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New Year's Swingin' Eve

December 31, 2018

TIME: 8:00 PM - 1:00 AM – Doors open at 7:30 PM

PRICE: General Admission: $120 Each | Speakeasy Lounge Add-On: $85 per admission (total $205 Each) | Coat Check Available: $3​

Notice: All Patrons Must Be Over 21 Years of Age With Valid Photo ID

Kansas City’s Biggest New Year’s Eve Swing Party is Back . . . and Only At Historic Union Station!

Swing in the new year at the biggest celebration in Kansas City, featuring award-winning Dave Stephens and the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra 7 (“KCJO7”) at historic Union Station.

Dance in the New Year with the hottest, swinging band – Dave Stephens and the KCJO 7. A party like no other in a venue like no other. Spend your New Year’s Eve celebrating with big band swing and your favorite retro dance originals. Your ticket gets it all - admission, live music, party favors, drinks, hot appetizers and midnight champagne toast. Lock in your tickets now and guarantee your place at the hottest NYE party in KC. The place will be hoppin’! Special hotel packages also available thru The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center.

One “All Inclusion” Ticket Features:

  • Live Music Opening with Diamond Empire Band – Fresh Passionate young musicians, who perform, tour and record professionally around the world
  • Headlined by two great KC Traditions: Dave Stephens and KCJO7
  • Unlimited Drinks, including Midnight Champagne Toast
  • Hot Appetizers served from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., followed by sweet and salty snacks
  • Two Big Dance Areas with lots of room to groove and swing
  • Midnight Balloon Drops Over Both Dance Areas
  • Expanded Table Seating and Dance Floor Surround Seating
  • Midnight Countdown “Ball Drop” – In True Times Square Tradition
  • Projection Screens for Great Views
  • Party Favors

General Admission Appetizer & Drink Menu

Bar Selections

Century Cellars Cabernet
Coastal Estates Pinot Noir
Coastal Estates Pinot Grigio
Century Cellars Chardonnay

Beer: Miller Lite, Bud Light, Boulevard Wheat

Liquor: Smirnoff Vodka, Gordons Gin, Rebel Yell Bourbon, Scoresby Scotch, 100% Agave Camerena Tequila, Captain Morgan Rum, Dickle #8, Tennessee Whisky

Sodas available.

Hors D’oeuvres

Assorted Domestic Cheese: Soft and hard cheeses with crackers and fresh fruit garnish

Boneless Cantonese Chicken Wings: Orange Cantonese glaze, sesame seeds, avocado ranch

Cuban Sliders: Grilled bread, pulled pork, shaved ham, swiss, mustard, pickle

Espinaca Dip with tortilla chips

Vegetable Egg Rolls: Cabbage, carrots, sweet and sour sauce

Grilled and Chilled Vegetable Display: Asparagus, red and green bell pepper, carrot, red onion, Portobello, zucchini, yellow squash, balsamic reduction

Late Night Snacks
Popcorn Bar: Buttered, Cheddar, Caramel, Cinnamon
Candy Bar: M&Ms, Skittles, Twizzlers, Mini Candy Bars, Hot Tamales and more

An Exclusive Add-On “Speakeasy Lounge” Ticket Featuring:

All “General Admission” items listed above plus…

  • Intimate Speakeasy Setting
  • Champagne All Night
  • Private, Unlimited Premium Bar
  • Black Tie Hors d’ouevres with Extended Hours
  • Private, Unlimited Coffee Bar
  • 2019 Fun and Festive NYE Party Glasses

Limited to 125 VIP guests

VIP Speakeasy Lounge Appetizer & Drink Menu

Ultra Premium Bar Including

Red: Bogle Cabernet, Hob Nob Pinot Noir
White: Sterling Chardonnay and Sterling Pinot Grigio


Beer: Bud Light, Stella Artois, Boulevard Pale Ale and Boulevard Wheat

Liquor: Kettle One Vodka, Tanqueray Gin, Captain Morgan Private Stock Rum, Bacardi Rum, Bulleit Bourbon, Crown Royal, Patron Tequila and Glenmorangie Single Malt Scotch

Specialty Cocktails:
Gin Rickey: Gin, Lime Juice, Soda Water, Lime Garnish
Kir Royale: Chamboard, Champagne
Swingin; Martini: Gin, Vodka, Ice, Olive

Hors D’oeuvres

Sliced Beef Tenderloin, Stuffed Baby New Potatoes, Mediterranean Indulgence, Mushrooms Stuffed with Sausage and Cream Cheese, Warm Gryuere+Bacon Dip, Pecan Pie Truffles, Cranberry Pistachio Cookies, Gingersnap Whoopie pies

Hotel Package with The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center:


Grand Plaza is a truly impressive and spectacular event site.