Best New Year's Eve parties in Denver 2016
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Ring in New Year 2017 at one of the many stylish parties in Denver. Downtown Denver presents two fireworks shows on New Year’s Eve, adding to the entertainment value of the gala evening. Celebrate at a historic venue or at one of the themed events in the city. The following are some of the best New Year’s Eve parties in the Mile-High City.

NYE Countdown Party at Union Station
Dec. 31 @ 10 p.m.
Denver Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St., Denver, Colo. 80202

The iconic Denver Union Station in the heart of the city is hosting three New Year’s Eve parties to ring in 2017, so take your pick. Many people enjoy the romance of railroad travel, so they enjoy just being in the building with the 100-year-old Great Hall.  The three parties are the Great Hall Silent DJ Party ($20 in advance, $30 at the door), a speakeasy party on the lower level featuring music by Denver’s Gypsy Swing Revue ($85 advance, $100 door), and the romantic Cooper Lounge ($75). Ticket prices are per person.

Denver New Year’s Eve Black Tie Party 2016
Dec. 31 @ 9 p.m.
Sherman Street Event Center, 1770 Sherman St., Denver, Colo. 80203

The Black-Tie Party is considered one of the best New Year’s Eve Parties in Denver. The event is held in the historic Sherman Street Event Center, an architectural masterpiece and landmark built in 1906. The elegant Grand Ballroom is listed on the National and the Colorado Registry of Historic Places. The Black-Tie party includes professional live music, Vegas style casino games, and all-inclusive open bars. Tickets sales are limited to 1,500 attendees and the event will sell out.  Current ticket prices are $89-$99, plus fee.

14th Annual White Rose Gala
Dec. 31 @ 9 p.m.
Ellie Caulkins Opera House, 1101 13th St., Denver, Colo. 80204

Ring in the New Year Roaring 20’s style, with a 20’s band, Barron’s Big Band, and the speakeasy atmosphere. The Great Gatsby style party is a big event, attracting 2,000 guests, flappers, performers, and more. Ticket prices are $79-$149 per person.

Denver’s Grandest New Year’s Eve Party
Dec. 31 @ 8 p.m.
Grand Hyatt Denver Downtown, 1750 Welton St., Denver, Colo. 80202

The Grand Hyatt Denver Downtown and MIX 100.3 FM present the Mile-High City’s popular celebration that features open bar with premium pour, buffet dinner, champagne toast, and entertainment in three separate areas. The entertainment line-up includes The Nacho Men in the Colorado Ballroom, Wash Park in the Aspen Ballroom, and Karaoke in Pub 17. Party only tickets are $171.72 per person (includes tax). The overnight package, which includes party admission for two and overnight accommodations, starts at $439.

Resolution New Year’s Eve Denver OPEN BAR Party
Dec. 31 @ 9 p.m.
The Curtis Denver, 1405 Curtis St., Denver, Colo. 80202

The Collective 360 party at the chic Curtis Hotel, a Doubletree by Hilton Hotel. The 21+ party offers a premium open bar and two floor party experience with entertainment by DJs. Purchase tickets in advance for early bird prices. Current price is $89 (plus $5.44 fee) per person and the prices increase up to $149, depending upon demand.