At a loss for what to do this New Year's Eve? Check out the list below for the fun happenings around town.
Baltimore's New Year's Eve Spectacular
9:00pm – 12:30am
Join the official countdown to midnight with music, fireworks and fun. The choreographed show starts at the stroke of midnight. Best views are from Federal Hill, right at the inner harbor and along the promenade in Locust Point, Canton, Harbor East and Fell's Point.
10:00am – 2:00pm
Maryland Science Center
Do you have little ones with earlier bedtime? Check out a fun, kid-friendly ball drop at Midnight Noon at the Maryland Science Center. There will be crafts from 10am – 2pm such as making party hats, noise makers and glittery snow globes. Kid's band, Milkshake, will entertain on stage at 11:30am and Blue Sky Puppet Theatre will perform at 10:30am and 1:00pm.
Noontime New Year – Royal Masquerade
9:30am – 5:00pm
Port Discovery is hosting it's annual Royal Masquerade celebrating Kings, Queens, Knights and Jokers with a multitude of shows, dances, games, and crafts. You can dress up in your favorite costume, then join in the noon countdown with a juice and cookie toast.
Annual New Year's Eve Deck Party
10:00pm – 1:00am
Get the most unique view in town as you watch the Inner Harbor fireworks show from the decks of the USS Constellation. The menu provides appetizers and desserts served with local ale, wine, mulled cider and coffee.
Big Night Baltimore Gala
9:00pm – 2:00am
Sheraton Baltimore City Center
Ring in the New Year with over 2,000 people at the Sheraton City Center with DJ's buffets, open bars and nine party zones.
9:00pm – 1:00am
Power Plant Live
Float between all nine Power Plant venues with access to a top shelf open bar, gourmet food, DJ's, and laser shows. It will rain confetti as you watch the Times Square Ball Drop on two 20' LED screens.
Charm City Countdown 2014
9:00pm – 2:00am
Lord Baltimore Hotel
The classiest New Year’s Eve ticket goes to the Charm City Countdown with a “Great Gatsby” theme encouraging 20s attire to start 2014 off with a bang. Featuring premium open bars all night plus a full dinner buffet, this party has something to impress everyone. There will be a Mini Theater Comedy show, roaring 20s in the lobby with a live band, a chill lounge with live acoustic acts, casino, cash money wheel and more. The 19th floor is reserved for VIP access and is worth the extra buck to enjoy the rooftop cigar lounge, exclusive entertainment, upgraded dinner menu and ultra-premium bar.
9:00pm – 1:30am
Celebrate the New Year atop one of the most beautiful buildings in Baltimore, located in the Mount Vernon district. Ride up the old world gold elevator and step out in a room of glitz and glam. Enjoy and prix-fixe menu, live music and champagne.
New Year's Cruises
8:30pm – 1:00am
Black- Eyed Susan
Enjoy an elegant dockside cocktail reception from 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm, followed by a buffet dinner.
The Black-Eyed Susan offers a panoramic view of the midnight fireworks display from our heated and glass enclosed observation deck. Dance to the sounds of a 1st class professional Disc Jockey.
9:00pm – 1:00am
Enjoy Front-Row Fireworks, Baltimore's Ultimate New Years Eve on Spirit! Ring in the New Year with a blast and a splash aboard warm and cozy interior decks.