New Year’s Eve Events in Downtown Lincoln

Happy New Year!

As we prepare to say bon voyage to 2011, businesses across downtown are planning on going out with style by featuring live music, dancing, and party favors. Below is a list of all kinds of New Year’s Eve events happening in downtown Lincoln. Enjoy your evening downtown and be safe, make sure you have a designated driver!

Taxi Cab Services

Yellow Cab
320 W P St, Lincoln, NE 68528
(402) 477-4111

Capital Cab
320 W P St, Lincoln, NE
(402) 477-6074

Transport PLUS of Lincoln INC
1210 Nance Ave, Lincoln, NE
(402) 730-7303

New Year’s Eve Bash with The Wheezetones and Soul Dawg at The Pershing

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm, doors open at 7:00pm
What: WOW 105.3 FM presents “New Year’s Eve Bash” with The Wheezetones and Soul Dawg
Join us New Year’s Eve with the area’s top two cover bands. Must be 19 years of age.
Where: Pershing Center, Centennial Mall and N
How Much: On sale now! Tickets are $25 for reserved tables of eight ($200 for a table of 8 sold as a package) $18 for seats at general admission tables. Tickets with GA tables sold individually. (subject to additional fees) Available at the Pershing Center box office, all Ticketmaster locations or charge at 1-800-745-3000.
More info: Click the link below to watch the two bands perform at Celebrate Lincoln 2011
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6f8JqdqZ-_k

Glitter at the Grand Manse

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm
What: Come celebrate the new year at Lincoln’s historic Grand Manse in our beautiful Jasmine room! To keep your feet tapping and your moves fresh, live music will be provided by Salamandar. But the fun doesn’t stop there, a costume photo booth will be available, cash bar, appetizers, desserts, and complementary champagne toast.Join us in celebrating the beginning of another year from 8:00 pm to 1:00 am!
Where: The Grand Manse (Jasmine Room)
How Much: One ticket: $40; Two Tickets: $70
More info: For tickets, call the Grand Manse event office at 402.476.4560 or visit http://www.celebrate2012.eventbrite.com

Ultra New Years Eve with Eckophonic at Red9

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm
What: You’ll hear dance songs from Lady Gaga, KE$HA, Rhianna, Usher, Tone Loc and MUCH MORE! Eckophonic’s Facebook Page, http://www.eckophonic.com
Where: Red 9, 9th and M
How Much: General Admission - $10 Available on New Year’s Eve at the door!
More info: Reserve Seating at Grey Goose Tables - $260 Admission and seating for 6 Grey Goose Vodka VIP bottle service with all the trimmings! Champagne Bottle Service at midnight! Reserve Seating at Grey Goose Tables - $220 Admission and seating for 4Grey Goose Vodka VIP bottle service with all the trimmings! Reserve Table Seating $140Admission and seating for 6 Champagne Bottle Service at midnight! Reserve Table Seating $110Admission and seating for 4 Champagne Bottle Service at midnight! For reservations contact us through our website! http://www.red9live.com/

Make Believe Midnight at the Lincoln Children’s Museum

When: December 31, 2011Museum doors open at 6:00 p.m., with the celebration beginning at 6:30 p.m..
What: Make Believe Midnight provides families the chance to enjoy great New Year’s Eve traditions and still make it home well before the clock strikes midnight. So put on your party hat and bid a fond farewell to Father Time with a countdown to 2012, and ball drop to welcome Baby New Year. Make Believe Midnight guests will enjoy exciting activities such as the Bubble Wrap Stomp, Dance Zone, as well as a balloon drop with 1,200 balloons. The official countdown to 2012 will begin seconds before the Ball Drop at 8:00 p.m.
Where: Lincoln Children’s Museum, 14th and P
How Much: Advance tickets are required for Make Believe Midnight and can be purchased online. Museum Members may purchase tickets for $7.00 (each), while non-member tickets are available for $12.00 (each). Tickets for children 12 months and under are FREE.
More info: http://www.lincolnchildrensmuseum.org/02_WhatsHappening/aindex.php?page=01_MakeBelieveMidnight.html

New Year’s Eve Party with Lazerwolfe at The Rococo

When: December 31, 2011, Doors: 8:30pm | Show: 9:00 PM
What: ROCK OUT with LAZERWOLFE, 21+ Welcome, Hats & Horns will be provided at the tables along with a glass of bubbly at midnight
Where: The Rococo Theatre, 13th and P
How Much: $15 Advance, $20 Day of show, Seats Available In: Orchestra, Loge, Reserve only!
More info: http://www.rococotheatre.com/events/events.php, http://www.facebook.com/lazerwolfe

New Year’s Eve with The Self Righteous Brothers and The Tijuana Gigolos at ZOO Bar

When: December 31, 2011, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, 9:00pm-1:00am
What: Live music and a New Year’s Eve Party featuring the Tijuana Gigolos at 5:00pm and The Self Righteous Brothers at 9:00pm
Where: The Zoo Bar, 14th and P
How Much: $10 adv., $15 dos for The Tijuana Gigolos and $15 adv., $20 dos. for The Self Righteous Brothers
More info: http://zoobar.com/calendar

Masquerade Ball at Bourbon Theatre

When: December 31, 2011, doors open at 9:00pm
What: 21+ Masquerade party and live music with Ol Moanin Corpse, Luke Polipnick, Darren Keen, Jim Schroeder & more to come.
Where: Bourbon Theatre, 14th and O
How Much: Stay tuned
More info: http://bourbontheatre.com/2011/12/14/masquerade-ball/

New Year’s Eve with Live DJ at The Alley

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm
What: NO COVER, Free Champagne, Drink Specials,  Live DJ, Party Favors, $125.00 Kegs = .75cent Beers.
Where: The Alley, 11th and M
How Much: No Cover
More info: More details coming soon… http://www.facebook.com/events/199736186777304/

LIGHTS 2012 at The Downtown

When: December 31, 2011, 10:00pm
What: $2 flashing LED pints to be poured at midnight. Your choice of any domestic beer or well mixed drink in a big blue 16 oz glowing LED glass with 3 flash settings, and the glasses are yours to keep!
Where: The Downtown, 15th and O
How Much: Stay Tuned
More info: http://www.facebook.com/events/281518018560675/

New Years Eve with All My Friends Are Dinosaurs at Knickerbockers

When: December 31, 2011, 9:00pm
What: 18+ New Years Eve party with All My Friends Are Dinosaurs
Where: Knickerbockers, 9th and O
How Much: Stay tuned
More info: http://www.knickerbockers.net/?p=382, http://www.facebook.com/allmyfriendsaredinosaurs

New Years Eve with Vibenhai at Duffy’s Tavern

When: December 31, 2011, 9:00pm
What: New Years Eve with Vibenhai, Reggae / Rock / Dub
Where: Duffy’s Tavern, 14th and O
How Much: No Cover
More info: http://www.facebook.com/Vibenhai, http://duffyslincoln.com/2011/11/vibenhai/

New Years Eve at Hour Lounge: SinD Productions presents DJ Trinidad

When: December 31, 2011, 9:00pm
What: Confetti canons, Grey Goose VIP Bottle Service + Complimentary champagne bottle, free Hors D’oeuvres for VIP guests
Where: Hour Lounge, 14th and O
How Much: Stay Tuned
More info: http://www.facebook.com/hourlounge?sk=wall, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RnHyS-NnwA

New Years Eve Bash at Starlite Lounge

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm
What: Free appetizers from 8 - midnight along with free party favors and free champagne
Where: Starlite Lounge, Haymarket, 8th and Q
How Much: Stay Tuned
More info: http://www.facebook.com/thestarlitelounge

New Years Eve at Embassy Suites with Groove Puppet

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm-1:00am
What: Groove Puppet live; balloon drop at midnight; cash bar. Overnight packages available including party passes, special favors, complimentary champagne and managers complimentary reception.
Where: Embassy Suites, 10th and P
How Much: Stay Tuned
More info: Tickets for the NYE party are available with an overnight stay package. Rates on 12/31 include an overnight stay, tickets to the party in the ballroom, our daily Manager’s Reception, champagne & party favors in your suite and a full, cooked-to-order breakfast on New Year’s Day! Call 402 474 1111 for reservations! http://www.facebook.com/embassysuiteslincoln?sk=wall http://www.facebook.com/pages/Groove-Puppet/20168252909
http://www.facebook.com/events/216916571717855/

New Years Eve at Crescent Moon Coffee with The Resonators

When: December 31, 2011, 8:00pm
What: Ring in 2012 with friends and music (Roots Rock N’ Roll with The Resonators) at Crescent Moon. More details to come…
Where: Crescent Moon Coffee, Haymarket, 8th and P
How Much: Stay Tuned
More info: http://www.facebook.com/events/281099468608339/
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Resonators/151747391507884
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Crescent-Moon-Coffee/150978602570

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  1. Come celebrate New Years Eve with Faded Black, For Edward, & All My Friends are Dinosaurs @ Knickerbockers in Lincoln

    This is going to be an awesome show for everyone so come bring in the new year with lots of friends and fun and MUSIC *TRUST US THIS WILL BE DIFFERENT THAN A NORMAL SHOW so come see what we mean….

    https://www.facebook.com/downtownlincoln#!/events/211419728939204/

    https://www.facebook.com/downtownlincoln#!/fadedblackmusic

    Faded Black on December 28, 2011 at 6:38pm

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