To locals and visitors, Port Canaveral is known to host memorable bashes to celebrate New Year’s Eve, so why would this year be any different? Enjoy champagne toasts, a $1,500 balloon drop and authentic cajun food in one of Brevard County’s hottest nightlife spots.
Baja Chowder & Seafood
626 Glen Cheek Dr, Port Canaveral
Celebrate the positives of 2016 and look forward to 2017 at Baja Chowder & Seafood. The cajun seafood joint will serve Hoppin’ John, a New Year’s classic complete with black-eyed peas. Legend has it that the monochromatic beans are good luck charms, which some of us probably need heading into the new year. Dance the night away with live music from Fundecided, enjoy a champagne toast at midnight, party favors and hats. Spots are filling up fast, call for reservations: 321-799-1616.
Demun Jones at Milliken’s Reef
683 Dave Nisbet Dr, Cape Canaveral
Among the many options in Port Canaveral this New Year’s Eve, Milliken’s Reef will host a free show that’s open to all ages. Aside from his 10-year stint with popular rap/rock band Rehab, Demun Jones has released 3 albums as a solo artist pulling inspiration from growing up in Jones County, Georgia. Don’t miss the spectacular balloon drop at midnight.
Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill
Admission: $10 in advance, $15 at the door
610 Glen Cheek Dr., Cape Canaveral
Everyone’s favorite New Year’s Eve bash is back and better than ever! Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill always hosts an epic NYE party that the locals love. Test your luck with the $1,500 balloon drop filled with cash, gift cards and more! Not to mention, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight.