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Here you'll find every ball drop, block party, and champagne toast ringing in the new year in Orlando.
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Black & Gold New Year's Eve
Black tie NYE party with open bar and music from DJ Stamina, DJay Blaque and DJ Jonjat. 9 pm; Rum Jungle, 5533 International Drive; $45-$1,250; 321-234-7862; therumjungle.com.
Brew Year's Eve Bash
New Year's Eve party with beer, live music and local honey. 8:30 pm; Sanford Brewing Company, 400 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford; contact for price; 407-732-6419; sanfordbrewing.com.
Cocktails for Charity Grand Masquerade Ball
Black-tie benefit gala masquerade ball with live jazz, open bar, appetizers and more. 8:30 pm; DeVos Family Room, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 445 S. Magnolia Ave; $60-$100; eventbrite.com.
The night will be filled with interactive fun to help you determine your own personal color going into the new year. 9:30 pm; DRIP, 8747 International Drive; $49-$99; 347-855-3747; ilovedrip.com.
Ember Orlando NYE Party
Free NYE celebration with stilt walkers, a fire juggler, confetti, drink specials, music and more. 8 pm; Ember Bar and Restaurant, 42 W. Central Blvd; free; 407-849-5200; emberorlando.com.
The End Is NYE
Drink specials, custom cocktails and more. 8 pm; The Geek Easy, 114 S. Semoran Blvd., Winter Park; free; 407-332-9636; mygeekeasy.com.
End of the World NYE Party
Themed drink specials, cosplay cage dancers, post-apocalyptic movies on the big screens, and retro swing and dark electro tunes. 8 pm; Gods & Monsters, 5421 International Drive; free; 407-270-6273; godmonsters.com.
The Great Gatsby New Year's Eve Extravaganza
Roaring '20s-themed NYE party with live entertainment, a special cocktail menu, a cigar and hookah station, and more. 9 pm; Eve, 110 S. Orange Ave; $40-$110; 407-602-7462; eveorlando.com.
James Bond New Year's Eve Party
Dress as your favorite Bond character and enjoy an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, music and more. 8 pm; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $99-$650; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.
7 pm; CFE Arena, 12777 N. Gemini Blvd.; $69.50-$547; 866-459-9233; cfearena.com.
Midnight & Beyond
NYE party with a live DJ, dancing, hors d'oeuvres and an open bar. 10 pm; The Alfond Inn, 300 E. New England Ave., Winter Park; $99; 407-998-8090; thealfondinn.com.
New Year's Eve at Tapa Toro
Two prix-fixe packages available. 11 am; Tapa Toro, 8441 International Drive; contact for price; 407-226-2929; tapatoro.restaurant.
New Year's Eve at Taverna Opa
New Year's Eve prix-fixe dinner with belly dancing and fire shows. noon-2 am; Taverna Opa, 9101 International Drive; $65; 407-351-8660; opaorlando.com.
New Year’s Eve Bash at Main Event Entertainment
A fun-filled celebration with prizes, games, treats and much more all day long. 9 am; Main Event Entertainment, 9101 International Drive; $39.95; 407-352-3300; mainevent.com.
New Year's Eve '80s Prom
Retro prom-themed NYE party with a live band, cake and champagne. 7 pm; Joysticks Arcade Lounge, 69 E. Pine St; $25-$600; 407-613-5007; joysticksorlando.com.
New Year's Eve All Inclusive
New Year's Eve party with an open bar and live music. 8 pm; Cafe DaVinci, 112 W. Georgia Ave., DeLand; $25-$30; 386-873-2943; cafedavincideland.com.
New Year's Eve All White Party
New Year's Eve party with African cuisine, dancing, a special performance from Afrobeat band Euphoria Media Group, and more. 10 pm; Three Masks, 1023 W. Colonial Drive; $30; 407-426-7355.
New Year's Eve at B.B. King's
Enjoy dinner, drinks, live music and dancing all night long. 5 pm; B.B. King's Blues Club, Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive; $20-$75; 407-370-4550; bbkingclubs.com.
New Year’s Eve at Boardwalk Bowl
Daytime and nighttime specials for New Year’s Eve. 9 am; Boardwalk Bowl, 10749 E. Colonial Drive; contact for price; 407-384-0003.
New Year's Eve at Dave and Buster's
Eat, drink, play and ring in the New Year. 9 pm; Dave & Buster's, 8986 International Drive; $70-$100; 407-541-3308; daveandbusters.com.
New Years Eve at Howl at the Moon
New Year's Eve party with dueling pianos. 7 pm-2 am; Howl at the Moon Saloon, 8815 International Drive; $20-$130; 407-354-5999; howlatthemoon.com.
New Year's Eve at Park Social
NYE party with a champagne toast, light food and a live DJ. Bottle service available. 9 pm; Park Social, 358 N. Park Ave., Winter Park; $25; 407-636-7020; parksocialwinterpark.com.
New Year's Eve at Southern Nights
New Year's Eve party with an open bar, drag shows and go-go dancers. 8 pm; Southern Nights, 375 S. Bumby Ave; $15; 407-412-5039; southernnightsorl.com.
New Year's Eve at Swiggs
NYE party with an open bar. 9 pm; Swiggs, 50 E. Central Blvd; $50; swiggsorlando.com.
New Year's Eve at the Abbey
Ring in 2018 with complimentary champagne until midnight. 10 pm; The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive; $20-$25; 407-704-6261; abbeyorlando.com.
New Year's Eve at the Parliament House
New Year's Eve celebration with RuPaul's Drag Race stars Peppermint and Bob the Drag Queen. 8 pm; Parliament House, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; $20-$75; 407-425-7571; parliamenthouse.com.
New Year's Eve Ball: Fire & Ice
German NYE party with a German buffet dinner, open bar, live music, dancing and more. 5 pm; German American Society of Central Florida, 381 Orange Lane, Casselberry; $60-$65; 407-834-0574; orlandogermanclub.com.
New Year's Eve: Cash Cash
9 pm; Gilt Nightclub, 740 Bennett Road; $40-$150; 407-504-7699.
New Year's Eve Dinner at Highball & Harvest
Sip handcrafted champagne cocktails and enjoy a five-course tasting with live entertainment. Reservations required. 5:30 pm; Highball & Harvest, Ritz-Carlton Orlando Grande Lakes, 4012 Central Florida Parkway; $45-$135; 407-393-4648; highballandharvest.com.
New Year's Eve Fifth Anniversary Party
Party with music, booze, games, live entertainment and more. 9 pm; The Venue, 511 Virginia Drive; $10; 407-412-6895; thevenueorlando.com.
New Year's Eve in the Neighborhood
All-day special NYE menu, including bottomless mimosas at brunch and a three-course surf & turf dinner. 10 am; Crafted Block and Brew, 2417 Hiawassee Road; various menu prices; 407-601-6887; craftedorlando.com.
A New Year's Eve Rockin' In Party
New Year's Eve party with a Chicago cover band. 7 pm; Hilton Orlando North, 350 S. North Lake Blvd., Altamonte Springs; $125; 407-830-1985; allengang.com.
New Year's Eve: James Ryan Band
10 pm; The Tin Roof, 8371 International Drive; contact for price; 407-270-7926; tinrooforlando.com.
New Year's Eve: The Living Deads
9:30 pm; Sloppy Taco Palace, 4892 S. Kirkman Road; free; 407-574-6474; sloppytacopalace.com.
New Year's Eve: The Supervillains, the Problem Addicts, Dial Drive, the Trees of Life, Flagman
7 pm; West End Trading Company, 202 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford; $12-$15; 407-322-7475; drinkatwestend.com.
New Year's Eve With the RedCoats
British Invasion tribute band. 8:45 pm; Dexter's of Winter Park, 558 W. New England Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-629-1150; dexwine.com.
NYE 2018: A Celebration of the Centuries
Travel back in time for the celebration of the century. 9:30 pm; Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, 4510 W. Vine St., Kissimmee; $79.95; 407-396-2900; medievaltimes.com.
NYE at Domu
New Year's Eve party with an open bar, light bites, music and more. 9:30 pm Domu, 3201 Corrine Drive; $40-$55; 407-960-1228; domufl.com.
NYE Block Party
Ring in 2018 with the Shamrock Drop, DJs, drink specials and more. 9 pm; Liam Fitzpatrick's Restaurant & Irish Pub, 951 Market Promenade Ave., Lake Mary; free; 407-936-3782; liamfitzpatricks.com.
NYE Block Party at Wall Street Plaza
New Year's Eve party across eight venues with live entertainment, drink specials and more. 8 pm; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; $25-$100; 407-849-0471; wallstplaza.net.
NYE in BP
Purchase a wristband, and receive $20 in BP Bucks that you can use to spend at participating locations. 8 pm; Downtown Baldwin Park, 4915 New Broad St; $25-$40; 407-443-6110; baldwinparkevents.com.
NYE: Kaleigh Baker & Her Enablers Cover Tom Waits
8 pm; Lil Indies, 1036 N. Mills Ave; free; willspub.org.
NYE party with an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, a champagne toast and live entertainment. 8 pm; Blue Martini, 9101 International Drive; $25-$75; 407-447-2583; bluemartinilounge.com.
NYE Sneak Peek
Get a sneak peek at downtown's newest live entertainment and events venue from the group behind Mathers Social Gathering. 9 pm; Celine Orlando, 22 S. Magnolia Ave.; free-$100; celineorlando.com.
NYE Party: Switch, Nerd Ranger
8 pm; House of Blues, Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista; $22.75; 407-934-2583; houseofblues.com/orlando.
NYE: The Legendary JC's Cover Otis Redding
9 pm; Will's Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave; $12-$15; willspub.org.
One80 Skytop Lounge New Year's Eve
Las Vegas-themed NYE party. 9 pm; One80 Skytop Lounge, 400 W. Church St; $59-$1,800; 407-440-7180; 180downtown.com.
Orlando New Year's Eve Gala
Benefit gala for Ronald McDonald House Charities, featuring live entertainment, food & drinks, casino games and more. 8 pm; 1010 West, 1010 W. Church St.; $198.50-$4,000; amazingnewyearseve.com.
Homecoming engagement. 7 & 10 pm; Orlando Improv, 9101 International Drive; $22-$60; 407-480-5233; theimprovorlando.com.
Prismatica Era Block Party
A 12-hour underground electronic dance music block party. 4 pm; Bar B, 23 E. Central Blvd; $25; prismaticevent.com.
Rock 'Til the Drop New Year's Eve Party
New Year's Eve party with Epic Evolve: The Decades Show cover band. 8 pm; Hard Rock Live, 6050 Universal Blvd; $100-$200; 407-351-5483; hardrock.com/orlando.
Sabbath Bloody Sabbath
Celebrate New Year's Eve with metal music videos at the outside bar. 9 pm; Will's Dirty Laundry, 1036 N. Mills Ave.; free; willspub.org.
Swing in the New Year
Enjoy unlimited Topgolf play from the privacy of a reserved bay, along with party favors and an optional food and drink package. 9 pm; Topgolf, 9295 Universal Blvd; $225-$450; 407-218-7714; topgolf.com.
Thornton Park New Year's Eve Street Party
New Year's Eve block party encompassing seven venues over two blocks with multiple stages for entertainment. 8 pm; Graffiti Junktion Thornton Park, 900 E. Washington St.; $10-$80; 407-426-9503; thorntonparkstreetparty.com.
New Year's Eve party with an open premium bar, live entertainment, a champagne toast and more. Upscale attire requested. 8 pm; Aloft Hotel Orlando Downtown, 500 S. Orange Ave.; $85-$150; 407-380-3500; aloftorlandodowntown.com.
Willy Wonka New Year's Eve Party
A world of pure imagination;
scrumdiddlyumptious food and drink; live DJ, dancing, party favors and giveaways. Family bowling lanes or adult bowling lanes available. Contact for price; King's Dining and Entertainment, 8255 International Drive; 407-363-0200; kings-de.com