Resorts World Catskills: New Year’s Eve Edition

new years eve in the catskills

With New Year’s Eve around the bend, it’s only fitting to start thinking about your plans for the biggest celebration of the year. If the last two years have taught us anything, it is that every moment counts. So why not kickstart 2022 with a bang? After all, you deserve it!

At Resorts World Catskills, there’s plenty you can do to ring in the New Year in style. From fun events and exciting casino games to delectable food and memorable excursions, Resorts World Catskills has so much to offer. Let’s dive into how to make the most of your New Year’s Eve at the hottest casino resort in Upstate New York.

Luxurious Accommodation at Resorts World Catskills

Resorts World Catskills is the perfect destination to unwind, recharge, and restore your energy. You’ll find everything you’d possibly need under one roof at this luxury casino resort. If you want even more privacy so you can really recharge for the New Year, you can check into another world at The Alder, the resort’s newest hotel with luxurious, thoughtfully designed suites. Every room is designed and fitted with modern, state-of-the-art amenities to keep you entertained indoors. As it is on the property, guests get complete access to the resort’s gaming, pool, and dining areas while still getting away from the hustle and bustle of the casino.

If you’re at Resorts World Catskills for the weekend, there’s plenty to do in and around the area. We’re here to help you plan the most exciting New Year’s Eve, even if you decide to come by just for the night.

The Best Local Attractions in the City

From shopping to hiking to fishing and historical tours, there’s plenty of fun in store for everyone. Whether you’re an adventure lover, outdoor enthusiast, theater buff, or connoisseur of art, wine, and beer, there’s something for you.

Experience the fine art of brewing and winemaking at local distilleries, breweries, and wineries in Catskills. Take a walk through some of the most picturesque state parks and hiking trails in the city. There’s also a motor club not too far away with racetracks on location to test your driving skills, too!

Bid Adieu to 2021 at Crystal Life Spa

If all you are looking to do is relax, you can do that too. Say goodbye to the stress of 2021 with rejuvenating and relaxing treatments at the Crystal Life Spa. Immerse your senses in absolute bliss as you prepare to ring in the New Year. Soak yourself in our luxurious spa pools with private cabanas, sign up for personalized holistic programs, treat yourself to a hair or nails makeover, and rejuvenate your body with a therapeutic massage at Crystal Life Spa. This must-visit haven of luxury will most certainly have you relaxed as you head into the New Year.

Dine in Style on New Year’s Eve

Why not say goodbye to 2021 with a long and leisurely meal? We have a number of restaurants that will satisfy whatever craving you have. Find Italian, Mexican, Asian food and more at Resorts World Catskills: 


For the perfect Italian-style steak and house-made pastas, head to Cellaio by chef Scott Conant. Start off the evening at the bar, with a New Year’s Eve toast. Sip on one of their signature cocktails or choose a bottle of wine from their extensive wine list before digging into perfectly flavored meat and pairings that will transport you to the bylanes of Italy. There is a four-course pre-fixe menu ($80pp) being offered on New Year’s Eve which offers plenty of their classic dishes like their Little Gem Caesar, Classic Meatballs, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktails, and the New York Strip. 

Dos Gatos Cantina

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila… For a fun vibe, head to Dos Gatos Cantina. They offer over 120 types of tequilas and also have margaritas on tap. Once those hunger pangs kick in, tuck into all of your Mexican favorites here.


Lotus offers fresh, ambrosial ingredients that soothe the spirit and invigorate the palate. Enjoy their New Year’s Eve menu ($80pp) which includes their Salt and Pepper Pork Chop, Seafood with Glass Noodle, Sichuan Pepper Steak, and many other wholesome dishes. This is the perfect spot for a flavorful meal before hitting the casino.

24/7 Bistro

For casual fare and comfort food, head to 24/7 Bistro. Enjoy heartwarming favorites like Kale and Radicchio Salad, Korean Pork Tacos, Pan Roasted Salmon and desserts like Brownie ala Mode. Their pre-fixe menu is $65pp and includes an appetizer, entree, and dessert.

Countdown to 2022 at the Doubletap Party with Georgia 5: 80s Dance Party

If you want to party, put on your dancing shoes and get ready to groove to chart-topping 80s hits with Georgia 5, Rockland County’s longest-running 80’s band! Open to the public, this ticketed event is set to take place on December 31, 2021, from 10 PM to 1 AM. Dance the night away while sipping on specialty cocktails and indulging in some of the finest eats at the Coney Island buffet. When the clock strikes midnight, raise your champagne glass and welcome 2022 in style.

Game Your Way into the New Year

If you want to take a chance and ring in the New Year with some winnings, head to the casino. With over 150 live tables, 1600 slot machines, high-limit salon privets, and luxury loungers for private players, the casino at Resorts World Catskills offers limitless ways to have fun. If you are around all weekend, be sure to take part in the Sugar Hot Rush Seat where we will be giving away $250 in Free Slot Play every 30 minutes to up to 5 winners. Dates and timings are as follows:

  • 12/31/21 from 4pm – 10pm
  • 1/1/22 from 2pm and 8pm
  • 1/2/22 from 12pm – 6pm.

As the only premier casino resort in New York, Resorts World Catskills is the perfect getaway to flex your gaming skills with friends or family.

Breakfast of Champions on New Year’s Day

Start the New Year off right at 24/7 Bistro. Head down and indulge in all of your favorites for $25pp. Begin your day with a Yogurt Parfait with Granola and Seasonal Berries and for your entree, choose from Buttermilk Pancakes, a Bacon, Egg & Cheese Sandwich, Eggs Your Way, and other options.

Make it a Memorable New Year’s Eve at Resorts World Catskills

Resorts World Catskills is the ultimate destination that has a little something for everyone. If you’re coming with your family or even a group of friends, you will definitely bond together and unwind over the array of activities that the resort and the Catskills offer. We guarantee you’ll leave with a ton of memories that will last a lifetime.