Tampa Bay area New Year's 2017 events

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 27, 2016, 5:20 PM EST

CITRUS COUNTY

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HERNANDO COUNTY


Silverthorne Country Club New Year's Eve Dinner

Saturday, Dec. 31, starts at 6 p.m.
4550 Golf Club Lane, Spring Hill

Silverthorne is offering a special four course menu to celebrate the new year. While festivities don't include fireworks, there will be filet minot and 'salted carmel crunch cheesecake.' Cheers! Price: Prices vary, call (352) 799-4653, EXT. 2, for reservations

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY

Rooftop Eve - Midnight in the Garden
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Top Floor (10th) Ft. Brooke Garage, 107 N. Franklin Street, Tampa

This year's party features a Brand New location on top of a 10-story tall roof in the heart of Downtown Tampa with stunning views of the skyline and amazing views of fireworks. The Rooftop Eve will be the 'highest' New Years Eve Party in the Southeast USA! Price: $150 presale, $175 advance, $200 regular, $225 at the door.

New Year's Eve at Busch Gardens
Saturday, Dec. 31 until 1 a.m.
Busch Gardens, Tampa

Join Busch Gardens for an awesome New Year’s Eve celebration with thrill rides, live music throughout the park and fireworks at Gwazi Field! Dive in the dark on Falcon’s Fury and join in on a park-wide countdown to the New Year. Event admission is included in ticket price.

Happy Blue Year: Classic Hollywood
Thursday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m.
Blue Martini, Bay Street at International Plaza, 2223 N. West Shore Blvd., Tampa

The annual formal New Year's Eve dance features a select open bar, a champagne toast, hand-rolled sushi, party favors, live entertainment and dancing until 3 a.m. This year the event has an old Hollywood twist. Price: Starts at $45

Pied Piper's New Year's Eve 2017

Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m.
Jackson's Waterfront Entertainment Complex, 601 South Harbour Island Blvd., Tampa

Start your New Year off with a boom! Every year, Jackson’s Nightclub is host to the most memorable fireworks display on New Year’s Eve in Tampa! Price: $55

Yacht Starship New Year's Eve Fireworks Cruise
Saturday Dec. 31 at 10 p.m.
603 Channelside Drive, Tampa
OR
25 Causeway Blvd, Slip #55, Clearwater

Climb aboard our 125-foot yacht and enjoy a true VIP experience! The dress code is cocktail attire. A jacket is recommended for men and cocktail dress for women. Ages 21 and up only. Price: $199.95

2016 New Year's Eve Premiere
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m.
Aloft Tampa Downtown Hotel, 100 W. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa

You are cordially invited to the 3rd annual 2017 New Year's Eve PREMIERE at the Aloft Tampa Downtown Hotel by Legacy Production Group. An Exclusive Limited Ticket Event. Ticket prices vary on availability. Complimentary Open Bar 10-1am as well as gourmet appetizers and hors d'oeuvres. Price: $65

NYE ‘Sink or Swim’ party
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m.
Round Up Tampa, 10051 W. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa

Balloon drop with cash and prizes., dance and open bar at the Round Up in Tampa. Price: $10 cover, or $20 Sink or Swim, $40 top shelf option.

New Year's Eve 2016 at Topgolf
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m.
Topgolf Tampa
10690 Palm River Road, Tampa
Expect an epic night of fun and an abundant amount of glow sticks. Skip the crowded bar scene and reserve an all-inclusive bay package for your group that includes party favors and unlimited Topgolf from 9 p.m. to close. Price: General Bay Reservation: $225 per bay, or admission for six people

Aqua-Eve
Saturday, Dec. 31, 8 p.m.
Florida Aquarium, 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa
Celebrate the New Year with live music at the Florida Aquarium; complimentary food, beer and wine, along with a champagne toast and a fireworks display at midnight. Cash bar available. The aquarium also offers a cruise around the harbor aboard the Bay Spirit II with a view of the fireworks from the water. Price: $100 - $130

MANATEE COUNTY

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PINELLAS COUNTY

First Night St. Petersburg
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 4 p.m.
Downtown St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg rings in the New Year with the 23rd annual alcohol-free event. There will be music, lights, dance, fire, bubbles, stories, creative fun and two fireworks displays. The first will be at 8 p.m. and the second at midnight. It's free to wander around, but you need a button to participate. Price: $10 adults, $5 children 6-12 in advance; $15 adults, $10 children 6-12 day of.

New Year's Eve Party at Shephard's
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m.
Shephard's Beach Resort, 619 S. Gulfview Blvd., Clearwater Beach

Shephard's counts down to 2017 with live music, a balloon drop, DJ, party favors and views of the Clearwater Beach fireworks display. Price: $25-$35 (21 and older only).

Light It Up Clearwater Beach
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m.
Pier 60, Clearwater Beach

The Light it Up Clearwater Beach New Year's Eve 2016 celebration will feature Fireworks at Midnight and an evening fun for the family with restaurants, shops and activities throughout the beach. Price: Free.

Swingin' the New Year
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 7:30 p.m.
The Coliseum, 535 4th Ave. N, St. Petersburg

This all-ages dance features live music, a countdown to midnight, balloon drop, party favors, noisemakers, chocolates and prize giveaways, as well as a vintage fashion photo shoot and contest. Dress to impress. New Year's or vintage attire encouraged. Price: $30.

Toast by the Coast
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m.
Tradwinds Island Resorts, 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach.

The TradeWinds Island Grand invites revelers to don their best duds for an evening of food, dancing to live music by Motel Funk, an open bar, champagne toast, balloon drop, food and more. Price: $99

New Year’s Eve, Havana Nights
Saturday, Dec. 31
The Birchwood, 340 Beach Dr, NE St. Petersburg

Tickets include two floors of open bar, hors d’oeuvres, dinner buffet, live band in the Grand Ballroom, DJ on the rooftop, and a champagne toast at midnight. Dress code is ‘Havana Party Style.’ Price: $135

POLK COUNTY

Kids' New Year's Eve at Legoland
Saturday, Dec. 31, all day
1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven

Looking for a truly kid friendly New Year's Eve party? Kids' New Year's Eve at Legoland is the perfect way to ring in the New Year before bedtime. Come see the giant LEGO® brick drop at a very kid-friendly hour, move and groove at an exclusive dance party and wind down the year with LEGO-inspired fireworks – all before midnight. Price: Vary based on ticket package.

Fresco's Speakeasy New Year's Eve Party
Saturday, Dec. 31, 9 p.m. - 1 p.m.
132 S. Kentucky Ave, Lakeland

This annual event is back again: '70s Prom Wear Couple Costume Contest, so wear your best prom attire! Cost includes Appetizers, Favors and a Champagne Toast. Cash bar available. Price: $20