11. Poor David's Pub
What: Bring in the New Year right at Poor David's Pub featuring Smokin' Joe Kubek and Bnois King. Doors open at 8 p.m. Party favors, champagne toast, black-eyed peas and a big countdown at midnight with everybody on the stage singing Auld Lang Syne.
When: December 31, 2013
Where: 1313 South Lamar Street, Dallas, TX 75215. 214-565-1295
What: "Get here for the New Year." Five fabulous festive venues in the heart of gay Dallas.
When: December 31, 2013
Where: In Oak Lawn: Station 4 (S4), The Mining Company (TMC), Rose Room, Sue Ellen's, and JR's Bar & Grill Dallas.
13. Hotel ZaZa's New Year's Eve Party
In 2012, it's $75 per person which includes party favors, light bites, champagne toast at midnight, DJ, complimentary valet parking. The party is from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. and the attire is rockin' new year's chic.For reservations, rooms, bottle service reservations or more info call 888-880-3244.
Hotel ZaZa, 2332 Leonard Street, Dallas, Texas 75201.
14. W Dallas
Mix it up this New Year’s Eve with W Dallas – Victory’s New Year’s Eve celebration featuring live music from Dallas’ hottest DJs, champagne toasts, special room packages and incredible views of the best fireworks show in town. Dance the night away in Living Room Bar with DJs spinning from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. and toast to the New Year.
Experience front row views to Victory Park’s Big D NYE celebration with live entertainment. Living Room Bar celebrations are open to the public. Space is limited. Taking revelers 33 floors above Dallas, W Dallas offers its first New Year’s Eve celebration in Altitude from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Tickets are $100 per person. W Dallas will amplify New Year’s Eve with its Silver and Platinum bottle service starting at $1,500 and including seating for 10 guests, two spirit bottles of choice, and a bottle of Chandon Brut at midnight. Platinum seats include incredible views of Victory Park fireworks with three spirit bottles and a bottle of Perrier-Jouët champagne.
Call 214-397-4123 for tickets and bottle service inquiries. New Year’s Eve December 31, 2013 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
W Dallas-Victory 2440 Victory Park Lane Dallas, Texas 75219
What: Mignon will serve a three-course New Years Eve dinner, accepting reservations between 4:30 and 11 p.m. Mignon will be open New Years Eve until 1 a.m.
When: December 31, 2012; open til 1 a.m.
Where: Mignon, 4005 Preston Rd # 518, Plano, TX 75093
Reservations: Accepting Reservations from 4:30 to 11 p.m. at 972-943-3372
Cost: $69.95 per person plus tax and a 20% gratuity
17. The KesslerJack Ingram plays on December 31, 2013. Tickets range from $25 to $75. Bar opens at 7:30 pm; show starts at 9:30 pm. Jack Ingram won the 2008 Academy of Country Music award for “Best New Male Vocalist."
at The Kessler, 1230 W. Davis Street, Dallas, TX 75208
18. Sambuca 360Dance your way into 2013 with a delicious 3-course dinner and live music by Chinatown. Dinner and reserved tables 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
7 pm Dinner Package: $50 per person. Two hour limit on tables. Guests are welcome to enjoy the bar after dining. Alcohol and tip are not included.
7 pm Premium Dinner Package: $100 per person, dinner and reserved seating the entire evening. Alcohol and tip are not included.
9 pm Reserved Seating: $50 per person. Includes admission and one reserved seat. Food, alcohol and tip are not included.
9 pm Premium Dinner Package: $100 per person, dinner and reserved seating the entire evening. Alcohol and tip are not included.
Bar-Standing Room Only: $25 per person. Enjoy music, dancing and a la carte food and beverages in the bar. There is no guaranteed seating. Food, beverages and tip are not included.
VIP Table: $75 per person + tax and 18% tip (does not include anything but a table and entry) Minimum of 15 people at each table.
Sambuca 360, 7200 Bishop Rd., Plano, Texas 75024. Reservations: 469-467-3393.
19. Five-Star Dining
Your favorite DFW restaurants are ready to help you ring in the new year in style. Be sure to make reservations soon.
20. Closing Night of Prairie Lights
What: Prarie Lights is a two mile stretch of decorations and festive fun featuring over 4 Million lights, hundreds of new displays, an all-new Holiday Magic light show, new walk-through lighted displays, pictures with Santa, seasonal food and family fun. About halfway through the drive, Holiday Village has Santa, carnival rides (rides are included with the cost of admission), snacks, and souvenirs. Cars with up to eight people in them cost $15 Mon-Thu, $20 Fri-Sun and holidays. Limos and buses cost more.
When: Catch the last night of Prairie Lights on New Year's Eve
Where: Lynn Creek Park is at 5700 Lake Ridge Parkway in Grand Prairie. Take I-30 or I-20 to 360 and go south. Make a left of Camp Wisdom Road and a right on Lake Ridge Parkway.
21. ZoukA red carpet party with tons of paparazzi (seriously?), laser light show, balloon drop at midnight, 5,000 glow sticks, sexy burlesque dancers, 2 huge dance floors with 4 bars, champagne toast at midnight, party favors. Celebration starts at 9 p.m. Arrive early. Only venue to stay open til 3 am! General admission $40, VIP Front of the Line $60, Zouk Rock Star package is $6,000 (packages in between available.) Zouk Nightclub 703 McKinney Ave. Dallas, TX 75202.
22. Dallas Stars
7 p.m. Los Angeles Kings vs. Dallas Stars! It's on. Happy New Year. Watch the game and head outside to the Big D NYE Celebration.
Where: American Airlines Center Victory Park 2500 Victory Ave, Dallas, Texas