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By Faye Bradley | December 14th, 2021

It’s been – another – heck of a year but we’re ready for you 2022! Here are our top picks for where to celebrate NYE in style.

Symphony of Lights

Photo: HKTB

Ring in the new year with Hong Kong Tourism Board’s NYE countdown. There will be a concert (requires admission) featuring AGA, Alfred Hui, Gin Lee, Jay Fung, Joyce Cheng and MIRROR and live music performances by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. If you don’t have tickets, enjoy the the countdown clock which will be displayed on the newly opened M+ at West Kowloon Cultural District.

Where? Great Lawn, Art Park, West Kowloon Cultural District, Kowloon

What time? 10:00pm to 12:30am

How much? Concert requires admission but free for everything else

God Damn Gatsby at Stockton

Photo: The Great Gatsby

Kick off the new year in true Gatsby fashion at the glitzy and glamorous Stockton. The speakeasy bar inspired by Hunter S. Thompson and takes the Hong Kong bar scene to new highs with its award-winning cocktails and top-notch bartenders. Dress to impress at this exclusive event that includes free-flow spirits, select cocktails and champagne to round up a year of extravaganza.

Where? 32 Wyndham Street

What time? 10:00pm to 4:00am; Free Flow: 10:00pm to 1:00am

How much? HK$1200.00 to HK$1490

Countdown in the Nocturnland at Ocean Park

Photo: Ocean Park

It’s safe to say we were very surprised – and delighted – to hear that Ocean Park will be hosting an NYE party this year. The theme park has played host to many exciting happenings recently including its brand-new waterpark opening back in the summer. Celebrate an outdoor music event with over 100 live DJs, featured decorations and attractions to reign in the new year. Want to make it extra special? Add in a hotel room to your package to wake up to the bright sunshine among Ocean Park and its mountains.

Where? Ocean Park, Aberdeen

What time? TBC

How much? from HK$899

A Sophisticated NYE Countdown with The Continental

Photo: The Continental

Following its recent revamp, The Continental is once again the hottest place for lavish lunches in a casual environment. Enjoy canapes and free flow this year with the restaurant’s dedicated countdown menu that will keep you drinking until the midnight hours.

Where? Unit 406, L4 Pacific Place, 88 Queensway

What time? starting at 9:00pm

How much? HK$798 per person (+10% service charge)

NYE Party at Roji

Photo: Roji

Previously the space for party-favorite Brickhouse, Roji is the new venture to fill the space and thankfully it’s lived up to its predecessor’s reputation. Serving izakaya and drinks all night, this spot attracts a cool crowd on both weekdays and weekends. Kick off 2022 with Roji’s NYE party which includes three hours of unlimited free flow and live DJ tunes. We hear there’s champagne included – toast to that!

Where? 20A D’Aguilar Street, Central

What time? Free flow from 10:00pm to 12:30am

How much? from HK$498

A Fresh New Year at MO Bar

Photo: Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong

Get into the party mood in a fashionable manner at LANDMARK Mandarin Oriental’s sleek MO Bar. There will be live music from 10:00pm to 2:00am to get ready to strut your stuff and dance the night away into a fresh new year.

Where? G/F, Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 15 Queen’s Road, Central

What time? 10:00pm to 2:00am

How much? No tickets; reservations recommended

Black & Gold NYE Party at aqua (New Location)

Photo: aqua

Have you heard? aqua has just reopened its doors at a brand new location at H Zentre – and we’ve only heard great things s0 far. The incredible design and showstopping views make the perfect backdrop to NYE. The Black & Gold party lets you start 2022 on a decadent note. PS, this space now has two harbour-facing outdoor terraces, need we say more?

Where? 17/F, H Zentre, 15 Middle Road

What time? 9:30pm to 12:30am

How much? from HK$729 per person

Cantopop at Terrible Baby

Photo: Eaton HK

If Cantopop is your go-to, say no more. This event at Eaton is for you. This NYE, Terrible Baby is hosting a ‘Throwback to the Future’ party that incorporates legendary 2000’s canto pop tunes to get everyone up and singing the night away.

Where? 4/F, Eaton HK, 380 Nathan Rd, Jordan

What time? 10:00pm to 1:00am

How much? from HK$380