You’re in for an absolutely unforgettable night of partying and celebration if you’re in Chula Vista around New Year’s Eve; it will last all the way into the new year.
This is one of my top favorite locations to visit over the holidays because of the New Year’s Eve celebrations and other holiday events in which the entire city takes part.
If you’re looking for a location to ring in the new year in Chula Vista, look no further. I’ve put together the ultimate guide to Chula Vista’s party scene for when it’s time to say goodbye to the old year and hello to the new.
Here is a list of all my favorite places to toast the new year, enjoy champagne, and watch fireworks.
Best New Year’s Eve Parties in Chula Vista
Here are all of the most fun places to go on New Year's Eve in Chula Vista, Chula Vista. Greet the new year with a party and lots of champagne at these amazing NYE events around town!
On the Boardwalk San Diego NYE aboard Inspiration Mega Yacht: 3 Decks, 6 DJs, Prem. Open Bar, Comp Apps, VIP Casino, Dinner Buffet & More! Join us On the Boardwalk this NYE 2023; where prohibition meets today's spirits aboard the Hornblower Inspiration. The only way to enjoy the city's sights and sounds are to party your way into 2023 aboard San Diego's most luxurious yacht. On this three-hour cruise, you will witness the most gorgeous scenery of Coronado Bridge, San Diego Skyline, U.S. Navy Ships & beyond. With some of San Diego’s top DJs will be spinning; it’s sure to be an unforgettable experience. So don't miss out!!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 9:30 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 1:30 AM PST
Location: The Inspiration Yacht 1800 N Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101 United States
Join us on New Year's Eve on one of San Diego’s most oversized party yachts, The Spirit of San Diego! 146 Feet Long, 3 levels, outdoor decks, Lounges, and two dance floors. This 500-capacity party yacht is ready to make history as the most memorable New Years' Eve Yacht Cruise. This event has Sold Out 19 years in a row so get your tickets early!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 12:30 AM PST
Location: Spirit of San Diego Yacht 990 North Harbor Drive Dock #3 San Diego, CA 92101 United States
What better way to celebrate the Roaring 20s than with Gatsby themed New Year's Eve! Join us for the most upscale NYE party in San Diego, CA. Join us for the most upscale, VIP-only NYE party in San Diego and celebrate 2023 in Great Gatsby-style at the trendy upscale Hotel Republic- where panoramas of the Harbor skyline unfold before your eyes!! So don't miss out on this NYE party at the Hotel Republic San Diego. Dress in your best 1920s attire, and get ready to ring in 2023 in grand Gatsby style!
Date and Time: Sat, December 31, 2022, 9:00 PM - Sun, January 1, 2023, 2:00 AM PST, Doors at 9:00 PM
Location: Hotel Republic San Diego 421 W B St San Diego, CA 92101 United States
Why stick to one bar when you could spend your New Years Eve in SD exploring many? If you're not sure where to start when it comes to the biggest night of the year; put your plans into the hands of those who really know what they're doing. San Diego New Years' Eve Pub Crawl is back, and we’ve taken care of the party for you! We go all out of this NYE in San Diego's most famous bar hopping destinations with VIP entry to fantastic venues, exclusive deals, and drink specials as low as $4 Drafts + 2-for-1 Premiums & Champagnes!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 6:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 2:00 AM PST
Location: Taste & Thirst 715 4th Ave San Diego, CA 92101 United States
The event is from 8 pm to 4 am. Located 8 mins north of downtown. Easy Uber and Lyft pick up and drop off. We also have Party buses picking up and dropping off at locations in PB, Downtown, and North County
This indoor and outdoor event is held at the Encore Event Center & Film Studio in the heart of San Diego. Travel through the decades of music, fashion, and memories in our themed sets and decorated halls.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 4:00 AM PST
Location: Encore Event Center 8253 Ronson Road San Diego, CA 92111 United States
Only once a year do you get to celebrate a fresh start with the rest of the world, at Onyx Nightclub it’s always one for the books. Enjoy an extravagant night, San Diego's best nightclub hosts its annual new year's eve extravaganza.
We'll be transforming three party rooms into the most entertaining experiences New Year has ever brought to the gaslamp quarter. You're in for a night of brilliance.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 2:00 AM PST
Location: Onyx Room Nightclub 852 Fifth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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 San Diego!
Date and Time: Date and time Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM PST
Location: Bloom Nightclub 919 Fourth Ave San Diego, CA 92109 United States
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 Pacific Beach!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM PST
Location: The Local 809 Thomas Ave San Diego, CA 92109 United States
2 Full Days of Outrageous Fun! Wild and Fun parties during the day, Sexy themed parties at night! Designed for outgoing and secure Couples and Singles. Top Lifestyle DJs both day and night. Friday Night is the NYE Pre-Party and Saturday Night is the Main Event, Fancy as f**k new year's eve bash! Massive ballroom, midnight balloon drop, and the largest, sexiest gathering of lifestyle couples and singles on the west coast!
Date and Time: Fri, Dec 30, 2022, 12:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 11:00 AM PST
Location: San Diego Marriott La Jolla 4240 La Jolla Village Drive San Diego, CA 92037 United States
Pucker up buttercup... A tasty start to 2023. The lineup is so good we’re licking our lips. See you at the stroke of midnight. Derrick Carter, a house legend, has infiltrated his influence throughout dance music for decades. He refuses conventional standards and does his own thing.
Tube and Berger bring progressive house music to a new level by incorporating real-life recordings and samples into their sets. They’re staples in world-famous clubs around the world and have over 100 million streams on Spotify.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 2:00 AM PST
Location: Coasterra 880 Harbor Island Drive San Diego, CA 92101 United States
Come celebrate the New Year with D.. Kool-T & D.J. Gil playing all of your favorite Old School and R&B music all night long! This event sells out every year, get your tickets early! Only $30 In Advance.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 1:30 AM PST
Location: Four Points by Sheraton San Diego 8110 Aero Drive San Diego, CA 92123 United States
Ring in the New Year with a special New Year's Eve Tapas Bar Table Package! Enjoy unrivaled live Latin music & delicious libations and Spanish cuisine! New Year's Eve at Cafe Sevilla is sure to be the most memorable party in the Gaslamp! NYE sells out fast every year so get your tickets early!
Date and Time: Multiple Dates
Location: Cafe Sevilla of San Diego 353 Fifth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 United States
**21 and Up Event** From tray-passed hors d' oeurvres paired with champagne, to a delectable multicourse meal crafted by our expert culinary team, dancing the night away to Frank Sinatra's best songs, and much more!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 1:00 AM PST
Location: Kona Kai Resort and Spa 1551 Shelter Island Drive San Diego, CA 92106 United States
Five Star Tours takes you to the place of fun, casinos, and shopping. Toast the night away and bid farewell to 2022 as you welcome 2023 under the Vegas sky with a magnitude of fireworks throughout the skyline...
Our New Years' Eve Tour to Las Vegas takes you from San Diego to the famous Las Vegas Strip. This will be a direct bus trip to the Strip. We will celebrate on the strip of course en route with a Champagne toast!
We will admire the fireworks and stop by for some free parties. You will have plenty of free time to see the amazing fireworks display on the strip and then return home at 4 AM so we can start the New Year's celebration again in San Diego!
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 AM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 4:00 PM PST
Location: Five Star Tours 1050 Kettner Blvd. San Diego, 92101 United States
Ring in the new year above San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter at ALTITUDE Sky Lounge! Celebrate the new year at Altitude sky lounge with unbeatable skyline views, live DJ, plus great drinks and delicious apps. All sales are final and no refunds will be provided. You must be at least 21 years of age to enter the event. A driver's license or valid photo identification will be checked at the door. Without a photo ID to show proof of legal age, there will be no entry and no exceptions. For the safety of our guests, San Diego Marriott Gaslamp reserves the right to change the venue of the rooftop party in the event of inclement weather. Ticket sales do not include hotel rooms. Hotel reservation does not include event ticket sales.
Date and Time: Sat, Dec 31, 2022, 8:00 PM – Sun, Jan 1, 2023, 1:30 AM PST
Location: Altitude Sky Lounge 660 K Street San Diego, CA 92101 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 Chula Vista NYE Events
San Diego New Year’s Eve On the Boardwalk Cruise 2023
New Year’s Eve Yacht Party – San Diego
2023 San Diego New Year’s Eve Party – Gatsby’s House
San Diego New Years’ Eve Pub Crawl Party 2023
Time Warp New Years Eve Party – San Diego
Onyx Nightclub presents New Year’s Eve 2022
New Years Eve 2023 San Diego NYE Bar Crawl – All Access pass to 10+ Venues
New Year’s Eve Celebration
NYE Bar Crawl – All Access pass 10+ Venues
Fancy as F**K – New Year’s Eve Bash – A Complete Luxury Hotel Takeover
Chic N Freak NYE 2023: Derrick Carter, Tube & Berger, + More
New Years Eve Bash 2023!
New Year’s Eve Tapas Bar Table Package at Cafe Sevilla of San Diego
Fly Me to the Moon New Years Eve Gala
New Years Eve Party Vegas Tour 2023
F6ix Presents: Masquerade Ball New Year’s Eve Party
Bottoms Up NYE – 2023
This list is all you need to know about partying it up in Chula Vista on New Year’s, so go ahead and get your tickets to any one of these fantastic functions going on in the city that 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.