Ring in the New Year with the Glendale Riders at the Holiday Inn in Alton. The evening includes entertainment, party favors, two drink coupons and a champagne toast at midnight. Tickets are $35 a person. For an additional $19.95 a person, you can get a prime rib dinner from Franco's Restaurant.
The owners of Casa Loma Ballroom sure know how to throw a party. This year's NYE celebration features a Beggar's Carnivale show complete with gypsies, a one-ring circus, vaudeville acts and more. There's also dancing to the music of The Royal We Band. Doors open at 9 p.m. There's a special appetizer buffet and the entertainment continues until 2:30 a.m. Tickets are $69 a person.
The New Year's celebration at the Broadway Oyster Bar features Cajun food and live music. Aaron Kamm and the One Drops will play reggae and blues beginning at 10 p.m. For more information, call 314-621-8811. The Broadway Oyster Bar is located at 736 South Broadway in downtown St. Louis.
15. Roaring 20's NYEZ107.7 is hosting a 20's themed New Year's bash at the Chase Park Plaza. The evening includes a premium open bar with specialty drinks, hors d'oeuvres and a champagne toast at midnight. There is also music by Miss Jubilee and DJ Rostam. Tickets are $112 a person.
There will be plenty of great music on New Year's Eve at Off Broadway in Downtown St. Louis. The Blind Eyes and Middle Class Fashion are scheduled to perform. The doors open at 7 p.m. The music starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10.
Steinberg Skating Rink in Forest Park is hosting a New Year's Eve party for kids and adults. It runs until 12:30 a.m., and includes skating and skate rental, an appetizer buffet, hot chocolate and soda for the kids, and beer and wine for the adults. Skate admission is $6 and skate rental is $5 for everyone. Buffet tickets are $20 for 21 and older, and $15 for those younger than 21. The buffet will be served from 7 p.m to 11 p.m. No reservations are required. Just show up ready to have fun.
Ring in the New Year on the slopes at Hidden Valley Ski Resort near Eureka. There's night skiing until 3 a.m., and fireworks at midnight.
Here's an event for the kids, so parents can go out and enjoy the evening! The St. Peters Rec-Plex is hosting a chaperoned lock-in for children ages 8 to 13. It's from 7 p.m. on New Year's Eve until 7 a.m. on New Year's Day. Kids can ice skate, swim, play basketball and more. Kids can also bring pillows and sleeping bags if they want to sleep at some point. The cost is $50 for St. Peters residents and $60 for the general public.