Kendal New Year’s Parties 2019-2020

Christmas is almost upon us. And if you’ve managed to get all your presents sorted and made your plans for the day, maybe you’re now planning ahead and wondering how to see in the new year.

Kendal always has you covered when it comes to New Year’s Eve parties. This year is no different, with a bunch of options to rock up to and party like it’s 2019!


1. New Years Party with The Seals

Bootleggers Bar, 24 Finkle St, Kendal

It wouldn’t be new year without the region’s premier party band taking the stage at one of Kendal’s last remaining live music venues, the legendary Bootlegger’s Bar. Your £13 ticket gets you in between 8pm and 3am, a glass of bubbly, and a guaranteed amazing night witnessing the Seals take on indie and pop modern classics.

Book tickets here

2. New Year's Eve Party at The Brewery

The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal

Doors 8pm | DJ from 9pm – 1am

See in 2020 at the Brewery’s annual New Year’s Eve Party in the Vats Bar. Entry is £5 and the venue opens at 8pm until 1am, with tunes from local talent DJ Tricky and a selection of nibbles!

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3. New Year's Eve celebration at Lyth Valley

Lyth Valley Restaurant with Rooms, Crossthwaite, Lyth, Kendal

The Lyth Valley offers an extraordinary package to help you see in 2020 in style. Celebrate the New Year and enjoy a 10 course tasting menu, a glass of Champagne at Midnight & New Year's Day Brunch for anybody stopping over until the 1st.

Book here!

4. NYE at The New Union

The New Union, 159 Stricklandgate, Kendal

The beautifully renovated New Union at the North end of Kendal is hosting a free entry new year’s eve party, complete with live jam session musicians and street food from 5pm. The bar doesn’t close until 2am, giving thirsty partygoers plenty of time to get the rounds in!

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5. New Year’s Eve with Jim Bean

Hawkshead Brewery, 14 Back Ln, Staveley, Kendal

Get your dancing shoes ready to celebrate the New Year with Jim Bean, a Rock/Pop covers band with a setlist guaranteed to get you out of your seat and dancing into the night. Covering a strong mix of British and American artists and bands from the 1960's to the present, tickets are £15 including a welcome drink and nibbles.

To book, call 01539 825260.


Whatever your plans for bringing in the new year in 2019, you’re sure to have a great time in and around Kendal!