We’re sure you don’t need reminding but, in case you forgot, last NYE was pretty bleak. We sat inside, toasted over Zoom and dreamt about being allowed to stand in a bar. Or even just leave the house. But New Year’s Eve is fast approaching. You need to have your tickets secured if you want to have a cracking start to the new year. So here are some of the best Leeds New Year’s Eve events to dance your way into 2022 at…
Circus of the Lost
Where: Beaver Works, Leeds
Circus of the Lost is the perfect New Year’s event to make up for last year. This massive underground blowout features circus performers, live bands, six unreal sound systems, fairground rides, fireworks, a bonfire and more across seven arenas. A lot to take in, we know. So whack on your best fancy dress and head over to Beaver Works for a night to remember. This extravagant event is selling fast and there are only a few second release tickets left. So snap up your tickets now to save yourself a few quid.
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New Year’s Eve at West Riding Refreshment Rooms
Where: West Riding Refreshment Rooms, Dewsbury
Busy club with people shouting each over one another not your vibe? If you’re willing to hop on a cheeky ten-minute train, West Riding Refreshment Rooms in Dewsbury is hosting a throwback New Year’s Eve party to celebrate 60s, 70s, 80s, disco and pop music. DJ Natalie will spin classics until 1 am so you can sing and dance your way into a happy new year. And did we mention it’s free entry? Free entry on New Year’s Eve? It’s too good of an offer to miss out on.
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New Year’s D’eve
Where: The Old Red Bus Station, Leeds
If “donate to charity more and dance more” are on your list of New Year’s resolutions, we’ve got the perfect event for you. At The Old Red Bus Station, Dman and Friends for an intimate New Year’s Eve with music spanning across many genres. This event is special as it’s to raise money for Sunshine and Smiles - Leeds Down Syndrome Network. The charity improves the lives and opportunities for children and young people with Down Syndrome, offering speech and language therapy, supporting the families and raising awareness for the genetic disorder. For immaculate vibes and a night (and early morning) full of fun, grab your tickets now.
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Glamorous Presents The New Year’s Eve Party
Where: Leeds West Indian Centre, Leeds
Blasting RnB, reggae, UK garage, dancehall, house, bass and more tasty tunes is Hotwaxx Sound, Hypa Crew, DJ Saf & Fidi Black, Nasty Boi and many more. This iconic venue is known for hosting the best underground raves the city has seen. With a strong community feel surrounded by others who just want to dance and appreciate the music, we can’t think of a better way to kick off a top new year. So grab your early bird discount ticket while you still can.
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New Year’s Eve with Danny Bond and friends
Where: Mint Warehouse, Leeds
Who wouldn’t want to toast to a fantastic 2022 in one of the UK’s best clubs? That’s what we thought. Head down to Mint Warehouse, a famous warehouse club that has been nominated for this year’s Best Large Club award in DJ Mag, for a New Year’s Eve to blow all other parties out the water. With lights in the ceiling and ground-level DJ decks, Mint strikes the perfect balance between an intimate feel and a raver's heaven. At such an iconic venue with so many top acts, this event will definitely sell out so snag your tickets now.
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NYE 2021 at Revolution Call Lane
Where: Revolution Call Lane, Leeds
Head over to the Exchange Quarter to the Revolution Call Lane for a night of spirited fun. With innovative cocktails, unreal vibes, and DJs cranking tunes until the early hours, what’s not to love? And with a variety of VIP booths, you design your night exactly how you want and kick off the new year exactly as you should - having the best time in a great bar turning up in the VIP section. And if you get there early, you can try some of their delicious comfort food to get your night off to the best start.
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New Year’s Eve Early Sessions at The Domino Club
Where: The Domino Club, Leeds
If you aren’t feeling the whole “regretting going out because you stayed out too late” routine this year (or if you are and need somewhere to start the party early), The Domino Club has a tasteful 18:00 - 21:00 NYE event. Everyone with a ticket is guaranteed a chair, table service and the opportunity to witness the silky smooth Dija Blue perform RnB and soul tunes with the occasional festive number. Tickets are limited so we recommend grabbing your tickets ASAP for a tasteful evening (or at least a tasteful start to the evening).
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Where: The Warehouse, Leeds
Legendary club The Warehouse will be showcasing some of the hottest DJs across three rooms this NYE. Acts such as Joe Hunt, Mark Howarth, Shaun Banger Scott, Marc Leaf, Graham Dixon and more will be playing banger after banger over the venue's unmatched sound system complemented by unreal lighting rigs. The Warehouse has a rich history of being one of the most important venues for house music, so it really is the perfect place to give a warm welcome to 2022 in. Grab your tickets, and we cannot stress this enough, now if you want to go. There are only a very small handful of tickets left and this will be the party of the year.
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Where: HiFi, Leeds
Hip hop, RnB, and 90s and noughties music is unrivalled. And HiFi Club knows this. So get down to HiFi Club this New Year's for the largest celebration of RnB and hip hop in the country. DJs blast all the artists you know and love including Tupac, Biggie, Outkast, Mary J Blige, Aaliyah, Wu-Tang, and so many more. Cali Love always sells out so cop your tickets now to make sure you get to the best party with the best tunes this NYE.
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New Year’s Eve at Cargo
Where: Cargo, Leeds
The newly established superclub Cargo is hosting its first-ever New Year’s Eve party. Witness history as this new club throws the party of the century sound tracked by house, club classics, RnB, hip hop, indie, and cheesy tunes across four rooms with a ground breaking sound system and mind-blowing lighting rigs. So get down to Cargo, dance the year away, make some memories, and maybe eleven find your new favourite club.
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Leeds is always cracking night out. And on New Year’s Eve, it’s only going to be better. With lots on from calm, early nights accompanied with live music to big blowouts with fairground rides and tunes thumping until 6 am, you’re sure to find something that’s right up your street.
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Check out our What's On Guide to discover even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.