Chicago New Year's Eve 2021 Events

NYE in Chicago

Average temperature low and high: 27°-37°

Chicago in December brings pretty cold weather, but nothing blocks the Windy City from a good time, especially on New Year’s Eve!  From gala extravaganzas to firework dinner cruises, Chicago has tons of exciting ways to bring in the New Year! Some annual events may change or be canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions, but we will do our best to update this page with any info organizers release in the coming weeks.

New year's eve events calendar

Crystal Gardens New Years Eve 2020

31 Dec, 2020
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Crystal Gardens New Years Eve 2020

Don't miss your chance to be on TV, celebrate New Years Eve at Crystal Gardens party where NBC New Years Eve Live In Chicago will be filmed for the third in a row! The event will feature over 20 premium liquor bar, a private terrace to watch fireworks, a live DJ, and more! Tickets start at $118. Organizers have not updated this event in regards to COVID-19, we will update this page with any information that they release in the coming weeks. 

Riverfront New Year's Eve Fireworks Dinner

31 Dec, 2020
Navy Pier MAP
Riverfront New Year's Eve Fireworks Dinner

Board the Odyssey to ring in the New Yearwith an upscale dinner cruise; you'll get the perfect view of fireworks on the Chicago River! The dinner cruise includes table seating and a delicious 3-course plated dinner, entertainment from a live DJ, award-winning drinks from an open bar, and a champagne toast at midnight! Info for NYE this year hasn't been updated by organizers, and tickets are not yet available, we will update this page with any new information released in the coming weeks. 

Chicago Concerts in December

  • 12/31/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/31/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/31/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/30/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/30/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/30/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/30/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/29/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/29/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/28/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/27/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/27/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/27/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/27/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/26/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/26/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/26/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/26/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/25/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/24/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/24/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/24/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/23/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/23/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/23/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/23/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/22/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/22/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/20/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/20/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
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  • 12/20/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/19/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/19/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/19/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/19/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/18/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/18/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/17/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/17/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/17/2020 Moulin Rouge - The Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
  • 12/16/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/16/2020 The Birthday Massacre & Julien-K Reggie's Rock Club Buy Tickets
  • 12/16/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/13/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/13/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/12/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/12/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/11/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/10/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/09/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
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  • 12/07/2020 Beach Fossils & Wild Nothing Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
  • 12/07/2020 Jojo Vic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 12/06/2020 Beach Fossils & Wild Nothing Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
  • 12/06/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 12/06/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
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  • 12/06/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/05/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 12/05/2020 Small Town Murder Podcast Athenaeum Theatre - IL Buy Tickets
  • 12/05/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/05/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
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  • 12/04/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 12/04/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/03/2020 Squarepusher Metro Chicago Buy Tickets
  • 12/03/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 12/03/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 12/02/2020 King Krule Riviera Theatre - IL Buy Tickets
  • 12/02/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 12/02/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
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  • 12/01/2020 The Simon & Garfunkel Story CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets

Upcoming Nightclub Events

Tue, Dec 01 at Berlin Nightclub TBA
Wed, Dec 02 at Berlin Nightclub Beat Lab
Thu, Dec 03 at Berlin Nightclub DURO
Fri, Dec 04 at Berlin Nightclub Cosmix Fridays with DJ Greg Haus
Sat, Dec 05 at Berlin Nightclub Drag Matinee
Sun, Dec 06 at Berlin Nightclub MadonnaRama
Mon, Dec 07 at Berlin Nightclub Mom Jeans
Tue, Dec 08 at Berlin Nightclub Iconic!
Events may be canceled due to the coronavirus. Please confirm with all ticket vendors that events are still active.