Looking for a fun way to ring in the new year? Here's a list of Salt Lake City New Year's Eve events to please both kids and adults.
EVE, a three-day New Year festival presented by the SLC Downtown Alliance, will include fine arts performances, live local music, dance parties, DJs, film screenings, laser shows, art installations, kids activities, storytelling and a spectacular midnight fireworks show Dec. 31. Activities take place at the Gallivan Center, Gateway, Clark Planetarium, Discovery Gateway, Broadway Centre Cinemas, Leonardo, Temple Square, Off-Broadway Theatre and Utah Musum of Contemporary Art.
Dec. 29, 30 and 31, 2013
See website for event schedule and ticket prices
The Grizzlies host the Las Vegas Wranglers in the Maverik Center Friday, Dec. 31, 2013, at 6:05 p.m.
3200 South Decker Lake Drive (2200 W.)
Enjoy the final night of Hogle Zoo's Zoolights and a family-friendly early New Year's countdown at 9 p.m.
Dec. 31, 2013, 5:30-8 p.m. (grounds close at 9 p.m.)
2600 E. Sunnyside Ave.
Clubs, Dance Parties
If you want to dance in the new year, SmithsTix and TicketCake are your connection for tickets to concerts, clubs and dance parties throughout the Salt Lake area, including parties at The Depot, The Great Saltair, the Infinity Event Center, Bar Deluxe, Park City Live (Park City), and Downstairs (Park City).
Christopher Titus: Christopher Titus never lies. The truth can be painful, but the truth is really funny. Employing what he calls “hard funny,” Titus has released three ninety-minute comedy albums and starred in four one-hour comedy specials for Comedy Central.
Dec. 30-31, 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Wiseguys West Valley
2194 West 3500 South
Tickets $20, ages 18+
The Annual Big Easy Entertainment New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball will take place at the Red Lion Hotel's Grand Ballroom in downtown Salt Lake City, UT. They have expanded this year to include New Years Eve into their Annual unique Masquerade Ball creating One Grand Event for those looking for something fun and inexpensive to do on New Year's Eve.
Friday, Dec. 31, 2013, 7:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Red Lion Hotel
161 West 600 South
Ring in the new year at Zermatt Resort's New Year's Eve Masquerade party. The party will feature live music by Take 5, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, photo booth, cash bar, and Z’s Steak & Chop Haus menu featuring prime aged steaks and fresh seafood.
$99 per couple, $19.95 kids ages 5-1, and lodging packages are also available.
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2013, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
784 W. Resort Drive Midway, Utah