These are all the events I can give you info about... Most of them drinking related but there are a few family friendly ones! Scroll down to see a family friendly section and a section of rapid fire parties without much information released yet.
21C Museum & Hotel: Light Up the Night
Time: 9P - 1A
Details: Ring in the new year with a fun lights installation at 21C! There will be kaleidoscopic installations, light shows, performances from local artists, a DJ, and an open bar.
Ashford Acres Inn: Roaring 20's Party
Time: 8P - 12A
Details: Head to Ashford Acres for apps, drinks, music, dancing, photo booth, cash bar, and ball drop viewing with a champagne toast and sparklers!
Bar Louie: NYE Decade Party
Details: Dance through the decades at Bar Louie! There will be a live DJ playing jams from every decade, decades costume contest, decade themed drinks, fun swag, and a midnight champagne toast.
Belle's Cocktail House: NYE Ball
Price: $30/person, $50/couple, higher price tickets up to $500 available
Time: 9P - 2:30A
Details: Join the ball at Belle's this year! A general admit ticket gets you 2 cocktails and a midnight champagne toast. Buy higher price tickets for things like bourbon flights and couch reservations.
Blue Heron Steakhouse: NYE Dinner
Time: 5P -11:30P
Details: Blue Heron will have an amazing Prix Fixe menu for your New Year's celebration that comes with a starter, three courses, and a glass of champagne!
Bluegrass Hospitality Group- Malone's, Drakes, OBC Kitchen
Details: Malone's and OBC will be offering NYE dinners. Malone's will have a NYE menu and a Chef's pick meal for $55. OBC will have a NYE dinner menu as well as offering a NYE party from 10P - 1A with bourbon flights, champagne, and music by The Sick Floors. Drake's will have a NYE dinner menu and two-can-eat for $39, as well as a NYE Party with a live DJ starting at 10 and a champagne toast at midnight.
Bourbon On Rye: NYE 2020
Price: $20 - $45
Time: 5P - 12:30P
Details: $20 at the door gets you bottomless champagne, but a $45 reservation gets you bottomless champagne and a dinner with it!
Clarion Hotel: Ain't No Party like a Clarion NYE Party
Price: $100 just for party, more options for rooms and dinner.
Time: 9P - 2A
Details: There will be three areas with a DJ, karaoke, and Superfecta. Tickets also include drinks, entertainment, and party favors.
Centro: NYE 2020
Details: Head to Centro for a no-fuss New Year's Eve! Drink specials all night, $5 champagne, $3 old forester, power hour from 9-10 ($1 PBR, $4 wells), and 1's at 1 ($1 shots from 1A to 1:11A)
Creaux: Glow Up NYE Party
Price: $25/ person, higher price packages available
Time: 9P - 1A
Details: General admission tickets get you into the party with glow party favors, light snacks throughout the night, and a champagne toast with cake at midnight, as well as live music from DJ Forerunner. Higher packages have things such as charcuterie, champagne, shots, and specialty drinks.
Cru Wine Bar: NYE Gala
Time: 5P - 12A
Details: Join Cru for a New Year's Eve 4 course prix fixe dinner with party hats and a champagne toast at midnight!
The Grand Reserve: Black and White New Year's Bash
Time: 8:30P - 1A
Details: The Grand Reserve has a full night planned with TWO Venues. The Grand Reserve will have a DJ and fire and aerial performances. The Speakeasy will have a live band, a magician, craft cocktails, chef stations, and a heated cigar patio.
Graze: NYE Dinner
Details: Head to the new Graze location for a prix fixe menu with choices for 4 different courses.
Harvey's & Hugo's: NYE 2020
Price: Early bird: $25; Night of: $30
Time: 8P - 2:30P
Details: Hugo's/Harvey's is having their annual NYE party! Music all night by DJ Mark V and there will be a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. There are also various tables, booths, and rooms available for reservation for the night. All come with a reserved space, a bottle of champagne, at least a round of some other alcohol, a $100 gift bag, and an uber card to get you home after your party.
Honeywood: NYE Special Dinner
Price: Varies; Prix Fixe: $40
Time: 5P - 10P
Details: Head to Honeywood for NYE Dinner! They're offering specials and a 3 course + champagne prix fixe menu as well.
Hopcat: NYE 2020
Time: 10P - close
Details: Head to Hopcat for no cover, a late night happy hour menu, glitter cocktails (Aperol Glitz & French Glitz), and a midnight PBR toast!
J. Render's: Great Gatsby NYE Party
Time: 8:30P - midnight
Details: Head over to J. Render's for their annual NYE celebration. They'll rent a tent for outside again, and are bringing back Ben and Corey for live music all night to go with your 4 course meal and champagne toast! If you're interested in just grabbing the dinner before heading out to celebrate somewhere else, there are tickets for that priced at $60.
The Kentucky Castle: Roaring into 2020
Price: Dinner and the celebration: $225; Just celebration: $55
Time: 7P - 1A
Details: Spend your night at the magical Castle in roaring 20 theme. The high end ticket includes a champagne dinner and open premium bar. It also gets you into a VIP only section for the greenhouse concert celebration that rings in the new year with a dessert bar, champagne toast, and a balloon drop. The celebration ticket gets you into the greenhouse celebrating with live music from The Jordan English Band and a cash bar!
Kingsway Events: NYE Midnight Masquerade
Time: 8P - 1A
Details: Join for the 5th annual MMBash! Music by DJ Ryan Coxx, apps by Ranada's, late night snacks by Dipsie's, champagne and balloon drop at midnight, and proceeds benefit Arbor Youth Services!
Leestown Garage Bar: NYE 2020
Details: New Year, No Fuss! Garage bar will have drink specials all night, $5 champagne, $3 SOTD. $3 fireball, and happy hour to start the night from 3-6 with $5 off pitchers of beer.
Lexington Opera House: Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Price: $35 - $100
Time: 7:30P - 9:30P
Details: Byron Stripling is bringing the classic New Orleans jazz to Lexington.
Mirror Twin Brewing: NYE Casino Night
Time: 8P - 1A
Details: This night will have 5 blackjack tables, 2 roulette tables, 2 craps tables, professional dealers, prizes, a DJ, a midnight champagne toast, and deals from Rolling Oven!
Shamrock Bar & Grille, Hartland: NYE Trivia Celebration
Details: Join Live Trivia Acton for Decade in Review trivia, then jams until the ball drops!
Shamrock Bar & Grille, Patchen: NYE Prom & Lip Sync Battle
Time: 8P - 11P
Details: Shamrock is throwing a rad 80's party with a Lip Sync battle where you could win tickets to see Tyler Childers or a $200 gift card!!
Sig Lucher Brewery: NYE Bootlegger's Ball
Details: Head to Sig Lucher to celebrate their first year anniversary! Fun under the tent will include a pig toast, tapping of the year old Bourbon '66, party favors, and a toast at midnight.
West Main: NYE Dinner and Drink Pairing
Price: Dinner + Drinks: $230; Just Dinner: $185
Details: Get ticket's to West Main's dinner featuring the 'obscenely rich and rare Snow_Aged A5 Wagyu Striploin from Niigata Prefecture, Japan.' This will be a 5 course dinner with bourbon pairings for every course. There will be one more menu for the night but it hasn't been announced yet.
West Sixth: NYE at West Sixth
Price: Two person table: $70; Beer Garden Table: $140
Details: West Sixth is bringing back their table reservation option. All tables come with tons of fun things like champagne, West Sixth bottles, glassware, snacks, cards, and party favors!
Whiskey Bear Bar: NYE 2020
Time: 9P - 2A
Details: Join Whiskey Bear for a laid back night with drink specials and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight!
These were the events without much detail but still definitely have advertised parties going!
Austin City Saloon: NYE Party
Backstretch Bar & Grill
Banner's: 2019 NYE Bash
Bluegrass Tavern: NYE at BGT
Carson's: 20's NYE Celebration
The Cellar: The Tom Petty Experience
Cocktails Bar & Grille: NYE Live
Cocktails TOO: Retro NYE 2020
Comedy Off Broadway: Lee Cruise
Crossings Bar: NYE Bash
Crumzz: NYE 2020 Countdown
Double Tree Suites: Erica Martin NYE Party
Green Lantern Bar: Annual NYE Party
Griffin Gate Marriot: 2020 L.A.B. NYE Party
Kennedy's Rickhouse: NYE Party
Manchester Music Hall: NYE With DJ Tank
Parlay Social: Bubbles and Boogie
Patchen Pub: NYE Show
Pearl's Pizza: NYE at Pearl's
Pub & Grill: NYE Celebration
Red Mile: Red Mile NYE Party
Rose & Jim's: '20's NYE Party
The Roxy: NYE Party
Skybar NYE With TOPS
Soundbar: Draggin' and Countdown
Sushi Blue: NYE
Tin Roof: Roaring Into the 20's (if you're going to just the party here, pro tip: Don't buy a $5 ticket. It's unnecessary, everyone gets in and there's no champagne toast)
Tipsy Cow Bar: Radio 80 NYE Party
Kid Friendly/Centered celebrations
Champs: NYE 2019
Lexington Public Library (Beaumont): NYE Family Party
Time: 2P - 4P
Details: Come ring in the hours every hour on the hour with fun crafts, activities, and countdowns for the whole family!
Malibu Jack's: 2020 NYE Party
Price: $35 - $50
Time: 8P - 1A
Details: An unlimited fun party! Unlimited attractions, unlimited games, food, party favors, live DJ, mini games, champagne or sparkling juice toast, and a cash bar.
Alfalfa's: NYD at Alfalfa's
Time: 10A -3P
Details: Alfalfa's will be open early with their normal menu and traditional Hoppin' John!
Drake's: NYD Brunch
Time: 11A -4P
Details: Drake's will be open with their normal brunch menu, $ bloody mary bar, and breakfast quesadillas!
Hopcat: NYD Pajama Brunch
Time: 11A -2P
Details: Come in your PJ's (or stumble in clothes from the night before) for brunch and mimosas! There will be amazing brunch meals including a hangover skillet , and $5 mimosas, bloody mary's, and glitter cocktails. Head back later in the night at 8 for pub trivia!
OBC Kitchen: NYD Brunch
Time: 10A - 3P
Details: OBC will have brunch on Wednesday with a chef-driven menu, mimosas, and bloody mary's!
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