New Years Eve Celebrations

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The year is coming to a close in a year where we have enjoyed many laughs and joys all the while. Now it is time to celebrate the good times we have enjoyed throughout the year, with an eye on what’s to come in 2023 and a chance to go out with a bang! 

Here at Roomzzz we have put together a guide to some of the wonderful events and activities going on this New Years’, so you can bring in the new year in style!

And of course you will want to end the night by falling back into one of Roomzzz locations, so drop your bags with us and go and enjoy the celebrations and we’ll do the rest! 

Chester City 

This fascinating city is a wonderful location to spend the year’s end and the bright lights and celebrations are around every corner you turn. A city with unique history from The Rows on the high street to their City Walls, a great location to end the year in and here are a few events with think you might enjoy;

New Years Eve Cabaret Spectacular
St Mary’s Creative Space

Looking to end the year with a bang? The 10th annual running of the Cabaret Spectacular will certainly provide that, featuring award winning acts and performances that will blow your mind. All hosted from the beautiful St Mary’s creative space, this will be an extravaganza from start to finish!

Alexander’s Live New Years Eve ft. Break the Record Live Party Band

If live music is your thing then Alexander’s Live has you fixed for a wonderful evening. Break The Record are famous for their high energy performances that keep their audience on their toes and this will be no different, as they make this an event not to be missed. Alexander’s Live is known to be an iconic venue for entertainment and this party will certainly bring in the new year in style!

Leeds City 

At this time Leeds is a city full of warmth and excitement all around, with glimmering lights and joyous people spreading festive cheer. A great location to get out and enjoy the magic and celebrations we all prepare for the year ahead. Here are a couple of options for you to enjoy the New Years celebrations;

New Years Eve Gala Ball

The Queens Hotel, City Square

An elegant venue in the heart of the city, which will be host to a night to remember. A grand welcome will be followed by a glorious five-course gala dinner to line your stomachs for the night ahead. Entertainment courtesy of a Swing Band and tunes for the hotel’s resident DJ to get you right in the dancing mood to boogie into 2023! 

Thor’s Tipi
Victoria Gardens

Head down to Victoria Gardens and head inside for a warm round the fire pit, while you enjoy a real festive atmosphere under the lights. This event is free, although you may want to reserve a table to ensure you don’t miss out! Grab a warm drink or a pour of something fancy and see out 2022 with the ones you love.

London Stratford

As the year is coming to a close, London is a fantastic location to celebrate and reminisce over the wonderful moments we have had this year. As one of the oldest cities in the world, it is packed with history and culture, you won’t have far to turn to be entertained in the capital!

New Year’s Eve fireworks

London Eye, River Thames

London’s firework bonanza is renowned up and down the country and even across the planet for its lavish illuminations and extraordinary displays. Whether you decide to get right in and amongst it near the London Eye by the River Thames or watching from a distance you need to ensure you have a spot to catch the show!  

New Year’s Eve cruises on the Thames

What better way to spend your evening, than to flow down the River Thames with your nearest and dearest and enjoy a delightful gala dinner, all whilst being in the perfect position to enjoy the enthralling fireworks display. There’s even live music and  DJ on board to really drift into the new year in a special way!

Manchester City 

A bustling city at the best of times, but during the festive season Manchester really comes to life. With street markets situated across the city, everywhere you go the atmosphere is one of real celebration. Here are a few ideas for you to get out and welcome the new year;

New Years at Hard Rock Cafe

The Printworks

Rock n Roll your way to end the year at The Hard Rock Cafe in the heart of Manchester’s City Centre. Tuck into a delicious limited edition 3-course meal and tune into the rip-roaring live band, whilst being surrounded by iconic memorabilia from across the years. 

Good Life Skates

Baring Street

Thinking of something a little bit different this New Years’? Join the guys at Good Life Skates for a thrilling experience on the ice, while Jaguar Skills’ Wedding Crashers DJ Set, Greg Wilson, Lil’ Minx and Marco Giannini ring out around you. You can literally roll into the new year!

Newcastle City 

The bustling city of Newcastle is always full of atmosphere and this time of year is no different! The passionate people of the ‘Toon’ know how to celebrate and here are a couple of ideas to celebrate this New Year’s!

Laser Light Show

This year will be the second year that the three day event will run over the New Year period. Each night from the 30th December the night’s sky will light up with a glorious light show, with lasers high above the iconic Quayside make sure to get into prime position to not miss a thing! 

New Year’s medieval banquet


End the year in style by stepping back into medieval times! The Blackfriars are serving up a real feast where you will be served by friars and town wenches, before you are royally entertained by the minstrels. A trip to the past as you look to bring in the new year.

Nottingham City 

The city of Nottingham is known to be one of culture and is home to amazing cafes, bars and restaurants as well as a vibrant arts scene, here are a couple of things happening in Nottingham this New Year’s;

Nottingham Fun Puzzle Treasure Hunt

Join the fun and adventure at this unique and thrilling outdoor treasure hunt! Get to take in the city’s wonderful landmarks whilst searching for where X marks the spot! Once you find the treasure, you can sit back and enjoy some great food and drink right in the heart of the city. 

Nottingham Panthers v Coventry Blaze – Ice Hockey

Nottingham is famous for its sport so why not take in some action on New Year’s Eve? A midlands clash between two of the area’s professional teams will provide all the family with an afternoon’s great entertainment.  

York City

The beautiful city of York, home to history and architecture around every corner. Their medieval city walls surround the city centre where you will find many different attractions, shops and places to wine and dine! 

Minster bells chiming in the New Year

The York Minster

Join in the annual tradition and gather around The York Minster, as the bells ring out to bring in the New Year. A treat for all the family, where children dress up as characters from the Nativity to get right into the spirit. Listen to the beautiful service and carols as many gather together in what is a glorious atmosphere.

Pantomime – York Theatre Royal

Take in a ‘panto’ with all the family and get right into the spirit at the beautiful York Theatre Royal. All New Adventures of Peter Pan will bring joy and delight as you will be truly entertained with “extra sprinklings of fairy dust” and laughter throughout. 

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