New Years Eve in the Inland Empire, Orange County and Los Angeles- Your full list to the best parties, clubs, events and more!
Bring in the new year with style at one of the biggest parties in the Inland Empire and Southern California (Orange County / Los Angeles)! We’re working on expanding this list, so tip us off if you know about others!
Inland Empire New Years Eve Parties
Salted Pig – Riverside
Be prepared for a big New Years Eve 2012 event at The Pig as they ring in the new year. We hear they will have selected beer paired dinners throughout the night and a huge crowd at midnight!
Killarney’s – Riverside
Ring in the new years at the Riverside Plaza. Reserve a table to enjoy dinner, dancing and midnight champagne toast for just $29.99, Free bottle of champagne with a table reserved for 4 people (with purchase). Early Bird Special: $19.99 from 4p-6p, Saturday, December 31, 2011.
NYE BASH ’12, Made Saturdays. $25 per person.
Rebel Spirit presents New Years Eve Party with special performance by Frankie J.
New Years Eve with Alf Alpha and The Coachella Valley Art Scene at the Ace Hotel’s Amigo Room in Palm Springs! Admission is FREE for all!
Every last Saturday of the month Alf Alpha and The Coachella Valley Art Scene host World Famous, a dance and craft party inside the Amigo Room.
Alf Alpha (www.djalfalpha.com) rocks the turntables from 10pm – 2am, taking the party people on a journey through multi-genre party & dance music from around the globe.
Outside by the pool The Coachella Valley Art Scene (www.thecoachellavalleyarts
Admission is FREE // Age requirement is 21+.
See more about the event, including photos and links, on their calendar: www.acehotel.com/famous
Pechanga – Temecula
- Ballroom Gala – Masquerade theme. Lavish buffet dinner, dancing, party favors and champagne toast. $299 for a pair of tickets. No single tickets sold.
- Silk– NYE DJ and dancers. Pre-sale tickets $75 per person, includes party favors.
- A limited number of $50 presale tickets are available through Pechanga.com!
- Jersey Shore’s Jenni “JWOWW” Farley will be bringing in 2012 at Pechanga’s Silk nightclub this year, partying and dancing to the beats of famed Vegas DJ Tina T.
- World famous DJ Tina T will be pumping the house all night and well into 2012 (see attached bio). As the current resident every Friday night at Vegas’ hottest new super club, Marquee in the Cosmopolitan Hotel (opened by the TAO group), Tina T has taken the award for Best Female DJ in 2010 and 2011 at the Las Vegas DJ Awards.
- Kelsey’s – Flashback 70’s, 80’s and 90’s with DJ. $50 cover charge per person includes party favors.
- Cabaret– Two live bands. $25 cover charge per person includes party favors.
- Comedy Club at Pechanga – Vietnamese variety show and light Vietnamese Buffet dinner. $99 per person
- Round Bar – Countdown to Midnight hosted by DJ Timmy D. Prepare for thousands to gather. See last year’s action below. Open to the public. Free.
New Year’s Eve with Souldier and Space Camp Stowaways: “Get lost in the electro hip-hop stylings of Space Camp Stowaways and get down to the explosive soul-core funk of Souldier” they claim on Facebook.
Talent: Dj Erick Neutron (Heist, Icon), Dj Volterra (AOC, Heist), Dj Hitman (Access, Eden Rock), Dj Swami, Dj Jon Jon, Dj TWatts
Eden Rock moves to the Skyfox Ultra Lounge starting NYE. Girls must be 18+ and guys must be 21+ for this special event. 4 floors above the Pomona Arts Colony is where you’ll be partying until 3 a.m.
Southern California New Years Eve Parties
The OC Fair promises one of the biggest events in Southern California. Unlike other New Year’s Eve celebrations, the New Year’s Eve Block Party offers great fun in a casual setting. No black ties here! The official website is located at ocfair.com/blockparty.
The New Year’s Eve Block Party will offer live tribute band entertainment by the decade – from the ‘60s to the ‘90s – plus DJs and dancing. Tribute bands include: The Who Revue; Wild Child; Britain’s Finest – The Complete Beatles Experience Tribute Show; The Cured; Flashback Heart Attack “Ultimate New Wave ‘80s Show”; Rio – A Tribute to Duran Duran; The Joshua Tree – A Tribute to U2; and more.
There will also be a gathering of gourmet food trucks to satisfy every appetite along with plentiful bars. Some of the participating food trucks
include Chomp Chomp Nation, Crepes Bonaparte, Brats Berlin, Flying Pig Truck, Piaggio On Wheels, Chef Joe Youkhan’s Tasting Spoon and Calbi. More trucks will be announced in the coming weeks.
New this year is the Casino, where high-rollers can “gamble” for fantastic prizes. Attendees can also enjoy rides, other entertainment and, at midnight, a pyrotechnic show to ring in the New Year.
General admission is $35 pre-sale ($40 after 12/1) and includes admission to the event and all live music entertainment. General parking is $10 ($20 for preferred). Additional charges apply for food, beverages and casino. Tickets and parking are available on Ticketmaster.com. The Block Party plus Super Pass package is available for purchase online at here.
Together as One – Orange County – Oak Canyon Park
Check out our full Together as One 2012 preview of this enormous electronic music event!
Insomniac is excited to be kicking off 2012 by inviting fans to attend an all-new 21+ music festival “White Wonderland.” The two-day, all-white winter wonderland themed festival will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center on December 31, 2011, and January 1, 2012, and will feature world class headliners along with a dazzling display of magical effects and artists guaranteed to provide fans with a White Wonderland experience they won’t forget.
White Wonderland will be a two-day 21+ event hosting a massive stage of music, theatrics and state-of-the-art production. Ringing in the New Year on Saturday night will be (in order of appearance in the lineup): Paul Van Dyk, Benny Benassi, Kaskade, Dada Life, Trent Cantrelle. Kicking off 2012 on New Year’s Day will be (in order of appearance): Steve Angello, AN21 & Max Vengeli, Thomas Gold, and Tara Brooks.
To purchase tickets and keep up with the latest announcements related to White Wonderland NYE, please visit www.whitewonderland.com
White Wonderland, a two-day Insomniac New Year’s Celebration
Anaheim Convention Center
December 31, 2011 & January 1, 2012
Tickets On Sale Thursday, December 1, 2011
21+ and White Attire Mandatory
6 p.m. – 2 a.m. Saturday, 7 p.m. – 2 a.m. Sunday
Insomniac presents Fedde Le Grand Los Angeles Takeover with special guest Deniz Koyu
Known best for his timeless dance floor smashers including ‘Put Your Hands Up For Detroit’ and ‘So Much Love’, Fedde le Grand consistently blows crowds away with his massive bangers and undying energy. He devastated the dance floor at Nocturnal Wonderland and now he’s back for a New Years Eve special event at the Music Box.
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The Music Box, 6126 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood CA
This event is 21+ w/ID. Doors open at 8:30pm. Insomniac events are about the total experience.
Constructed in the roaring twenties, The Music Box has been at the very center of Hollywood’s dazzling nightlife for nearly a century. The storied edifice, which for decades has been a lavish sanctum of glamour and spectacle, has now been painstakingly refurbished to its original Golden Age glory.
Knott’s Berry Farm will have something for everyone this New Year’s Eve with a variety of dance music, a Beatles tribute band and a live performance by the popular band, The Clueless Remix featuring DJ Reeso. All this, plus Knott’s rides, attractions and a Midnight Mayhem Fireworks Show in Calico Square will make Knott’s New Year’s Eve celebration the place to ring in 2012. Check out our full preview of Knott’s Berry Farm NYE 2012.
Drop NYE presented by Into the AM, NyteHype, & Focus, will be at the Grove of Anaheim featuring some great EDM acts, including Bart bmore, R3hab, Nicky Romero, Peace Treaty, Mr. White, & Dirty Rock, and more. They promise a fun night. 18+ with multiple bars for those 21+. The $45 and $55 tickets are sold out, but $65 tickets are still on sale. Check out more info online at dropnye.com.
Ages 19 to 91. Live band: Soul Sister (as seen in Spaghettini’s, Kobe’s, Fashion Island and other popular facilities). 8-9pm: Dance lessons. 9pm-1am Dancing…variety of music with Live band: Soul Sister and DJ Rob in alcohol-free environment. Tickets are $39 prepaid and $50 at the door. Tickets include noise makers, mixer games, dance lessons, free parking & dancing till 1am. Cal State Fullerton, Titan Student Union Bldg, 800 N. State College Blvd, Fullerton 92831. Free parking. Call 714.210.3337 For discount prepaid tickets or get tickets online at www.ChristianSinglesFunEvents.