Cityfox Odyssey 2019 at Avant Gardner. Courtesy of @ProloPhoto.
Ring in 2020 at any of these nine dance music concerts happening in New York City on New Year’s Eve. From techno to trance and house to bass music, there are a variety of genres for dancing all night when entering the New Year. Dance your way into 2020 in a Brooklyn warehouse or one of the city’s most popular night clubs.
The Cityfox Odyssey
Sasha & John Digweed at The Brooklyn Mirage July 2019. Courtesy of @ProloPhoto.
Ring in the New Year by dancing for 27 hours at The Cityfox Odyssey. The show will take place at Brooklyn’s Avant Gardner on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, and it will host performances by Âme b2b Dixon, Damian Lazarus, Hot Since 82, Ida Engberg, Jamie Jones, Sasha, John Digweed and more. This year marks the third year of the premier event, and it will boast four stages for music, as well as savory food vendors and specially-built production such as pyrotechnics, lasers and visual projections. Attendees will be allowed re-entry in case they need a disco nap during the marathon event.
Kaskade At Terminal 5
Kaskade. Courtesy of Mark Owens.
Critically-acclaimed producer Kaskade will perform his first ever New York City New Year’s Eve show at Terminal 5. The Made Event sponsored show will boast an open bar for ticket holders who are 21-years-old and up, and the show will also feature unannounced openers for Kaskade’s performance. The producer notes he will play a mix of his classic Kaskade tracks, along with some of his Redux style songs.
Above & Beyond At New York Expo Center
DEG Presents will put on Above & Beyond at New York Expo Center. Courtesy of Eric Cunningham.
Trance legends Above & Beyond will take over the 60,000-square-foot New York Expo Center this New Year’s Eve. Andrew Bayer, Genix and Nox Vaughnhe will open for Above & Beyond that evening in the Bronx venue. The event is presented by Above & Beyond’s label Anjunabeats and New York nightlife impresario DEGPresents.
BangOn!NYC Time + Space
BangOn!NYC Time + Space with Claptone in 2017. Courtesy of Stephen Bondio.
BangOn!’s Time + Space event will bring Claptone, Shiba San, The Golden Pony and more to the Knockdown Center to help celebrate 2020. The event will boast three stages, a silent disco, immersive art installations, an interactive theatre, “cuddle puddle” lounges, climbable art pieces and a game room. The century-old warehouse will also feature celestial aerialists and installations to create a cosmic atmosphere.
Cheat Codes, Brohug, CRANKDAT And More At Webster Hall
WANTAGH, NY – AUGUST 18: DJ KEVI of Cheat Codes performs onstage during Day 1 of Billboard Hot 100 … [+] Festival 2018 at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater on August 18, 2018 in Wantagh, New York. (Photo by Zachary Mazur/WireImage)
Webster Hall has been one of New York’s renowned venues for many years, and it was reopened earlier this year after undergoing construction and new management. Celebrate New Year’s Eve in the legendary venue by dancing all night to Cheat Codes, Brohug, CRANKDAT, Beauz, Jessica Audiffred and Ricky Retro. The show will feature three dance floors and the largest balloon drop in New York City with thousands of balloons falling from the sky once midnight strikes.
The Surrealist Ball At House Of Yes
House of Yes. Courtesy of Kenny Rodriguez.
Sander Kleinenberg will perform all night long at Bushwick’s House of Yes on New Year’s Eve. This will be the second time Sander Kleinenberg has helped bring in the New Year at the eclectic venue. In addition to music, the event will also host live art, AV installations, a body art and beauty bar, a chill out lounge, psychedelic psychics, live illusionists and aerial artistry.
Bob Moses At Schimanski
Schimanski. Courtesy of Schimanski.
Bob Moses, a deep house duo comprised of Tom Howie and Jimmy Vallance, will perform at Brooklyn’s Schimanski venue this New Year’s Eve. The Grammy winning pair will be accompanied by special guest Tolga that evening. The Vancouver-bred and Brooklyn-based duo released their second full-length album, Battle Lines, last year.
Brennen Grey At Quantum
Quantum. Courtesy of Quantum.
Dance to Brennen Grey all night long to celebrate the New Year at Quantum. The venue was recently renamed from Analog to Quantum, and with the new name comes an extensive audio-visual renovation. Their New Year’s Eve show will boast 12 hours of techno with an extended set by Brennen Grey and support from Agent Orange, Adam Braiman, Crossbow, Ky William B2B Ramsey Neville and Saint Velez.
TBA Brooklyn’s New Year’s Eve Masquerade
TBA Brooklyn’s New Year’s Eve Masquerade. Courtesy of Sleepy & Boo.
TBA Brooklyn will host a Masquerade Celebration to celebrate whatever mysteries that 2020 may hold. New York’s Sleepy & Boo will headline the night, and they will be joined by Vidur Grover, Jahaan Shah and the Rithëm crew for late-night after hours vibes until dawn. In addition to drinks, food will also be available at the event.