Whether you’re planning on going to the numerous New Year’s Eve festivals that will brighten the city or be going to one of the numerous bars that will be filled to the brim with revelers, you can bet that fun will be had in the Mile High City at the stroke of midnight. If you’re in the latter camp, here are the best bars that you should hit up to ring in 2018, and remember, please drink responsibly.
The Hangar Bar
8001 E. Colfax Ave., Denver Co 80220
Yes, this bar may be in the suburbs of Denver, but that doesn’t mean that it will be a great place to ring in 2018. The Hangar Bar is a neighborhood dive bar that will provide the perfect backdrop for any New Year’s celebration. Thanks to their great drink specials and fun atmosphere, hanging out at The Hangar Bar when the clock strikes midnight should be on your radar.
The Monkey Bar
1112 Santa Fe Dr., Denver, CO 8020
One of the main questions most revelers will have about this Lincoln Park bar will be if a monkey will ever make an appearance here? Well, it may and may not, and that’s the charm of The Monkey Bar, a place where the beer will be cold, the pool tables are great, and the atmosphere will be fun, all perfect for you to ring in 2018 with a bang, monkey or no monkey.
2048 Larimer St., Denver, CO 80205
When you visit this Five Points bar, you’ll come away with the notion that this is the only place for you to enjoy great drinks for New Year’s Eve. While there are other great bars in the Denver area, Sidecar’s appeal and atmosphere will be both down-to-earth and festive, making this a wonderful place to ring in 2018.
2412 E. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80206
Wine, whiskey, and cocktails will make this City Park bar the place to ring in 2018. Bar Max is a place that has nothing but great reviews, all thanks to it relaxing atmosphere and drinks that, when the clock strikes midnight, will have you loose and full of fun.
Union Lodge No. 1
1543 Champa St., Denver, CO 80202
You can’t talk about Denver’s bar scene without mentioning one of the top bars in the region. The Union Lodge No. 1 in the heart of downtown has a number of factors that will make this a great spot to celebrate New Years. From being near the epicenter of the party in downtown to great drink specials, this place will be packed to kiss 2017 goodbye, and you should certainly be among the throng of reveler.