Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Paris ?

Great partying after-hours, an exceptional cabaret show, a special theatre performance or a big event on the Champs-Élysées, Paris has plenty of options for celebrating on 31 December.

Great partying after-hours, an exceptional cabaret show, a special theatre performance or a big event on the Champs-Élysées, Paris has plenty of options for celebrating on 31 December.

Partying on the Champs-Elysées

Arc de triomphe feu artifice © Fotolia - DR

The most beautiful avenue in the world lights up for New Year’s Eve! Crowds gather in a festive atmosphere for a magnificent sound and light show on the Champs-Elysées on 31 December.

This evening promises to be a memorable one offering a fine spectacle for all who attend.

Party evenings to remember

Classics Only à la Clairière - foule

To party until the early morning hours and get the New Year off to a great start, many places organize special parties on 31 December, and there is something for everyone: RnB, masked balls, cabarets, 80s music, swing …

At the Pavillon Wagram, a big masked ball will be held. Put on your Venetian mask and get into the spirit of masquerade balls of times gone by while dancing to contemporary and other music! For a thoroughly 80s New Year's Eve, the Palladium Bus takes revellers back in time with the greatest hits of the period. The Etoiles have an unusual evening in store with LA Dancing – a mix of clubbing and cabaret. For those folks nostalgic for the 90s, New Year’s Eve at Globo will be entirely dedicated to the music of the eighties and nineties. For a wild party as in US films, the Aquaboulevard Pool Party NYE features slides, water games, wave pool, DJ sets and dance floors! To celebrate the New Year in a sublime setting, the Pavillons des Etangs offer partygoers an exceptional evening for more than 1,000 people, with a cocktail reception, a fireworks display and DJs until early in the morning. Espace Montmartre and its rooftop venue with breathtaking view of the Paris promise an evening of disco, electro and RnB for an unforgettable New Year's Eve! To meet and mingle with people of all nationalities and celebrate together until early morning, don't miss the Polyglot Club's New Year's Party!  Are you a fan of the famous musical Grease? Come along and enjoy an unforgettable New Year's Eve on the theme of the mythical 60s’ movie with the official cast of the show, a buffet and ... a breathtaking view of the Eiffel Tower! If a House Party is more to your taste, Casabey is organizing a memorable party at Dock B with Afrobeats, old school and current rap and RnB. At the Bellevilloise, you can switch from Swing to Latino according to the room. At NF-34, enjoy the New Year Party. The venue has 3 rooms with 3 different atmospheres: ‘Hip-hop’, ‘RnB’ and ‘Dancehall’. The sublime setting at Faust celebrates New Year in style against a soundtrack of electro, pop and disco. For a most original evening, go to Cirque Bormann, the finest Parisian circus, with a huge dance floor laid out for the occasion and circus acts. The Buddha Bar will be sporting the colours of India with a thoroughly Bollywood evening. Start with an exceptional dinner with Indian flavours, then dance the night away with an evening of dancing hosted by DJ Sam Popat!

New Year’s Eve shows

Paradis Latin - French Cancan, Paris

Some Parisian show venues are putting on a special performance on 31 December.

'L'Oiseau Paradis’ show at the mythical Paradis Latin cabaret is a great way to round off the New Year. Guests sip champagne and enjoy the sublime costumes, special effects and lighting … The show starts at noon on 31 December providing entertainment that goes on into the wee hours.

How to become a parisian in one hour by Olivier Giraud © DR

Olivier Giraud continues to entertain French-speaking and English-speaking audiences with his show 'How to become a Parisian in one hour’ that gently mocks the habits of Parisians.  A great idea for stepping into 2020 in good spirits.

Happy New Year in Paris to everyone!

Paradis Latin

Cabaret / Show
28 rue du Cardinal Lemoine, Paris, 75005

Located in the heart of the the Left Bank, a few steps from Notre Dame and the Pantheon, the Paradis Latin is the oldest Cabaret......

Bus Palladium

Disco and club
6 rue Pierre Fontaine, Paris, 75009

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La Bellevilloise

Concert hall
19-21 rue Boyer, Paris, 75020

Independent institution founded in 1877 dedicated to light and creation A multidisciplinary cultural venue: café-restaurant,......


Disco and club
8 boulevard de Strasbourg, Paris, 75010

The parties held here on Friday and Saturday nights are among the most popular of Parisian nights out. A friendly and relaxed......

Aquaboulevard de Paris

Leisure park
4-6 rue Louis Armand, Paris, 75015

Aquaboulevard de Paris offers an exciting day out for the whole family. It is the biggest urban water park in Europe, boasting......

How to become a Parisian in one hour ?

Concert hall
Théâtre des Nouveautés - 24 boulevard Poissonnière, Paris, 75009

Discover the SMASH HIT SHOW 100% in English, the ultimate Parisian theatre experience created by Olivier Giraud! Enjoyed by more......

Le Hasard Ludique

Concert hall
128 avenue de Saint-Ouen, Paris, 75018

Set in a former train station near to Avenue de Saint-Ouen, le Hasard Ludique is a hybrid cultural space. A restaurant and bar,......