The best New Year’s Eve parties in Orlando
Need a place to ring in the new year? Check out this list of parties and events
Published: December 25, 2013
Friday, Dec. 27
Good at Bad Decisions: End of the World Holiday and Countdown to Extinction Comedy by Larry Fulford, Alex Luchun, Nick Pupo and Luke Swiderski. 9 p.m.; Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave.; $7; willspub.org.
The Sh-Booms “Boom-Boom Boogie” End of 2013 Dance Party With live music and plenty of drink specials. 9 p.m.; The Social 54 N. Orange Ave.; $7-$10; 407-246-1419; thesocial.org.
Saturday, Dec. 28
Acme After Hours: Transformers Art Party Complete with Megatron grinder acts by Defenz Mechanizm, cosplay burlesque, a costume contest and live DJs. 8 p.m.; Acme Superstore, 905 E. State Road 434 #100, Longwood; $10; 407-331-0433; facebook.com/acmesuperstore.
A Very Naughty New Year Adult vendor fair, meet and greets and a live show with Sean Duran and Ray Han. 8 p.m.; Parliament House, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; $10; 407-425-7571; parliamenthouse.com.
Relief in Abstract End of the Year Show Featuring Freebase, Fortune Howl, Out Go the Lights and others Enjoy art and visuals by VASH, Shine Shed, Alana Questell and others. 8 p.m.; The Space, 1206 E. Colonial Drive; $5-$7; 407-205-7572; reliefinabstract.com.
Happy New Year! Celebrate with crafts and traditions from around the world. 3 p.m.; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd; free; 407-835-7481; ocls.info.
Sunday, Dec. 29
Last T-Dance of 2013 Featuring an appearance by Alaska Thunderfuck of RuPaul’s Drag Race. 7 p.m.; Parliament House, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; free; 407-425-7571; parliamenthouse.com.
Tuesday, Dec. 31
Bond’s Back! James Bond-themed New Year’s Eve party complete with signature cocktails, light appetizers, DJ music and a showing of You Only Live Twice. 7:30 p.m.; Enzian; 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $25-$400; 407-629-1088; enzian.org.
Brew Year’s Eve Party With beer specials all night, live music and grub served up by the Voo Doo Kitchen food truck. 8:00 p.m.; Orlando Brewing, 1301 Atlanta Avenue; free; 407-872-1117; orlandobrewing.com.
Church Street NYE Party Outdoor block party with live music, portable bars and a fireworks display at midnight. 8 p.m.; Downtown Orlando, Church Street; $39.99; 407-649-4270; churchstreetbars.com.
DRIP’s New Year’s Eve Party A DRIP performance coupled with a DJ dance party. 10:30 p.m.; DRIP, 8747 International Drive; $45-$55; 347-855-3747; ilovedrip.com.