Event Listings NYE Detroit

The Fillmore Theatre: Resolution Ball

Area: Downtown Detroit
Crowd: 20s and 30s
Size: 1700 people
Dress: Black Tie Optional
Time: 9pm-4am

The Resolution Ball is one of the largest in the Midwest. Entertainment includes high-wire acrobats and roving illusionists, as well as DJ Tommy Holiday. The Ball also features a midnight buffet with pizza, sliders and Coneys; a Champagne toast; a balloon drop; and six big screens tuned to Times Square.   More »

Motor City New Year’s Eve: The Drop

Area: Campus Martius & Cadillac Square
Price: Free
Time: 4 PM to 1 AM
Crowd: 10,000 people expected, Family Friendly

The “D” is lowered at midnight in downtown Detroit. In its 7th year, the celebration offers a free night of celebration to adults and kids alike. The festival includes local entertainment on two stages, ice skating, fire pits, horse drawn carriages and more. Kids will enjoy their own mini drop earlier in the evening, games and activities. Food is available from a host of local restaurants, vendors and food trucks. More »

The Atheneum Suite Hotel: The Motor City Gala

Area: Downtown Detroit
Crowd: 30s to 50s
Size: 1700 people
Dress: Black Tie Optional
Time: 9pm-4am
The Motor City Gala. The MC Gala is the official Gala for the Motor City New Year’s Eve Drop. This Annual Mega New Year’s Eve Party offers 2 premium packages to help you celebrate in style with 2 ballrooms with DJs, dancing and a spectacular countdown at Midnight and several options to celebrate safely and in style with 3 Hotel Options to choose from. Experience first-hand why NYEdetroit events sell out every year!  More Info & Tickets »

Cadillac Square, Detroit – The Motown Countdown

Area: Downtown Detroit
Crowd: 21+
Size: 1200 People
Dress: Festive Wear
Time: 8:00pm-1am

Ring in 2017 at THE DROP in style! Entry to the Motown Countdown Includes your ticket to the to the enclosed heated & carpeted 11,000 sq. ft. Grand Celebration NYE Heated Party Pavilion located on Cadillac Square just beneath the D Drop @ Campus Martius. More »

Vintage Hollywood New Year’s Eve at The Bird & The Bread

Area: Downtown Birmingham
Crowd: 30s to 50s
Size: 300 people
Dress: Vintage Glam
Time: Dinner Served 5 – 10 PM; Show Starts at 9:30 PM

Join us for a special three course meal and show with the 5-piece Bluewater Kings Band. The night celebrates the vintage glam of old Hollywood. So dress up, walk the red carpet, sip vintage cocktails, dance, and enjoy the entertainment on this special night.
Three packages to choose from:
– Dinner Only $75 per person + tax/grat.
– VIP Dinner and Concert $150 per person + tax/grat dinner, concert, Bottle of Bubbly per couple, private seating tables, appetizer buffet at 11pm, party favors.
– Concert and Late Night Buffet $50 per person + tax/grat I entry to Elm Room at 9:30pm appetizer buffet at 11pm, party favors, toast at midnight. More »

The Magic Bag: The Mega 80’s New Year’s Eve Bash

Area: Ferndale
Time: 8 PM

​A brand new show for a brand new year! Don’t get caught watching some clown on TV talking about his balls dropping while a mediocre singer lip synchs her newest hit. Get out of the house and start your New Year’s off the retro way as the Mega 80’s hit the stage! The concert harkens back to the grand tradition of those great MTV Rockin’ New Year’s Eve shows of years past. So put on your best 80’s duds and head out to the Bag to ring in the New Year! The doors open at 8pm and tickets are $35 in advance. More »

Orchid New Year’s Eve Party

Area: 141 W Nine Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220
Time: 9 PM – 4 AM

– Party ’til 4 AM
– Doors open at 9 pm
– Special Dance Show with the Wild Orchid Dancers
– Includes Pei Wei, Champagne Toast and Party Favors
– Balloon Drops & Confetti
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New Year’s Eve at The Royce Detroit

Area: 76 West Adams Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226
Time: 10 PM to 1 AM

Let’s celebrate the end of this year, and the ringing in of the new together! Featuring special guest, DJ Mike Medow, on the decks all night!
Join us for an evening of bubblies, white and red wine, plenty of cheese and charcuterie and a special champagne toast to end your year and begin the new year with grace and style.
This will be a private party for ticket holders only. All tickets must be purchased in advance online.
Ticket price includes an all-you-can-drink open bar serving:
– a special curated selection of wines and bubblies
– food pairings
– candles, ambiance and music More »

New Year’s Eve Bash at Luna Royal Oak

Area: 1815 North Main Street, Royal Oak
Time: 8 PM – 4 AM

– Party ’til 4 AM
– Doors Open at 8 pm
– Special Dance Show with the Award-Winning LUNA Dancers
– Includes Pei Wei, Champagne Toast and Party Favors
– Plus, Balloon Drops & Confetti More »

Detroit Symphony Orchestra: New Year’s Eve

Area: Downtown Detroit
Time: 8 PM

Put on your dancing shoes and walk the purple carpet, it’s time to party like it’s 1999 with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in partnership with DPTV as they pay tribute to the iconic legend known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence, extravagant dress and perhaps, most importantly, his out-of-this-world music! Led by guest conductor Brent Havens, who arranged Prince’s top hits for orchestra, the DSO together with a tribute band will perform adaptations of the artist’s top hits including “Little Red Corvette,” “Purple Rain,” “Raspberry Beret,” “When Doves Cry” and more! More »

Pop A Cork & Party With PARC

Area: PARC Detroit 800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226
Time: 6:30 PM

Join us for an elegant and exciting New Year’s Eve celebration at PARC!

The restaurant will be gleaming in silver and gold, and the night will include music, party favors, NYE countdown and fabulous views of the annual Meridian Motor City NYE DROP 2017 (which brings out more than 30,000 people), a champagne toast at midnight, and an Auld Lang Sine sing-along.

Two dinner seatings, at 6:30 pm and 9:30 pm, will feature a special four-course dinner created by Executive Chef Jordan Hoffman, as well as a champagne toast. More »

New Year’s Eve at Club Venetian

Area: Club Venetian 29310 John R Road Madison Heights, MI 48071
Time: 8 PM – 1 AM

Featuring: Deluxe Carved Roast Beef with Mushrooms, Chicken Piccata, Ravioli Bolognese, Bow Tie Alfredo, Mashed Potato Bar with Assorted Toppings, Tossed Caesar Salad, Seasonal Vegetables, Fresh Baked Rolls, and Delectable Desserts
– Count Down to 2017 with Live Simulcast of the Ball Drop at NY Times Square
– Champagne Toast at Midnight, Horns, Noisemakers & Dancing to lively DJ tunes until 1am
All this for just $55 by December 17, 2016; $65 after December 17. Cash bar. Everyone welcome! Singles and couples. More »

New Year’s Eve at the David Whitney Building

Area: Downtown Detroit

Ring in the New Year in Detroit’s most iconic building, with music and dancing in the transformed “Whitney Lounge” and a champagne toast with a balloon drop in the stunning atrium at midnight. Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and Campus Martius D Drop will be streaming live. Enjoy a bonfire on the WXYZ patio. More »

Rockin’ NYE in Downtown Wyandotte

Area: Downtown Wyandotte
Ticket Price: FREE
Time: 6 PM – 12 AM

Enjoy live bands, a heated tent with DJ and activities as well as hot and cold drinks to purchase. Try your hand at ice corn-hole. The ball drop will be at the clock tower on Biddle Avenue at Maple Street, with one drop at 9 p.m. for families and another at midnight.More »

All-You-Can-Play New Year’s Eve Event at Zap Zone

Area: Ann Arbor – 4177 Carpenter Road, 734-930-6670
Canton – 41953 Ford Road, 734-844-7746
Farmington – 31506 Grand River Ave., 248-471-6777
Sterling Heights – 43680 Van Dyke Ave., 586-323-0030
Taylor – 9751 Telegraph Road, 313-299-9690
Waterford – 3653 Highland Ave., 248-706-7777
Ticket Price: $20; pre-register and pay
Time: 10 PM – 2 AM

A family friendly way to ring in the New Year! Unlimited play featuring special format laser tag games and a balloon drop at midnight!Action-seeking kids can ring in the New Year with unlimited laser tag and glo-golf. Plus there are bumper cars running at select times and locations. Check ahead for age information.More »

Additional Event Listings

Metro Parent : Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Events in Southeast Michigan

Crain’s Detroit : Things to do in Detroit on New Year’s Eve

Oakland County Moms : New Year’s Eve Events Metro Detroit 2016

Eventbrite : Detroit, Michigan New Year’s Eve Events