BB King Blues Club Times Square New Years Eve

The Coolest, Most Smokin' Hot NYE 2018 Bash in Times Square!

BB King Blues Club Times Square New Years Eve 2018
BB King Blues Club NYC Times Square New Years Eve 2018 BB King Blues Club NYC Times Square New Years Eve 2018

Why We Recommend BB King Blues Club Times Square New Years

  • Located on the World Famous 42nd Street in Times Square
  • 5 Hour Premium Open Bar
  • Live DJ spinning Top 40 on an incomparable sound system
  • Live NYE 2018 Countdown
  • Voted the “Best Great Bar That You’d Never Suspect Was a Great Bar”

About BB King Blues Club NYC New Years Eve

B.B. King’s Times Square is conveniently located in the heart of New York City’s fabulous Times Square. Music-centric B.B. King’s Blues Club & Grill is an intimate supper club perfect for any blues/jazz/music-lover. With an ambiance rife with celebrity, charm and old world tunes, B.B.’s offers appeal to a plethora of age groups. And owned by the same people as world-renowned Blue Note Jazz Club, B.B. King’s proudly boasts nationally known musical talent and fabulous entertainment!  The venue is laid out in two distinct spaces: the Showcase Room and Lucille’s Grill.


The lovely “Showcase Room”, a charming, classical space in form and ambiance. The room is decked in white-table-cloth-ridden tables as well as luxurious booths, all positioned around a 30-foot stage, positioning every last patron with the perfect view of any and all performances. Music, check. Luxurious seating, check. And equally as important: full bar… check. A 40-foot bar positioned in the middle of the room offers a wide array of music-listening-friendly cocktails. Lining the bar is a 32-foot dance floor, providing the perfect space to shake it down to the beats. To top it off, 8-foot big screen TV’s outline the perimeter of the venue guaranteeing no one misses one single beat. Literally.

Not very far, you will find Lucille’s Grill…. Voted the “Best Great Bar That You’d Never Suspect Was a Great Bar” by the New York Press. Experience the unique atmosphere touting contemporary art on the walls, music photography lining the walls and old-world beer taps.

Looking for a festive and lively New Year’s Eve celebration? Look no further than B.B. King’s Times Square! Live it up into 2017 right in the heart of Times Square! You will get the best of all worlds – restaurant, dancing, and lounge all in one awesome venue. A ticket to the New Year’s Eve ball drop celebration at B.B. King’s gets you mixing, music, and five hours of premium open bar! Choose from an assortment of many festive cocktails while you jam to the beats of a live DJ spinning top 40 hits on an epic sounds system, get your dance on, or chill out in a luxuriously comfortable booth. Anything goes!

Festive New Year’s Eve party favors will surround you, from hats to 2017 sunglasses and more, while you get your party on throughout the evening. Roll on into 2017 with a toast to the new year via a complimentary champagne toast at midnight!

Looking for an even-more VIP experience? A VIP ticket will get you access to Lucille’s Grill/Lounge all night long! Spend your NYE in style in the welcoming mahogany walls of Lucille’s with us. You will experience the best of the New York City party scene right here just feet away from Times Square’s legendary ball drop. Live it up in this sultry nightclub ambiance as the VIP that you deserve to be!

Dress code for a regular ticket or VIP to Lucille’s is festive New Year’s eve attire. Cheers!

Hors d’ouevres (10:30 – 11:30 PM)

  • Mini Burgers with and without cheese lettuce and tomato
  • Risotto Croquettes
  • Pigs in a Blanket with whole grain mustard sauce
  • Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, and Tomato Mini Bites
  • Tomato Bruschetta
  • Mushroom Bruschetta

Buffet  (10:30 – 11:30 PM)

  • Mixed green salad with cucumber, onion, tomato, and balsamic vinaigrette
  • Classic Caesar Salad
  • Grilled Salmon with lemon caper sauce
  • French cut chicken breast with Chicken jus
  • Grilled Hanger Steak with peppers and onions
  • Penne Pasta Primavera
  • Mixed Vegetables
  • Mashed Potatoes

Purchase BB King Blues Club 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

General Admission
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Includes
    • 5-hour premium open bar 8:00PM-1:00AM
    • Early evening complimentary mini buffet
    • Live DJ performance spinning open format
    • DJ led countdown to the New Year
    • Televised broadcast of the Times Square Ball Drop
    • Complimentary Midnight champagne/prosecco toast 

BB King All Access
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Includes
    • 5 Hour Premium Open Bar
    • VIP Access to Lucille's
    • VIP priority admission by separate VIP line
    • Complimentary midnight champagne toast
    • Seating and bottle service is not included
    • Live DJ Performance
    • Live NYE countdown
    • Coat Check (provided by and responsibility of venue - additional charge not included with ticket)
    • Come early and help reduce wait time
    • Your Lucille's VIP Access Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you when coming to the event. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD the night of the event.

Seated VIP
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Includes
    • Includes all General Admission benefits
    • Seated VIP ticket holders have a reserved seat for the event; a table is not guaranteed
    • Seated VIP accommodates any group size (no minimum required - pending availability). Groups will be seated together or near each other depending on availability
    • Bottle service is not included
    • Admission by separate VIP line (pending availability)
    • Your Seated VIP Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event.

Ultra VIP Table
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Includes
    • Includes all General Admission benefits
    • Reserved table with nightclub seating, bottle service and standard mixers
    • An Administrative Fee of per pre-purchased bottle will be collected by the venue at the event; it is not included in the ticket price
    • Admission by separate VIP line (pending availability)
    • Your Ultra VIP Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • For more information on Ball Drop or Times Square specific regulations please call our Times Square specialist 212-255-4233. 
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event.
Group Size Bottles Included
4 people
1 Champagne
1 Vodka

5 people
1 Champagne
1 Vodka

6 people
2 Champagne
1 Vodka

8 people
2 Vodka
2 Champagne


Platinum VIP Table
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Includes
    • Includes all General Admission benefits
    • Reserved table with nightclub seating, bottle service and standard mixers
    • An Administrative Fee of per pre-purchased bottle will be collected by the venue at the event; it is not included in the ticket price
    • Admission by separate VIP line (pending availability)
    • Your Ultra VIP Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • For more information on Ball Drop or Times Square specific regulations please call our Times Square specialist 212-255-4233. 
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event.
Group Size Bottles Included
4 people
2 Champagne
1 Vodka

5 people
2 Champagne
1 Vodka

6 people
2 Champagne
2 Vodka

8 people
2 Vodka
3 Champagne


Lucille's Seated VIP
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Includes
    • Includes all General Admission benefits
    • Lucille's Seated VIP ticket holders have a reserved seat for the event; a table is not guaranteed
    • Lucille's Seated VIP accommodates any group size (no minimum required - pending availability). Groups will be seated together or near each other depending on availability
    • Bottle service is not included
    • Admission by separate VIP line (pending availability)
    • Your Lucille's Seated VIP Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event.

Lucille's Ultra VIP Table
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Includes
    • Includes all General Admission benefits
    • Reserved table with nightclub seating, bottle service and standard mixers
    • An Administrative Fee of per pre-purchased bottle will be collected by the venue at the event; it is not included in the ticket price
    • Admission by separate VIP line (pending availability)
    • Your Lucille's Ultra VIP Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • For more information on Ball Drop or Times Square specific regulations please call our Times Square specialist 212-255-4233. 
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event.
Group Size Bottles Included
4 people

6 people
2 Champagne
1 Vodka

8 people
2 Vodka
2 Champagne

10 people
2 Vodka
2 Champagne


Lucille's Platinum VIP Table
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Includes
    • Includes all General Admission benefits
    • Reserved table with nightclub seating, bottle service and standard mixers
    • An Administrative Fee of per pre-purchased bottle will be collected by the venue at the event; it is not included in the ticket price
    • Admission by separate VIP line (pending availability)
    • Your Lucille's Ultra VIP Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • 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 the Times Square area no later than 8pm.
    • For more information on Ball Drop or Times Square specific regulations please call our Times Square specialist 212-255-4233. 
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event.
Group Size Bottles Included
4 people

6 people
2 Vodka
2 Champagne

8 people
2 Vodka
3 Champagne

10 people
2 Vodka
3 Champagne


VIP Champagne Package for Two
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Includes
    • Price is per Couple and includes the following amenities: 

      • Private Table for Two People
      • All general admission benefits (including open bar)
      • 1 Bottle of Champagne
      • Midnight champagne toast
      • VIP priority admission by separate VIP line
      • Coat Check (additional charge, not included with ticket)
      • Access in and around Times Square controlled by NYPD. Please enter events between 8:00PM-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 the Times Square area no later than 8:30pm.

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


Late Admission - After 12:30AM
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Includes
    • Includes General Admission entry into the venue starting at 12:30AM
    • Premium open bar until 1:00AM
    • Live DJ performance spinning open format
    • Late Admission ticket holders may incur a wait time as entry is subject to capacity limits
    • Your After 12:30 Admission Ticket gains you access to Times Square on Dec 31st. Please make sure to have your ticket with you upon arrival in Times Square. You will need to show it to any security if needed.
    • Please enter Times Square between 12:15AM-1:00AM (NYPD Permitting). No admittance during Ball Drop (11:30PM - 12:15AM) or after 1:00AM. You should enter Times Square from 8th Avenue.
    • Going outside to smoke is not guaranteed and will be determined by NYPD during the event. 

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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