Ring in the New Year with a celebration that’s easy on the wallet and close to home! If you’re looking for somewhere to go in Reading last minute, our blog has you covered. 

From showing off your dance skills at the Oakford Social Club to drinking champagne with friends at a royal masquerade party, here are some last-minute ideas perfect for an impromptu  New Year’s Eve in Reading. 

Oakford Social Club 

From DJs playing some of the best music to movie cult hits and mainstream blockbusters, grab your family or friends – or both – and head to Blagrave Street in Reading to start this new year off with a bang! This enigmatic bar boasts free entry, craft beer, cocktails and the freshest tastes to tangle your taste buds. 

New Years Eve Masquerade Party 

This New Year’s Eve, the High Spirits Cocktail Company in Kings Street, Reading, is hosting a Glitz & Glam Masquerade Party! From a complimentary glass of Prosecco for midnight to DJs, free entry and dancers, grab your friends and kick off the new year with the Cocktail Company crew. Masks and glamorous attire are encouraged – but not mandatory. 

Pro Tip: if you are lucky enough to look younger than 25 – bring along your ID. 

Wild Lime Bar 

Wild Lime is known for their cocktails, event nights, live entertainment and a great selection of fresh and tasty meals. If it’s a last-minute New Year’s Eve plan that you’re looking for, Friar St, Reading is the perfect place to party the night away – and into the new year! 

New Year’s Eve Celebration 

AHF team – in collaboration with Christ Church London –  is hosting a New Year’s Eve celebration only 15 minutes from Reading. If you’re looking for a more relaxed and religious evening, pop into Coborn Street, London, to enjoy a night of prayer, praise and reflection while celebrating your way into the New Year! 


If you live in the town of Reading and planning a new year – new home resolution – contact Pink Hippo! Whether you’re moving, renovating or remodelling, we can provide a safe and secure space to store your belongings at *50% off your first month with us. 

Call our Reading store on 0118 957 1573 or visit our Personal Storage option to learn more! 

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