New Year’s Eve is just around the corner. Most people know what they want to do and book well in advance. But what about those of us who have been terribly busy and have had no time to plan anything yet. Well, mercifully, there are still some options available for us ranging from camping to music events. Hurry, though! Also Read - Throwback Tuesday! When Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan Cycled Through Streets of Mumbai

1. Big Red Tent

Image: Big red tent

Image: Big red tent

Where: Big Red Tent offers several camping options just two-three hours from Mumbai. Campsites are at Kolad, Karnala, Vasind and Khopoli. Also Read - Mumbai Rains: Heavy Rains Paralyse City, IMD Warns of 'Flooding', Local Trains Suspended Due to Waterlogging; BMC Declares Holiday

Highlights: An elaborate BBQ Dinner is included in the New Year’s Eve camping charges. Additionally, a home-cooked lunch is for Rs.300 for adults and Rs.150 for kids under 8 years of age. Also Read - Kangana Ranaut Receives Notice From BMC Over 'Unauthorised Construction' of Her Residence, Here’s What They Found ‘Illegal’

Charges: Adults Rs.4,500 (per person) per night. Children Rs.2,000 (per child for kids below 8 yrs) per night. Book here.

2. Adlabs Imagica

Photograph Courtesy: Creative Commons/ Aaditya Bardhan

Photograph Courtesy: Creative Commons/ Aaditya Bardhan

Where: On New Year’s Eve this year, Adlabs Imagica in Khopoli is hosting a live performance by the amazing music trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. It’s the perfect family getaway from Mumbai and Pune.

Highlights: Live performance by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, gala buffet dinner, entry from 4 onwards, Grand Imagica Parade featuring Imagica characters, comedic performance by Jeeveshu.

Note: Rides open till late night

Charges: Regular : Rs 2999, Express : Rs 3999 (applicable for Adult/Child/Sr. Citizen). There are several packages available for families too.

Book here.

3. Camps by Offbeat Mandala


Image: Offbeat Mandala

Where: Just about 2 hours from Mumbai is the Barvi River Jungle Campsite off the Karjat-Murbad road. Other options like Panchgani and Lonavala are also available.

Highlights: New Year Camp in rustic countryside and jungle setting by the river. Un-plugged Indian Countryside live acoustics (songs and guitar) in sizzling campfire and barbecue starters. Stargazing, fishing, swimming in river and artificial pond, bullock cart ride, countryside hike.

Veg and non-veg meals, welcome beverages; barbecue; buffet dinner and breakfast. Well spaced out large camp-site with dome and cottage tents.

Charges: Camp Fee for 31st Night: Rs.2200/- to Rs.2900/- per head. Book here.

4. NYE party – White Castle

NYE White castle

Where: White Castle, Next to Mahindra showroom, Ghodbhunder road, Thane.

Highlights : DJ performance, unlimited food and beverages, access to all floors, IMFL drinks.


Couple – open lawn: Rs 5000
Couple – lounge: Rs 600
Stag – open lawn: Rs 3000
Stag – lounge: Rs 3500

Book here.


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