Best New Year's Eve Activities In South Carolina

It’s no surprise tourists flock South Carolina for the sandy beaches, but this beautiful state also makes the ultimate New Year’s Eve destination. If you’re seeking an exciting adults-only party, you’ll find spectacular venues ranging from rooftop celebrations to exclusive yacht parties. Those seeking more casual or low-key New Year’s Eve venues can enjoy the state’s artisan breweries and family-friendly comedy shows. South Carolina doesn’t disappoint when it comes to New Year’s Eve celebrations!

Juniper New Year’s Eve Rooftop Masquerade, Greenville, SC

Experience the mystery and glamor of Greenville’s most unique New Year’s Eve experience - the Juniper New Year’s Eve Rooftop Masquerade! Featuring two parties on two different floors, this unforgettable celebration boasts breathtaking views of the city, VIP options, multiple food stations, hors d'oeuvres, party favors, live entertainment, a prepaid premium bar, electric countdown celebration, and midnight toast.

Charleston Wonderland New Year's Eve, Charleston, SC

Known as Charleston’s premier New Year’s Eve destination, the annual Wonderland New Year’s Eve celebration goes above and beyond the ordinary. Attendees enjoy cirque performances, variety acts, live bands, DJs, specialty cigar lounges, photo booths, an all-inclusive premium bar, silent disco, massive balloon drop countdown, and champagne toast for an unforgettable red carpet experience.

The Carolina Girl Yacht New Year’s Eve Cruise, Johns Island, SC

If you’re seeking an exclusive and unparalleled New Year’s Eve celebration, board The Carolina Girl yacht to cruise Charleston's beautiful waterways under the stars as you ring in the New Year. This yacht party features access to all three levels, Dj music all night, light appetizers and food, an open bar, and midnight toast for an amazing evening.

The Count Down Party at The Pint Station, Easley, SC

Celebrate New Year’s Eve surrounded by friendly people serving up some of the best craft beers and ciders at The Pint Station, a craft beer tap room in downtown Easley. They’re hosting The Count Down Party for an amazing evening featuring party favors, DJ entertainment, karaoke, dancing, drink specials, a catered dinner, balloon drop, and midnight champagne toast for an impressive event.

Foreverland’s New Year’s Eve Great Gatsby Grand Ball, Taylors, SC

Step back into the roaring 20's complete with Great Gatsby ambiance at Foreverland’s New Year’s Eve Great Gatsby Grand Ball hosted at the Landmark Hall. Attendees enjoy DJ entertainment playing all genres, toasts every hour, dance lessons, photo booths, appetizers, VIP dinner with a delectable dessert bar, dancing, party favors, cider and champagne toast at midnight, and much more for a fabulous evening.

New Year’s Eve Southern Gala, Greenville, SC

Celebrate the New Year in style while supporting good causes at the exclusive Commerce Club’s New Year’s Eve Southern Gala. Enjoy a welcome cocktail at the red carpet reception, three full open bars, DJ and live band entertainment, a heavy hors d'oeuvres buffet, interactive photo booth, party favors, VIP upgrades, plus confetti and a champagne toast at midnight.

New Year’s at New Groove, Boiling Springs, SC

Known for their innovative and fun beers, New Groove hosts their traditional New Year’s Eve party for a fun-filled evening. This local handcrafted artisan brewery offers a special menu on New Year’s Eve and features live music, party favors, a commemorative glass, and midnight toast in a laid-back setting.

Noon Year’s Eve Countdown and Improv Comedy Show, Greenville, SC

For a daytime New Year’s Eve celebration fit for the whole family, head to the Alchemy Comedy Theater in Greenville before kicking off your evening festivities. This interactive improv comedy show features favorite kid books, games, and other good, clean comedy skits all ages can enjoy followed by a noon countdown.

New Year’s Eve Bash at The Grand, Columbia, SC

Have a grand New Year’s Eve with bowling, outdoor games, and lots of fun at The Grand’s New Year’s Eve Bash in Columbia. This festive event also includes DJ entertainment, a countdown, and full menu featuring delicious comfort foods, cocktails, and wines in a casual, welcoming atmosphere.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at Esmeralda Dance Studio, Columbia, SC

Love dancing to Latin music? Welcome in the New Year at the Esmeralda Dance Studio in Columbia. This special New Year’s Eve celebration also provides a light dinner buffet complete with desserts plus DJ entertainment and a champagne toast for a memorable evening.

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