The Fillmore Theatre: Resolution Ball

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Area: Downtown Detroit

Price: Party Passes start at $85 & VIP from $100

Crowd: 20s and 30s

Size: 1700 people

Dress: Black Tie Optional

Time: 9pm-4am

 

Being one the largest in the Midwest area, Resolution Ball entertains its customers through high-wire acrobats and roving illusionists. DJ Tommy Holiday is also performing here. This entertainment center features a midnight buffet with the following:

 

  • Pizza
  • Sliders and Coneys
  • A Champagne Toast
  • A Balloon Drop
  • Six Big Screens tuned to Times Square

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Motor City New Year’s Eve: The Drop

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Area: Campus Martius & Cadillac Square

Price: Free

Time: 4 PM to 1 AM

Crowd: 10,000 people expected, Family Friendly

 

The Drop, also known as “The D” is in downtown Detroit. During its 7th year celebration, it offers various activities suitable for both adults and kids. The celebration includes local entertainment to be performed on two stages. It has also ice skating, fire pits, horse drawn carriages, and many more. Surely, the kids will enjoy their own mini drop through various kiddy games and activities. The local restaurants, vendors and food trucks here will also offer yummy food.

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The Atheneum Suite Hotel: The Motor City Gala

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Area: Downtown Detroit

Price: Party Passes start at $85

Crowd: 30s to 50s

Size: 1700 people

Dress: Black Tie Optional

Time: 9pm-4am

 

The Motor City Gala, also known as “The MC Gala” is the official Gala for the Motor City New Year’s Eve Drop. There’s an Annual Mega New Year’s Eve Party here that has 2 premium packages. These packages help you celebrate in style. There are 2 ballrooms with DJs, dancing and a spectacular countdown at Midnight. Furthermore, there are also several options to celebrate safely and in style. This place has 3 Hotel Options. The events of this location serve as the main reason why NYE Detroit Events sell out yearly.

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Cadillac Square, Detroit – The Motown Countdown

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Area: Downtown Detroit

Price: VIP Tickets Begin at $69

Crowd: 21+

Size: 1200 People

Dress: Festive Wear

Time: 8:00pm-1am

 

Ring in 2017 at THE DROP in style!

 

You can buy a ticket to have an entry to the Motown Countdown. You can enjoy as well the enclosed heated & carpeted 11,000 sq. ft. Grand Celebration NYE Heated Party Pavilion. It’s located at the Cadillac Square just beneath the D Drop @ Campus artius.

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Vintage Hollywood New Year’s Eve at The Bird & The Bread

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Area: Downtown Birmingham

Price: Packages Start at $50 per person

Crowd: 20s and 30s

Size: 1700 people

Dress: Vintage Glam

Time: Dinner Served 5 – 10 PM; Show Starts at 9:30 PM

 

Vintage Hollywood offers three-course meal. Enjoy music with 5-piece Bluewater Kings Band. You can celebrate the night through the vintage glam of old Hollywood. What to do? Just dress up, walk down the red carpet, taste vintage cocktails, and dance. Enjoy ultimately the entertainment in this place.

 

There are three packages you can choose from:

 

  • Dinner for only $75 per person + tax/grat
  • VIP Dinner and Concert for only $150 per person + tax/grat dinner, concert, Bottle of Bubbly per couple, private seating tables, appetizer buffet at 11pm, party favors
  • Concert and Late Night Buffet for only $50 per person + tax/grat I entry to Elm Room at 9:30pm appetizer buffet at 11pm, party favors, toast at midnight.

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The Magic Bag: The Mega 80’s New Year’s Eve Bash

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Area: Ferndale

Price: $35

Time: 8 PM

 

There’s a brand new show at “The Magic Bag!” This show is for a brand new year! Watching some clown on TV is boring, so be here. Don’t just stay at home and start your New Year off the retro way as the Mega 80’s hit the stage. This is an awesome place for everyone. The music event here harkens back to the grand tradition. If you’re a fan of the hits in the 80s, this is the right venue for you to celebrate New Year. The doors of The Magic Bag open at 8pm and tickets will be available at only $35.

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Orchid New Year’s Eve Party

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Area: 141 W Nine Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220

Price: $6 Pre-Sale Tickets

Time: 9 PM – 4 AM

 

  • Party ’til 4 AM
  • Doors open at 9 PM
  • Special Dance Show with the Wild Orchid Dancers
  • Includes Pei Wei, Champagne Toast and Party Favors
  • Balloon Drops & Confetti

 

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Photo credit- Jordan Morrow Photography

 

New Year’s Eve at The Royce Detroit

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Area: 76 West Adams Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226

Price: $75 per person

Time: 10 PM to 1 AM

 

Looking for the right place to celebrate New Year? Choose The Royce Detroit! Let’s hear the ringing of the New Year’s Countdown together! The special guest is none other than but the popular DJ Mike Medow. He’s on the decks all night long!

 

Just join us and enjoy the evening of bubblies, white and red wine, tasty cheese and charcuterie, as well as a special champagne toast to end your year. With these offers, you can start the brand new year with grace and style.

 

There’s a private party here but for ticket holders only. You can purchase in advance your ticket online.

 

The ticket price includes an all-you-can-drink open bar that serves:

 

  • A special curated selection of wines and bubblies
  • Food pairings
  • Candles
  • Nice ambiance
  • Wonderful music

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New Year’s Eve Bash at Luna Royal Oak

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Area: 1815 North Main Street, Royal Oak

Price: $5 Pre-Sale Tickets, $7 at Door

Time: 8 PM – 4 AM

 

At Luna Royal Oak, you can enjoy:

 

  • Partying ’til 4 AM
  • Special Dance Show with the Award-Winning LUNA Dancers
  • Pei Wei, Champagne Toast and Party Favors
  • Balloon Drops & Confetti
  • Get ready for fist pumping and popped collars. Because well, it’s Royal Oak.

 

Doors open at 8 pm!

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Detroit Symphony Orchestra: New Year’s Eve

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Area: Downtown Detroit

Price: Concert-only portion of evening starts at $19-$68 / Gala Benefit Starting at $100

Time: 8 PM

 

Want to dance? You can put on your dancing shoes and walk the purple carpet when you’re here. The Detroit Symphony Orchestra in partnership with DPTV will have a party like it’s 1999. They will be here to pay tribute to the iconic legend known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence, and extravagant dress.

 

Led by the orchestra’s conductor Brent Havens, who arranged Prince’s top hits for orchestra, they will perform the adaptations of the artist’s top hits including:

 

  • Little Red Corvette
  • Purple Rain
  • Raspberry Beret
  • When Doves Cry

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New Year’s Eve at Club Venetian

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Area: Club Venetian 29310 John R Road Madison Heights, MI 48071

Price: $55 by December 17, 2016; $65 after December 17

Time: 8 PM – 1 AM

 

Want to enjoy tasty food while celebrating New Years’ Eve? Club Venetian features Deluxe Carved Roast Beef with Mushrooms, Chicken Piccata, Ravioli Bolognese, Bow Tie Alfredo, Mashed Potato Bar with Assorted Toppings, Tossed Caesar Salad, Seasonal Vegetables, Fresh Baked Rolls, and Delectable Desserts.

 

You can also enjoy:

 

  • Countdown to 2017 with Live Simulcast of the Ball Drop at NY Times Square
  • Champagne Toast at Midnight, Horns, Noisemakers and Dancing to the lively DJ tunes until 1am

 

How much to spend? You can enjoy all this for only $55 by December 17, 2016; then, $65 after December 17. Everybody is welcome, singles and/or couples.

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New Year’s Eve at the David Whitney Building

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Area: Downtown Detroit

Ticket Price: Bronze $75 per person, Gold $130 per person

 

This is one Detroit’s most iconic buildings – the David Whitney Building. Why to celebrate New Year’s Eve here? There’ll be music and dancing in the transformed “Whitney Lounge” and a champagne toast together with a balloon drop in the nice atrium place at midnight. There’ll be also a live streaming by Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and Campus Martius D Drop. Want to enjoy bonfire? You can do it right at the WXYZ patio.

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Rockin’ NYE in Downtown Wyandotte

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Area: Downtown Wyandotte

Ticket Price: FREE

Time: 6 PM – 12 AM

 

If you want to enjoy live bands, together with a heated tent, you have to be here at Rockin’ NYE. There’ll be nice DJ activities, too. You can enjoy hot and cold drinks. Experience also the ice corn-hole with your hand. The ball drop will be at the clock tower along Biddle Avenue at Maple Street, 9 p.m. This place is good for families.

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All-You-Can-Play New Year’s Eve Event at Zap Zone

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Area: Ann Arbor – 4177 Carpenter Road, 734-930-6670

Canton – 41953 Ford Road, 734-844-7746

Farmington – 31506 Grand River Ave., 248-471-6777

Sterling Heights – 43680 Van Dyke Ave., 586-323-0030

Taylor – 9751 Telegraph Road, 313-299-9690

Waterford – 3653 Highland Ave., 248-706-7777

Ticket Price: $20; pre-register and pay

Time: 10 PM – 2 AM

This place is a family friendly way to ring in the New Year! If you want to enjoy unlimited plays, this is right for you. It features special format laser tag games and a balloon drop at midnight! Amazing, right? If you have kids who are action-seeking, you have to be here as Zap Zone offers unlimited laser tag and glo-golf. There are also bumper cars running for your total enjoyment. Check in advance for age information.

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Additional Event Listings And Things To Do Around Metro Detroit

Metro Parent: Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Events in Southeast Michigan

Crain’s Detroit: Things to do in Detroit on New Year’s Eve

Oakland County Moms: New Year’s Eve Events Metro Detroit 2016

Eventbrite: Detroit, Michigan New Year’s Eve Events

 

Donald Herrera Fairbairn

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