As the year draws to a close, it’s time to plan your New Year’s Eve with your rave family. And what better place to do it than in the vibrant Los Angeles? Choosing the right atmosphere among the plethora of choices can be overwhelming. But fear not! We’ve narrowed down the six hottest EDM events in Los Angeles on December 31. All promise to deliver heavy beats that will keep you dancing all night and into the new year!
Presented by Insomniac Events, Countdown NYE will be hosted at the San Bernardino NOS Events Center on December 30-31.
This year, the SoCal-favorite NYE extravaganza features over 80 renowned artists across five stages. Among the headliners are EDM heavyweights such as The Chainsmokers, Tiësto, Deadmau5, Fisher, and many more. Brace yourself for an intergalactic laser-ray attack theme that will transport you to a futuristic realm.
Insomniac’s debut of an all-new event for New Year’s Eve, a dual-venue show that will take place simultaneously in Los Angeles and Las Vegas.
Forever Midnight Los Angeles will be held on December 30 and 31 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The lineup includes Eric Prydz, Mau P, Sofi Tukker, Green Velvet, Deeper Purpose, Solomun, Jamie Jones b2b The Martinez Brothers, Jamie xx, Kaskade (Redux), and many more. It’s a feast for EDM lovers, ensuring your year ends on the most epic note possible.
Get tickets for Forever Midnight Los Angeles here.
Forever Midnight Playlist
Oliver Heldens at Exchange LA
Oliver Heldens will ring in the new year with groove and style as he takes charge of Exchange LA on New Year’s Eve.
With his unique blend of house rhythm, and melodic techno, he is in a league of his own. After playing at major festivals like Lollapalooza, Tomorrowland, and Ultra this year, Heldens is now set to take over Exchange on New Year’s Eve!
Dance your way into the new year surrounded by the pulsating energy of Exchange LA.
Deadmau5 at Time Nightclub
Welcome the new year with the legendary Deadmau5 as he takes the stage at the Time Nightclub in Orange County!
His shows are renowned for combining head-banging dance music with insane push-the-envelope lighting – precisely the ingredients of a perfect New Year celebration. With hours of incredible music in store, this NYE gig promises to be the ultimate party experience.
Get ready to experience the electrifying performance of Nicky Romero at the Academy on New Year’s Eve!
Nicky Romero is known for iconic tracks like “Toulouse” and the collaborative hit “I Could Be the One” with Avicii. Having played the best dance floors worldwide, including legendary venues like Ushuaia Ibiza and stages at Tomorrowland, Nicky Romero is no stranger to creating vibrant atmospheres! That is bound to make your New Year’s Eve an experience to remember.
Chris Lorenzo is set to take the stage at Sound Nightclub on New Year’s Eve, promising a night of pulsating beats and high energy.
This powerhouse DJ and music producer has significantly impacted the EDM scene by pioneering a house and bass sound hybrid. So prepare yourself for an unforgettable night as Lorenzo unleashes his talent to seamlessly blend genres and push the boundaries of what’s possible in music-making.