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Chicago: New Year's Eve Neighborhood Party Guide

Riverside neighborhood Streeterville has been becoming more and more upscale since the early 2000's, and the party scene there reflects that development. Come play among the skyscrapers this NYE at a Streeterville venue.

The Navy Pier is one of Chicago's most-loved destinations, which makes it a perfect spot for a New Years Eve party. Crystal Gardens at the Pier is hosting their seventh annual NYE event this year, which will feature a full, premium open bar from 9PM to 2AM (served from 20 individual bars, which means no long waits for drinks, as well as Stefani Signature Food Stations & Hors d'oeuvres, Get your picture taken on the red carpet and countdown to the New Year on the famous Navy Pier Ferris Wheel, after which you can ring in the big moment with a Champage toast. Tickets start at $125.

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NYC: New Year's Eve Neighborhood Party Guide

The Upper East Side is one of the most affluent parts of NYC, and the parties in the area reflect that. The venues are some of the nicest in the city, and the crowds are full of youthful energy. People in high-culture and high-fashion reside in the area, which makes surrounding venues very exclusive hotspots.

For people who enjoy the sports bar scene, but also enjoy luxury, head over to Bounce Uptown this NYE. Settled in one of NYC's nicest neighborhoods, Bounce plays host to one of NYC's most sophisticated lounge experiences. With a 5-hour open bar (9PM-2AM), a good time is guaranteed this NYE. Tickets start at $85. Don't miss out on this upscale NYE lounge experience.

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Don't Drop the Ball on NYE: Round II

Don't settle for average when your New Year's can be stupendous. If you missed round 1 of our NYE round up, don't worry, you can check it out here. But we've got even more great party plans to share with you! For a more laid back New Year's check out the enticing specials below, including New Year's Day brunch. What could be better?

Sushisamba is throwing a carnival style Brazilian NYE Révellion, complete with DJs, samba dancers, drummers, and fantastic food and drinks. Join the premier seating from 6-10pm or the celebration seating from 10pm-close, with a $30 surcharge. Planning on throwing your own bash? Have specialty samba rolls and sushi platters delivered to your party! Order at least 48 hours in advance from Sushisamba Park.

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Don't Drop the Ball Before the Ball Drops

New York Cruise Lines is offering a night to remember aboard Duchess World Yacht to ring in 2012. Enjoy spectacular views of the city and Statue of Liberty, a premium open bar, DJ, dancing, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. There will be a five course dinner, as well. $350 tickets can be purchased here now.

Lounge out at The Carnegie Club with sophistication for NYE with a cocktail and cigar in your hand. Listen to the Stan Rubin II Piece Orchestra and Steve Maglio playing Sinatra from 10pm to1am. There is a premium open bar, champagne toast, desserts, and party favors, all for $225.

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Celebrities Countdown to New Year's Eve

The celebrities are out New Year's Eve at some of the hottest spots from New York to Sin City to anywhere in between.

Heres a list of where the cameras will be flashing a tad bit more:

1. Ryan Seacrest- Dick Clark’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve, New York

2. Carmen Electra- TAO at the Venetian, Las Vegas

3.Jay-Z and Coldplay- The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas NYE concert

4. Pete Wentz- CIROC Vodka for E!, Chicago

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Any Contest Involving P Diddy And CIROC Is Worth Entering

Although I have yet to find anyone who has actually tried CIROC vodka, P Diddy (one of my favorite people in the world) and E! Entertainment have deemed it "The Official Vodka Of New Years Eve." We all know, nothing with the world "official" comes without a contest, and here you have it.

Diddy and E! are picking 5 winners to party in 5 cities as the official E! New Years Eve party correspondent. Winners are chosen via a submitted original video which must contain the phrase "CIROC The New Year" and be under 2 minutes. More details here.

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New Years Eve Party New York

It’s about that time of the year again to say out with the old and in with the new. 2009 is quickly coming to an end while prospect for the year 2010 are beginning to take flight. For most, a new year brings new opportunities, while for others it offers the chance to start over again. Either way, it’s a time for celebration. Whether you go out with your friends or just stay in with your significant other, New Year’s is a worldwide celebration and has been one for centuries; New Years Eve NYC.

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Joonbug Hosts New Year’s Eve 2011 Bash at The Hotel on Rivington

Joonbug will be hosting the New Year’s Eve 2011 celebration at The Hotel on Rivington! The Hotel on Rivington is one of New York’s hottest clubs and this New Year’s Eve party will not disappoint.

This New Year’s Eve Party will be hosted at The Hotel on Rivington! The Hotel on Rivington is one of New York’s most famous hotels with its rich colors, luxurious textures and both intimate and dramatic lighting. The Hotel on Rivington has hosted numerous fashion shows and birthday parties for Manhattan’s elite. The enormous club will be pumping out a variety of the hottest jams as you dance the night away.