It's not just a new year, but a new decade and Fort Lauderdale Beach area restaurants, nightclubs and other venues have great New Year's Eve programming to welcome in 2020 which runs the gamut from family-friendly fare to dancing into the wee hours of the morning.
So Eat, Drink and Be Merry! Here is your complete guide to capping off 2019.
Check back often as we are adding more daily - or visit our Food & Drink Directory for a complete listing of Restaurants, Clubs and Bars to say 'Cheers to the New Year!'
Dining: Ring in the New Year, Deliciously!
THE ATLANTIC HOTEL
Join The Atlantic Hotel & Spa on Dec 31st on the 5th floor, Oceanfront Terrace. SKY Bar Opens at 8 PM and dinner begins at 9 PM. The cost is $129 per person and includes a four-course dinner, midnight champagne toast, entertainment, and party favors! Tickets are available on Eventbrite
Sky Bar at The Atlantic Hotel
The Atlantic Hotel & Spa
610 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
B OCEAN, FORT LAUDERDALE
Boogie your way into 2020! B Ocean Resort presents Disco Night with a Live Mermaid Show, DJ, and more. Guests can choose from three separate venues from The Florida Bar to Naked Crab, to The World-Famous Wreck Bar where you can enjoy a live DJ and dancing from the main stage. Packages include dining and entertainment which range from $150 - $250 per person. View details and ticket information on Eventbrite or request reservations via email.
1140 Seabreeze Boulevard
For information, call (954) 564-1000
Join Chef Paula DaSilva as she prepares you a mouthwatering culinary journey in Burlock Coast. A Four-Course Dinner will be served from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
After 9 p.m., the rest of the evening can be enjoyed in the Burlock Coast bar lounge for music, balloon drop and party. $149 per adult ++/$69 per child ++ ages 5-12. Reservations required
Located within The Ritz Carlton, Fort Lauderdale
1 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Phone: (954) 302-6460
Cafe Ibiza is the perfect balance of authentic flavors and warm hospitality, with an engaging atmosphere and spectacular ocean view. Whether you start your NYE countdown at breakfast with their signature bottomless mimosas or stop in late night for a relaxing dinner and live music performances - NYE at Cafe Ibiza is certainly to be memorable.
213 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Phone: (954) 468-9953
CONRAD FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH
Ring in 2020 at Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach. Join us for a stylish evening beginning with a cocktail reception on the 3rd floor complete with hors d'oeuvres, full bar and passed champagne. Slide into the elegantly-decorated Ocean Ballroom for a 4-course dinner, complemented by a full open-bar with premium wine and champagne bottles available a la carte. Dance the night away to a live fusion band and kick off the new year with a champagne toast at midnight. Younger guests may enjoy a kid-friendly evening (unsupervised) in the adjoining ballroom complete with board games and entertainment. Tickets range from $98-$360 and available for purchase through Eventbrite.
Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach
551 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
RIVA AT MARRIOTT HARBOR BEACH RESORT
Chef James and the culinary team will be celebrating NYE with a scrumptious dinner feast. Showcasing seafood bar with citrus poached shrimp, oysters in half shell & snow crab legs, small plates of seared scallops, sofrito gazpacho, red snapper ceviche, chicken lollipop, hoisin glazed pork belly; antipasto bar, composed salads, chef carved roasted harissa leg of lamb, beef tenderloin; seared black grouper, pork tenderloin, citrus chicken, whipped Yukon potatoes, roasted vegetables. Chef Michel and our talented pastry chefs will be preparing a delectable array of holiday-inspired desserts. $69 per Adult;
$29 per Child, 5 To 12 Years. Seating’s: 5 PM – 9 PM. Non-Alcoholic Beverages Included. Tax & Gratuity Additional
3030 Holiday Drive. Fort Lauderdale.
For reservations and information, call (954) 765-3100
THE RITZ CARLTON, FORT LAUDERDALE
Join the Ritz-Carlton for their Masquerade Gala to ring in 2020 in the most luxurious of ways. The evening includes dinner, open bar, live entertainment, party favors, champagne toast and more with prices per person ranging from $399 per person to $8,500 per table of 18. For special requests, contact Janelle Williams at (954) 302-6427 or via email
1 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale FL 33304
Phone: (954) 465-2300
STEELPAN KITCHEN & BAR
Celebrate all that 2019 was and all that 2020 and the new decade will be! Devour a 4-course meal in Steelpan under palm trees in the salty ocean breeze. Due to high demand, there will be two dinner seatings. The first at 6:00 PM and the second at 9:00 PM. Reservations are preferred, please call 954.302.5252. $90 per person, children 12 and under are $37.
Party favors and live music included as well as a champagne toast! Read the full menu: https://www.steelpanftl.com/newyearseve
Steelpan Kitchen & Bar
999 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. Fort Lauderdale.
For reservations and information call, (954) 302-5252
Countdown to 2019 "where the moon arrives over the water." The made-for-sharing menu of Asian-inspired cuisine, raw bar, and Sushi offerings is a perfect way to indulge while celebrating New Year's Eve with friends. Live music and other nightly surprises add to the energy of this beachfront restaurant.
225 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Phone: (954) 523.1407
Reservations not accepted.
Wild Thyme Oceanside Eatery offers two dining options to ring in the new year, including a Pre- Party 4-course oceanfront dinner which allows you to dine for $59 pp from 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm before you ring in 2020 with friends and family elsewhere, and a Midnight Celebration Dinner priced at $119 pp starting at 9 pm and ends with a midnight champagne toast & party favors. View details and make reservations on the restaurant website or call (954) 567-8070
Wild Thyme Oceanside Eatery
601 North Fort Lauderdale Beach
Clubs & Cocktails
BLONDIES SPORTS BAR
With 10 pool tables, arcade games, a stacked jukebox and chill-out vibe Blondies Sports Bar invites you to settle in with like-minded locals to enjoy a low-key start to 2020. Watch the Ball drop in Times Square on 50+TV's, while shooting a round of FREE Pool and enjoying an All Night Happy Hour to close out 2019.
229 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Kitchen open until 3 am
For 80+ years they have been ringing in the new year at this Fort Lauderdale Beach bar, where good times and cold drinks are served up daily. Since you're going to be elbow to elbow at the Elbo Room on NYE, might as well belly up to this beachside landmark and count down the last seconds of 2109 with a couple of thousand party revelers in the street. The annual rooftop ball drop is a traffic stopper.
241 S. Fort Lauderdale Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Phone: (954) 463-4615
LULU'S BAIT SHACK
Ring in the New Year with Project X at Lulu’s New Year's Eve Party from 10 pm - 2 am
Lulu's Bait Shack
17 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Beach Place 2nd Floor
Phone: (954) 463-7425
Twisted Funk Records brings in 2020 with a bang!! The night includes an exclusive Fireworks display from Ft. Lauderdale # 1 rooftop terrace at Mcsorley's. A night of uplifting house music with live performances from Miami's Elite FEATURING: PATRICK M // DJ WADY // OLLIE SANDERS // DOC BROWN // CARLOS POUSO // AWUL // LUIS LINDO // GAMMA. Complimentary Champagne Toast at Midnight! Sponsored by Grey Goose Vodka & Perrier Jouet. Tickets available on Eventbrite.
McSorley's Beach Pub
837 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd
Rock Bar and Barfly Entertainment present Battle of the Dec[k]ade feat. DJ Steve E & DJ Danny B battling it out on the decks in a countdown to 2020 & beyond with a pulsating, out-of-this-world, sound off from 9 pm - 4 am. The party starts early with DJ's spinning on the beachside patio at noon, followed by Danny Garcia & Showtime B at 4 pm. Bring home some green as we leave 2019 with a $1,000 cash ball drop @ midnight or win a 7-night cruise. NO COVER and Limited VIP Tables are available on Eventbrite
219 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Kitchen open until 4 am
Dinner reservations not accepted
W FORT LAUDERDALE
The W Fort Lauderdale launches headfirst into 2020 with its trippy, future-themed Tomorrowland fete. Choose from a variety of ticket levels on Eventbrite with corresponding perks, from a private open bar and bottle service to a buffet of bites catered by award-winning chef Stephen Starr.
W Fort Lauderdale
401 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
For information call, (954) 414-8200
WESTIN'S ROOFTOP NYE PARTY ON SKY TERRACE
Celebrate the new year with scenic views, live music, tapas bar and more on our ocean-side terrace at the Westin Ft Lauderdale Beach Resort! Ring in 2020 at the Westin Ft Lauderdale Beach Resort for our Oceanside Pool Party! Guests will enjoy a view that cannot be beat and a selection of Tapas, provided by Executive Chef Michael Mayer, a complimentary Champagne Toast and Party Favors, in addition to Live Music all night! Tickets range from $65-$95 and are available on Eventbrite
The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
321 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd
Phone: (954) 467-1111