Top Places in Cary to Bring in the New Year 
Most people will probably agree that besides the excitement of knowing that you are going into a New Year, one of the most exciting things about the celebrations is the fireworks displays. But let’s face it! You cannot just set off your fireworks any place you like just because it’s the New Year’s Eve celebrations. You have to find a place that has a permit. Of course, it’s also a lot more fun when you watch the displays in the company of other revelers. Whether you love to relax with stunning views of the city at a family-friendly event or go to waterfront parties, there’s a perfect Cary New Year’s Event to suit almost any lifestyle. If you’re looking for that ideal New Year’s party in Cary that is sure to have a fireworks show, here are 4 events you should consider going into 2020.
#1 Sample your favorite 1920s music in 2020 at Sophie’s Grill and Bar
If you’re a fan of music from the ’20s, Sophie’s Grill and Bar will be hosting a New Year’s event dedicated to just that – ‘20s ragtime jazz, electro swing and more. You can join other partygoers and usher in the New Year with ‘20s style. Enjoy the drink specials as well as a complimentary champagne toast at midnight as the ball drops while watching the promised spectacular fireworks show. The venue will be open for dinner and the celebrations will kick off at 10 pm, with DJs All-In and Hypnotist on the decks until 2:00 am. Tickets or wristbands will cost $25 in advance through Eventbrite and $50 at the entrance. Only those with tickets and wristbands will be allowed in the venue after 9:00 pm.
#2 “Roar into the ‘20s” at The Mathews House
The Mathews House will be hosting a Cary New Years Event dubbed “Roar into the ‘20s” that’s perfect for you if you love fine dining and exquisite fashion. The “House” will be serving food, drinks, and you can dance to your favorite tunes in their Grand Ballroom. If you’re a sucker for flapper dresses, pinstripe suits, cloche hats, and patent leather shoes, this event will offer you a wonderful opportunity to put a modern twist on your fashion style. Tickets cost $75 and include decadent desserts and substantial hor d’oeuvres, as well as an open bar for wine, beer, and bubbly. Be prepared to foot the bill if you prefer spirits since all spirits will be extra to purchase. The package also includes the sights and sounds of Stylus S.E.
#3 Crush Performs at Der Biergarten
Der Biergarten, Cary, is a popular venue for hosting birthday parties, wedding receptions, and business gatherings. But this New Year’s Eve they will be swinging in 2020 with a live music performance by Crush, a champagne toast at midnight, and good food, all accompanied by some of the most dramatic displays of fireworks in Cary. Dinner reservations will be available from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, while Crush will be performing from 10:00 pm to 1:00 am.
General admission tickets will be going for $20 and this will cover tickets to see the main performance, Crush, 1 beer or glass of wine, and a champagne toast at the stroke of midnight. If you don’t want to sit with the ordinary folks, you can purchase VIP tickets for $65. This will cover:
- Tickets for 2 to watch Crush perform
- Dinner for 2, plus a bottle of wine
- Champagne toast for 2 at midnight
The menu options are quite impressive and are as follows:
- Soup or salad
- Seared salmon
- Prime rib
- Chicken Marsala
If you love live music performance and a fine dining experience in a lively setting, Der Biergarten is the place to be this coming New Year. You are guaranteed to have a good time and if you’re not too fussy about mingling with ordinary folks, it’s a great bargain since you only need to pay a paltry $20.
#4 Pink Ice Holiday at Prestonwood Country Club
If you want to celebrate your New Year early and you’re looking for an alternative to New Year’s, then Pink Ice Holiday Gala at Prestonwood Country Club is the ideal event for you. The event will be held on December 28, 2019, and although they have not promised any fireworks show, you can bet this event will totally rock and serve as the perfect alternative to the 2020s New Year’s Eve party. You can enjoy the main event, which runs from 8:00 pm to 11:59 pm, with an evening of leisurely magic that includes:
- A live band
- Local guest DJ
- Celebrity DJ Kid Capri
You can also enjoy a carefully created menu that features the top specialties at Prestonwood. Besides the great music, the tantalizing menu and the fine drinks, you will get the opportunity to see some stunning ice sculptures that will be showcased highlighting Prestonwood’s corporate sponsors. Ticket costs will range from $110 to $5,000, which might seem like a lot. However, a share of the event proceeds will go towards The Dereck Whittenburg Charitable Foundation. This event is not only a great place to have fun and network with other people with similar interests but is also an awesome way to participate in a worthy philanthropic cause.
In summary, there’s no shortage of places in Cary to bring in the year 2020. You can be sure there will be numerous events and parties to cater for all preferences all across Cary. You can also bet that there will be many events that will have spectacular displays of fireworks in Cary. In fact, the list provided here is not complete and just highlights a few of the places where you are guaranteed to have a good time as you usher in the new year. If you keep looking around, you’ll be sure to find a couple of other places and events that might attract your interest. In the meantime, you should consider the events listed here as your first options.