What better way to ring in the New Year, than a New Year’s Eve out on the town in Missoula?

First Night Missoula

Missoula Cultural Council presents the Annual Family-Friendly, alcohol-free celebration to bring in the New Year. First Night celebrates Missoula’s Art and Culture with live music and performing arts in various locations throughout town. Buttons are $12 per person in advance or $15 per person the day of. For more information visit www.missoulacultural.org

Downtown Missoula

If you’re leaving the kids at home and you want to hit the town, the Missoula bar scene wont disappoint. Various bars downtown will be serving up live music, drinks specials and more.

  • The Top Hat will be hosting The Lil’ Smokies with a pre-party and a live recorded concert. Tickets with the pre-party and live-recorded concert are $25, tickets for just the live-recorded concert are $10.
  • The Soul City Cowboys will be playing live at the Eagles Lounge.
  • Russ Nasset and The Revelators will be at the Union Club in downtown Missoula. Be sure to bring your dancing shoes.

New Year’s Eve at Plonk

Plonk will be hosting a champagne dinner featuring five courses paired with champagne pairings. There will be a live jazz quartet, complimentary champagne toast and a balloon drop at midnight. The dinner will be $100 per person, but the regular menu is still available. For reservations email brett@plonkwine.com. Visit plonkwine.com for more information.

Daly Mansion Roaring 20’s New Year’s Eve Bash

Take a step back in time for the Roaring 20’s New Year’s Eve Bash and Poker Party at Hamilton’s Daly Mansion. The Daly Mansion is just a 45-minute drive from Missoula. Attendees are encouraged to dress the part. There will be dance music by Boyd Combo, Poker, food, fireworks and more. Tow services and child care is available for the evening. Tickets are $35 per person, or $50 for two. For more information visit dalymansion.org