Russian culture prioritizes New Year’s Eve, which is why when a hip bar like BuXa makes their New Year celebration, Novi God-style (New Year in Russian), it certainly isn’t an option to miss. The bar with toys all over behind glass will start their night at 9:30 PM with dinner followed by Russian music along with DJ Dmitry Voyage, DJ Kass and others. And it get’s even better — entrance is free!
BuXa, 31 Rothschild Blvd, Tel Aviv, Israel, +972 58 511 1558
This ultimate party is brought to you by the coolest hosts. The bars Dizi, Bekki, Tangir, Mezeg, Bigi, HaHug, and Java have all come together to join forces for an over-the-top festive party featuring DJ Omer Tiar. The awesome night will begin at 9 PM at HaOman. Entry price is 100 NIS but only 80 NIS if you order in advance — don’t forget to buy ahead!
HaOman, 88 Abarbanel St, Tel Aviv, Israel, +972 3 681 3636
5th Annual NYE Extravaganza
One of the classiest parties in Tel Aviv is taking place at the charming Brown TLV Hotel whose lobby will be transformed into a disco with video art projections. Pre-ordered tickets are 250 NIS and include an open bar with fancy alcohol. There will be a live DJ as well as a burlesque and cabaret show for your entertainment. This event will remind you of a Las Vegas or New York-like New Years! Be sure to dress to impress!
Looking for a more intimate New Year’s Eve experience? Then look no further than the New Year’s Eve party at the friendly and informal Wineberg. A tapas bar, Weinberg will feature a special menu for the occasion along with champagne, great cocktails, music and confetti! The evening festivities will begin at 7 PM. Try the ceviche and grape leaves, as they are top notch!
Wineberg’s, 106 Ben Yehuda St, Tel Aviv, Israel, +972 3 522 3939
Since you can’t actually travel to New Delhi, Baku, Moscow, Berlin, London, and Tel Aviv all in one night, Bar Kayma, a specialist vegan and vegetarian restaurant bar, chooses to bring the celebration of New Year’s of each place to you. Each hour, they will hand out a free toast to honor celebrations all over the world. This is perfect for an international experience with no entrance fee. Come at 9 PM and party until 2 AM!
Bar Kayma, 22 Ha-Mashbir St, Tel Aviv, Israel, +972 3 949 3322
Looking for a place to listen to live music all night? Then look no further than The Container. This New Year’s Eve, they are featuring free performances from Lucille Crew, Shtuby, Nadav Dagon, and DJ Atar Mayner. Come celebrate and listen to hip hop tunes along with experiencing their extensive seafood tapas menu and some cold beers and sweet cocktails.
The Container, Warehouse 2, Tel Aviv Port, Tel Aviv, Israel, + 972 3 683 6321
One of Tel Aviv’s classiest spots invites you to the Grey Goose New Year’s Eve Ball at Kastiel. This venue will provide you with two contrasting vibes, from a club room for dancing to a cocktail lounge space for mingling. Dress in your finest clothes because this is going to be a regal event. Ticket price is 100 NIS.
Kastiel, 36 Alfasi St, Tel Aviv, Israel, +972 3 683 6334
By Ilyssa Schwartz
Ilyssa Schwartz is a 21-year-old English and Communications student born and raised in New York City. Currently she is living and studying in her favorite country, Israel, in the vibrant city of Tel Aviv. She enjoys adventures, trying new food, learning and exploring and looks forward to sharing this journey with The Culture Trip.