Ring in 2024 in Mountaineer Country

The Countdown is on! Where Will You Be Celebrating 2024?

Need New Year’s Eve plans? Mountaineer Country has you covered! Whether you’re looking for a full-on event with food, drinks and entertainment, or you want to grab the gang and head to a restaurant or bar for the evening, we’ve got a list of the best locations to ring in 2024. Start making your resolutions and plan where you will be celebrating today!

New Year’s Eve Events

Have a Cosmic Rockin’ New Year’s Eve at Suburban Lanes with music, food, and a champagne toast. Reserve your lane by calling 304-599-3522, and enjoy the early bird shift from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., or the New Year’s Eve Party from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.! 

The Early Bird shift includes a shoe rental, a large, one-topping pizza, a cheese tray, and a pitcher of soda for six bowlers. 

The New Year’s Eve Party includes a shoe rental, 20 wings, a cheese tray, a pitcher of soda, party favors, a bottle of champagne, and a live DJ! Call for pricing and to reserve your spot.

Have an unforgettable New Year’s celebration at the heart of Wild & Wonderful MountainFest from 8 p.m. – 1 a.m.! The Coal Bucket Saloon headlines and will be accompanied by the Amish Outlaws, giving an evening of lively entertainment. Look back through 15 years of memories at the MountainFest Museum and witness a bike show, with more surprises awaiting you! Get the chance to end 2023 with a bang by participating in the raffle, supporting Mylan Park, to win a 2023 Custom Harley-Davidson Road King Special. 

Did someone say brunch for dinner?? Morgantown Brewing Company is ringing in the new year with awesome breakfast-themed munchies while flaunting only the finest of flannels at their Lumberjacks & Pancake Stacks NYE Bash. Come dressed in your flannels ready to win prizes and sip on specialty cocktails! Ticket prices range from $15 to $35 and they give you access to so many different activities to take part in.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Tygart Lake State Park from 9:30 p.m. to midnight! Embrace the arrival of 2024 with an exciting event featuring fun-filled games like bingo and trivia, an array of hors devours, and an atmosphere perfect for families. You can also spend the night to get the full experience. Whether you opt for overnight packages or the walk-in rate for the New Year’s gathering, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! RSVP, or secure your room reservations by calling the Front Desk at 304-265-6144. 

Celebrate the Inaugural New Year’s Eve at the Tipsy Teeze at 8 p.m.! Get ready for an unforgettable evening filled with live performances by the talented Landon McFadden, Tucker Knisell, and the sensational Davisson Brothers Band. Get ready to usher in the New Year at Tipsy Teeze and Davisson Brothers Music Hall, the region’s new exclusive music destination. Don’t miss this incredible lineup and the chance to kick off the New Year in style!

Bars and Restaurants

If you’re looking to hit up a restaurant to relax or a bar to dance the night away this New Year’s Eve, here are some popular spots both on and off campus…

On Campus – Downtown Morgantown

Apothecary Ale House and Cafe: laid-back bar with a variety of craft beer and tasty treats

Gibbie’s Pub and Eatery: a full-service restaurant and bar serving American favorites

Joe Mama’s: if you’re looking to dance the night away, head to Joe Mama’s where there’s 5+ bars and tons of fun

Morgantown Brewing Company: a unique dining and micro-brewing experience, with weekly food and drink specials, commemorating the days of old

Gene’s Beer Garden: opened in 1944, Gene’s is the oldest Bar in Morgantown located across the bridge in South Park

Iron Horse Tavern: West Virginia craft beer, specialty cocktails, house infusions and fine pub fare

Mountain State Brewing Co: one of the state’s oldest distributing microbreweries and tap room, serving craft brews and gourmet wood-fired flatbreads located near the rail trail in the Wharf District of Morgantown

Mario’s Fishbowl: voted one of the top 101 “Best Places to Dine in West Virginia.” A historic spot filled with tradition, fishbowl-sized beers, great sandwiches and chicken wings

Anvil + Ax at The Hotel Morgan: a swanky spot for a hand-crafted cocktail and a great place to spend the night

Big Times: causal bar with lounge area and pool tables and huge moscow mules. Spin the shot wheel, if you’re up for a surprise challenge.

Almost Heaven Bar and Grill: lowkey bar and grill with fried bites, live music, and specialty drinks

Table 9: Morgantown’s first gastropub offering food sourced locally from various farms in West Virginia

Levels Arcade: the latest arcade, pinball, and vintage amusements paired with a full-service bar and kitchen

Off Campus

Bartini Prime: from steak to sushi, this upscale restaurant offers a variety of options on their menu and a full bar. Plus, it’s a fun and entertaining atmosphere to hang out with friends!

Varsity Club: alumni-owned and operated bar and restaurant with a full food and drink menu in walking distance from WVU’s Mulan Puskar stadium

Kegler’s Sports Bar and Lounge: features more than 20 TVs, a full menu including their award-winning wings, beer on tap, and 39 bottled selections

Mario’s Fishbowl: voted one of the top 101 “Best Places to Dine in West Virginia.” A historic spot filled with tradition, fishbowl-sized beers, great sandwiches, and chicken wings

Crockett’s Lodge: a classic neighborhood bar with a jukebox, pool table, and tasty food

COSMO: a new two-level lounge that offers sophisticated nightlife in the heart of the Suncrest Towne Centre

The Greene Turtle:  a community hangout for all ages, that serves great food and drinks in a fun, casual atmosphere built on the excitement and unity of sports on 40+ TVs

Scorers Sports Bars and Restaurant: enjoy locally loved wings and drinks at this Westover and Sabraton staple.

Sabraton Station: a local favorite bar offering a full menu with good food, good times, and good friends

Check out our Mountaineer Deal locations so you can save while you dine, too!

If you’re still in need of a hotel in Morgantown for New Year’s Eve, use our booking tool below to make your reservation today!

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