As the year comes to a close, many places are gearing up for a spectacular celebration to welcome the New Year. Here is a guide to the most exciting New Year's Eve and New Year's Day activities in DuPage. How will you bid farewell to 2023?

Family-Friendly Events

Bubble Bash | DuPage Children's Museum
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Family New Year's Eve | Warrenville Park District
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

New Year's Eve Family Party | Enchanted Castle Entertainment Complex
6 to 10 p.m.

New Year's Eve Fun Deal | Haunted Trails Family Entertainment Center
12 to 9 p.m.

New Years Eve Afternoon Family Fun | WhirlyBall Naperville
12 to 4:30 p.m.

children popping bubbles
Photo Credit: DuPage Children's Museum

Concerts and Music Events

Dinner and Dueling Pianos | Maggiano's Little Italy Oak Brook
8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

New Year's Eve Concert | McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage
Performances at 1:30 p.m., 5 p.m., and 8:30 p.m.

New Year's Eve Dueling Pianos with Felix and Fingers | Hyatt Lodge Oak Brook Chicago
9 p.m. to 12 a.m.

orchestra concert for new year's eve

New Year's Dining and Parties

New Years Eve | Abbington Distinctive Banquets
6 p.m. to 1 a.m.

New Years Eve Bash| DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center Chicago-Downers Grove
6 p.m. to 12 a.m.

New Year's Eve Brunch, New Year's Eve Dinner, and New Year's Day Brunch | Drury Lane Theatre & Events
Eve Brunch and Day Brunch: 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Eve Dinner: 6 p.m. suggested time for theatre attendees; if not attending Cinderella, 9 p.m.

New Year's Eve Menu | Glen Prairie
3 to 8 p.m.

New Years Eve Dinner | Mesón Sabika 
All evening

New Years Eve Evening Party | WhirlyBall Naperville
6 to 10 p.m.

New Year's Day Brunch | The Hampton Social, Burr Ridge
Morning of January 1st, 2024

Still looking for a way to ring in the new year? Whether it's a relaxed dinner or a lively party, DuPage has a variety of options to celebrate the end of 2023. After celebrating the new year, start 2024 off on the right foot with a good night's sleep at your DuPage hotel of choice.