If it has been that kind of year, or if you are looking for a great escape and a whole new vibe to start the new year you should experience New Year's Eve on the beautiful beaches of St. Pete. Treasure Island Beach, Madiera Beach, Indian Rocks and of course, the always happening Clearwater Beach. They offer the best of New Year's Eve parties on the beach! 

From laid back to lavish, there are some awesome parties on the beach happening so pick the party that's best for you. And as always, flip-flops are never out of fashion when you are partying on the beach. Try out one of the best New Year's Eve parties on the beach for fun from St Pete to Clearwater! 

New Year's Eve on the Water

2018 New Year's Eve Cruise

Cruise in the New Year Celebration aboard the Sir Winston Luxury Ship! This exciting all-inclusive event includes a boarding photo, hors-d'oeuvres, gourmet food stations, carving stations, and desserts. Dinner, drinks, DJ, fireworks, and champagne await you! 

Best Parties on St. Pete Beach 

New Year's Eve Package at Tradewinds Island Resorts 

Toast to a New Year and rock out to live music with Motel Funk and opening band Galbraith Group. Enjoy great food, a full open bar and more!

Come join us for a lively bash at the beach this New Year's Eve at the Don CeSar's oceanside Rowe Bar. Sip cocktails by our oceanfront fire tables or dance the night away on the fireplace patio. 

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360 Rooftop at The Hotel Zamora

The best view of the fireworks from three different views will be from the rooftop bar. It's a perfect way to celebrate the New Year on the fly. There is no cover to hang on the bar, featuring live music and dancing. You can order from the bar or enjoy a cocktail, or both! If you want a fine dining experience on New Year's Eve, make a reservation at Castille and head to 360 Rooftop after. For a real treat, book a room at this Spanish inspired Mediterranean hotel. 

Join us for New Year's Eve, as we ring in 2018 in Bad Prom style! Ladies get out those old dresses and men dig out those cummerbunds. This will be a night to remember! Mastry's Brewing Company for new beers, music, and food! 

Best Parties on Clearwater Beach 

The biggest New Year's Eve Party on the Gulf of Mexico! Great view of the Clearwater Beach fireworks at midnight. There will be live music, DJ's, venues to party at and a 20 foot LED screen to watch the festivities.

The Monkey Bar - Clearwater’s Premier Rock N Roll Club. Live bands every Friday and Saturday. Come out and support local talent!

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Goodbye 2017, hello 2018! Jimmy's Crows Nest is a 10th-floor rooftop bar atop the Pier House 60 Marina Hotel and provides the best panoramic views of Clearwater Beach and the Gulf of Mexico. The party starts at 7 p.m. and there are complimentary champagne and party favors. Music by DJ L Mo. 

Join us for NYE! No cover charge! Reserve your table today! The Edison's will ring in the new year with party favors and a special menu. Free champagne toast at midnight! 

There are the best New Year's Eve parties around, from St. Pete Beach to Clearwater. There is something for everyone from laid back to lavish! Grab your besties and head out to one of these places to ring in the new year right! 
No matter what venue you hit, please party responsibly. Don't drink and drive. Call Tow To Go if you need a vehicle tow and safe ride home. 
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