Get out your best suit or party dress to ring in the New Year in style. From Montauk to Riverhead, catch a performance or attend a New Year’s Eve party and dance the night away as the calendar flips to 2017. We recommend making your reservations soon, since these fab events fill up fast!
Southampton Inn has several packages including a candlelight tour, open bar, cocktail hour, live band, four-course dinner, dancing, overnight guest room and New Year’s day breakfast. 631-283-6500 southamptoninn.com
75 Main will have a DJ rocking the house all night long, prix fixe dinner and more. Call for prices and specific details. This event always sells out, so don’t wait to reserve your spot. 75 Main Street, Southampton. 631-283-7575.
Southampton Social Club wants you to know that “the ball drops here!” There are several packages for their special New Year’s Eve party. The silver package will have an open bar and passed hors d’oeuvres, with a Champagne toast at midnight. The gold package adds on a four-course dinner by Chef Scott Kampf. The platinum package gives you your own table with bottle service all night long. The packages range from $95–$200 per person and group rates are available. 256 Elm Street, Southampton. 631-287-1400 southamptonsocialclub.com
Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa will host its 53rd annual New Year’s Eve Party with dinner, a DJ and dancing. 290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-2345 gurneysinn.com
Stephen Talkhouse will host a performance by the G.E. Smith Band, a blues trio featuring former Saturday Night Live Band leader G.E. Smith, Fred Cash Jr. and Abe Fogle, at 8 p.m. Admission $30. At 10 p.m. enjoy a New Year’s Eve party with The Nancy Atlas Project. Admission is $20. 161 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3117 stephentalkhouse.com
Suffolk Theater hosts a New Year’s Eve Laugh, Dine and Dance Bash with performances by comedians Bryan McKenna, Maria Walsh and Richie Byrne followed by a DJ and dancing. Champagne toast at midnight. Admission is $45. A prix fixe dinner will be available for purchase. Doors, the bar and the restaurant open at 6:30 p.m. Show starts at 8 p.m. After 10 p.m., admission is $15. 18 East Main Street, Riverhead. 631-727-4343 suffolktheater.com
Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center will present its Fishes & Wishes family-friendly New Year’s Eve Party between 6:30 and 11 p.m. Guests enjoy cocktail hour, buffet dinner (includes beer and wine), dancing, crafts for kids, dessert and ice cream bar, plus a mock-midnight Champagne and sparkling cider toast (at 10:30 p.m.), and, of course, the beauty of the aquarium at night. Admission is $99 for age 13 and up; $60 for 3–12 years old; 2 and under free. Reservations required. Call 631-208-9200 ext. 426. 431 East Main Street, Riverhead. 631-208-9200 longislandaquarium.com
For more New Year’s and holiday events, check out our calendar on page 35, and visit us online at events.danspapers.com for up-to-the-minute listings and updates. Have a happy New Year!