If you’ll be in Charm City this New Year’s Eve and haven’t locked down plans yet, you’re in luck. Baltimore is hosting a variety of celebrations to toast to 2016 and ring in the new year. Here’s a closer look at three of the top New Year’s Eve celebrations in Baltimore:
1. NYE Live! Baltimore
Power Plant Live
34 Market Place, Baltimore, Md. 21202
Enjoy a one-of-a-kind New Year’s Eve celebration: NYE Live! As the Mid-Atlantic’s biggest New Year’s Eve bash, you’re sure to find plenty to enjoy at this spectacular event. NYE Live! offers festivities for attendees ages 21 and up. A single general admission ticket includes:
+Premium bar package from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
+Champagne toast at midnight
+Access to Power Plant Live! venues, including Angels Rock Bar, Mosaic Nightclub, and PBR Baltimore
And when the clock strikes midnight, you’ll be able to watch the Times Square Ball Drop live on a 20 foot LED screen, too. NYE! Live also has couples admission and group tickets so you can kick off 2017 in style.
2. Charm City Countdown
Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport Hotel
1739 W. Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights, Md. 21090
Now in its 9th year, the Charm City Countdown provides a fun-filled event for those who enjoy a great masquerade party. This year’s theme is “Once Upon a Time,” but please note: you’re encouraged to dress up if you’d like, but it’s not a costume party.
Charm City Countdown, held at the beautiful Hilton BWI Hotel, is a 21+ event that typically draws out a couple of thousand Baltimore residents who are ready to party their way into the new year. And to ring in 2017, event attendees can enjoy quite a few deluxe perks with main event admission, including:
+Premium open bars all night long
+Multiple dinner buffets
+Champagne toast at midnight
+10 party zones
+12 bands, DJs, acoustic performers, and other acts
Charm City Countdown also offers free coat check and party favors for all attendees. Wrap up 2016 with a party experience you’re sure to remember for years to come.
3. Spirit of Baltimore New Year’s Eve Fireworks Dinner Cruise
Departing from Inner Harbor, Baltimore
Sail into 2017 at the Spirit of Baltimore New Year’s Eve Fireworks Dinner Cruise, a NYE cruise complete with dinner, drinks, dancing, and, of course, fireworks.
The event kicks off with an impressive dinner buffet in an elegant cruise setting. Reminisce with friends and families about 2016 as you sail across the Inner Harbor. The base level New Year’s Eve Package includes:
+Dinner buffet and butlered hors d’oeuvres
+Platinum open bar and midnight champagne toast
+Access to rooftop deck
+Spectacular fireworks views
When the new year finally begins, you’ll be able to enjoy a fantastic view of the fireworks and the skyline. Start your 2016 with an event that promises to deliver an amazing experience – the Spirit of Baltimore.
Getting to Baltimore for New Year’s Eve
Year after year, traffic remains a problem for those who are traveling to Baltimore on New Year’s Eve. Charm City residents and visitors alike usually flock to the city in droves, as everyone wants to kick off 2017 in the best way possible.
But what if you could avoid the traffic problems typically associated with driving into the city? You can, if you book travel reservations with ZBest Worldwide.
With ZBest, you’re guaranteed safe, dependable ground transportation 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This car service prioritizes customer satisfaction, and its chauffeurs will go above and beyond the call of duty to keep clients happy.
On New Year’s Eve, a courteous, professionally trained chauffeur will pick you up on schedule and drive you into the city. This chauffeur also will help you with any luggage and ensure you reach your final destination on time. And when the New Year’s Eve festivities draw to a close, this chauffeur will pick you up and take you home quickly and safely.
Why Choose ZBest?
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“A great service at an affordable price! The employees are friendly and knowledgeable as well! Was an overall great experience.” -Samantha Walters
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And let’s not forget about ZBest’s commitment to its clientele, either. ZBest offers a number of high-quality features as part of its ground transportation services, including:
+Use of GPS vehicle tracking, flight tracking and other state-of-the-art technology to ensure on-time ground transportation
+Live customer service representatives
+Best-in-class vehicle fleet
+Mobile apps for iPhone and Android
ZBest devotes the necessary time and resources to understand its customers’ needs and ensure their clients are supported around the clock. The company is committed to absolute excellence in care, reliability, service and quality as well, delivering outstanding assistance to its customers day after day.
This New Year’s Eve, choose ZBest for an excellent ground transportation experience in and around Baltimore. This car service has offered unsurpassed support to clients for over two decades and provides its customers with the safest, most reliable ground transportation possible.
*Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in November 2015. However, it has since been updated to reflect the most accurate information.