It's that time of year again, y'all. Time to go, "Wait, what happened to 2022?" as we ring in the new year. Whether you're ready to ring in new opportunities, or just want an excuse to wear sparkly attire check out these fun New Year's Eve events at local establishments to have the best last night of 2022 you could ask for.
Get groovy at Carriqui — the restaurant opened in 2022, but it's ending the year by bringing us back to the 1970s. Guests are encouraged to dress up in their '70s best and enjoy the house party. There will be music by Buttercup and DJ Steven Lee Moya, appetizer stations, a champagne toast, and breakfast tacos to take home.
10 pm to 2 am 239 E. Grayson St. Purchase tickets here.
Night at the Selfie Museum
Groups of 5 get a free bottle of champagne during the Texas Selfie museum's NYE bash. Snap some final 2022 seflies in the themed rooms, dance to live music from DJ Cynco, and catch the downtown fireworks live at midnight.
10 pm - 1 am 314 E. Commerce St. Purchase tickets here.
If you haven't been to the 1 Watson yet, think of it as the older brother rooftop bar to The Moon's Daughters (the history alone behind the 1 Watson deserves its own Hollywood film.) Guests who purchase tickets to the 1 Watson NYE bash will get a 5-hour reservation, 1 bottle of bubbly (tickets must be purchased for a whole table), 3 drink tickets per guest, complimentary NYE party favors ,and more.
8 pm - 1 am 111 Soledad St. Purchase tickets at eventbrite.com.
The Moon's Daughters
Sparkle all night long at the second annual Moon's Daughters NYE party. The celestial ball theme honors the goddess of the moon, Celine. So do your best to honor your own inner deity and dance the night away with live music from DJ Jax.
10 pm - 2 am 115 Lexington Ave. For more info on table packages and reservations, visit eventbrite.com
The Westin Riverwalk
If you've never attended a masquerade party, now's your chance. The Westin Riverwalk is transforming on the last night of the year into a Fire and Ice masquerade. Grab a mask, wear red, and take part in viewing performances from fire dancers or cool off by gazing at the ice displays onsite. VIP guests will also enjoy a plethora of other perks, including passed hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, a sneak peek at the newly renovated Zocca restaurant, and more.
9:30 pm - 12:15 am 420 W. Market St. Purchase your VIP tickets here.
The Good Kind
Enjoy the fireworks display at the Tower of the Americas with the perfect view thanks to the Good Kind in Southtown's NYE celebration. Guests will also get a complimentary NYE swag bag, welcome drink, a chance to purchase one of the Good Kind's winter cocktails, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, and just good vibes all around. Perfect for the new year.
9 pm - midnight. 1127 S. St Mary's Street. Purchase tickets at eventbrite.com