1. , 201 W. Main St. in Brighton, hosts a , your choice of draft beer, selected martinis or wine, a large dessert table, party favors, a yummy midnight snack, live entertainment, giveaways for best-dressed party-goers in a room only open to those who've paid the $75 per person/$140 per couple price in advance; call 810-220-8900.
2. , 1545 N. Leroy St., Fenton, has not one but two exciting events on New Year's Eve, Saturday, Dec. 31. The first, a four-course dinner for $49, includes a drink before dinner and your choice of wine or beer pairings for each course, starts at 7 p.m. (It's only $32 if you prefer a non-alcoholic beverage.) See the full menu. This is bound to fill up quickly, so make your reservations soon by calling 810-373-4194. The second event, takes place starting at 8:30 p.m., and there's no cover.
3. , 1535 N. Old US 23
in Hartland Township (Howell mailing), for New Year's Eve starting at 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31. It's ladies' night, so drink specials are available for the gals. A champagne toast at midnight followed by pizza after midnight is included (those 21 and older only are invited to this party). Call 810-632-5080 and make a reservation as soon as possible to get a seat or for more information!
4. , 6707 Highland Road in White Lake, features the rockin' sound of band 2XL live at its New Year's Eve Bash starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 and include your seat, a champagne toast at midnight, a breakfast buffet and party favors. Call 248-889-7885.
5. , 1840 S. Old US Highway 23, Brighton, hosts its annual New Year's Eve party from 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31-2 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1. Typically, the place is packed, so reservations are highly recommended; call 810-227-7230. It's a nice party and a steal for what you get: your $10 cover includes music by a DJ, a champagne toast, favors and a pizza slice at midnight.