The best places to welcome the New Year in style!

Publication date: 30/12/2022
It's nearly time to ring in the New Year and the Principality is packed with great places to celebrate in style, whether with family, friends, or just the two of you!

A huge street party in an icebound decor in the heart of the Principality awaits visitors who opt to celebrate New Year at the Christmas Village at Port Hercule. The festivities will kick off with a concert by the band Benty Brothers Music, with fireworks on the stroke of midnight, in a magnificent setting inspired by the Arctic archipelago of Spitsbergen, a tribute to the explorations undertaken by Princes Albert I and Albert II. To ensure the evening is truly unforgettable, skate between decorated icebergs and superyachts until 1 am at the Roller Station.

At the Théâtre des Muses, the New Year celebrations will be a cultural affair with musical cabaret "Les Vilaines", a homage to the grand Parisian shows and their backstage goings-on. There will be two performances, at 8 pm and 10.15 pm. At the end of the performance, spectators will be treated to a free glass of champagne as the clock strikes midnight!

To welcome 2023 in fitting style, music-lovers will want to head to the Sporting Monte-Carlo for an unforgettable night's entertainment at the the Salle des Etoiles, courtesy of Queen Machine Symphonic with their unique tribute to the legendary British rock band. 

The Fairmont Monte-Carlo will be putting on a spectacular dinner show, featuring extraordinary artistic performances combined with gastronomical excellence, the perfect cocktail for a memorable New Year's Eve with magic and music all night long!

A mere stone's throw away, the Métropole Monte-Carlo will be the favoured New Year's destination for gastronomes. Chef Christophe Cussac has concocted a festive menu representing the very best of French cuisine for a special cabaret-themed evening. With a mix of magical spectacle, sensuality, and feather boas galore, the hotel will recreate the incredible festive atmosphere of Belle Epoque high-society parties.

Overlooking the Mediterranean, the Méridien Beach Plaza will combine the finest dining and the grandest entertainment for a truly exceptional and enchanting New Year's Eve experience.

At the Columbus Monte-Carlo, opposite the Princess Grace Rose Garden, the restaurant Tavolo serves the best of Mediterranean gastronomy made with the finest fresh, seasonal produce. Creative cuisine, a festive menu, and a relaxed and elegant atmosphere!

For the ultimate dining experience, bid farewell to 2022 at one of the world's most exclusive restaurants with Alain Ducasse at the Louis XV. Treat your tastebuds to the very finest gastronomy at this outstanding venue on Place du Casino, which boasts no fewer than three coveted Michelin stars.

Finally, there is no shortage of places for night owls to party into the small hours! Starting with Jimmy’z Monte-Carlo, the temple of clubbing, which will be opening exceptionally for three memorable nights on 29, 30, and 31 December. At the Sass Café on Avenue Princesse Grace, and the MK at Port Hercule, you can dance the night away Monegasque style, while the Grimaldi Forum Monaco will be hosting the German DJ &ME for a special night of dance and deep house, mixing fashion, art and music!

Photo credits: Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer / Jean-Michel Sordello / DR/ Méridien Beach Plaza