Whether you're ringing in 2014 with the hope of a fresh start, or bidding 2013 a surly farewell, we got what you need.
Even if you saw our Dec. 26 edition and perused our first round-up of NYE happenings in the city, you might still be feeling pretty non-committal when it comes to planning your last night of 2013. It's overwhelming, we understand. Luckily for you, we have dug up even more brain-melting events to help you end the year with a bang. Whether you're ringing in 2014 with the hope of a fresh start, or bidding 2013 a surly farewell, we got what you need.
Shadowbox Live New Year's Eve Party:
Spend the night rocking out during the 2 hour concert and dance party with house band, BillWho? in addition to enjoying appetizers, dinner, a dessert banquet, and a champagne toast. There will also be a cash bar available.
9 p.m. 503 S. Front St., Brewery District.
Individual $100, Couple $180
Camelot Cellars' 3rd Annual New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball
Put on your best "Great Gatsby" get-up, practice The Charleston and head to Camelot Cellars' roaring 20s themed masquerade if you want to toast the future while reliving the past. "Can't repeat the past?... Why of course you can!"
9 p.m. 958 North High St., Short North.
Individual $35, Couple $60
OGEE New Year's Eve Black Tie Affair at Strongwater:
Step out in your finest threads and vibe out to some old school hip hop at OGEE's NYE black tie affair at Strongwater. If you dress to impress, you'll up your chances of getting that smooch at midnight.
10 p.m. 400 W. Rich St., Franklinton.
$20 presale, $25 at the door.
Long St. Live New Year's Eve 2014 Glow Party
If glow sticks and dirty bass are more your speed, (and you aren't going to RoeVy) check out Long St. Live's NYE glow party. There is supposed to be something like six DJs and five separate rooms of dancing, plus a ball drop at midnight... Maybe 2014 will look really good under a black light?
10 p.m. 40 E. Long St., Downtown.
General admission $15, VIP $25 (The site says the general admission price may increase as ticket sales increase, so for clarification, the VIP tickets are general admission + $10.)
New Year's Eve 2014 at The Bluestone featuring Blackjack Billy
If your idea of fun is two-stepping rather than twerking, on NYE The Bluestone is the place for you. Southern rockers Blackjack Billy with special guests Matt Mason and Canaan Smith will be providing the tunes, while the good people at The Bluestone provide the booze. VIPs get early entry, a dinner buffet, access to the VIP loft and an exclusive Meet and Greet with Blackjack Billy.
8 p.m. General admission $30, VIP $85
583 E. Broad St., Downtown.