2020 New Year's Eve Party
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Butler County's Top Spots to Ring in 2020

The Best New Year’s Eve Events

The new year is finally upon us, have you gotten your New Year’s Eve plans figured out? If not, we are here to help! We have gathered a list of the best events around Butler County, from family-friendly parties to a special night out, you’ll be sure to find something to enjoy!


Gilmore Lanes - New Year’s Eve Family Bowling Bash

Join Gilmore Lanes for an early bird celebration for those who want to get home early with the kids! Party from 1PM-4PM, $12 per person includes 3 hours glow bowl, shoe rental, snacks, fruit punch toast, party favors, and a family friendly atmosphere!

Midpointe Library - West Chester – Noon Year’s Eve

Celebrate as they countdown until noon! Enjoy fun stories, dancing, and singing! This program is for preschool children, but all ages are welcome to attend!

Oxford Lanes – Family Friendly New Year’s Eve

Family Friendly, no alcohol, New Year’s Eve Party. Package includes bowling from 3PM-5PM or 6PM-8PM, shoes, 1 large pepperoni pizza, soft drinks, and up to 8 bowlers per lane! Doors open 30 minutes before the start of bowling but reserve your spot now before they sell out!

Photo: Oxford Lane's Facebook page

Special Dinner and Drinks

Matt the Miller’s Tavern & Restaurant

Celebrate the new year with one of Matt the Miller’s dinner specials. With an option of the lobster bisque, crab cake appetizer with lemon arugula and herb aioli, or the 6oz filet & 5.5oz lobster tail, asparagus, mashed potatoes, and drawn butter.

Kona Grill 

Don’t miss out on the New Year’s Eve specials from Kona Grill like the lobster potstickers, Vietnamese winter salad, salmon en papillote, angry filet, and whiskey pudding. The regular menu is also available. Live DJ from 7PM – 1AM with a countdown to midnight toast & more!

Cozy’s Café & Pub – New Year’s Eve Party

Start the new year off right and join Cozy’s for a New Year’s Eve Dinner. They’ll be serving a four-course dinner which includes strawberry salad or lobster bisque, crab stuffed shrimp or mushrooms, wagu steak, Chilean seabass, and butternut squash dumplings, and ending with delicious handmade desserts, exclusive champagne, and live entertainment until the ball drops! Reserved seating begins from 5PM-6PM and again 8PM-9PM. Everyone is welcome after 10PM for drinks, snacks, and dancing. 

Photo: Cozy's Cafe and Pub's Facebook page

Special Events

Marriott Cincinnati North – Roaring 20s New Year’s Eve with BlueStone Ivory

Get the exclusive New Year’s Eve Package that includes a one night stay at the Marriott Cincinnati North Hotel. Don’t miss the live performance from BlueStone Ivory! Thcouples package includes accommodations, dinner, open bar, breakfast buffet, and late check out! All starting at 6PM!

Books & Brews – Great Gatsby New Year’s Party

Usher in the roaring 20s at Books & Brews! Make sure to get your ticket for the event before they sell outThe ticket includes appetizers and a midnight toast! 21+ only and come dressed in your best 1920s gear.

Receptions – New Year’s Eve 2020 with The Menus

Dance the night away at Receptions Fairfield to a performance from The Menus. Tickets must be purchased prior to the event and include an open well bar, appetizers, buffet dinner, late night chili bar, champagne toast at midnight, coat check, and party favors for two! Make sure to get your tickets now before they all sell out!

Photo: The Menu's Facebook page

Activities with Friends and Family

Gilmore Lanes - Roll into the New Year 

Call to reserve your lane at Gilmore Bowling Lanes for a fun filled time with family and friends! From 9PM-1AM your reservation includes 4 hours of glow bowling for up to 5 people, bowling shoes, snacks, party favors, and a champagne toastBe sure to call ahead before they sell out.

Main Event Entertainment – New Year’s Eve Madness

Ring in the new decade with the madness special at Main Event Entertainment in West Chester. Starting at 4PM choose between all you can play activities or video games for only $14.99 per guest. Plus enjoy their Kids Eat Free special, includes one free kids’ meal when you purchase one food item for $8.99 or more. 

Oxford Lanes – Adult New Year’s Eve Party

Starting at 10PM Oxford Lanes becomes an Adult only party to bring in the new year. Doors open at 9:30PM and spots are limited so reserve your lane nowbe sure to reserve your lane. Each lane includes bowling from 10PM-1AM, shoes, 1 large pepperoni pizza, soft drinks, and up to 8 bowlers per lane!

Topgolf – Big NYE Bash

This year’s party is a glow-in-the-dark theme where you can enjoy live entertainment, a chef-inspired menu and an unforgettable midnight celebration! All packages include unlimited game play from 9pm-1am for up to 6 Guests, front row seats to a midnight fireworks display, and party favors to go along with the theme. Upgrade to the VIP bay reservation to get exclusive access to the signature event room buffet, one bottle of sparkling wine, and unlimited soft drinks! Reservations are required for Topgolf playing but the public is welcome to hang out in one of the bars!

Photo: TopGolf's Facebook page

Live Entertainment

Rick’s Tavern & Grille

Music starting at 9PM with party favors and midnight champagne toast! Table reservations are suggested but walk ins are welcome. With a $10 cover and a live performance from 3-Day Rule.

Murphy’s Landing – New Year’s Eve Celebration with Bobby D. & Friends

Welcome the new year with Bob Dellaposta and friends as they play and sing their way into 2020. Staring at 8:30PM and until 12:30AM at Murphy’s Landing in Middletown. 

White Dog Distilling Co. – New Year’s Eve Party

Join The White Dog Distilling Company for a rocking good time! With live music all evening starting off with The Jerry and Brian Show 6PM – 9PM. Then rolling into the new year with The Sweeney Rebellion 10PM – 1AM. Collaborating with Mockingbirds Café to offer special menu items between 5PM-10PM for those that have reserved the seating beforehandStill available will be the regular menu from Mockingbird Café for anyone that didn’t reserve the special dinner package.

Jag’s Steak & Seafood – Roaring 20’s New Year’s Eve Party

Didn’t get your reservations in time for dinner? That’s Okay! Purchase an entry ticket and you’ll be welcomed to enjoy the party! See the live performance from My Sister Sarah starting at 9:30PM at the main bar. Enjoy covers from all the big hits from the 80’s, 90’s, and current hot hits!

Photo: My Sister Sarah's Facebook page

DJ Dance Party

Grainworks Brewing Company – New Year’s Eve Roaring 20s Party 

Get ready for the party of the decade! Break out the pinstripe suits and flapper dresses and dance the night away as DJ Xtina spins Big Band and Swing Music all night. Special Brews and 2 specialty cocktails, Tito’s Blueberry Lemonade and a Winter Spiced Bourbon Apple Cider, will all be available. With only a $10 cover and a discounted rate at the AC Hotel Cincinnati at Liberty Center there is no reason not to come on by!

A Game Knight – Roaring New Year’s Eve Party

Going into the new year with 20s inspired celebration. With two performances from Tery Metcalf starting at 5PM and DJ Casper at 9PM to bring the ball down. A Game Knight will feature a special NYE menu, drink specials, and a champagne toast to bring in the new decade! 

Dingle House – NYE Bash

Celebrate NYE with Dingle House this year! With a live performance from DJ Dave and a champagne toast. Also offering special dinner features created by Chef Eddie like the Chicken Marsala or Surf & Turf. Reservations are welcome!

The Roosevelt Room – No-Stress New Year’s Eve 

Forget about the hustle and bustle of downtown on New Year’s Eve. Ring in the new decade with a stress-free atmosphere at The Roosevelt Room in Liberty Center. Spend the last hours of 2019 with Teddy Roosevelt, he is back and making a special appearance from 8:30PM-11:30PM. Doors open at 4PM with complimentary party favors. There will be a live DJ to countdown till the new year later in the night!

Photo: The Roosevelt Room's Facebook page

Night Out with Friends

Eli’s Sports Bar & Grill – Liberty Township

Nothing better than a no cover charge with free party favors and champagne toast at midnight! No need to stress at this New Year’s Eve party, just join in on the fun and celebrate with friends and family! Starting at 8PM enjoy food and drinks at Eli’s in Liberty Township.

West Central Wine

West Central will be re-opening to the public at 10PM after their sold-out wine dinner. Enjoy sparkling cocktails, a limited food menu, party favors & fun as you await the ball drop at midnight!

Swine City Brewing - Pajama Party          

Stop by Swine City Brewing for their New Year’s Eve party and become one of the first to try their new pizza from Pizza Cicerone! Starting at 3PM and closing at 1AM with no reservations necessary!

Photo: Swine City Brewing's Facebook page

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