AMC 42nd Street Times Square New Years Eve

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AMC 42nd Street Times Square New Years Eve 2018
AMC 42nd Street NYC Times Square New Years Eve 2018 AMC 42nd Street NYC Times Square New Years Eve 2018

Why We Recommend AMC 42nd Street Times Square New Years

  • Best View of Ball Drop Live Available
  • Open Bar with select tickets
  • Live DJ Spinning Top 40
  • Festive NYE party favors
  • Champagne Toast at Midnight
  • Live NYE 2018 Countdown
  • Movies Playing All Night Long

About AMC 42nd Street NYC New Years Eve

Take your New Year’s Eve celebration to the max and spend the night partying in the country’s most popular multiplex – AMC Times Square! Located in the heart of Times Square boasting four unique, fun-filled floors, this is what you call the ultimate Times Square New Year’s Eve entertainment at it’s best. Step out of the cold and into the dazzling, mega-watt celebration at AMC Times Square, undoubtedly THE place to be in the heart of Times Square on NYC’s busiest night!

AMC is the premier movie and entertainment complex located right on 42nd street, just steps from the World Famous Ball Drop. This popular destination for locals and visitors alike will open its doors for an exclusive ticketed event for individuals of all ages – with three unique parties and experiences to choose from!

FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT All Ages Level 3 (For Families & Guests 8+) – Welcome to the fun zone! This all-ages, family-friendly level is perfect for kids and adults of all ages who want a night of New Year’s Eve revelry!

  • Screenings of the latest blockbuster hits will be playing all night! (PG-13 ratings and below)
  • Hit the dance floor as a DJ spins the latest top 40, hip-hop, electronic and rock favorites!
  • This is a 100% alcohol-free zone for all guests regardless of age
  • Challenge yourself with the latest full-throttle games at the theater’s arcade center (purchase as you play)
  • Concession stands will be offering your favorite movie time snacks and favorites, as well as fountain drinks for purchase.
  • As the clock strikes midnight, celebrate the New Year with a live NYE countdown and festive NYE party favors.
  • Guests under 18 must be accompanied by an adult 25+ on this level
  • The patio on this floor will NOT grant you a view of the live Ball Drop.

OPEN BAR GALA – Levels 4 & 5 (For Adults 21+) – Ready to party the night away and ring in 2018 with a high-energy, over-the-top, fist-pumping good time? Welcome to the Open Bar Party! We’re transforming these floors with a surprise twist in velvet-rope nightlife that will make you forget you’re in a grand luxe movie theater! For one night only this theater rocks like an A-list hotspot complete with premium open bar service, a world renowned DJ spinning the best hip-hop, electronic, rock and top 40 hits to keep you grooving all night. Party like a rock star with Ultra VIP and Platinum table and bottle service packages! And it doesn’t stop there – the latest Hollywood hits will also be playing all night long!

  • 5 hour premium open bar
  • Freely mix, mingle, and frolic between two expansive floors – double the pleasure, double the fun!
  • Champagne toast at midnight
  • Live DJ spinning sets of dance, Top 40, hip-hop and all today’s hits
  • Movies playing all night long!
  • Live NYE 2018 Countdown
  • Festive NYE party favors
  • Only Open Bar ticket holders will be granted access to the 4th and 5th floors
  • Absolutely no one under the age of 21 will be permitted on either floor
  • Open Bar ticket holders will NOT have access to the terrace with a Live View of the Ball Drop over Times Square

In order to view the Ball Drop live, you must have a ‘Premiere Terrace Live Ball Drop’ or ‘Best View of the Ball Drop Live’ ticket (see below for details)

Top of the World – Level 6 (For Adults 21+) – Party the night away on the exclusive, VIP ‘Top of the World’ level located on the highest floor of the theater. You’ll enjoy access to the party on the lower levels, as well as this VIP floor! Take your party experience to ultimate level and have the full-on NYC NYE experience with one of our guaranteed view of the Ball Drop LIVE tickets! Treat yourself with a ‘Premiere Terrace Live Ball Drop’ or ‘Best View of the Ball Drop Live’ tickets for a guaranteed view of the World Famous Ball Drop!

  • Step out onto a terrace on either the "Premier Terrace" or "Best View of the Ball Drop" levels
  • Capture the most exciting moment of the night with spectacular views of the crowds of revelers below and best of all, the world famous Waterford crystal Time Square Ball Drop along with the live countdown to 2018!
  • Terraces are reserved strictly for “Premier Terrace Live Ball Drop VIP" or 'Best View of the Ball Drop Live VIP” ticket holders only.
  • The "Premier Terrace" is the 5th floor
  • "Best View of the Ball Drop Live" terrace is on the 6th floor
  • Location on either terrace is on a first come basis and is standing room only. There is no seating on either one of these terraces.
  • From 5 or 6 stories in the air, viewing the Waterford Crystal Ball down 42nd Street will never have looked so dazzling and bright! It feels like you could almost touch it so set your sights on the hottest ticket of 2017 at AMC Times Square! This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience!
  • Enjoy all the amenities listed above on the ‘Open Bar Gala’ levels!

Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Floor Menu:

  • Chicken Tenders
  • Mini Pizza
  • Potato Croquettes
  • Mini Rice Balls
  • Cocktail Meatballs
  • Penne a la Vodka
  • Hors D'oeuvres Wraps
  • Tortellini Salad
  • Pasta Supreme
  • Fresh Mozzarella & Grape Tomato
  • Fresh Fruit Medley Large
  • Large Cheese Platter
  • Large Crudite Platter
  • Brownies 
  • Cookies

Sixth Floor Mezzanine Menu:

  • Bow-tie pasta w/ tomato and basil
  • Penne a la Vodka
  • Chicken Francaise
  • Chicken Marsala
  • Mini Rice Balls
  • Potato Croquettes
  • Cocktail Meatballs
  • Hors D'oeuvres wraps
  • Croissant Sandwiches
  • Pasta Supreme
  • Fresh Mozzarella & Grape Tomato
  • Fresh Fruit Medley Large
  • Large Cheese Platter
  • Large Crudite Platter
  • Brownies 
  • Cookies

 

Purchase AMC 42nd Street Times Square New Years Eve Tickets

Have a Question? Call 212.201.0735 or email info@balldrop.com
*** Pricing is Per Person unless stated in the Ticket Type ***

TICKET Type Price

Premier Terrace Live Ball Drop VIP Access
More Info

Includes
    • All Open Bar Party General Admission benefits, plus…
    • Access to the 5th Floor Premier Terrace with views of the live Ball Drop!
    • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
    • Priority admission by separate VIP line

             IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Open Bar Party.
    • All guests must show valid photo ID to enter with this ticket type
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party) or the 6th Floor.
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!

Premier Terrace Live Ball Drop Seated VIP
More Info

Includes
    • All Open Bar Party General Admission benefits, plus…
    • Access to the 5th Floor Premier Terrace with views of the live Ball Drop!
    • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
    • Enjoy reserved seating on the 4th or 5th floor (GA ticket holders stand)
    • Each Seated VIP ticket holder shall have a reserved seat on the 4th or 5th floor for the entire event
    • Only persons holding Seated VIP tickets may use reserved seating
    • Seated VIP tickets accommodate individuals and any size group (no group minimums – pending availability)
    • Priority admission by separate VIP line

             IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Open Bar Party.
    • All guests must show valid photo ID to enter with this ticket type
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party) or the 6th Floor.
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!

Premier Terrace Live Ball Drop Platinum VIP
More Info

Includes
    • All Open Bar Party General Admission benefits, plus…
    • Access to the 5th Floor Premier Terrace with views of the live Ball Drop!
    • For groups of 4 or more people only. (You must be part of a group of 4 or more people in order to purchase this ticket)
    • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
    • Enjoy reserved seating on the 4th or 5th floor (GA ticket holders stand)
    • Bottle service and mixers at your table (quantity depends on group size – please refer to bottle chart for specific information)
    • Bottle service tables will be staffed with servers for bottle service (pending availability). For open bar drinks, please access any of the open bars on the 4th or 5th floors
    • VIP Bottle service gratuity is included in the price of the ticket. 
    • Each guest at an Ultra VIP table must be an Ultra VIP ticket holder (ticket price is per person)
    • If you do not see a table size that suits your group, please call for more information
    • Priority admission by separate VIP line

             IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Open Bar Party.
    • All guests must show valid photo ID to enter with this ticket type
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party) or the 6th Floor.
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!
Group Size Bottles Included
8 people
2 Vodka
3 Champagne

10 people
2 Vodka
3 Champagne


Premier Terrace Couples VIP Table Package
More Info

Includes
    • Price is per Couple and includes the following amenities: 

      • All General Admission amenities
      • Private Table for Two People
      • Access to the 5th Floor Best View Terrace with views of the Ball Drop!
      • 1 Bottle of Champagne
      • Midnight champagne toast
      • VIP priority admission by separate VIP line
      • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
      • Mini Buffet stations from 9pm - 11:30pm
      • Movies played throughout the night
      • Coat Check (additional charge, not included with ticket)

    * Gratuity is included with your purchase. Pricing is Table person not per Person.

       IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Open Bar Party.
    • All guests with this ticket type MUST BE 21+ and must show valid photo ID  to enter.
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party).
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31 Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!

Best View of the Live Ball Drop All Access
More Info

Includes
    • Admission to the Best View Party on the 6th floor only
    • Access to the 6th Floor Best View Terrace with views of the live Ball Drop!
    • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
    • 5 hour premium open bar from 9pm-2am 
    • Complimentary Champagne toast at midnight
    • Live DJ playing top hits all night, and a live DJ countdown at midnight!
    • Complimentary Festive NYE party favors
    • Complimentary Mini Buffet stations from 9pm - 11:30pm
    • Movies played throughout the night
    • Coat check (provided by and responsibility of venue - additional charge not included with ticket) 
    • Priority admission by separate VIP line

             IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • All guests with this ticket type MUST BE 21+ and must show valid photo ID  to enter.
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party).
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!

Best View of the Live Ball Drop Seated VIP
More Info

Includes

    Best View of the Ball Drop Live Seated VIP Includes: 

    • Admission to the Best View Party on the 6th floor only
    • Access to the 6th Floor Best View Terrace with views of the live Ball Drop!
    • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
    • 5 hour premium open bar from 9pm-2am 
    • Complimentary Champagne toast at midnight
    • Live DJ playing top hits all night, and a live DJ countdown at midnight!
    • Complimentary Festive NYE party favors
    • Complimentary Mini Buffet stations from 9pm - 11:30pm
    • Movies played throughout the night
    • Coat check (provided by and responsibility of venue - additional charge not included with ticket)
    • Enjoy reserved seating on the 6th floor 
    • Seated VIP tickets accommodate individuals and any size group (no group minimums – pending availability)
    • Priority admission by separate VIP line

             IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Open Bar Party.
    • All guests with this ticket type MUST BE 21+ and must show valid photo ID  to enter.
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party).
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!

Best View of the Live Ball Drop Platinum VIP
More Info

Includes
    • Admission to the Best View Party on the 6th floor only (21+)
    • Access to the 6th Floor Best View Terrace with views of the live Ball Drop!
    • For groups of 4 or more people only. (You must be part of a group of 4 or more people in order to purchase this ticket)
    • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
    • 5 hour premium open bar from 9pm-2am
    • Complimentary Champagne toast at midnight
    • Bottle service tables will be staffed with servers for bottle service (pending availability). For open bar drinks, please access any of the open bars on the 4th or 5th floors
    • VIP Bottle Service gratuity is included in the price of this ticket. 
    • Live DJ playing top hits all night, and a live DJ countdown at midnight!
    • Complimentary Festive NYE party favors
    • Complimentary Mini Buffet stations from 9pm - 11:30pm
    • Movies played throughout the night
    • Coat check (provided by and responsibility of venue - additional charge not included with ticket)
    • Enjoy reserved seating on the 6th floor 
    • Bottle service and mixers at your table (quantity depends on group size – please refer to bottle chart for specific information)
    • Each guest at an Ultra VIP table must be an Ultra VIP ticket holder (ticket price is per person)
    • If you do not see a table size that suits your group, please call for more information
    • Priority admission by separate VIP line

             IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Best View Party.
    • All guests must show valid photo ID to enter with this ticket type
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!
Group Size Bottles Included
8 people
3 Champagne
2 Vodka


Best View of Ball Drop Couples VIP Table Package
More Info

Includes
    • Price is per Couple and includes the following amenities: 

      • All General Admission amenities
      • Private Table for Two People
      • Access to the 6th Floor Best View Terrace with views of the Ball Drop!
      • 1 Bottle of Champagne
      • Midnight champagne toast
      • VIP priority admission by separate VIP line
      • Location on the terrace for the ball drop is on a first come basis, standing room only
      • Mini Buffet stations from 9pm - 11:30pm
      • Movies played throughout the night
      • Coat Check (additional charge, not included with ticket)

    * Gratuity is included with your purchase. Pricing is Table person not per Person.

       IMPORTANT NOTES! PLEASE READ!

    • Only guests 21 years of age or older may purchase this ticket and attend the Open Bar Party.
    • All guests with this ticket type MUST BE 21+ and must show valid photo ID  to enter.
    • Guests will not be allowed to go to the 3rd Floor (All Ages Party).
    • Your AMC ticket gains you access to Time Square on 12/31. Please make sure to have your ticket and ID with you when coming to the event. You will need to present them to security upon request. Without your ticket and ID, you may be denied entrance to the area. 
    • Please enter event at 41st St and 8th ave (north) between 7:00PM – 11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD). Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM). Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter Times Square NO LATER THAN 8:30PM and allow yourself plenty extra time for travel!

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Price increase warning: New Year's Eve ticket prices often go up significantly (100% +) the closer you get to New Years Eve. Also note that many NYE Events will sell out well in advance of New Years Eve. About your Tickets:  (1) Show up early and help reduce the wait time, (2) Make sure to have your physical ticket on hand because you will need to show it to NYPD and security upon request, (3) You accept the risks and agree to adhere to the NYPD rules and regulations for the evening, (4) If you select shipping as your delivery method, tickets will not be sent out until December, (5) A LIVE VIEW of The Ball Drop is not guaranteed. Large crowds should be expected