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Here’s what to do for New Year’s in Salinas!

New Year’s Eve Celebrations near Salinas CA 

As a kid, we’re sure one of your fondest memories was gathering around the TV with your friends to watch the ball drop and start the new year on the right foot. As an adult, the New Year’s celebrations still carry feelings of new beginnings and keeping the momentum going, and there are plenty of outlets coming up right in our area to ring 2018 in the right way. Today, our team will show you some of the coolest New Year’s Eve Celebrations near Salinas CA, so come and have a great time!

New Year’s Eve at 201 Main 

201 Main, right here in Salinas, will be host to an awesome New Year’s celebration, complete with dueling DJs, complimentary hors d’ouerves and enough drink specials to keep the good times going right into 2018. Come join your closest friends in the SL room and M Lounge for what will undoubtedly be the best party of the year! 

Brew Year’s Eve at Alvarado Street Brewery 

If you’re looking to spice things up with your significant other or best friends, there are worse options than Alvarado Street Brewery. Chef Brandon Miller has a high-quality five course dinner on tap, and a beer garden after the meal is sure to be a great time. Dress up in your best business casual attire, and head out to Monterey for some assured fun!


Cirque New Year’s Eve Party 

Cirque du Soleil is an iconic piece of the Las Vegas identity, and some of that flavor is coming to San Jose on NYE! Live DJs, awesome dancing, magicians, a worldwide TV countdown and more will set the tone for a night we’re sure you won’t forget.

Black & White New Year’s Eve 

Featuring a casino lounge, great cocktails and more, Seventh & Dolores in Carmel-by-the-Sea is where you need to be to welcome 2018 with some class. The only dress code is black and white, and we’re sure you’re all ready to impress that special someone!


Be safe this New Year, everyone! Don’t forget to check back to our local blog for more great times throughout 2018!