Don’t have plans for New Year’s Eve? No worries – we have your plans right here! There are plenty of ways to celebrate the new year in Walworth County – from live shows and great music to candlelit dinners or a child-friendly party, you can find it all here.
Can’t find what you’re looking for? Check our website or Events Calendar for more area events and fun things to do!
If you’re looking for a live show…
Check out Ring In the New Year – Fireside Dinner Theatre (Fort Atkinson, WI) for their shows at 12:00pm and 6:00pm.
Cost/Fee: Dinner Theatre Packages from $68.95 – $99.95
Featuring audience favorite Steve Watts leading the Fireside’s eight piece live band, hosted by The Fireside’s well known director/actor Ed Flesch, and performed by a cast of multi-talented singers and dancers, RING IN THE NEW brings back great moments from our past band shows like THOSE FABULOUS FIFTIES and VIVA VEGAS, as well as recreating memories from some of our great Broadway musicals and presenting brand new music and comedy. Two shows only with a DJ and dancing after the evening show.
Visit The Magic of the Holiday Season – Dancing Horses Theatre (Delavan, WI) for their show at 1:00pm (lunch begins at 12:00pm).
Lunch/Dinner & Show: Adults $49.95, Children (3-12 years) $37.50; Show Only: Adults $27.50, Children (12 and under) $15, Children (2 and under) are free to sit on the lap of a parent.
Enjoy the magic of the holiday season – music, costumes, and holiday lights grace the entire theater from November 15 to January 12, 2014. Purchase tickets today to see the famous dancing horses!
If you are looking for a great meal…
Stop by New Years Eve – Nuvo Restaurant (Lake Geneva, WI) from 4:00pm-1:00am.
Ring in 2014 with NUVO Restaurant at the French Country Inn. Festivities begin with the bar opening at 4:00pm and dinner service to begin at 5:00pm. Live entertainment by Phil Caulkins starting at 9:00pm. Featuring a Prime Rib special($28.00+) along with the traditional NUVO menu. Complimentary champagne toast served at midnight. And after midnight snacks at the bar.
Make reservations today for New Year’s Eve Feast of Flavors – Trout House (Palmyra, WI) from 5:00pm-9:00pm.
This dinner includes a complimentary glass of bubbly. At $85 per person, the menu includes:
Oysters on the Half Shell, Fresh shucked island creek oysters served with lemon and mignonette, Blini with Gravlax, House cured salmon with crème Fraiche and caviar, Foie Gras with Toasted Brioche Kissed with black cherry balsamic and white truffle, Fillet of Beef and Lobster Tail Served with sautéed spinach and warm béarnaise sauce, Chocolate Ganache Tart (Three layers of rich dark chocolate finished with a dollop of mint whipped cream).
Feast at the New Year’s Eve Celebration Buffet – Lake Lawn Resort (Delavan, WI) from 5:00pm-10:30pm.
Families and friends are invited to bring in the new year at the Frontier Restaurant during a decadent feast from 5 PM until 10:30 PM on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. Indulge in a variety of specially prepared soups, salads and breads, a fresh seafood bar, chef’s carving station, hot pasta station, festive dessert table and more. To view the extensive menu. please click the link above.
Whisk your sweetheart away to a Candlelit Deluxe Dinner – Baker House (Lake Geneva, WI) from 6:00pm-9:00pm (reservations required).
For $55 per person, you and your sweetheart can enjoy a romantic 4 course prixe fixe dinner. Price includes a commemorative photo and take home party favors. Seatings available from 6-9pm; call for reservations.
Save a seat at New Year’s Eve Dinner & Entertainment – Hunt Club Steakhouse (Lake Geneva, WI) from 5:00pm-10:00pm.
Entertainment (Xeno & Joe) begins at 5:00pm. A special New year’s Eve menu will be available for the night; please click the link above to view the menu.
Celebrate the night at New Year’s Dinner – Fontana Grill @ The Abbey (Fontana, WI) from 6:00pm-10:00pm.
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at The Abbey Resort! Enjoy a special New Year’s Eve four-course dinner in the Fontana Grill for only $75 per person. Add a party pass to join The Abbey’s New Year’s Eve Gala or The Waterfront Party for only $35 (can join parties at 10pm). For reservations, call (800) 709-1323.
If you are looking for family friendly activities…
Take the family to Kid’s Half Night Fun For New Year’s Eve – The Abbey Resort (Fontana, WI) from 6:00pm-10:00pm.
The whole family can ring in the New Year with The Abbey Half Night of Fun package. Designed for children ages 4 – 12 years, the Half Night of Fun includes carnival games and prizes, a make your own pizza dinner and dessert, crafts, magic show and goody bag.
$50 per child ($5 discount for each additional child of the same family)
New Year’s Eve Childsitting Available: Children Ages 12 and Under: $15/hour (plus tax) for the 1st child; $5/hour for each additional child of the same family. Time frame reservations are available on December 31/January 1: 7:00am – 1:00am with a 3-hour minimum.
*Two weeks advance reservations recommended for all New Year’s Eve Half Night Fun and childsitting. Reservations outside of this time frame will be accommodated based on availability.
Kids will have a blast at the Children’s Party – Geneva Ridge (Lake Geneva, WI) from 8:00pm-1:00am.
Available 8pm to 1am in the Alder Room (ages 4 and up), the party includes adult supervision, children’s dinner buffet (assorted pizzas, chicken tenders, tater tots, fresh baked cookies & brownies), children’s games and crafts, and a quiet room with cots. $15 per child. For more information, and to book your New Year’s Eve Package, please call 800.225.5558
Join in the fun at New Year’s Eve Family Celebration – Lake Lawn Resort (Delavan, WI) from 9:00pm-1:00am.
The festivities begin as the New Year’s Eve bash kicks off in the Geneva Ballroom from 9 PM until 1 AM. Exclusive to our Family New Year’s Eve Package Guests, the night will include a DJ, hors d’oeurves and fun party favors. Kids and their parents can show off their best moves on our flashy light-up dance floor with colorful lights, lasers, and video projection screens. And of course, no New Year’s Eve party would be complete without an over-the-top countdown with balloons, and a sparkling cider or champagne toast.
If you are looking to dance the night away…
Head over to New Year’s Eve Live Music – Studio Winery (Lake Geneva, WI) from 2:00pm-9:00pm.
Celebrate this New Year’s Eve at the Studio. We’re open from 2 – 9 pm with Joe Johns playing from 4 – 8 pm. We’ll even toast to “Its Midnight Somewhere!”
Grab your dancing shoes and get to Double Platinum DJs – Lake Lawn Resort (Delavan, WI) from 8:00pm-12:30am.
In the Geneva Ballroom, there will be a New Year’s Eve dance party with Video DJ playing your favorite music videos and tunes from the 80s, 90s and now! Come dance the night away to bring in the New Year!
Join the festivities at The Waterfront New Year’s Eve Party – The Abbey Resort (Fontana, WI) from 9:00pm-1:00am.
Ring in 2014 in style at the Abbey’s Waterfront celebration! Enjoy an open bar, live musical entertainment by Triple D, champagne toast, balloon drop and late night snacks. $50 per person; for reservations, call 800-709-1323.
Hit the floor at the themed Flappers & Bootleggers Speakeasy Ball – Maxwell Mansion (Lake Geneva, WI) from 9:00pm-1:00am.
Live music, dancing, hats, and party favors – need we say more? 1920s fashion is encouraged; the joint will be jumpin’ and the piano thumpin’ – come and ring it in right! Advance reservations are required. $45 per person; champagne toast and cash bar with sweets. Visit http://www.bakerhouse1885.com for tickets.
If you are looking for the total package (food, entertainment, & fun!)…
Prepare to laugh the night away at New Year’s Eve Event Countdown to 2014 – Evergreen Golf Club (Elkhorn, WI) from 6:00pm-12:00am.
Cocktails & hors d’oeuvres at 6pm. Dinner, comedy show, music, and a toast at midnight! Tickets are $50 per person.
Get your fill of food, fun, and festivities at the New Year’s Eve Gala – The Abbey Resort (Fontana, WI) from 6:30pm-1:00am.
Ring in the New Year at The Abbey’s New Year’s Eve Gala located in the beautiful Harbor Ballroom! Celebrate with a four course dinner, including a wine pour, open bar, live entertainment by The Business and Champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight. Guests with a Party Pass may join the Gala at 10:00pm. For reservations, call 800-709-1323.
Reception: 6:30pm-7:30pm, Dinner: 7:30pm, Entertainment: 9:00pm
The whole party package is at the Ring In The New Year – Geneva Ridge (Lake Geneva, WI) from 7:30pm-1:00am.
$75 per person includes:
+Admission to the New Year’s Eve Buffet Dinner (Buffet available from 7:30pm to 9:00 pm, Open Bar begins at 7:30pm and ends at 1am)
+Admission to the New Year’s Eve Celebration (Open Bar & Live Music featuring Tweed Funk, Party Favors and Midnight Toast)
+Upgrade to a PREMIUM PACKAGE for only $10 more (includes premium alcohol during party)
For more information, and to book your New Year’s Eve Package, please call 800.225.5558
You’ll love the scene at the Adult New Year’s Eve Celebration – Lake Lawn Resort (Delavan, WI) from 9:00pm-1:00am.
The celebration kicks off at 9 PM in the Great Room with a variety of classic rock hits by the Petty thieves. Guests will enjoy festive party favors, plus an exciting balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight!
Cost is $20 per person at the door and includes: one drink voucher, entertainment, party favors, and champagne toast. (ID REQUIRED)