There is still time to book a weekend getaway to Fayetteville to ring in the New Year. Get pampered at the Historic Morris Harvey House Bed & Breakfast. Recharge by booking a stay in a flat at Lafayette Flats Boutique vacation rentals, or enjoy a tranquil stay in a cozy cabin. Many of our lodging partners are located within walking distance of New Years’ Eve celebrations in town. Fayetteville has something for everyone to help you ring in the New Year. You can enjoy a four-course meal and champagne toasts at midnight or dance the night away at several New Years’ parties. Maybe you are more of a thrill-seeker; join us for Fayetteville’s Annual Polar Swim into the New River on New Year’s Day.
New Year’s Eve Events
New Year’s Eve with the Company Stores
The Gaines Estate
Ring in the new year with The Company Stores live at The Gaines Estate
Begin the evening with a delicious dinner catered by Dobra Zupas. Then dance the night away with one of Fayetteville’s favorite bands, The Company Stores! Drink specials, late-night appetizers, and a champagne toast will be provided to keep the night going! Ticket Price: $60 – Includes live concert, dinner, late-night appetizers, and a champagne toast.*Menu coming SOON!
A Very Red Audio NYE with Bane Star
Southside Junction Tap House
New Year’s Day
Blinging in the New Year 2022 at Maggie’s Pub
We have almost made it through another crazy year and we still haven’t gotten to do much or dress up often this year so we thought we would be all fancy for New Year. So dress to the 9’s and join us blinging in the New Year! There will be music, Hor d’oeuvres, fancy drink specials, free champagne toast at midnight, prizes for best dressed and fun to be had all around. It’s time to break out your best and glamorous outfits and get classy with us! CHEERS!
New Years with Dinosaur Burps at Charlie’s Pub
Ring in the New year with Dinosaur Burps at Charlie’s Pub
New Year’s Eve Party w/ Magnolia Boulevard + Andrew Adkins & 1863
7pm at the Lost Paddle Ace Adventure Resort
Ring in 2022 with us at ACE Adventure Resort in the beautiful New River Gorge. Featuring live music from Magnolia Boulevard with Andrew Adkins and 1863 on the indoor stage. Appetizers and dinner options will be available and a champagne toast is included with your ticket purchase. Purchase your tickets in advance and save $5 off the door charge.
New Year’s Day Events
Polar Swim at Fayette Station
1pm Fayette Station Beach New River National Park
Enjoy the thrill of the chill! It’s bold to be cold! Join us as we dive into the New Year with a Polar Swim! The Fayette Station Polar Swim is an annual New Year’s Day tradition where locals gather to bring in the new year. All are welcome to join in at your own risk. Meet us at 12:45pm at Fayette Station to participate in the plunge at 1:00pm. Participants must sign a liability waiver to participate. Space is limited to 50 participants and participants must preregister. We encourage participants to carpool and use the upper lot at Fayette Station. Do not cross over the railroad tracks.
Polar Plunge Ace Adventure Resort
12pm Ace Lake
Are you looking for a great way to start off the New Year? What better way to start 2022 than taking a plunge into our Waterpark and donate to charity while you’re at it! ACE Adventure Resort is hosting a Polar Bear Plunge where all proceeds go towards the New River Humane Society. Stick around Saturday and support the New River Humane society by taking an icy plunge into ACE Lake. Our Polar Plunge is happening New Years Day @ high noon. $10 donation to the New River Humane Society gets you a spot in the lineup to take the plunge!
Start work on your New Year’s resolution. Take a winter hike and enjoy amazing views of the New River Gorge through leafless trees or discover many of the area’s waterfalls by embarking on a first-day hike.
If more adventure is your resolution we can get you started. Book a New Year’s Day Bridge Walk and enjoy amazing views 876 feet above the New River. Learn to mountain bike at Arrowhead Bike Farm or go zip lining a truck two neighboring adventure resorts. If you’re feeling up for a challenge test yourself at the Escape A Torium Escape Room.