Top 5 Holiday Events: New Year’s Eve


  1. First Night Tacoma

Tacoma’s “Three of Life”- themed celebration is back with family-friendly, alcohol-free activities, including live music, dance and a parade to ring in the new year.

When? 5:30 p.m.

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2. Spectra NYE: Roaring ’20s

Enter 2020 with a throwback to the Roaring ’20, featuring an electro-swing soundtrack and a perfect view of the Space Needle fireworks show. Grab tickets early, this celebration is known to sell out. Prices vary.

When? 9:00 p.m. – 2 a.m.

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3. New Year’s Eve Celebration at Seattle’s Center

This year’s celebration features a live mix of blues, swing and soul music from Left Turn on Blue, along with a Fountain of Light DJ dance party with front row seats for the Space Needle midnight fireworks.

When? 8:00 p.m. – midnight

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4. New Year’s Eve Party at Chihuly Garden and Glass

Enjoy a midnight champagne toast and an overhead view of Space Needle fireworks through the museum’s glass ceiling after an evening of dining and dancing to the Michael Benson Band.


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5. New Year’s Eve with The Motet

Spend the last night of 2019 and the first early morning of 2020 with funk/soul/pop septet The Motet and the group’s special guest, Polyrhytmics.

When? 9:00 p.m.

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