New Year’s Eve in KL is special in the Central Klang Valley and clubbing goes ballistic counting down to the midnight hour in Kuala Lumpur for 2018. From TREC and KLCC Central to Downtown Central; to the Outer Ring and The Fringes in Petaling Jaya and Subang, here are just 16 of the countless countdown clubbing parties you just might want to check out in Kuala Lumpur for Years and its surroundings. The City List wishes everyone a most Happy New Year.
For the non clubbers you can also check out some of the Best Dinner Parties to spend New Year's Eve in Kuala Lumpur
Let’s start at the TREC entertainment enclave on Jalan Tun Razak for New Years Eve 2018
1. Zouk KL presents ILoveNYE
Who doesn't love New Years Eve? One last party to close their 2018, drinks up and dance into to a New Year leaving behind the sores of the past as they head into the future with all their resident DJs. Who doesn't love New Years Eve?
One last party to close their 2018, drinks up and dance into to a New Year leaving behind the sores of the past as they head into the future with all their resident DJs.
ZOUK KL : 436, Jalan Tun Razak, KL. Admission (with one drink): Before 12am RM55 / After 12am RM70. Table bookings and enquiries : +603 2110 3888 | +6012 509 3215
2. Annual White Party at Le Noir KL 2018
This New Year’s Eve, Le Noir KL will once again transform for their annual WHITE PARTY. They have awesome acts headlining on all three floors and a stunning view on the Roof across the city’s skyline to catch the fireworks.
- Live on stage: Allan G. Murillon (Blues / Folk / Pop Rock) goes on at 8pm with StanKonnexions featuring Irma & Syima (Pop / R&B) at 11pm and Charleston Cornelius in the mix
- In the club: Kooler, Helmee and MC Clad with hip hop, R&B and trap.
- On the roof: Circuitbreaker, Eugene and Joey G with house music.
LE NOIR KL: Unit H-G-07, The Hive, TREC, Lot 435, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur. Bar and Roof terrace opens at 5pm. Club opens at 10pm. Walk in cover charge RM100 (Includes 1 free drink / Access all levels / No table guarantee) / Free Flow Beer RM500 (Roof terrace only / Return glass for refill / No table guarantee)To reserve your spot: Book online: https://form.jotform.me/LeNoirKL/book-a-table Email: email@example.com / Phone/WhatsApp: +60122245416. Valet parking available.
3. The Iron Fairies KL New Year’s Eve
With special guest DJ appearance form Sunju Hargun up in the Butterfly Room, alsofeaturing Hulkas ft Jonathan (violin). Meanwhile Tim goes on over at the Fairy Dust Factory and The Lost Hat LIVEns up the Fairy Dust Factory Stage in the early part of the night.
THE IRON FAIRIES: H-G-06, HIVES, TREC, 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL. Free entry. Call 016-221 3612
Hopping over to KLCC Central for New Years Eve 2018
4. New Year’s Eve at Marini’s on 57 – Pop, Fizz & Clink New Year’s Eve Countdown with DJ Rae
Raise your glass and bid 2018 goodbye with a little “Pop, Fizz & Clink” at Marini’s on 57 this year. Experience the best fireworks view in the city while you usher in the new year at the bar.
Talented singer-songwriter, DJ, remixer and producer DJ Rae Hall will be back to perform her energetic brand of music that showcases a creative mix of powerful vocals and house beats. The Marini’s on 57 “Pop, Fizz & Clink New Year’s Eve Countdown with DJ Rae” starts at 9.00pm. The dresscode for the evening is “Roaring 20’s Sassy & Classy.”
: Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, KLCC, KL. Admission (with one drink): RM150. For reservations, contact +603 2386 6030 or For more information on Marini's on 57, visit . For information on The Marini’s Group, visit .
5. Wankelmut at W Kuala Lumpur
WET® Deck: Wankelmut, Nesh, Victor Trixter and Victor G Sunset Session
WOOBAR: Robotron, Miss SS and Adam Khan.
See also: https://thecitylist.my/blog/enjoy-the-countdown-to-this-new-year-with-w-kuala-lumpur
W KUALA LUMPUR: 121, Jalan Ampang, KL: For RSVP: 03-2786 8888. Hotline: +60 3-2786 8888. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
5. Winter Illuminations NYE at Kyo KL
They're lighting up their White Winter for a vibrant New Year's Eve celebration - Winter Illuminations! With year-end being the time to reflect and repose, rediscover your magic among the colourful lights.
- Ren: Axel Groove together with EJ Missy and DJ Qussay all playing house and techno all night.
- Kyo: Aku Ash and Musher with all things hip hop an R&B.
: Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, off Jalan Pinang, KLCC, KL. Admission (with one drink): RM120. For table reservations please contact email@example.com or +60 12-921 1730
6. Glitterball NYE at Ce La Vi
Countdown the New Year With DJs Cza, B.O.B and Jerryca Misty and resident DJ PFTD.
CE LA VI KL: Lvl 37, firstname.lastname@example.org / 012-935 2183.lham Tower, 8 Jalan Binjai, KL.
7. Xenon Bubble Fest Countdown Party
As the year of 2018 comes to a close, welcome the new year with a Bubble Fest Countdown Party with a few popular local DJs hitting the stage. What's more there will be a "bubble gobble" session where edible bubbles will be generated.
YES! EDIBLE BUBBLE! You are able to experience the feeling of licking the bubble in the air. Go join them…. err …. licking bubbles in the air. DJs Kenji, Panda Max, Joleen Heng and rapper Point Blanc in the house.
KL LIVE: 8, Jalan Sultan Ismail, KL. For ticket enquiries visit https://www.galactix.asia/xenonbubblefest-2018
8. NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY at Skybar
Featuring Charlotte Devaney, Natalia Moon, DJ Still Ezzy, DJ Yoyo Sanchez and violinist Dennis Lau. And enjoy KLCC's amazing fireworks show. Join them to celebrate as they usher in 2019.
SKYBAR @ TRADERS HOTEL: Off Jalan Pinang, KL. For bookings please contact email@example.com or call 03-2332 9888.
Moving to Downtown Central for New Year's Eve 2018
9. Pisco and Barrio presents Latin and Vicious Zombies
Pisco Bar: Pisco goes Latin on NYE (Latin Band followed by DJ Matto). On NYE, Pisco is going to lit on the fire with a Latin Part. They like to party the Latin way - and they are pretty sure there not alone here! Pisco Bar on the 31st of December wil have amazing drinks and cocktails, a warm atmosphere, fantastic food and fun company. To reserve a table, visit http://letsumai.com/widget/pisco-bar
Barrio by Pisco: Pisco music director JonnyVicious & Wonder Women resident LZZY reunite their early ViciousZombies personas together to celebrate the coming of 2019 with the best of techno, disco and beyond. Come get lost with them as we celebrate yet another debaucherous year!
: 29, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL. Call 03-2142 2900. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
10. Countdown NYE with the new Makeshift Kuala Lumpur by Elysium
Igniting a brand new experience in the dance arena. Featuring for the night: Apak – Founder of IDJ Malaysia, co -founder of Bitrates Asia, brings you groovy house anthems to minimal tech house. Sneaky – propels soulful tunes from deep house to techno.
Late Session with Jeneral Kai – DJ Gabriel with a growing number of original releases gaining momentum, attracting audiences from US, Raussia and across Europe. Co-founder of Turn It Up Recordings has 41 singles released since November 2017.
MAKESHIFT KUALA LUMPUR (by Elysium): 31, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL. Cover charges apply.
Switching to Bangsar and The Outer Ring for New Years Eve 2017
11. JIRO presents Warehouse Edition with James Zabiela
NYE with FOUR legendary acts, a warehouse themed Jiro lighting and production, your best mates and YOU. After working on for this for months, they are ecstatic to announce... joining the already insane line-up of Jiro’s NYE is the legend that is - James Zabiela. UK’s James Zabiela is one of dance music's premiere technical wizards, that turns CDJs into a bona fide instrument in a way that only a handful of DJs have ever been able to.
Making full use of all that DJing equipment has to offer, his incorporations of loops, effects and live editing to create an inimitable performance he's taken across the world. After having spent months "smashing stuff together," in his own words, finding brilliant blends and other eureka moments to highlight and show off; we are counting down the days until him, DJ Apsara, Terence C & Alan_Tand take on the decks and bring in the new year!
JIRO KL: 61-1, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL. BUY TICKETS HERE: events.ubertickets.my/jironye RSVP call 011 3916 9629
12. New Year’s Eve Countdown Party with Fireworks at Crystal
Ring in the New Year under the stars as 600 shots of fireworks hosted by The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur light up the city's skyline.
Renowned for being the longest fireworks in the city at 10 minutes, dance the night away under the stars as DJs Q, Dora and Felix T light up the night with great music, setting the scene to a spectacular countdown. Private tables and cabanas are available for group reservations, with a minimum spend.
THE ST REGIS KL: Jalan Stesen Sentral, KL: 9pm onwards. RM95+ per person including one selected drink. Call 03-2727 1111
And Finally The Fringes of Petaling Jaya and Sunway City for New Years Eve 2018
12. Glowtopia Festival at Sunway Lagoon
New Year’s eve is about to get GLOWINGLY WILD this December 31st at Sunway Lagoon: Surf Beach from 7pm till midnight. Happening for the very first time in Malaysia, Glowtopia Festival is considered to be Malaysia’s largest glow in the dark festival. The crazily fun New Year’s eve night is bound to incorporate a number of glow in the dark activities that will keep the participants awe-struck all night long.
One of the festival’s most striking activities is the 300 ft Blacklight Slide featured in the festival all the way from the USA, that will be accessible for the participants to enjoy the whole night, where they will get to slide all night long and land in a pool of GLOW The fun doesn’t end here, the festival will also feature a “Glow Battle Zone” for the participants to have a large glow in the dark fight that is team based. Imagine a great glow in the dark paint ball game. Just remember to come to the festival prepared with your teams’ names and fun fighting spirit.
While the night is bound to stay young at Glowtopia Festival, the participants dance their 2018 sorrows away the moment DJ Alexis get on stages and brings the house down with her banging jams. Connect with the other Glowtopians through glow in the dark activities, enjoy the best food trucks in KL and finally witness a MAGNIFICENT fireworks countdown show to make their 2019 unforgettable. Still thinking where to spend your new year’s eve night? LOOK NO FURTHER!
SUNWAY LAGOON: Bandar Sunway, Subang. Ticket Price: RM138 (Early Glow) | RM158 (Normal Glow) | RM188 (Door Glow) *All tickets come with UV water-based paint and LED glasses. Tickets available at https://airasiaredtix.com/neon_nyc_2017
13. Cheering the New Year at The Roof, Bandar Utama, PJ
Looking to ring in 2019 with a spectacular view of fireworks at the bar on top of infinity grassed helipad? Featuring DJ Kruger and MC Black with best of R&B, hip hop and EDM tunes.
STRATOSPHERE @ THE ROOF PJ: Sky Level, 1 First Avenue, Bandar Utama, PJ. RSVP: Cover Charge – RM100 inc of 2 drinks / Online Booking https://www.galactix.asia/nye-ultimate-party or call 03-8605 3388
14. Viva La Play at Play
Dance your way into 2019 at Viva La Play NYE Countdown Party! Expect an impeccable blend of R&B, Hip Hop, EDM mash up featuring DJ Def, Kenji & MC Ruff on the decks. Featuring our signature thematic showtime with surprise guest performances to usher in the countdown with champagne toast, photo booth, dancers & many more! z
PLAY @ THE ROOF PJ: Sky Level, 1 First Avenue, Bandar Utama, PJ. RSVP: Cover Charge – RM100 inc of 2 drinks / or call - 03 8605 3388 / 013 270 3111
15. Daydream New Year's Eve 2019 (NYE Edition)
Join them as they usher in 2019 at the DÅYDREÅM New Year Countdown party on the Rooftop of New World Hotel PJ. With a 360degrees unobstructed view of Kuala Lumpur and PJ, a spectacular fireworks display, state of the art sound and lighting rigs. And your DJs for the night, Armin, Eva, Farid, Helmie, J-Sun, Ju-C and Kuma. Along with Tablacadabra on percussions and live saxophonist.
NEW WORLD PETALNG JAYA: Paradigm, 1 Jalan SS 7/26A, Kelana Jaya, PJ. 5pm onwards.. More details or RSVP. Whatsapp to 013-330 7770 /014-666 3338.
16. Neon Countdown in Sepang
The Countdown has begun. Grab your tickets and join the Neon Countdown #NEONcountdown, December 31 at the Sepang Circuit. Dance your way into the New Year with W&W, Maurice West, TNT aka Technoboy 'N' Tuneboy and Dimatik, with Malaysia's finest artist Chukiess & Whackboi, Bass Agents and many more!
SEPANG CIRCUIT: Jalan Pekeliling, KLIA, Sepang, Selangor. Tickets : https://bit.ly/2OYWXp