Arnie’s on the Levee presents its Glamorous New Years Eve Gala. Appetizers, dancing and a champagne toast. Music by DJ JC. $10 in advance or $15 at the door. VIP seating available for $75 or $100 at the door. 9 p.m. 120 E. Third St., Newport, 859-431-4340.
Balboa’s New Year’s Eve Celebration includes appetizers, champagne and an open bar. Call for reservations. $50. 7 p.m. 2038 Madison Road, O’Bryonville, 513-321-4711.
The Beer Sellar has several packages available. Champagne toast and a gigantic balloon drop at midnight. Music by Jack Trigger. $10 or $15 with drink tickets. 9 p.m. 301 Riverboat Row, Newport, 859-431-6969.
Blackfinn, the Lodge Bar and Suite at Blackfinn ring in the New Year with three parties for one admission fee. Hors d’oeuvres from 6-9 p.m. and a complimentary midnight toast included. Advance tickets are $25 from blackfinncincy.com or at the venue. Doors open at 6 p.m. 19 and 35 E. Seventh St., Downtown, 513-721-3466.
The Blue Wisp Jazz Club presents the nationally acclaimed Annie Sellick Quintet with Pat Bergenson. Admission includes dessert and champagne. $40. 9 p.m. 318 E. Eighth St., Downtown, 513-241- 9477.
Brothers Bar & Grill offers free party favors and a midnight toast. 21 and up. No cover. Newport on the Levee Riverwalk Level, Newport on the Levee, Newport, 859-291-BROS.
Buffalo Harry’s presents an NYE for urban cowboys with the Danny Frazier Band, bull rides, champagne and more. $10. 10 p.m. 1001 Lila Ave., Milford, 513-831-6307.
Bekah Williams and Ricky Nye jazz up the New Year at Chez Nora. 8 p.m. 530 Main St., Covington, 859-491-8027.
Dee Felice Café presents music by the “New” Sleepcat Jazz Band led by Bill Gemmer. 7 p.m. 529 Main St., Covington, 859-261-2365.
FB’s New Year’s event includes hors d’oeuvres and party favors. Ages 25 and up and proper attire preferred. Hotel and limo packages available. $50. 8 p.m. 126 W. 6th St., Downtown, 513-246-4333.
Loni Love performs at the Funny Bone Comedy Club and Restaurant
Gangsters Dueling Piano Bar tickles the ivories this New Year’s Eve. Party favors and a champagne toast included. No cover with dinner purchase before 8 p.m. $10 after 8 p.m. 18 East 5th St., Newport, 859-491-8000.
Lisa Landry performs at Go Bananas Comedy Club. $15-$40. 7:30 and 10 p.m. Late show includes party favors, snack plates and bottles of champagne. 8410 Market Place Lane, Blue Ash, 513-984-9288.
The Greenwich hosts a New Year’s party with TanDon Caterers. Music by DJ Johnny Taylor, party favors, food and midnight toast are included. $30 per couple or $20 for a single. 9 p.m. 2442 Gilbert Ave., Walnut Hills, 513-221-1151.
Ring in a classier new year at the Havana Martini Club. Live music by The Groove, a cash bar, party favors, a midnight toast and hors d’oeuvres. $45. Limited VIP seating available. 8 p.m. Rooms Available at the Hilton for $89. Carew Tower, 5th St. between Race and Vine Sts., Downtown, 513- 505-2504.
The Rusty Griswolds play Jefferson Hall. Appetizer buffet from 7-10 p.m., with live music starting at 10 p.m. Presale tickets $30. Newport on the Levee, Newport, 859-491-6200.
Tune in to music by The Avenues at Jim & Jack’s on the River. Includes a dinner buffet and hors d’oeuvres. $35. Buffet 7-9 p.m. and dancing from 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. 3456 River Road, Riverside, 513-251-7977.
Keystone Bar hosts its Anti-New Year’s Eve Party with drink specials and a free mac and cheese bar. Free. 9 p.m. 313 Greenup St., Covington, 859- 261-6777.
Longworth’s offers up live music by Kissing Pat and DJ JMar, a dinner buffet, drink specials from 5-9 p.m. and a champagne toast at midnight. Opens at 5 p.m. 1108 St. Gregory St., Mount Adams, 513-651-2253.
The Madison offers three floors of entertainment with the Naked Karate Girls in the Grande Ballroom, Maize Music in the Crystal and Leroy Ellington Band in the Emerald Room and more. Admission includes a dinner buffet, a breakfast buffet at midnight, an open bar, champagne toast and more. $99 or $150 for VIP admission, which includes the platinum open bar, tenderloin and lobster dinner and a private room. 700 Madison Ave., Covington, 859-261-1117.
The Mansion Hill Tavern has music by Johnny Fink and the Intrusion. Price includes a champagne toast at midnight. 7 p.m. $25 a couple or $15 for singles. 502 Washington Ave., Newport, 859-581-0100.
Mokka and the Sunset Bar and Grill celebrate New Year’s Eve 2010 with an evening of karaoke. Dirty Laundry performs. $2 aluminum pints and shot specials. No cover. 5th and Monmouth Sts., Newport, 859-581-3700.
Mount Adams Pavilion has DJs spinning on two levels. Hors d’oeuvres, party favors and champagne toast included. Cocktail attire preferred. $30. 9 p.m. 949 Pavilion St., Mount Adams, 513-744-9200.
The Mynt Martini Cincy New Years Eve Party is also Mynt’s opening night. Package includes menu tastings, champagne, music by DJ Ryan Coxx, hors d’oeuvres, balloon drop and party favors. $40. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fountain Square, Downtown, 513-828-9335.
The Rookwood fires up the New Year with DJ Matt Joy. Package includes appetizers, domestic beers and well liquor drinks. $60-$80. 8 p.m. 1077 Celestial St., Mount Adams, 513-421-5555.
The Newport Sydicate has 80’s covers performed by Luna Man. A prime rib buffet, midnight toast and party favors are included. $40 per person. 18 East 5th St. Newport, 859-491-8000.
Bad Veins performs at Northside Tavern. No cover. 10 p.m. 4163 Hamilton Ave., Northside, 513-542-3603.
Play by Play’s New Year’s Eve presents music by Papadosio. Free champagne toast at midnight. $10 cover. 6923 Plainfield Road, Silverton, 513- 793-3360.
Rick’s Tavern and Grill rocks in the New Year with the Irocs. Includes a complimentary champagne toast and breakfast buffet. $10. 10 p.m. 5955 Boymel Dr., Fairfield, 513-874-1992.
The Righteous Room’s NYE party includes hors d’oeuvres and music. $40. 9 p.m. 641 Walnut St., Downtown, 513-381-4408.
The Southgate House presents performances by Dandelion Death, Banderas and more. 21 and up. $10. 9 p.m. 24 E. Third St., Newport, 859-431- 2201.
DJs Marty Spitfly and C.Witzel spin dance tunes at The Stand. Complimentary champagne toast and hors d’oeuvres. $27 in advance or $30 at the door. 9 p.m. 3195 Linwood Ave., Mount Lookout, 513-871-5006.
York St. Café has music by SwingTime Big Band. Dinner available in the dining room. $25. Advanced tickets $20. Free SwingTime CD with admission. 8 p.m. 738 York St., Newport, 859- 261-9675.