Tomorrow's Get Out column in Sidekick will feature a list of just some of the nightlife happenings scheduled for New Year's Eve. We'll give it to you early here on Flip Side.
At the Living Room, you can be a VIP for $100, eat for $75, or simply party in the lounge for $50. All packages include appetizers, dancing to pop tunes, and a champagne toast at midnight
Felt's Winter Wonderland party boasts three DJs, a champagne toast, party favors, and dessert stations (the club says call for ticket info).
At Rendezvous in Central Square, you can order from a holiday menu a la carte or come after dinner and dance to R&B and soul music for no cover. Guests will be treated to champagne at midnight.
Club Café hosts a New Year's Eve dance for only $10 per person with DJs who are also VJs, a live video feed from Times Square, and a complimentary dessert and coffee bar.
Dick's Last Resort throws a party for people who need a break from First Night activities downtown. You can spend your whole night (including dinner) at the restaurant for $50. For just $25, you can stop by the bar after 8 and enjoy live music and grab a "2006/2007 Survival Kit."
Young-man-about-town Dominic Amenta throws a party at Paddy O's with music by DJ Elliott Ness. It's $90 for a night of open bar.
There's live music and champagne for a $10 cover at Orleans in Davis Square.
$60 gets you into the Gypsy Bar for dancing, party favors, and champagne.
Vox is serving a prix fixe dinner for $65, but you can skip the meal and enjoy a DJ, party favors, hors d'oeuvres, and the champagne toast for $30 ($40 at the door).
Tone Loc is at Rain in Malden for $40.
DJ Pretty Boy Jones hosts the party at Middlesex in Central Square for a $10 cover.
Mix 98.5 sends its DJs to the Rack for a party that includes a buffet and a champagne toast for $50.
Nightlife kings 6one7 Productions are hosting multiple parties around town including a shindig at Rumor for $75 run by the folks famous for the club's Evolution Tuesdays, a $75 party at Venu with DJ Louie DeVito, the "Just Poppin' Bottles" party at Pure with music by JAM'N 94.5's Gee-Spin for $75, and an event on the 50th floor of the Prudential Building called "Party in the Sky." The last one, 6one7's classiest shindig, includes a Joan Rivers impersonator, Frank Sinatra singer Rich DiMare, food, dancing, and, of course, a view for $175.
Vinalia offers a "Night With Sinatra" that includes a cocktail reception, a dinner, and Sinatra hits for $70.
Red Sky's party has food, live music, a DJ, party favors, and champagne for $50.
Kings offers a party with a live band, eats, and bowling for no cover.
DJ Matt Phipps spins Top 40 tunes at the party at Game On that features eats, drinks, and the ball dropping on about a million TVs. Cover is $40.
Pamela Anderson hosts a New Year's at Tao. Yes, that in Vegas, but we thought you should know.
Stephanie Callahan is a native Bostonian who loves cooking, traveling, spa treatments, and being on the ocean.
Meghan Colloton is a Bostonian who loves traveling, channeling her inner Julia Child, and trying weird things -- from food to bungee jumping.
Milva DiDomizio is a New England native who's fond of cooking, singing, and Boston's arts and culture scene.
Rachel Raczka is a Bostonian who enjoys buttercream frosting, gin cocktails, and conquering cobblestone streets in high heels.
Emily Sweeney is a Boston native who goes out all over, from Irish pubs in Southie to the roller rink in Dorchester.
Emily Wright is a native Cape Codder who enjoys exercising, baking, and the occasional guilty pleasure action movie.