The FREE festivities kick off mid-afternoon at Pembroke Mall with family entertainment throughout the mall including magicians, jugglers, a children’s countdown and balloon drop at 5 pm. Beginning at 2 pm, join the fun inside the Mall with magicians, jugglers, arts and crafts and a Mad Science workshop station. Free for all and family friendly! It all leads to the countdown and balloon drop to Ring in the New Year inside the Mall at 5 pm!
The fun continues at Virginia Beach Town Center’s Fountain Plaza with DJ Julz Gat Street Party in the Plaza and novelty entertainment from 6 pm until 8:30 pm with live music following until midnight. Opener Bennett Wales and the Relief kick off the party at the Countdown Stage on Columbus Street. Headlining the Countdown Stage on Columbus Street will be a memorable performance by The Deloreans as the beach ball drops to ring in 2020!
All activities and entertainment are free and open to the public, with food and adult beverages available for purchase. A separate, ticketed VIP Party hosted by the Central Business District Association will be held stage side in a heated tent, providing VIP guests with the best views of the festivities! For more VIP Party ticket info, visit http://lastnightonthetown.com
Town Center and Pembroke merchants, hotels and restaurants will offer New Year’s Eve rates and specials. For more information on rates and specials, visit http://lastnightonthetown.com
Free parking will be available for all attendees in the Town Center garages, with overflow parking at Pembroke Mall.
Alcoholic beverages are not permitted into the event but food, beer and wine will be available for purchase in the Countdown Square. Guests must be at least 21 years of age with a valid photo ID to purchase and /or consume alcoholic beverages. For the safety of all, Event Security may screen persons and search bags of guests that are entering the event. Beverage proceeds benefit Virginia Legends Walk.
Check these hotels for special rates when making your reservation!
Hotels outside of Town Center will run shuttles to and from the event throughout the night.
|The Virginia Beach Westin at Town Center
|4535 Commerce St Virginia Beach, VA 23462||757.557.0550|
|Hilton Garden Inn at Town Center||252 Town Center Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23462||757.326.6200|
|Crowne Plaza Virginia Beach Town Center||4453 Bonney Rd Virginia Beach, VA 23462||757.473.1700|
|The Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Norfolk Conference Center||5655 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462||757.499.4400|
|Hyatt Place Virginia Beach Town Center||335 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA 23462||757.431.7000|
A number of Pembroke and Town Center restaurants will be offering New Year’s Eve specials. Contact each restaurant for more information.
TWIST: Twist will be holding a ticketed entry only event. $60 per person or $100 for two tickets. Passed hors d’oeuvres all night and a champagne toast at midnight for each guest. Drink specials will run all night long…begins at 8pm.
YARDHOUSE: Special promotions for New Year’s Eve. Regular Late Night Happy Hour specials, including half price appetizers from 10pm to close. Party favors and hats for the occasion. Midnight Beer Toast for all guests over 21 years of age when the Beach Ball Drops.
TUPELO HONEY: Spend New Year’s Day at Tupelo Honey with their famous brunch from 9 AM – 4 PM and $3 Bloody Mary’s all day!
RUTH’S CHRIS: Make reservations for NYE dinner at Ruth’s Chris Steak House. Open from 4 PM – Midnight on NYE. Call 757-995-7878
Many of the Town Center and Pembroke Mall retailers are offering New Year’s Eve specials during Last Night on the Town. Stop in at the stores below for special offers.
Special parking for disabled individuals is available. These spaces are reserved for vehicles displaying state-issued (any state) disability placards or license plates. These spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Accessible restrooms will be available. Service animals trained to assist disabled persons will be allowed into the event.
Ride share pick-up and drop-off locations will be located in the shopping center parking lots along Constitution Drive.
Our primary goal is to create a safe and secure environment for all event attendees. To ensure this, there will be on-site security provided by local police. If you’re experiencing any problems whatsoever, locate an event staff member or police officer.
WE HAVE A ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY TOWARD VIOLENCE OF ANY TYPE. ANY INCIDENTS WILL BE ADDRESSED BY THE CITY OF VIRGINIA BEACH POLICE DEPARTMENT AND EVENT SECURITY. ANY PERSONS INVOLVED IN FIGHTING OR VIOLENT ACTS WILL BE REMOVED FROM SITE AND/OR ARRESTED, NO EXCEPTIONS
Stay safe! Book a room at one of the nearby hotels, or call for a ride home:
Black and White Cab – 757.855.7528
All City Cab Company – 757.428.8294
Yellow Cab of Virginia Beach – 757.460.0605
Alba Taxi – 757.425.2522
Eagle Taxi Cab – 757.705.2727
The Central Business District Association is hosting a stage-side, tented and heated VIP Party from 8:00 PM until Midnight. Let’s go back to the ’80s! Admission includes 2 drink tickets, cash bar, party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, access to VIP restrooms, great food, and fun, with premier viewing of the main stage and the Virginia Beach Ball Drop celebration. Tickets are $125 per person.
’80s costumes suggested. Prize for best dressed ’80s couple!
VIP guests must be 21 years or older. VIP catering provided by Catherine’s Catering. Event will be held rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable.
The Deloreans is a seasoned show band compromised of 6 distinct vocalists that cover the most memorable artists and nostalgic songs of the ’80s. Each band member is featured throughout the show, making this band’s most notable attribute its unmatched variety. The Deloreans are known for their dynamic ’80s costumes, unstoppable energy, and their ability to bring down the house EVERY time.
From small intimate weddings to city events drawing tens of thousands, the Deloreans have performed all over the East Coast since 2007. Not matter the size or venue, the Deloreans always leave the crowd chanting, “one more song!”
The Deloreans’ members are professional, seasoned performers. Collectively, they have performed in over 6 countries, for several heads of state, and for three sitting U.S. Presidents. With over 2,000 shows under their belts, their talent is finely tuned and their show is time-proven.
Get ready for the time of your life!
Bennett Wales & The Relief are a 5 -piece rock ‘n’ roll band from Virginia Beach, VA. Focusing heavily on making rock ‘n’ roll dangerous again, this energetic quintet introduces the new while carrying a torch of the old. BWTR released their freshman album, “Flood Without Water” in the fall of 2017. The band has shared the stage with a variety of notable acts including: Goo-Goo Dolls, All-American Rejects, Marcus King Band, Time Reynolds, and Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, among others. From playing the Blind of Back Bay Brewing in their hometown, to the festival plays such as Sweetwater420 Festival, Summercamp, and Mountain Music Festival, BWTR has worked to spread the gospel of rock ‘n’ roll across the nation. The band is currently in the midst of planning a tour in support of their new album due to release this fall.
|2:00PM – 4:45PM||Family Entertainment||Pembroke Mall||Magical Solutions will delight New Year’s revelers of ALL ages with roving entertainment and performances on several stages throughout the mall followed by a kids’ countdown and balloon drop at 5:00 PM. Kids can make their own New Year’s Eve party hats and favors.|
|4:45PM – 5:00PM||Kids’ Countdown to 2020 and Balloon Drop||Pembroke Mall||5…4…3…2…1… Happy New Year! Ring in the New Year at 5:00 PM with the kids’ countdown and balloon drop in Pembroke Mall. This is the largest event of its kind on the East Coast!|
|6:00PM – 8:30 PM||DJ Street Party in the Plaza||Town Center Fountain Plaza Stage||Join DJ Julz Gat for a great party with music, dancing and high energy light show.|
|5:00PM – 12:00AM||Town Center Merchant & Restaurant Specials||Town Center||Shop and dine at Town Center while enjoying New Year’s Eve discounts and specials.|
|8:00PM – 12:00AM||Food & Beverage Sales||Countdown Square||Food, beer and wine will be available for purchase in Countdown Square. ID required.|
|8:00PM – 12:00AM||CBDA VIP Party – BACK TO THE ’80s||Stage Side Tent||The Central Business District Association is hosting a stage-side, tented and heated VIP Party from 8:00 PM until Midnight. BACK TO THE ’80s! Admission includes 2 drink tickets, cash bar, party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, access to VIP restrooms, food, fun, and premier viewing of the main stage and Virginia Beach Ball Drop celebration. Tickets will be available for purchase in December. ’80s costumes suggested. Costume contest and prize for best dressed ’80s couple.
VIP guests must be 21 years or older. VIP catering provided by Catherine’s Catering. Tickets are non-refundable. For more VIP Party ticket info, visit http://www.lastnightonthetown.com/
|9:00PM – 10:15PM||Bennett Wales and the Relief||Countdown Square Stage||Live Music|
|10:30PM – 12:00AM||The Deloreans||Countdown Square Stage||Live Music|
|11:58PM – 12:00AM||Countdown and Virginia Beach Ball Drop||Countdown Square||Countdown as to New Years as Virginia Beach’s Beach Ball drops into Town Center to Ring in 2020!|
|12:00AM – 12:15AM||The Deloreans Encore||Countdown Square|
Schedule subject to change.