It can get pretty stressful this time of year, with all the Christmas shopping and organisation for the ultimate end of year party. So to make things a little simpler, we've pulled together NYE events all the way from UK to Australia, so let us help you plan something a bit special for this New Year's Eve...
NEW YEAR'S EVE CITY BREAKS
Turn your New Year's Eve trip into a travel experience with daytime sight-seeing and insane night-time madness! From the vibrant variety of Croatia to the beauty and surprises of Budapest, here's some events to consider for your end of year escape:
NYE Croatia / Zagreb, Croatia / 30 Dec - 2 Jan
Put together by the minds of Playground and Little Bigfoot promotions, spend your days enjoying the fine dining and sights of Zagreb, then on both New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Night enjoy TWO massive parties bursting with bass beats, and electro fusion treats.
NYE Belgrade / Belgrade, Serbia / 30 Dec - 2 Jan
Listed amongst Lonely Planet's top 10 party cities in the world, our Belgrade New Year's Eve package includes the best of both worlds, with parties in nightclubs playing international and local hits on New Year's Eve, and a traditional Serbian dinner with a Gypsy Orchestra on New Year's Day.
NYE Bratislava / Bratislava, Slovakia / 30 Dec - 1 Jan
A "Spring-Break" warm up party, followed by a "Great Gatsby" NYE blowout and a "White Angels" gathering start to the new year, our Bratislava deal is a hedonist's dream where your only concern will be what costumes to bring.
NYE Budapest / Budapest, Hungary / 30 Dec - 2 Jan
Have you ever been to a Spa Party? Experience a wild twist to Budapest's popular tourist attraction followed by a "Glamour Secret Edition" party for New Year's Eve.
NYE Barcelona / Barcelona, Spain / 30 Dec - 1 Jan
From Pacha to Opium Mar, this package deal will ensure your entry to the best clubs in Barcelona are sorted, so all you have to do is turn up and party!
BIG NAME CLUBBING NIGHTS
Maybe it's not clubbing itself for NYE that puts you off, but more the idea of a dull lifeless club draining your wallet and your mind, with lame drinks and predictable music! Perhaps these events will be more up your street...
GlobalGathering Presents NYE / Birmingham, UK / 31st Dec
The gang behind the established dance brand and festival invite Wilkinson, David Rodigan MBE, Friction and Jaguar Skills to their annual NYE takeover.
Eastern Electrics NYE / London, United Kingdom - 31st Dec
Agoria, Cassy, Geddes, Matthias Tanzmann and more will be providing an unmatchable sound for fans of electronic underground.
Hidden Barcelona / Barcelona, Spain / 31st Dec
Promising a luxurious night spread across two rooms with large gardens and breath-taking views of Barcelona, the lineup has yet to be revealed but expect a dreamy electronic sound with exciting visuals.
Razzmatazz '14 / Barcelona, Spain / 31st Dec
Join the finest resident DJs that will have you dancing throughout the whole night, with 5 curated and unique rooms opening after the countdown.
Sasazu '14 / Prague, Czech Republic / 31st Dec
In a famous nightclub that has previously hosted the likes of Paul Van Dyke & Fedde Le Grande, you can expect equally wild times for the Sasazu NYE event. After a midnight toast with fireworks enter a clubbing world of thematic dancers and live acrobatic shows.
Sankey's NYE / Manchester, United Kingdom / 31st Dec
With a glorious theme of "Music Is Love" the likes of Kerri Chandler, Move D and Oli Furness will be spreading the upbeat vibes.
EPIC ELECTRONIC BENDERS
Depending on how much time you can book off from work, why celebrate the end of one year and the start of another across just one night? Here are some events promising non-stop parties with premium lineups to match.
Amore Festival / Rome, Italy / 30 Dec - 2 Jan
Taking place in the creative space of Fiera di Roma, Chris Liebing, Dixon and Ricardo Villalobos are just a selection of the quality house and techno treats set to be spinning tracks. Why come for just the main festival event when there will also be a live concert & DJ set preview night, an "After-Tea" special, and a massive After-party to celebrate the start of 2015.
Awakenings / Amsterdam, Netherlands / 30 - 2 Jan
We have not one but THREE exciting events to tell you about from the creative minds behind the techno powerhouse brand Awakenings. Get the party started at the Early NYE special with Richie Hawtin and Seth Troxler, Carl Cox has a very special night planned for Awakenings & Carl Cox Present NYE, and if you're begging for more Ben Klock, Len Faki and Nina Kraviz will be there for you at the Awakenings New Year's Day Special.
Loveland / Amsterdam, Netherlands / 31 Dec - 2 Jan
Due to celebrate 20 years of outstanding events, Loveland New Year will close their first two decade chapter with a specially crafted lineup featuring Audiojack and Speedy J, whereas Loveland Live: 20 Year Anniversary, taking place 1-2 Jan, will welcome the new era with an all-live dance and techno surprise.
Madrid Winter Festival / Madrid, Spain / 1 Jan
If you are looking to end the year with one party and begin with a new one, this 15 hour cultural celebration of all things electronic is just what you need, with Richie Hawtin, Paul Kalkbrenner and Loco Dice heading up the enjoyment.
Unlocked NYE / Palermoa, Italy / 31 Dec - 1 Jan
Nina Kraviz, Boddika, White Brothers and Daniele Travali take over an intimate warehouse not far from the beautiful Sicily north coast.
And here's the wild card choice! we always imagine huddling up next to our friends for warmth as we watch the fireworks, but how apart travelling to somewhere where December is actually the prime summer season!
Beyond The Valley
Taking place on the breathtaking South Coast on Philip Island,Australia, and provides a majestic sunny landscape along with a lineup featuring electronic, indie-rock and dance. In a great open space holding the most glamourus camping ever to grace a music festival, maybe it's time to enjoy the great outdoors this New Year's Eve!
If you are still undecided, keep your eyes on this article, as not only will we be updating this with more suggestions and purchasable packages, but we will also be holding some exclusive competitions!