Are you looking for something to do to ring in the New Year? Here’s a list of happenings to help you decide:
Applebee’s Grill & Bar: New Year’s Eve Party from 9pm – 2am, 3450 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 637-8050
Bambooz Tiki Bar and Bridgepointe Banquet Room: New Year’s Eve Ball with live music by Jim Kohler Band (Blues) and Supersonic “The Party Revolution” Band (80’s music) from 9pm – 2am. Catering by Triple Play Restaurant and Bar (pizza and wings and breakfast pizza at 1am. Reserve a room at the Bridgepointe Hotel under “New Year’s Eve Room”. Limo will be shuttling people from Bambooz to the Diamond Club and Triple Play. Location: 101 Howell Rd., 633-2745.
The Brown Pelican Pub: Red Hot New Year party. Wear red and feel free to bring a covered dish from 12pm – 2am. Location: 411 Broad St., 631-5008.
It’s a DoubleTree New Year’s Eve at Christoph’s Lounge and in the Grand Ballroom: Dance Party with DJ Chuck Colb and live performance by Trainwreck. Reserve a room at the DoubleTree under “New Year’s Eve Party Package”. Location: Inside DoubleTree by Hilton, 100 Middle St., 638-3585.
The Diamond Club: Enjoy music by DJ Danny B from and catering by Triple Play Restaurant and Bar (pizza and wings). Limo will be shuttling people from Bambooz Tiki Bar to the Diamond Club and Triple Play. Location: 1100 Hwy 70 E., 671-4838.
Howling Dog Saloon “Flyers 69”: DJ and Karaoke from 12pm – 2am, 3202 Neuse Blvd., 514-2433
Mesh Sports Lounge: New Year’s Eve Party with a “Singles Theme” and open mike night from 5pm – 2am at 2500 Trent Rd., 636-6374.
Prohibition “Speakeasy, Cocktails”: Black and White Ball from 10pm – 2am. Regular hours start at 3pm, 243 Craven St., 649-1838.
The Wave Bar and Grill: Live music and champagne toast (11am – 2am), 1904-E S. Glenburnie Rd., 649-1880.
The RiverTowne Ballroom Third Annual New Year’s Gala Ball, semi-formal dancing, heavy hors’ dourves, and more. Get your tickets now online as there are a few left. Location: 305 Pollock St. 637-2003.
Please let us know if we missed a venue and we’ll add it to the list!
The following will be open during regular hours:
Aperivito Wine Bar open 5-11pm at Lawson’s Landing at the NC History Center, 637-9307
Bear Towne Market (BTM), S. Front St., 637-0022
Beer Army Outpost, 1244 Hwy 70 E, 633-5060
Buffalo Wild Wings, 3102 Dr MLK Blvd. 635-9464
Captain Ratty’s, 202 Middle St., 633-2088
The Chelsea, 335 Middle St., 637-5469
Fairfield Harbour Food and Spirits, 100 Marina Dr., 514-0202
Half Time Pub & Grill, 3325 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 672-8777
Harvey Mansion Steamer Bar, 221 S. Front St., 635-3232
Mickey Milligan’s, 3411 Trent Rd., 637-3711
MJ’s Raw Bar & Grill, 216 Middle St., 635-6890
Morgan’s Tavern & Grill, 235 Craven St., 636-2430
Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant, 100 Pollock St., 514-0033
Spunky McDoogle’s, 1908 S. Glenburnie Rd., 637-5705
Texas Steakhouse, 3231 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 637-1500
Thirsty Bruin, 224 Middle St., 877-635-1409
Triple Play Restaurant and Sports Bar, 1706-E Hwy 70E, 635-3010