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Greenway Village Cocktails
3143 East Greenway Road, Phoenix
Rockin' New Year's Eve party. 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 602-971-5523.
Half Moon Sports Grill
2121 East Highland Avenue, Phoenix, 602-977-2700.
288 East Greenway Parkway, Phoenix, 602-993-6600.
325 West Elliot Road, Tempe, 480-456-9400.
7116 East Becker Lane, Scottsdale
New Year's Eve bash with Ray Herndon and the Herndon Brothers. 8 p.m. to 2.am. $20 cover (excludes dinner, for which reservations are required). Call 480-948-0110.
7103 East McDowell Road, Scottsdale
Live entertainment by Help Me Rhonda, karaoke, appetizers, sautéed chicken breast and mustard-encrusted pork medallions dinner, champagne at midnight, door prizes valued up to $1,000, and party favors. Reservations recommended. 6:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. $29.95 in advance, $39.95 at the door (includes dinner). Admission without dinner costs $20 in advance and $30 at the door. Call 480-203-5569.
1371 North Alma School Road, Chandler
New Year's Eve celebration with The Sciannas. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10 cover (includes champagne and late-night breakfast buffet). Call 480-899-6735.
5700 East McDonald Drive, Paradise Valley
New Year's Eve celebration in the Jade Bar at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain, with a sweeping view of Paradise Valley. 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-607-2300 for cover.
Jillian's at Desert Ridge Marketplace
21001 North Tatum Boulevard, Phoenix
Entertainment provided by comedienne Maria Patting, Finlandia Burlesque Girls, comedian Bob Kaith in a hypnosis show, and an Elvis impersonator, Hypnotic drink specials, balloon drop at midnight, prizes and giveaways, and faux marriages by an Austin Powers impersonator. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. $25 cover (includes $10 game card and champagne toast). Call 480-538-8956.
13825 North 32nd Street, Phoenix
Entertainment by Muscle, free food, party favors, and champagne at midnight. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Call 602-992-1007.
5220 East McDowell Road, Phoenix
New Year's Eve bash with Downshift. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 602-225-0307.
1724 East McDowell Road, Phoenix
Hot Pink New Year's Eve party with DJs Heartbreaker, Colt, and Spencer Product. Hosted by Sleazy Sean. Free masks to the first 50 people, free champagne toast at midnight, and music giveaways from Vicemagazine. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. (all ages after 2 a.m.). $10 cover after 10 p.m. Call 602-254-0231.
12601 North Paradise Village Parkway West, Phoenix
New Year's Eve party with the Tina Bailey Band. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $15 per person/$30 per couple (includes bottle of wine, champagne, and party favors). Call 602-765-0059.
Last Exit Bar & Grill
1425 West Southern Avenue, Tempe
"Rock-N-Roll Extravaganza" featuring Dead Hot Workshop, The Pistoleros, Ghetto Cowgirl, and Massive Stars. Prizes, giveaways, and midnight champagne toast. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10 in advance, $12 day of show. Call 480-557-6656.
Maloney's on Campus
955 East University Drive, Tempe
401 South Mill Avenue, Tempe
Party favors, champagne toast at midnight, DJ, dancing. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-968-3301 for cover.
2303 East Indian School Road, Phoenix
An all-ages show with music by Spraypaint Heroes, Numptey's, Tramps, Count to 20, and All Thumbs. Doors open at 6 p.m. $10. Call 602-956-1266.
230 West Fifth Street, Tempe
Live broadcast on KZNS 1280 (The Zone) with Ryan Hatch, $2 Bud and Bud Light bottles, well drinks and drafts, party favors, champagne toast at midnight, Korrupt Klothing "Kitten of the Year" final preliminary contest, FMX exhibition after party with Budweiser, Jack Daniel's and Red Bull, entertainment by DJ Soul Man. 1 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-966-5600 for cover.
McDuffy's Wide World of Entertainment
15814 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria
"Don't Miss the Kiss." Half-priced drinks from 4 to 7 p.m., party favors, champagne toast at midnight, entertainment by DJ Sean. Call 623-354-5000.
4310 North Brown Avenue, Scottsdale
"Funk Me I'm Famous Baby!" Half-off everything until 10 p.m. Cristal toast at midnight (Cristal not included). 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10. Call 480-425-0111.
MVP Sports Bar
6001 North 43rd Avenue, Phoenix
Prizes, food, and karaoke. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 602-973-2018.
7340 East Shoeman Lane, Scottsdale
"Mystified '05 Erotic New Year's Night." Different themes in each room, and entertainment by DJs Rectangle, MCB, Josh Royal, and Vance Rodgers. One-cent cocktails available from 9 to 10 p.m. VIP tables available for $600 (includes a bottle of Dom Perignon, appetizer tray, and chocolate-covered strawberries). Reservations required for VIP tables. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. $30. Call 480-970-5000.
2051 West Warner Road, Chandler
New Year's Eve party with live polka music and great food. 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-821-9498 for cover.
The Old Brickhouse Grill
1 East Jackson Street, Phoenix
Party favors, and entertainment by Necronauts, and Madcap. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 602-258-7888 for cover.
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