Ring in 2012 with 200,000 fellow bundled-up San Franciscans for a waterfront fireworks tradition as the city is once again hosting a free waterfront midnight fireworks show on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2011.
According to FuncheapSF, the best viewing location to see fireworks is south of Sinbad’s Restaurant – along the Embarcadero between Mission and Folsom Street. Standing in front of the Ferry Building may not be a good place to view the fireworks.
Below are a couple of the best places to view fireworks in San Francisco on New Year’s Eve.
NYE Fireworks 2012
The ultimate view and the best display of fireworks by the waterfront Ferry Building Clock Tower which is one of the historical landmark of the city!
An EPIC New Years Eve
EPIC Roasthouse’s 3-course menu early evening is perfect for those on their way to a party. Later, the restaurant features a 4-course menu, champagne toast and a view of the fireworks!
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant
You can’t beat the patio area at Gordon Biersch for great food, fabulous drinks and New Year’s Eve Fireworks right in front of the Bay.
NYE Live 2012
NYE Live 2012 – Front row view of the Embarcadero fireworks at midnight, elevated above thousands of people. Two different dance floors and music, and drinks.
Vintage Havana Night
Vintage Havana Night at Hotel Vitale and Americano – Intimate bar, lounge and restaurant with outdoor patio space. Fireworks show at midnight and drinks, food and dancing.
Hornblower Cruises NYE
San Francisco Premier New Year’s Eve Cruise and Belle of the Ball New Year’s Eve Cruise – Scenic views, dinner, midnight fireworks, open bar, party favors, live music and dancing.
New Year’s Eve Treasure Island
Celebrate New Years Eve at historic Treasure Island, with an exclusive view of San Francisco’s million dollar FIREWORK’S SHOW. Transforming The Pavilion by the Bay into this years most exclusive New Years Eve celebration with TWO Areas of music and complimentary Hosted bar all night!