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From masquerade balls at swanky hotels to live DJs at underground clubs to multi-course meals at award-winning restaurants — there are tons of memorable ways to ring in the New Year in Chicago. Here are a few favorites for NYE With more than 30 bars offering unlimited drinks, tasty buffet stations and access to the Grand Ballroom and the Lakeview Terrace, there are plenty of places to mingle and dance the night away—and to take in unrivaled views of the midnight fireworks. The black-tie event will feature a premium open bar, a live band, DJ performance, chef stations, a live on-air countdown with ABC 7 Chicago, and a spectacular view of the Navy Pier fireworks. Enjoy all the entertainment, rides and attractions at this family-friendly destination, and at midnight, watch a kaleidoscope of fireworks perfectly synchronized to inspiring music over Lake Michigan. Lakefront dinner cruises The best view of the fireworks display over Lake Michigan is from the water. Prices vary. As the clock strikes midnight, a mile-long fireworks show will launch from bridges and barges down the Chicago River to welcome in the new year. Grab a spot on the Chicago Riverwalk, at set viewing locations, or at nearby partner events and watch the show.
December 31, PM — AM. Jam out with this Nashville-formed rock trio, comprised of vocalist Alicia Bognanno, guitarist Clayton Parker and bass player Reece Lazarus. Jam into the New Year with this lively group, which has spent 19 years playing with members of Grateful Dead — making them a favorite for Deadheads from coast to coast. December 31, PM — PM. Laugh through the evening with this comedy showcase, a free stand up show from some of the area's most celebrated comics.
The black tie affair will be welcoming on Tuesday, December 31st from 9 p. The festivities begin at 9 p. Acrobatic performers and nightlife dancers will grace the venue for an upscale viewing treat. When the clock strikes midnight, memorialize the New Year with a classic G. Mumm Champagne toast and take a photo in the complimentary photo booth that is available all night.