If you're looking for an incredible way to celebrate New Year in Cartagena? Follow the birds south for a little sparkle, a Caribbean breeze and open-air salsa on the city's stunning 17th century walls of Cartagena, Colombia.
Spend this New Year's Eve night rubbing shoulders with a glittering crowd passing through after hitting the slopes in Europe and wake up on New Year's Day to the heart-warming sight of the brilliant sunshine and crystal blue waters of Colombia's Caribbean paradise?
New Year's Eve in Cartagena is the perfect formula for a happy start to 2019.
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Bring in the new year from a truly privileged spot, with a glamorous, open-air party, live music, great food and fireworks and the chance to rub shoulders with Colombia's most influential families.
As well as a scintillating musical line-up that combines the best of Latin rhythms, it's all about grabbing a New Year's Eve seat on what is a prime piece of Cartagena real estate - the most privileged spot on Cartagena's murallas.
Offering what promises to be the most toe-tapping collection of live music and DJs, this special NYE party pulls a jet-set crowd lured by the opportunity to dance the night away under the stars to the most photogenic of Cartagena backdrops.
The organisers last year teamed up with the organisers of the city's hottest pop-up NYE party, Sexy Chic to offer the chance of joining the late-night fun and open bar for an extra USD$115 (a 50% saving).
Cost (2017): USD$300 - VIP ticket = USD$415 (including entry to Sexy Chic).
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Killer cocktails, scintillating sounds and a rooftop rumba in a stunning setting. This party has all the ingredients for a legendary New Year's Eve.
Alquimico, Cartagena's hottest new venue mixes the city's best cocktails to a fantastic old-school Cartagena backdrop.
As well as an well-travelled soundtrack, there's world class drinks lovingly prepared by hipster mixologists.
Cost (2017): USD$55 (USD$205 with Open Bar)
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Go off-the-beaten track and get real with the locals in the Plaza San Diego at a street party blaring out salsa well into the the early hours.
This family friendly New Year's Eve party is one of the longest running NYE celebrations in Cartagena.
A street party vibe on one of Cartagena's coolest plazas. Live music and plenty of atmosphere at one of the city's most traditional open air rave ups.
Cost: USD$65Read About NYE Street Party
Bogota's standout electronic music club, Baum, hit the city harder than it had ever been hit before with a huge New Year's Eve Cartagena tie-up with German deep house legend, Claptone last year.
EDM connoisseurs who like their techno and deep house and their parties big won't want to miss this year's incarnation.
The organisers of the Wild Brunch teamed up with Bogota's hottest night club for a party that delighted more than 2,000 ravers who like to start the year hard.
Last year's venue, the Cartagena Convention Center even offered the option of pulling your boat alongside to join the party.
There are always VIP areas available for big spenders that want an elevated view of all the fun and games.
If you like the look of this party then join the waiting list and we'll let you know all the details the moment we get them.Read About NYE Baum
Bright lights, big city! Let 2019 go off with a bang on top of Cartagena's majestic muralla while sparkling stars and colors fizzle in the sky above.
Book your spot to a firework display of other worldly proportions at Cafe del Mar, who'll be providing the a cozy private space exclusively reserved for This is Cartagena customers, so you can mingle, whoop and cheer at a mezmerising light show.
Bring your mates, order some bottles and let the good times roll.
Please note that this spot is an extremely popular one so it's essential you get there well before midnight to ensure you get a table for you and your crew. wd looking for a more exclusive midnight celebration.
Cost (2017): USD$75
This open-air rooftop party blew the roof off last year. Commandeering a prime spot for the high season, Cartagena's tip-top, roof-top party is a great option for partiers looking for glitz and glamour upon one of Cartagena's sparkling roof terraces.
There's no better photo opportunity than the view from this place when the clock strikes 12.
Cost (2017): USD$235
Planning a New Year’s Eve party alone is stressful enough as it is without having to plan the logistics.
We’re seasoned pros at organizing incredible New Years Eve get togethers for groups of out-of-towners. With our insider intel, tips and know-how you and crew can celebrate NYE in style.
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