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Acme Bar & Grill
4245 North Craftsman Court, Scottsdale
Drinking and dancing, entertainment by DJ Tranzl8r. 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Free with admission to the Scottsdale Block Party. Call 480-990-7111.
Bars and Clubs
Ain't Nobody's Bizness
3031 East Indian School Road, Suite 6, Phoenix
Champagne toast at midnight and entertainment by DJs Suzy, Statik, and Tsunami. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. $5. Call 602-224-9977.
7340 East Indian Plaza, Scottsdale
"Vintage Hollywood." Red carpet entrance, vintage decor, celebrity impersonators, hats, party favors, and a split of champagne. Three DJs and a live band provide entertainment. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. One-cent cocktails available from 9 to 10 p.m. $30. Call 480-970-1112.
2011 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Babe's entertainers, DJ, appetizers, and dinner. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-947-9909.
Bada Boom Pasta Room's Club Boom
4151 North Marshall Way, Scottsdale
Bada Boom transforms into a club for New Year's, featuring a hip-hop and house music DJ, dancing, $2 pizza slices, and beer specials. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Free. Call 480-214-2666.
4142 East Chandler Boulevard, Ahwatukee
Extended happy hour from 3 to 9 p.m., free buffet, drink specials all night, entertainment by Mike Mercier. 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-706-5564 for cover.
7443 East Sixth Avenue, Scottsdale
Complimentary champagne toast at midnight, and more. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 480-947-3313.
801 South Power Road, Mesa
Karaoke, champagne toast, and party favors. 7 p.m. to midnight. No cover. Call 480-854-8670.
The Big Bang
501 South Mill Avenue, Suite B101, Tempe
Dueling pianos all night. 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10. Call 480-557-5595.
10345 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Hosted by Power 92.3, 2-for-1 drinks from 7 to 9 p.m., free party favors, and entertainment by DJs Fashen and Circle. 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. $10 cover before 9 p.m. Call 480-991-3866.
Cave Creek Coffee Company & Wine Purveyors
6033 East Cave Creek Road, Cave Creek
Char's Has the Blues
4631 North Seventh Avenue, Phoenix
New Year's Eve party with Tall Paul. Celebration includes dinner, dancing, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $30. Call 602-230-0205.
8005 East Roosevelt Street, Scottsdale
New Year's Eve show with Slaves for Scores, Here Lies Treachery, Jason Society, and more. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-945-4585 for cover.
635 West Indian School Road, Phoenix
Music by Roscoe Taylor, and Tim Forkes Experience, complimentary champagne toast at midnight. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. $12 cover. Call 602-266-7372.
3110 North Central Avenue, Suite 140, Phoenix
2-for-1 drinks from 4 to 7 p.m., free food buffet all night, breakfast buffet from midnight to 2 a.m., balloon drop, party favors, champagne toast, R&B and hip-hop music upstairs, salsa and merengue downstairs, live blues on the patio. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10 cover until 7 p.m., $20 per person and $30 per couple after 7 p.m. Call 602-200-8121.
1320 East Broadway Road, Tempe
A bash with entertainment by Authority Zero, Redfield, Bullet Train to Moscow, Last Action Zeros, Shortbus, and Three Seconds More, plus a champagne toast at midnight for those 21 and older, reverse happy hour specials on any appetizer on the menu, and drink specials all night. The first 100 people through the door are entered in a raffle to win some cool stuff. All ages, bar with ID. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-968-3238 for cost.
Copper Canyon Grill & Brew Pub
5945 West Ray Road, Suite 13, Chandler
"Puttin' On the Glitz" with the Jose Grimace Band. 5 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Call 480-705-9700 for cover.
6536 West Indian School Road, Phoenix
5400 North 59th Avenue, Glendale
New Year's Eve party with Whisper Alley, free party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, and a breakfast buffet at 2 a.m. Dinner is also available (reservations recommended). 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 623-934-8071.
2710 West Bell Road, Phoenix
Rockin' New Year's Eve party. 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 602-866-9898.
3002 North Arizona Avenue, Chandler
Champagne toast at midnight, party favors, and karaoke. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 480-926-2843.
Dos Gringos Trailer Park
1001 East Eighth Street, Tempe
New Year's Eve luau featuring girls in grass skirts, fire breathers, and leis for everyone. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 480-968-7879.
1989 West Elliot Road, Chandler
Three-course gourmet meal with wine and champagne, party favors, and live music with The Scones. Reservations required. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $100. Call 480-722-9434.
Flicka's Baja Cantina
2003 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Live entertainment by Tattooed Souland a DJ. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 480-945-3618.
1340 East Eighth Avenue, Tempe
New Year's Eve celebration with champagne toast at midnight. Call 480-303-9967 for information.