Graphics Courtesy of Blue Martini LoungeBlue Martini Lounge is hosting an unforgettable New Year's Eve celebration, featuring live entertainment, an open premium bar with cocktails, gourmet passed appetizers, desserts, a champagne toast, and more! General admission tickets are $60 in advance and $75 at the door. Platforms Dance Club Make your way to Platforms Dance Club, a lively dance club specializing in the '70s, '80s and '90s music. Enjoy party favors, hors d'oeuvres, desserts, and free champagne — all included in the low ticket price of $25 — or $30 if you want VIP premium seating. Doors open at 8:30 and the party goes until 2 a.m. Call 330-352-1377 for tickets! Pavilion Grille The Pavilion Grille is hosting an elegant New Year's Eve celebration, featuring a full dinner and lots of dancing. The deluxe dinner buffet includes a prime rib and turkey carving station, a pasta station, an Asian food station, and additional entrees — plus a dessert table with an ice cream bar. DJ Russ will get you on your feet with a mix of oldies, Motown, Latin and ballroom music. Tickets are $99 (plus taxes and gratuity). Call 561-912-0000 for reservations, which are required and must be prepaid. Waterstone Resort & Marina Nestled along the shores of Lake Boca, Waterstone Resort & Marina has one of the best outdoor patios in Boca Raton. The resort invites you to spend New Year's Eve with them, with a few options for celebration. Enjoy dinner with a view, a dance party with a prix fixe menu, or a casual hangout at the bar with entertainment. The sit-down dinner (from 6–9 p.m.) includes champagne, craft cocktails, and the Boca Landing menu with various New Year's Eve specials. The second option (from 9 p.m.–2 a.m.) includes a prix fixe menu, dancing, and live entertainment. And the third, more laid-back option (from 5–9 p.m.) features live entertainment, and food and drink specials at the Waterstone Rum Bar & Grill. Mizner Park Amphitheater
Photo Courtesy of Agathe Padovani of I Film Yoga via Something Big YogaStart the year on a healthy note at Something Big Yoga, a free New Year's Day community yoga gathering at Mizner Park Amphitheater. Over 2,000 attendees are expected at this exciting yoga event led by renowned yoga instructor Leslie Glickman, accompanied by recording artist DJ Drez. Check-in starts at 10 a.m. and the yoga and live music goes from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Plus, enjoy an expansive marketplace and food from a variety of food trucks parked on-site. Register in advance for Something Big to save time at check-in!
Photo Courtesy of the Ritz-Carlton, Fort LauderdaleCountdown to 2018 at an elegant gala at the Ritz-Carlton nestled along the ocean in Fort Lauderdale. The gala will include a festive cocktail hour, a live band, party favors, an open bar, a designated kid area, a champagne toast at midnight, and other surprises. Tickets cost $299 per person, plus tax and gratuity. The event is $199 for children ages 13–20, $99 for children ages 5-12, and complimentary for children under the age of 5. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 954-465-2300.
Celebrate New Year's Eve at the chic and modern Wild Sea Oyster Bar & Grille. They will be serving a special five-course meal costing $125 per person, plus an optional $50 per person five-course wine pairing. To make your reservation, call 954-467-2555.