The 8 Best Bars to Celebrate the New Year in Georgia!

The Peach State is hosting some of the most epic New Year’s Eve parties you can find. Drink specials, live music, and festive food make the perfect sendoff to the past year. And if you know where to go, you can do it all in style. Say hello to the new year at one of these awesome bars to celebrate NYE in Georgia! 

1. The Porter Beer Bar, Atlanta, GA

Low-key and laid back, this beer bar in Little Five Points has its doors open until 2:30 a.m. New Year’s Eve, giving you one of the best places to party in the city. While they aren’t planning a lavish extravaganza, they do offer over 800 beers to choose from. You can also expect better-than-bar food since you can’t live off beer alone.

And this, although I never sit back here, is the magical pace that I love so much. @theporterbeerbar

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2. Bar.Food., Savannah, GA

How about a “Game of Thrones” themed NYE celebration? We’ve got it. Head to Savannah where Bar.Food. This pub has a great selection of beers on tap, delicious cocktails, wines, and even a Bloody Mary bar. Keep up with this event online as more details are released! 

3. The Blind Pig Parlour Bar, Atlanta, GA

Head on over to the Bling Pig Parlour Bar in Atlanta for a special New Year’s Eve event! Running from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m., enjoy a more intimate NYE experience at the Blind Pig. Your all-inclusive ticket includes an open bar, party favors, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and a champagne toast at midnight. 

4. Motorheads, McDonough, GA

Known for their karaoke scene and biker-friendly environs, Motorheads is one of the best places to be in the Atlanta metro for New Year’s Eve. The party starts at 9 p.m., giving you plenty of time to get your motor revvin’ for the final hours of 2017. They’ll have live music, food, and all the libations you need to make this NYE one for the books.

When you accidentally show up to #psychodevilles playing! 👊🏻🤘🏻☺️

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5. Northside Tavern, Atlanta, GA

As one of the city’s premier blues music venues, Northside Tavern won’t disappoint this New Year’s Eve. End your year with live music by Mudcat and special guests. It’s cozy, quaint, bluesy, artsy, and all the excitement you need as you head into 2018.

Welcome to ATL Jim-Bob. @monalisapasta

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6. Blind Willie’s, Atlanta, GA

Some of the best blues in Atlanta await you at Blind Willie’s. For $50, you can expect guaranteed seating for the live music show, plus a champagne toast and party favors for a night worth remembering. Doors open at 7 p.m. to give you plenty of party time.

Celebrating @kimberlyrudolph doing big things. 🎸

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7. The Earl, Atlanta, GA

There’s more to New Year’s Eve parties than Gatsby-era attire and fancy cocktails. Grab a seat at The Earl and enjoy an evening of live punk music as you rock into 2018. Doors open at 9 p.m., and tickets are $20 in advance ($25 if you wait until the last minute). 

Roxsonian performing tonight at #theearl with lead vocals by @mr_busch

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8. Terrapin Brewing Company, Athens, GA

Head on out to Athens and join the Terrapin Brewing Company for their Countdown to Downtown! This is the perfect option for an early start to celebration. This event will be held from 1-6 p.m. If you’re headed to a house party after your visit to the brewery, Terrapin is offering 10 percent off cases of beer! 

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