Looking to celebrate New Year's Eve on Long Island this year? As 2017 comes to a close, here are some parties, events and more for when the ball drops.
WHERE | WHEN 48 Deer Park Ave., Babylon; starts at 8 p.m. INFO 631-587-4400, monsoonny.com THE BASH A masquerade ball, admission includes a four-course dinner, open bar, live music and DJ session by Decoy. PRICE $150, $75 four-course dinner-only available before 8 p.m., $95 open bar only 10 p.m.-1 a.m.; tickets available in advance on the venue website.
Long Island Aquarium
WHERE | WHEN 431 East Main St., Riverhead; 6:30 p.m.-11 p.m. INFO 631-208-9200, longislandaquarium.com THE BASH A family-friendly affair, admission includes a meet-and-greet with a penguin, the aquarium is available to explore, a cocktail hour, buffet dinner, craft-making for kids, DJ sets, dancing, dessert (including an ice cream bar) and a mock-midnight toast (at 10:30 p.m.). PRICE $99, $60 ages 3-12; reservations required, call to make advance ticket purchase.
Amityville Music Hall
WHERE | WHEN 198 Broadway, Amityville; starts at 8:30 p.m. INFO 631-397-0578, amityvillemusichall.net THE BASH Admission includes an open bar with well drinks, Miller Highlife and one to-be-determined craft beer), a champagne toast at midnight and live music from bands The World/Inferno Friendship Society (pictured), Love is a Fist and Vic Thrill. PRICE $70 ($35 no open bar); purchase tickets online at ticketfly.com.
WHERE | WHEN Ring Rd W., Garden City; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 516-231-4480, mintny.com THE BASH Admission includes a seven-course dinner buffet, five-hour open bar, champagne toast, DJ spinning Bollywood, Bhangra fusion and Top 40 beats, live music Raxstar (pictured), Amar Sandhu and Pranna. PRICE $100; tickets available online at events.sulekha.com, call 516-307-8678 for more information.
Louie’s Grille & Liquors
WHERE | WHEN 395 Main St., Port Washington; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 516-883-4242, louiessince1905.com THE BASH Admission includes a four-course dinner, open bar, (entree options include French veal pot pie, braised halibut, surf-and-turf, Italian roast pork, sea scallops, filet mignon), open bar, DJ set, a midnight ball drop and champagne toast. PRICE $125, $59.95 pre-event dinner seating at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to feature the standard a la carte menu and a special prix fixe selection; reservations may be made online at seat.dinetime.com.
110 Japan Sushi Hibachi Lounge
WHERE | WHEN 179 Walt Whitman Rd., Huntington Station; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 631-673-5888, 110japan.com THE BASH Admission includes a red-carpet entrance, four-course pre-fixe menu, four-hour top shelf open bar (9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.) raffle giveaways, balloon drop, three DJs spinning in three different rooms and a champagne toast at midnight, among other offerings. PRICE $140, $70 dinner-only and a $70 open bar-only packages are also available; tickets for purchased in-store in advance at eventbrite.com. (Prices may rise after Dec. 15.)
The Inn at Fox Hollow
WHERE | WHEN 7755 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury; starts at 9:30 p.m. INFO 516-224-8100, theinnatfoxhollow.com THE BASH Admission includes live music by band Hot Date, hors d'oeuvres buffet with carving stations and desserts, party hats, noise makers, open premium bar until 2 a.m., midnight champagne toast. PRICE $175; purchase online at eventbrite.com
K. Pacho Cocina and Tequila
WHERE | WHEN 7755 1270 Union Tpke., New Hyde Park; starts at 8 p.m. INFO 516-358-2222, kpacho.com THE BASH Admission for this DJ-fueled dance party includes five-hour top shelf open bar, buffet dinner, party favors and a midnight countdown. PRICE $70; call for purchase and more information.
Harbor Club at Prime
WHERE | WHEN 290 95 New York Ave., Huntington; starts at 8 p.m. INFO 631-425-7777, harborclubatprime.com THE BASH Admission includes a cocktail hour, followed by a three-course dinner plus open bar and dancing with a DJ spinning; Great Gatsby-style dress is encouraged. PRICE $150, tickets must be purchased in advance; available at eventbrite.com.
WHERE | WHEN 290 Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 631-668-3200, gurneysresorts.com THE BASH Taking place in the hotel's Regent Cocktail Club (pictured), the evening will include a DJ session with Vikas Sapra and live music by Rakiem Walker Project; ticket price includes a four-hour open bar, light food and casino games. Festive dress is requested. PRICE $165; advance purchase available on the Gurney's website.
The Nutty Irishman
WHERE | WHEN 323 Main St., Farmingdale; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 516-293-9700, thenuttyirishman.com THE BASH Admission includes a three-hour open bar, live music with band Nicolls Road; DJ Chris Kenny spins, and there will be a champagne toast at midnight. PRICE $35 in advance, $40 day-of; tickets may be purchased online at showclix.com.
WHERE | WHEN 20 West Park Ave., Long Beach; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 516- 889-1680, junction11561.com THE BASH Admission includes passed appetizers, an open bar (excluding shots) from 9 p.m.-1 a.m., a DJ, live music from band Nauti Habits (pictured) and a balloon drop with champagne toast at midnight. PRICE $ 60; tickets available online through the venue website.
WHERE | WHEN 212B Merrick Rd., Rockville Centre; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 516-282-9900, mesitarvc.com THE BASH Admission includes a four-hour top-shelf open bar (9 p.m.-1 a.m.) party favors and a champagne toast at midnight; dress code is classy, trendy and neat. PRICE $60; tickets available in advance at eventbrite.com.
WHERE | WHEN 210 Merrick Rd., Rockville Centre; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 516-442-2600, parlayrvc.com THE BASH Admission includes a four-hour top shelf open bar (9 p.m.-1 a.m.) party favors, hors d'oeuvres, buffet, DJ sets and a champagne toast at midnight; dress code is trendy, classy and neat. PRICE $75; tickets available in advance at eventbrite.com.
Southampton Social Club
WHERE | WHEN 256 Elm St., Southampton; starts at 9 p.m. INFO 631-287-1400, southamptonsocialclub.com THE BASH Admission includes a four-hour top-shelf open bar (9 p.m.-1 a.m.) passed and stationary hors d'oeuvres, party favors, Times Square Ball Drop coverage, champagne toast at midnight and music by DJ Loki (pictured). PRICE $95, nightlife with dinner package: $150; tickets available online on the venue's website.
The Jazz Loft
WHERE | WHEN 275 Christian Ave., Stony Brook.; starts at 8:30 p.m. INFO 631-751-1895, thejazzloft.org THE BASH Admission includes open bar, a cocktail hour with live piano music, followed by a buffet dinner with live jazz and a performance by Tom Manuel (pictured) and the Syncopated at which guests may dance; at midnight there will be a balloon drop and champagne toast. PRICE $150; tickets may be purchased from the venues website or in person.
Nick & Toni's
WHERE | WHEN 136 N. Main St., East Hampton; 5 p.m.-10 p.m. INFO 631-324-3550, nickandtonis.com THE BASH The eatery is offering a la carte specials for New Year’s Eve including a butter-poached lobster appetizer with butternut chowder ($25) and an entree of wood-grilled, milk-fed veal chop with sweet potato leek gratin and Tuscan kale ($52). Reservations can be made online through the restaurant's website.
Stone Creek Inn
WHERE | WHEN 405 Montauk Hwy., East Quogue; 5 p.m.-10 p.m. INFO 631-653-6770, stonecreekinn.com THE BASH Offering a four-course dinner menu, including dishes such as pan-roasted branzino, butter-poached lobster, black Angus filet mignon, grilled veal chop and oven-roasted Long Island duck breast. PRICE $95; reservations can be made online through the restaurant's website or by phone.
United Skates Of America
WHERE | WHEN 1276 Hicksville Rd., Seaford; 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. INFO 516-795-5474, unitedskates.com THE BASH A family-friendly affair, admission includes unlimited pizza, unlimited soda, 10 game tokens, skate rental, party favors and a light rope necklace, as well as a mock countdown. PRICE $22 each for tickets purchased before Dec. 18, $25 after. Call 516-795-5474 to purchase tickets and reserve a table; seating is otherwise first-come, first-served.
WHERE | WHEN 1132 Hempstead Tpke., Franklin Square; 9 p.m.-2 a.m. INFO 516-354-3131, parkrestaurant.com THE BASH Admission includes live music by band 45rpm (pictured), top-shelf open bar, buffet dinner, champagne toast and a balloon drop. PRICE $135; purchase online at events.r20.constantcontact.com
The Garden City Hotel
WHERE | WHEN 45 Seventh St., Garden City; starts at 9:30 p.m. INFO 516-747-3000, gardencityhotel.com THE BASH Admission includes live music by band Hot Date, hors d’oeuvres buffet with carving stations and desserts, party hats, noise makers, open premium bar until 2 a.m., midnight champagne toast at midnight. PRICE $175; purchase online at eventbrite.com
WHERE | WHEN 274 Main St., Farmingdale; 9 p.m.-1 a.m. INFO 516-752-7678, lessings.com THE BASH Admission includes hot and cold buffet, open bar, DJ, party favors and champagne toast. PRICE $60; call to make reservations.
The Meadow Club
WHERE | WHEN 1147 Rte. 112, Port Jefferson Station; 8:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. INFO 631-928-3800, themeadowclub.com THE BASH Ticket price includes valet parking, noisemakers, balloon drop, premium open bar, passed hors d’oeuvres, four-course dinner, champagne toast at midnight. PRICE $125, groups of 10 or more: $115 per person; advance reservations required, call to make arrangements.
WHERE | WHEN 3 Consuelo Pl., Oakdale; starting at 5 p.m. INFO 631-584-5999, viewoakdale.com THE BASH Serving a special three-course menu with two seatings (4 p.m.-7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.-10 p.m.) PRICE First seating: $64, second seating: $88 (includes a toast at midnight). Call to make reservations.
WHERE | WHEN 877 Main St., Holbrook; 8 p.m.-1:30 a.m. INFO 631-471-6609, villalombardis.com THE BASH It’s a disco-themed affair with 70s music by Long Island Sound DJ company; disco-style clothes are encouraged but not required. Admission covers passed champagne and shrimp cocktail, buffet (including carving board presentation, mashed potato bar, seafood presentation and a pasta station) and open bar. A professional photographer will be providing onsite prints (additional charge). PRICE $145; for reservations call 631-471-6609 or come to the venue in person during business hours (10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily).
Glen Cove Mansion
WHERE | WHEN 200 Dosoris Lane, Glen Cove; 8 p.m.-1 a.m. INFO 516-674-2955, glencovemansion.com THE BASH Black-tie gala featuring dining, dancing, cocktails and a champagne toast. Couples packages available (for extra cost) for 1-2 night stays. PRICE $185; purchase individual tickets online at events.r20.constantcontact.com
WHERE | WHEN 150 Main St., Stony Brook; starting at 5 p.m. INFO 631-584-5999, mirabelletavern.com THE BASH A special New Year's Eve prix-fixe menu dinner will be served, with choices including roasted prime rib, seafood cassoulet and linguini with basil-pesto (menu subject to change). PRICE $65 per person, Children ages 9 and younger pay half; call to make reservations.
Pure North Fork
WHERE | WHEN 141 Fairway Dr., Wading River; starts at 5 p.m. INFO 631-886-2777, purenorthfork.com THE BASH From 5-8 p.m., a four-course prix fixe menu will be served in the grand dining room, includes a complimentary bottle of prosecco. The bar room will host a party from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. featuring passed hors d’oeuvres, open bar, buffet and champagne toast at midnight. PRICE Dinner and bar party are $99 each; advance tickets are required. Call for purchase or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHERE | WHEN 118 E Main St., Riverhead; bar and restaurant open at 6:30 p.m., program begins at 8 p.m. INFO 631-727-4343, suffolktheater.com THE BASH Comedy show featuring comedians Scott Schendlinger, Eric Haft and Carie Karavas (pictured) , followed by DJ, dancing and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Prix-fixe and an a la carte menu will be available for additional cost. PRICE Seats are $45-$55; available online at tickets.vendini.com. Tickets for dancing and midnight celebration only (starting at 10 p.m.): $15.
Lulu Kitchen & Bar
WHERE | WHEN 126 Main St., Sag Harbor; starts at 5:30 p.m. INFO 631-725-0900, lulusagharbor.com THE BASH The restaurant is holding a first seating from 5:30-7:15 p.m. offering the regular a la carte menu, the second seating (starting at 8 p.m.) features an introductory glass of champagne, four-course meal and live music starting at 9 p.m., at which time holiday favors will be distributed. PRICE $125 for the 8 p.m. session; reservations can be made online through the restaurant website.
Levittown Lanes Bowling Center
WHERE | WHEN 56 Tanners Lane, Levittown; three events from noon-12:30 a.m. INFO 516-731-5700, levittownlanesny.com THE BASH The day starts with a Senior Citizen Party (noon-3 p.m.) with holiday music, coffee, tea, soft drinks, buffet and colored-head pin-strike prizes. From 5 p.m.-8 p.m. the Twilight Party offers Glow Bowling (pictured), free bowling shoes, hero buffet, soft drinks, noisemakers, party favors and a mock countdown. The “Moonlight Party” (9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.) features Glow Bowling, free bowling shoe use, soft drinks, hero buffet, midnight countdown with champagne or cider toast. Reservations are required. PRICES Senior Citizen Party: $20, Twilight Party or Moonlight Party: $135 per lane (up to six people) or $30 per person (each; pay in full by Dec. 15, pay only $120 per lane). Call 516-731-5700 to reserve lanes with deposit.