It's time to plan for the celebrations that will see 2018 out the door. Ring in 2019 with friends and family at events with incredible firework displays, great food, fun music, and more. Here are a few of our favorite events happening for New Year's Eve in Alexandria and DC:
Bring in the new year with First Night Alexandria on December 31 in Old Town. Kids will have a great time competing for cash, gift cards, and more at the Fun Hunt that begins at 2 PM in the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Talented performers such as the Earth Wind and Fire Tribute Band and the Tobin James Band will be playing at various venues in Old Town during the afternoon and evening hours. DJ Ray Casiano will be playing music to dance to in the streets starting at 9:45 PM. He will lead the count down to the fireworks show happening over the Potomac River at midnight. Preorder badges from December 1 to 30 for $30 or purchase your badge at the event for $35.
MGM National Harbor's New Year's Eve Rewind is happening on December 31 starting at 10:30 PM at The Theatre. Be sure to dress for the occasion in an 80's style - don't be afraid to bring out the old fanny pack and those high tops! Live performances by The Reflex and the 80's icon and very special guest, Tiffany, are scheduled. An open bar accompanies your ticket purchases for this 21+ New Year's event.
Tony and Joe's Seafood Place and Nick's Riverside Grill are coming together for the New Year's Eve #RiverBash2019. Eight top shelf open bars will be available between the two restaurants' indoor and outdoor areas. The patio will be covered and heated with plenty of delicious appetizers to snack on and great DJs for musical entertainment. Tickets are $100 for this 21+ New Year's event.
If you're coming to Alexandria and DC for the New Year's Eve celebrations, it's important you have a dependable place to stay. At the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir you can enjoy a complimentary shuttle to the metro to get around, free WiFi in your room, and competitive rates on your stay. Choose us to help you ring in the new year comfortably, without breaking the bank - take advantage of our ongoing good neighbor rate through February, exclusively for the holiday season.