Where to ring in 2023 around Indy
As 2022 draws to a close, several Indianapolis clubs and venues are offering one last party. Here are a few options for anyone looking to ring in 2023, including families.
New Year’s Eve at The Vogue
9 p.m. at 6259 N. College Ave. 21+. Tickets start at $125.
Chicago party band Rod Tuffcurls and the Bench Press will headline The Vogue’s New Year’s Eve party. Tickets include a “limited open bar,” champagne and a balloon drop at midnight and giveaways throughout the evening.
Countdown to noon
10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 3000 N. Meridian St. All ages. Free for members and with museum admission.
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis will offer its annual family-friendly NYE alternative, which includes live music, countdowns to noon and 1 p.m. and festive party favors.
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CÎROC the New Year
8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Regions Tower, 1 Indiana Square. 21+. Tickets start at $130.
Regions Tower will once again host CÎROC the New Year, an all-night party hosted by the vodka company, HOT NYE, Image First and JPS Events. It will include a “rooftop heated outdoor silent disco party,” in which partygoers use headphones, as well as cocktails, champagne and a countdown party.
Family NYE at Indiana State Museum
6-9 p.m. at 650 W. Washington St. All Ages. $18 per person, with kids under 3 free.
The Indiana State Museum offers a kid-friendly celebration in the early evening. Temporary tattoos, music and dance parties, face painting, rides on the Snowfall Express and an 8 p.m. countdown celebration are on the docket.
NYE 2023 at the Roof
9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Indiana Roof Ballroom, 140 W. Washington St. 21+. Tickets start at $139.
The Indiana Roof Ballroom will host its seventh New Years Eve party. The 2022 iteration promises live music, casino games, a pop-up arcade, several bars and palm reading.
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NYE with Spellbound
9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at 416 E. Wabash St. 21+. Tickets are $25-$50.
Spellbound will feature multiple local DJs, three bars and photo opportunities throughout the night.
‘Bridgerton’ New Year’s Eve
8 p.m. to 3 a.m. at the Shelby Street Saloon, 2849 Shelby St. 21+. Tickets are $60.
A Regency-era party is planned for the Shelby Street Saloon’s red velvet interior. Corsets, headpieces and ridiculous accessories are encouraged.
Yacht Rock Revue
9 p.m. at Old National Centre, 502 N. New Jersey St. All ages. Tickets start at $49.50.
If you like your New Year’s Eve music soft and dad-approved, the Murat is your spot this year. Yacht Rock Revue offers both original songs and covers of ’70s, ’80s and ’90s hits.
NYE at the Slippery Noodle
7 p.m. at 372 S. Meridian St. 21+. $25 cover.
Downtown Indy blues club the Slippery Noodle Inn will host a special evening featuring hats, noise makers, a champagne toast and a balloon drop to ring in the new year. Django Knight will perform on the back stage beginning at 8 p.m., with Blackjack Davey & The Rhythm Kings taking the front stage at 8:45 p.m.
8 Seconds Saloon’s dinner and a show
Dinner at 6 p.m., party at 8 p.m. at 111 N. Lynhurst Dr. 21+. Dinner tickets are $29, party tickets are $10.
The 8 Seconds Saloon will host its annual New Year’s Eve dinner party, with live music from Colton Chapman. Dinner admission grants access to a buffet-style meal with three meats, sides and desserts. The party will include the usual party favors and champagne toast.
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Rory Appleton is the pop culture reporter at IndyStar. Contact him at 317-552-9044 and [email protected], or follow him on Twitter at @RoryDoesPhonics.