Leap into a new decade the best way we know how
Leap into a new decade the best way we know how
- By Dannon Har
- | Dec 13, 2019
In the blink of an eye, the end of 2019 is upon us and the dawn of new decade beckons. 2020 is set to be a special one, it being a leap year and all (leap day babies celebrate!). But before we flip our calendars, party one last time this decade at these epic New Year’s Eve countdown revelries in town. It’s gonna be lit.
Be ready for Champagne showers, a sick entertainment lineup and limitless premium pours at the 1-Altitude Mansion: Luxe & Tux NYE Countdown Revelry. Fork out $300 to get in from 9pm, inclusive of free-flow drinks till midnight. Just make sure to stay for the Mansion Bunnies Dance performance that comes on after the witching hour.
Head up to this 71st story nightclub perched atop Swissotel The Stamford for an electrifying night from 10pm. Come dressed to the Midnight Blue theme, groove to live tunes, and await the amazing fireworks display come midnight. The $68 ($88 actual day) cover charge is inclusive of a glass of Champagne.
For a swanky countdown party worthy of a Crazy Rich Asians set, head on up to Ce La Vi’s Vegas Nights, happening at their Club Lounge. $138 gets you entry (from 8pm), a glass of Champagne, Vegas-style performances, non-stop club hits and the ultimate view of the Marina Bay area below. Come on down all you high rollers.
It's gonna be lit as Clarke Quay's fountain square gets filled with party lights, neon 3D installations, and a main stage where live bands will be belting out smooth tunes from 8.30pm till late. Weave in and out of the many nearby bars and restaurants, then come midnight, join in the massive countdown and make your first new friends of 2020 right there.
Head to the newest opening of the COMO Dempsey enclave for a Bossa Nova NYE party filled with bites, music, and of course, plenty of drinks. $138 gets you free-flowing Champagne, wine, beer and selected spirits and cocktails from 10pm-2am.
Get excited; a countdown party on one of Singapore’s hippest streets is coming. Not much has been revealed, but if past years are anything to go by, expect crowds to fill up the streets as the booze and music flow.
Come on down to this Orchard stalwart for a rockin' good time you won't soon forget. A special NYE menu awaits ($128 for two), that comes with food, a party pack and a bottle of prosecco. To top it off, Tabula will be on stage to keep things vibing all night long into 2020.
Unlimited craft concoctions and smooth jazz tunes await at InterContinental Singapore’s air travel-inspired cocktail bar. For just $108, enjoy limitless NYE menu cocktails, house spirits, wine, beer and canapes from 9.30pm-2am. Feel free to top up $40 for free-flowing Champagne too, that’s perfect for the toast come midnight.
Bring the crew down to this Marina Bay area rooftop bar and toast to a new year with their fuss-free package. For just $688, bring up to six of your best pals and enjoy a bottle of Belvedere vodka, a Monkey Shoulder whisky or Hendrick's Gin, a Moet & Chandon Brut, four cans of Red Bull, plus your choice of two mixers. The front-row seats to catch the fireworks is unbeatable.
This Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore rooftop bar is an ever-popular spot to catch the Marina Bay fireworks, thanks to an unobstructed view, the perfect elevation, and some of the best seats around whether you're looking for a comfy sofa, a high table or poolside deck chairs. A Table Package costs $1,600 for six persons, inclusive of a snack platter and four bottles of Champagne (or two spirits). Or just pay for cover charge at $160 per person, that comes with two glasses of beer, wine, Champagne or spirits.
A massive feast, liquid buffet and luxe NYE revelry awaits at this sky-high microbrewery and restaurant. Go all out with their $458 party deal, or get their $198 countdown package if you’re just there for the drinks, bites and vibes. Get a great view of Singapore’s cityscape from the terrace and enjoy the fireworks while you’re at it.
Toast to 2020 as the Tao Group nightclub (the largest in Singapore) hosts its very first countdown revelry. Led by Dutch duo W&W, the party at this wild venue—featuring an indoor ferris wheel, twin slides and an epic LED screen—will definitely be banging, so head on down once the sun sets on Tuesday. Tickets from $118.
You’ll want to glam up for this Marina Bay Gold & Glitter Soiree. Choose to settle in at Monti’s low-slung rooftop from 9pm-midnight ($78-$318) and build up to the epic finale come midnight, or simply pop in later from 12.30am-2.30am ($108 for free-flow drinks or just go ala carte) for the afterparty.
One of the best rooftop bars in town, come here for a blowout to ring in 2020 with class. $248 gets you bottomless Champagne, wine, beer, spirits and hot snacks from 9pm-1am, while seats at the fireworks viewing area requires a top up to $318. Expect smooth tunes from DJ Dona Amelia helming the decks.
C’mon boys and girls, the class of 2020 is graduating and smash hits from the ‘80s to noughties will be set on repeat for plenty of feel good vibes as we wind 2019 down to a close. Party starts from 9pm till late and the $40 cover charge includes a Champagne or house pour drink.
Can’t leave your furry friends behind this NYE? Don’t worry, both you and your pet can come down for this one. Stroll around the civic district freely thanks to a road closure, then check out booths, workshops, games and even take part in a doggy beer drinking contest. Then sit down for a picnic before letting the party animals loose as fireworks fill the night sky.
The Sim Lim Square hotspot is throwing The Glitter Ball this NYE, so come ready to razzle dazzle your way into the new year as resident DJs spin ‘90s to present day hits from 9pm till late. Tickets only $18 inclusive of a house pour drink.
At InterContinental Singapore Robertson Quay's vibing Italian restaurant and bar, a Venetian-themed party awaits this NYE. Come dolled up and be treated to free-flowing canapes, woodfired pizzas, Prosecco, wines and beers from 9pm-1am, all for just $78-$128 per person. And with DJ Erin Khan at the helm, you're all set for a great countdown.
Make it a complete experience at this new Clarke Quay concept, that boasts a club, bar and restaurant all in one space. Starting at 9pm, first have pre-drinks at Yin bar on level one, before going for a casual sit-down dinner affair at Mimi restaurant up on the second floor. Once you're ready to mingle, just shimmy on over to Yang nightclub where acrobatic acts, dance performances and infectious tunes await. $60 each, inclusive of one Champagne and one cocktail.
If ending 2019 on an epic high (and soaked in suds) is your goal, look no further than the 13th edition of the only beach countdown party in town. There’ll be two stages dishing out 12 hours of non-stop music. Head to the main stage for an eclectic mix of dance tracks by top regional producers. For a different tune, dive into the foam zone and groove to R&B, hip hop and other earworms as DJs pump out hits after hits. Tickets from $68.
Returning for its second annual edition is Star Island, a massive synchronised performance of fireworks, lights, music, pyrotechnics and many other high-tech elements (including a performance by 500 programmed drones) all taking place at The Float @ Marina Bay. Come early and enjoy the fringe activities too. Tickets from $88.
This newly opened penthouse restaurant and rooftop bar is definitely a coveted spot. Not only will you get spectacular views of the Marina Bay fireworks, but the bottomless spread of canapes, oysters, caviar, charcuterie and signature roasts will only amp up the experience. Comes with free-flow prosecco, wine, beer, soft drinks and juices from 10pm-1am too. Tickets $388, or $288 if you’re one of the first 100 to buy.
You can always rely on Zouk to deliver a good time, and this NYE, it'll be electronic duo Bassjackers helming the decks. Get ready for non-stop infectious hits that'll have you working the dance floor like there ain't no tomorrow. $60 for admission, or just get a table and live it up.