We've got you covered for New Year's Eve parties this year in Sri Lanka – mostly Colombo. From hotel dinner dances (Hilton, Waters Edge) to 70's themed parties (Cinnamon Grand), there's quite a few options this year.
Here's our round-up of the NYE events for 2016/2017.
|New Year's Eve at Margarita||Galadari||3000||0112 544 544||Music by Effex DJs|
|New Year's Eve Dinner||Galadari||9000||0112 544 544||5 course sit down dinner. Music by Mignonne, Suraj and the JJ Twins|
|NYE at Zephyr||Zephyr Restaurant and Bar||5000||077 338 6606||Music by DJs Dexter Kane, Shadow Sanctuary, Lo Kee, Muku, Rev and Demo|
|Countdown To 2017||Colombo Courtyard – Cloud Cafe||9000||077 302 0703 / 077 005 0607||Tickets inclusive of gala buffet and Sri Lankan breakfast. Music by TNL Spinoff finalist DJ Tharindu|
|New Year's Eve Party||Cafe Francais||9000||0114502602||5-course dinner and music by DJs Kalana and JC|
|Fantabulous||Hilton Colombo -Grand Ballroom||22,000||0112544657||– International dinner buffet and traditional local breakfast buffet. Music by Infocus, Flame and DJ Pradeep Thomas|
|NYE Odyssey In The Sky||Kingsbury – Sky Lounge||25000||0112421221||Free flow of premium alcohol, variety of sushi, oysters, lobster and other delicacies. Music by DJ Wendell|
|The Balmoral||Kingsbury – The Balmoral||20000||0112421221||Gala dinner buffet and Sri Lankan breakfast. Music by Marians and Doctor|
|Bubbalicious Disco Party||Hilton Colombo – Poolside||9000||0112544657||Gala international buffet for dinner and breakfast. Music by DJs Kapila, Naushad, Bonnie, Missy Flame, Hiranya and Sushan|
|NYE Under The Stars||Galle Face Hotel||12500||
|Music by Tara McDonald. Breakfast included.|
|JC's Beach Blast||Mount Lavinia Hotel – Tropical Hut||11500 (Adults) 7500 (Teens)||0777720171||BYOB – Dinner and Breakfast. Live music by Rumors and DJ Lakshan. Photobooth|
|New Hutmosphere||The Hut||4900 (Gents) 2500 (Ladies)||0772331331||Music by DJ Pierre and Alex. Breakfast included.|
|Platinum and Beatlemania||Cinnamon Grand||To be announced||0773136778||Gala dinner and music by Platinum (The Live ABBA tribute show) and Beatlemania (The ultimate Beatles concert experience)|
|NYE 2017||Taj Samudra, North Lawn||12500||0777785440||Complimentary bottle of champagne, premium vodka and scotch whiskey. Continental and Sri Lankan Breakfast|
|Restaurant With A Dance Floor||Waters Edge||9000||0773587419 / 0112863863||Music by Manilal & Uppkha and the Magic Box mixup|
|NYE Dinner Dance||Chapter One||To be announced||0775040494 / 0112053330||Buffet with complimentary wine. Music by Acroma.|
|NYE 2017||Taphouse by RnR||To be announced||0773773844||
Music by Red King
|Life's A Beach Party||Barracuda||
Rs. 3900 (13-17)
|0770207733||Music by V3 and DJ Dominic, Gala seafood buffet for dinner and breakfast. Free giveaways!
|Moonlight and Magic||Mount Lavinia Hotel||Rs. 19900||0112711711||
Free flowing premium alcohol, live bands and DJs, International selection of cuisine.
|Black and Red Rooftop Party||Best Western Elyon Colombo||Rs. 2500||0768224566||Exclusive deals on local spirits and bottles.|
|Deep Down Under||Buba Beach Seafood Restaurant||Rs. 3000||0777809202 / 0719968951||Live music by Spirited, Guru and Nightsky. Also, music by DJs Datha, Asid Monkey, Mr. A, Ashen, Renaz, Thinal and Choco.|
If you're hoping to head Down South instead, check out our list.