What are you doing New Year’s Eve? You’re spending it in the Memorial District, of course! We have all of the daytime and nighttime events you might want this year. Here are several excellent recommendations for you, your friends, and your family.
New Year’s Eve Daytime Events
Don’t wait until midnight to celebrate. Bring the kids to the Xfinity Fireplace for a DJ dance party from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will be family-friendly entertainment, such as face painting and balloon artists. This event even includes a balloon drop with a lemonade toast when the clock strikes noon.
Where: Xfinity Fireplace at Memorial City
When: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Celebrate NYE early in the plaza at CITYCENTRE with Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus. This event includes family-friendly fun, such as face painting, music by a live DJ, a balloon and caricature artist, and a magic mirror photo booth.
Where: The Plaza at CITYCENTRE
When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
New Year’s Eve Nighttime Events
Ring in the new year with other fun-loving people in the plaza at CITYCENTRE. Five-piece variety dance band, A Sure Thing, will kick off the night. Get ready for confetti and a rooftop fireworks display at midnight.
Where: The plaza at CITYCENTRE
When: 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Cost: Free ($10 for parking)
Hotel ZaZa wants to send you into 2020 with a live DJ, dancing, hors d’oeuvres, a midnight countdown with a champagne toast, and more. Dress to impress! Reserving a room? Ask about the NYE package, which includes overnight accommodations, 2 tickets to the NYE Party, a $50 credit for Brunch in the Ballroom, and additional amenities. Call 713-465-9292 for details.
Where: Hotel ZaZa Memorial City
When: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Stay at The Moran, formerly known as Hotel Sorella, and ask about the New Year’s Eve package. Throughout the evening, there will be live music by OMG and Thunderpants. Then at midnight, watch the neighborhood’s fireworks display from the comfort of your suite, and enjoy a champagne toast. Call 713-923-1600 for details.
Where: The Moran at CITYCENTRE
When: Live music begins at 8 p.m.
Cost: Prices may vary, as there are package options. Call ahead.
Spend New Year’s Eve at the sophisticated Westin Houston Memorial Hotel. Enjoy the skyline views and the signature Westin amenities. This hotel’s package includes dinner for two on New Year’s Eve, breakfast for two on New Year’s Day, and complimentary parking. You’ll see all of the sights and sounds of NYE in the Memorial District. Plus, you’ll be in the center of the action in one of Houston’s most stylish hotels. Call 281-501-4300 for details to ensure the package availability. Alternatively, if you visit the website, make sure Promotional Code YQ1 appears in the Corporate/Promotional code box when you enter your online reservation.
Where: The Westin Houston Memorial Hotel
When: New Year’s Eve
Cost: $199–329 per night
Did you know you can get a voucher for $5 off your next Uber trip to or from Memorial City Mall? This voucher is valid for up to 10 trips with a limit of 1 voucher per person. That means you potentially could use the voucher to save money when you catch an Uber home after the NYE celebrations. Visit MemorialCity.com/UberToMall to get your voucher today.
So, if you’re still deciding on plans for New Year’s Eve in Houston, look no further than the Memorial District. Have a wonderful, safe celebration!