What to Expect for New Year’s Eve at Fremont Street Experience

You won’t find another New Year’s Eve bash in Las Vegas quite like America’s Party Downtown presented by iHeart Media Las Vegas.

Our annual New Year’s Eve celebration will usher in 2020 with live music across four stages, the official unveiling of our newly upgraded Viva Vision screen, and a special appearance by Mayor Carolyn Goodman and her husband, former Las Vegas mayor Oscar Goodman.

Reserve your spot at our epic New Year’s Eve party today. (The price jumps $10 on Dec. 23). Get tickets now!

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Here’s what you can expect at our New Year’s Eve bash on Dec. 31, 2019, the official City of Las Vegas New Year’s Eve party.

Live Entertainment

Our NYE party features four stages along Fremont Street, 11 bands and flashy onstage pyrotechnic displays. Even after ringing in 2020, America’s Party Downtown will keep you dancing the night away!

There will be a midnight countdown at each stage followed by a two-minute pyrotechnic display.

Check out the full performance schedule below.

Main Street Stage (Near Golden Gate)

  • 12pm – 5pm – Dancing DJ
  • 6pm – 8pm – Clockwork
  • 8pm – 11pm – Crush
  • 11pm – 3am – Spandex Nation
Spandex Nation
Spandex Nation is the ultimate ’80s hair and metal tribute band.

1st Street Stage (Near Binion’s and Golden Nugget)

  • 12pm – 2pm – Dancing DJ
  • 2pm – 5pm – Empire Records
  • 6pm – 8pm – Dez Hoston Band
  • 8pm – 10pm – ‘80s Station
  • 10pm – 1am – Alter Ego
'80s Station
We love ’80s Station ALMOST AS MUCH AS THE ACTUAL ’80s.

3rd Street Stage (Near The D, Four Queens and Fremont)

  • 12pm – 2pm – Dancing DJ
  • 2pm – 5pm – Blue String Theory
  • 6pm – 8pm – Rock Steady
  • 7pm – 11pm – Tony Marquez
  • 11pm – 2am – Zowie Bowie
Zowie Bowie rings in the new year on our 3rd Street stage.

Casino Center Stage (Intersection of Golden Nugget, Binion’s, Fremont and Four Queens)

6pm – 2am – Dancing DJ

Our NYE party is the best value in town.

Official Debut of Our Upgraded Viva Vision Screen

If you haven’t experienced the spectacle that is the Viva Vision light show, you’re in for a treat this New Year’s Eve. A $32 million upgrade was recently completed on Viva Vision, and we will be debuting the newly enhanced screen in all its glory at our NYE bash!

With crystal-clear details and breathtaking colors and graphics, there’s no better way to ring in the year than under the dazzling new Viva Vision canopy.

Four times the resolution? Yes, please.

Here’s another look at our shiny, new Viva Vision screen.

Mind, meet blown.

To celebrate this New Year’s Eve, we’re showing a special “Year in Review” show, in addition to all the Viva Vision favorites featuring The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Tiesto and more.

Experience Viva Vision

We’re also broadcasting the live Times Square ball drop from New York on the Viva Vision screen, so you’ll get two countdown celebrations in one night.

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Fly Into 2019 On the Slotzilla Zip Line

What better way to ring in the new year than flying superhero-style over the glittering Fremont Street crowd?

Slotzilla is the ultimate zip line experience with epic views of Fremont Street and the downtown Las Vegas casinos.

Take off from the world’s largest slot machine either sitting or prone, like a superhero.

Flight times are limited and SlotZilla tickets are sure to sell out, so grab them while you can.

Slotzilla Zipline Riders on NYE
SLOTZILLA IS THE MOST POPULAR ZIPLINE IN THE WORLD.

Make sure you purchase your tickets to America’s Party Downtown at Fremont Street Experience to get your chance to fly on Slotzilla zip line this NYE!

Exclusive Countdown with Mayor Carolyn Goodman

You’re invited to the official City of Las Vegas New Year’s Eve celebration!

There’s nothing more Las Vegas than the Goodmans. Mayor Carolyn Goodman is currently serving her third term, following her husband’s three terms as mayor of Las Vegas. Their love for the city is deep-rooted, and they certainly never miss an opportunity to show it off in style.

Both Mayor Carolyn Goodman and Oscar Goodman will be joining our New Year’s Eve festivities as they do every year. It’s not a real Sin City party until Oscar Goodman has a martini in hand, so get those cameras ready to capture these Las Vegas icons in action!

Goodmans
Mayor Carolyn Goodman, FSE President Patrick Hughes, Oscar Goodman and a showgirl cheer the new year.

Bar Hopping at Its Best

With the streets closed to pedestrian traffic and only New Year’s Eve party-goers filling downtown Las Vegas for America’s Party, this is the perfect time to check out the awesome bars and casinos lining Fremont Street. With so many of the bars and restaurants offering NYE drink specials and deals, you won’t have to empty your pockets to have a great time.

Some spots you don’t want to miss include:

D Bar at The D. Yard-sized slushy drinks and flair bartenders.

Chicago Brewing Co. at Four Queens. Award-winning handcrafted microbrews.

The Filament Bar at The Fremont. “Where drinking is always a bright idea.”

Troy Liquor Bar at the Golden Nugget. The only nightclub at Fremont Street Experience.

Cowgirl Up Cantina at Binion’s. Saddle up with your favorite cocktail as you watch people fly on SlotZilla.

Holo Holo Hawaiian Bar at The Cal. Serving up the spirit of Aloha with Hawaiian-themed cocktails.

OneBar at Golden Gate. Enjoy a variety of frozen drinks, beautiful dancing bartenders and a world-famous flair bartending team.

Triple 7 Restaurant and Microbrewery at Main Street Station. Award-winning microbrews on tap.

Parking in Downtown Las Vegas on New Year’s Eve

Downtown Las Vegas will be crowded on New Year’s Eve, so plan on arriving early.

One of the most convenient parking options downtown on New Year’s Eve is the Fremont Street Experience parking garage. The entrance is on 4th Street, off Carson. On New Year’s Eve, there will be a flat fee of $20 starting at noon. Learn more.

What You Need to Know

With so much action happening on New Year’s Eve, you’ll want to be prepared before you head to America’s Party Downtown this year. Here are a few things to keep in mind:

  • The New Year’s Eve bash is an adults-only event. You must be 21 or older to attend.
  • You must purchase a ticket to access America’s Party Downtown. Click here to get tickets.
  • Fremont Street Experience will close at 5:00 p.m. on December 31 for a security sweep. Gates to the party open at 6:00 p.m.
  • Yes, Las Vegas is a desert, but it does get cold. Wear something warm and comfortable so you can fully enjoy this epic outdoor party!

Read more frequently asked questions about NYE at Fremont Street Experience.

If you’re heading to Las Vegas this New Year’s Eve, join us for the ultimate celebration to ring in 2020, America’s Party Downtown at Fremont Street Experience. Don’t forget to get your tickets early and save!

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