The famous and beloved Kursalon Wien is one of the most magnificent buildings in Vienna, located directly on the historic Ringstrasse in the inner city and amidst the beautiful “Stadtpark”. Music lovers from all over the world come here to experience classical musical highlights all year round.
When visting the Kursalon New Year’s Eve Gala you will be delighted by numerous very special items on the agenda such as a Strauss and Mozart New Year’s Eve concert performed by the “Salonorchester Alt Wien”, excellent ballet dancers and opera singers, an exclusive gala dinner, a dance workshop and the party after midnight.
You have also the possibility to learn how to dance the typical Viennese waltz and prove and perfect your newly learned waltz skills when dancing to atmospheric dance music. The highlight of the evening will be at midnight, where we invite you to our beautiful terrace overlooking the city park.
Every year when the chimes of the waltz resound world wide, our beautiful city becomes once again the center of attention. Welcome the New Year in the historical atmosphere of Kursalon, where the “waltz king” Strauss himself gave his first concerts. Enjoy the beginning of the year accompanied by lighthearted sounds of classical music and experience an unforgettable New Year’s concert in the heart of Vienna.
Let yourself be carried away by classical masterpieces throughout several centuries in the time-honoured ambience of the beautiful venues and halls that the Kursalon has to offer. Simply book your tickets here and get ready for an unforgettable evening that will take you on a musical journey through time. Happy New Year 2021!
07.00 pm Admission and welcome drink
08.00 pm Gala dinner (4-courses)
10.00 pm Opening of the evening
10.15 pm Waltz workshop
11.00 pm Salonorchester Alt Wien presents "ALLES WALZER"
11.30 pm Live Band Spotlight
12.00 am Fireworks
12.15 am Midnight waltz and traditional midnight snack
12.30 am Live Band Spotlight/ DJ
02.30 am End of the gala
Gala dinner Menu (example)
Rabbit terrine / Rosehip dressing / Marinated leaf lettuce (C, G, O, M)
Carrot – coconut soup / Dried apricots / Cress (G, O, H)
Composition of beef (Braised beef cheek and sirloin) / Potato in puff pasty / Vegetables (A, C, G, M, L, O)
White coffee casserole / Chocolate sorbet / Apple – chili foam (A, C, G, H, O)
Marbled pepper mousse in pumkin bisquit / herb vinaigrette / frisée (A, C, G, O, M)
Vegetable consommé / vegetable candy in rice paper (C, G, O, L)
Wheat risotto / diced vegetables / red cress (A, G, O, L)
Variation of fresh fruits and sorbet (O)
*during the dinner the following drinks are included in these prices: Sparkling wine • white wine • red wine • beer • espresso • nonalcoholic drinks
As a renowned concert and event venue with an exclusive location, the Kursalon has always been a special hot spot for Viennese society and music lovers from all over the world. In addition to its magnificent historical roots, the building of the Kursalon also has an impressive modern flair as well as a breathtakingly beautiful terrace overlooking the green space of the Stadtpark.
The New Year's Eve Gala will take place on 31st December 2020. The admission starts at 7.00 pm and the gala dinner at 8.00 pm. Followed by waltz workshop, dance music and party!
You can book your tickets in 2 categories. Both category will enjoy the same services, the difference is the location of the table for the gala dinner.
Category Gold EUR 380,- Strauss Hall
Category Silver EUR 300,- Schubert or Lehar Hall
All prices are total prices, including all taxes and statutory fees. We do not bill any sort of additional charges.
The New Year's Eve Gala takes place on 31st December 2020. At 7.00 pm is the admission and the end of the gala is at 02.30 am.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an e-mail containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download it on your smartphone/ tablet to show on the day of the activity.
In case you do not receive an e-mail in the minutes following the booking: please do not forget to check your Spam folder!
How to go there?
Take the subway line U4 to the station “Stadtpark”, the underground line U3 to “Stubentor” or one of the tramways 2, 71 or D to the “Schwarzenbergplatz” station. After a short walk of about 2 minutes, you will find yourself directly in front of the Kursalon.
It is possible to cancel your ticket up to 3 days before the concert date.