RING IN 2016 AT DAD'S GARAGE THEATRE'S NEW YEAR'S EVE “NEW HOME EDITION”

Thursday, December 31st at 7pm & 10pm

Dad's Garage

Every year, New Year's Eve proves to be one of biggest and most popular shows on Dad Garage Theatre's calendar. And, this year will prove to be the best one yet as revelers can be the first to experience the 20-year-old improve theater company’s new home in a 12,000-square-foot renovated church in the Old Fourth Ward. The comedic crew will be hosting two side-splitting shows on December 31, 2015 at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets start at $30 and the price includes a glass of champagne for an end-of-show toast and there will be fireworks to enjoy for anybody left standing after midnight. Dad’s Garage Theatre is located off of Edgewood Ave. at 569 Ezzard Street. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.dadsgarage.com.

MIDTOWN'S ALL-ACCESS NEW YEAR'S EVE

Thursday, December 31st at

Ri Ra, CosmoLava, Bungalow 13, and Opera

This “All Access” ticket lets you explore Midtown’s vibrant entertainment area on NYE while giving you access to 4 unique parties being offered by CosmoLava, Bungalow 13, Opera Night Club and Rí Rá Irish Pub. You will be greeted by one of our hosts at each location, then will be granted access to each party with your NYE event credentials. This offer is limited and will sell out.

NEW BEERS EVE - SOLD OUT!

New Beers Eve occurs on December 31st at Front Page News & Tijuana Garage in L5P. All-inclusive party with appetizer buffet, well liquor, house wine, & over 40 beer choices. Live Music, DJ, and more. Tickets: $65 advance, $75 after Dec. 26, $85 day of event.

12TH ANNUAL DOWNTOWN COUNTDOWN

Thursday, December 31st at 8:30pm

Hyatt Regency

For the twelfth year in a row Atlanta's marquee New Year's Eve party, the Downtown Countdown is returning to the luxurious, newly renovated Hyatt Regency Atlanta on Thursday, December 31st. This premier party is the largest all-inclusive New Year's Eve event in the Southeast and sets the standard in entertainment featuring two bands, three DJ's and four comedians in two incredible ballrooms. This one stop destination for New Year’s Eve night includes a 5 1/2-hour premium open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, carving, Asian & pasta stations and a late night breakfast all for one low price. For those requiring something more, the party offers an upscale, exclusive VIP ticket with access to 2 VIP areas with plenty of seating for the upscale food and beverage menu. VIP tickets are limited so don’t wait and purchase yours today.

CYPRESS STREET PINT AND PLATE'S LAID BACK NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION

Not in the mood for glitz, glamour and balloon drops this New Year’s Eve? Head to Cypress Street Pint and Plate, one of Atlanta’s most cherished neighborhood haunts, for its ‘Laid Back New Year’s Eve’ celebration on Thursday, December 31, 2015 beginning at 7 p.m. Revelers are invited to belly up to the bar, sit by the fire pit, and mix and mingle with friends while watching college football and taking advantage of $2 SweetWater IPA pints and $5 well drinks. Cypress will also ring in 2016 with a champagne toast and a midnight buffet for partygoers.

INAUGURAL NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION AT THE COCKENTRICE

Join The Cockentrice on Thursday, December 31, 2015 for a ‘Roaring’ 20s New Year’s Eve Celebration. Kicking off at 7 p.m., revelers will be greeted with punch and a charcuterie reception. While The Micah Cadwell Trio sets the soundtrack for the evening with live jazz, guests will dine on a Grand Tasting Dinner featuring three-courses with wine pairings created by Executive Chef Kevin Ouzts. Following dinner, guests will be treated to dessert and after dinner drinks before hitting the dance floor. At midnight, a champagne toast and balloon drop will ring in 2016. Reservations are required and $150 per person by calling 470.428.2733.

RING IN NYE AT PARK TAVERN WITH YACHT ROCK REVUE & YACHT ROCK SCHOONER

Let the countdown begin as Park Tavern gets ready to ring in the New Year on Thursday, December 31, 2015 with an all-inclusive celebration featuring live music from Yacht Rock Revue, Yacht Rock Schooner and DJ Mp3Po spinning all night long in the Piedmont Room. Beginning at 9 p.m., partygoers are invited to enjoy an open bar of premium liquor, beer, wine and champagne from Blue Moon, Absolut, Jack Daniels, Bacardi, and J Roget Brut Champagne, along with a range of tasty offerings a including hors d'oeuvres, tacos, sliders, fresh sushi, and s’mores. At midnight, guests will be treated to a champagne toast and can dive into a breakfast buffet that includes Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, breakfast burritos, and much more. General Admission tickets begin at $99 for ages 21 and up and covers all food and beverage between 9 p.m. and 2 a.m.

RING IN 2016 AT RED PEPPER TAQUERIA IN BUCKHEAD

Thursday, December 31st at all day and into the night

Red Pepper Taqueria

Head to Red Pepper Taqueria in Buckhead this New Year’s Eve for an unforgettable, casual fiesta featuring live music, delicious Mexican cuisine, drinks and more. Throughout the day, Red Pepper will be serving up $2 shots of MB Blanco Tequila, Fireball, and Coldcock, and $3 Tecate Beer, and select craft beer and $6 House Margaritas. From 4 to 6 p.m. revelers and can enjoy a dozen Oysters for just $7 and $5 Skinny Margaritas. The live music kicks off at 9 p.m. and the full dinner menu will also be available.

STK ATLANTA'S 'EYES WIDE SHUT' NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION

On New Year’s Eve, STK Atlanta will transform its stylish lounge and dining room into a private lair for its “Eyes Wide Shut” celebration where revelers are invited to indulge in an extravagant evening filled will mouthwatering cuisine, libations, live entertainment, a DJ, party favors, and more.

IT'S A FOOTBALL-INFUSED NEW YEAR'S EVE AT DANTANNA'S

Thursday, December 31st at all day and into the night

All Dantanna's locations

For those with football on their minds this New Year’s Eve that are looking for a casual and local alternative, Dantanna’s has been an Atlanta dining and drinking staple for more than 12 years. Boasting three locations, Buckhead, Downtown in CNN Center and Dantanna’s Tavern in Sandy Springs, Dantanna’s combines culinary excellence with the entertainment value of sports to create the ultimate restaurant experience. Dantanna’s Buckhead and Downtown exude the sophistication of a five-star restaurant and the entertainment of having a private box at your favorite game, while Dantanna’s Tavern provides a more intimate and affordable neighborhood dining experience. Of course, for those looking for a lively spot convenient to the Georgia Dome to grab a bite before or after the the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl or to simply watch the game where all the action is happening, Dantanna’s in CNN Center will be the place to go!