Planning on swimming through people on 6th Street until something sparks your interest? Although that might work, here’s our recommendations for making NYE kick ass.
Weed through the cluster of events and focus on these four venues.
Big Freedia’s NYE Party
The night will feature “AZZ EVERYWHERE” as well as a balloon drop at midnight and a complimentary champagne toast. Tickets are on sale here.
New Year’s Eve at The Vibe Haus
GDA + NYE + FIREWORKS
Golden Dawn Arkestra is hosting this free event at Auditorium Shores in the heart of downtown Austin. The evening starts at 7 p.m. featuring live music by Grupo Fantasma, Carolyn Wonderland, The Statesboro Revue, Big Cat, Vallejo, KP & The Boom Boom, Shawn Nelson and Kalu James. More information on the event here.