New Years Eve: San Francisco and Northern California
Saturday 12/29 – Monday 12/31
Snowglobe Music Festival @ South Lake Tahoe
Lineup: Deadmau5 (Unhooked), Chromeo, Beats Antique, Laidback Luke, Madeon, Flosstradamus, Baauer, Clockwork, Chris Lake, Popeska, +more | Purchase Tickets
If your crew is up for the nearly 4-hour drive from the Bay to South Lake Tahoe, Snowglobe’s jam-packed lineup definitely ranks high on our list of places to be this NYE season. The diverse lineup includes just enough mainstream dance artists for their signature party flavors, but also focuses on more under-the-radar artists like Beats Antique, Chris Lake, and Popeska — rounding out to one epic weekend no matter your sub-genre of choice.
Friday 12/28 – Saturday 12/29
Wintersalt Music Festival @ Fort Mason
Lineup: Zedd, Dillon Francis, Paper Diamond, Diplo, DJ Shadow, Viceroy, +more | Purchase Tickets
Sticking around SF for New Year’s? Not to worry — thanks to EyeHeartSF, the first-ever edition of Wintersalt is bringing a packed roster of top names to Fort Mason during the first part of NYE weekend. Whether you’ve been waiting to hear the amazingness of Zedd’s “Clarity” tracks live, or to shoot off some “Bootleg Fireworks” with Dillon Francis, Wintersalt will have you covered.
POPNYE @ Oracle Arena (Oakland)
Lineup: Above & Beyond, Ferry Corsten, Dash Berlin, Andy Moor vs. Lange, W&W, Betsie Larkin | Purchase Tickets
Trance fans, we know right where you’ll be. With W&W‘s more progressive stylings rounding out Above & Beyond’s signature Group Therapy experience, plus Skills mainstays Dash Berlin and Ferry Corsten, POPNYE is on track to becoming the latest event marking Oakland’s Oracle Arena as a premier venue for dance music events.
Sea of Dreams NYE @ SF Concourse Exhibition Center
Lineup: Shpongle, The Glitch Mob, Trentemoller, +more | Purchase Tickets
For the fans whose taste lean more towards the underground, Anon Events and Sunset SF are bringing Shpongle, The Glitch Mob, and Trentemoller — among many others — to the Concourse Exhibition Center in SoMa. Expect an eclectic crowd — and of course, plenty of glowing jellyfish.
Full event list
Aly & Fila @ Ruby Skye | Purchase Tickets
Zeds Dead, Adventure Club @ The Warfield | Purchase Tickets
Steve Aoki @ The Warfield | Purchase Tickets
Steve Aoki afterparty@ Ruby Skye | Purchase Tickets
Morgan Page, DJ Dan @ Ruby Skye | Purchase Tickets
A-Trak @ Fort Mason | Purchase Tickets
Hardwell, Dannic @ Ruby Skye | Purchase Tickets