Prague New Year's Eve Planner 2017-18 » 31st December 2017
Our New Year's Eve Planner is the city's main guide to the festivities. From party boats and jazz cruises to clubs and romantic restaurants, it features the best entertainment in Prague. Click the price against any venue to see what's included - more info
|Description: Cruise through the beautiful city of Prague and enjoy a night of good food, a DJ playing party tunes with dancing, and top deck views of the fireworks.|
|Description: Cruise through the beautiful city of Prague and enjoy a night of good food, a first class Jazz band with dancing, and top deck views of the fireworks.|
|Description: An unrivalled dining experience. The A La Carte Cruise includes delightful food, waiter service, drinks, live piano and the warm ambience of Prague by night.|
|Description: Exhilarating early aviation themed club where hostesses wear Pan Am uniforms. Party includes food, dancers shows, flair bartender fire shows, a live band, and a DJ playing rock, pop & dance until 6am. 3 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Hawaiian/Polynesian party at this lively Old Town club. Choose a gourmet buffet in the Bar/Club or waiter service in the Café. Includes Venetian masks, dancers shows, and a DJ playing party tunes until 5am. 3 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Smart, cool venue throws a party. Includes food, a saxophonist, flair bartender show, and DJs spinning the tunes through to 6am. 3 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Stylish restaurant on Wenceslas Square plays upbeat tunes. Uniquely for the planner, there are two sittings. Choose 1st Sitting for an early dinner, 2nd Sitting for dinner and to party into the New Year. 10 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Party in a palace and heated marquee by the river. Includes a gourmet buffet dinner, free roulette, and a DJ playing party music with video projection and dancing. Watch the fireworks from outside the restaurant.|
|Description: Party at the Marriott Hotel in the Old Town. Includes a gourmet buffet dinner plus a live band, DJ, podium dancers and dance shows. 5 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Train themed restaurant on Wenceslas Square, serving food and drinks at standard prices on New Year's Eve. 10 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Family run pizza and pasta restaurant located between the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square, Corto is serving an à la carte menu. 2 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: The finest Indian food in Prague, Indian Jewel is serving an à la carte menu on New Year's Eve. 2 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Friendly Czech restaurant in a charming setting 5 minutes walk from Charles Bridge. Offers a 5 course menu and a festive atmosphere. Firework display in front of the restaurant.|
|Description: Traditional Czech beerhall restaurant offers a night of hearty Czech cuisine and live traditional Czech music and cabaret. Price varies depending on where you sit. Open until 5am. 3 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Traditional Czech restaurant with a contemporary feel. Choose a table either in the lively Cellar Restaurant with a wide screen projection of concerts from around the world OR in the quieter Ground Floor Restaurant. 3 minutes walk to watch the fireworks|
|Description: Czech brewery style restaurant set over several levels. A disco is in one area, with music fed throughout the restaurant. An accordionist moves around the whole restaurant. 5-10 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Traditional European style beer hall night at Prague's largest historic tavern.
Seating is on long tables, with a live band and accordionist to entertain, plus cancan dancers. 10-15 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Fine dining in a medieval restaurant on the Old Town Square. Live jazz and blues before midnight, a disco after midnight. Watch fireworks right outside on the Old Town Square.|
|Description: Prague's premier beer hall restaurant, where a lively atmosphere is guaranteed. This magnificent Art Nouveau building hosts an all-inclusive night of superb food, unlimited drinks and live traditional music. 5 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: In terms of traditional Czech hospitality, this event is simply unbeatable. An all-inclusive night with hotel pick up, dinner, drinks, and an entertainment programme of authentic folk music, song and dance. Fireworks display in the manor house grounds.|
|Description: Quiet & refined. U Maliru offers fine dining in a historic restaurant set on a small square close to Charles Bridge. 3 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Elegant Café Mozart overlooks the Old Town Square. This fine 'old world' establishment presents a fun evening of music, magic and a gourmet buffet dinner. Watch the fireworks from the restaurant's large windows.|
|Description: Spectacular hillside setting overlooking Prague, in a heated glass conservatory restaurant. A fine menu is served, with drinks included, and lively pianists to entertain. Watch fireworks over the whole city from inside and outside the restaurant.|
|Description: The finest medieval show in Prague includes an 'All you can Eat' and drink menu. Entertainment spans the whole evening, with swordsmen, jugglers, beautiful dancers, musicians and a fortune-teller. 2 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Quiet & refined. Fine dining and exquisite wines in a quiet, charming part of the Old Town. Choose to dine with or without wines selected to compliment each dish. 5 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: Riverside restaurant with a choice of two areas: The Lounge has a gourmet buffet, live band and dancing. The Main Restaurant has waiter service and background music. After midnight, party until 3am. Watch fireworks from the riverside terrace.|
|Description: Elegant & refined. Travel back in time to experience early 20th century finesse in one of Europe's finest Art Nouveau buildings. Choose to dine with or without wines selected to compliment each dish. 5 minutes walk to watch the fireworks.|
|Description: A sumptuous gala dinner with unlimited drinks, plus a jazz & swing band and dancing. At midnight, watch the fireworks from the rooftop terrace.|
|Description: Quiet & refined. Fine dining at a premier Prague restaurant by the river. Choose to dine with or without wines selected to compliment each dish. Watch the midnight fireworks from inside the restaurant and outside on the terrace.|
|Description: All-inclusive New Year's Eve extravaganza of fine dining, exquisite wines & unlimited drinks (open bar) at this premier restaurant by the river. Live band entertains, followed by a disco through to 3am. Watch the fireworks from the riverside terrace.|
|Description: Choose to be seated at a 'Quiet & Romantic' table on the Riverside Terrace OR dine with music from a DJ in the Main Restaurant. Watch the midnight fireworks from inside the restaurant or outside on the terrace by the river and Charles Bridge.|
Bars: Most bars sell tickets for New Year's Eve, and usually you need to visit in person to buy them. Some basic Czech pubs are open to casual trade. You can also buy beer on the streets. If you wish to pub crawl and see where it leads, make sure you head for the Old Town Square or Charles Bridge at midnight to watch the fireworks.Clubs: All clubs sell tickets for New Year's Eve. Some hold private parties, some are open to the general public. Usually you need to visit in person to buy tickets, so you will need to check out what is available when you get to Prague.However, you can buy tickets now: Prague Experience has tickets for sale right now for the Party Boat and for some of the best bars, clubs and restaurants that are throwing parties. The venues will be decorated for a New Year's Eve party, there will be DJs and/or live bands, and dance floors. Most include food in the ticket price - see the sections above 'clubs & parties'.
There are classical concerts at the finest concert halls and churches in Prague, ranging from a spectacular concert by the Prague Philharmonic at Municipal House, to an 'Old Prague' concert at the Klementinum.
Theatre shows in Prague are highly visual, so will appeal to adults and children of all nationalities. Early evening shows are staged at black light theatres and at the New Stage Theatre.
Description: Prague's premiere New Year's Eve Gala at the Estates Theatre, a sumptuous evening of opera and fine dining, followed by dancing to a swing orchestra on the theatre's stage all the way through to 3am.
|We have rooms available at good city centre hotels over New Year's Eve.|
Read about the hotels below, then click 'make an enquiry' to receive a speedy quote.
Or, if these offers don't suit, let us know your requirements:
Metro: normal service operates all day on New Year's Eve, and is extended to 02:30am (last trains begin their journey at 01:45am). Trains run every 10 minutes.
Trams: normal tram service operates all day until 22:00. From 22:00-07:00 night trams run in 20 minute intervals.
The Funicular Railway at Petrin operates 09:00-22:00.
General travel information: Prague Public Transport.
Note: Information on this page is live and all events are available to book now; once a venue or party sells out, it is removed from the planner.
You can also read our guide to New Year's Eve in Prague.
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us.
| £1 = 28czk|
| €1 = 25czk|
| $1 = 22czk|
|Where to watch the midnight fireworks:|
OPTION 1: FIREWORKS OVER THE RIVER:
The River Cruises
Boats congregate at Charles Bridge at midnight. Stand on the top deck.
Riverside restaurants on both banks of the river offer views of the fireworks, as do restaurants near Prague Castle, on Petrin Hill, and high up in the Lesser Town. Many have their own terraces. Click the price against any restaurant on the planner to see what's included.
Stand by the river or on Charles Bridge, or head for high ground in the Lesser Town or by Prague Castle.
OPTION 2: FIREWORKS AT OLD TOWN SQUARE:
The most popular square. It is very lively, with handheld and aerial fireworks. Stand anywhere in the square or buy a ticket for Café Mozart, whose windows overlook the square.
OPTION 3: FIREWORKS AT WENCESLAS SQUARE:
Fun and lively, with handheld and aerial fireworks. Stand anywhere in the square.
(Note: The Old Town Square is 5 minutes walk from Wenceslas Square and 5 minutes from Charles Bridge)