Like everything else in 2020, New Year’s Eve is going to be different.
Although, it’s sort of the same because certain local restaurants and businesses are celebrating any which way they can. Whether it be a fancy dinner, a delicious brunch to get the day started, or some incredible drink specials, there may be something out there that’ll catch your attention.
So, no matter how you decide to welcome in 2021, try to do it locally. Many places are open, but here are a few that are offering something special for the holiday.
1912 Brewing Company
2045 N. Forbes Blvd., Suite 105
The crew is pouring themselves into 2021 and opening up from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.
Socially distanced guidelines will be in play, micheladas will be on the menu, and brunch will be provided by Daniela’s Cooking. You can eat there at the brewery or take it home. Plus, they’re having a noon toast to the new year, so arrive early to get a seat.
For more information, visit 1912 Brewing Company on Facebook.
Bumsted’s at Wonderwall
1003 N. Stone Ave.
Bumsted’s, which is now located at the Best Western, The Royal Sun, have teamed up to keep anyone from driving on New Year’s Eve. Right now, they’ve got some rooms available if you’d like to stay after your dinner or drinks inside Bumsted’s new spot.
For more information, visit Bumsted’s on Facebook.
198 W. Cushing St.
The Coronet is hosting a New Year’s Eve dinner from 5 – 9 p.m., featuring small plates, soups and salads, and specialty cocktails.
For more information, visit coronettucson.com.
2526 E. Grant Rd.
Kiss 2020 goodbye with a five-course prix fixe dinner, paired with wine, and crafted by chef Kenneth Foy from 5 – 8 p.m on New Year’s Eve.
There are two seating times available at 5 p.m. or 8 p.m. with 15 people in each dining room. For reservations, call (520) 382-9255.
For more information, visit Dante’s Fire on Facebook.
Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch Resort
5501 N. Hacienda Del Sol Rd.
Celebrate this New Year’s Eve with a classy dinner from 5 – 9 p.m. at The Grill and Terraza Garden Patio and Lounge.
The chefs have crafted an enhanced menu for the evening and are also giving out a complimentary glass of champagne to each guest with their purchase of an entrée.
For more information, visit Hacienda Del Sol on Facebook.
311 E. Congress St.
The downtown hotel is hosting a New Year’s Eve multi-course dinner for $75 per person or $95 if you’d like wine pairings. Seating times are at 4 p.m., 6 p.m., and 8 p.m..
You can make reservations by calling (520) 798-1618.
For more information, visit hotelcongress.com.
720 W. Silverlake Rd.
Here’s a fun event you can enjoy from the comfort of your room at Hotel McCoy.
Several Arizona musicians will be performing in the parking lots, serenading everyone all throughout the night. Additionally, each room is set up with a complimentary split bottle of bubbly and a few party favors, and bites from Tucson Tamale and other snacks can be delivered to your room.
At midnight, open your hotel room door and join the communal midnight toast.
For more information, visit Hotel McCoy on Facebook.
6453 N. Oracle Rd.
Along with 2021, a special menu is on the horizon as well at The Parish. Their dinner is taking place from 5 – 10 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, which includes a limited menu and tasty cocktails. Reservations are highly recommended, too.
If you’d rather stay home, no problem. You can order for takeout or delivery through DoorDash.
For more information, visit theparishtucson.com.
2500 E. Grant Rd.
This brunch is happening the morning after on New Year’s Day beginning at 9 a.m. Also, don’t forget, Postino’s Happy Hour is until 5 p.m. with $5 pitchers of beer and glasses of wine.
For more information, visit postinowinecafe.com.
4340 N. Campbell Ave., Suite 101
The restaurant is offering cocktails, delicious entrees, and mouthwatering desserts on New Year’s Eve. You can have a good time out on the plaza’s patio or inside — either spot will be a great choice.
For more information, visit reformatucson.com.
The Royal Room
450 N. Sixth Ave.
The downtown bar that loves you — and really means it, too — is celebrating New Year’s Eve with a complimentary champagne toast at 9 p.m. There’s plenty of other incredible cocktails to keep you busy until then.
For more information, visit The Royal Room on Instagram.
Union Public House
4340 N. Campbell Ave., Suite 100
To ring in 2021, Union is offering a multi-course dinner for $79 per person, which includes a champagne toast and dessert for two people.
For more information, visit uniontucson.com.
Westbound at the MSA Annex
267 S. Avenida del Convento
If you’re hoping to say goodbye to 2020 outdoors, here’s the event for you.
The craft beer drinkery is hosting an early New Year’s Eve party (safe and socially distanced) with live music from DJ Carl Hanni from 5 – 7 p.m. and then a tequila toast at 6 p.m. Masks are required so don’t forget to bring one along.
For more information, visit Westbound on Facebook.