Ringing in 2020 on I-Drive

Thursday, December 19, 2019
Ringing in the New Year has never been so exhilarating! Here on I-Drive, no matter what your perfect idea of ringing in 2020 is, we’ve got options that are sure to have you ending 2019 on a good note, and starting 2020 with a blast! Select attractions, nightlife destinations and dining spots on I-Drive are putting on special events and offers just for you this New Year’s!


Have you always felt a strong connection to the sea, sea life, and the world we share? SeaWorld Orlando is celebrating this connection with musical celebration and bold fireworks that are sure to send a wave of welcome to the New Year ahead! Come out and enjoy festive entertainment with the people that mean the most to you as we embark on a New Year!


ICON Park is bringing New Year’s celebrations to new heights! Toast to the New Year from 400 ft up, looking over The City Beautiful as you hop inside of a capsule at The Wheel! Plus, ICON Park will be featuring fireworks, a light show on The Wheel, international DJs, and additional entertainment with specials running at various locations throughout the park to enjoy!
The park is free to enter, but if you were hoping to attend and have a more VIP experience, check out their NYE Inner Circle Experience, and purchase your tickets ahead of time! Details for this offer can be found here.
Can you think of a more iconic way to ring in the New Year? We can’t! So plan ahead and be there!

Universal Orlando Resort

Head to Universal Studios Orlando for an unforgettable experience that will perfectly top off 2019! As you walk through the park enjoy upbeat music, rockin’ party zones, meet and greets with characters, and Universal Orlando’s Cinematic Celebration featuring amazing pyrotechnical displays, showers of confetti and, of course, party favors. The Universal Holidays New Year’s Eve Celebration admission is included with a park admission ticket, as well as for Annual Passholders (Premier and Preferred). To purchase your park tickets and get in on the New Year festivities, visit here
P.S. If you’re looking for good places to enjoy your final meal of 2019, many of Universal Orlando’s resorts are hosting spectacular meals for you to enjoy! You can check those out here

An epic party?

Loud music, cold drinks, and good company sounds like the perfect way to ring in the New Year? We know just the spots! Party Through the Decades in the heart of Pointe Orlando during their New Year’s Eve Block Party! Head to B.B. Kings Club for a 90’s party, Lafayette’s for an 80’s themed party, and Itta Bena’s to enjoy a roaring 20’s celebration! It’s sure to be a good time as we reflect on years passed, and look forward to the New Year to come!

Howl at the Moon

It’s been a long year! Embrace your wild side; howling at the moon at Howl at the Moon Orlando, may just be the perfect release before the New Year starts! Book a New Year’s Eve package to enjoy everything you need to kiss 2019 goodbye and ring in the New Year with your friends!

Blue Martini

Live music… check, one two. Blue Martini will be hosting Audio Exchange on New Year’s Eve during their special Roaring 20’s event! Elegant attire is required, as you sit and sip at the bar, enjoy tasty appetizers, and conclude a beautiful evening with a champagne toast at midnight!
ICEBAR Orlando will be hosting their Roaring 20's New Year's Eve Bash from 8pm until 2am. Limited reserved VIP seating packages available and include a midnight buffet & champagne bar.

Leave 2019 with a good taste in your mouth!

Whether you’re hoping to enjoy a good meal and go home and snuggle up to watch the ball drop, you’re fueling up before a long night of partying, or want to enjoy ringing in the New Year at a laid back destination with food and drinks; there is no shortage of delicious grub to enjoy on New Year’s Eve!
Cuba Libre Orlando will feature a fantástico buffet, DJ and dancing, a champagne toast at midnight, party favors, and even an optional drink package add-on. But don’t forget to reserve your spot! Also, if you’re looking to celebrate earlier in the evening, come out and enjoy an a la carte dinner and drinks between 5 and 7pm to receive a $25 gift card! Get the delicious details today! 

Rosen Shingle Creek

Head to Orlando's AAA Four Diamond Rosen Shingle Creek hotel between 5:30pm and 10pm on the Eve for the perfect way to ring in the New Year, whether an intimate dinner for two, or a small gathering with friends and family!
The hotel's AAA Four Diamond restaurants, A Land Remembered signature steakhouse, and Cala Bella, an authentic Italian restaurant infused with the flavors of Tuscany, will offer prix fixe menus to help ring in the New Year. Each costs $75 (plus gratuity and tax) and includes unlimited champagne! For reservations, call 407-996-3663.
Real Brazilian homemade flavor, in a friendly and comfortable environment; come out and enjoy their buffet on New Years Eve, as they host a live DJ who will be laying down tracks all night long starting at 9pm. Learn more and reserve a table for you and your family and friends!
We’re all about one stop shops here on I-Drive, because why choose one when you can have it all?
If you’re looking to get in some game time and a delicious meal, swing into the New Year at TopGolf! They’ll be offering live entertainment, a chef-inspired menu, and an unforgettable fireworks display at midnight to top off their glow-in-the-dark themed celebration! Plus, you can upgrade to a VIP experience for exclusive access to a premium holiday buffet and bottle of bubbly! All packages include unlimited game time from 9am to 1am, so get ready to come into the New Year swinging!
Dance into the New Year at Mango’s Tropical Cafe with an experience that will leave you dazzled! Enjoy brilliant light displays, festive decorations, non-stop entertainment, and captivating beats that will set the tone. The party kicks off at 7:30pm and keeps moving until 2am. General admission is available for $50 per person with advance reservations or ticket purchases until December 30, 2019. Everyone who makes a reservation receives NYE hats and can choose from delectable drinks and dinner.
Laugh yourself into the New Year at the one and only, Orlando Improv! Comedian, Actor and Producer, Tony Rock will be performing live on December 31st…need we say more? Come out and enjoy what is sure to be a memorable show and some good food with friends and family as we suit up for another year!
The start of any new year is full of promise, of resolutions for positive changes and the endless possibilities lying ahead. Let’s celebrate the coming of not only a New Year, but a new decade! Pick the perfect way to ring in 2020 for you and your friends and family, and join us on International Drive as we bid 2019 farewell. See a full listing of New Year’s Eve events to attend on I-Drive this year and have a Happy New Year!
To learn more about all the activities on I-Drive, check our our sister website, I-Drive Living to stay up-to-date on the latest events and news in the area.