Stuck on what to do this New Year’s Eve in London? Well you can stop worrying, as we’ve got the top 10 places to be on December 31st2018!

1. New Year's Eve Fireworks

Location: Thames Riverside

This year the display will feature over 12,000 fireworks – now that’s sure to be a pretty spectacular display! Big Ben’s bongs will play for the special occasion (which is more special than usual, as they’ve been silenced whilst it’s undergoing renovation.) Not only that, but Madness will be performing at Central Hall Westminster. Tickets are extremely limited – but it’s worth taking a look here.

Fireworks Experience

2. New Year's Eve Spectacular

Location: Southbank Centre

There will be 6 mighty pop-up clubs in the Royal Festival Hall this New Year’s Eve! Each one performing music from a different decade, transporting you back to your favourite era. There will be orchestras, DJ’s, dance classes and even photo studios dotted across the venue as well. There literally is something for everyone!

Pop Up Club Experience

3. News Year's Eve at Skate

Location: Somerset House

Skate your way into the New Year at Somerset House, where its infamous ice rink will be transformed into a great party spot. Be prepared for wild dance routines, very sparkly drag stars and great views of the Mayor’s fireworks from the River Terrace overlooking the Thames!

New Years Eve Ice Skate Party

NYE at London Shell Co.

Location: Marylebone

Why not hop aboard a floating restaurant for NYE 2018? The London Shell Co’s unique dining experience will open to just 30 lucky individuals who’ll bob along merrily from Regent’s Canal to Camden Town to toast in the New Year!

Floating Dining Experience London

5. New Year’s Eve Gala Ball at the Rivoli Ballroom

Location: Brockley

This 1950’s venue is normally a space for adults only, but this New Year’s Eve they are throwing that rule out the window and inviting all the family to enjoy the space. The beautiful ballroom will be filled with the sounds of pop and party classics, with the added bonus of flowing drinks!

Gala Ball Rivoli Room Experience

6. Berber and Q presents: The Madina

Location: Berber & Q, Haggerston

Berber and Q present to you this New Year’s Eve, a hectic Medina in Marrakech. Featuring five courses including burnt apricot labneh and a Christmas tree cauliflower shawarma. But don’t worry, because the DJ’s will help you dance off the last of the spiced turkey!

The Madina Experience

7. The Curtain’s ‘The Beat’ New Year’s Eve

Location: Shoreditch

Say Bye to 2018 whilst hiding out in a ‘speakeasy’ inspired bar. Feast on a delicious 3-course dinner, and sip on plenty of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut NV you can finish the night off with lots of dancing until the early hours of the morning to great live music and DJ’s!

Speakeasy Bar & Dining Experience

8. Dishoom Presents: Bombay Vintage Glam

Location: Across their London Venues

Dishoom is planning New Year’s Eve parties across its 3 London restaurants. This Bombay Vintage Glam bash promises a huge feast featuring brand spanking new dishes such as Chilli Chicken, Jackfruit Biryani and Paneer Bemisal. There will also be a NYE playlist created by Rob Wood and a live jazz band in the Kensington venue. If you play it wisely, you may even be able to win some free booze!

Bombay Vintage Glam Dining Experience

9. New Year’s Eve: Party Animals

Location: Natural History Museum

Looking for a unique experience this New Year’s Eve? Well head to the Natural History Museum where you can dance underneath the giant skeleton of Hope the blue whale, tuck in to edible insects, and dance at a silent disco!

Natural History Museum Dance

10. Winter at Skylight Rooftop

Location: Skylight London, Wapping

If you are lucky enough to bag a ticket to the Skylight New Year’s Eve party then you can expect to glide your way out of 2018 on its rooftop ice rink – or you can even try their hand at ice hockey! There will even be 12 screens showing the NYE fireworks on the night. Tickets are £30 each, but you do get a glass of Moet & Chandon on arrival – so it’s not too bad!

Skylight Rooftop Ice Rink

Wherever you are on 11.59pm on 31stDecember 2018 – we hope you have a good one!

written by emc3