Here is a list of New Year’s Eve events and celebrations happening in Las Vegas as the calendar turns from 2020 to 2021:
BUDDY V’S RISTORANTE
Buddy V’s will be welcoming in the New Year with a specialty prix fixe menu available at $65 per person. The menu will include lobster bisque served with Buddy V’s oyster crackers, basil, and lemon zest ($15); slow braised beef short rib with truffle mashed potatoes, glazed baby carrots, onions fritto, and natural jus ($40); and a sweet chocolate trifle served with champagne strawberries ($12). Toast to a new beginning with a bottle of Prosecco ($20) or wine pairing for $20 per person.
Canaletto will be serving a limited a la carte New Year’s Eve menu on Dec. 31 and to-go orders can be placed in advance. Guests can also ring in the New Year by booking one of the private dining rooms available.
DEL FRISCOS DOUBLE EAGLE STEAKHOUSE
New Year’s Eve (all a la carte)
– Appetizer: Stone Crab Claws
– Entrée: 16 oz. Bone In Filet topped with your choice of Alaskan King Crab Truffle Butter OR Petit Cold Water Lobster Tail with Yuzu Hollandaise – Starts at $95
– A la Carte Steak Topping Features: Alaskan King Crab Truffle Butter – starts at $26 and Petite Cold Water Lobster Tail with Yuzu Hollandaise – Starts at $26
– Dessert: Godiva Chocolate Cheesecake – starts at $15
Guests can enjoy New Year’s Eve dinner specials such as black truffle French onion soup served with a French baguette and gruyere and Emmental cheese ($18); Creole bouillabaisse with crawfish, clams, mussels, sea bass, andouille sausage, and a toasted baguette ($32); lobster salad with champagne poached lobster tail, Mache, olives, fingerling potatoes, heirloom cherry tomatoes, shaved red onion, caviar emulsion, and lemon tarragon vinaigrette ($24); three day duck served with forbidden black rice, sautéed haricot vert, and natural reduction ($50); grilled Snake River Farms American wagyu Coulotte with roasted Maine lobster tail and black truffle reduction ($95); black-eyed peas with apple cured kurobuta bacon ($12); and strawberry champagne cake with vanilla pastry cream and strawberry jam ($12) for dessert.
DOWNTOWN GRAND HOTEL
Guests wishing to elevate their celebration can purchase the exclusive New Year’s Eve Penthouse Package, including two nights in the 1,500 square-foot Gallery Tower Penthouse Suite with sweeping views of Downtown Las Vegas. Kicking off the festivities, Delirious Comedy Club will feature locally celebrated comedians Oscar Ovies, Guy Fessenden, Don Barnhart and special guests in The Fremont Room Wednesday – Sunday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. with additional shows at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Revelers can also enjoy live music from local acoustic sensation Yvonne Silva inside Freedom Beat from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.
THE PALM RESTAURANT
New Year’s Menu King Crab Surf and Turf with complimentary champagne toast. Delicious 6oz Center Cut Filet and a King Crab Leg for $79 per person. You can also upgrade to a 9oz Center Cut Filet for $99 per person.
THE STRAT HOTEL
New Year’s Eve at the 360-degree, rotating Top of the World will feature a five-course prix fixe menu from 3 p.m. – midnight.
Dinner at Top of the World will be priced at $125 per person for reservations between 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., with party favors included. For reservations after 9:45 p.m. at Top of the World and 107 SkyLounge, dinner will be priced at $249 and will include fireworks viewing, a champagne toast and party favors. For upgraded window seating at Top of the World, the meal will be priced at $274.
STRAT guests may also celebrate New Year’s Eve from 107 SkyLounge and 108 Drinks for bites and cocktails with a view of the Las Vegas Valley fireworks from above. Following 10 p.m., there will be a minimum price on food and beverage. PT’s Wings & Sports, View Lounge and REMIX Lounge will also be open for celebrations.
THE X POT
Guests are invited to experience an immersive spectrum dining room supreme feast tasting menu available at $398 per person (minimum of four guests per party).