Cheers to 2016! Wherever you’re celebrating New Years Eve in Seattle, Hotel Ballard can be your luxurious home for the evening. Spend your holiday in style with a delicious dinner at a nearby Ballard restaurant, enjoy a night in our beautiful accommodations, and wake up to a delectable brunch in Ballard. If you’re looking for a celebration in the neighborhood, check out these Ballard New Years Eve events.

Ballard Elks New Year's Eve Party

December 31st, 8pm | 6411 Seaview Ave NW

Enjoy New Year’s Eve with the whole family at Ballard Elks’ all ages party. There will be live music, finger food, dancing, raffle prizes, and a champagne toast at midnight. All proceeds benefit the Ballard Elks Lodge building and scholarship funds.

Moisture Festival New Year's Eve

December 31st, 8pm | 4301 Leary Way NW

Celebrate the New Year with Moisture Festival, Seattle’s largest varietè show. Raise a glass at this spectacular show and party filled with dancing, entertainment, appetizers and beverages. At midnight there will be a champagne toast and balloon drop, then dance the night away!

The Dip New Year's Eve Bash with Tomten & DJ Nitty Gritty

December 31st, 9pm | Tractor Tavern

Groove 2015 away at the Tractor Tavern with beats by The Dip, a soul funk band comprised of nine members. They’ll be setting the soundtrack to your New Year’s Eve with guests Tomten and DJ Nitty Gritty.

Polar Bear Plunge

January 1st, 1pm | 6411 Seaview Ave NW

Start the New Year by shocking your system… or ridding yourself of that hangover. The 6th annual Ballard Elks Polar Bear Plunge is an annual tradition where participants dip into the Sound at Shilshole Bay, starting their year with a splash. Warm up with hot drinks and a potluck post-plunge at the Elks Lodge Bar. Costumes are encouraged, and pledges go towards the Elk Charity of your choice.

Click here to check Hotel Ballard’s availability for New Year’s Eve!