Worked hard over 2018 and want to party even harder for the New Year? We’ve done the legwork for you and found some great New Year’s parties to send you into a wild frenzy! Whether you want to tap your toes to the sounds of a live band, dance the night away to DJs playing the latest tunes, or love the idea of getting all dressed up for a extravagant and glitzy gala concert, My Cyprus Insider has got you covered.
1. Symbols, Nicosia
A lounge bar that has made a name for it itself in the capital’s nightlife scene, Symbols opens its doors and invites you for a New Year’s party to remember in the heart of the old town, with Greek music and plenty of drinks and festive cheer! Well known DJ Giorgos Koutonias will be working his magic on decks, spinning tunes and keep the party going until morning! Koutonias is part of the aLa D’aLLon lineup of DJs, touring clubs all over Greece and Cyprus.
Where? 35 Asklipiou, Nicosia. Starts at 12 am. Tel: (+357) 95-160455
2. Versus (<.Vs.) & Nostalgia Parties, Nicosia
Paying homage to the legendary “Versus” club, Red music scene will host a special New Year nostalgia party, playing the biggest classics from the 90s/00s. Legendary DJ Manic Mike will be on the decks, keeping you on your toes until the wee hours. Expect wild dancers, 3D visuals and a host of other surprises through the night!
Where? 15 Dionysou St, Nicosia. Doors open 00:15. Tickets: €30 incl. 3 free drinks. Tel: (+357) 96-347007
3. Ravens’ Music Hall, Limassol
This live music scene, one of the oldest in Limassol, has a special surprise for New Year’s, as partygoers will be waving their arms high in the air to the sound of the Lopodites, one of the best known rock bands on the island. Lopodites will be deviating from the their usual style, opting for a dancable festive playlist to fit the mood of the day.
Where? 4 Saripolou & Socratous St, Limassol. Entrance: €10, set begins at 12.30. Tel: (+357) 99-614100
4. DSTRKT, Larnaca
This Larnaka club had a great year and is looking to finish with a bang! Join the ranks of the DSTRKT party people and celebrate the New Year by partying until morning at this special New Year’s Eve event! Regular guest DJ Michael C. will be on the decks playing all the latest mainstream hits.
Where? 82 Ermou Sq. Free. Doors open 12.30pm. Tel: (+357) 99-639892
5. Elysium Hotel, Paphos
Feel like the clubbing scene isn’t quite your thing? Is a formal dinner party more to your liking? If you are in Paphos for the New Year then you are in luck, as the 5-star luxury hotel Elysium will host a New Year’s gala, featuring a concert by Greek singers Eleni Tsaligopoulou and Lena Alkaiou.
Where? Elysium Hotel, Paphos. €175 per person, including buffet dinner, excluding drinks. Tel: (+357) 26-844444