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Celebrate New Year's Eve in Style

Indianapolis Hot Spots for December 31st


No plans yet for New Year's Eve? Never fear. Following is a list of some of Indy's hottest New Year's Eve celebrations and the info you need to join the party!

New Year’s Eve Celebration at the Jazz Kitchen
Time: 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Cost: $25
Address: 5377 North College Ave., Indianapolis
Phone: (317) 253-4900
This New Year’s Eve performance will feature Brenda Williams.

Big Car Bohemian New Year’s Eve Party
Time: 8:30 p.m.-1 a.m.
Cost: No cover charge, free snacks (charge for drinks)
Address: Fountain Square, 1043 Virginia Ave., Suite 215, Indianapolis
This event features video projections, interactive art-making, and other activities. Live music includes Beat Debris, Adam Kuhn, Christian Taylor, The Tapedeck Few, The Bone Fags, Oakdale Drive, and Tonos Triad.

New Year’s Eve at the Marina
Time: Dinner, 4:30-11 p.m.; Entertainment, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Cost: Serving regular menu plus great dinner specials and $5 Finlandia martinis
Address: BellaVita Ristorante, 11699 Fall Creek Rd., Indianapolis
Phone: (317) 598-9011
Live entertainment by the The Apostrophe’s, favors and prizes, and a champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight.

New Year’s Eve at the Cabaret
Time: 9 p.m.-1 a.m. (doors open at 8:30 p.m.)
Cost: $25 admission, must be 18 or older
Address: American Cabaret Theatre, 401 E. Michigan St., Indianapolis
Phone: (317) 631-0334
Entertainment includes Shannon Forsell and Jimmy Guilford. Activities include dancing, dance lessons, wine and beer tasting, desserts, party favors, and a champagne toast. Attire is casual to classy.

The Carlos Diaz New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
Time: Doors open at 8 p.m.
Cost: Tickets are $19.99 in advance; $39.99 at the door
Address: Valle Vista Country Club, 755 E. Main Street, Greenwood
The event features radio personalities Smiley, KJ, B-Moore, Weedman, Dave Decker, Scott Sands, and more from Z 99.5, plus free food and a free champagne toast at midnight. The 25,000 square foot party space includes rooms themed for Rockin’ Country, ’80s and ’90s Retro, and Hip-Hop and Dance, each manned by its own DJs, as well as Karaoke and a Movie Grotto.

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