Do you already know how to spend your New Year's Eve appropriately? If not, then how about an unforgettable New Year's Eve in the wonderful historical city of Dresden! Like every year, the Saxon state capital of Dresden invites you to a unique New Year's Eve, which will stay with you forever!
Enjoy the most spectacular New Year's Eve celebrations in Dresden
If you are already staying in Dresden around December, then check out our Advent tours to catch the atmosphere of Christmas. For New Year's Eve, you can enjoy the impressive fireworks in the middle of the historical Old Town of Dresden and marvel at the greatest sights and monuments, which will be ablaze with colourful light of the fireworks. We have summarized the most unique events, with which you will adequately acknowledge the last night of the year.
New Year's Eve on the Theatre Square
Would you like to spend an unforgettable New Year's Eve together with your tour party in the middle of the Old Town of Dresden without having to be wary of the New Year's Eve fireworks? Well then the open-air event on the Theatre Square is exactly what you need. Together with the other visitors, you are going to enjoy the exciting festival programme with live music, New Year's Eve fireworks and numerous culinary offerings in front of the scenery of the Semper Opera House, the cathedral and the Dresden Zwinger Palace.
New Year's Eve Concert at the Dresden Zwinger Palace
On the 31st of December, the Zwinger Palace in Dresden invites you to a cheerful New Year’s Eve concert with the Dresden Residence Orchestra. Celebrate New Year’s Eve to the lilting sound of waltzes, classical music and to beloved operetta melodies. You will enter and welcome the new year with beautiful classical sounds.
New Year's Eve Organ Concert in the Church of the Holy Cross in Dresden
The Dresden Church of the Holy Cross will be more contemplative on the other hand. Here you can enjoy a quiet New Year’s Eve at the Organ Concert. Experience the impressive sounds in order to get attuned for the new year.
New Year's Eve in “the Realm of Senses” at Castle Wackerbarth in Radebeul
You would like to enter the year stylishly and in the appropriate atmosphere? Then why not enjoy the New Year's Eve celebration with gourmet cuisine in the Wackerbarth Castle in Radebeul. An extraordinary buffet with culinary delights will be served to you in the wine cellar of the Saxon State Wineyard Wackerbarth. Feel free to dance into the new year with hits, samba and rumba. A special dessert buffet awaits you around midnight in the vinothek and cocktails and music will soothe the start into a happy New Year.
Glitz & Glam on the New Year's Eve Cruise
There will be a four-course-menu with adequate drinks and a midnight snack waiting for you on the ship. Clink glasses at the turn of the year and enjoy the amazing view from the water of the old city lighting up with the fireworks. The evening is accompanied by lively music, which will enable you to have a relaxing start to the new year.
With the great variety of events, Dresden is the perfect place to celebrate New Year's Eve. Here you can find our regular city tour offer to Dresden that can easily be adjusted to become a perfect New Year's Eve tour. Should you be interested in any of the suggested venues, we would gladly ask for tickets regarding your group tour. If you would like to spend an unforgettable New Year’s Eve in Dresden, do not hesitate to contact us! We would be happy to help you booking your New Year's Eve tour to Dresden!
Fireworks above Dresden © Krull, DMG
Theatre Square Dresden © Frank Exß, DMG