There is plenty to do in Salt Lake, and beyond, on New Year’s Eve. If ringing in the new year on the town suits your fancy, we have complied a short list of both family-friendly and adult options for you to consider.
This free event will be open to the public on New Year’s Eve and featuring live music on outdoor stages, as well as indoor games, food trucks and pop-up bars. Draft beer, wine and hot chocolate will be served throughout the event.
18 N Rio Grand
Hopkins Brewing Co. Grand Opening
Celebrating their grand opening with special guests, The Steve Lyman Trio, featuring Dan Waldis on piano, Mike Bordelaine on bass and Steve Lyman on drums. Doors open at 5pm, live jazz starts at 9:30pm.
Hopkins Brewing Co.
1048 E. 2100 South
Fireworks at University Place
Enjoy music and tasty foods from local food trucks. Fireworks show begins at midnight with FREE New Year swag while supplies last.
Food Trucks include: Kona Ice Hot Kocoa, Donut Kabobs and World’s Best Corndogs
University Place Orem
575 E. University Pkwy
Last night to take in the Zoo Lights at Hogle Zoo. Bundle up and meander around the zoo gazing upon hundreds of beautifully lit zoo animals. New this year are 10 life-size, animal shaped lanterns. Warm up with some hot chocolate or other tasty treats available.
2600 E. Sunnyside Ave.
Noon Year’s Eve at the Aquarium
Celebrate the New Year a little early. There will be a count down and confetti blast at the stroke of noon on Monday, December 31 with friends from B98.7 There will be a live DJ in the lobby from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., along with prize drawings, photo booth, and other fun activities for the whole family.
Living Planet Aquarium
12033 S. Lone Peak Pkwy
Masquerade Ball at the Zermatt
Clad the family in masks for the family-friendly Masquerade Ball at the Zermatt Resort, it is sure to be a good time. Complete with food, a cash bar, party hats, a DJ and midnight balloon drop and toast (alcohol-free options available), this will be a memorable evening.
784 W. Resort Drive, Midway