The east coast may be the ones who get all the attention New Year’s Eve, but there are plenty of events and celebrations in Southern California to take advantage of.
Cleopatra’s 2011 New Year’s Eve Ball
Egyptian Theater and Courtyard
6712 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles
Cleopatra’s Ball promises to be the party to end 2010, with three rooms, two dance floors and a stage at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood. Advance tickets are expected to sell out. The Egyptian-themed party promises a half-dozen DJ’s spinning hip hop, house, Top 40 and more.
Epic New Year’s Eve 2011 at Vanguard Nightclub
6021 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles
The 4th annual “All Access” New Year’s Eve bash has already had several group packages sell out. “All Access” will offer live aerialist performances, world-class DJs and a midnight countdown confetti blast.
Benchwarmers Official 2011 Lingerie New Year’s Eve Party
Ecco Ultra Lounge
1640 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Los Angeles
The beautiful people with the bodies to wear lingerie to a New Year’s Eve party will be at the Benchwarmers bash. An all-star lineup of DJs include DJ IMG and DJ Danny B, plus several surprise DJs.
8th Annual NYE Yacht Party 2011
2901 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA
100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA
Looking for something outside the usual club party? Then make your way down to the harbor, where a luxury yacht will cruise you through Newport Harbor for four hours as you dance under the stars and toast the new year. One boat has already sold out, and a second yacht has been added due to popular demand.
OC Fair New Year’s Eve Block Party
88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA
Want to celebrate with the whole family? Take them to the OC Fair New Year’s Eve Block party, where kids and adults alike will enjoy karaoke, a demolition derby, a comedy hypnotist and a midnight pyrotechnic laser show.
Decadent New Year’s Eve Bash 2011
3252 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside
Want to party, but don’t want to venture out of the Inland Empire? Then the Sevilla Nigh Club is where you want to be on New Year’s Eve. DJ Cre-8 and DJ Keystone will be spinning top 40s, hip hop and mashups all night.