Life on Long Island
New Year's Eve 2013: Suffolk
In the world of nightlife, Tuesdays are generally considered to be the least popular for clubbing and barhopping -- but with 2014 arriving on a Wednesday this year, Tuesday, Dec. 31 will be a late-night monster.
For a jump on what’s bumping in Suffolk County on New Year's Eve, here’s a breakdown of some special parties set to close 2013:
INFO 290 Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, 631-668-2345
THE DEAL A “Great Gatsby”-themed party that includes a 90-minute cocktail hour, pasta station, seafood bar, buffet, five-course dinner, Viennese dessert table, all-night open bar, door prizes, a “Charleston” dance contest, DJs spin and live music by the Joe Delia Orchestra. Call in advance to reserve; tickets are $145 each. Special one-night stay packages start at $540 per couple.
INFO 9 Railroad Ave., Patchogue, 631-627-8787
THE DEAL Party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. Tickets available in advance for $20 at ticketfly.com.
“The Midnight Cabaret” @ Revolution Bar and Music Hall
INFO 140 Merrick Rd., Amityville, 631-264-7712
THE DEAL Alternate dance music party featuring burlesque performances, fire acts, live bands and DJs spinning goth, new wave, industrial, EBM, punk and '80’s; guests receive a buffet, party favors and champagne toast at midnight. Admission is $25 at the door or $20 for those who dress in theme (cabaret, burlesque, high fashion or “Moulin Rouge”); pay $15 in advance at ticketweb.com.
INFO 95 New York Ave., Huntington, 631-271-5600
THE DEAL Cocktail hour (with hors d’oeuvres plus sushi, chilled seafood, pasta and risotto bars), three-course dinner, open bar and DJ music. Tickets are available in advance at eventbrite.com for $175.
INFO 201 Main St., Port Jefferson, 631-476-7600
THE DEAL: Complimentary buffet, party favors and champagne toast at midnight. $20 at the door.
INFO 27 W. Main St., Bay Shore, 631-206-2220
THE DEAL Premium open bar from 8 p.m.-12 a.m., complimentary coat check, buffet, party favors and champagne toast at midnight. Limited tickets available (in advance at the bar or reserve by calling) until Dec. 24.
INFO 60 E. Main St., 631-969-9700
THE DEAL Live music by Pete Moss and the Fertilizers; DJ Chris Kenny spins. Open bar from 9 p.m.-12 a.m. and champagne toast at midnight. Tickets are $30 at the door or $25 in advance at showclix.com.
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