So you can bet that when New Year's Eve in Nashville rolls around to ring in 2014 that you will find a ton of musicians lined-up to perform at any number of the Nashville New Year's Eve Parties. A list of Nashville New Years Eve parties, concerts, and galas that are ringing in 2014 this year.
Last Updated: 12/1/2013
- New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway
Ring in the new year and rock out the old with thousands of your closest friends and Hank Williams, Jr at Nashville’s New Year’s Eve party on Lower Broadway. The evening will also feature performances by Nashville-based Brett Eldredge and Blackberry Smoke. Bring your party hats and count down to the "musical note" drop at midnight. This is a FREE downtown street party.
- Bridgestone Arena New Year's Eve Concert
The Bridgestone Arena this year will be featuring a New Year's Eve Concert from Bassnectar, one of the most popular and influential figures in California's electronic music community. He known for his eclecticism, embracing elements of extreme bass, dubstep, breakbeat, and other IDM styles, as well as shifting tempos, contrasting moods, and dynamics that go from gentle to bruising and back during the course of a set. Bassnectar is taking it to the next level by introducing a whole new stage setup for the special night.
- Marathon Music Works New Year's Eve Concert
Marathon Music Works will be hosting Moon Taxi. Moon Taxi evokes the musical revolution of the sixties and seventies and ignites an eclectic sound with unique melodies and energetic shows. The band has already formed a loyal fan base across the Southeast, selling out clubs and creating a strong grassroots following.
- Historic Franklin Theatre New Year's Eve
The Franklin Theatre will ring-out the old year and welcome the new with a distinctive evening and rare middle Tennessee appearance by the one and only Glenn Miller Orchestra.
- Ryman New Year's Eve
The Old Crow Medicine Show offers one of the greatest performances to be seen in town and it normally sells out early every year!!
- Zanies New Year's Eve Party
The loveable Southern comic, Fortune Feimster will be performing at Zanies this year, Most recently Fortune opened for Chelsea at Caesar’s Palace in Windsor and she performed in front of 15,000 people as part of Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchord’s “Oddball Fest.” Her standup was also featured on HBO Canada’s “Funny As Hell” and she’ll be appearing in an upcoming episode of Comedy Central’s storytelling show “This Is Not Happening.” She can currently be seen in the Jim Belushi movie, “The Secret Lives of Dorks,” which was recently released in theaters.
- Exit/In New Year's Eve Party
Exit/In will be ringing in the new year with Diarrhea Planet & The Protomen along with Ri¢hie & No Regrets Coyote. Diarrhea Planet kicks off their music with 4 screaming guitars, one jungle-stompin bass, one power rock drumset, and 6 best friends doing what they love as loud as they possibly can.
The Protomen's live show is a rock opera from the future about the good, the evil and the in-between. Perhaps they are best understood as original cast recordings of the songs from their hit musical.
- Mercy Lounge & Cannery Ballroom New Year's Eve
My So-Called Band's Ultimate 90s New Year's Eve - My So-Called Band returns for another NYE at the Cannery as well as local favorite, The Wild Feathers will be headlining with special guests, Buffalo Clover at Mercy Lounge.
- Wildhorse Saloon New Year's Eve Bash
The New Year's Eve party at Wildhorse Saloon this year includes a concert from with Holland Marie, Mark Chapman Band and more
- 3rd & Lindsley New Year's Eve
Local favorite Guilty Pleasures will be headlining at 3rd & Lindsley this year.
- Bluebird Cafe New Year's Eve Party
Get ready to ring in the New Year Bluebird Café style! This year’s New Year’s Eve Show(s) will feature recent Nashville Songwriters’ Hall Of Fame inductees Thom Schuyler and Tony Arata, hit writer Fred Knobloch and award winning instrumentalist Jelly Roll Johnson.
A few more local clubs and venues on the local music scene that normally host NYE Parties include:
The Basement | B.B. King's | Big Bang Bar | Bourbon Street Blues and Boogie Bar | Cabana | Copper Kettle | Coyotes | Dan McGuinness Irish Pub | The End | Exit/In | The 5 Spot | General Jackson Showboat | Hard Rock Cafe | Limelight | Margaritaville | Nashville Center Stage | Puckett's | Red Rooster | Rocketown | The Rutledge | Station Inn | Tootsies Orchid Lounge | Whiskey Bent Saloon
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Or a Safe Ride home?
Call AAA’s “Tow to Go” during the Holiday Season at 1-800-AAA-HELP.
This AAA program runs throughout the holiday season and gives adults, who choose to drink alcoholic beverages, a free ride home as well as a free tow of their vehicle too.
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