Find out what's happening around Pleasant Hill to plan your perfect NYE and Ring in 2022 in Style.
Make a Night of It
- New Year's Eve Yacht Party - San Francisco
Hop aboard the San Francisco Spirit, a luxury yacht with 3 levels, outdoor decks overlooking the San Francisco Harbor, multiple bars and dance floors to ring in the New Year.
- USS Hornet New Year’s Eve Gala 2021 - Alameda
Party for a good cause this New Year’s onboard the USS Hornet, a fundraiser for the Sea, Air & Space Museum. The Gala features a 16-piece classic big band, silent auction, and free dance lessons from former Fred Astaire instructor. End the night with a view of the San Francisco fireworks from the Flight Deck!
- New Year’s Eve Gala at Zio Fraedos Restaurant - Pleasant Hill
Don’t miss this formal affair complete with dinner and a show. The evening includes a cocktail reception, sit down dinner, dancing, live entertainment with Top Shelf Classics Party and Show Band, followed by a midnight balloon drop and toast!
- The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show - Berkeley
For a unique way to celebrate the holiday, partake in an unforgettable evening of live comedy and mystery. Who knows, you may even turn out to be the culprit! Each ticket includes a full murder mystery experience, dinner, and a prize package for the Top Sleuth.
- New Year’s Eve Fiesta 2022 at Spats - Berkeley
Dance the night away with the Timba community in two separate rooms with Latin music blasting through the speakers from start to finish. Move your body to your favorite Cuban, Regueton, Afrobeat, Perreo, and Dancehall Latino music. Photo booth, taco truck, and midnight balloon drop included!
- East Bay’s New Year’s Eve Party at the San Ramon Marriott - San Ramon
Celebrate the evening with dancing, casino games, balloon drop with champagne toast, and a professional photographer to capture your memories at the Marriott. Best part, you don’t have to travel far to end the evening- the hotel is offering discounted deluxe NYE rates so you can stay in style after the party.
- New Year’s Eve Yoga Class - Berkeley
Join Pete Guinosso for a New Year’s Eve Yoga Class. What better way to ring in the New Year than by doing something good for both body, mind and spirit! Spend New Year’s Eve on your mat with your community, giving yourself time and space to release the old and invite in the new!
- Murder Mystery Masquerade New Year’s Eve Party - Walnut Creek
A good old-fashioned Hollywood Whodunnit performed by the Murder Mystery Co. Come dressed to the nines in your best 1930’s Hollywood glam (think ball gowns and tuxedos) and enjoy dinner and desserts, raffle prizes, dancing, balloon drop and midnight champagne toast.
- New Year’s Eve with Big Bang Beat - Vallejo
The perfect place to ring in 2022, countdown to the New Year at the Empress Theater. Join Empress for a night of food, drinks, music in the lounge, and dancing in the theater with plenty of party supplies, noise makers, and specialty cocktails.
- New Year's Eve Pub Crawl Party - San Francisco
Don't just stick to one party this year, spend your NYE bar hopping at the most famous Bay Area destinations. Enjoy free entry to multiple San Francisco hotspots, VIP entry to an exclusive after party, and discover the best bars and clubs from a professional party leader. Cheap drinks, top venues & VIP treatment all night long -- that's what the San Francisco New Year's Eve Pub Crawl is all about!
Fun for the Whole Family
- Chabot Space & Science Center: Annual Balloon Drop Celebration - Oakland
No need to stay up late to ring in the new year! Continuing a 20-year Bay Area tradition, this NYE party will feature hundreds of biodegradable balloons dropping at 11, 12, 2, 3, and 4 pm. Enjoy fun for all ages and a family-friendly alternative to the ball drop!