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The best New Year's Eve parties in London

From MK at the Brixton Academy to Trevor Nelson's Soul Nation and Hannah Wants at Ministry of Sound - here's London's ten best NYE parties.

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 27th Dec 2019

Looking to welcome in the New Year like a boss? Struggling to find a party worthy of seeing out the decade? Fancy having it large up in the big smoke but need some inspiration? Discontinue your search friend, we have got you covered.

We've sifted through some of the many fantastic New Year's Eve happenings taking place in England's Capital city on December 31st, and compiled them into one nifty little list to assist you in making that all important decision for where your big New's Eve in London event will take place.


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MK presents Area 10 NYE - O2 Academy Brixton

House and garage specialist, Marc Kinchen A.K.A. MK, is set to destroy dancefloors in Brixton this New Years Eve, with his Area 10 Party.

Joining him at Brixton's O2 Academy, punters can expect to see exemplary performances from a long list of renowned names alongside a complimentary host of artists set for big things in 2020. Appearing across 4 stages, the likes of Disciples, Weiss, Leftwing : Kody, Offaiah, KC Lights and many more, will commemorate the end of the decade in an unforgettable fashion.

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Breakin Science, Moondance, Raindance, Epidemik NYE 2019 - Great Suffolk Street Warehouse 

Four of London's most seasoned, drum n bass promoters have come together to throw what will be one of the best, bass rave experiences of the festive period. 

Breakin Science, Moondance, Raindance and Epidemik have combined forces to bring together a lineup that's really worth talking about. Taking place at London's Great Suffolk Street Warehouse, ticket holders can expect earth trembling sets from the likes of Brockie, Ego Trippin, Capital Punishment, Complex, Twista, The Ragga Twins, Decoy, IC3 and so many more. 

Trigger fingers at the ready.

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New Years Eve: After Glow Party - Cargo

Join Cargo's resident DJs this New Years Eve for a 9 hour After Glow party, in the trendy Shoreditch district.

Covering the best in pop, r&b and hip hop across two rooms, DJs Deepoz, Claw Diamont and Capital P will supply party vibes throughout, amplified through the monster in house sound system. If you're looking for a night of dancing, sprinkled with confetti, indulgent cocktails and elaborate performances, Cargo is where you need to be.

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Kisstory New Years Eve - IndigO2 

Serving up a night stocked full of oldskool anthems, Kisstory will provide a night of nostalgia to beat all others this December.

Seeing out 2019, some of the UK's most loved selectors including artists Justin Wilkes, DJ Swerve, Sam Supplier, Andrea Zara and infamous garage don's, DJ Pied Piper and MC DT, will all appear on stage throughout the night and into the early hours of 2020.

We are loving this, loving this, loving this line up. 

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Boogie NYE London - Secret Location 

For a truly unique and mind altering New years Eve, hit up Boogie Fests Boogie 2020 event on December 31st.

Promising the ultimate psychedelic experience, featuring the finest Psytrance and out of this world production, the event will see intense performances from the likes of Tromo, Archaic, Astral Labyrinth, Skowa Kaballa and more, over three stages at a yet to be disclosed, secret location. 

Rave your way into the coming decade at Boogie 2020.

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Trevor Nelson's Soul Nation New Years Eve - Omeara

Countdown to the new year with legendary BBC Radio 1 DJ, MBE Trevor Nelson.

Spinning the best in garage, r&b, hip hop and soulful house, the respected presenter and general music guru will entertain the masses in the shadow of the iconic Shard building this December. 

The MOBO award winner, spearhead of the Soul Nation brand, will cover all things old school, selecting tracks from 80's right through to the present. Joining the veteran on stage, punters will also see performances from a selection of the capitals best DJ's, hand selected by Trevor Nelson himself.

Word of warning - Last year's event sold out. Don't hesitate to secure you place on the dancefloor. 

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Cafe Mambo Ibiza Classics London New Years Eve - McQueen

World renown Ibizan brand, Cafe Mambo will host a New Years classics event to celebrate the the golden age of dance on the White Isle.

Taking place at Shoreditch's newly refurbished, multi room McQueen venue, those attendance will be gifted with an evening full of surprises. Live performers will litter the venue, highlighted by the next level spectacular production. 

If you're looking for a reminiscent New Years experience this year, Cafe Mambo Ibiza classics at McQueen London is where you need to be.

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20 20 Incoming with Rodney P and Skitz - The Goodness Brewing Company

Galang Promotions, Agent Squires & No Rest For The Wicked are going hard this New Years Eve, beginning 2020 with a bang. 

Bringing together a collective of some the UK's best resident DJs, from some of the UK's most popular venues and festivals, ticket holders can expect bangers spanning a multitude of genres, pumped through a top spec sound system, at a a 400 cap brewery location.

Join DJ Skitz and Rodney P, alongside Boomtown's Kaotik KartelRhi Spect B2B with Junior Buzz of Garage Splash and others, for a heavy start to the new year.

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Up On The Roof's NYE Disco with Nightmares On Wax - The Prince Of Wales

Esteemed house producer, serial crate digger and veteran figurehead of the dance music scene, Nightmares on Wax will appear at The Prince of Wales this New Years Eve, for his first performance with London's leading rooftop party throwers, Up On The Roof. Joining him on the night are supporting artists Rob AlldrittChris Wheatley, Mister Shiver Normski and the London Disco Society

Don your disco dancing attire this new years eve and head up onto the roof of London, for an all night end of year party extravaganza.

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NYE at Ministry of Sound

Head to the Ministry of Sound's flagship club in the capital on December 31st, for a high octane evening with DJ and bass connoisseur Hannah Wants.

Joining the renowned DJ, punters will see live performances from the likes of Radio 1 host, DJ Danny Howard, ALISHA, Barely Legal, Emerald, Fat Tony, Jess Bays, Just Geo, Klose One and Lucid to name but a select few.

For a New Years Eve brimming with energy, good vibes and banging tracks played through one of the UK's best sound systems, look no further. 

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Looking for something else? Skiddle has the UK's largest NYE guide with over 1200 events up and down the country - click here to take a look


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