Columbus New Year’s Eve party roundup

From the December 27, 2012 edition

The countdown to the biggest party night of the year has begun! Here are 10 New Year’s Eve shindigs worthy of your first champagne sips of 2013.

Get Right New Year’s Eve

Charlie Bear

8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

1562 N. High St., North Campus Gateway

$10 presale; $15 at the door

Go if you like: Hip-hop dance parties.

New Year’s Eve at Kobo


8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

2590 N. High St., Campus


Go if you like: She Bears, Reverse the Curse, Compressions and Bigshot.

Skully’s NYE ’90s/’80s/Now Dance Party

Skully’s Music-Diner

8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

1151 N. High St., Short North



Go if you like: Marky Mark, leg warmers and free champagne toasting.

New Year’s Eve at Club Sandwich

Club Sandwich

9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

566 W. Rich St., West Side

$5 suggested donation

Go if you like: The Unholy 2, Sick Thrills, the Washington Beach Bums and the Heatwave DJs.

Park Street’s WNCI New Year’s Eve 2013 Extravaganza

Park Street Patio, Park Street Saloon and The Social

8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

525-533 Park St., Arena District


Go if you like: Jimmy Jam, party favors and circus performers.

Bernie’s Annual New Year’s Eve Bash


9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

1896 N. High St., Campus


Go if you like: UDrop, Icee Jake, Demari Foust, Yizzo and J Doze.

Salsa Party at La Fogata Grill

La Fogata Grill

9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

790 N. High St., Short North


Go if you like: Salsa dancing, DJ Yama and Cleveland band Edwen y su Grupo Wepa.

NYE Masquerade Eyes Wide Shut

Camelot Cellars

9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

958 N. High St., Short North

$35 single, $60 couple


Go if you like: Wearing masks (mandatory!), live music, free appetizers and sneak peeks at CMH Fashion Week’s couture gowns.

NYE with Envelope & DJ Detox

Ace of Cups

9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

2619 N. High St., Campus



Go if you like: Parties that ban glitter, Envelope, DJ Detox, The Altered States of the United Snakes and DJ George Brazil.

NYE 2013 Red Solo Cup HoDown featuring Josh Thompson


8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31

583 E. Broad St., Downtown


Go if you like: Confetti bombs and country singers Josh Thompson, Ty Stone and Lee Gantt.