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New Year’s Eve 2019/2020 in Como and around Lake Como

Get your friends and family together and see Lake Como light up for the new year, with music, fireworks, cruises and more on New Year’s Eve in Como and around the lake.

New Year’s Eve in the center of Como

Como is getting ready to celebrate the New Year’s arrival in the streets and in the lakeside Piazza Cavour, with music, fireworks and toasts.

Spending New Year’s Eve in Como is a unique experience for families and friends who want to enjoy the beautiful setting offered by the lake and by the festive lights around the city.


Firework show in Como
Spettacolo pirotecnico - Capodanno Como
Fireworks – Photo: Andrea Butti

Celebrate the start of 2020 with the incredible New Year’s Eve fireworks in Como.

In the beautiful setting of Lake Como, the waterfalls of light of the fireworks will offer to families and friends the opportunity to welcome the New Year in a peaceful, but amazing way. The official fireworks display will take place on a floating platform on the water.

The location was chosen so that the fireworks can be admired from several areas between Villa Olmo and Villa Geno, including the surrounding hills.


Como Città dei Balocchi Festival
Giostra del '700 - Capodanno Como
700’s carousel – Photo: Andrea Butti

Città dei Balocchi is the setting of the New Year’s Eve of Como: street markets, music, ice skating, shows, exhibitions and events will provide a handful of great options for you to enjoy New Year’s Eve in Como.

Città dei Balocchi offers a New Year’s Eve event for all ages:

*On New Year’s Eve the panormaic wheel will be in operation until 2:00 a.m. to give unique emotions from the first moments of the new year!

Romanitic New Year’s Eve

Crociera sul Lago di Como - Capodanno Como
Lake Como Cruise – New Year’s Eve Como

New Year’s Eve is the most romantic holiday of the year and there’s no better place to spend it than Como.

The landscape offered by the lake and the streets of the old town, enlivened by the artistic lighting of the facades, give the city a magical atmosphere allowing visitors to immerse themselves in a truly evocative and romantic atmosphere.

For a truly romantic New Year’s Eve choose a magical evening cruise on Lake Como, where you can have dinner and enjoy live entertainment as you welcome 2020.

Boarding is scheduled at 8:00 pm on Tuesday 31st December. The first return is scheduled at 2:00, the second one at the end of the navigation, at 3.00.

This is an original proposal to celebrate the New Year’s Eve on Lake Como with dinner and music on board, letting yourselfs be cuddled by the delights of the chef and dancing until late at night.
Booking required for more information Lake Como Cruise – New Year’s Eve 2019/2020.

New Year’s Eve with music and joy in Bellagio and Varenna

Bellagio by night

Happy New Year in Bellagio
“Happy New Year in Piazza” on December 31st at 10:00 pm at Piazza della Chiesa in Bellagio, residents and tourists are invited to the traditional midnight toast with live music.

An evening to greet the old year and welcome the new one with simplicity and joy.

The Proloco of Bellagio will offers sparkling wine, hot chocolate, traditional sweets, cotechino and lentils to everyone.


Countdown in Varenna
On Tuesday 31st December starting from 11:00 pm New Year’s Eve is celebrated at Piazza San Giorgio in Varenna with cotechino, lentils and music with DJ Barria and DJ Set.

Lake Como restaurants for New Year’s Eve dining


Agriturismo Le Radici – Alpe di Blessagno
Le Radici offers its guests a welcoming and familiar environment in the beautiful mountains of the Intelvi Valley in the province of Como.
The location enjoys an excellent view of the surrounding mountains including Monte Generoso and the distant Monte Rosa.
Perfect for those who want to spend the New Year’s Eve in the middle of peace and enjoy the air, the trails and the simplicity of the mountain.

For the New Year’s Eve dinner the restaurant offers a menu dedicated.


Antica Trattoria del Risorgimento – Mezzegra
A beautiful restaurant, ideal for a romantic dinner, located in Tremezzina – Lake Como and particularly suitable for cold winter days, thanks to the fireplace that makes the atmosphere special.

For the New Year’s Eve dinner you will find the creative a la carte menu, made with the freshest and highest quality ingredients.


Crotto dei Platani Restaurant – Brienno
Celebrate the New Year’s Eve at Crotto dei Platani, gourmet restaurant overlooking Lake Como, in an unforgettable location.

At midnight guests will be invited to the garden for the New Year’s Eve toast, admiring the fireworks show.

At 1:00 a.m. cotechino and lentils will be served.

The evening will be accompanied by the international singer Simona Lovi and by the guitarist Luca Giugno.
In addition, JustFor2 will leads guests to the new year creating an enveloping atmosphere, ranging from listening music, characterized by great classics, pop, jazz and dance music from the 70s and 80s.

For the New Year’s Eve dinner, the restaurant proposes a dedicated menu.


La Cucina della Marianna Restaurant – Cadenabbia
Culinary specialties refined and prepared with seasonal and local ingredients.

For the New Year’s Eve dinner, the restaurant proposes a dedicated menu.

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