Crystal Ball 2017

Join us for the best New Year's Eve Party in town, the Crystal Ball at International Market Square near Downtown Minneapolis. Celebrating our 13th year in operation, we are one of the largest New Year's Eve events in the country. With attendance over 3,000 people, you can be sure it will always be the best way to ring in the New Year.

The 2016 Crystal Ball will feature the world's premier Prince tribute band, Ovation, and multiple DJs along with performers from Dragon's Fire Theater, Go-Go Dancers and more. Don't miss out on the biggest event of the year!


Get your tickets now for the best New Year's Eve event in Minneapolis! The Crystal Ball is proud to partner with Spare Key which provides housing assistance to families with critically ill and seriously injured children in the hospital. Spare Key will receive a portion of all tickets sales from the Crystal Ball.

Ticket Levels

General Admission Tickets - $60: Access to the main level of the venue.

VIP Tickets - $100: As a VIP Guest you will have access to the main floor and all balcony levels of the venue. All VIP Guests receive a complimentary glass of champagne to toast the New Year!

Ultra VIP Tickets - $250: Celebrate New Year's Eve in Ultra VIP style! Ultra VIP Guests have access to the exclusive Ultra VIP Lounge with complimentary beer, wine, cocktails, and appetizers throughout the evening.

VIP Tables - Starting at $220: Enjoy a reserved table for the entire evening overlooking the dance floor and a VIP wristband for each person at the table. As a VIP guest you will have access to the main floor and all balcony levels of the venue, including multiple VIP Lounges and a complimentary glass of champagne to toast the New Year. We recommend making your VIP table reservation early as space is limited and our VIP tables sell out every year!

2-Person VIP Table - $220
4-Person VIP Table - $440
6-Person VIP Table - $660
8-Person VIP Table - $880
10-Person VIP Table - $1110

NOTE: Bottles and drinks (aside from a glass of complimentary champagne) can be purchased from your server and are not included in the price of your table. Drinks may also may be purchased from one of the many bars in the venue.

Crystal Ball Bottle Menu:

AVIV Vodka $260, Grey Goose Vodka $350, Bombay Saffire $285, Patron Silver Tequila $340, Jack Daniel's $250, Captain Morgan $250, Bacardi $250, Jagermeister $225, Fireball $225.

A variety of champagne and wine options also available.

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General Information

The Crystal Ball at International Market Square

Location: 245 Market Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402

Tickets: Available online and at the door. Several different ticket levels available including General Admission, VIP, Ultra VIP, VIP Tables, and Cabanas.

Time: 8pm-2am

Entertainment: Chase & Ovation, multiple DJs, aerialists, go-go dancers and more!

Dress Code: Dress to impress! Cocktail attire suggested. No baseball caps, athletic shoes or sweatshirts.

Parking Options: Valet and self-park are available. We also offer shuttle service.



Chase & Ovation

DJ Lineup

Shuttle Information

Want to avoid the hassle of trying to find a cab on New Year's Eve? Check out our shuttle service! Round‐trip service from select locations in the Downtown and Uptown area. Shuttles run approximately every 30‐45 minutes for pick‐up and run continuously for drop‐off.

Downtown Locations:

  • The Hilton, 1001 S Marquette Ave
  • Loews Minneapolis Hotel, 601 1st Ave N
  • Radisson Blu, 35 S 7th Street

Uptown Locations:

  • The Lowry, 2112 Hennepin Ave
  • Uptown Tavern, 2929 Hennepin Ave S (McDonald's Parking Lot)

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