Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve: 2012 Manila NYE Parties



When in Manila and you’re looking for a place to spend New Year’s Eve, there are a lot of options you can choose from. You’ll be sure to find your cup of tea from our selection of parties and events abound the Metro. Whether you’re looking for a crazy night out or just a simple dinner with friends, you’ll find the right destination waiting for you.


Here are some of our collected New Year’s Eve parties you can choose from:


Bonifacio Global City


Prive Luxury Clubbing


The First Annual New Year’s Eve Ball


Saturday, December 31, 2011 10PM Onwards

Passed Hors d’Oeuvres 10PM to Midnight

Champagne Toast at Midnight






The Establishment


2wenty Twelve


Enjoy unlimited booze the whole night at only P500!

For reservations and Inquiries Contact RJ @ 09175398661

Event Starts after the Fireworks at January 1st at 1AM!







Izumi Sake Bar and Restaurant


2012 New Year Celebration


Party starts 1am


For inquiries, call (02)856-4090 or 0928-9683199







Makati City



Dusit Thani Manila


Dinner Buffet


 The countdown party officially starts at 10pm. Join them as you get serenaded by the AMP Band, the pioneers of Pinoy Jazz.




 P 4,000 net (inclusive of Crossover Dinner and Open Bar between 10pm and 1.30am)


 For reservations, call (02)238-8888





Greenbelt Mall


Inspire: Fireworks Display


Witness bright lights and colorful fireworks


December 31, 12 Midnight


For inquiries, contact the Greenbelt Concierge at 757-4853






Makati Avenue


The Magical, Musical Makati New Year Countdown 2012


After a couple of years, the popular street party is back with a BANG! This year, performances by the Antimano Band, Bloom Brothers, Grupong Pendong, The Dawn, The Company, and more will be serenading attendees. There will also be a magic show, 15-minute pyromusical display, fire dancers, and raffle prizes. Salcedo Market food vendors will also be around to serve Medya Noche favorites.






Mandarin Oriental


2011 Ultimate New Year’s Eve Countdown Party 


Dinner Buffet starts 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM 


The Tivoli – P3,900 net (Adult), P1,900 net (Child) 


Paseo Uno – P2,390 net (Adult), P1,190 net (Child) 


Tin Hau – Set menus available (P1,580 – P2,930 net) 


For reservations, call (02) 750-8888



Manila Peninsula Hotel


Sparkle Gala Ball (Dinner Buffet) 


This event has been ongoing for 17 years already. Because of this, it is no longer a surprise why it is dubbed as the most anticipated event of the year. Plans for this year include filling the entire lobby with confetti, balloons and champagne glasses. 


The dinner buffet is hosted by Executive Chef Patrick Boucher and will only be from 9pm until 12mn.




P 6,700++ (including a glass of Champagne) 


P 6,200++ (adults) 


P 3,700++ (children below 12 years old) 


For ticket information and reservations, call (02)887-2888. 






Manila Peninsula Hotel


Salon de Ning After Party 


7:00 pm – 2:00 am 


P1,500 ++ (minimum consumption) 





31 to 1 100% Rockwell New Year Party 


The celebration starts at 7 p.m. and continues all the way till 1 a.m. At 10:30 p.m. and 12 midnight, marvel at the fireworks displays to welcome 2012. 


The Lopez Drive strip will be set up for an al fresco dining by none other than Powerplant Mall’s Barcino, Oyster Bar, Via Mare, Achiote and Kuretake. Catch the performances by Kush Kemistry and Brigada. The Rockwell Tent will also have a New Year’s Eve Party featuring DJ Cao Ocampo, Yoshi Uy, Amber Davis, David Ardiente, and DJ Buzz. 


For more information and inquiries, contact the Power Plant Mall at 898-1702 or log on to www.powerplantmall.com or https://www.facebook.com/PowerPlantMall.





Shangri-La Makati


New Year Countdown


Dinner buffet with performers


Tickets at P 5,000++


For reservations, call (02) 813-8888




Manila City




Diamond Hotel


New Year’s Eve Party


Corniche has a P2,011 New Year’s Eve Dinner special


27th Floor Sky Lounge tickets at P750 net (inclusive of 2 drinks)


For reservations, call (02)528-3000




Hyatt Hotel and Casino


Dinner & Year End Party


Fireplace tickets at P4,500 (7-course dinner with Wagyu Beef)


Marketplace Buffet Dinner tickets at P1,888 net


Lili’s tickets at P1,688 net 8-course dinner (minimum of 2 persons)


33rd Floor Roof Top New Year’s Eve Party


Tickets: P800 (walk-in)


For reservations, call (02) 245-1234 loc. 7818




Manila Ocean Park


Catch the Musical Fountain Show


December 31, 2011 6pm






Rizal Park


Catch the fireworks display starting 9pm. Music by Lady Valerie and Orchestra will be played during the wait. Families will get a thrill with the number of food booths situated around the vicinity.


The event is free and open to the public.



Pasay City


Republiq Club


2012 The Republiq New Year’s Eve Ball


December 31, 2011 Saturday


For guest list, contact Sha Supangan 0917-880-7827 or email pureatrepubliq@gmail.com








Resorts World


Grand Fiesta Manila New Year Countdown


Live performances from groups Spirit of ’67, Ariba, Draybers, and Savorlatino await diners in Newport Mall and Bar 360.


Countdown starts at 10 pm.


For updates and more information, log on to www.facebook.com/rwmanila and www.rwmanila.com








SM Mall of Asia


Countdown to 2012: The GMA New Year Special


The SM Mall of Asia New Year Countdown will start at 7 p.m. While the GMA-7 party starts at 11 p.m. Do check out the 15-minute fireworks display at midnight.

The event is free and open to the public.







Sofitel Manila


New Year’s Eve Party


Dinner buffet at Spirals starts at 6:30 PM


At 12 MN, there will be fireworks and a balloon drop




P7,231.94 net (Adult)


P3,615.97 net (Child)


For reservations, call (02)832-6988




Quezon City



Eastwood Mall


QC New Year Countdown to 2012


Grand Fireworks Display & Dazzling Star Drop at 12 Midnight featuring Gary V., Paolo and Gab Valenciano, Addlib Dancers, Billy Crawford, The Dawn, Amber Davis, Urbanation, Philippine AllStars

Eastwood Mall Open Carpark


December 31, 6PM Onwards





As always, stay safe and don’t drink and drive! Happy New Year from When in Manila team!



Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve: 2012 Manila NYE Parties