Big Bang Party with Cobra Starship, Lupe Fiasco, Mario Lopez
Take part in a star-studded New Year’s Eve party that features aerial artists, dance shows and DJs. Tickets start at $75. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Check site for availability.
Copacabana New Year's Eve Party
Cabana Club, 1439 Ivar Ave., Hollywood. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Check site for availability.
Giant Big Time New Year's Eve
Party at the Shrine Expo Hall. 8 p.m.-4 a.m. 700 W. 32nd Street, Los Angeles. Check site for availablity.
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Go ice skating at the Nokia Plaza, 777 Chick Hearn Court, Los Angeles. Tickets are $12, includes admission and skate rental. The skating rink is open Near Year's Eve and New Year's Day from noon to 11 p.m. The rink is open through Jan. 5.
Las Palmas Avenue Block Party
Club hop to three spots spinning different music vibes - Las Palmas will feature Hip-Hop; Premiere features house; Angels & Kings features rock. 1716 – 1724 N. Las Palmas Blvd., Los Angeles. Check site for ticket prices and availability.
Lounge New Year's Eve Party
Party with DJs, dancing and cocktails at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Lobby Lounge. One Monarch Beach Resort , Dana Point. 9 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. Tickets are $75 per person. Call or email for availability and reservations: (800) 722-1543 or email@example.com.
New Year's Eve Countdown Bash
Take a hike through Universal Citywalk, listen to music and watch fireworks. 9 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Universal City Walk, Universal Studios Boulevard, off the 101 Freeway near Lankershim Blvd.
New Year's Eve with Pink Martini
See Pink Martini, a modern cosmopolitan big-band/lounge act, at Walt Disney Concert Hall. There are two shows - at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Check Ticketmaster for prices and availability.
Party at the Biltmore
Enjoy a night music at the Biltmore's Crystal Ballroom in downtown Los Angeles. The event is from 9 p.m. New Year's Eve to 2 a.m. New Year's morning. Price is $50 per person. For $99, enjoy a five-course dinner in the Rendezvous Court. For availability and reservations -
The Queen Mary
You can see fireworks, live music and dance in a disco Lounge. The Queen Mary, 1126 Queen's Highway, Long Beach. You can also see big band, jazz, dueling pianos, and a DJ. 6 p.m.-2 a.m. Tickets start at $99. Check the site for availability.
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