New Year's in Laguna Beach

Looking for plans this New Year's Eve?  Look no further!  Here are a few events taking place this New Year's Eve and also on New Year's Day.  Please check back for updates!

The free weekend trolley will have extended hours until 1am on Saturday, December 31.  

Rita Rudner - 2017 NYE

Rita Rudner's "LAUGH, DRINK, and LEAVE"

One performance only, December 31, 2017 at 7pm

Please check back for details.

2016 New Year's Eve Dining

Here is a sample of restaurant offers from 2016.  Please check back for an updated list for 2017. 

  • Harvest Restaurant at The Ranch at Laguna Beach: Tickets to Harvest Restaurant's dinner and party are $300 per person, reservations required. Dinner service starts at 8pm. Dance the night away from 9pm-1am with live music from Ronnie Hudson and the Jazz Azz band, enjoy late-night snacks, party favors and the midnight toast. $100 per person for dance party only.

  • The Loft at Montage: FIRST SEATING 5pm-7pm: Four Course Holiday Tasting Menu with a choice of appetizer, entrée, cheese and dessert. $125 per adult, $40 per child ages 4-12 yrs, under 4 - complimentary(Tax and gratuity not included.) SECOND SEATING 8pm-10pm. Five Course Holiday Tasting Menu. Complimentary Midnight Toast. Complimentary Party Favors. Live Music 8pm-1am. Bistro Menu Available in Bistro only 3pm-10pm. $200 per adult, $60 per child ages 4-12 yrs, under 4 - complimentary(Tax and gratuity not included.)

  • Montage's New Year's Eve Gala: Cocktail reception from 7pm-8pm. Plated dinner from 8pm-1am. Join us for an exclusive evening of celebration in our Grand Ballroom and Courtyard. Enjoy passed hors d'oeuvres, specialty coffee bar, interactive cheese display, cordial and cognac bar, four course dinner with wine pairings, a decadent dessert reception, midnight champagne toast, and live entertainment by The Shadowboxers with special guest, Kenny Loggins. Tier 1 - $795 per person, Tier 2 - $995 per person, Tier 3 - $1195 per person(Inclusive of tax and gratuity.) Tier pricing based on proximity to stage. Ages 21 and above. For additional information and to reserve, please call (949) 715-6420.

  • Mozambique:  This New Year's Eve, RSVP early to choose from one of six different dining room experiences, two separate seatings, and the largest prix fixe menu of dining selections in Laguna Beach. First seating is between 5pm-7pm, prix fixe menu $69 per person. Second seating is between 7:30pm-10:30pm, prix fixe menu $99 per person. Live music will be in play all evening long, too. Dine at Mozambique and receive a free "pass" into the parties (first-come, first serve basis). Cover charge is otherwise $20 for those who just wish to attend the NYE party. In The Durban Room, Mozambique's speakeasy, celebrated vocalist and pianist John Randall begins at 6:30pm, followed by the great jazz and blues queen Angie Wells (in her first Laguna Beach appearance) taking you into the New Year from 9pm-12:30am. In Mozambique's main 2nd floor arena (The Shebeen Lounge), the high-energy, foot-tapping funk and soul of crowd favorite, The Mark, rolls from 8pm-1am.

  • Nirvana Grille: Dinner 5pm-9pm, featuring a 4-course menu with bottomless Champagne, $79

  • OceanView Bar & Grill: Two dinner specials available in addition to regular menu, served until 9pm. Jason Feddy & Friends will be performing from 10pm-1am, $15 cover charge. New Year's Eve party favors included.

  • Skyloft: Barely a year old and the city's most popular go-to for fabulous smokehouse food and live music entertainment, Skyloft is expanding its second NYE celebration with more seatings and one of L.A.'s hottest DJ talents. Chef Arthur Ortiz has created a custom menu this year for three separate seatings: Skyloft Early Bird, which begins at 4:00 p.m. with a $50 menu; Skyloft 2nd Seating, beginning at 7:00 p.m. with a $75 menu; Skyloft 3rd Seating, beginning at 9:00 p.m. with a $100 menu. When you dine at Skyloft for New Year's Eve, your dinner includes free passage to the NYE Party, which begins at 9pm and features L.A.'s most renowned female DJ, B Selecta. There is a $20 cover charge for party goers who wish to attend the Skyloft NYE party only.

  • Studio at Montage: RECEPTION 8pm. DINNER SEATING 9pm. Five Course Chef's Tasting Menu. Live Music. Dancing and Party Favors. Champagne Toast at Midnight$475 per person. Includes cocktails and reception as well as wine pairings. Non-alcoholic beverages available at the same price. Tax and gratuity not included. For reservations, please call (949) 715-6420.

 For a full list of 2016 New Year's Eve and New Year's Day restaurant hours, click here.

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