If you enjoy natural beauty, family friendly activities, modern to the more rural communities and laid back to upscale party venues and accommodations, New Years Eve 2017 in Oklahoma is the perfect place to be to welcome in the New Year.
Best Parties and Fireworks
One of the best parties held on New Years Eve 2016 in Oklahoma is produced by Oklahoma City’s Arts Council, called Opening Night, held in the downtown area. This is a family friendly event that includes festivities throughout the day and into the night including roller derby, musical acts, magic shows, comedy, and a fantastic fireworks display. Opening Night includes a number of party venues, more than 40 live performances, scavenger hunts, dancers, marching bands, magicians, clowns, and more. There is also an area just for the kids that include activities like arts and crafts, face painting and more. Everyone will also get to enjoy a fantastic fireworks display at midnight.
New Years Eve in Oklahoma party venues in Stillwater include those held at fun clubs, bars and town halls with the Tumbleweed Dance Hall and concert venue being one of the favorites. This NYE bash includes live music and more. Zannotti’s Wine Bar in Norman, Oklahoma will be hosting their annual party as well at the Riverwind Casino. In Shawnee, Oklahoma, one of the best New Years Eve events is held at the Grand Casino. In Bartlesville, Oklahoma there’s the famous “Olive Drop” New Years Eve celebration, offering plenty of NYE amenities including champagne, dancing and a ball drop outdoors as the New Year approaches.
Tulsa is sure to please as well on New Years Eve in Oklahoma, offering a wide variety of festivities including St. Michael’s Alley Restaurant’s the NYE Beer dinner, the Tulsa Convention center’s NYE Powwow, the Brady Theater’s party, and an evening full of gambling and partying at the River Spirit Casino. A fun outdoor venue is held in Tulsa’s Blue Dome District, a free outdoor party that will feature live entertainment, a lighted ball drop and spectacular fireworks display.
There will also be a special VIP party held in the district that will more than likely include entertainment, drinks, food and dancing. Tulsa’s Crystal Ball event is an exceptional New Years Eve affair as well, complete with local DJs providing fantastic music at this exciting masquerade party. This is an upscale event complete with chandeliers dripping with crystals, walls covered with beautiful drapes (and even more crystals), and lovely centerpieces on each table as well. When it comes to hotel parties the Mayo Hotel outshines most, offering live music, champagne toasts, VIP access to the Midnight’s penthouse and roof top area, a light show, and more.
Accommodations for NYE
If you plan on bringing in New Years Eve in Oklahoma you’ll find that there are a number of great accommodations throughout the state, in a variety of price ranges. If you want to guarantee a place close to all the amenities and NYE festivities you’ll want to book ahead which will also save you money on the lodgings as well. Fantastic hotel choices include the Mayo Hotel, the Aloft Tulsa Hotel, the Hyatt Regency and Clarion Hotels, all that will more than likely holding their own NYE festivities.