The Top Gay New Year Events and Escapes

New Year celebrations not to be missed this year include the return of the epic Masterbeat weekend in Los Angeles to the more intimate First Light Festival in PTown! From Amsterdam to Sydney, here are our editors top top gay New Year parties and events.

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White Party Puerto Vallarta New Years Edition

Industry Puerto Vallarta New Years Edition

From: Dec. 27.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Gay Puerto Vallarta New Years Edition - Celebrate the arrival of the new year with Industry Night club.

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Freedom New Year Festival Maspalomas

Freedom New Year Festival Maspalomas

From: Dec. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Freedom New Year Festival in Maspalomas promises to be Europe's hottest Winter Festival with a 5 days of fun in the sun, the perfect way to welcome the new year.
Gay New Years Eve Key West

Gay New Years Eve Key West

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Jan. 01.2023
Celebrate a Gay New Years Eve Key West style at the Shoe Drop, the official countdown to the new year on Bourbon Street with amazing shows and after parties

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Christmas and New Year in Taipei

Christmas and New Year in Taipei

From: Nov. 11.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Celebrate Christmas without the cold in the stunning city of Taipei and be one of the first to see the New Year during a spectacular firework celebration
Christmas in Chicago, Gay events, Christmas Markets and New Year Fireworks

Christmas in Chicago Gay events Christmas Markets and New Year Fireworks

From: Nov. 11.2022 - To: Jan. 09.2023
Christmas in Chicago Gay events Christmas Markets and New Year Fireworks Lots to do over the holidays in the windy City
Christmas and New Year in Boston

Christmas and New Year in Boston

From: Nov. 18.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Christmas and New Year in Boston is a festive and magical occasions with the city transformed into a wonderland of lights and decorations
Christmas & New Year in Lisbon

Christmas & New Year in Lisbon

From: Nov. 21.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Come to Lisbon for some Festive fun and wish all those hot Portuguese guys a Feliz Natal (Merry Christmas) and Feliz Ano Novo (Happy New Year)! Lisbon is a city full of traditions, and those traditions come alive even more in the lead up to Christmas and New Year.
Seville Christmas and New Year

Seville Christmas and New Year

From: Nov. 25.2022 - To: Jan. 06.2023
Seville has a rich historical heritage and a unique mix of cultural influences, making its Christmas celebrations some of the most unique in Southern Europe. The streets of Seville fill with beautiful Nativity scenes, musical choirs or "Campanilleros", bustling Christmas Markets and more
Malaga Christmas Lights Markets and New Year Celebrations

Malaga Christmas Lights Markets and New Year Celebrations

From: Nov. 26.2022 - To: Jan. 10.2023
Malaga celebrates Christmas with some of Europe's most spectacular light displays, charming Christmas Markets and mild December afternoons, perfect for exploring its historical attractions
Valencia Christmas and New Year

Valencia Christmas and New Year

From: Nov. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 06.2023
Valencia is the perfect escape for those looking to celebrate a Christmas full of traditions while enjoying mild Mediterranean temperatures, superb cuisine, vibrant nightlife and a fairytale atmosphere
Rio The New World New Year's Festival

Rio The New World New Year's Festival

From: Dec. 27.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
The New World (TNW) is one of Brazil's biggest party promoters (formerly The Week) and brings the biggest parties to Rio for an epic Gay New Year celebration
White Party Puerto Vallarta New Years Edition

Industry Puerto Vallarta New Years Edition

From: Dec. 27.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Gay Puerto Vallarta New Years Edition - Celebrate the arrival of the new year with Industry Night club.
Mantamar's Gay New Year's Eve Circuit Event

Mantamar's Gay New Year's Eve Circuit Event

From: Dec. 27.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Puerto Vallarta is one of the best places to celebrate a gay new year. Over the past decade, Mexico's No one gay resort has developed to become one of the leading circuit destinations.
WE NYF Madrid - Xlsior

WE NYF Madrid Xlsior

From: Dec. 28.2022 - To: Dec. 28.2022
Kickstart your New Year's Eve celebrations early as Xlsior brings its circuit vibe to the annual We Party New Year Festival
We Party New year Festival

We Party New year Festival

From: Dec. 28.2022 - To: Jan. 01.2023
We Party New year Festival is a 7 day celebration featuring the biggest DJs and Circuit Parties to celebrate Christmas and New Year in Madrid, Spain.
Freedom New Year Festival Maspalomas

Freedom New Year Festival Maspalomas

From: Dec. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Freedom New Year Festival in Maspalomas promises to be Europe's hottest Winter Festival with a 5 days of fun in the sun, the perfect way to welcome the new year.
Rio Pool Party

Rio - New Years Pool Party

From: Dec. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Rio is home to one of the biggest New Year celebrations in the world and the gay Revolution new year pool party is world famous.
Sunland New Year Circuit Festival Mexico City

Sunland New Year Circuit Festival Mexico City

From: Dec. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Celebrate the arrival of the New Year in Mexico City with the Sunland Circuit Weekend by Jubileo
Dreamland Festival Miami, New Year's Eve

Dreamland Festival Miami, New Year's Eve

From: Dec. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Miami Beach circuit wars are about to begin as Dreamland comes to town to shake things up and bring a new level of opulence to Miami Beach.
White Party Bangkok

White Party Bangkok

From: Dec. 29.2022 - To: Jan. 01.2023
WHITE PARTY BANGKOK is poised to be Asia's largest gay Music Festival this New Year!
Masterbeat Los Angeles New Years Festival

Masterbeat Los Angeles New Years Festival

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Jan. 01.2023
Masterbeat Los Angeles is one of the largest New Years Eve Circuit events in the world. Over 4,000 people & a stunning 10 min countdown at the Myan Theatre.
WE NYF Madrid Forever Tel Aviv

WE NYF Madrid Forever Tel Aviv

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Dec. 30.2022
Tel Aviv takes over Madrid's Massive La Riviera club as part of a weekend of epic parties to celebrate the New Year
Papa Party Maspalomas

Papa Party Maspalomas

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Dec. 30.2022
Celebrate New Year's in the sun and escape a cold NYE in Europe in Maspalomas as the PAPA party boys strip down to their speedos as part of the Freedom Maspalomas NYE weekend celebrations
Treta Festa Rio de Janeiro

Treta Festa Rio de Janeiro

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Dec. 30.2022
Treta is one of Rio's most popular pop-up gay parties, attracting young gay guys from Rio and beyond with different theme nights and events
B:East Party Berlin New Year Special

B:East Party Berlin New Year Special

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Dec. 30.2022
B:East Party Berlin presents "Homecoming", a New Year Spectacular featuring two floors of music with some of the world's top DJs.
Horse Meat Disco Los Angeles

Horse Meat Disco Los Angeles

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Dec. 30.2022
Horse Meat Disco is one of the biggest gay exports from the UK, and the legendary party returns to Los Angeles for a one-night special event
First Light Provincetown - New Year's Eve Festival

First Light Provincetown New Year's Eve Festival

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Provincetown comes alive one last time with New Year’s revelers before settling into the winter season. Restaurants, shops, bars, clubs will all be open.
EJoy Réveillon New Years Eve Florianopolis

EJoy Reveillon New Years Eve Florianopolis

From: Dec. 30.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
EJoy Réveillon New Years Eve Florianopolis Celebrate the new year's arrival in the beautiful Brazilian beach resort of Florianopolis
Papa Party Torremolinos

Papa Party Torremolinos

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
One of the world's biggest names in Circuit Parties comes to Torremolinos as Eliad Cohen brings his Papa Party to Spain.
Barcelona New Year's Eve Nochevieja

Barcelona New Year's Eve Nochevieja

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Barcelona's Nochevieja is a massive New Year's Eve spectacular that takes over the famous Avinguda Maria Cristina with a spectacular show, stunning fireworks and a celebratory atmosphere.
WE NYF Madrid New Year's Eve Massive Main Party

WE NYF Madrid New Year's Eve Massive Main Party

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Nothing says Party like a "WE PARTY" in Madrid, the ultimate way to celebrate the arrival of the new year in the Spanish capital.
Matrix Torremolinos New Years Eve Noche Vieja

Matrix Torremolinos New Years Eve Noche Vieja

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Start your new year with a big bang, Matrix Style, in Torremolinos, one of Spain's most popular gay destinations.
DILF Manchester New Years' Eve Spectacular

DILF Manchester New Years' Eve Spectacular

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate the start of the new year with all your hot and hairy buff and beary friends at the annual DILF Manchester New Year spectacular
Unite Party - New York New Year's Eve

Unite Party New York New Year's Eve

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Are you ready to celebrate New Year in Style? Prepare to party as Unite takes over HK Hall in Hell's Kitchen for a party to knock your socks into 2022!
La Leche Mexico City Circuit Event

La Leche Mexico City Circuit Event

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate New Year's Eve in Mexico City at one of the world's leading circuit events, Matinee's Temple of La Leche
Joy Réveillon Party New Year's Eve - XLsior Edition

Joy Réveillon Party New Year's Eve XLsior Edition

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate New Year's Eve in style at one of Rio's most anticipated parties as the magic of Mykonos makes its way to Brazil with the Xlsior Party
Rio New Years Eve

Reveillon Rio New Year's Eve

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate Rio Reveillon,New Year's Eve in one of the hottest destinations in the world, Join 2.5 million people for the largest beach party in the world.
Réveillon New Years Celebrations in São Paulo

Reveillon New Years Celebrations in Sao Paulo

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Jan. 02.2023
Over the past decade, New Year's Eve celebrations in São Paulo have become more elaborate, with spectacular fireworks, gala dinners and gay after-parties ensuring you will greet the new year in style or with a bang!
Rome Capodanno New Year Gay Circuit Spectacular

Rome Capodanno New Year Gay Circuit Spectacular

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate the new year's arrival in The Eternal City as Rome's top two party producers unite to produce Capodanno 2023, a unique New Year Event.
Chicago, NYE Countdown with Hydrate

Chicago NYE Countdown with Hydrate

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Chicago boys celebrate New Years Eve with a bang, and there's no bigger bang than the NYE countdown at Hydrate
Gate Party, Milan Circuit Event

Gate Party Milan NYE Circuit Event

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Gate Party is Milan's leading gay circuit event, attracting hundreds of hot guys from across Italy. The pop-up party takes place during special events and holiday weekends.
Sydney GayM New Years Eve Party

Sydney GayM New Years Eve Party

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Wave farewell to another year done & dusted at Sydney’s Largest Superclub, HOME The Venue, presented by GayM Entertainment
OMG Prague Autumn Edition

OMG Prague Party

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Get ready to dance all night long as the OMG party returns to Prague for its fist ever New Years Eve event.
New Year's Eve at The Manor, Fort Lauderdale

New Year's Eve at The Manor Fort Lauderdale

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Fort Lauderdale is the perfect place to start your new year with hot guys, hot weather and a hot party at The Manor, Wilton Manors!
San Diego Massive NYE Party

San Diego Massive NYE Party

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Experience the biggest gay NYE party in San Diego in style with hundreds of hot guys from San Diego and beyond!
Gibus Paris New Years Eve Spectacular

Gibus Paris New Years Eve Spectacular

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate the arrival of the New Year in the City of Love and start your 2023 with a bang at the Gibus Party
Boston Gay NYE Circuit Party - Catch 22

Boston Gay NYE Circuit Party Legacy

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate New Year's arrival in style at Boston's biggest gay party of the year at the Catch 22 NYE party
Gay Sydney New Years Eve Party

Gay New Years Eve Sydney

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
"Sophisticated" is the name of the ultimate gay new years eve Sydney celebration in Circular Quay with stunning firework views, amazing service & VIP style!
Sydney NYE in the Park, Poof Doof Jamboree

Sydney NYE in the Park Poof Doof Jamboree

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Bringing future forward sounds and high energy extravaganzas to New Years Eve In The Park is the one and only POOF DOOF JAMBOREE!
Fresh Pool Party NYE Edition São Paulo

Fresh Pool Party NYE Edition Sao Paulo

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Fresh is the "Best Pool Party Made in Brazil" and is the ultimate way to celebrate the arrival of the new year in São Paulo
Gay New Years Eve Puerto Vallarta

Will Gorges Presents Gay New Years Eve Puerto Vallarta

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Gay New Years Eve Puerto Vallarta, Celebrate in Vallarta style at the NYE PVR with special parties at the Oscars by promoter Will Gorges
Flash Club New Years Eve Brussels

Flash Club New Years Eve Brussels

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate the arrival of the New Year at one of Brussels' most famous club nights, "Flash"
GPS Los Angeles, New Years Eve Event

GPS Los Angeles New Years Eve Event

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
An opulent night of fun, music, hot guys and more awaits visitors to Los Angeles for the GPS new year celebrations.
Gay New Years Eve Key West

Gay New Years Eve Key West

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Jan. 01.2023
Celebrate a Gay New Years Eve Key West style at the Shoe Drop, the official countdown to the new year on Bourbon Street with amazing shows and after parties
Human Buenos Aires

Human Buenos Aires

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Human Club is a popular pop-up party night in Crobar, playing the best Pop & Electro Hits and held during special weekends and holidays
Portland Lumbertwink Slumbertwink

Portland Lumbertwink

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Portland Lumbertwink Slumbertwink Hop on the photo bed and pose for the photographer, dance to the beats of the DJ's and party with 100's of guys
Pitbull Toronto New Year's Eve

Pitbull Toronto New Years Eve

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate the New Year's arrival in Toronto with the Pitbull NYE special, another legendary event from the hottest party in the city
Daddy Ersin brings you an amazing way to say goodbye to 2021 in Dallas with the RAM Dallas NYE event.

RAM Party Dallas New Year's Eve Gay Circuit Event

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Daddy Ersin brings you an amazing way to say goodbye to the year in Dallas with the RAM Dallas NYE event.
HIM New Years Eve

HIM New Years Eve

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
H.I.M, the international Ciricut party made famous in Antwerp hosts its annual New Years Eve Party. Start the new year with a bang!
Ruff Vancouver Circuit Event

Ruff Vancouver Circuit Event

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Ruff Vancouver is a dance party for MEN featuring local and international DJs and Gogo Dancers of all ages, bringing together both the Vanilla and Kink communities.
Loveball Vienna

Loveball Vienna

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Loveball hosts some epic parties for Halloween and NYE. Their events are a sell out success in Vienna.
Garcons On the Top, Marriott Budapest Summer Edition

Garcons NYE at Marriott Budapest

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Garcons brings the biggest parties to Budapest and their gay party at the Marriott ballroom is the hottest ticket in town.
Bordello New Years Eve 2018

Bordello New Years Eve Lausanne

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Bordello Switzerland's leading gay circuit party returns to Lausanne for the annual New Year's Eve celebrations at the Mad Club
La Leche Sao Paulo

La Leche Sao Paulo

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate New Year's Eve in Sao Paulo with La Leche, the Most Fashionable Gay party in Brazil
White Party Bangkok NYE Countdown

White Party Bangkok NYE Countdown

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Celebrate the start of the new year with all of your friends, old and new, at the most epic gay Countdown Show in Asia
Hoerenbal Amsterdam

Hoerenbal Amsterdam

From: Dec. 31.2022 - To: Dec. 31.2022
Hoerenbal is Amsterdam's most outrageous party, held at Club Church during some of the year's biggest celebrations.
White Party Main Event Bangkok New Year Spectacular

White Party Main Event Bangkok New Year Spectacular

From: Jan. 01.2023 - To: Jan. 01.2023
The White Party Bangkok is one of the world's biggest gay NYE celebrations. The party culminates with "The Main Event", a genuinely spectacular White Party with world-class DJs and stunning production
Sunrise Alegria New Years Day

Sunrise Alegria New Years Day

From: Jan. 01.2023 - To: Jan. 01.2023
Experience the world-renowned vibe at Ric Sena’s daytime rooftop party, Alegria's Sunrise at Hudson Terrace in Hell’s Kitchen on New Year´s Day.
WE NYF Madrid - New Year's Day Massive Main Party

WE NYF Madrid New Year's Day Massive Main Party

From: Jan. 01.2023 - To: Jan. 01.2023
Start your 2023 with a party! The WE New Year's Day party runs for 8 hours of non-stop music, hot guys and a fantastic atmosphere
THICK ‘N’ JUICY Melbourne

THICK ‘N’ JUICY NYD Melbourne

From: Jan. 01.2023 - To: Jan. 01.2023
Thick ‘N’ Juicy produces some of Australia's hottest gay circuit parties and are celebrated during big events and seasonal holidays.
New Year's Day Block Party, San Francisco

New Year's Day Block Party San Francisco

From: Jan. 01.2023 - To: Jan. 01.2023
The Great Northern and Space Cowboys are back with SF's biggest block party on New Year's Day. It's A New Day & Breakfast of Champions.
La Demence New Years Party

La Demence New Year Party

From: Jan. 01.2023 - To: Jan. 01.2023
La Demence is Europe’s premier clubbing night and is held in Brussels at regular intervals throughout the year. The La Demence New Years Party is legendary.
Angels New Year's Eve in Shanghai

Angel’s NYE Shanghai

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Angel’s NYE Shanghai is the Annual New Year's Eve Circuit Party in Shanghai's legendary Icon Club. It is one of the largest gay festivals in Asia.
Friends for Life Memphis

Friends for Life Memphis

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Each year the Friends for Life Corporation celebrates the arrival of the new year in Style in Memphis.
Taipei New Year's Eve White Ball

Taipei New Year's Eve White Ball

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Taipei New Year's Eve White Ball Formosa, Taipei's leading gay event organizer brings the circuit vibe back to Taipei for a New Year's even night to remember.

Matinee Paris New Year Festival

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Gay New Years Eve in Paris, the Matinee NYE Festival, a 3 day event featuring the "Pervert" and "La Leche" parties at the most iconic venues in the city.

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