Ideas For New Year’s Cheer

Weren’t invited to some hot-shot, exclusive New Year’s Eve party this year? Still looking for something celebratory to do up New Year’s Eve right? Set the tone for a HAPPY New Year, as opposed to alone, watching the ball drop on your TV and drinking $10 champagne. Never fear; we are here for you, so that you can ring in the New Year cheerily. Bust out your best rendition of “Auld Lang Syne,” and get ready to ring in 2017!

Located at 29-19 24th Ave., right here in Astoria, Bohemian Hall’s New Year’s Eve Party promises to be a bash that won’t be easily forgotten. The ticket price ($90-$200 per person/couple) includes an Open Bar, Dinner Buffet, and a Champagne Toast at midnight, along with a Special Guest DJ. For the big night, the dress code is business attire for the gentlemen and cocktail wear for the ladies. No jeans! Doors open at 8 pm. RSVP at, or visit for more information.

For the partygoer, consider spending your New Year’s at Studio Square (35-33 36th St, Long Island City). For just $35, enjoy a Live DJ and Unlimited Beer, Wine, and Sangria from doors opening, 9 pm, until 1 am. Please note that this event is for age 21-plus, and no one without a current government-issued ID will be admitted. Visit medium=bks to purchase tickets.

Other options include LIC Bar (45-58 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City), where you can see the Kyle Lacy Band perform live for a mere $20 cover, Champagne Toast included; and Sweet Afton (30-09 34th St, Astoria), whose Open Bar runs from 9 pm-12 am. If none of these offers tempt you at all, check out this link: eve-2017-party-tickets-30209167433 and find something you like! There’s a plethora of New Year’s events in Astoria to choose from.

—Bronwyn Davila

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