December means Christmas is just around the corner and end-of-year festivities are in full force. While most of us are consumed by never-ending gift lists, festive shindigs and the search for the ultimate turkey, New Year's Eve seems like a non-event.
Yet with less than a month to go (yikes) till the globe's biggest annual celebration, it's probably time to start making some plans. And with yearly the expectation of an unforgettable night, there’s nothing worse than last-minute panic about how to best rein in the new year. But fret not, as we’ve compiled a list of the best spots to celebrate the last hours of 2019 in style.
Star Island Singapore
Consider this an ultimate countdown experience. Star Island 2019: A Space Odyssey is Singapore’s latest go-to spot to celebrate the new year, with tickets quickly selling out since its inaugural edition. Located at The Float at Marina Bay Sands, the renowned Japanese firework display is one segment that the whole family can enjoy. Celebrations ranges from pre-show activities such as DJ performances, a family-friendly entertainment zone and delectable delights at the food village to the final multi-sensory musical firework show, themed on 2019: A Space Odyssey. If you are planning a monumental countdown experience, unique city view and an unmissable vibrant atmosphere, this is the perfect New Year's Eve destination.
Tickets start from $88.
The Star Island Singapore is located at The Float, Marina Bay Sands.
Tanjong Beach Club
Things don't get any bigger than New Year's Eve, so why not party from dawn till dusk? This year, Tanjong Beach Club will waste no time commencing celebrations. Start the countdown early with champagne, poolside tables and tropical beats by DJ Andrew M’s, and keep partying till the early hours at this event. The celebrations also continues till New Year's Day itself with a hearty coastal brunch and chill beats of DJ YuJin. That's a perfect hangover cure.
Drink packages start at $400, for 1 bottle x Premium Spirits and 10 bottles x Corona beer.
Tanjong Beach Club is located at 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, 098942.
Where's better to celebrate the new year than under a starry lit tropical oasis? Bar Canary, a modern al-fresco spot, is offering not only an idyllic escape amongst the city’s skyscrapers but also an ultimate year-end party. Think top-billing DJs spinning hits all night, a selection of exceptional wines, champagnes, spirits and festive cocktails married with a masterfully curated menu. Its rooftop bar is the perfect venue to escape from crowds and celebrate the new year above the city.
Table packages begin at $438, for one bottle of spirit, one bottle of champagne, one bottle of wine and a party platter.
Bar Canary is located at 270 Orchard Rd, 4th floor, Singapore 238857.
Siloso Beach Party
Wanting to escape the flurry of city life this new year's eve? If so, head to The Silso Beach party, which is located on the sandy beaches of Sentosa Island. Back for its 13th edition, celebrations don’t come much bigger than this. So what does the night entail? Two stages featuring twelve hours of non-stop chart-toppers across all music genres mashed by international and regional DJs throughout the night. Of course, there's the iconic Foam Zone, where both R&B and hip hop classics played throughout the night. Furthermore, celebrations would not be complete without extraordinary fireworks, which will be displayed when the clock hits midnight.
Tickets start from $68.
Siloso Beach Party is located at Siloso Beach Walk.
CÉ LA VI
If you are looking for an excuse to wear your finest suit while sipping champagne, CÉ LA VI got you covered. Hosting a 'Vegas Nights' themed event, CÉ LA VI is celebrating the New Year in style atop the city's most glamorous location, Marina Bay Sands. From delectable cocktails to Vegas-style performers and indeed, ending the night with an iconic firework show, this show-stopping event is a guarantee for an unforgettable New Year's Eve.
Cover charges at the Club Lounge begin at $138 (with a glass of champagne).
Cé La Vi is located at 1 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands Tower 3, Singapore 018971.
1927 Rooftop Pool & Bar
Deciphering between all the great New Years eve events can be a difficult task, so why not look for somewhere that ticks all the boxes? A night by the poolside, with live DJs, a dance floor and unlimited free flow of drinks, Sofitel's Countdown Gold Party is sure to please everyone. Along with the added bonus of spectacular city views, it's a definite winner.
Entrance is charged at $25, with first 50 receiving a glass of Taittinger Champagne upon arrival.
1927 Rooftop Pool & Bar is located at 35 Robinson Rd, Singapore 068876.