New York City is a classic destination for New Year's Eve, with amazing parties, dinners and even the opportunity to watch the New Year's Eve Ball Drop live in Times Square. Whether you're looking for a big party, a fancy, intimate dinner or something entirely different, we've gathered a variety of different ideas for your New Year's Eve celebration in New York City.
If your New Year's Eve in New York City fantasy involves watching the ball drop in Times Square, you're not alone -- approximately a million revelers fill Times Square to watch the ball drop at midnight. Prepare yourself with our list of things to bring to the ball drop in Times Square and tips for attending the ball drop.
Lincoln Center to the Lower East Side, we've got a round-up of great concerts and shows happening on New Year's Eve.
Maybe the same-old, same-old isn't how you want to start 2012? We've got some unusual ways to celebrate the New Year here, including a New Year's Eve race and a Brooklyn Bridge walking tour!