Ventura County is the perfect place to live if you enjoy attending events and want to celebrate the new year in style. This county is comprised of several of the more popular cities in Southern California, which means that exciting events are being held there all throughout the year. Ventura County is also home to some of the more popular new year’s events that you might want to spend time at. During the holidays, there are dozens of different events that are being hosted within the county, which means that there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
Whether you live in Thousand Oaks or Camarillo, you’ll have easy access to the events that are scheduled to take place throughout the rest of the 2019/2020 holiday season. The Ventura Harbor alone plays host to six fantastic Christmas events that are popular among residents and tourists alike. The numerous events that are set to occur in Ventura County for New Year’s Eve include everything from Havana Nights New Year’s Eve to Paddy’s Ventura.
If you’re currently making your holiday plans and would like to schedule something for New Year’s Eve, the following provides a detailed overview of nine Ventura County events that will allow you to celebrate the beginning of the new year.
1. New Year’s Eve at Discovery Ventura
What: This event provides you with the opportunity to celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Yachtley Crew, which is a popular band that will be performing live music throughout the night. If you’re in the mood to dance, there are multiple dance floors at the venue that offer the perfect backdrop for the occasion. Balloon drops will also take place during the night. Discovery Ventura is the largest entertainment venue in Southern California, which makes it the ideal place to be on New Year’s Eve.
Where: 1888 E Thompson Blvd. in Ventura, CA.
When: December 31 at 8PM until after midnight.
Price: $35-$95, the priciest of which provides you with bottomless champagne pours throughout the evening as well as access to a VIP dining area.
For more information, call 856-2695 or visit https://www.bigneon.com/tickets/celebrate-nye-with-yachtley-crew-at-discovery-ventura-ventura
2. A Night In Paris New Year’s Eve at Bogies Bar & Lounge
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What: Bogies Bar & Lounge is set to host their annual New Year’s Eve party, which is going to have a Parisian theme with the bar adorned to look like the Champs-Elysees. During this party, guests will be provided with live entertainment, mimes, acrobats, and delectable French cuisine. Games and raffle prizes will also be held there throughout the night. Everyone who attends will be provided with a complimentary glass of champagne for the midnight toast. Themed attire is recommended.
Where: 32001 Agoura Rd. in Westlake Village at Bogies Bar & Lounge.
When: December 31-January 1 from 8PM-2:30AM.
Price: $100 per person. You will need to be at least 21 years old to enter.
For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-night-in-paris-bogies-new-years-eve-celebration-tickets-79852168987
3. 2020 New Year’s Eve Gatsby Gala Dinner Show
What: This is considered to be the premier event in Ventura County. The theme for this year is 100 years in review with a Gatsby flourish. This lengthy event will be comprised of a cocktail hour with a full bar and gourmet appetizers, 1920’s themed attire, an elegant dinner buffet along with a dessert table, and a complimentary champagne toast. The DJ at this event will play music from each decade spanning from 1920-2020 during the course of the night.
Where: 2055 E Harbor Blvd. in Ventura, CA.
When: December 31 from 2:30PM until 2AM on January 1.
Price: $69-$149. If you only want to attend the countdown party that starts at 9:30PM, tickets are $69 per person. Admission to the full event will cost $149 per person.
4. Rockin’ ’80s New Years Eve Celebration
What: This Party is set to take place in the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Ventura Beach. The event is going to be held in the Top of the Harbor ballroom, which offers 300-degree views of the city and coastline. If you’re searching for an elegant or romantic place to spend your New Year’s Eve, this is a great place to be. The music at this party is going for an 80’s theme, which is why the Crowne Plaza recommends 80’s attire for those who attend. If you purchase the dinner and party tickets, the dinner will be hosted at 8PM. Otherwise, the actual party begins at 10PM. A hosted bar is included in all ticket options.
Where: 450 Harbor Blvd. in Ventura, CA.
When: December 31 from 8PM until after midnight.
Price: $100-$699 depending on the type of package you want. The base price of $100 gives you access to the party only. On the other hand, the tickets that are available at $199 will give you access to dinner and the party. A deluxe weekend package can be had for $699, which provides you with a two-night stay at the hotel along with access to the party and a New Year’s Day breakfast buffet.
For more information, visit https://visitventuraca.com/events/rockin-80s-new-years-eve-celebration/
5. Paddy’s Ventura
What: Paddy’s Ventura is a relaxing and welcoming pub in Ventura that’s hosting a New Year’s Eve party for everyone who wishes to attend. Free champagne is available to every guest. The party will primarily take place on two spacious dance floors, where you can dance or socialize while you listen to some live music. Along with the free champagne for the toast at midnight, balloons filled with cash are also set to fall when the clock strikes 12PM.
Where: 2 West Main St. in Ventura, CA.
When: December 31 from 8PM until after midnight.
Price: Free for entry with $5 drink specials.
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/588443601958780/
6. New Year’s Eve at LA Zoo in Los Angeles
What: This is a family-fun event that allows you to celebrate the new year with the LA Zoo Lights. While you view the spectacular lights, you’ll also have access to a dinner buffet with desserts and soft drinks, games, a carousel ride, a dance party, and a live broadcast of the ball drop in Times Square. Adults who are 21 or older can get a glass of champagne to toast the beginning of a new year. Any children in attendance will be provided with sparkling apple cider.
Where: 5333 Zoo Dr. in Los Angeles, CA.
When: December 31 at 6PM until midnight. Dinner is served to guests from 6PM-8PM, while holiday desserts are being served from 7PM-9PM.
Price: $74 for adults 13 and up and $49 for children from 2-12. Members can obtain discounts of $5 off the original ticket price.
For more information, visit https://lazoo.showare.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=51
7. The Vine New Years Eve Party in Ojai
What: This is a very popular fancy dress party that can only be attended by adults who are 21 or older. The theme for this year’s party is Peaky Blinders, which is set at the end of the first World War. The unique setting of this show should provide you with the opportunity to arrive in a distinct and stylish costume. Tickets will need to be purchased before the show. During this event, music will be played by Danny McGaw & the 33, which should set the mood while you wait for the clock to reach midnight and the new year to begin. Champagne for the midnight toast is included in the price of the party.
Where: The Vine, which is located at 308 East Ojai Avenue.
When: Starts on the night of December 31 and lasts from 7PM-1AM.
Price: $50-$75 depending on if you’re visiting alone or with someone else.
For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-vine-new-years-eve-party-tickets-85047749107
8. Ventura Improv Company New Year’s Eve Show at the Rubicon Theater
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What: The Rubicon Theater is set to put on a New Year’s Eve improvisation show with the talented comedians at the Ventura Improv Company. This annual tradition provides fun for the whole family with a PG-rated show, during which guests will have access to a snack and dessert bar. Along with beer and soft drinks, you can also get a glass of champagne for the midnight toast.
Where: 1006 E Main St. at the Rubicon Theater.
When: December 31 from 7PM-10:30PM.
Price: $40 for adults and $20 for children 15 and under.
For more information, visit http://venturaimprov.com/event/12-31-19/
9. New Year’s Eve Party with Led Zepagain at The Canyon Club in Agoura Hills
What: The Canyon Club is set to host a New Year’s Eve party that’s going to be a tribute to Led Zeppelin through the popular tribute band Led Zepagain. The opening set for this party will be played by Deepest Purple. Whether you arrive early or closer to midnight, live music will be played from 7PM until after midnight. To celebrate the new year, a champagne toast will be held at midnight.
Where: 28912 Roadside Dr. in Agoura Hills, CA.
When: December 31. Doors will open at 6PM with music starting at 7PM. The headliner will perform at 9PM.
Price: $35-$68 depending on where you want to sit.
For more information, visit https://wheremusicmeetsthesoul.com/events/led-zepagain-agoura-hills-december/
Celebrate the New Year’s in Ventura County!
Ventura County is among the most exciting places to be in Southern California. Whether you want to spend a night out with friends or are searching for the perfect golf course, Ventura County always has something for you to do. Now that the holidays are upon us and New Year’s Eve is fast approaching, it’s time to start planning celebrations with family and friends.
If you want to celebrate New Year’s Eve with your close friends and family members, these nine Ventura County events offer a significant amount of variety and should provide you with some fantastic entertainment. If you are interested in moving to Ventura County and believe that now is the right time to start searching for a home, contact Nicki & Karen today to begin the process.