New Year’s Eve Festivities Near Short Hills NJ


The new year is almost upon us! If you are looking for New Year’s Eve festivities near Short Hills NJ, here are some ideas:

The first thing on our list of New Year’s Eve Festivities near Short Hills NJ is The Great Gatsby Ball! Ring in the new year like it’s 1920! Kay and Elle Productions will be hosting “The Great Gatsby Ball” at Pines Manor in Edison NJ beginning at 9 pm on New Year’s Eve. This “traditional masquerade ball with a modern New Year’s twist” offers attendees a full buffet dinner, open bar, and champagne toast. In addition, there will be a DJ there to entertain you throughout the evening, and there will a great mask reveal at midnight! Click here to learn more.

Another fun way to ring in the new year is watching fireworks from a Spirit Cruise ship. The cruise departs from Lincoln Harbor. The evening includes a dinner buffet, DJ, open bar, and, of course, fireworks! The cruise sails between 10 pm and 1 am. (boarding begins at 9 pm). Click here to learn more.

The final thing on our list of New Year’s Eve Festivities near Short Hills NJ is the First Night celebration in Morristown NJ. The festivities begin at 4:45 pm. The evening includes free shuttle bus services, 24 venues, and 80 performances! Performers include jazz, rock, and bluegrass bands, “Broadway stars” singing showtune hits, comedians, a “flea” circus, and over 300 art displays. Fireworks can be enjoyed at 9:15 pm and midnight. Click here to learn more about the event.

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