Prague New Year's Eve Planner 2015-16 » 31st December 2015
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: Prague’s most exclusive club throws a New Year's Eve party until 6am, with top DJ's, acrobatic shows + dancers to entertain. Choose either club entrance, or gourmet dinner and club entrance. View the fireworks from the club's rooftop terrace.|
|Description: Exciting early aviation themed bar/club in the Old Town, with hostesses wearing Pan Am uniforms. Party includes food, dancers & flair bartender fire shows, a live band, and a DJ playing rock, pop & dance tunes till 6am. 3 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Hawaiian/Polynesian Party is the theme at this lively venue in the Old Town.
If you prefer dinner served to you, opt for a table in the Café OR if you prefer a gourmet buffet, opt for a table in the Bar/Club. Ticket includes free Venetian masks, Hawaiian/Polynesian dancers show, and a DJ playing party tunes until 5am. 3 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Party at the Marriott Hotel in the Old Town. Includes a gourmet buffet dinner, plus a live band and DJ, dancing, and go-go dancers. 5 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Party in a palace and heated marquee by the river. Includes a gourmet buffet dinner, plus entertainment from a live jazz band and dancing, and a DJ playing party music with video. View the fireworks from outside the restaurant.|
|Description: Train themed restaurant overlooking Wenceslas Square. Vytopna serves good food and drinks at standard prices on New Year's Eve, so is a good option if you are looking for a straight forward meal without entertainment. 10 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Friendly Czech restaurant in a charming setting 5 minutes walk from Charles Bridge. Dine from the à la carte menu and enjoy live traditional Czech music. Firework display in front of the restaurant. NB: If you book through Prague Experience, you pay no cover charge.|
|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 view the fireworks.|
|Description: Lively modern restaurant and bar offers great food and drink near to Wenceslas Square. 10 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Cool and stylish restaurant on Wenceslas Square plays upbeat tunes. Uniquely for the planner, there are two sittings. Choose 1st Sitting for dinner only; 2nd Sitting for dinner and to party into the New Year. 10 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Czech brewery style restaurant set over several levels. A disco is set up in one area, with music fed throughout the restaurant. An accordionist moves around the whole restaurant. Mixed seating on tables of 4-10 people. 5-10 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Lively Czech pub restaurant with bags of atmosphere. An all-inclusive evening of Czech food & drink awaits, with live traditional Czech music played by roaming musicians. 15 minutes walk to the fireworks or see aerial fireworks from outside the restaurant.|
|Description: Medieval style restaurant serves superb traditional Czech cuisine. Czech folk band entertains and dancers perform dances with swords and scarves. Waiters and musicians are dressed in traditional costume. 5-10 minutes walk to view 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: Historic restaurant located high up near Prague Castle serves a 5 Course Gourmet Dinner. Entertainment is by a first-rate Jazz band. Lvi Dvur puts on its own firework display.|
|Description: Fine dining in a medieval restaurant on the Old Town Square. Entertainment is by a live jazz & blues band, followed by a disco after midnight. View fireworks right outside on the Old Town Square.|
|Description: Plzenska is Prague's premier beer hall restaurant, so a lively, fun 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 view the fireworks.|
|Description: Quiet & romantic. A beautiful candlelit restaurant serving fine cuisine, with soft classical music playing in the background. View the fireworks from the terrace.|
|Description: Fine dining in a relaxed manner with lively background music at Prague's premier steakhouse. 5-10 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Lively atmosphere in a lovely setting overlooking Prague. The theme of the evening is 'Great Gatsby', as the restaurant recreates the atmosphere of the Roaring Twenties in New York. Live jazz music provides the entertainment. View the fireworks from the terrace.
|Description: The finest medieval show in Prague includes an 'All you can Eat & Drink' menu. Entertainment spans the whole evening, with swordsmen, jugglers, beautiful dancers, musicians and a fortune-teller. 2 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|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: Quiet & refined. U Maliru offers fine dining in a historic restaurant set on a small square close to Charles Bridge. 3 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Fine dining in a romantic setting on a hillside overlooking Prague. The theme of the evening is 'Great Gatsby', as the restaurant recreates the atmosphere of the Roaring Twenties in New York. View fireworks from the restaurant and on the terrace.
|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 view the fireworks.|
|Description: Elegant & refined. Be transported back in time, to experience early 20th century finesse and excellent cuisine inside one of Europe's finest Art Nouveau buildings. Choose to dine with or without the wines selected to compliment each dish. 5 minutes walk to view the fireworks.|
|Description: Quiet & refined. Fine dining and exquisite wines at a premier Prague restaurant by the river. Choose to dine with or without special wines selected to compliment each dish. View the midnight fireworks from inside the restaurant and outside on the terrace.|
|Description: Large riverside restaurant has a live band playing classic hits and dancing, and a disco after midnight. If you prefer dinner served to you, choose dinner in the Main Restaurant OR for a gourmet buffet, choose dinner in the Lounge. View fireworks from the riverside terrace.|
|Description: Choose either 'Quiet & Romantic' on the Riverside Terrace OR 'Live Music & Dancing' in the Main Restaurant (Main Restaurant is sold out). After midnight, disco & dancing for all diners until 3am. All diners can view the fireworks from the Riverside Terrace or from the restaurant grounds by the river.|
|Description: A sumptuous gala dinner with unlimited drinks, plus a jazz & swing band and dancing. At midnight, view the fireworks from the rooftop terrace.|
|Description: Quiet & romantic inside the restaurant, with fine dining and magnificent views over Prague. On the restaurant's heated rooftop terrace, there will be music with video projection. At midnight, view the fireworks from the rooftop terrace.|
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 'clubs & parties' section above.
Classical concerts are held in the finest concert halls and churches, and range from a spectacular concert by the Prague Philharmonic at Municipal House to a beautiful 'Old Prague' concert at the Klementinum. There is also a wonderful ballet performance of The Nutcracker and the Cuddly Mouse at the National Theatre.
Theatre performances 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 Marionette Theatre (puppet theatre).
Description: Prague's premiere New Year's Eve Gala is at the Prague State Opera.
This sumptuous evening includes a performance of the opera Die Fledermaus, a superb dinner and unlimited drinks all night. The performance is followed by a well known swing orchestra, and guests are invited to dance on the stage of the opera house until 3am.
Our Prague Package is an easy way to book a Prague city break over New Year's Eve. Includes a hotel, airport transfers, sightseeing and entertainment - Prague Package - Prague city breaks
|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.
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|We have good city centre apartments available over New Year's Eve.|
Read about the apartments below, then click 'make an enquiry' to receive a speedy quote.
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Metro: normal metro service operates all day and night on New Year's Eve, and is extended until 01:30am (last trains begin their journey at 01:00am).
Trams: normal tram service operates all day until 22:00. From 22:00-04:00 night trams run in 15 minute intervals. From 04:00-07:00 night trams run in 20 minute intervals.
The Funicular Railway at Petrin is closed for reconstruction.
General travel information: public transport.
Please note: this page is under constant review. The venues, events and parties listed in the planners are available to book right now - when one sells out, it is removed.
For more information, read our guide to New Year's Eve in Prague
| £1 = 37czk|
| €1 = 26czk|
| $1 = 25czk|
|Where to go to watch fireworks...|
Option 1: Watch fireworks over the river from:
-The River Cruises
The boats congregate at Charles Bridge for midnight. Stand on the top deck.
Riverside restaurants on both sides of the river and restaurants high up in Lesser Town offer good views. Many have terraces. Click the price on any venue on the planner for a description.
Stand by the river or on Charles Bridge, or head for high ground in the Lesser Town.
Option 2: Watch fireworks at Old Town Square:
The most popular square. Very lively, with handheld and aerial fireworks.
Option 3: Watch fireworks at Wenceslas Square:
Lively, with handheld and aerial fireworks.
(Note: Old Town Square is 5 minutes walk from Wenceslas Square, and 5 minutes from Charles Bridge and the river).