Laugh, dance, eat, and drink into 2017 with these eight New Year’s Eve parties.
Dec. 31, 8 p.m.–4 a.m.
Hard Rock Cafe, 63 W. Ontario St.
Tickets start at $89
Rock into 2017 with music from DJ Ruen of S.K.A.M. and DJ Metro among other DJs spinning the year’s best tunes. Enjoy an appetizer buffet consisting of Tupelo chicken tenders, twisted mac and cheese, and other bites. In addition there will be an open bar from 8 p.m.—12:30 a.m.
Dec. 31, 6:15 p.m.
Up Comedy Club, 230 W. North Ave.
Tickets range from $70–$120
We all say we love the holidays but from spending more time than usual with relatives, spending too much time buying gifts at the mall, and cold temperatures the holidays can be exhausting. Up Comedy club helps you laugh at it all with their show “Second City’s Holidazed and Confused.”
Dec. 31, 9 p.m.–1 a.m.
Weather Mark Tavern, 1503 S. Michigan Ave.
Party local at this South Loop local hangout. For $65 you’ll get premium drink package, appetizer buffet, reserved seating, party favors, midnight Champagne toast, and a live DJ. If you have a group of six or more you can get the same package for $60.
Dec. 31, 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Zanies Comedy Club, 1548 N. Wells St.
Tickets $30 and $40
Laugh into the New Year with two shows from Chicago-bred comedienne Liza Treyger. The 8 p.m. show is $30 and the 10:30 p.m. show is $40 and includes party favors and a Champagne toast at midnight.
Dec. 31, 8 p.m.–2 a.m.
Fremont Chicago, 15 W. Illinois St.
Tickets start at $125
Celebrate the New Year in style at the Fremont Chicago. Start the night with a red carpet and Hollywood Walk of Fame entrance and inside find premium top-shelf drinks, passed hors d’oeuvres, a Champagne fountain, and a complimentary toast at midnight.
Dec. 31, 1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m., and 10 p.m.
Blue Man Group, 3133 N. Halsted St.
Tickets start at $69
The first two shows at Blue Man on New Years Eve are the Blue Man Group Family Friendly New Year’s Eve that include pre-show face painting for kids, party favors, and a special post-show Blue Man Group rendition of “Auld Lang Syne,” with a countdown experience during the day. The 7 p.m show includes a complimentary pre-show toast and a meet-and-greet with the Blue Men after the show. The 10 p.m. show is the Blue Man Group New Year’s Eve Celebration that includes a post-show Blue Man Group rendition of “Auld Lang Syne,” a countdown to midnight with complimentary party favors, and a New Year’s toast.
Dec. 31, 5 p.m., 7 p.m., and 10 p.m.
CSz Theater, 929 W. Belmont Ave.
Tickets at $45
Enjoy a hilarious 90 min. show along with counting down to midnight in three different cities with party favors, festive beverages, and more at these all ages shows.
The Redhead Piano Bar, 16 W. Ontario St.
Enjoy some of the best piano vocalists at The Redhead Piano Bar and for $80 you can get a chair reservation, a complimentary Champagne toast at midnight, and party favors.