BIG LIST: New Year's Eve 2014 parties in Charlotte

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It's time to start making New Year's Eve plans - especially to avoid sell-outs at hot spots and those high ticket fees that soar up closer to time at some venues around town. Check out our big ol' list of parties (in no particular order) below. Be sure to come back as it'll definitely keep growing. Cheers! (To submit a New Year's Eve party to this list, email aovercash@clclt.com.)

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12th Annual Back to the Future Bash at Roxbury New Year's Eve at Roxbury, an 80s and 90s nightclub, includes party favors, glow sticks, four bars, drink specials ($5 "Marty Mcfly" shots and $5 Doc's mixed drinks) multiple dance floors, a patio and a champagne toast at midnight. Table reservations available. $20 before Dec. 29; $25 after. Dec. 31. Roxbury Nightclub, 115 W. 5th St. 704-375-8090. www.roxburynightclub.com.

The Big Release: A Rich Experience of Meditation, Yoga & Fresh Juice This New Year's Eve event features meditation led by John W. Love, Jr., yoga from Kelley Carboni-Woods and fresh-pressed juice provided by Happy Apple Juicery. For more information, visit https://squareup.com/market/revolution-ego/big-release-experience. $50. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. Revolution Ego Salon, 312 N. Myers St., Suite 115. 704-951-7386. www.revolutionego.com.

Blue Ice New Year's Eve Party at Cathode Azure This New Year's Eve party features music from DJ Rob Reeves, fully stocked bars, outdoor torches, and complimentary parking. $10 before 10 p.m. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Cathode Azure, 1820 South Blvd., Suite 106. 704-823-6066. www.cathodeazure.com.

Bollywood New Years Eve at Hindu Center of Charlotte A family-friendly New Year's Eve party featuring local DJs spinning Bollywood hits. There will also be karaoke, games, and Chowpati-style street food. All ages are welcome, but kids must be accompanied by parents or an adult. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Hindu Center construction project. For more information, call 704-607-8412. $5; free for kids under 12. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Hindu Center, 7400 City View Drive.

Bootleggers Ball: A NYE Celebration at Barreled at the Lift Speakeasy A prohibition shindig on New Year's Eve, featuring beer, cocktails, wine, champagne, hookahs, party favors and music from DJ's Nurotik and Amalgam, who will be playing from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. 21 and up. For ticket information, call 704-626-8850 or email terri@barreledcharlotte.com. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Barreled at the Lift Speakeasy, 1600 E. Woodlawn Road. 704-626-8850. www.barreledcharlotte.com.

Blast from the Past: A StrikeCity New Years Eve Time Warp Strike City turns into a time machine with music from four decades - 70s, 80s, 90s, and the 2000s. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. Price includes drink tickets and appetizers until midnight, a champagne toast, party favors, and more. VIP bowling tickets available for $90 per person (minimum 4 four people, maximum six). $45 (before Dec. 30)-$65. Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Strike City, 210 E. Trade St. 704-716-9300. www.strikecitycharlotte.com.

Brewery New Year's Eve - The Chilled New Years Eve at Sycamore Brewing: Sycamore Brewing's New Year's Eve Celebration features craft beer, wine, champagne and food (including barbecue sandwiches, mac & cheese and other southern sides) available for purchase. Dec. 31, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sycamore Brewing, 2161 Hawkins St. 704-910-3821. www.sycamorebrew.com.

Brew Year's Eve at the Flying Saucer A New Year's celebration of craft beer at the Flying Saucer. Specialty tappings including Terrapin French Toast'd Wake n' Bake, Founder's Big Lushious, Stone Master of Disguise, Dogfish Head American Beauty, and more. Rare bottles including three liter New Holland Dragon's Milk, three liter Samichlaus, and Sam Adams Infinium. Live DJ starting at 9 p.m. and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. $10-$15. Dec. 31, 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Flying Saucer, 9605 N. Tryon St. 704-568-7253. www.beerknurd.com/stores/charlotte/.

CLT New Year’s Eve Uptown's family-friendly and alcohol-free New Year’s Eve celebration features live music, a variety of activities and performances and fireworks. Dec. 31, 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza, 400 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Draught Gets Lucky: New Year's Eve This New Year's Eve package inlcudes Vegas-style gaming ( blackjack, craps & roulette) with $10,000 in free play money. There's also heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine & liquor options, a champagne toast at midnight, DJs, party favors and prizes. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. $70-$85. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Draught Charlotte, 601 S. Cedar St. 704-375-7566. www.draughtcharlotte.com.

Drop !t featuring Slander at The Fillmore: Disco Donnie Presents and Sugar Society present this New Year's Eve party with Slander. For more information visit www.fillmorecharlotte.com and www.discodonniepresents.com. Wed., Dec. 31, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. The Fillmore, 1000 N.C. Music Factory Blvd. 704-549-5555. www.livenation.com.

The Duke Mansion's 100th Birthday Party on New Year's Eve This black-tie New Year's Eve party also celebrates Duke Mansion's 100th anniversary with a multi-course dinner from Chef Harrison Booth in a heated tent adorned with lights on the McGuire Lawn. There will also be music from That Guy Smitty, a champagne toast and a late-evening breakfast. To RSVP, email kellis@tlwf.org or call 704-714-4445. $258 per person; $515 per couple. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Duke Mansion, 400 Hermitage Road. 704-714-4400. www.dukemansion.org.

Grand Ball at Hilton Charlotte Center City Southern Skyline presents this New Year's Eve Grand Ball that's. black tie-optional and features entertainment from Tyler Boone, DJ Method, Atlas Road Crew and Mangas Colorado. There will also be heavy hors d’oeuvres and a full bar. For more information and a complete schedule, visit www.southern-skyline.com. $125 per person; $180 for VIP. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. Hilton Charlotte Center City, 222 E. 3rd St.

A Great Gatsby New Year's Eve at Leroy Fox Leroy Fox celebrates New Year's Eve with a taste of the roaring '20s. At 8 p.m. there will be a five-course meal with a selection of prohibition-style cocktails. Then ring in 2015 with a complimentary glass of champagne at midnight. For more information and menu details, visit www.eventbrite.com. $60 (ticket includes five-course meal (with choices for each course), two prohibition-style cocktails, a champagne toast at midnight, entry into Glitter & Glitz after party and live jazz performance). Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Leroy Fox, 705 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-366-3232. www.leroyfox.com‎.

Hollywood Glam New Year's Eve at Whisky River: Whisky River meets Hollywood at this special themed New Year's Eve party. $25. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Whisky River, 210 E. Trade St. 704-749-1097. www.thewhiskyriver.com.

John Tosco's 5th Annual New Year's Eve Variety Show John Tosco’s New Year's Eve tradition continues with family-friendly entertainment, including comedy, a ventriloquist, juggling, kazoos and more. For tickets, call 704-372-1000 of visit www.carolinatix.org. $15. Dec. 31, 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. McGlohon Theater, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000. www.blumenthalarts.org.

Mojo Ruckus New Year's Eve Bash at Philosopher's Stone Pre- and post- Widespread Panic fans and concert goers might want to consider this your party home. Featuring a set from Mojo Ruckus, a champagne toast and party favors. For more information, visit www.facebook.com. $10. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Philosopher's Stone Tavern, 1958 E. 7th St. 704-350-1331. www.philosophersstonetavern.com.

New Year's Eve Celebration with Jim Quick and Coastline at Queens Landing: Private cruise with Jim Quick and Coastline. Rub elbows with the band while sampling an array of appetizers. There's also dancing, a buffet, a chocolate bar, party favors, a champagne toast at midnight and a cash bar. $60 (main concert & dance, from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.)-$100 (celeb cruise, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.). Dec. 31, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Queen’s Landing, 1459 River Highway, Mooresville. 704-663-2628. www.queenslanding.com.

New Year' Eve at Nan & Byron's This New Year's Eve party at Nan and Byron's features an open bar and buffet from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., music from DJ Steven K, a live countdown of the ball drop, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. Limited $55 general admission tickets available at. www.ticketleap.com (Keyword: Nan and Byron's). A portion of proceeds will be donated to Levine Children's Hospital's Give Here for Kids Here program. $55. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Nan & Byron's, 1714 South Blvd. 980-224-7492. www.nanandbyrons.com.

New Year Eve Masquerade Ball at L4 Lounge This New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball at L4 Lounge includes an open hors d' oeuvres buffet from 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., party favors and giveaways, a best mask contest, the ball drop broadcast on flat screen TVs, music from DJ Arthy and a champagne toast at midnight. Doors open at 9 p.m. 18 and up. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. Limited VIP tables/bottle service available. For reservations, text Tam at 336-953-0162. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. L4 Lounge, 2906 Central Ave. 704-567-2158. www.l4lounge.com.

New Year's Eve: A Night of Whimsy at New Gallery of Modern Art Charity ball that will support Restore International (www.restoreinternational.org). Doors open at 9 p.m. and dress code is formally colorful. Features a full bar plus appetizers and desserts. Popcorn, cotton candy, and adult snowcones will be available as well. There will also be a DJ, a dance floor, prizes and a champagne toast at midnight. For tickets, visit http://restoreint.myevent.com or www.eventbrite.com. $85 until Dec. 15. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. New Gallery of Modern Art, 435 S. Tryon St. 704-373-1464. www.newgalleryofmodernart.com.

New Year's Eve at 5Church This New Year's Eve party features an open bar and buffet from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., music from DJ Lee Connor, a live countdown of the ball drop, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. Limited $85 general admission tickets available at www.ticketLeap.com (Keyword: 5Church). Private VIP horseshoe room available. Doors open 10 p.m. A portion of proceeds will be donated to Levine Children's Hospital's Give Here for Kids Here program. $85. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. 5Church, 127 N. Tryon St. 704-919-1322. www.5church.com.

New Year's Eve at Heist Brewery To celebrate New Year's Eve, Heist Brewery will have a specially-crafted NYE menu, in addition to beer and cocktails features. No cover. Dec. 31. Heist Brewery, 2909 N. Davidson St., Suite 200. 704-375-8260. www.heistbrewery.com.

New Year's Eve at All American Pub: The all-inclusive party includes multiple bars and DJ's, in addition to party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, screening of the ball drop, coat check, a photo area and more. VIP packages available. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.sportslinkus.com. $25 for designated drivers; $65 for general admission and $90 for VIP. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. All American Pub, 200 E. Bland St. 704-370-2000. www.allamericanpubclt.com.

New Year's Eve at Banquet One: Queen City Steppers and Debonair Dance Productions present this New Years Eve celebration with a DJ, bar service, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, a midnight breakfast buffet, a balloon drop, party favors, door prizes, and two dance floors. $35 until Dec. 14; $40 until Dec. 30; $45 at the door. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. BanquetOne, 10616 Metromont Parkway, Suite 100.

New Year's Eve at Black Finn Restaurant & Saloon: General admission tickets get you in for a giveaways, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. For table reservations and VIP packages, contact Stephanie at scalderon@blackfinncharlotte.com. $25. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. BlackFinn Restaurant & Saloon, 210 E. Trade St., Suite B-120. 704-971-4440. www.blackfinncharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve at Bubble For VIP table information, call 704-733-9472 or visit www.bubblecharlotte.com. Limited advance tickets available. Dec. 31. Bubble, 210 E Trade St. 704-733-9427. www.bubblecharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve at Dean & Deluca's Wine Room Featuring a four-course prix fixe gourmet dinner to ring in 2015. Dec. 31. Dean & Deluca, 6903 Phillips Place Court. 704-643-6868. www.deandeluca.com.

New Year's Eve at Fitzgerald's The all-inclusive party includes top-shelf liquor, beer, wine and champagne, a breakfast buffet, a DJ, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. 21 and up. For questions or VIP table reservations, email sales@fitzgeraldscharlotte.com. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. $60 and up. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fitzgerald's Irish Pub, 201 E 5th St. 704-370-0687. www.fitzgeraldscharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve at Kennedy's: The all-inclusive private party package includes a fully-stocked open bar with top-shelf liquor, a breakfast buffet, music from a DJ, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. 21 and up. For more information or to make table reservations, email party@kennedyscharlotte.com. $60 before Dec. 24. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Kennedy's Premium Bar & Grill, 336 N. Caswell St. 704-375-0218. www.kennedyscharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve at Killingtons Restaurant & Pub $79.99 gets you and a guest one appetizer, two salads, two entrees, one dessert and a bottle of champagne. For reservations, call 704-948-3770. $79.99 for two. Dec. 31. Killingtons Restaurant & Pub, 10010 Rose Commons Drive, Huntersville. 704-948-3770. www.killingtons.com.

New Year's Eve at Petra's Piano Bar Petra's celebrates New Year's Eve with JAZZ from Leah-Palmer Licht at 8 p.m. and music from a DJ at 10 p.m. Champagne toast at midnight. $5 cover. Dec. 31. Petra's Piano Bar and Cabaret, 1919 Commonwealth Ave. 704-332-6608. www.petraspianobar.com.

New Year's Eve at RiRa RiRa celebrates New Year's Eve with live music from Heroes at Last upstairs and a DJ downstairs, in addition to a champagne toast at midnight. $10 cover. Dec. 31. RiRa, 208 N Tryon St. 980-322-9859. www.rira.com.

New Years Eve at Rooftop 210: Full House Productions presents this all-inclusive party with a heated tent and views of Uptown in the outdoor area under the stars. $70. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Rooftop 210, 210 E. Trade St., Suite 230B. www.eventbrite.com.

New Year's Eve at Snug Harbor f. The Fat Face Band, Benji Hughes, Alternative Champs and Sinners & Saints This New Year's Eve party features live music from The Fat Face Band, Benji Hughes, Alternative Champs and Sinners & Saints. $10. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. Snug Harbor, 1228 Gordon St., Charlotte. 704-333-9799. www.snugrock.com.

New Year's Eve at Southside This all-inclusive New Year's Eve party features drinks, including five champagne toasts every hour. Each toast will represent a different country and drinks and music from that place. For questions, email southside1600@gmail.com. For tickets, visit www.ticketssoeasy.com. $55-$65. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Southside, 1600 Montford Drive.

New Year's Eve at Suite Suite's New Years Eve party features special guest DJ Nova. Doors open at 9 p.m. 21 and up. For tickets and VIP tables, email party@suitecharlotte.com. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Suite, 210 E. Trade St. 704-971-7878. www.suitecharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve at The Hideaway: Two shows (11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m.) featuring performers Makaylah DuShot, Cierra Nicole, Kassandra Hylton, Lola Lovelace, Taylor Knight-Addams and Veronica La Blank. There will also be a champagne toast at midnight, hors d'oeuvres all night, party favors, giveaways, a ball drop and more. $10. Dec. 31. The Hideaway, 405 E. Baskins Road, Rock Hill. 803-328-6630. www.thehideawaysc.com.

New Year's Eve at The Press Box Bar & Grill This New Year's Eve celebration at The Press Box includes a champagne toast at midnight, three DJs, drink specials, a food buffet and a countdown at midnight. Hosted by Wall Street Promotions and Eunmeister Promotions. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. $25-$90. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. The Press Box Bar & Grill, 9609 N. Tryon St. 704-717-2727. www.thepressboxnc.com.

New Year's Eve at Tilt on Trade The all-inclusive party package also includes party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. For questions or more information on group sales, email rachel@tiltontrade.com. $50. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tilt on Trade, 127 W. Trade St. 704-980-9294. www.tiltontrade.com.

New Year's Eve at Tyber Creek Pub Tyber Creek Pub celebrates New Year's Eve with an Irish NYE toast at 7 p.m. and champagne toast at midnight. There will also be drink specials and music from a DJ. No cover. Dec. 31. Tyber Creek Pub, 1933 South Blvd. 704-343-2727. www.tybercreek.com.

New Year's Eve at Vault Vault's New Years Eve party features music by Paradime. Dress code is upscale/semi-formal. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. For more details, email info@vaultnc.com. $20 through Dec. 19; $25 after. Dec. 31. Vault, 210 E. Trade St. 980-292-0669. www.vaultnc.com.

New Year's Eve at VBGB: An all-inclusive party with a buffet, music from DJ J Overcash and special brews from NoDa Brewing Company and Triple C Brewing Company. Heated tent outside. For more information, call 704-333-4111. $65. Dec. 31. VBGB Beer Hall & Garden, 920 Hamilton St. 704-333-4111. www.vbgbuptown.com.

New Year's Eve at VIP Lounge This Vegas-style New Year's Eve party features a DJ playing dance, hip hip, pop and African music and complimentary shots for those who come early. For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com or call 718-503-8026. $8.54 in advance. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Vip Lounge, 4205 Monroe Road.

New Year's Eve at Whiskey Warehouse Celebrate New Year's Eve at Whiskey Warehouse with a DJ, drink specials and a champagne toast at midnight. No cover. Dec. 31. Whiskey Warehouse, 1221 The Plaza. 704-334-7005. www.whiskeycharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve Bash at Angry Ale's This all-inclusive party at Angry Ale's features three bars serving liquor, beer and wine, a late night pizza buffet, DJs, and a champagne toast at midnight. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.ticketssoeasy.com. $55-$65. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Angry Ale's, 1600 Montford Drive. 704-525-3663. www.angryales.com.

New Year's Eve Bash at Dynamic Ballroom: This New Year's Eve dance party at Dynamic Ballroom will kickoff with a dance lesson and feature heavy gourmet hors d'oeuvres and a glass of wine at midnight. Beer and wine available for purchase throughout the night Semi-formal attire is recommended. For reservations, call 704-206-9321 or email info@dynamicballroom.com. $20-$25. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dynamic Ballroom, 9611 Sherrill Estates Road, Huntersville. www.dynamicballroom.com.

New Year's Eve Bash at Evening Muse: Featuring live music from Warsong, Broadcast Safe, Jeremiah Wilde, Solis, Drake Margolnick, and Joel Khouri. Doors open at 7 p.m. $8. Dec. 31, 7:30 p.m. Evening Muse, 3227 N. Davidson St. 704-376-3737. www.eveningmuse.com.

New Year's Eve Bash at Galway Hooker: The all-inclusive party features two levels of entertainment (live music downstairs and a DJ upstairs) and an open bar with beer, wine and liquor (no shots), hors d'oeuvres on both levels, party decor and favors and a champagne toast at midnight. For VIP table reservations, call 704-895-1782. $70. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. Galway Hooker, 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius. 704-895-1782. www.galwayhookerpub.com.

New Year's Eve Bash at Milestone This New Year's Eve bash features live music from The Emotron, Hectorina and The Dinner Rabbits. 18 and up. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Milestone, 3400 Tuckaseegee Road. 704-398-4072. www.themilestoneclub.com.

New Year's Eve Costume Contra Ball Waltzing from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. and contra dancing from 8 p.m. to midnight. Featuring music from Contraforce. Dec. 31, 7 p.m. to midnight. Chantilly Hall, 2101 Shenandoah Ave.

New Year's Eve Dinner Celebration at Eight Celebrate New Year's Eve with fresh sushi and Asian cuisine at Eight. Dinner reservations from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Eight & Label packages available for $99 per person. Includes three-course dinner at Eight, a glass of champagne and entry to Label. $99. Dec. 31. Eight Sushi Asian Kitchen, 1000 N.C. Music Factory Blvd. 704-900-6147. www.eightcharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve Extravaganza at Studio Movie Grille: King Entertainment presents this New Year's Eve party with DJ B Lord playing hip hop, R&B and house all night long. For group rates and VIP, contact Brooks at 704-336- 9139 or email brooks@kingentevents.com. $20 general admission. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Studio Movie Grille, 210 E. Trade St., Suite D290. 704-688-2400. www.studiomoviegrill.com.

New Years Eve at Sydney's Martini & Wine Bar: General admission and reserved seating options avaiable. Single ticket includes a buffet and champagne toast, couple's reserved seating includes a buffet and champagne toast and VIP reserved seating includes a bottle of Moet champagne, a tapas sample platter at Table, access to the buffet, and a champagne toast. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. $25-$100. Dec. 31, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sydney's Martini & Wine Bar, 401 N. Tryon St., Suite 104. 704-503-9060. www.sydneysmartiniandwinebar.com.

New Year's Eve Latin Extravaganza at The Westin: Ring in the New Year dancing to salsa, bachata, merengue, and more at this party presented by Rodrigo & Wendy Latin Dance Company. Music from DJ Carlos and DJ LeBron. Formal, but dance ready attire. 21 and up. For more information, call 704-449-8112. or email charlottesalsa@yahoo.com. $35 per person; $60 per couple. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. The Westin Charlotte, 601 S. College St. www.eventbrite.com.

New Year's Eve Latin Night at Cosmos Cafe Cosmos Cafe celebrates New Year's Eve with this Latin Night featuring a DJ to spin salsa and bachata. There will also be drink specials and a champagne toast at midnight. Dec. 31. Cosmos Cafe, 300 N. College St., Suite 101. 704-372-3553. www.cosmoscafe.com.

New Year's Eve Mardi Gras at Basil Celebrate New Year's Eve Mardi Gras-style at this party at Basil. Features a premium open bar, signature Basil hor'dourves before midnight, party favors, countdown of the ball drop and a champagne toast at midnight. 21 and up. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. Limited VIP tables available. To reserve a VIP table, call 216-978-6415. $100 per person. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Basil Thai Cuisine, 210 N. Church St. 704-332-7212. www.eatatbasil.com.

New Year's Eve Massacre Uhuru Sasa Restoration Academy, Lone Star RBG, Repatnation, and Uhuru Academy presents this New Year's Eve event with Tahir Rbg, Aye Wax, Heru Rbg, Big Ced, Phynix Firebird and other artists. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. $10. Dec. 31, 7 p.m. to midnight. Crossroads Charter Highschool, 5500 North Tryon St.

New Year's Eve Party at Blue: Three-course seatings, party favors, a countdown, live music at 9pm and a champagne toast at midnight. $34.95 and up. Dec. 31, 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Blue, 214 N. Tryon St. 704-927-2583. www.bluecharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve Party at Coyote Joe's: This New Year's Eve celebration features live entertainment from Out Of The Blue, party favors, a champagne toast and $1,200 in cash to be given away. $12 cover. Dec. 31, 7 p.m. Coyote Joe's, 4621 Wilkinson Blvd. 704-399-4946. www.coyote-joes.com.

New Year's Eve Party at Dilworth Neighborhood Grille The party features five fully stocked bars, including top shelf liquors, beers and wine, two buffets, music from DJ DNIncredible G,. party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. For tickets, visit www.ticketssoeasy.com. $85-$100. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dilworth Neighborhood Grille, 911 E. Morehead St. 704- 377-3808. www.neighborhoodgrille.com.

New Year's Eve Party at Label: The party features music by Rowshay and Jason Wiggz and a free champagne toast at midnight. 21 and up. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Label, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. www.labelcharlotte.com.

New Year's Eve Party with Peace & Love New Year's Eve party with live music from the Peace and Love Band, a champagne toast, party favors, drink specials and a balloon drop with wild prizes. $5 cover. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. Wild Wing Cafe (Ayrsley location), 2132 Ayrsley Town Blvd., Suite D. 980-297-7000. www.wildwingcafe.com.

New Year's Eve w/ Flip Cup Allstars at Tin Roof This New Year's Eve party at Tin Roof will feature a live performance by Flip Cup Allstars, in addition to party favors, a balloon drop, a confetti cannon, a champagne toast at midnight and more. Doors open at 8 p.m.; show at 10 p.m. VIP table packages ($100-$150) available. For VIP table inquiries, email scottie@tinroofbars.com. $12 before Dec. 25; $20 after Dec. 25. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tin Roof, 210 East Trade St., Suite 286. 704-910-1330. www.tinroofbars.com.

New Year's Eve with Blue Monday at Rusty Rudder: This New Year's Eve party at Lake Norman's Rusty Rudder is free of cover and features live music from Blue Monday and a champagne toast at midnight. 21 and up. Dec. 31, 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Rusty Rudder, 20210 Henderson Road, Cornelius. 704-892-9195. www.therustyrudder.net.

New Years Eve with Bret Ernst at The Comedy Zone: $20-$32.50. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. The Comedy Zone Charlotte at N.C. Music Factory, 900 N.C. Music Factory Blvd., Suite B3. 980-321-4702. www.cltcomedyzone.com.

New Year's Eve with Chuck Johnson & Charlyhorse and Gigi Dover & The Big Love at Double Door Inn Featuring live music from Chuck Johnson & Charlyhorse and Gigi Dover & The Big Love. $12-$15. Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m. Double Door Inn, 218 E. Independence Blvd. 704-376-1446. www.doubledoorinn.com.

New Year's Eve with Crashbox at Wild Wing Cafe Featuring live music from Crashbox, a champagne toast, party favors, drink specials and a balloon drop with prizes. $5 cover. Wed., Dec. 31. Wild Wing Cafe (EpiCentre location), 210 E. Trade St. 704-716-9464. www.wildwingcafe.com.

New Year's Eve with Jim Garrett at Smokey Joe's This New Year's Eve party features live music from The Jim Garrett Band, in addition to food, party favors, drink specials and a free champagne toast at midnight. $10 cover. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Smokey Joe's Cafe, 510 Briar Creek Road. 704-338-9380. www.smokeyjoescharlotte.com.

New Year's Party at Uptown Cabaret This New Year's Eve party features music from DJ Magnum, breakfast at 12:30 a.m. and $99 bottles of Moet. No cover. Dec. 31. Uptown Cabaret, 108 E. Morehead St. 704-344-0802. www.uptowncabaretclubs.com.

New Year's Eve with Widespread Panic Ring in the new year with music from Widespread Panic who will be performing at Time Warner Cable Arena. Doors open at 8 p.m. Dec. 31, 9 p.m. Time Warner Cable Arena, 333 E. Trade St. 704-688-9000. www.timewarnercablearena.com.

No Theme, No Attitude, Just NYE at Bar Charlotte This New Years Eve party at Bar Charlotte features a champagne toast at midnight, free mechanical bull rides, a balloon drop at midnight, party favors, CO2 blasts, confetti blasts and free LED cheer sticks. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. For more information or to resereve a VIP table, text Julie at 980-333-8633. $25 in advance. Dec. 31. Bar Charlotte, 300 N. College St. 704-342-2545. www.barcharlotte.com.

Old School 105.3 Black & Gold New Years Eve Affair at Vibrations: The live broadcast party will feature party favors, a balloon drop, a champagne toast and a light buffet. The party is standing room only unless a VIP seat or table is reserved. 25 and up to enter. Food is available at the club from Sheila's Mobile Kitchen. For more information, text or call 704-614-6214. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Vibrations, 5237 Albemarle Road.

Official 106.5 The End New Year's Eve Bash This New Year's Eve party, presented by 106.5 The End, features and all-inclusive buffet and music from Of Good Nature and DJ Thanasti. For tickets, visit www.ticketleap.com. $60 in advance. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Texicali Taco & Tequila Bar, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd.704-716-2327. www.texicalicharlotte.com.

Overboard II: Cruise Control New Year's Eve at Neighborhood Theatre: Permanent Vacation, Natty Boh and Sailor Jerry present this New Year's Eve party with live music from Junior Astronomers, Dreamy D, Hungry Girl, Miami Dice, Animals, DJ Ahuf and DJ Stytr. 21 and up. VIP packages available. Free admission. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th St. 704-942-7997. www.neighborhoodtheatre.com.

Real Women Real Talk: Beneath the Mask New Year's Eve Party The New Year's Eve party, presented by Real Women Real Talk, features party favors, horsd'oevres, drink specials, a DJ and a champagne toast at midnight. For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com. $25-$70 in advance. Dec. 31, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Wadsworth Estate, 400 S. Summit Ave.

Resolution 2K15 at Vapiano: Eddietainment & Moxie Society present this New Year's Eve celebration with music from DJ Shogun. Sophisticated dress code enforced. For tables or large groups, email eddiet456@gmail.com. For tickets, visit www.resolution2k14eventbrite.com. Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Vapiano, 201 S. Tryon St. 704-332-2440. www.vapiano.com.

Rich & Bennett's NYE Bash The all-inclusive New Year's Eve party, presented by Rich & Bennett, features beer, wine, liquor and champagne, hand passed appetizers from Cosmos, multiple DJs, a balloon drop, confetti canons, party favors and more. General admission, VIP and table service available. For more information, visit www.ticketssoeasy.com. $55-$100. Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Phoenix, 300 N. College St.

Shhh..... It's A Speakeasy Affair at Harry's Grille & Tavern Ticket includes entry, three drink tickets from the "speakeasy" cocktail menu, an appetizer spread of cocktail shrimp shooters with vodka infused cocktail sauce, yucatan-style chicken meat balls with sweet tomato sauce, ham and mozzorella arancini, fresh vegetables, fruits, imported cheeses and charcuterie & a variety of decadent desserts, a champagne toast at midnight, keepsake photostrips from a photo booth, party favors, balloon drop giveaways and prizes for folks who dress for the occasion. For tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com. For more information, call 704-499-9494 or email nmadey@harrysgrilleandtavern.com. $50 in advance; $60 after Dec. 15. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Harry's Grille & Tavern, 2127 Ayrsley Town Blvd., Suite 103. 704-499-9494. www.harrysgrilleandtavern.com.

Simplified New Year's Eve Party at Visulite Theatre: Local act Simplified performs live at this New Year's Eve party. Doors open at 9 p.m. $18-$20. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave. 704-358-9200. www.visulite.com.

Sparkle in the New Year at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Enjoy the lights from Hoilday in the Garden during this New Year's Eve party. The evening includes a sparkling wine tasting, light savory appetizers and a commemorative flute. Dec. 31, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. 704-825-4490. www.dsbg.org.

Whiskey Wonderland NYE Celebration at Cowbell Burger & Whiskey Bar Warm up with some winter Jack at this New Year's Eve party at Cowbell Burger & Whiskey Bar. Featuring music from DJ Knight Tyme, party favors, drink specials, giveaways and a champagne toast at midnight. $10 entry. Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Cowbell Burger and Whiskey Bar, 201 N Tryon St. 980-224-8674. www.eatmorecowbell.com.

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