6 New Year’s Eve celebrations in Macao to ring in 2022 Link copied
The best New Year’s Eve parties in town, from sumptuous Champagne countdowns to understated dining experiences – there’s something for every kind of reveller.
Before we head into the new year, let’s give 2021 the sendoff it deserves! Celebrate one more turn around the sun at these fun-filled New Year’s Eve events in Macao.
1. Countdown at The St. Regis Bar
If you’re up for ringing in the new year at the stroke of midnight in full Roaring ‘20s style, make sure to check out the Countdown at The St. Regis Bar. The luxury hotel is offering a full programme of live performances from sundown till 2 am, with lively jazz and DJ sets throughout the night. Dress up in your most dapper attire for the event’s theme – “The Great Gatsby” – and do your best Charleston moves on the dance floor, for a truly unforgettable start to 2022.
From 6:30 pm on 31 December 2021 until 2 am on 1 January 2022. From MOP 588 per person, including a glass of Champagne and a lucky draw ticket. Dress code: women are asked to wear a cocktail dress, men in jackets and long pants. Call +853 8113 1300 or email [email protected] to reserve a spot.
2. Mesa Dine & Shine – New Year’s Eve Countdown
Designed by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, this eponymous hotel tower at the Grand Lisboa Palace Macau is known for its decadent, bold interiors that reflect its namesake’s signature style. Contemporary Portuguese restaurant Mesa, located on the tower’s third floor, is offering a selection of New Year’s gastronomic experiences in its exquisitely designed dining room, from set menus earlier in the evening (perfect for those with plans or who prefer to skip midnight entirely) to a full countdown soiree. Enjoy classic Portuguese dishes like bacalhau Consoada – a traditional holiday staple – or perdiz, a warm quail with grilled cabbage.
From 5 pm till late. New Year’s Set Menus start from MOP 888 per adult, MOP 488 per child. Call +853 8881 1800 for pricing information and reservations.
3. China Rouge – 2022 Countdown Night Fever
Throw it back to the disco era and boogie down, at Galaxy Macau’s cocktail lounge, China Rouge. Expect all the trappings of a 70s-themed party, from classic disco tunes played by live DJs to a spinning mirror ball. Dress code is strictly disco, so be sure to sport your best platform shoes, bell-bottoms and tinted glasses before ringing in the new year at this light-hearted party.
From 9 pm on 31 December 2021. MOP 488 per person, including two glasses of G.H. Mumm Cordon Rouge Champagne. Dress code: 70s disco fashion. Call +853 8883 2221 to reserve a spot.
4. New Year’s Eve Countdown Party at 38 Lounge
For another countdown celebration, head up to Altira Macau’s 38 Lounge for an epic New Year’s Eve Countdown Party. Soak up the stunning skyline from this unparalleled vantage point, as you savour a glass of Champagne accompanied by a live band.
From 9 pm to 3 am on 31 December. MOP 388+ per person, including two glasses of Moët & Chandon NV Champagne. Call +853 2886 8868 or click here to reserve.
5. New Year Eve’s Lawn BBQ Dinner and New Year Countdown Party with Live DJ Ted
Dine al fresco at this convivial outdoor culinary event! The Artyzen Grand Lapa Macau is hosting a special New Year’s edition of their signature BBQ lawn dinner – a dining extravaganza starring a wide array of premium grilled meat and seafood. Once you’ve finished your feast, head indoors for a spectacular countdown party to usher in 2022, hosted by local talent DJ Ted.
Lawn BBQ Dinner: Three hours, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm on 31 December. MOP 398 per adult and MOP 198 per child. Call +853 2856 7888 to reserve.
Countdown Party with Live DJ Ted: From 9:30 pm on 31 December to 1:30 am on 1 January 2022. MOP 100 per adult and MOP 50 per child. Call +853 2856 7888 to reserve a spot.
6. Countdown till Tomorrow
Bid farewell to 2021 at The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge during this stylish and sophisticated soiree. The hotel’s countdown party promises Perrier-Jouët Champagne, gourmet tapas to nibble on throughout the evening, and a live band for entertainment. Join for the pre-celebration from 6-8 pm, when selected wines will be half off, or head on over for the main countdown event from 9 pm onwards.
From 6 pm till late on 31 December. Entry starts from MOP 388 per person, email [email protected] for more information about pricing and reservations.