Can you believe that we’re approaching the end of December already? What a year 2019 has been. But guess what? We bet better things awaits in 2020!
What better way to conclude the year with a bang! So in order to ensure we end 2019 on a high note, Hype Malaysia has picked out a list of hot places to be, this coming new year’s eve:
1. Sunway “New Year’s Eve 2020 Countdown” @ Sunway Velocity Mall
Back at it again with their New Year’s Eve 2020 Countdown Party, the Sunway Velocity party will feature a lane filled with tasty food trucks and fun filled carnival games as soon as early as 5:30 pm. At 10pm, be ready to party as a concert will be held featuring some of the best in local talent, before finishing off the night with some an amazing display of fireworks. Oh, did we forgot to mention that there is no entrance fee?
However, if you spend over RM800 in 4 or less receipts, you’ll receive a pair of VIP passes that grants you and a plus 1 access to a VIP standing zone to get the better view on the amazing fireworks.
Time: 5:30pm onward (food) & 10pm onward (concert & firework)
2. Heineken’s “Holiday Troubles” New Year’s Eve Countdown party @ TREC
If you want to start 2020 with a bang, then Heineken’s “Holiday Troubles” campaign might just be the party that you are looking for. The campaign aims to bring a fresh new perspective to people by celebrating the unfortunate mishaps in the festive season.
The campaign will then be accumulated into a New Year’s Eve countdown party that will be happening at TREC. Featuring musical performance by DJs Jhin and BATE, the countdown shows will blend seamlessly around Heineken’s newest celebration piece, the Heineken® Star Tower.
Biggest Rooftop Party @ TREC
Also happening at TREC will be a rooftop party at Elements. Said to house the biggest rooftop bar, visitors will get to experience a splendid view of Kuala Lumpur’s fireworks when the clock strikes 12 midnight. From Christmas eve till New Year’s eve, local and celebrity DJs will be there to keep the party going.
Psst, ladies will get a first free drink per entry (between 20th – 30th December) so gather your gal pals 😉
Time: 9pm to 12am
Date: 24th till 31st December 2019
3. “XMAS & New Year’s Eve Countdown” @ The Square, Jaya One
Prepare for a night of partying at The Square, Jaya One, where they are celebrating both Christmas and New Year’s Eve countdowns. Happening on the 24th and 31st December 2019, be charmed by live DJ performance from beautiful artists DJ Joleen and DJ Jodie. There will also be fire shows, live bands, snow party and so much more when you visit one of Petaling Jaya’s newest and hottest late night hub.
Time: 6:30pm to 1am
4. KidZania’s “Family & Friends New Year Countdown” @ KidZania KL
If you prefer to spend your New Year’s Eve in a more family friendly environment, then look no further than KidZania Kuala Lumpur with their New Year Countdown. Filled with fun kid-friendly games such as Balloon Pop Charades, Cookie Challenge and many more, the party will also have several role-playing activities, where children can learn from AirAsia Flight Simulator, Tourism Malaysia Tourist Information Centre and several others.
Tickets for the party can be purchase at Eventbrite, PouchNATION or Directly at KidZania Kuala Lumpur ticketing counter. Tickets are priced at RM100 for 4 or RM35 for 1 advance tickets. Tickets purchased on event day will be RM50 for each.
Time: 6:30pm to 12am
5. The Joke Factory’s “New Year’s Eve 2020” show @ Publika Shopping Mall
Laugh out loud as Malaysia’s stand-up comedy legend, Harith Iskander, and friends will make the hours before midnight pass by in a flash. Audiences will be entertained with killer jokes and stories all night long at The Joke Factory in Publika Shopping Centre. Tickets can be booked at the link here or call them at 013-5231491.
6. Countdown 2020 Food Festival @ Plaza Arkadia, Desa ParkCity
Foodies of Malaysia, this one is for you. Filled with food, drinks and more yummy stuff, the event promises a car park filled with a dizzying array of cuisines featuring a variety of food stalls for you to enjoy all night long. Happening from 28th to the 31st of December 2019 from 3pm to 12am, the festival is sure to draw in crowds that are looking for more meat in their New Year’s Eve celebration.
7. “2020 V YOU Dare To Care” @ Mega Star Arena, Viva Home.
Going back to the wilder side of things, why not celebrate the end of the decade at one of the best clubs in town. Hosted by Big Camp Group and presented by VIVO, the group would like to invite all Malaysians who like live performances to the party.
Priced at RM10 for the entrance fee, the money will go to a good cause as it will be donated to Persatuan Insan Istimewa. There will be games, food, dance performances and a photo competition, where people will stand a chance to bring home their very own Vivo Smartphone. So if you want to party while doing something good along the way, you might want to check this out.
Time: 8pm to 12am
8. New Year Countdown 2020 @ ACME Bar + Coffee
In terms of firework displays, few are as spectacular as the one that will be happening at KLCC. So why not grab one of the best seats in town at ACME Bar + Coffee, from their private terrace that is just next to KLCC park. Leading up to the fireworks will be a series of activities, along with plenty of foods and drink for you to enjoy. Book your favourite tables now at RM129 per person.
9. “Fireworks In The Sky” @ Resort World Genting
Why not end the year of 2019 on a high note (literally), at Resort World Genting, where they house some of the best clubs and cafes our shores have to offer. People who seek to end the year with partying can head right over to Zouk Genting. Occupying an entire level at SkyAvenue, expect a bewildering of games at RedTail and a symphony of killer tracks at Zouk Genting.
The nearby FUHU will also be featuring a special New Year’s Eve set menu that start at RM150 and will include a free entry to Zouk, a glass of Champagne and an exclusive spot to view fireworks at Zouk. What’s more, there will also be a “King Of Zouk” package that comes with a 3 feet high, 30L champagne bottle. Ticket price can be found here.
10. “Cloudera Festival NYE” @ Sunway Lagoon
They’re bigger, they’re better, and they’re back with the largest New Year’s Eve glow-in-the-dark music festival, at Sunway Lagoon. The Cloudora Festival boasts an international cast of renown DJs like Hook N Sling, Tori Levett and Woodland, alongside 20 or more food vendors for you to choose from. This will all lead up to a grand finale of a spectacular firework display at Malaysia’s biggest New Year’s eve party.
11. Dinner In The Sky Malaysia: Santa In The Sky
Have you ever dreamt of flying on Santa’s Sleigh? Hop on and get ready to be wowed with exciting fireworks. As part of Dinner In The Sky’s promo, Santa In The Sky is an approximate 1-hour session that include an exclusive 3-course meal, free flow of wine, New Year’s celebration kit and a special 2020 takeaway gift.
P/s: Santa told us that there’s going to be enchanting surprise in the sky at midnight (during the New Year countdown at 12am).
You may check out our previous review here.
Booking Link: www.dinnerinthesky.my
12. Lounge In The Sky Malaysia
If you want to countdown in the sky and celebrate the new year at a rooftop party, then Lounge In The Sky at Elements Kuala Lumpur in TREC is the place to be. A welcome drink and small bites will be presented upon arrival. While experiencing Lounge In The Sky, you’ll get to enjoy free flow of champagne with your canapes. There will also be live performances while you absorb KL’s city view.
P/s: Those who purchase Lounge In The Sky will also get free entry to the rooftop party at Elements plus a free cocktail.
Booking Link www.elements.my.