From a multi-floor bash in one of New York City’s hottest hotels to a beachside bash in Sydney, Australia, we have rounded up the hottest spots to ring in 2013 around the globe.
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NEW YORK CITY: The Dream Downtown is hosting several New Year's Eve fetes. One is in its Marble Lane restaurant, another is in its Gallery and the third is at its hotter than hot penthouse space PH-D. What could be more fun than party hopping on New Year's Eve without ever having to go outside? Tickets start at $150. For more information visit downtownnye.com.
DUBAI: At The Atlantis headlining acts like Ellie Goulding, Rita Ora, Roger Sanchez, and Paul Van Dyk will entertain New Year's Eve revelers into the early hours of 2013, with a backdrop of fireworks, of course. Tickets start at $70. For more information visit sundance.ae.com.
LOS ANGELES: Michael Voltaggio's Ink is creating a 12-course tasting menu for New Year’s Eve inspired by Salvador Dali's cookbook “Les Diners de Gala.” The evening's menu will feature dishes like cauliflower with roquefort and “peacock l'Imperiale.” Essentially this is a foodie's New Year's Eve dream come true. Dinner is $150 per person. For more information visit mvink.com.
NEW YORK CITY: Electronic music lovers are going to want to head to Armin Van Buren's New Year's Eve party at Pier 36. Dance all night to views of the East River and the Statue of Liberty. Tickets start at $175. For more information visit avbnewyears.com.
LONDON: Looking to do something a little different for New Year's Eve, then plan on ice skating at Somerset House. Not only is there skating, there will be a DJ, and a champagne toast at midnight. Tickets start at $65. For more information visit somersethouse.org.uk.
PARIS: Paris' A-List has chosen Chez Castel as its spot to party, and there is no better place to spot the jet-set this New Year's Eve. For more information visit castelparis.com.
MIAMI: Drake will be entertaining revelers poolside at the Fontainebleau on New Year's Eve in Miami. Tickets start at $250. For more information visit drakenewyearseve.com.
ST. BARTH: Bagatelle St. Barth’s in Gustavia Harbour is offering a variety of packages for jet-setters. Its six-course New Year's Eve tasting dinner includes blinis and caviar and runs $460 per person. After dinner rates for groups start at $3,290. Bagatelle regulars know to come ready to dance on top of tables (hey, what happens in St. Barths stays in St. Barths). For more information visit bistrotbagatelle.com.
NEW YORK CITY: Jay-Z and Coldplay are ringing in the New Year together with a performance at the Barclays Center. While tickets have sold out there are plenty available at Stubhub.com starting at $170.
SYDNEY: The famed Opera Bar hosts a yearly beach party that is the place to party New Year's Eve down under. Tickets start $295. For more information visit operabar.com.au.
TULUM: The New Year's Eve destination for the fashion elite at the moment is undoubtedly Tulum in Mexico. One of the hottest parties is the 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea New Year's Eve party at Mezzanine. Tickets start at $20. For more information visit mezzaninetulum.com.
NEW YORK CITY: This year's New Year's Eve celebration at The Westway is all about all-star DJs like Julian Calvin and Elephante. In other words come ready to dance. Tickets start at $150. For more information visit westwaynye.com.