At New Year’s Eve, the whole of Vienna is given over to partying and dancing. Whether in a sophisticated ambience at the New Year’s Eve Ball at the Hofburg (Imperial Palace), an exclusive New Year’s Eve ride on the “Majestic Imperator” train – a palace on rails, at the New Year’s Eve gala in the town hall or at the largest open air party of Vienna, the New Year’s Eve path. Find below a compact summary of our highlights for a sparkling New Year’s in Vienna:
Have you ever dreamt of joining the most famous concert in the world? Listen to the Vienna Philharmonic in the premiere of the world-famous New Year’s Concert at the magnificent Musik Verein. The perfect way to finish 2019! For package details and rates please contact Mrs Susanne Elser!
The New Year’s Eve ball is the kick-off to the Viennese ball season. In imperial atmosphere, the Hofburg (Imperial Palace) – guests can expect a thrilling opening ceremony, culinary delicacies and an entertainment program with first-class artists of the Austrian and international cultural scene, numerous renowned orchestras and bands. Definitely an unforgettable New Year’s Eve!
“Roll” into the New Year on the luxurious Majestic Imperator Train. A 5-course gala menu is served in imperial atmosphere. Just in time for midnight, the train stops at the Danube bridge, from where guests can experience the magnificent fireworks in front of the skyline of Vienna. From the dance waggon, one will listen and dance to the sound of the Danube Waltz.
Those who prefer to mix with the party people, find their right spot at the New Year’s path in the city centre of Vienna. From 2 pm until 2 am the old town is transformed in a huge party area. Numerous stations provide culinary delicacies, entertainment and waltz, operetta, rock, pop and DJ lines. A must-see is the so-called “Klassikmeile am Graben”, where Viennese dance schools offer waltz dance classes and the city centre is transformed into an open-air ballroom.