Best New Year's Eve parties in St. Louis 2016
Ballpark Village

New Year’s Eve is traditionally a time for celebration, as people get read to make resolutions, put the past behind and get a fresh start. There are several festive galas in St. Louis designed to greet the New Year. People who plan to take advantage of one of the open bars in St. Louis might want to consider booking one of the many hotel packages for safety’s sake. Following are some of the best New Year’s Eve parties in St. Louis for 2016-2017.

Ultimate New Year’s Eve Party
Dec. 31
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch, 315 Chestnut St., St. Louis, MO  63102

Ring in 2017 at the Hyatt in downtown St. Louis, with this party which will include a full dinner buffet, open bar, live music by bands Dr. Zhivegas and Groovethang, champagne toast, party favors and confetti drop. They will offer party-only tickets ($109 per person) and party plus hotel packages, which start at $349 (includes one room and two party tickets).

NYE Live! St. Louis 2017
Dec. 31 @ 8 p.m.
Ballpark Village, 601 Clark Ave., St. Louis, MO

Ballpark Village will offer two different levels of packages with access to five venues under one roof and the only Ball Drop in St Louis. The Gold GA Package will include entry into Budweiser Brew House, Cardinals Nation  FOX Sports Midwest Live!, Howl at the Moon, and PBR. The package will include an all-inclusive drink package and champagne toast. The Platinum VIP Package will also include VIP buffet. Ticket prices will go up as the date approaches. $75-$130.

Very Ninja New Year’s Party
Dec. 31 @ 7:30 p.m.
Sheraton Westport Chalet, 191 Westport Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63146

Party in the New Year with Rizz & Burton of The Rizzuto Show at the Very Ninja N>YE Party. The party will include open bar, appetizer buffet, champagne toast, and more.  Party tickets $119 per person. Hotel and party packages (two party tickets, one hotel room) start at $359.

Club Contagious 8th Annual NYE Ball
Dec. 31 @ 7 p.m.
Marriott St. Louis Airport, 10700 Pear Tree Lane., St. Louis, MO

The Club Contagious is an inclusive event that will include dinner, premium drinks at an open bar, and entertainment in two ballrooms. Contagious will play in the ROCK Ballroom #1, while Gordon Montgomery will spin music in Ballroom #2. General Admission (excludes dinner) $100 per person, Dinner Package $149 per person, VIP Package (includes Dinner Package for two and hotel room) $349 per couple.