The DoubleTree by Hilton in Ferensway, Hull.
The DoubleTree by Hilton in Ferensway, Hull

5 top New Year’s Eve parties in Hull

Planned a quiet New Year’s Eve night in and now itching to dust off the dancing shoes instead? Fear not, there are still tickets available for some of the city’s top events to see in 2020.

For those who like to leave plans to the last minute, here are 5 top New Year’s Eve parties in Hull.

1. New Year’s Eve Sesh
The Polar Bear
Tuesday 31 December

A final Sesh for 2019 sees this much-loved event again hosting some of the city’s most exciting live bands. The party takes place from 9pm to 2.30am with acts including Cannibal Animal, Priestgate and Maratimes.

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2. Loaded Indie Fridays with DJ Priya and Andy Oyo
The Piper
Tuesday 31 December
From £6

Back For one night only, this Hull institution will of course see this well-known DJ double act playing the freshest Indie cuts plus Piper Friday classics.

A small amount of tickets will be available on the door. Doors open at 10pm. Get tickets here.

3. New Year’s Eve Rooftop Celebrations
The Lexington, DoubleTree by Hilton
Tuesday 31 December

Hull’s only rooftop bar is a fantastic spot to watch midnight fireworks across the city while enjoying cocktails and tunes from the resident DJ. Festive cocktails are two for £10 until 10pm. Dress to impress and party past midnight – organisers recommend booking a taxi for 2am.

Join the guest list here.

4. New Year’s Eve Northern Soul and Motown Party
P&O Ferries, King George Dock
Tuesday 31 December
From £25

Leave dry land behind and party into 2020 at sea. Live entertainment from tribute duo Magic of Motown paying tribute to The Drifters, The Temptations and The Four Tops as well as a DJ line-up including BBC Radio’s Keith Fletcher. Included in the ticket price is an en suite cabin and breakfast. The ferry departs at 3pm. Get tickets here.

5. New Year’s Eve party
Holiday Inn Hull Marina
Tuesday 31 December

Get your dancing shoes on for a night of fun, Christmas-inspired food and music. The party starts at 7.30pm with food served at 9pm. Tickets include a two-course buffet, disco and a glass of fizz.

Tickets for £144 per couple include two tickets to the New Year’s Eve party, overnight accommodation and breakfast. Book tickets by calling 0148 238 6300 or email

Councillor Stephen Brady