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2023 New Year’s Eve Events and Parties Tampa FL

Published on Dec 13, 2023 by Brandon Ford

The new year represents a fresh start for many and it is important to send the current year out in style - and there is no shortage of New Year’s Eve fun to be had in the Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater area. Are you looking for fun ways to celebrate the new year? We have got you covered at Brandon Ford with a list of our favorite 2023 New Year’s Eve events and parties in Tampa, FL.

Things To Do for New Year’s Eve 2023 in the Tampa Area

Do you like to hit the town and have a few cocktails at midnight? Do you love to spend time with your kids at a family-friendly party? Do you love thrill rides with a brilliant fireworks display? What about a cocktail party and dancing? No matter how you want to celebrate on New Year’s Eve, you will find some fun and exciting options in the Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater area. If you are still making plans for your New Year’s Eve this year, this quick list of fun favorites may help - just hop in your 2024 Ford Bronco and join in the fun.

New Year’s Eve Cruise

WHEN: Sunday, December 31 by Reservation
WHERE: Yacht StarShip - 603 Channelside Dr. Tampa, FL 33602

A cocktail party in the middle of Tampa Bay complete with champagne, music and fireworks may be the perfect way for you to celebrate the end of the year with family and friends. Make reservations today for the New Year’s Eve Cruise on Yacht StarShip in Tampa and Clearwater. The 2-hour New Year’s Eve Cruise is a true cocktail party with an open bar, a gourmet buffet with carving stations, live DJ’s, a midnight champagne toast, party favors and fireworks at the end of the night.

NYE on the Pier

WHEN: Sunday, December 31 at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Spa Beach Park - 600 2nd Ave. St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Do you live in the St. Petersburg area? Are you looking for a fun party on the waterfront? NYE on the Pier in St. Petersburg promises plenty of fun and excitement this year. This event will include live DJ’s playing your favorite hits, local food trucks, a cash bar and a fireworks display at midnight over the City of St. Petersburg.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at Busch Gardens

WHEN: Sunday, December 31 
WHERE: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay - 10165 N. McKinley Dr. Tampa, FL 33612

Do you and your family love thrill rides and fireworks? The New Year’s Eve Celebration at Busch Gardens will check all the boxes. Your park ticket on New Year’s Eve will provide access to festive activities at the Busch Gardens Christmas Town, all of your favorite roller coasters, New Year’s Eve entertainment and a spectacular fireworks show with a special soundtrack.

ZooTampa New Year Celebration

WHEN: Sunday, December 31 at 9:30 a.m.
WHERE: ZooTampa at Lowry Park - 1101 W. Sligh Ave. Tampa, FL 33604

Are you looking for a New Year’s Eve party that is perfect for younger kids? The ZooTampa New Year Celebration is fun for all ages. This annual celebration will include festive New Year’s Eve foods, a live DJ playing kid-friendly favorites, festive New Year’s Eve attractions and incredible exhibits. Do not miss out on this New Year’s Eve party!

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Are you looking for things to do for New Year’s Eve this year? We may be able to help with a quick list of our favorite 2023 New Year’s Eve events and parties in Tampa, FL created by Brandon Ford. Apply for credit approval today at Brandon Ford and get behind the wheel of a brand-new Ford car, truck or SUV!

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