to a good party, but on New Year’s Eve, the city really takes it up a notch. It can be difficult to navigate the New Year’s Eve scene in Memphis, so we thought we’d lend a helping hand to our party-loving readers out there.
Check out this guide to all of the best New Year’s Eve parties Memphis has to offer. We’ve ranked the hottest events around the city all in one convenient place so that all you need to worry about is who you’ll be kissing when the ball drops.
Check it out below!
Best New Year’s Eve Parties in Memphis
Here are all of the most fun places to go on New Year's Eve in Memphis, Tennessee. Greet the new year with a party and lots of champagne at these amazing NYE events around town!
New Year's Eve Party Life features live performances from Gerald Richardson, Jonte' Mayon and Shunta Mosby in the Hilton Grand Ballroom with DJ Zoom on the 1s and 2s! Enjoy Hors D'oeuvres, Balloon Drop & Champagne Toast at Midnight! Hotel Packages are available at www.nyepartylife.com.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 1:00 AM CST
Location: Hilton Memphis 939 Ridge Lake Blvd Memphis, TN 38119 United States
Grind City Brewing Company is proud to present our 2023 New Year's Celebration! Attire: Smart Casual. Included with each ticket purchase: Open Beer and Wine Bar, Champagne Toast at Midnight, Heavy Hor D'oeuvres, Nothing Bunt Cakes Desserts, Live Music, Self-Parking. All Tips, Taxes, and Fees.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 1:00 AM CST
Location: Grind City Brewing Co. 76 Waterworks Avenue Memphis, TN 38107 United States
A New Year's Eve Experience filled with performances, DJ & Dancing, Photo Booth, Balloon Drop, and Champagne Toast at midnight! Doors open at 8:00 PM with an OPEN PREMIUM BAR & a lavish dinner spread with Indian food (and decadent desserts for the sweet-toothed!).
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM CST
Location: Esplanade Memphis 901 Cordova Station Avenue Cordova, TN 38018 United States
New Years Eve is undoubtably the BIGGEST PARTY of the year and deciding where for you and your friends will ring in the new year is a tough decision. So we put together the premier list of bars and nightclubs for you to celebrate! Be safe and have a great time! Please don't drink and drive. Call a cab, Lyft or Uber, or have someone who will be a designated driver. Must be 21 to participate. Event will go on rain or shine! No Refunds.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 5:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 2:00 AM CST
Location: Memphis Union Street Memphis, TN 38103 United States
Party with us on the biggest night of the year: NYE '22. The New Year's Eve Event is FREE, but with the $100 Fast Pass, you can skip lines and waive covers! That's right V.I.P! NO LINE, NO WAIT, NO COVER! The Fast Pass lets you bypass the line onto Beale Street, skips you to the front of the lines and offers free admission to over a dozen clubs on Beale.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 5:00 PM CST
Location: Beale Street Beale Street Memphis, TN United States
The 7th Annual New Year’s Eve Party & Supply Drive for the Homeless is an opportunity for us not to forget that everybody loves a good party!!! This New Year’s Eve the WHOLE WORLD will be PARTING; so let’s not forget the less fortunate among us (who also love to party). Any of us could be the homeless at any time based on circumstances; this New Year’s Eve let’s take the opportunity to give them some much needed assistance and show them that we all look forward to better things for 2023!!!
Date and Time: Sat, December 31, 2022, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM CST
Location: Brinson's Downtown 341 Madison Avenue Memphis, TN 38103 United States
For the last 8 years, THE JINGLE JAM has become the Holiday Hallmark for Shelby County and the Tri-State Area. It marks the PINNACLE of the year's event calendar bringing live music and some of the most popular DJs under one roof with one focus.... A GROWN FOLKS, HOLIDAY FESTIVE, GREAT TIME.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 17, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sun, Dec 18, 2022, 2:00 AM CST
Location: Renasant Convention Center 255 North Main Street Memphis, TN 38103 United States
This classy semi-formal event is sponsored by the Winners Foundation, Stomp the City and Telecast Inc. in the heart of Downtown Memphis. It's your night to dance, mingle with great guests and bring in the New Year with a philanthropic cause. A donation will be given to the Fogelman Downtown YMCA. Secured Parking: $10.00 located at the corner of Court and 4th Street.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 12:01 AM CST
Location: Fogelman Downtown YMCA 245 Madison Avenue Studio B Memphis, TN 38103 United States
Life can be joyous when you are with people like you- spiritual and seekers of peace and higher purpose in life. So join New Year Eve's meditation session to learn and practice meditation and also unwind with some socialization towards end of session with fellow meditation practitioners and learners.
Date and Time: Sat, December 31, 2022, 8:45 PM – 9:45 PM CST
Location: Online-Zoom Zoom link to be shared after sign up Memphis, TN 38101 United States
Join Matt Petty for a special New Year's Sound Bath experience on Monday, January 2, 2023 at 6:30 PM. Matt, a certified sound therapist, will lead us in a meditative sound experience using crystal singing bowls, gongs, chimes, and multiple instruments. COme start your new year off right with a cleansing and relaxing sound bath. Set your intentions and meditate on them while the healing sound vibrations soothe you.
Date and Time: Mon, January 2, 2023, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
Location: The Broom Closet Memphis 552 S Main St Memphis, TN 38103 United States
Join us this year in Memphis for the 34th Annual JINGLE BELL BALL at our historic Hotel Peabody's Continental Ballroom, SUNDAY December 4, 2022. Throughout the past 34 years, our Jingle Bell Ball volunteers and generous sponsors have made lasting memories for over 100,000 children.
Date and Time: Sun, December 4, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM CST
Location: The Peabody Memphis 149 Union Avenue Memphis, TN 38103 United States
It is time to fill the streets of Memphis with the coziest sweaters. Calling all sexiest sweaters for the Memphis Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl. Join the Merriest Event of the year December 17, 2022 as we turn Memphis into the north pole. We want the jingle bells ranging and ugliest sweater's throughout the whole city of Memphis! This is going to be the best Memphis Bar crawl you have ever been on, strap your boots and grab your slays, we will see you soon. We can't wait to slay some brews with you and your reindeer at Memphis Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 17, 2022, 3:00 PM CST
Location: Silly Goose + Various Venues 100 Peabody Pl Suite 190 Memphis, TN 38103 United States
From the airwaves to the stage, Raised by Sound Fest is a free day-long event showcasing local and regional talent. Much like this freeform radio station, performing acts will rep varying genres and styles. Check out this lineup of the week’s events: Festival Kick-Off Event - "This is a Photograph" exhibit opening. Kevin Morby returns to Memphis after photographing and writing songs inspired by the city. Be there for his one-night appearance at Memphis Listening Lab. The exhibit will be on display during the festival on the 2nd Floor of Crosstown Concourse above the Central Atrium.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 3, 2022, 1:30 PM CST
Location: Crosstown Concourse 1350 Concourse Avenue Memphis, TN 38104 United States
Join us and enjoy our MLCC Holiday Mixer 2022! Be part of a fun night of live music, delicious hors d'oeuvres, and meet and greet familiar and new faces. During the event, find out more about the exciting year ahead for MLCC with more reasons to join our organization. Our goal is to bring a wonderful night to members and future members.
Date and Time: Fri, December 2, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
Location: Memphis Music Room 5770 Shelby Oaks Drive Memphis, TN 38134 United States
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 fireworks shows are free to the public.
Best Memphis NYE Events
New Year’s Eve Party Life
2023 New Year’s Eve Celebration
New Year Eve ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA Istyle – 2023
New Years Eve Bar Crawl – Memphis
BSMA NYE 2022 FAST PASS
7th Annual NEW YEARS EVE PARTY & ASSISTANCE DRIVE FOR THE HOMELESS
The Great 28 New Year Celebration
JINGLE JAM 2022
The Pearl Ball
Memphis- New Year Eve’s Meditation with Sahaja Yoga Meditation
New Year’s Sound Bath
MEMPHIS JINGLE BELL BALL 2022
Memphis Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl
Raised By Sound Fest
MLCC Holiday Mixer 2022
We hope to see you out on the dance floor with a glass of champagne this New Year’s Eve in Memphis. Go ahead and get your tickets now and prepare for an amazing night!
Cheers to the new year! Just remember to stay safe and drink responsibly!
Rocco is a recent graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor’s in Editing, Writing, and Media. With seven years’ experience in the restaurant industry as a cook, server, bartender, and more, he is deeply passionate about intertwining his fondness for food with his love of language.