The holiday season is far from over, but folks are already looking ahead to the new year. That’s why Best of NJ is revamping our ultimate guide to New Year’s. To kick things off, we’ve updated our events calendar so you can start planning where you’re going to celebrate the countdown to midnight. Be sure to keep an eye on this page, as our events calendar will continue to grow as we continuously add new parties and events as they are announced.

We’ll also be rolling out a number of New Year’s features, and the best way to keep track of them all is to stay tuned right here. If you’re attending a New Year’s event that you don’t see listed on our calendar, you can always submit events directly to us (listings are provided for free). From all of us at Best of NJ, we’d like to wish everyone a happy and healthy new year!

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New Year’s Features

Brother and sister having fun at the partyFamily-Friendly New Year’s Eve Parties in NJ

New Year’s Eve is really a holiday for adults, which can be a drag for parents of young children. Looking for a family-friendly celebration that includes even the youngest revelers? Fortunately there are a host of New Year’s Eve parties in New Jersey that take place well before midnight…

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Let the countdown begin! New Year’s Eve is almost here, and it’s time to get your plans in order. It’s one of the biggest party nights of the year — and it should be one of the safest, too. If the champagne is flowing, stay off the roads and keep the party going with a celebration at one of New Jersey’s best hotels for the night…

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New Year’s Day Activities: Kick off Your New Year in Style!

As far as holidays go, January 1 has become an unlikely underdog. Year after year, all of the hype surrounding New Year’s Eve overshadows the lovely and peaceful 24 hours known as New Year’s Day. Don’t let the first day of the New Year pass you by in a leftover Christmas cookie-fueled Netflix marathon. Set the tone for an outstanding new year…

Glasses of champagne and sparklers on bright background with bokeh effect5 Sparkling NJ Wines to Drink on New Year’s Eve

As the final countdown to the end of 2015 begins, quite a few people across the Garden State are buying bubbly to help kick off the new year. In fact, more than 20% of all Champagne and sparkling wine sales in the U.S. take place between Christmas and New Year’s, according to the Guild of Sommeliers. Read more…

Gamer playing a first person shooter on high end pc.Top 5 Games Releasing in 2016

With 2015 drawing to a close, it’s time to look ahead to a brand new year. 2016 will likely be one of the most exciting years for gamers in a long time. Now that the latest next-gen consoles are hitting their stride, the games releasing over the next year will be able to take advantage of each console’s near-full potential. See our top picks…

ConventionsTop 10 NJ Conventions & Expos to Attend in 2016

With all of the events going on each week in NJ, it can be hard to decide where to go and what to do. As we look ahead to 2016, we’ve come up with some suggestions for the best NJ conventions and fan expos happening all year round. The events come in many flavors, so be sure to mark your calendars…

New Years Finger FoodsNew Year’s Eve: Fab Finger Food Ideas for Your Party

You brave soul, you’re hosting a New Year’s Eve party for your nearest and dearest — and you have no idea what to serve everyone. Think beyond the frozen packs of hors d’oeuvres and try making your own. Whether or not your guests are of-age, we’ve got your New Year’s Eve entertaining menu covered. See what’s on the menu…

Groom Fashion TrendsThe Best 2016 Wedding Trends (For the Groom)

Whether he is waiting at the altar, greeting guests, or taking off the garter, the groom is expected to be dressed to impress. For you special guys out there, I have collected some of the top 2016 wedding fashion trends. So go get your bride-to-be and let’s research your wardrobe together. Be a wedding trailblazer…

Best MemesBest Memes of the Year

Oh, 2015. You sassy, silly year, you kept us glued to our smartphones, giggling over the latest viral craze. This is the year we asked the big questions, like: Why did those llamas cross the road? What’s up with Left Shark’s dancing? What’s up with Drake’s dancing? And let’s not forget the biggest question of all: What color was that damned dress, anyway?

Rutgers SportsBest Rutgers Sports Moments of 2015

As a Rutgers sports fan, you never really know what you’re going to get. If there’s anything I learned in my four years here (and I promise it’s not the only thing I learned), it’s that Rutgers has a way of keeping your life interesting — and its sports programs are no exception. These are true Jersey teams…

Best GamesThe Best Games of 2015

Since we’ve already tackled a list of the most promising games releasing in 2016, it wouldn’t be a proper New Year’s without a year-end recap of The Best Games of 2015. Gamers have a lot to be thankful for this year, with an assortment of incredible games having released over the past 12 months.


A New Year for Every Region

Before we get to our general event listings, we’ve also broken down New Year’s by each specific region of New Jersey. Take a look:

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Looking for the ultimate guide to North Jersey events on New Year’s Eve? You’ve come to the right place. We are always updating our listings for upcoming events. This guide in particular covers New Year’s Eve celebrations and dinners in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex and Warren Counties. Check them out…

Central Jersey New Year’s

Looking for the ultimate guide to Central Jersey events on New Year’s Eve? You’ve come to the right place. We are always updating our listings for upcoming events. This guide in particular covers New Year’s Eve celebrations and dinners in Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset and Union Counties. Don’t miss ’em…

South Jersey New Year’s

Looking for the ultimate guide to South Jersey events on New Year’s Eve? You’ve come to the right place. We are always updating our listings for upcoming events. This guide in particular covers New Year’s Eve celebrations and dinners in Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem Counties. Pick your favorite…

Jersey Shore New Year’s

Looking for the ultimate guide to Jersey Shore events on New Year’s Eve? You’ve come to the right place. We are always updating our listings for upcoming events. This guide in particular covers New Year’s Eve celebrations and dinners in Atlantic, Cape May, Ocean and Monmouth Counties. Shore up your schedule…


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Featured New Year’s Eve Events

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New Year's Eve Splash
Saturday, December 31, 2016: Ring in the New Year this Saturday, December 31st among family, friends and fish at our annual New Year’s Eve Splash – the perfect way to celebrate the start of 2017. Visit with your favorite animals during twilight hours, grab a free, festive giveaway (while supplies last), boogey down at our DJ dance party with Aquarium mascot Gill, enjoy a beautiful fireworks display over the Delaware River and be home before bedtime! More Info.


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First Night Ocean County…in Seaside Heights
Saturday, December 31, 2016: Mark your calendar for a family celebration with local businesses along the Boardwalk. Fun and games for the entire family! Fireworks at 5:00 pm (weather permitting). Bracelets are on sale for $5.00 at County Connection in the Ocean County Mall and at each participating arcade. Visit a participating arcade and receive a FREE gift! (must present your First Night Bracelet), plus a chance to win an adult or children’s gift basket, both worth over $250! Info


The Grand New Years Eve 2017 Package
Saturday, December 31, 2016: Deluxe Hotel Room for Two with Parking Included Full American Breakfast the next day in the HAT Tavern Restaurant Cover Charge Included Music & Dancing with DJ Sean Champagne Toast at Midnight Mini Continental Breakfast Buffet Display served at 12:30 A.M. in our New Lobby Coffee Bar Party Favors & Noise Makers 3-Course Dinner for Two  Menu choices are as follows: Tapas Appetizer Choices Chilled Seafood Platter for 2 (Per couple) Half Chilled Lobster, 6 Oysters, 6 Clams, 4 Jumbo Shrimp Mignonette, Remoulade and Traditional Cocktail Sauce   Shrimp & Shrimp Crunchy Panko Shrimp & Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail Duo Spicy …


2017 NYE at Hoboken Bar and Grill
Saturday, December 31, 2016: If you’re from the New York/New Jersey area, you already know all about this fabulous venue and all of the good times it has had throughout the years. For the 2017 New Year’s Eve festivities, Hoboken Bar and Grill is hosting a New Year’s Eve event that will rival all it’s Hoboken competitors - a 5 Hour Top Shelf Open Bar event! All Hoboken natives know the popularity and great service every event at Hoboken Bar & Grill offers. Admission is very affordable considering the December 31 celebration and this venue never disappoints. With a complimentary champagne toast at midnight …


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New Year's Eve Masquerade 2017
Saturday, December 31, 2016: This year we're doing it up Roaring Twenties style! Experience the splendor and mystery of a traditional Masquerade Ball with a modern New Year's twist! Dance the night away to Top 40 hits spun by our expert DJ. Dine on a decadent selection of sweet and savory offerings. Enjoy five hours of open bar and a champagne toast for the Midnight Mask Reveal. Count down to 2017 with a live broadcast of the Ball Drop. A fabulous evening awaits! Info


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il Vecchio Café Buffet & Midnight Celebration!
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Midnight Celebration: Ring in the New Year at the Midnight Celebration at il Vecchio Café, located inside Calandra’s Italian Village! Doors open at 8:00 pm for an unforgettable night full of food, music, dancing, party favors and a midnight champagne toast. The deluxe buffet features Italian classics such as antipasti, a variety of salads, pasta selections, entrees and, of course, Calandra’s homemade bread and pastries.  Tickets: $65 per person (adults only) Buffet pricing does not include tax (7%), gratuity (20%), cappuccino, espresso, or alcohol.  Family-Friendly Options: Looking for an earlier evening? Visit il Vecchio Café for these family-friendly options! Come …


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New Year's Eve at The Clinton House
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: On New Year’s Eve: We will have live music featuring Michael Andrews. Music to start at 8:00 pm, with a Champagne toast at midnight. We will be serving our regular menu(with the exception of the American Classics) and specials for the evening. Limited seating is still available. Contact us at 908-730-9300 for details. Info


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New Year’s Eve at Calandra’s
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Come out and enjoy Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill deluxe dinner buffet & dancing! Family Seating: For those looking to celebrate earlier in the day, enjoy an expanded buffet beginning at either 5:30 pm or 6:00 pm featuring various appetizers, salads, a pasta station, a carving station and a selection of entrées. Dinner includes an open bar (house brands) along with freshly brewed coffee, teas and soda. After dinner, end the evening on a sweet note with Calandra’s pastries and baked goods. Adults: $52 Children: (ages 5-12): $28 No charge for children ages 4 and under. Buffet pricing does not include tax …


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First Night of 2017 Overnight on the Battleship!
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Spend the First Night of 2017 overnight on the Battleship! Enjoy dinner and breakfast at the chowline, tour the ship, ride the flight simulator and sleep in the bunks that the crew of the USS New Jersey once did. Plus enjoy the unique view of the New Year’s midnight fireworks from the deck of the Battleship! The New Year’s Eve Overnight is $79 per person. For reservations, call 866-877-6262 ext. 203. This is a family-only event. Info


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Haddonfield First Night New Year's Eve
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: First Night Haddonfield is a family-oriented, alcohol-free New Year’s Eve festival featuring stimulating entertainment including magic, music, comedy, dance and theater for audiences of all ages, from children and families to teens and seniors. There will also be special entertainment and activities for kids 9 and under at Haddonfield’s Central/Middle School Gym and All-Purpose room. Info


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Midnight at the Oasis
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Splash the night away, meet Sahara Sam himself, jam out with our DJ, play games and win giveaways; our New Year’s Eve Party includes it all! Admission to the Park Foam Party Delicious Appetizers, Entrees and Desserts Themed party goods Champagne Toast (for adults 21 and over) Sparkling Cider Toast for the kids! *Children 2 and under are FREE. Info


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Boogie Bash 2017 New Year's Eve Party
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Stop the Heroin presents Boogie Bash 2017: A groovy way to ring in the New Year! Dress in your best 70's themed attire! There will be a prize for the best outfit. Tickets are $25 and include: - Drinks & Snacks & Appetizers - Dance Contest - Air Guitar Contest - Costume Contest - Twister (yes, we will have Twister!!) - Family Fued - Lots of Games, Dancing, & Fun. Info


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New Year's Eve at Bar Anticipation
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Be a part of one of New Jersey’s Biggest New Year’s Eve Celebrations! (We added more admission gates this year!) This indoor/outdoor party is SO big, Bar Anticipation is adding heated tents to the outdoor area for the enjoyment of all guests. Two-Hour Open Bar (8:00 – 10:00 pm), Party Favors, Delicious Hot and Cold Buffet, Free Transportation to and from Your Home (limited availability, must call in advance to set up) and a midnight Champagne Toast. Info


Statewide New Year’s Eve Events

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New Year's Eve Splash

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Ring in the New Year this Saturday, December 31st among family, friends and fish at our annual New Year’s Eve Splash – the perfect way to celebrate the start of …


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New Year's Eve at ATH

Saturday, December 31, 2016: ATH will be offering a 5-course tasting menu with several seatings on Saturday 12/31 to help ring in the new year! Info


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New Year's Eve 2017 at Luca's Ristorante

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Enjoy New Year's Eve at Luca's! Reservations taken exclusively over the phone. Please call and reserve your table today. (732) 297-7676.  Info


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New Year's Eve Brunch at Braddock's Tavern

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Braddock's Tavern is open for brunch on New Years Eve! Come out and enjoy a great meal! Info


New Year at Stage House Tavern

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Serving a la carte 11:30 - 6:30, 3 Course Prix Fixe Dinner at 8:30, Champagne Toast at Midnight, New Year's Day Recovery Brunch 12pm to 2:30pm. Info


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New Year's Eve at Due Amici

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Due Amici is open on New Year's Eve! Call 856-303-8828 for reservations! Info


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New Year's Eve at Sofia's Mediterranean Grill

Saturday, December 31, 2016: At Sofia’s you’ll not only find some timeless classics, but also some new and contemporary Greek dishes that are guaranteed to please the palate. New Year's Eve Saturday last seating …


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First Night Ocean County…in Seaside Heights

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Mark your calendar for a family celebration with local businesses along the Boardwalk. Fun and games for the entire family! Fireworks at 5:00 pm (weather permitting). Bracelets are on sale …


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New Year's at Noon

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Be the first to ring in the New Year…kid style!  The entire Museum will be singing and dancing and counting down to 2017 with their biggest celebration(s) yet! Website


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New Year's Eve at Monsoon Fine Indian Cuisine

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Monsoon Fine Indian Cuisine will be open for lunch and dinner on New Year's Eve! Info


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New Year's Eve Dinner at Casamari Restaurant

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Celebrate New Year's Eve Italian Style at Casamari Restaurant! Info


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New Years Eve 2017 at Artisan's Brewery & Italian Grill

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Celebrate New Year's Eve at Artisan's with a special 3 Course Chef inspired menu. The menu can be purchased at the 3 course price or individually at menu price. Info


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Arugula's New Year's Eve Dinner

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Join Arugula on New Year's Eve for a 3 Couse Dinner. Choose from three seating times: 4pm, 7pm or 9pm. Info


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Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Family

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Join The Shannon Rose for their family celebration as the clock strikes midnight in Dublin. Celebrate 4PM – 7PM with face painters, bagpipers, balloons, and celebratory toast. Info


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New Year's Dinner at Franklinville Inn

Saturday, December 31, 2016: The Franklinville Inn will be open for dinner on New Year's Eve from 4-10pm. Should you wish to make a reservation please call 856-694-1577. Info


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New Year's Eve at Paisano's

Saturday, December 31, 2016: This New Year's Eve Paisano's will be open by reservation only with seatings beginning at 4pm and the last seating at 9pm.  There will be no Midnight Celebration. A sit …


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New Year's Eve Dinner at the The Flanders Hotel

Saturday, December 31, 2016: New Year's Eve Dinner: $34.95 per person. Children under 12 $14.95. Info


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New Year's Eve Party at Union Park

Saturday, December 31, 2016: 4:00--5:45 $69 , 6:00--7:45 $95, 8:00--10:00 $115. Credit card required for all reservations. Call 609-884-8811 Info


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Di Paolo's New Year's Eve Buffet

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Ring in the New Year at DiPaolo’s! 5pm and 8pm. Info Please call 856-299-4645 to purchase tickets


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New Year's Eve at Chef Fredy's Table

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Celebrate New Year's Eve at Chef Fredy's Table! Check website for details.


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New Year's Eve at Rod's Steak and Seafood Grille

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Ring in the New Year's Eve at Rod's Steak and Seafood Grille! Check website for details.


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New Year's Eve at The Harvest Moon Inn

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Celebrate New Year's Eve at The Harvest Moon Inn! First Seating 5:00-6:30. Limited Ala Carte Menu (Children's Ala Carte Menu Available). Second Seating 7:30-10:30. Price Fixed Four Course Menu. Info


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New Year's Eve at Water & Wine Ristorante Taverna

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Enjoy New Year's Eve at Water & Wine Ristorante! Eloquently merging contemporary American fare with Italian Influences. Water & Wine creates a dining experience that is at once both innovative …


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New Year's Eve Celebration at Vidalia Restaurant

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Celebrate Newy Year's Eve at Vidalia Restaurant! An Authentic Italian eatery featuring delicious dishes made from scratch & desserts to die for. Vidalia brings you only the finest meats, seafood and …


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New Year's Eve Dinner at Black Forest Inn

Saturday, December 31, 2016: The December Holidays are fast approaching...reserve your parties early! Celebrate New Year's Eve Dinner at Black Forest Inn. Info


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New Year's Eve Dinner at Kites Restaurant

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Kites Restaurant 4-Course Dinner. 5:00PM - 10:00PM. $69pp | Wine pairing available for additional $30pp Price Includes: Dinner with live piano. Info


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New Year's Eve Dinner at Springs Bistro

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Springs Bistro 4-Course Dinner. 1st Early Seating - 5:00PM - 7:30PM 2nd Early Seating - 5:30PM - 8:00PM 1st Late Seating - 8:00PM - 10:30PM 2nd Late Seating - 8:30PM …


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New Year’s Eve Party for People Who Can’t Stay Up Late

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Celebrate New Years on Rio time (two hours behind us at 10 PM!) and be in bed by midnight! Join in for a night of dinner and music. Dinner includes …


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New Years Eve at St. Eve's

Saturday, December 31, 2016: St. Eve’s is open on New Year’s Eve! They will be serving their a la carte menu, as well as a selection of favorite specialties. Info


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New Year's Eve Celebration

Saturday, December 31, 2016: The celebration allows kids to ring-in the New Year at a reasonable hour. The event features food, dancing, family activities, entertainment and an early countdown to midnight at 7pm. Call …


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New Year's Eve Dinner at Restaurant Latour

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Enjoy a farm-fresh prix-fixe dinner at 4-star Restaurant Latour, complete with 5 or 7-course dining experience. Vegetarians will be accommodated. 21 and over only. Info


The Grand New Years Eve 2017 Package

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Deluxe Hotel Room for Two with Parking Included Full American Breakfast the next day in the HAT Tavern Restaurant Cover Charge Included Music & Dancing with DJ Sean Champagne Toast …


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New Year's Eve Greetings from Rock And Roll USA

Saturday, December 31, 2016: The American Longboard's tribute to American Rock n' Roll lights up the stage, giving off a high-energy vibe like no other. A Tribute To American Rock and Roll of the 50s,60s …


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New Year's Eve at The Shore Club

Saturday, December 31, 2016: Open bar, Hors d'oeuvres, dinner featuring surf n turf, Viennese, Champagne toast, hats, horns and noise makers. Info


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Willie Nile

Saturday, December 31, 2016: The New York Times called Willie Nile "one of the most gifted singer-songwriters to emerge from the New York scene in years."  Willie will close 2016 with an epic New …


2017 NYE at Hoboken Bar and Grill

Saturday, December 31, 2016: If you’re from the New York/New Jersey area, you already know all about this fabulous venue and all of the good times it has had throughout the years. For the …


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New Year's Eve Masquerade 2017

Saturday, December 31, 2016: This year we're doing it up Roaring Twenties style! Experience the splendor and mystery of a traditional Masquerade Ball with a modern New Year's twist! Dance the night away to …


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Kites Restaurant New Year's Day Breakfast Buffet

Sunday, January 1, 2017: Cold and hot breakfast buffet including omelette station, breakfast sweets and more. 8:00AM - 11:30AM. Info


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New Year's Breakfast Buffet at the The Flanders Hotel

Sunday, January 1, 2017: New Year's Breakfast Buffet:  $19.95 plus tax, Children under 12 $12.95 per person. Info


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New Year's Day Brunch at The Telford Inn

Sunday, January 1, 2017: The Telford Inn's traditional all you can eat breakfast buffet only $13.95. Make your reservations today! Info


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New Year's Day Brunch at The Crab's Claw Inn

Sunday, January 1, 2017: Celebrate New Year's Day with The Crab's Claw Inn! Info


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New Year's Day Brunch Buffet at Cloverleaf Tavern

Sunday, January 1, 2017: In addition to all of their wonderful weekly Sunday Brunch items, they'll be stepping it up for the New Year with a fun selection! Info


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New Year's Day at Casamari Restaurant

Sunday, January 1, 2017: Special Event at Casamari Restaurant! Open New Year's day for early lunch 11am-4pm. New Chef selected creations. Info


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New Year's Day "Hangover Brunch"

Sunday, January 1, 2017: The Brass Rail is open on New Year's Day! Special "Hangover Brunch" Event $22. Info


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New Year's Day at Monsoon Fine Indian Cuisine

Sunday, January 1, 2017: Monsoon Fine Indian Cuisine will be open for lunch and dinner on New Year's Day! Info


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il Vecchio Café Buffet & Midnight Celebration!

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Midnight Celebration: Ring in the New Year at the Midnight Celebration at il Vecchio Café, located inside Calandra’s Italian Village! Doors open at 8:00 pm for an unforgettable night full …


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NYE Party at Pilsener Haus Biergarten

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Kids Party 3:30-7:30pm, Adults 9pm. Hoboken's Pilsener Haus & Biergarten is an authentic Austro-Hungarian biergarten with some of the best dining in the region. Info


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New Year's Eve 2016 at Johnny's Cafe & Bar

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Ring in 2016 at Johnny's - Offers 2 ways to ring in the New Year. Dine from 4pm to 6pm or Celebrate at the New Year's Eve Party. Reservations are recommended. …


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The Frog & Peach New Year's Eve

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: 4:00 to 6:00 Four Courses $62, 6:30 to 11:00 Five Courses $88, Fireworks on George Street at Midnight! Info


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New Year's Eve

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Crystal Springs is pulling out all the stops for New Year's Eve 2016! We've got the hottest parties and dinners for everyone! Book today! Info


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New Year's Eve at Chakra Restaurant, Bar and Lounge

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Ring in the New Year at Chakra Restaurant! New Year's Eve Three-Course Prix-Fixe. First Seating 5pm – 7pm, 2nd Seating 8pm...Celebrate Early... Three-Course Prix-Fixe $79. Party All Night...Four-Course Prix-fixe menu …


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New Year's Eve at Just Restaurant

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Dinner Celebration at Just Restaurant featuring the regular ala carte menu and exclusive specials.  Complimentary Champagne Toast. Music, party favors and a live viewing of the NYC Times Square Ball …


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New Year's Eve at LITM

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Ring in the new year at LITM with a special dinner menu, champagne drink specials and a chance to watch the ball drop on the big screen! Then, dance the …


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New Year's Eve at The Brass Rail Restaurant & Bar

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Dinner Packages/Ala Carte Seating: 5-7:30pm. Start your Resolution Revolution: 9pm. Info


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New Year's Eve at The Clinton House

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: On New Year’s Eve: We will have live music featuring Michael Andrews. Music to start at 8:00 pm, with a Champagne toast at midnight. We will be serving our regular …


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New Year's Eve at Tommy Fox's Public House

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Join in for New Year's Eve Bash at Tommy's! See website for details.


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New Year's Eve at Witherspoon Grill!

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Make your reservation today! Live music featuring: Franklin & Alison Orchestra. A special 3-course, pre fixe menu will be featured. There will be decorations, champagne, music & dancing! Call 609-924-6011. Info


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New Year's Eve Dinner at Crystal Tavern

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: The evening will start off with a 5-course menu served in the Crystal Tavern with live musical entertainment followed by the Biosphere Party from 9:00PM - 1:00AM. Party the night …


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New Year's Eve Dinner at the Diamond Ballroom

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: This family-friendly evening will start with a buffet of over the top entrees and desserts served in the Diamond Ballroom at Minerals Hotel. Complete the celebration with live musical entertainment, …


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New Year’s Eve 2017 at Wicked Wolf Tavern

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: The ticket includes a 5 hour premium open bar, full dinner buffet, a complimentary toast plus more fun giveaways. Info


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New Year’s Eve at Pluckemin Inn

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Ring in 2017 in Style with Pluckemin Inn! Start with an early dinner before you go out and celebrate, or be at the restaurant at the stroke of midnight for …


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NYE Party at the Black Bear Bar & Grill

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: 5 hour premium open bar, Buffet, Party Favors and Champagne Toast at midnight! Info


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Renault Winery's New Year's Eve Celebration

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Celebrate New Years Eve with Renault Winery! With dinner reservations starting at 5pm and the celebration beginning at 8 how could you go wrong? Info


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New Year’s Eve at Calandra’s

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Come out and enjoy Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill deluxe dinner buffet & dancing! Family Seating: For those looking to celebrate earlier in the day, enjoy an expanded buffet beginning at either …


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First Night of 2017 Overnight on the Battleship!

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Spend the First Night of 2017 overnight on the Battleship! Enjoy dinner and breakfast at the chowline, tour the ship, ride the flight simulator and sleep in the bunks that …


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Grillestone’s New Year's Eve Celebration!

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: New Years Eve Celebration! Live entertainment, 4 Course New Years Celebration Menu Offered! $70 per person. Includes complimentary individually sized bottle of champagne per person! Info


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Haddonfield First Night New Year's Eve

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: First Night Haddonfield is a family-oriented, alcohol-free New Year’s Eve festival featuring stimulating entertainment including magic, music, comedy, dance and theater for audiences of all ages, from children and families …


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New Year's Eve @ Molos Restaurant

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Join Molos Restaurant for another unforgettable New Year's Eve! DJ on both floors. Three Course Dinner. $125 per person. Reserve today! Info


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New Year's Eve Dinner at the Emerald Ballroom

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: The evening will start off with a cocktail reception and premium open bar and passed hors d'oeuvres in the Rotunda at 6:30PM immediately followed by a lavish sit-down dinner and …


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New Year's Eve Dinner Party at Mitchell's Fish Market

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Enjoy a Three Course Dinner & Two Glasses of House Wine or Beer, Champagne Toast & Party Favors. The event is held upstairs in the Manhattan Room with waterfront views …


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A Country & Western NYE Celebration @ Prospectors

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Open bar until closing, Champagne toast, party favors, chance to win a George Strait signed guitar, and more! Info


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Adelphia Bar's New Year's Eve Party

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Join Bob Pantano at Adelphia's amazing bar for New Year's Eve festivities! Info


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DJ Ripple - New Year's Eve Bash 2017

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Live countdown of Ball Drop on HD screen, open bar all night long, party favors, food and more! Info


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Mad Batter New Year’s Eve 2016

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: 4 course dinner $75, tax and gratuity not included (includes appetizer, soup or salad, entrée, dessert). Live Music 7 – 12 midnight with Jim Doran. Info


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Midnight at the Oasis

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017: Splash the night away, meet Sahara Sam himself, jam out with our DJ, play games and win giveaways; our New Year’s Eve Party includes it all! Admission to the Park …


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