10 fun ways to ring in 2020

Whether you are looking to dress up or dress down, laugh or dance, there’s a variety of New Year’s Eve happenings across the Granite State. This year, you might want to grab a pinstriped suit or fringed dress to join in one of the several “Roaring 20s” themed-parties. No matter where you decide to go, be sure to get your tickets early as some of these events are likely to sell out. You’ll find ticket purchasing information online. And don’t forget to book the babysitter!

New Year’s Eve Champagne Pops

Head to The Music Hall for an evening of glamour, champagne and the sounds of the Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra. Ring in the New Year while embracing the vibe of the 1920s and 30s.

The Music Hall

New Year’s Eve Gala: Midnight in Paris

Take an adventure through the streets of Paris and bring in 2020 in style. Food, drinks, dancing all night and champagne toast.

The Grappone Center

New Year’s Eve Roaring Twenties Costume Party

The Atrium in Concord’s Eagle Square will transform into the ultimate speakeasy. A secret password will even be required for entry. Evening features a six-course dinner, black and white Roaring Twenties costume party, and a chance to learn the Charleston.

Eagle Square Atrium

A Night of Wishes – New Year’s Eve Dinner

End the year in semiformal attire at the winery. There will be a “Wishes for the New Year” station, where you can list your hopes and dreams for 2020, as well as a three-course meal, music, dancing and toast at midnight.

LaBelle Winery

New Year’s Eve Roaring 20s Cocktail Party

Celebrate the New Year and new decade at the Aldworth Manor. Dress from the 1920s is highly encouraged for this cocktail-style dance party. Appetizers, live music and midnight champagne toast.

Aldworth Manor

Bunyan Room New Year’s Eve Party

After a day of skiing, head to the Paul Bunyan Room at Loon. This end-of-the-year party will feature a DJ, midnight champagne toast, and hot and cold hors-d’oeuvres.

Loon Mountain

New Year’s Eve Comedy Ball 2020

Start the evening with comedian Bill Simas then you’ll want to kick up your dancing shoes to the best of 1980s pop and rock.

The Governor’s Inn

11th annual New Year’s Eve Comedy Show

Kelly MacFarland is one of the most sought-after comedians in the country. She shined in “Last Comic Standing” on “The View,” and she was runner-up at the Boston Comedy Festival. Two shows.

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel

Adam Ezra Group

Spend New Year’s Eve with the Adam Ezra Group. Enjoy dinner and a show (or just the show!). The Tupelo is moving tables so there will be plenty of room for dancing.

Tupelo Music Hall

New Year’s Eve with Bob Marley

Spend the evening with popular comedian Bob Marley and laugh your way out of 2019. You’ve seen him on “The Late Show” with David Letterman, “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno, “Late Night” with Conan O’Brien and “The Late Late Show” with Craig Ferguson and Craig Kilborn. Two shows.

The Flying Monkey

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