Celebrate the New Year in Oregon
Updated: Dec 4, 2022
New Year’s Eve Bonfire on the Snow
Where: Bend, Oregon
Times: December 31, 9:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Wanderlust Tours hosts a late-night snowshoe event for the end of the year. Guests will hike in snowshoes to a snowy amphitheater and will toast the end of the year and the arrival of 2023 with hazelnut espresso vodka in hot chocolate under the starry sky.
New York NYE With the Lincoln Pops
Where: Lincoln City, Oregon
Times: December 31, 7:00 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The Lincoln Pops will host a Big Band style concert for an early “East Coast” New Year's party at the Oregon Coast. The party — which features dancing, live music, food, drink, and a Champagne Toast at 10 p.m. — goes down at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.
Where: Eugene, Oregon
Times: 8:30 p.m.
The Holt Center, Eugene’s largest venue, is hosting a New Year's Eve concert with YouTubers Peter and Evynne Hollens and the Eugene Symphony, along with other guests. The night will include Broadway hits, Strauss waltzes, Disney songs, and George Gershwin’s An American in Paris. After the show is dancing in the lobby and a champagne toast at midnight.
Hotels and Resorts Specials
New Year's Eve at the Hotel Oregon
Where: McMinnville, Oregon
Times: Live music at 7:00 p.m.
McMenamins—Oregon’s massive restaurant, venue, and hotel group—is offering special holiday packages at its hotels for the New Year celebrations. In McMinnville, guests will find live music and parties at the venue, as well as lodging for two, two wine flutes, and “festive surprises.”
New Year's Eve at Ashland Springs
Where: Ashland, Oregon
The stylish boutique hotel in Ashland, Oregon, will offer guest a complimentary bottle of Champagne for the holiday. Downtown Ashland will be covered in lights for the holidays, and Ashland Springs’ restaurant Larks will have a special NYE dinner.
New Year's Eve at Ashland Hills
Where: Ashland, Oregon
The elegant Ashland Hills Hotel will feature a New Year's Eve package on December 31. The package includes an overnight stay for two, two tickets to the late-night party in the Grand Ballroom, champagne toast and late-night bites, complimentary breakfast, and access to all the hotel amenities. It’s a perfect date night New Year's Eve bundle.
Where: Brasada Ranch in Bend, Oregon
Oregon’s premiere ranch and resort, Brasada Ranch is throwing a New Year's Eve party exclusively for guests and ranch members. The event features an adults-only four-course dinner at Range Restaurant and Bar with live music, sparkling wine, and a balloon-drop at midnight. Kids 5 to 12 can enjoy a supervised movie night with snacks and games while their parents are celebrating, making it a perfect evening for families with children.