New Year's Eve

Kick off 2017 in Montgomery County

The countdown is on to 2017, and Valley Forge and Montgomery County are ready to ring in the new year with you. And with more than 70 hotels, it's it's easy to turn New Year's Eve into a New Year's weekend.

Here are our picks for celebrating New Year's in and around Montco.

VALLEY FORGE CASINO RESORT

The Valley Forge Casino Resort is the ultimate entertainment destination for New Year's Eve in Montgomery County with mutliple ways to celebrate.

Valley Forge Casino - Music Fair

SUBLIME WITH ROME

Sublime's Eric Wilson teams with singer and guitarist Rome Ramirez and drummer Josh Freese to create Sublime with Rome, a new trio with deep roots in the music of Sublime. The band will be playing in the New Year at the Event Center.

The Vault 2017 New Year's Party

THE VAULT

The casino's hot nightclub The Vault kicks of 2017 with a party you won't forget. The night includes three hours of open bar, food buffet and live music from Hot D.

Revolution Chop House at the Valley Forge Casino Resort

REVOLUTION CHOP HOUSE

Valley Forge Casino Resort
1160 First Ave
King of Prussia

Revolution Chop House is Valley Forge Casino Resort's newest dining destination, and the place for New Year's Eve dinner. Chef Les Bender is preparing a special prix fixe menu for the occasion.

Valley Forge Casino Restaurants - Valley Tavern

VALLEY TAVERN

Valley Forge Casino Resort
1160 First Ave
King of Prussia

Think you've got what it takes to a star on New Year's Eve? Prove it at the Valley Tavern's New Year's Eve Karaoke. Cisco Kid leads the party from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. 

ARDMORE MUSIC HALL

23 E. Lancaster Ave
Ardmore

Ardmore Music Hall is offering two chances to celebrate on New Year's Eve. It all starts with a Daytime Family Jam with noontime ball drop and music by Alex & the Kaleidescope. In the evening, it's time for the adults to party as Start Making Sense (Talking Heads Tribute) and Band from Mars (David Bowie Tribute) rock the house all night.

FATHERS DAY - BOWLING

ARNOLD'S FAMILY FUN CENTER

2200 West Drive
Oaks

Arnold's Family Fun Center hosts New Year's Rollin' Eve at the Water Tower. Starting at 8 p.m., partiers can enjoy go-karts, laser tag, unlimited bowling, 1,000 arcade points, live music by the Sofa Kings and a champagne toast at midnight. Spend the night at the neighboring Hilton Garden Inn and mention the Water Tower New Year's Eve Party for a special discounted rate.

AUTOGRAPH BRASSERIE

503 W. Lancaster Ave
Wayne

Wayne's Autograph Brasserie offers special hours for your New Year's Eve dining. The restaurant opens for brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., then again for dinner between 4:30 and 10:30 p.m.

Bahama Breeze New Year's Bash

BAHAMA BREEZE

320 Goddard Blvd
King of Prussia

Bahama Breeze brings the party from the islands to Montco with a Island Junkanoo New Year's bash featuring a four-course menu and special sparkling guava punch and champagne toast.

The Capital Grille King of Prussia

THE CAPITAL GRILLE

236 Mall Blvd
King of Prussia

A favorite for any occasion, The Capital Grille is offering its signature steaks and seafood all day on New Year's Eve. The restaurant is taking reservations from 3 to 11 p.m.

CITY WORKS RESTAURANT & POUR HOUSE

CITY WORKS RESTAURANT & POUR HOUSE

220 Main St
King of Prussia

Starting Thursday, December 29, City Works is featuring elevated dinner specials like dayboat scallops and Spanish rock octopus (yes, octopus). On New Year's Eve, City Works ups its game with a live video DJ. And, if you hang around until Sunday, you can enjoy New Year's Day brunch specials including chorizo and eggs tacos and Frosted Flake crusted French toast.

NEW YEARS EVE - COLEBROOKDALE RAILROAD

COLEBROOKDALE RAILROAD

43 Chestnut St
Boyertown

Two Colebrookdale Railroad excursions on December 30 invite passengers to bid a fond and scenic farewell to 2016. From the luxury of a heated Edwardian-era coach, riders can view the dense forest of western Montgomery County, just on the verge of its seasonal coatings of frost and snow.

CREEKSIDE SPORTS BAR

CREEKSIDE SPORTS BAR

765 N. Lewis Road
Limerick

Creekside Sports Bar at the Landis Creek Golf Club gives you two chances to celebrate. On December 31, ring in the new year with a dance party with DJ Chuck (with an optional open bar for $45). Or celebrate early with a Pre-New Year's Eve party on December 30 featuring the Chatterband.

Fall Foliage - Fort Washington - Dave and Busters

DAVE AND BUSTER'S

500 W. Germantown Pk
Plymouth Meeting

Dave and Buster's features a kid-friendly New Year's Eve program from 5 to 9 p.m., with a kid-approved buffet, pre-loaded game card, and entertainment that includes a magician, balloon artist, face painter and DJ. 

Davio's King of Prussia

DAVIO'S NORTHERN ITALIAN STEAKHOUSE

200 Main St
King of Prussia

It's a Northern Italian New Year's Eve feast at Davio's on December 31. Enjoy a four-course tasting menu that includes king crab cocktail, sweet potato gnocchi in brown butter, surf and turf with poached lobster and filet Mignon and opera torte with cherry gelato, all for $75 per person.

DESMOND GREAT VALLEY HOTEL

One Liberty Blvd
Malvern

Spend your New Year's Eve at The Desmond for a truly memorable night. The New Year's Eve pacakage includes an overnight room, three-course dinner for two with a champagne toast and breakfast in the morning.

Dettera

DETTERA RESTAURANT & WINE BAR

129 E. Butler Ave
Ambler

The elegant Dettera Restaurant & Wine Bar is the place to celebrate in Ambler. On December 31, Dettera's chef is cooking up a special four-course prix fixe menu with an optional wine pairing.

ELMWOOD PARK ZOO

ELMWOOD PARK ZOO

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown

On December 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Elmwood Park Zoo's Canopy Gardens Hall becomes as exciting as New York's Times Square. Well, if you're a preschooler it does. The Zoo Year's Eve party includes games, arts, crafts, dancing, animal encounters and a live ball drop at noon.

THE FARMER'S DAUGHTER AT NORMANDY FARM

THE FARMER'S DAUGHTER RESTAURANT

1401 Morris Rd
Blue Bell

The Farmer's Daughter Restaurant is offering a special four course menu for New Year's Eve. Choose from the lobster tail and filet duo, rack of lamb, duck roulade and five more tempting entrees. Seatings are available between 5 and 10 p.m.

FOGO DE CHÃO

FOGO DE CHÃO

155 Main St
King of Prussia

It's a New Year's Eve feast at Fogo de Chão in King of Prussia. Open seating is available from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m., but reservations are strongly recommended.

HAMPTON INN DOWNINGTOWN / EXTON

HAMPTON INN EXTON

4 N. Pottstown Pk
Exton, PA 19341

The Hampton Inn Exton offers a night of dinner, drinks and dancing this New Year's Eve. The special package includes accommodations for two (one or two nights), a bottle of champagne, box of chocolates, noise makers and hats, and a champagne toast at midnight in the lobby.

HARVEST SEASONAL GRILL & WINE BAR

HARVEST SEASONAL GRILL & WINE BAR

1460 Bethlehem Pk, North Wales
555 E. Lancaster Ave, Wayne

Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar offers two area locations for New Year's Eve dining, North Wales and Wayne. Both restaurants will be featuring special menus to complement their farm-to-table favorites. In North Wales, that includes pan seared sea bass, New York strip steak and pappardelle with braised oxtail ragu.

HOLIDAY INN LANSDALE

1750 Sumneytown Pk
Kulpsville, PA 19443

Celebrate the start of 2017 in Lansdale. The Holiday Inn New Year's Eve Package bundles together all the essentials: tickets for two adults to a cocktail party featuring a three-hour premium open bar, hors d'oeuvres station, champagne toast at midnight and live DJ. The next morning, enjoy a breakfast buffet for two. 

Hotel Fiesole

HOTEL FIESOLE

4046 Skippack Pike
Skippack

Hotel Fiesole invites you to enjoy dinner with a special holiday menu from 5 to 11 p.m. (reservations required) then it's off to the Rathskellar Bar where Mighty Madness is playing from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. with no cover charge. It's OK to get carried away. Hotel Fiesole has rooms available and a New Year's Day brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Indoor Winter Activities - Concert Hall

KESWICK THEATRE

291 N. Keswick Ave
Glenside

New Year's Eve is just part of the celebration at the Keswick Theatre. December 31 brings The Wall Live Extravaganza. Experience Pink Floyd's iconic album like never before as the characters come to life on stage.

The Lucky Dog Saloon

THE LUCKY DOG SALOON AND GRILLE

16 E. 1st Ave
Conshohocken

The Lucky Dog Saloon and Grille is giving you two chances to celebrate on New Year's Eve. For early diners, Castles in the Sky will be performing from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. If you're looking to stay up late, the John McNutt Band will be performing in the bar area from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Maido

MAIDO MOCHITSUKI FESTIVAL

December 30
5 E. Lancaster Ave
Ardmore

Mochitsuki is the Japanese culinary technique of pounding rice into a cake (called “Mochi”), a traditional New Year treat. This multicultural program starts with demos but quickly moves onto the invitation for visitors to try it for themselves (FYI, in involves a piece of hollowed-out tree trunk and a wooden mallet).

Painting with a Twist Llama Pajama Party

PAINTING WITH A TWIST - SKIPPACK

1240 Bridge Rd, Suite C
Skippack, PA 19474

It's a llama pajama party at Painting with a Twist - Skippack! Count down to Noon Year's Eve with this family-friendly event from 10 a.m. until 12 noon where everyone can create their own personalized llama painting.

PALADAR LATIN KITCHEN & RUM BAR

PALADAR LATIN KITCHEN & RUM BAR

250 Main St
King of Prussia

Fresh off celebrating it's grand opening, Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar is throwing another party. This time, the restaurant is ringing in the new year with a three-course prix fixe menu, live entertainment and a midnight celebration.

THEATERS - PEOPLE'S LIGHT

PEOPLE'S LIGHT

39 Conestoga Rd
Malvern

People's Light is currently running two shows, with performances throughout the weekend. The first, Sleeping Beauty: A Musical Panto, is a hilarious spin on the classic fairy tale with showings at 2 p.m. on December 30 and January 1. The second, The Road: My Life with John Denver, is filled with the singer's greatest hits. Catch performances on Friday at 7:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

SELLERSVILLE THEATER & WASHINGTON HOUSE RESTAURANT

SELLERSVILLE THEATER & WASHINGTON HOUSE RESTAURANT

24 W. Temple Ave
Sellersville, PA 18960

Join the celebration at Sellersville Theater and Washington House. At the Theater, it's the ultimate 80s party with performances by Rubix Kube at 7 and 10:30 p.m. In the Washington House, enjoy a five-course dinner, complete with complimentary champagne, with seatings from 4:30 to 10:30 p.m.

SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA

SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA

401 S. Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 

Looking for a unique way to celebrate New Year's in the city? The Spirit of Philadelphia is offering two dinner cruises on December 31, plus a Sunday brunch cruise on January 1 and an Eve of the Eve dinner on December 30.

SPRING HOLLOW GOLF CLUB

SPRING HOLLOW GOLF CLUB

The Grille
3350 Schuylkill Road
Spring City

At Spring Hollow Golf Club, guests can celebrate with a traditional New Year's Eve dinner. Seatings are available at 5, 7 and 9 p.m.

CONCERT VENUES - SUNNYBROOK BALLROOM

SUNNYBROOK BALLROOM

50 Sunnybrook Rd
Pottstown

The historic Sunnybrook Ballroom is throwing a New Year's Eve party, Gatsby's style! The gala includes hors d'oeurves, open bar, casino tables benefitting Operation Backpack, and entertainment by the Big House Band and DJ Too Much.

Taphouse 23 Bar

TAPHOUSE 23

266 E. 4th St
Bridgeport

Taphouse 23 is offering a special three-course dinner on New Year's Eve. For $40 per person, guests can choose from mouthwatering entrees that includes a surf and turf special of char grilled petite filet and crab cakes.

Thai L' Elephant Peppercorn Catfish

THAI L' ELEPHANT

301 Bridge St
Phoenixville

Phoenixville's Thai L' Elephant brings you a four-course Thai feast on New Year's Eve for just $39.95 per person. A vegan option is also available for the occasion.

Woodside Lodge

WOODSIDE LODGE AT SPRING MOUNTAIN

150 E. Park Ave
Schwenksville

Herb and Dijon crusted prime rib, soy maple glazed salmon, lobster ravioli with sauteed shrimp and stuffed pork tenderloin. Those are the four entree options for Woodside Lodge's prix fixe New Year's Eve dinner. Makes you hungry, doesn't it?