5...4...3...2...1... HAPPY NEW YEAR (almost...)! 

From performances to parties and everything in between, there are so many unique ways to ring in the New Year in Mesa. All the New Year's Eve fun is right here in #CityLimitless! You can celebrate with Golfland Sunsplash, at Barleens Dinner Show, or even at Las Sendas - but we'll let you decide for yourself:


1. Noon Year's Eve

The Phoenix Zoo

Get ready to ring in the New Year at the stroke of… NOON! This bash is frosty fun for the whole family! Festivities at the Phoenix Zoo will include 30 tons of snow, bug-themed games & activities, bounce houses, DJ dance party, and snowball targets. All the activities are included with Zoo admission unless otherwise noted. 

When: December 31, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Phoenix Zoo Noon Year's Eve Snow Celebration family kids

2. New Year's Eve at Golfland

Golfland Sunsplash

Ring in 2019 at Golfland by enjoying a full night of fun in a family-friendly environment! Pay one price for unlimited access to all the attractions, including unlimited video games, mini golf, laser tag and race cars. You won't want to miss out on this full night of fun with a lighted dance floor, DJ, midnight balloon drop, and more!

When: December 31, 6 p.m. - 1 a.m.

Golfland Sunsplash New Years party

3. New Year's Eve Comedy Extravaganza

National Comedy Theatre

This very special New Year's Eve Comedy Extravaganza includes an evening of hilarious, spontaneous and interactive Improv Comedy followed by an after party with the cast. Gourmet catered dessert options accompany party favors and a one of a kind countdown to Midnight featuring a Champagne & Cider toast to ring in the new year! Say goodbye to 2018 with a laugh and say hello 2019 with a cheer at National Comedy Theatre’s new home in Downtown Mesa!

When: December 31, starting at 9:30 p.m.

National Comedy Theater New Years Eve Extravaganza

4. New Year's Eve Celebration

The Silver Star Theater

There’s only one New Year’s Eve and Silver Star Theater has the best party in town! The Grand Buffet will feature prime rib on the carving station, and all guests will enjoy complimentary champagne for the countdown. It’s the “happening spot”, so be there or be square.

When: December 31, starting at 5:30 p.m.


5. New Year's Eve Dinner at Las Sendas Grille & Patio

The Patio & Grille at Las Sendas

Celebrate the New Year with Las Sendas Patio & Grille! Enjoy dinner & a night you won't forget, with live music from Allen James, 6 - 8 p.m., and Notes of Neptune, 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Available seats are limited, so make your reservation today at $70 per person.

When: December 31, starting at 6:30 p.m

Las Sendas New Year's Eve Dinner patio and grill at las sendas

6. Barleens New Year's Bash

Barleens Dinner Show

Celebrate the New Year at Barleens! This is an extended version of the popular variety shows. Ring in the New Year with the East Coast at 10:00 PM with champagne or sparkling cider and party favors. This festive evening is just $50.00 per person.

When: December 31, starting at 6:30 p.m.


7. New Year's Day Brunch

Queen Creek Olive Mill

This New Year's Day, Queen Creek Olive Mill will be open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. for their annual New Year's Day Brunch! Enjoy a special brunch menu (served all day), live music from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., mimosas and more! Start 2019 off right at this family and pet friendly event. Blankets and chairs are welcome and admission is FREE!

When: January 1, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


8. 2019 Chinese New Year

Mesa Arts Center

Celebrate the Chinese New Year, the year of the Pig, at the Mesa Arts Center! The Chinese New Year show will combine cultural performances, stunning dance pieces, great vocal and orchestra, and professional acrobat performances. Come and experience this grand and exciting production that is fun for the whole family!

When: January 12, 2019, starting at 7 p.m.

2019 Chinese New Year performance mesa arts center