10 Fun Things to do on New Year’s Eve in the Old Pueblo

How will you ring out the old this New Year's Eve? Live music, live theater, masquerade balls? it all happens here in Tucson!


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Hotel Congress New Year's Eve Party

Hotel Congress Through the Decades: A New Years Eve Party

Through the years, Hotel Congress sets the bar for New Year’s Eve parties, and this year is no different. 2018/19 is no different with live music, drinks and food highlighting all ten decades the hotel has been open. PLUS, there’s a FERRIS WHEEL!

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courtesy: Casino Del Sol

New Year's Eve Party at Casino Del Sol with 80's & Gentlemen

Enjoy a FREE night of Rock Anthems to Power Ballads to classic New Wave. And did we mention it’s FREE?

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courtesy: FOX Theater

The Hot Sardines – New Year’s Eve at the FOX Theater

Bring your dancing shoes, because The Hot Sardines are bringing a high energy show to the FOX Theater. Part of last year’s Tucson Jazz Festival, the New York City ensemble blurs the lines between modern and classic with their fresh takes on decades old hits.

“The Hot Sardines stand apart for the innovation, verve and sheer joy they bring to music”


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courtesy: Rialto Theater


Dive into this cumbian themed masquerade ball at the Rialto Theater. Experience the raw rhythms as XIXA “evokes the stark magic and eeriness of the desert”

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courtesy: Gaslight Music Hall


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courtesy: GasLight Theater

Scrooge, a Gaslight Musical!

Think Dickens meets “Bye Bye Birdie” in this original GasLight Theater adaptation of “A Christmas Carol.” There are two shows on New Year’s Eve.

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courtesy: Mystery & Magic Dinner Theater

Murder at the Magic Show

Spend the evening at the Sheraton Tucson for –

“a hilarious classic murder mystery comedy stage show”

Who could ask for more? You also get a great discounted room rate when you purchase show tickets!

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courtesy: The Loft Cinema

The Labyrinth New Year’s Eve Party and Masquerade Ball - The Loft Cinema

Combine Jim Henson and his Muppetry, David Bowie’s singing, Monty Python’s comedy, put them all into a cult classic film. Then add costumes and a sing-along at The loft Cinema and you have a New Year’s Eve party worthy of a Goblin King! Come early to get a good seat!

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courtesy: Ace of Escapes

A Very RETRO Chrstmas - Ace of Escapes

No motivation needed to escape this terrifying disco-themed room from 1978. it’s a high-stakes contest from your quirky aunt, with big money on the line and it runs through New Year’s Day. Leave 2018 behind by escaping 1978!

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Lights of the World

Don’t miss one of your last chances to see over 6 million lights at Tucson’s Lights of the World!

Here’s  your sneak preview!

Lights of the World