Exclusive Guide for New Year’s Eve 2023

BATON ROUGE, La. (THE LOUISIANA WEEKEND) - We are on the cusp of the most exciting night of the year.  New Year’s Eve is a time to reflect on the year that has come to end and to welcome in the beginning of a new year.  Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2023 in style with this exclusive guide of glamorous events.

Red Stick Revelry

Red Stick Revelry is the city of Baton Rouge’s signature New Year’s Eve event. Enjoy a live concert by the main attraction, PHAT HAT. The opening act is world class contemporary violinist Shaun Ward Xperience. There will be a laser light show and entertainment throughout the night by The Amazing Bacon performers.  At midnight, a 9 foot LED Red Stick is dropped followed by a dazzling fireworks display over the Mississippi River.

When: December 31, 2022 at 8:00pm

Where: Red Stick Revelry, Davis Rhorer Plaza, 200 St. Louis Street (behind City Hall), Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Cost: FREE

Hilton’s New Year’s Eve Party: The Countdown Begins

This is a Gatsby-esque themed party.  There will be photo ops with a 1935 Rolls Royce.  Enjoy a four hour premium bar, two themed ballrooms, Live BIG BAND: Florida Street Blowhards, a live DJ.  There will be a Champagne toast at midnight and a breakfast buffet from midnight until 1:00am.

When: December 31, 2022 at 9:00pm

Where: Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center Hotel, 201 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Cost: Tickets start at $139.  Purchase tickets HERE

Crown Plaza New Year’s Eve Celebration

Celebrate with the Chase Tyler band and The Eddie Smith Band.  Partake in a Louisiana Cuisine dinner buffet, dancing, an open bar, and late-night breakfast.

When: December 31, 2022 at 7:00pm

Where: Crown Plaza Executive Center, 4728 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA

Cost: Dinner and Dance package is $163.83 per person.  Room packages start at $241.18 per person.  Get tickets HERE

New Year’s Eve Ball

There’s a Ball drop at Midnight.  Come dressed to impress.

When: December 31, 2022 at 9:00pm

Where: The Basin Music Hall, 336 3rd street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Cost: Tickets start at $15. Get tickets HERE

The R&B Lounge – New Year’s Eve Celebration

Bar seats are first come, first served.  Sections are available for purchase.

When: December 31, 2022 at 8:00pm

Where: 3151 College Drive, Suite C, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 Cost: $250 per section.  Get tickets HERE

French Quarter Bar and Daiquiris New Years Eve Bash

This is their first New Year’s Eve party.  Listen to live music from Soulisticmusic.  DJ “B Da sickest” will play music after the band.  There will also be free food and a Champagne Toast at midnight.

When: December 31, 2022 at 7:00pm

Where: 310 South Alexander Avenue, Port Allen, LA 70767 Cost: $20.  Get tickets HERE

New Year’s Eve Bash Featuring Pants Party

At this open bar event, energetic six-member band Pants Party will hit the stage in the Event Center to ring in the new year.

When: December 31, 2022 at 11:00pm

Where: L’Auberge Casino & Hotel, 777 L’Auberge Ave, Baton Rouge, LA

Cost: $60.  Get tickets HERE

2023 Tsu Year Celebration

Tented terrace with outside bar and DJ, premium viewing of the midnight fireworks over the river, complimentary champagne toast, sushi and hot food buffet.

When: December 31, 2022 at 7:00pm

Where: Tsunami Sushi Baton Rouge, 100 Lafayette Street, Rooftop, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Cost: Tickets start at $125.  Purchase tickets HERE

New Year’s Eve Jazz Night

Listen to live jazz music from 3rd Degree South.

When: December 31, 2022 at 8:30pm

Where: Holiday Inn Baton Rouge College Drive I-10, 4848 Constitution Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Cost:  $25 Standard Admission. Room packages start at $119 Get tickets HERE

New Year’s Eve Party 2 Bands One Night

There will be food, party favors, and a fireworks show. Listen to live music from Clifton Brown Band and I-10 Bound Band.

When: December 31, 2022 at 7:30pm

Where: Southern Rhythm Venue & Entertainment, 51494 LA-16, Denham Springs, LA

Cost: $25 single and $40 for a couple Tickets will also be available at the door.  Get Tickets HERE

Children’s Events/Activities

Noon Year’s Eve

A New Year’s Eve Tradition for Kids includes storytelling, arts activities, Red Stick Rises at Noon/Auld Lang Syne sing-along.  The Amazing Bacon stilt walker will be there.

When: December 31, 2022 from 11:00am – 12:30pm

Where: River Center Library & Town Square

Cost: free