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New Year's Eve Best Bets

Posted December 27, 2013
Updated December 28, 2013

Revelers celebrate New Year's Eve at Lucky B's on Dec. 31, 2012.

— Parties, music, dancing and more – that's what is in store for Triangle residents this New Year's Eve! Ring in the New Year with some of these fun events: 


Raleigh's biggest NYE celebration will be First Night in downtown. The event features nearly 100 performances across the city leading up to the acorn drop at midnight. Admission buttons are $10.

If you enjoyed this year's film, attend a Gatsby-themed NYE party at The Architect. Tickets are $20 and include a champagne toast and party favors.

Prefer the 1980s to the 1920s? Coglin's is throwing a NYE Throwback Bash. A $20 admission fee (before 8 p.m.) includes party favors, a free champagne toast and a balloon drop at midnight.


Head to The Bar Durham for a NYE Bash featuring a "Divalicious Dance Party." There will also be a disco ball drop, drink specials, a free champagne fountain, fire spinners and more. Tickets are $10 in advance online.

Join a nautical-themed tradition at Motorco with the Motorboat New Year's Eve celebration featuring The Wusses. The event features a balloon drop, champagne toast and more. Tickets are $15 in advance. 

There are many more NYE events going on around the Triangle! Be sure to browse our NYE events for more fun ideas, including a list of restaurants offering special menus and hours.


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