Celebrate New Year's Eve in style and welcome 2024 in Lake Geneva! 

Dining Experiences

1878 on the Lake

Join Chef Ryne Harwick for a memorable New Year’s Eve celebration and bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new with an exquisite Prix Fixe Dinner Menu crafted exclusively for this special occasion at 1878 on the Lake at Lake Lawn Resort. This extraordinary dining experience promises delectable courses prepared to perfection with breathtaking views of Delavan Lake. Dinner service starts at 4:00 PM and reservations are required. More details here>

Destination Geneva National 

Ring in 2024 in taste at one of three dining experiences with Destination Geneva National

Hunt Club Steakhouse
Monday, December 31  |  4pm to 11pm | Located inside Geneva National’s Main Entrance
Ring in and relish the New Year at the Hunt Club Steakhouse with a celebratory four-course meal, along with a champagne toast!
Reservations: call 262.245.7200 or book online here.

Crafted Italia
Monday, December 31  |  4pm to 1am 
Celebrate with taste in our romantic rustic-chic restaurant with panoramic views and a delectable three-course menu. Live music 9pm to 12:15 featuring Drums & Roses Trio (80’s & 90’s rock).
Note: kitchen open until 10pm, bar until 1am. Reservations: call 262.249.3832 or book online.

Monday, December 31 |  4pm to 1am | $75 per person, prefix menu | Located at the Geneva National Clubhouse
Ring in the New Year at turf. and watch the ball drop on one of five extra large TV's. Savor tempting hickory-tinged aromas, picturesque course views, and saucy menu of salads, smoked-out sandwiches, tangy tacos, and Tex-Mex inspired entrees in this year-round Clubhouse restaurant and bar. Offering to-go meats, meals and sides, including sweet mini cornbread loaves and a decadent custard-based apple pie bread pudding, turf is a smokehouse on fire. Three-course menu 4-9pm, regular menu all-day, and the bar open is until 1am.
Reservations: call 262.245.7042 or book online here.

Lake Geneva School of Cooking

As we ring in 2024, join us for our New Year’s celebration around the world! We are offering two classes on New Year’s Eve (December 31st), celebrating Lake Geneva-style. In addition to a New Year’s toast, guests will enjoy a “hands-on” cooking class, four-course meal, wine tasting, and a night full of good times, good health and good food.

  • Session I: 1 pm to 5 pm 
  • Session II: 7 pm to 11 pm


Dinner at Destination GN

Dinner and a Party

Pier 290

Celebrate New Year's Eve at PIER 290! Whether you're starting your evening with a delicious dinner or ending your evening with live music and a champagne toast, PIER 290 is your place for an excellent New Year's Eve! Join us for an extraordinary evening including: a special menu with items perfect for the holiday, intimate igloo dining, live music 4 – 7pm by D'Lite Duo and 8pm and 12am by Xeno & Joe Trio, Champagne toast at midnight. More details here>


Baker House 1885

Party like it's 1899 at the historic Baker House. Step back in time to a bygone era of the Gay 90's as you bid farewell to 2023 and welcome 2024 in style. Join the hosts for a night of nostalgia and revelry as they transport you to the vibrant 1890's, a time when opulence and merriment knew no bounds! Period attire is encouraged for this unique celebration. Ring in 2024 in true vintage style! Celebrate in style with a VIP Package that includes dinner, or join the celebration later for dancing, drinks, and fun! More details here>


Magpies Den & Pen

Don't want to fight the big crowds on New Years Eve? We have you covered. Come join us for this VIP New Years Eve bash! The evening includes hors d'oeuvres, dinner, dessert, two complimentary drink tickets, a champagne toast and live entertainment. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the event page. More details here>


Fireside Dinner Theater

Head to the Fireside Dinner Theater for the explosive retrospective stage show Shake Baby Shake, a biography of the golden age of Rock & Roll, featuring the hits of the major artists of the 1950's & 60's. Fans of the era will enjoy the sounds and songs that created Rock & Roll including Rhythm & Blues, Country & Western, Rockabilly, Doo Wop, Surf, Soul, and more. Paired with an elegant meal from The Fireside Chefs, there’s no better way to ring in the New Year! More details here>



Parties and Celebrations

Wilmot Mountain

Join us for $5 rentals, night lessons, s'mores on the patio, and glow runs at our Pre-New Year's Light Up The Night celebration, brought to you by Dew After Dark on Saturday, on December 30th! As one of the first locations to offer night skiing, in the 1950s the Tonight Show came out to celebrate this novelty at Wilmot Mountain. As a throwback to those exciting nights filled with fun, music, and a hill flooded with light, enjoy our a fun night where Wilmot can connect to some old traditions and keep true to the Midwest goodbye. Stay tuned for more details and event specifics!

Maxwell Mansion

Yo! If you don’t get tickets to the Totally Rad 80’s Prom New Year’s Eve party at Maxwell Mansion, you will totally freak out!  Like, you won’t want to miss leaving 2023 in 80’s Prom style while trying to figure out who the “airhead” is in the murder mystery game. I kid you not this will be one of the most bodacious parties to ring in 2024. This "rad" party begins at 7:00 PM on December 31st and includes a murder mystery game, arcade contest, prom court costume contest, 80's themed cocktails, photo booth, and more! More details here>

Lookout Bar & Eatery

Ring in the New Year at the Lookout Bar and Eatery at Lake Lawn Resort! Join friends and neighbors for an epic night of Karaoke by Scott Thomas Enterprises. Good vibes and great tunes await you! The fun starts at 10pm on Sunday, December 31st and goes until 1am on January 1st.

Thumbs Up

Come out and celebrate the end of 2023 at Thumbs Up's epic NYE Bash! DJ Hollywood will be playing all of your favorites until 5am! Plus FREE beads, hats, noise makers and champagne toast at midnight! 

Thirsty Parrot

Ring in the New Year at The Thirsty Parrot with Ludy and his Lady! John’s love for the standards seeps from his passionate renditions of songs once covered by legends like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin & Tony Bennett; while infusing his own prowess and style. This is a party you don't want to miss! More details here>


Premier suite room at the Grand Geneva

Overnight Packages and a Party

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa

There are countless ways to kick off the New Year with a bang at the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa! 

Hills + Thrills NYE Celebration at The Forum
Monday, December 31 | 6pm to 10pm | $65/adult and $35/child (12 and under). Price includes tax and service charge.
Embark on an evening of family fun at the Forum Ballroom, where a delightful dinner awaits from 6 pm to 8 pm, followed by a lively party! Enjoy a cash bar, DJ entertainment, and a dance floor that beckons you to show off your best moves. The pinnacle of the night? A Family Balloon Drop at 10 pm that promises colorful surprises.
Notes: Make dinner reservations by calling (262) 249-4788, as advance reservations and pre-payment are your golden tickets. This exclusive extravaganza is reserved for resort guests, so get ready for an unforgettable night of delicious food, joyful dancing, and memorable moments that will have the whole family talking!
Hills + Thrills Overnight Stay Package available - 2-night package includes four ski lift tickets, family dinner and party at The Forum.

Locals and Guests Visiting for the day or evening can enjoy festive meals and celebrations at one of these locations.

Grand Café | 4-10pm | Adults at $85, kids 6-12 at $30, and the little ones (2-5) at $15. Free for the tiny tots under 2 (plus tax and gratuity)
Dinner becomes an adventure! Dive into the NYE Dinner Buffet and savor the joy with a Champagne Toast. 

Geneva ChopHouse | 4-10 pm | $150-per-person (plus tax and gratuity)
Indulge in a 4-Course Dinner and a Champagne Toast, setting the stage for a night to remember. Seating times are currently reserved for overnight guests. Call (262) 249-4788 to make a reservation.

Ristorante Brissago | 4-10 pm | $125 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
Elevate your taste buds with a Dinner featuring a divine 4-Course Menu and a Champagne Toast. Seating times are currently reserved for overnight guests. Call (262) 249-4788 to make a reservation.

Lobby Lounge: From delicious bites to delightful sips, our Full Menu keeps the party going until 1 am. No reservations required.
Evolve Lounge : Fuel your night with the Full Menu, open until 1:30 am. Let DJ Downtown Harrison spin the beats from 8:00 pm-2:00 am, making sure the dance floor stays hot! No reservations required.
Leinenkugel’s Mountain Top Lodge: Ski or spectate with all day F&B service until 10 pm.


The Abbey Resort & Avani Spa

The Abbey offers some great packages to close out the year and ring in 2024 in style with friends, family, and loved ones!

Diner & D'Lite Celebration
Ring in the New Year with a quiet dinner together along with a festive party and live music at the Dinner & D'Lite celebration. Start with a delicious four-course dinner for two in 240 West, then make your way to our Waterfront restaurant for a celebration featuring our house band, D'Lite Duo for an evening of your favorite music. Celebrate the beginning of the New Year with old friends and new with a champagne toast at midnight. Package includes; 

  • Overnight Accommodations
  • Four-course prix fixe dinner menu for two in 240 West
  • Entry for two people to our celebration in Waterfront 9:00pm-2:00am
  • Open Bar 9:00pm-12:00am / Cash Bar 12:00am-2:00am


Abbey Gala Celebration
At their annual New Year's Eve Gala celebration, savor a four-course dinner with a wine pour and open bar, then dance the night away with The Business, a Chicago based horn band that plays your favorite musical styles and genres. As the midnight hour approaches, a champagne toast and balloon drop complete the evening when the clock strikes twelve. The package includes;

  • Overnight Accommodations
  • Two Gala tickets
  • Harbor Ballroom Celebration from 6:30pm - 1:00am
  • Four-course dinner with wine pour
  • Open bar available pre- and post-dinner
  • Big band entertainment - The Business
  • Champagne toast at midnight with balloon drop
  • Party favors


Countdown Carnival Family Party
Celebrate the end of 2023 with the whole family as you enjoy an evening of carnival fun. Bring the family to a night of carnival fun for all ages. Start with a dinner at Waterfront, then enjoy all of the games, dancing, crafts and more that we have lined up for you. From hands-on activities to magic shows to back-to-back movies indoors and out, your night will be full of fun for everyone! The package includes; 

  • One night stay for two adults and two children
  • Admission for four people to NYE Carnival events 5:00pm-12:00am
  • DJ & Dancing from 7:00pm-12:00am
  • Dinner in Waterfront for four
  • Late night snacks
  • Midnight balloon drop
  • Party favors


Lake Lawn Resort

Lake Lawn Resort in Delavan is offering a couple of great celebration packages to help you and your family close out 2023 with a bang!

Adult New Year's Eve Party Package
Ring in the New Year in style with our exclusive Adult Party New Year’s Eve Package at Lake Lawn Resort. Get ready for a night of unforgettable celebrations filled with live entertainment, dazzling decorations, and a champagne toast to welcome the year ahead. Whether you’re looking for a romantic escape or a festive evening with friends, this package promises an exceptional way to start the New Year. Book by December 31st. Package highlights include;

  • Two nights lodging and Party Admission with Live Entertainment: Join the most exciting New Year’s Eve party in the area! 
  • Party Favors and Decorations: Embrace the festive spirit as we provide you with party favors and decorations to create an enchanting ambiance. 
  • Champagne Toast: At the stroke of midnight, raise your glass for a champagne toast to welcome the New Year with elegance and class. It’s the perfect way to kick off 2024 in style.
  • $50 Resort Credit per Night: Make the most of your stay with a $50 resort credit per night. 


Family New Year's Eve Celebration
Start the New Year with family fun and festivities at Lake Lawn Resort at their Family New Year’s Eve Package. This unforgettable package includes a two-night stay, New Year’s Eve Family Buffet from 5:30 PM until 9 PM, admission to the New Year’s Eve Family Party from 9 PM until 1 AM featuring DJ entertainment, and a countdown with sparkling cider (champagne) toast at 10pm and midnight (cash bar available). Book by December 31st. Package highlights include; 

  • Two Nights in Lodges or Lakewood Double Queen: You’ll have plenty of space to relax, unwind, and bond with your family.
  • Family Buffet Dinner: Indulge in a delectable family buffet dinner on New Year’s Eve, featuring a wide array of dishes to satisfy every member of your family’s palate. 
  • Party Admission with DJ Entertainment: It’s a night of fun and laughter for all ages.
  • Cider/Champagne Toast: At the stroke of midnight, toast to the New Year with either sparkling cider for the kids and champagne for the adults.