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New Year’s Eve Nightlife + Events in Downtown DSM

NYE 2024 in Downtown DSM

December 12, 2023

Whether you’re looking for a New Year’s event to celebrate the end of 2023 and ring in 2024 or want to find a party at one of Downtown Des Moines’ (DSM’s) hotels or nightlife venues, we’re here to help! Celebrate with loved ones this New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day with our favorite downtown businesses. There are plenty of places to watch the ball drop or simply spend time with family and friends in anticipation of Midnight.

Downtown Des Moines Bars + Restaurants to Visit for New Year’s

Check out these New Year’s Eve parties taking place at your favorite eateries and nightlife locations in Downtown DSM.

Downtown Des Moines New Year's Eve Events

New Year’s Eve Hotel Packages in Downtown Des Moines

  • NYE at Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton — Features cocktail attire for a night of dining and cocktails from Proudfoot and Bird, entrance to In Confidence from 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 31 until 1:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 1, a champagne toast at midnight and a night stay at Hotel Fort Des Moines and breakfast from Hobnob Coffee and Wine Bar
  • NYE Events at Surety Hotel — Features a NYE Dinner at Mulberry Street Tavern, New Year’s Lounge with NOLA Jazz at Surety Hotel, both on Sunday, Dec. 31 and a New Year’s Brunch at Mulberry Street Tavern on Monday, Jan. 1

Has your Downtown DSM business planned a NYE event not listed above? Drop us an email and we’ll add it to this post!

Downtown Des Moines (DSM) is a growing, vibrant community that offers the energy, sophistication, housing and attractions of a burgeoning city with a brilliant future. It’s also easy to visit with plentiful and affordable street and ramp parking options. Find event information and follow @downtownDSMUSA on Facebook and Instagram for other news, tips and events happening downtown.

There are so many fun events specific to Downtown DSM. Attend annual events like the Downtown Des Moines Farmers’ Market, DSM Book Festival, World Food & Music Festival and Holiday Promenade or find live music happening each week through the “Live Music This Week in DSM” blog series.

Greater Des Moines Partnership

DSM USA is the regional identifier for Greater Des Moines (DSM). DSM USA is a bold statement to the world: This is a welcoming, diverse and vibrant community with affordable and accessible amenities for residents and businesses. This regional identifier is the result of significant quantitative and qualitative research. The Partnership will champion the DSM USA message, and encourages its Investors, its more than 6,500 Regional Business Members and DSM USA Ambassadors to help share the region's story with One Voice.