It’s that time of year again: the end, that is. And that means it’s time to start planning your New Year’s Eve celebrations. An evening full of fun and festivities spent with your friends and loved ones will have you ringing in 2017 on the right note.
But before you get carried away with the planning, don’t forget about the most important thing: how you’re getting there. New Year’s Eve is a dangerous time to be on the road, and no one wants the responsibility of being designated driver on a night that’s all about enjoying yourself with an adult beverage or two.
You can count of Signature Transportation to get you around safely, stylishly, and comfortably this New Year’s Eve. We have the vehicles, the chauffeurs, and the attention to detail to make your evening perfect.
With transportation squared away, it’s time to find the best Nashville New Year’s parties and celebrations. To help you decide, we’re sharing a few of our favorite picks to say goodbye to 2016.
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park
600 James Robertson Parkway, Nashville, TN 37243
Event begins at 6:15 p.m.
This is Music City after all, so you can expect Nashville’s official New Year’s Eve celebration to deliver. Countdown to the midnight Music Note Drop® and fireworks, and rock out to an incredible lineup. Country star Keith Urban is headlining this year’s festivities. Styx, A Thousand Horses, Moon Taxi, Charlie Worsham, and the Fisk Jubilee Singers are also slated to perform.It’s an all ages event, but you must be at least 21 to purchase alcoholic beverages. There will also be food trucks on site. Best of all, it’s free.
101 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37201
Event begins at 6 p.m.
Acme’s New Year’s Eve party puts you in the heart of Broadway with the perfect vantage point for the midnight fireworks. Experience two floors of champagne, music, and dancing. As if you needed another reason to go, there will also be a photobooth with a backdrop that changes hourly. General admission is $30.
The Sutler Saloon
2600 Franklin Pike #109, Nashville, TN 37204
Event begins at 8 p.m.
At The Sutler, admission grants you access to an open buffet and bar all night long, plus a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Upstairs in the Saloon, guests can get down to live music courtesy of Johnny & The Loveseats. Downstairs, dance to live music by The Sutler String Band. There will also be a DJ. Tickets range in price and the event will likely sell out, so get your tickets now.
W.O. Smith Music School
1125 8th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203
Event begins at 9 p.m.
Ignite the night at The Fire Ball! Now in its second year, this NYE event promises to be bigger and better. The all-inclusive celebration includes live music from Stretta Band and DJ AyDamn, hors d’oeuvres, a top shelf open bar, and a midnight breakfast buffet with fixings provided by Party Fowl. All proceeds from this 21 and up event benefit the W.O. Smith Community Music School and The Phoenix Club. Tickets are $150 each.
Transportation for Your Nashville New Year’s
At Signature, we hope you’ll opt for the safest (not to mention the most stylish) method of transportation for your Nashville New Year’s: chauffeured car service. You’ll be able to enjoy yourself to the fullest, and you won’t have to worry about paying a ridiculous surcharge on a rideshare app. We have the vehicles, chauffeurs, and customer service team to help make your night everything it should be.
Contact Signature today for information about our rates, vehicles, and availability. Cheers to the best New Year’s celebration ever!
*Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in December 2015. However, it has since been updated to reflect the most accurate information.