1. Eskimo Dance NYE
WHERE: Boxpark, Croydon
TELL ME MORE: With Wiley, Ghetts, D Double E, P Money, and a secret guest, grime fans can’t go wrong with this huge line-up – and that’s before you add the comedy crew Kurupt FM.
In 3 weeks we return and we enter 2018 with fireworks ?
— Eskimo Dance (@TheEskimoDance) December 11, 2017
WHERE: Magna Science Adventure Centre, Rotherham
TELL ME MORE: At this Sheffield party you’ll find one of 2017’s greatest new stars, J Hus, alongside Olympic swimmer Adam Peaty’s fave artist, Jaykae, and Brummie MC Mist.
BASSFEST NYE THE BIGGEST EVENT IN THE UK ON NYE!
LIKE + RT TO WIN…
8 SUPER VIP AAA PASSES – LIMOUSINE TRAVEL + £1000 BAR TAB! ? pic.twitter.com/9oeGhjfmL9
— BassFest (@Bassfest_uk) November 9, 2017
3. Bass Jam
WHERE: Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
TELL ME MORE: Bringing ‘Fester Skank’ to Manchester’s enormous club venue is headliner Lethal Bizzle, with support from DJs Chris Lorenzo, Tom Zanetti & K.O. Kane – not to mention comedy dude Big Shaq, the character behind this year’s viral hit ‘Man’s Not Hot’.
#HANDSUP Who's excited to be back here on New Years Eve for Bass Jam? ? ?
— BassJam (@bassjamuk) December 6, 2017
4. Hogmanay ‘18
WHERE: Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh
TELL ME MORE: Rag‘N’Bone Man is set to fill the historic gardens of Edinburgh with the bluesy pop of his debut album ‘Human’, at this Hogmanay celebration topped off by an awesome firework show.
— Edinburgh's Hogmanay (@edhogmanay) September 8, 2017
WHERE: Crane, Birmingham
TELL ME MORE: DJ Hype back-to-back with DJ Hazard means one thing – utter chaos. Drum & bass crew SaSaSaS take the reins from midnight.
? Interstellar : Mission001 : NYE
— Weird Science (@WeirdScienceGrp) October 14, 2017
6. NYE at Canal Mills
WHERE: Canal Mills, Leeds
TELL ME MORE: Superstar DJs at this Leeds show include Hannah Wants, Danny Howard, GotSome, and Sonny Fodera.
— Canal Mills (@CanalMills) October 19, 2017
7. Chic Feat. Nile Rodgers
WHERE: Central Hall, London
TELL ME MORE: To celebrate the end of their 40th active year, and with the promise of new music in 2018, this night of disco will not disappoint. Tickets aren’t cheap, but it’s also being broadcast live on the BBC.
TICKETS: From £121
— NME (@NME) November 22, 2017
8. Catholic Action
HOGMANAY AT NICE'N'SLEAZY!
First we have got Catholic Action and friends! (£12 adv)
Tix – https://t.co/AoApPeEKFR
THEN our favourites SHAKA LOVES YOU tl 4am (£3 adv / £4 otd)
Tix – https://t.co/fUISKEsver pic.twitter.com/fl6mJK5LJc
— Nice n Sleazy (@nice_n_sleazy) December 3, 2017
9. Nightvision Hogmanay
WHERE: Liquid Rooms, Edinburgh
TELL ME MORE: Superstyling headliners Groove Armada need no introduction at this evening of house – and the undercard boasts equally exciting DJs in the form of Joris Voorn and Ben Pearce, to name but two.
— Nightvision (@thisisourvision) October 31, 2017
10. Tropical New Year’s Eve
WHERE: OPEN, Norwich
TELL ME MORE: “We’re going to be playing the music from our miss-spent youth,” say breakbeat bros Plump DJs of their headline set at this tropical evening. Be prepared.
— OPEN Norwich (@OPENNorwich) November 10, 2017
11. Sink The Pink: Favourite Things
WHERE: Troxy, London
TELL ME MORE: Described by Dazed as “the world’s most progressive, inclusive and completely bat****-bonkers drag troupe”, Sink The Pink return to east London’s Troxy – their “spiritual home” for a night of unadulterated joy and colour.
Party with #SinkThePink on #NewYearsEve
Leave the sins of the year behind you and start afresh as we head to our spiritual home, the @troxy The theme is favourite things – Buy tickets right here: https://t.co/V0ZRtulfxy pic.twitter.com/iDWSsmNgBD
— Sink The Pink? (@SinkThePinkLDN) November 28, 2017
12. The Moon New Year’s Eve Party
WHERE: The Moon Club, Cardiff
TELL ME MORE: This inner-city venue invites you to a night of live music, spearheaded by alternative Welsh trio CHROMA.
NYE PARTY TICKETS ON SALE!
£5 for 5 bands+DJs / 12 hrs
CHROMA + secret headliner
FLOWERS FOR FREAKS
DJs: alt rock punk indie psych
£5 for bands 6pm-12.30am
FREE ENTRY 12.30-6AM!
DJs: reggae funk soul ska dub hip-hop dnb
— The Moon (@TheMoonCardiff) December 9, 2017
13. Krankbrother Presents 24hr Party NYE to NYD
WHERE: Bloc, London
TELL ME MORE: With an extensive line-up including Fort Romeau, Krankbrother and HUNEE, this intimate party has one very distinguishing feature – it will last 24 hours. Last one out wins!
— Resident Advisor (@residentadvisor) December 4, 2017
WHERE: O2 Academy, Sheffield
TELL ME MORE: After a hugely successful year of parties up and down the country, Detonate going out with a bang. Chase and Status will be joined by Holy Goof and the busy boys of Kurupt FM.
NEW YEARS EVE 2017!
Detonate and THE TUESDAY CLUB present:@chaseandstatus @KuruptFM @friction @HOLYGOOF_UK @SPYDNB
& more TBA
NOW ON SALE: https://t.co/G0gU7dMApW #sheffieldissuper #NewYearsEve @tuesdayclub @DetonateUK pic.twitter.com/Jggbgv9yJA
— O2 Academy Sheffield (@O2AcademySheff) November 21, 2017
15. In The Hot House
WHERE: Patterns, Brighton
TELL ME MORE: Patterns welcome British DJ Romare, backed up by Steven Julien and Mr Bongo.
— Patterns (@PatternsBTN) November 21, 2017
16. Party in the Cosmos
WHERE: Exeter Phoenix
TELL ME MORE: This space-themed night will feature a ‘space-age silent disco’ along with various live bands and DJs – there’s even a tribute to the great Starman himself.
— Exeter Phoenix (@exeter_phoenix) October 27, 2017
17. Monta Musica NYE Special
WHERE: O2 Academy Newcastle
TELL ME MORE: The North East’s penchant for makina reaches a juicy end-of-year climax here in the company of the legendary DJ Ruboy, supported by the likes of DJ Spoonie and MC TNT.
— Monta Musica (@Official_Monta) December 4, 2017
18. Fiesta Bombarda NYE Carnival
WHERE: Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool
TELL ME MORE: Veteran beatboxer Beardyman tops the bill on a night spread over three individually themed rooms – Subterrania, Aquaria and Nocturnia. The overall theme, though, is carnival..
? NYE LINE UP ?
+ Beardyman, Aba Shanti-I, New York Brass Band, Sinai Sound System ? pic.twitter.com/CL8D0a75Ro
— Fiesta Bombarda (@fiestabombarda) December 6, 2017
19. New Years Eve w/ Ed Solo
WHERE: Antwerp Mansion, Manchester
TELL ME MORE: Set in Antwerp Mansion, join Ed Solo plus special guests for an eclectic night of all things dance.
Very excited to be welcoming Ed Solo back to the Mansion to bring in the New Year. Special guests still to be announced.
20. TRiBE of FRoG
WHERE: The Black Swan, Bristol
TELL ME MORE: A night of psytrance, progressive and techno. They’re telling us to expect an ‘explosion of light, colour and sound’.
21. Shine x NYE x AVA – Denis Sulta
WHERE: Telegraph Building, Belfast
TELL ME MORE: Denis Sulta is joined at the Telegraph Building by DJ Seinfeld and Holly Lester. Advance tickets have sold out, but keep your eyes peeled for resales – or look out for the hard-copy ticket sale on Wednesday, December 13.
?EXTRA NYE EVENT ADDED DUE TO DEMAND?
? NYE,31st Dec 2017
Hardcopy tickets on sale Weds time TBC pic.twitter.com/TfngUkk4hD
— SHINE (@ShineBelfast) December 12, 2017
Words: Alex McSwiggan