Our Favorite Things to Do on New Year’s Eve around Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix. Between the Sonoran Desert, low Mountain ranges and rapid growth, this Southwestern city only gets more exciting with every year. Between an increasingly young and diverse population and breathtaking landscapes, there’s something for everyone here in the Valley of the Sun. So whether you’re a visiting tourist, returning to see friends and family or a curious local, read on for our favorite things to do on New Year’s Eve around Phoenix, and get ready to explore!

Casino Arizona

One of Phoenix’s most vibrant and exciting venues is also a great place to spend your New Year’s Eve- the New Year’s Eve Party at Casino Arizona! Live entertainment, musical performances and packed dance floors combined with appearances from some of the Sonoran Desert’s biggest and most beloved personalities make for an end-of-year experience that’s hard to beat. Dance into the night to Latin and Top 40 hits, and enjoy party favors, a festive champagne toast, balloon drops, light shows and a cash prize raffle! The on site dining options and bars are also solid additions to the party going experience. For groups, this is a great option to fill your holiday season itinerary. 

Sanctuary Camelback Mountain

Celebrate the start of the New Year in opulence amid stunning views at the Sanctuary Camelback Mountain. This is a wonderful addition to any holiday season itinerary, combining the breathtaking beauty of Phoenix’s surroundings with some of the best in gastronomy. Groups, couples and solo travelers alike will enjoy this one-of-a-kind experience, sampling a number of specially designed menus. Dress to impress and bring the whole group to do New Year’s Eve at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain this year for a New Year’s Eve in luxury. 

Fireworks

Whether on a rooftop at a downtown location, or from the comfort of a backyard, or well into the heights of the valley of the sun, there are numerous spots around the Phoenix area to watch the fireworks on New Year’s Eve. We strongly recommend a look into the Phoenix Mountains for an outdoors excursion that culminates in the lights over Phoenix and the desert stars, for your New Year’s Eve visit to Phoenix.

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