New Year's Eve Events in the Ozarks

Looking for a fun, safe way to ring in the New Year? We've got you covered--there are plenty of celebrations, dinners, concerts and parties for you right here in the Ozarks.

By Alex Osredker

Jan 01 2021 at 7 a.m.

Celebrate 2021 with 417 Magazine
Courtesy Unsplash

New Year's celebrations may look a little different this year, but Southwest Missouri knows how to make the best of it! Please remember that going out in public and being around others increases your potential exposure to Covid-19. Make sure to stick to the rules about physical distancing, hygiene and mask-wearingAll events are highly subject to change right now, so please make sure you double check event pages for dates and times.

New Years Eve Masquerade Ball - Featuring Bobby DeGonia

December 31, 6:30 p.m.
110 E Veterans Way
Tickets start at $15

Ring in the New Year with VFW Post 534 at their Masquerade Ball featuring Bobby DeGonia! Doors will open at 6:30 pm with an Italian Dinner followed by performances from Josh Larson & Logan Bates. Afterwards, DeGonia will begin playing around 8:30 p.m. Entrants must be at least 18 to enter--ID's will be checked.

NYE at Big Cedar

December 31, 9:30 p.m.
Big Cedar Lodge
Cost varies

There’s plenty of things to do at Big Cedar on New Year's Eve. Enjoy live music, dancing, a dessert bar, hors d’oeuvres, party pics, and a midnight champagne toast! Join us for a New Year’s Eve party like no other at the Grandview Conference Center at Big Cedar Lodge. Cheers to 2021!

New Year's Ever at Hotel Vandivort in Springfield, MO
New Year's Ever at Hotel Vandivort in Springfield, MO
Photos courtesy Starboard & Port The Order is an upscale restaurant serving locally inspired food inside The Vandivort hotel in downtown Springfield.

The Order's New Year's Eve

December 31st, 5 p.m.
Hotel Vandivort
$75 per person

Hotel Vandivort is ending 2020 with a bang--you don't want to miss it! First, reserve a table at The Order for a delightful 3-course dinner. Afterwards, kick off your shoes and hit the dance floor! Enjoy live music from Brant Jester and DJ George Butler. If you want to sit and enjoy a drink with a view, join us at Vantage where you can party inside or in one of our heated igloos! Reservations are required for The Order, Vantage, and a heated igloo. The live music event is open to everyone.

New Year's at Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO
New Year's at Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO
Photo courtesy Silver Dollar City The Silver Dollar City shows are one of the best parts of the Branson attraction. The New Year's shows are even better!

Silver Dollar City's New Year's Celebration

December 31st
Silver Dollar City
Cost varies

Celebrate the beginning of 2021 at Silver Dollar City! Make sure to check out The Travel Channel and listen to live music from The Cleverlys (Dockside Theater), Mad Science (Boatworks Theater), Members Only (Plaza Stage), and Sagebrush Sadie's Wild West Adventure (Gazebo Stage)!

New Year's Rockin' Eve at 1984

December 31st, 1 p.m.
1984 Branson
$10 per person

Ring in the New Year at 1984 Branson! With admission, you'll have access to video games, our pinball collection, and our New Year Eve’s celebration! Join us!

Inside Chateau on the Lake
Friends cheers the New Year
Photos courtesy Chateau on the Lake Chateau on the Lake boasts exquisite decorating taste, amazing food, classic drinks, and more! Whatever you choose, you're sure to enjoy a magical weekend.

NYE at Chateau on the Lake

December 31st
Chateau on the Lake
Rooms starting at $189

Ring in 2021 with a magical stay at Chateau on the Lake. Rent a room and check out our New Year's firework show, our Chef's Table Experience, and more! We are offering a late checkout of 4:00 p.m. on New Year’s Day and have discounted rates available for December 30, January 1st and 2nd.

NYE Dinner at Progress

December 31st, 5 p.m.
Cost varies

Join us for New Years Eve! To celebrate the New Year, we're hosting a one night only choice of coursed menu and have optional wine pairings available and bubbles at the door when you arrive. Please contact us with any dietary needs and we will be happy to help accommodate. See you then!

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