New Year’s Eve Guide

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    The Cincinnati Mansion
    Price: $25 per person/$40 couple. Call 513-381-5580 for reservations.
    Includes: Dress up in Vintage Hollywood or Black Tie and dance the night away to the beats of DJ Mowgli in an elegant ballroom. Enjoy delicious appetizers by and complimentary champagne tost at midnight. Amazing silent auction items from downtown shops, restaurants, theaters and artists. Proceeds Benefit Cincinnati Free Store and Food Bank.

    The Cincinnati Symphony
    Join Kristjan Järvi and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra for a swanky New York-style New Year’s Eve. The concert celebrates the 50th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein's groundbreaking musical, "West Side Story," with Cincinnati favorites Rodrick Dixon and Ellie Dehn as Tony and Maria.
    Price: $168-225.25 per person (Includes concert ticket)
    $218-275.25 per person (Includes concert ticket, preferred seating and name in program)


    Fountain Square
    Price: Free
    Includes: Events will kick off at 8 p.m. New Year's Eve with free ice skating until 1 a.m. DJ Pillo will play eclectic music, with the countdown to midnight on the big screen above the square, followed by Rozzi's fireworks.

    RX Studio Cafe

    River of Faith International Harvest will be hosting Cincinnati's New Years Eve "2008 New Beginnings Pre-Call Celebration" Beginning at 6:00PM December 31st.
    Price: Free
    Includes: Live music beginning at 7pm in full service Studio Cafe featuring Starbucks Premium Lattes, Cappuccinos and Espressos. Children can enjoy a free featured family film in our Celebration Cinema with free popcorn.

    Mount Lookout Tavern and Millions
    Price: $50 presale tickets/$60 at the door.
    Includes: Live music by Ten Foot Big and Deeper Water, admission to both bars all night, party favors, full appetizer buffet from 9pm-11pm, five drink tickets and champagne toast at midnight.

    Lodge Bar and McFadden's Restaurant and Saloon
    Price: $25 in advance.
    Includes: Cover into two bars. From 7-9 Appetizer Buffet, $2 miller lite drafts and $3 well drinks, champagne tost at mindnight and party favors.

    Havana Martini Club
    Price: Cost is $50 per person with cash bar. Reservations will be taken first come, first serve. All reservations must be seated by 10 pm. Tables will not be held after 10 pm. You are not confirmed until you receive a call back. A 20 percent gratuity will be added to your bar tab. There is a two-drink minimum per person or $20 minimum per person for drinks.
    Includes: Live Music by the Groove, party favors, hors d’oeuvres and champagne toast at midnight. Spend the night! Rooms are available at the Hilton (next door to Havana) for $99. When this block is gone, the rate is gone! Click here to book a room.

    Cadillac Ranch Rock-N-Country Bar & Grill

    New Year's Eve 2007 Dinner Packages

    5p-7:30p – Stay for dinner
    $50 per person

    8p-10p – Stay for the night life, floor table
    $60 per person

    8p-Close – Keep booth all night
    $100 per person

    8p-Close VIP – Keep booth all night
    Including Dom Pérignon champagne
    $1,000 per person

    Dinner Includes:
    New York Strip & Fried Shrimp Or
    BBQ Chicken and Fried Shrimp Or
    Salmon Filet and Fried Shrimp
    With House Salad, Baked Potato, Vegetable and Cheesecake
    Champagne, Beer and Liquor Sold Separately (Except VIP Package)

    All Night, No Dinner (no guaranteed seating)
    $25 Cover Starting at 5pm

    Mt. Adams Pavilion

    Price: $30
    Includes: Ticket price includes Montgomery Inn buffet, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and three DJs spinning everything from dance to deep soul house music.

    The Stand

    Price: $20
    Includes: Ticket price includes Montgomery Inn buffet, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and music by DJ Matt Joy.

    Funny Bone Comedy Club and Restaurant
    On New Year's Eve the Funny Bone Comedy Club and Restaurant – featuring comedienne Tammy Pescatelli – will have several different dinner options to choose from. The 7:30 show has two options; one option is to order early show tickets. For $45 per person, early show tickets include a plated dinner with your choice of entrees from the following:

    Plated Cheese Lasagna, Fillet Mignon, New York Strip Steak, or a Portabelle Mushroom Sandwich. Also included with your entree are chef's choice of vegetables and starch sides.

    The second option is to order show-only tickets for $20 per person. The tickets are to the same 7:30pm show. The full menu will be available during this show.

    The late show starts at 10:15, and the doors open at 9:45. For only $50 per person, this show includes party favors, the aforementioned entree options and a champagne toast at midnight.

    Price: $300 Golden Drink Package for 4

    • Entry
    • Bottle service with 1 bottle of liquor
    • 1 bottle of Moet "White Star" champagne
    • Hors d'oeuvres 10 p.m.- 12.a.m.

    $50 Dragon Package for 1

    • Entry
    • 2 Drink tickets redeemable for well drinks
    • 1 ticket redeemable for 1 flute of champagne
    • Hors d'oeurvres 10 p.m.- 12.a.m.


    • Entry after 12:30 a.m.
    • 1 drink ticket redeemable for a well drink

    $75 Four Course Prix Fixe Dinner

    • Entry
    • Seating in the dining room at 7:00, 7:30, 8;00 p.m.

    Includes: Music provided by DJ Hard Hittin' Harry from New York City, who will be spinning his exciting mix of Hip Hop, House, Rock and Reggae.

    Free Cab Rides on New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day
    Free cab rides will be available to impaired party-goers on New Year’s Eve to prevent drunk driving and help people get home safely. Care Cab, a joint effort between MADD and AAA, will be available beginning at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 31 until midnight on Tuesday, Jan. 1, providing 30 hours of free service. The cab ride by Towne Taxi or Community Yellow Cab is free to the caller as long as they are calling from a public establishment and transported to a private residence within the I-275 loop. Call 513-768-FREE (513-768-3733) to request service (program it in your phone now). For the past 11 years, Care Cab, MADD and AAA have provided 1,500 safe rides home to over 3,600 passengers.

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