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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.
The Other Place
7101 East Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale
Entertainment by Phil Hendricks, party favors, dancing. 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. No cover. Call 480-948-7910.
3045 North 16th Street, Phoenix
$7 buckets of Bud Light, complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Entertainment by DJ Jeremy, and drag queen Sandra Extasis. No cover for women and drag queens. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 602-263-8424.
4338 West Bell Road, Glendale
Buffet with all-you-can-eat prime rib, seafood, ham, lasagna, and desserts, entertainment by DJ Russ Knight, party favors, and champagne toast. Reservations suggested. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. $25 cover (does not include tax and gratuity). Call 602-547-9406.
Philthy Phil's Night Club
1939 North 16th Street, Phoenix
Free champagne at midnight, entertainment by the J. Powers Band. 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. No cover. Call 602-279-4339.
The Rhythm Room
1019 East Indian School Road, Phoenix
Music by Big Pete Pearson Blues Band. Party favors and champagne toast at midnight. Doors open at 8 p.m., music at 9 p.m. $10 cover. Call 602-265-4842.
Rockin' R Ranch
6136 East Baseline Road, Mesa
Chuckwagon supper, Western stage show, and entertainment by the Rockin' R Wranglers. 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 a.m. $17 cover. Call 480-832-1539.
Rosie McCaffrey's Irish Pub
906 East Camelback Road, Phoenix
New Year's Eve bash with music by O'Carroll's Gate, party favors, and drink specials. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $10 cover (includes a drink). Call 602-241-1916.
7777 South Pointe Parkway West, Phoenix
Buffet, prizes, balloon drop, champagne toast, and entertainment by Peso Dollar Band. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. $21.95. Call 602-431-6474.
Sail Inn Bar & Grill
26 South Farmer Avenue, Tempe
New Year's Eve show with Xtra Ticket. Call 480-921-1775 for information.
21001 North Tatum Boulevard, Phoenix
"It Will Snow At Scorch." Entertainment by Energy 92.7, and En Masse. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-513-7211 for cover.
Séamus McCaffrey's Irish Pub
18 West Monroe Street, Phoenix
New Year's package includes prime rib dinner, a room at the San Carlos Hotel, entertainment by Dan McGuinness, party favors, and champagne toast at midnight. Package costs $199 per couple (includes drinks, dinner and room). Noon to 2 a.m. Call 602-253-6081.
3114 East Cactus Road, Phoenix
"Club Shep" rings in the new year "Hawaiian-style." Everybody gets a lei. Entertainment by DJ D.M.X., and M.C. Precision. Noon to 2 a.m. Free. Call 602-482-0751.
7316 East Stetson Drive, Scottsdale
"A Private Affair." Two rooms of world-class music, including global house blends, upscale rock, and hip-hop fusion. Entertainment by DJ Roach. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-663-6620 for cover.
Steel Horse Saloon
1768 West Bell Road, Phoenix
$1.50 U-call-its on wine and beer, fish fry ($7.25), and music by Third Degree. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 602-942-8778 for cover.
7333 East Indian Plaza, Scottsdale
'70s theme with disco balls. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. $15. Call 480-970-6969.
3102 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
A special dinner selected by the chef precedes a Hef and bunny-style blowout. Entertainment provided by Chalmer's Greenand hip-hop DJ M2. 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. $2. Call 480-970-6556.
930 East University Drive, Suite D1-201, Tempe
Comedian Frank Caliendo from Mad TVand NFL on Foxheadlines. 8 and 10 p.m., $20. Call 480-921-9877.
Terrace Cafe at Hyatt Regency
122 North Second Street, Phoenix
Groove Merchants, and DJ Rayin the hotel atrium. Dinner menu includes portobello mushroom ragout, pan-roasted Atlantic salmon, champagne shrimp scampi, and prime rib. $29.50 per adult, $19.50 for children 12 and under. 4:30 to 10 p.m. Reservations suggested. Call 602-252-1234.
Tupelo Tap Room
1615 West Camelback Road, Phoenix
College football, fish fry, and entertainment by Big Mamma and Whitebread. Call 602-274-1513 for information.
Uncle Charlie's American Grill
5285 West Bell Road, Glendale
"Eat-Drink-Play-Party" with steak, seafood, pasta, and pizza specials, $2 Coors bottles, free arcade games, Suns tickets, and a "grab-for-cash machine." Entertainment by DJ Terrance. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. $5 cover after 9 p.m. Call 602-993-5004.