It’s hard to believe that 2019 is coming to an end. And what a year it’s been! Are you ready for a new decade? Ring in the New Year with fantastic food, champagne, dancing, games, lights & music! There is a celebration for everyone happening in Carrboro, Chapel Hill & Hillsborough. Reservations or advanced tickets are highly recommended.


Visit France on New Year's Eve! Actually Carrboro but you'll dine as if at a fine French restaurant. Provence of Carrboro is serving Lamb on the menu for you and your family before your nightly festivities. Call 919-967-5008 for reservations.

Lamb dish at Provence of Carrboro

Chapel Hill

New Year's Eve at the Baxter. Come out to the Baxter to ring in the New Year! DJ Macho will on the decks so you can dance away 2019 with Chapelboro in style. No cover 21+ Wear yer Fancy Clothes!

Toast the New Year and celebrate the evening with a three-course meal and champagne toast at Crossroads Chapel Hill New Year’s Eve Dinner at the historic Carolina Inn. Reservations (919) 918-2777, 5:30 – 10:00 pm.


Carolina Inn at Sunset

Kidzu New Year's Eve Party and Ball Drop Have a ball with Kidzu this New Year’s Eve! Bounce in and ring in 2020 Kidzu style with our twist on the traditional ball drop! Construct your own ball drop game and snowball launcher. Make a snowball snack and then dance the day away in our disco “Ball Room”. At noon, join us at the treehouse for a New Year Countdown and Bubble Ball Drop. This activity is included with admission.


PushPlay and DJ Wilder entertain you into the New Year at the Hot Tin Roof’s Year End Countdown to 2020 from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am. This event is expected to sell out!

Yonder hosts Katherine Whalen's New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball with Certain Seas, Sweet Dreams, and Great Freak. No cover.

Cena di Capodanno at Antonia's. Four luxurious courses with a Prosecco toast! Two seatings: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm and 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm.

For a full list of New Year’s Eve events go to our events page

(photo credits: Lamb dish,Provence of Carrboro; Carolina Inn, Donn Young)