As the countdown to the New Year begins, the 30A Beach Girls team is here to ensure that your celebration is nothing short of spectacular. From vibrant beachside gatherings to chic soirées under the stars, we’ve curated a list of the hottest New Year’s Eve events that promise to make your transition into 2024 unforgettable.

Get ready to immerse yourself in the festive spirit as we take you on a journey through the eclectic and lively events happening across the 30A stretch. Whether you’re seeking a family-friendly affair or a glamorous night on the town, we’ve got the inside scoop on the most happening parties, dazzling firework displays, and live entertainment that will make your New Year’s Eve sparkle with joy. Let’s make memories under the palm trees, surrounded by the sound of crashing waves and the warmth of community spirit. This New Year’s Eve, let 30A Beach Girls be your guide to a night filled with laughter, joy, and the perfect blend of coastal charm. Cheers to ringing in the New Year with style and sunshine! 🥂

AJ’s Grayton Beach New Year’s Brunch & Live Music

Begin your New Year’s Eve celebration at AJ’s with an enticing Sunday Brunch that boasts bottomless mimosas! From 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, where Chef Todd will be serving up your favorite classic Sunday brunch delights along with exclusive New Year’s Eve specials, including country ham, blackened peas, collard greens, and cornbread. Indulge in a delightful culinary experience that promises to tantalize your taste buds.

But the fun doesn’t stop with the food! The Sunday Funday extravaganza continues throughout the day with a lineup that will keep you entertained from brunch to dinner. From 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, savor the brunch ambiance with bottomless mimosas, and from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm, let the tunes of Will & Linda serenade you live. As the day progresses, The Pickled Pickers take the stage from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, ensuring that your New Year’s Eve at AJ’s is filled not only with delicious flavors but also with the rhythm of fantastic live music. Come for the food, stay for the music, and let your Sunday Funday be the perfect prelude to a vibrant New Year’s celebration!

Saltwater Grill NYE Dinner

Looking to conclude 2023 on a delectable note while soaking in the mesmerizing sights of a 25,000-gallon aquarium? Enjoy a special New Year’s Eve dinner at Saltwater Grill on Sunday, December 31, from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. Chef Daryn Garcia and his culinary team have curated a selection of enticing specials, available alongside our full dinner menu.

Indulge in a culinary journey featuring a variety of delights, from the savory Herb-Crusted Diver Scallops to the ever-popular Slow-Roasted Prime Rib. With each dish expertly crafted, your taste buds are in for an unforgettable treat.

Given the exclusivity of New Year’s Eve, Saltwater Grill is opening its doors for reservations during this special occasion. To secure your table and savor the finest flavors of the evening, make sure to call 850-230-2739 or email Please be aware that happy hour and early bird specials will not be available on December 31, so mark your calendar and enjoy a night of exquisite dining and celebration.

Soleil New Year’s Eve Four Course Dinner

Soleil is set to host a New Year’s Eve Dinner on Sunday, December 31, 2023, featuring dinner seatings available from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Guests are in for a culinary delight with a four-course prix fixe menu. The gastronomic journey begins with a varied bread basket, followed by an appetizer of almond-breaded shrimp and a Caesar salad. For the second course, choose between the Surf & Turf option priced at $125 or the Seared Scallops at $80. The delectable feast concludes with a tantalizing dessert of key lime cheesecake.

For younger patrons (ages 4-12), we offer the Kids Alternate Plate at $20, featuring chicken tenders, macaroni & cheese, corn, and a scoop of vanilla ice cream for dessert.

Secure your spot for this memorable evening by making reservations online through the Resy app, at, or by calling 850-353-2867. Join us as we bid farewell to the year with an exquisite dining experience at Soleil!

Aja’s New Years Eve Dinner featuring DJ Sic Ric!

Prepare for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve celebration! Enjoy a delightful dinner and immerse yourself in late-night NYE vibes with DJ Sic Ric. As the clock strikes midnight, revel in the moment with complimentary bubbles on us! While reservations for dinner are not mandatory, we highly recommend securing your spot for this fantastic night. Make your reservations now by calling or visiting the website at: Join us as we welcome the New Year in style!

Cuvee 30A NYE

Come and be part of the New Year’s Eve 2024 celebration at Cuvee 30A. Kick off the festivities on December 31st in a stylish manner with Chef Tim Creehan’s award-winning cuisine, special chef features, and an abundance of bubbly. Additionally, indulge in our exclusive NYE Private Chef’s Table experience. For this special event, we strongly advise making early reservations. Explore the menus and secure your spot online at Welcome the New Year with exceptional cuisine and a memorable celebration!

New Year’s Eve Dinner With Special 4-course Menu

Ring in the New Year at The Daytrader with an exclusive 4-course tasting menu that includes a glass of bubbly and a table on the back porch Lanai, all for just $75 per person! With limited availability, secure your spot now by sending an email to Don’t miss out on this special New Year’s Eve celebration!

Seagar’s Prime Steaks & Seafood NYE

Celebrate a night of joy and festivities with us this New Year’s Eve, raise a toast to 25 years of Seagar’s Prime Steaks & Seafood. Enjoy the enchanting tunes of the Heather Hayes Band and savor the moment with a complimentary champagne toast. This is an evening you won’t want to let slip away. Seatings begin at 5 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. For additional details and to explore the menu, please visit:

Havana Beach Bar & Grill

Experience the New Year’s Eve festivities in style at The Pearl Hotel with a specially crafted 3-course prix fixe menu by Executive Chef at Havana Beach Bar & Grill, accompanied by the delightful tunes of dueling pianos. Join us on New Year’s Eve between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. The cost is $225 for individuals aged 13 and older. We highly recommend making reservations, and you can secure your spot by calling (850) 588-2882.

Seaside New Years Celebration

New Years’ Eve celebration in Central Square including Arts & Crafts, Face Painting, a live performance by Monsters of Yacht and Fireworks! Happening Sunday, December 31 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm.

New Year’s Eve Dinner George’s at Alys Beach

Create lasting memories on the final day of 2023 by securing a dinner reservation at George’s at Alys Beach. Chef Camille Withall has crafted an exceptional four-course menu, complemented by optional wine pairings, exclusively available on Sunday, December 31. Indulge in noteworthy dishes such as Lamb Lollipops, Seared Halibut, and Black Forest Trifle, among other delightful offerings.

This New Year’s Eve, George’s opens its doors to reservations, a unique opportunity on this special day. Act swiftly to guarantee your table by reaching out to

Seatings are available from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., with dinner priced at $150 per person. Enhance your experience with carefully selected wine pairings for an additional $60. For children aged 12 and under, kid’s meals are available at $45 each. Don’t miss the chance to welcome the new year with a culinary experience like no other!

The Big Chill NYE Celebration! NFL, DJ Josh Woeckener, and Beach Ball Drop

Come and celebrate the arrival of 2024 with a family-friendly New Year’s Eve Celebration! With something for everyone in the family this year, including NFL action on the Jumbotron until approximately 6:30 pm, an early New Year’s Eve countdown, and a beach ball drop, followed by a lively dance party! From 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, join the Dance Party with DJ Josh Woeckener spinning tunes on the stage. At 8:00 pm, after the 3:00 pm NFL Game, we’ll have an early New Year’s Eve countdown featuring a beach ball drop once the clock hits 0!

NYE Fireworks On The Beach

Welcome the New Year at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island and experience the excitement of the COUNTDOWN TO 8 PM FIREWORKS ON THE BEACH! Indulge in a delectable array of your favorite foods from Rockin Tacos, The Crab Trap, and Floyd’s, featuring mouthwatering New Year’s Eve specials and socially safe festivities. Witness the breathtaking fireworks display with front-row views from any of The Boardwalk’s restaurants, or spread out along the beach to watch as the night sky lights up, bidding farewell to 2023! When: Sunday, December 31 at 8:00 pm | Where: The Boardwalk 1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy  SE Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548

NYE Fireworks Dinner Cruise Experience

Welcome the new year aboard a luxurious yacht! Exclusively for guests aged 21 and up, relish in a 4.5-hour cruise away from the bustling crowds. Your experience features an adult-only cruise, a delectable four-course menu, live entertainment, a midnight champagne toast, and an exhilarating fireworks display.

Ensure your spot by making reservations online at or by giving us a call at 850.650.2519. It’s a celebration you won’t want to miss!

Panama City Beach NYE Celebration

While Panama City Beach is renowned for its sun-soaked adventures, one of Northwest Florida’s most exhilarating annual events unfolds after sunset: The New Year’s Eve Beach Ball Drop! Join us in ushering in 2024, Real. Fun. Beach. style.

On December 31st, head to Panama City Beach for not just one, but two fantastic opportunities to embrace the arrival of the New Year. The streets of Pier Park come alive as they are closed off to traffic, hosting thousands of revelers who indulge in free live music, entertainment, fireworks, and festive vibes.

For those bursting with anticipation and eager to revel before midnight, or for enthusiasts of New Year’s Eve looking to experience the countdown twice, there are separate Beach Ball Drops at both 8:00 p.m. and midnight. Families with young children and night owls desiring to stay up until the stroke of midnight have options to celebrate the New Year amidst the camaraderie of thousands of other revelers, all against the backdrop of Panama City Beach’s pristine waterfront and its myriad amenities. View more information here.