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Oscar Taylor 2375 E. Camelback Rd. www.otphx.com Grown & Sexy New Year's Eve Gala with two DJs on two dance floors spinning R&B and hip-hop, complimentary champagne, party favors, and more. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. $15 pre-sale. Call 602-954-5620.
Phase 54 1700 W. Drake Dr., Tempe Music from Killing Eve, Another Tomorrow, Arvins Garden, The Hermit Tree, Prehab, and others, as well as DJ Johnny Vegas spinning Top 40, party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, prizes and giveaways, drink specials, and more. Bottle service is available for the VIP Room (complete with Jacuzzi). 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-551-3970 for cover.
Pussycat Lounge 4426 N. Saddlebag Trail, Scottsdale Keep going long after the other bars close at the After Glow after-party featuring house music from DJs Tranzit, Matty, Rani "g," FREDj, Maurice Tamraz, Freightrain, and others. The booze starts flowing again at 6 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 1. 4 a.m.-noon. Call 480-481-3100.
Renee's Grand Tavern 2448 Grand Ave. Renee's First Annual New Year's Eve Bash with music from DJ Johnny Lowrider, and more 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 602-252-2770.
Rhythm Room 1019 E. Indian School Rd. The Rhythm Room All-Stars present their New Year's Eve Blues Spectacular with midnight champagne toast, party favors, and special guest Tomcat Courtney. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. $15. Call 602-265-4842.
The Rogue Bar 423 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale Adios Motherfucker New Year's Eve Massive featuring DJs William Fucking Reed, Jared Alan, Sleazy Sean, Nathan Black, The Boom Kidz, PRPLHRT, Ashley Nicole, Funkfinger, and others. Giveaways, party favors, balloon drop, virtual photo booth, and open bar with penny drinks are also planned. 8 p.m.-4 a.m. $55 per person, $90 per couple. Call 480-947-3580.
Rose & Crown 628 E. Adams St. Drink specials, a DJ spinning the hits, prizes, and a midnight champagne toast. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 602-256-0223.
The Ruby Room 717 S. Central Ave. New Year's Eve Party with music by Runaway Diamonds, Fatigo, Sonorous, Acapulco Five-0, and more. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $5. Call 602-258-6900.
Sandbar Mexican Grill 9868 W. Northern Ave., Peoria Beach Ball '08 featuring penny cocktails from 9-10 p.m., a free appetizer buffet, and a complimentary champagne toast and beach ball drop at midnight. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $6 for singles, $10 for couples. Call 623-877-6444.
Sandbar Mexican Grill 10050 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale Beach Ball '08 featuring DJ Repeat in the mix, a complimentary champagne toast and beach ball drop at midnight, and more. 6 p.m.-2 a.m. $6 for singles, $10 for couples. Call 480-998-8845.
San Felipe's Cantina 2000 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe www.sanfelipescantina.com/ The Tempe Marketplace drinkery presents its Beer & Booze New Year's Eve Ball with half-price on all drinks from 4 to 7 p.m., $3 Skyy you-call-its from 8 to 10 p.m., and $3 drafts from 10 p.m. to close. Open until 2 a.m. Call 480-736-8226.
The Sets 93 E. Southern Ave., Tempe www.thesets.com Native Soul's New Year's Eve celebration with rock and reggae from Clan/destine and special guests, drink specials, party favors, and more. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-829-1822 for cover.
Shady's 2701 E. Indian School Rd. New Year's Eve celebration featuring party favors, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight, and the joint's awesome jukebox. Open until 2 a.m. Call 602-956-8998.
Six 7316 E. Stetson Dr., Scottsdale www.6az.com "New Year's Eve 2009 — A Private Affair" with complimentary cocktails from 7 to 8 p.m., complimentary hors d'oeuvres from 7 to 9 p.m., a champagne toast at midnight, and DJ Earth in the mix. Open until 2 a.m. Call 480-663-6620 or visit www.6az.com for table reservations and admission info.
Steel Horse Saloon 1818 W. Bell Rd. www.steelhorsesaloon.com New Year's Eve Bash with music from Resonation. Open until 2 a.m. Call 602-942-8778.
Suede Restaurant & Lounge 7333 E. Indian Plaza, Scottsdale www.suedeaz.com This tony Scottsdale club offers a Times Square-themed fete hosted by Matty Salazar, with DJ Circle on the wheels of steel, party favors, and more. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. $20. Call 480-970-6969.
TT Roadhouse 2915 N. 68th St., Scottsdale Gigantic New Year's Eve throwdown with party favors, complimentary midnight champagne toast, and the "best fuggin' jukebox anywhere." Open until 2 a.m. Call 480-947-8723.
Yucca Tap Room 29 W. Southern Ave., Tempe www.yuccatap.com New Year's Eve Party with music by Skinwalkers, Kirkwood Dellinger, The Necronauts, The Liars Handshake, Domo, & DJ Epidemic. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-967-4777.