AMC 42nd St Times Square New Years Eve

Experience some of the best views of the NYE Ball Drop!!!

AMC 42nd Street is the premiere movie and entertainment destination steps from the iconic New Year’s ball drop. With 3 floors of movie magic fun, it’s LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION all night long! Grab your drinks (at designated areas), favorite concession stand snacks and watch the latest Hollywood movies in the state of the art theaters all night long. Then take a break from your movie marathon and hit the dance floor as the celebrity DJ plays the best in top 40, hip hop, house and rock! With 3 different areas to choose from, this family-friendly event has something for the movie star in all of us!


New Years Eve at AMC 42nd Street

New Year’s Eve celebrations always bring special magic to the air. This year, why not step out of the cold and onto the red carpet to enjoy the magic of the latest Hollywood films at the AMC Times Square!

OPEN BAR GALA – Levels 4 & 5 (For Adults 21+) – Ready to party the night away and ring in 2020 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 2022 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 2020!
  • 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 2020 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!

Fifth and Sixth Floor Menu:

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Have a Question? Call (646) 205-7600

*** Pricing is Per Person unless stated in the Ticket Type ***

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