New Year’s Eve in Oxfordshire
Get your friends and family together and celebrate New Year’s Eve and welcome in 2022 in Oxfordshire.
From decadent dinners at gorgeous restaurants to parties that shout old-school glamour - you can indulge in the best festive treats that the county has to offer. Of course, you can also choose to spend the night indoors with a few loved ones and plenty of booze.
But before you decide, be sure to check out our growing list of New Year’s Eve events in Oxford and across Oxfordshire. No matter how you feel like saying farewell to 2021 (and a lingering 2020), there’s definitely something here to help inspire you to make it a night to remember.
Bring your loved ones and family for a night of decadence at this much loved Oxford restaurant. Expect bubbly and canapes on arrival, followed by a 6-course tasting dinner of pâté, monkfish wellington, fillet of beef, cheesecake and cheese with the option to have paired wine flights. £85.00 per head for food, with an additional £42.00 for the paired wine flight.
Oxford’s iconic Quod Restaurant & Bar is offering a celebratory menu of sumptuous Quod favourites, served to the easy background sound of a live pianist. Enjoy spectacular cocktails, plenty of fizz, and raise a glass or two or three to bid a grand farewell to 2021. Their All Day Menu will be available from 11.30am until late, and you can expect a variety of festive dishes and New Year’s Eve specials.
The Alice at The Randolph Hotel, Oxford
This recently opened restaurant at The Randolph Hotel is all about all-day dining in the heart of historic Oxford, serving unique interpretations of classic British dishes. Ring in 2022 with a six-course New Year’s Eve tasting menu by Executive Chef Chris Emery. Available from 6.00pm to 8.00pm and priced at £140.00 per person, tickets include entry to The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels’ evening party. Of course, you can book for just the New Year’s Eve Party at £30.00.
It’s time to shake off the year and welcome 2022. Celebrate an unforgettable evening at The Ivy Oxford Brasserie. Open until midnight, plenty of time to keep you partying, wine and dine with a divine a la carte winter menu and a selection of dazzling drinks, including champagne and profiteroles to indulge for days.
You are invited to an extravagant, Roaring Twenties-style celebration at Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons. Veuve Clicquot champagne will flow before you are seated for a 7-course gala dinner - a celebration of the very best of the season, with each course paired with wine. Enjoy the live music and dance the night away. And at the stroke of midnight, ring in the New Year with a spectacular firework display, entertainment and a glass of Champagne. Priced at £490 per person.
The Crown Woodstock is hosting a New Year’s Eve party complete with DJ, dancing and special cocktails. It free entry. Woo hoo! Happy people, it’s time to party like it’s 2019.
See off 2021 (and a lingering 2020) and welcome in a new and improved 2022 with the brilliant Kwassa Kwassa bringing sounds of the tropics to Tap’s corner of the Curtis Industrial Estate in North Hinksey from 7.30pm to 2.00am. There’ll be a special guest (to be announced) to make things extra fun, and Whitehorsebox Pizza will be there making proper wood-fired pizzas and dirty fries to keep bellies full. This is one New Year’s Eve party to make up for two years that we’d all like to forget. Tickets cost £15.00.
The White House by Tap Social, Oxford
Celebrate New Year’s Eve and ring in 2022 at The White House by Tap Social with the very best disco, classics, soul, funk, rare groove and reggae from DJs Danny and Shirley Love. You’ll be grooving from 9.00pm to 3.00am. There will be a full bar with all the usual range (spirits, beer, wine, bubbly, soft drinks, cider and more) plus bar snacks on offer. Doors open at 9.00pm and the event will take place in the party room on the first floor.
Following an extensive refurbishment, this new addition to the Michelin Guide restaurants in Oxfordshire is offering a decadent New Year’s Eve dinner. The menu for the four-course meal, at £120.00 per person, includes wild mushrooms, prime rib of beef with chips, charred cabbage, French bean, shallot and parsley salad, and warm chocolate cake. There is an optional cheese course for an additional £12.00.
The White Hart of Wytham is hosting a night to remember with a New Year’s Eve spectacle of exceptional dining, sensational music, plus cocktails, champagne, fireworks and New Year’s morning Asado BBQ. Natalie Williams of Ronnie’s Scott’s session fame will perform spectacular live performances from Natalie Willams’ Soul Family at Wytham Village Hall after a heavenly supper and again at the fireworks galore to ring in the new year. There will be cocktail bars, fire pits, and a sense of celebration for fresh beginnings in the air. Tickets at £150.00 per person.
To see in the New Year with style, the chefs at Greyhound Inn in Letcombe Regis have created a rather special 4-course menu for this year’s New Year’s Eve Celebration Dinner. Enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail and Chef’s canapés on arrival. And afterwards, there will be some naughty but nice sweet treats to accompany your tea or coffee. The dinner is £70.00 per person and pre-booking is required. And while the Celebration Dinner is a ticketed affair, their well-stocked bar will be open to everyone, all evening, till 1.30am.
Get glammed up and see in the New Year in style with the Cabaret Party at The Crazy Bear in Stadhampton. Running from 7.00pm to 2.00am in the Glasshouse, make this year a memorable one with pop and rock group “The Shifters”, soul vocalist “LuvRell”, aerial acrobatics, burlesque, magic, Stilt Walkers, guest DJ, and, of course, an English and Thai banquet with Champagne reception. Tickets cost £99.00 per person, and a pre-payment is required to confirm your reservation.
With a capacity to host 1200 people across five incredible rooms, ATIK, Oxford’s largest nightclub, presents Utopia - New Year’s Eve 2021 party, which starts at 9.00pm on Friday and ends at 3.00am on Saturday morning. Tickets start at £5.50, or you could go large and grab yourself a VIP package - and enjoy an evening with DJs and festival-style lighting and sound.
Join Hank’s Bar - the late-night bar in Oxford, born from a dream of delivering the good things in life - in ushering in 2022 at their NYE2022 PARTY. Expect great drinks, great food and great fun. There will be DJ’s, dancing and cocktails, with a bubbly reception from 7.00pm to 10.00pm. Tickets cost £15.00 in advance and £20.00 on the door.
Party into the new year with DJDEE, DJ JEANPAUL, EFFI BROOKS, DJ UNRULY, DJ IZE1 and OVAPROOF at the one and only Bridge NYE hosted by Bridge Nightclub - a superclub located right in the heart of Oxford with 5 great zones. Expect three floors packed with the biggest tunes and the baddest DJs around. Tickets are available from £15.00 plus a small booking fee or email firstname.lastname@example.org for tables.
Boogie into 2022 in style at The Varsity Club’s NYE Disco Fever! Expect entertainment across four floors with a live performance by f-ABBA-licious, DJs and dancing. The rooftop will be open with views of the fireworks (subject to capacity). Doors open at 8.00pm and you’re invited to “Dress Glam – Sparkle and Shine”. Tickets are available from £12.50 (sorry tables are sold out!). It’s 21s and over only.
Tickets are on sale now for NYEPARTY2022 at Thirst Bar, your friendly local late-night independent cocktail bar, situated on Park End Street in the heart of Oxford since 1999. Grab your early bird ticket for £10.00 or pay £15.00 on the door for DJ’s, dancing and cocktails. There’s even a bubbly reception from 7.00pm to 10.00pm.
Cross over into 2022 at SPIRIT Bar in Oxford as Oxford’s biggest Reggaeton party, “Noche De Travesuras”, returns for a final night in 2021 from 9.00pm to 3.00am. Celebrate the end of what has been a crazy year and the start of the brand new 2022. Hear all the very best of Reggaeton, Brazilian Funk, Latin Hits, RnB and everything in between by their amazing international DJs. Plus, the first 50 people in will get a complimentary glass of Prosecco on arrival. Do dress up, as this is, indeed, a special occasion. Tickets from £10.00 plus booking fee.
Plush, Oxford’s premier LGBTQ+ bar and nightclub, will be hosting a New Year’s Eve party called “The Silver Ball” from 9.00pm to 6.00am. Expect good music and drinks deals and a huge covered, outside space. Grab your tickets now to guarantee your place at The Silver Ball. Tables and VIP booths are also available to book. Tickets are available from £8.00.