Dec. 31, 2017, brings dozens of chances to party, with comedy, jazz, karaoke, Bollywood, DJs and more.
Whether your thing is comedy, jazz, karaoke, Bollywood, dancing or good old-fashioned rock ’n’ roll, there’s a New Year’s Eve party in the Seattle area for you. Some are family friendly (check out the Winterfest events at Seattle Center and the Moisture Festival party, for example), but many are 21+. Call ahead to be sure.
“Remix Your Year”
DJs, VIP area upstairs with an open bar, snacks, a photo booth and other features. 9 p.m., W Seattle Hotel, 1112 Fourth Ave., Seattle; $50-$175 (eventbrite.com).
Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra: Sacred Music by Duke Ellington
7:30 p.m., St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 8398 N.E. 12th St., Medina; suggested donation of $40 (stthomasmedina.org).
New Year’s Eve Party with Shelley and the Curves
7 p.m., Best Western Executive Inn, 200 Taylor Ave. N., Seattle; $110 (curvesband.com).
Bollywood New Year’s Eve Ball with DJ Kazan, DJ Chai
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8 p.m., Hard Rock Café, 116 Pike St., Seattle; $25-$45 (nyeball2018.eventbrite.com).
Artist Home New Year’s Eve Celebration
Music by Hobosexual, Cataldo, Smokey Brights, the Maldives, Sassy Black, Invisible Shivers and more. 8 p.m., Neptune Theatre, 1303 N.E. 45th, Seattle; $50 (800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com).
FlammableNYE2018! with Sunshine Jones (live), Kamakahi, Lucero, Brian Lyons
10 p.m., Rebar, 1114 Howell St., Seattle; $10 (rebarseattle.com).
The Royal Room Orchestra
8 p.m., The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; $20-$65 (theroyalroomseattle.com).
Seattle New Year’s Eve with Catch24, Booty Movas, DJ Heem
9 p.m., Stage Seattle, 172 S Washington St., Seattle; $15 (thestageseattle.com).
Smashing Flannel, The Aqua Nets, Princeology
8 p.m., Substation Seattle, 645 N.W. 45th St., Seattle; $15-$20 (800-838-3006 or substationnye.brownpapertickets.com).
New Year’s Eve with The Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band
8:45 p.m., Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley, 2033 Sixth Ave., Seattle; $51-$181 (jazzalley.com).
Manatee Commune, Bayonne, Parisalexa, Ca$h Bandicoot, Cuff Lynx, Chong the Nomad
8 p.m., Neumos, 925 E. Pike St., Seattle; $25-$30 (neumos.com).
Sallie Ford, Golden Idols, La Fonda
9 p.m., The Sunset, 5433 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $15 (sunsettavern.com).
Club Contour NYE with DJ Fred Eddison, DJ Chase
9 p.m., Contour, 807 First Ave., Seattle; $10 VIP tickets: $250-$300 (clubcontour.com).
New Year’s Eve with Brillz
10 p.m., Foundation Nightclub, 2218 Western Ave., Seattle; $35-$60 (foundation-nightclub.com).
New Year’s Eve Karaoke Bash
8 p.m., Columbia City Theater, 4916 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; free (columbiacitytheater.com).
New Year’s Eve Party with DJ Wawa and DJ Dana Dub
8 p.m., MBar, 400 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle; $60-$100 (mbarseattle.com).
Stephanie Porter Quintet
8 p.m., Tula’s Restaurant and Jazz Club, 2214 Second Ave., Seattle; $50 (tulas.com).
New Year’s Eve with the Yada Yada Blues Band
9 p.m., Parliament Tavern, 4210 S.W. Admiral Way, Seattle; $10 (facebook.com/parliamenttavern).
A New Year’s Eve Soiree with Thunderpussy, Industrial Revelation, Kolars
9 p.m., The Showbox, 1426 First Ave., Seattle; $35 (showboxpresents.com).
9 p.m., Little Red Hen, 7115 Woodlawn Ave. N.E., Seattle; $10 (littleredhen.com).
Nite Wave, Voyager, #All4Doras, DJ Baby Van Beezly
8 p.m., Nectar Lounge, 412 N. 36th St., Seattle; $25-$30 (nectarlounge.com).
Big Blues with Little Bill
8 p.m., Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 N.W. 57th St., Seattle; $55-$70 (nwdance.net/events/new-years-eve-dance).
Winterfest 2017 Sway, DJ Dance Party, light show at International Fountain
8 p.m., Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; free (seattlecenter.com/winterfest).
NYE Bash with Dead Sonics, Hi Crime, New Felts
8 p.m., Skylark Cafe & Club, 3803 Delridge Way S.W., Seattle; $8 (skylarkcafe.com).
New Year’s Eve with Afrocop
9 p.m., Vito’s, 927 Ninth Ave., Seattle; free (vitosseattle.com).
KEXP New Year’s at the Needle
11:55 p.m., Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; free (blog.kexp.org/kexp-events/kexp-new-years-at-the-needle-2018).
New Year’s Eve with BowieVision
7 p.m., 10:30 p.m., The Triple Door, 216 Union St., Seattle; $90-$125 (thetripledoor.net).
A New Year’s Celebration with Super Sonic Soul Pimps and Karmic Unrest
9 p.m., High Dive, 513 N. 36th St., Seattle; $10-$20 (highdiveseattle.com).
Hell’s Belles, Belles Bent For Leather, Iron Dragon
9 p.m., El Corazon, 109 Eastlake Ave. E., Seattle; $9.99-$25 (elcorazonseattle.com).
New Year’s Eve with DJ Dainjazone
8 p.m., Trinity Nightclub, 111 Yesler Way, Seattle; $20 (trinitynightclub.com).
Candi Pop NYE
9 p.m., Chop Suey, 1325 E. Madison, Seattle; $15 (chopsuey.com).
Todd and The Toots, Garrett and The Sheriffs, Nick Droz & The JC
9 p.m., Tim’s Tavern, 602 N. 105th St., Seattle; $7 (facebook.com/Timstavern).
Success, Ol’ Doris, Kids on Fire, Good Touch, Boss Tanaka, The Drowns
9 p.m., The Kraken, 5257 University Way N.E., Seattle; $10 (facebook.com/KrakenBarSeattle).
New Year’s Eve House Party with the Duffy Bishop Band
8 p.m., Highway 99 Blues Club, 1414 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $35-$40 (highwayninetynine.com).
Honcho Poncho’s New Year’s Garbage Bash
9 p.m., Conor Byrne Pub, 5140 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $10 (conorbyrnepub.com).
Tiffany Wilson and Screens
11:30 p.m., SeaMonster Lounge, 2202 N. 45th St., Seattle; $20 (seamonsterlounge.com).
Aston Manor NYE Masquerade Party with Myk Zilla
9 p.m., Aston Manor, 2946 First Ave. S., Seattle; $40-$70 (astonmanornightclub.com).
New Year’s Eve with The Flavr Blue (DJ Set)
9 p.m., Q Nightclub, 1426 Broadway, Seattle; $35 (qnightclub.electrostub.com).
Bollywood New Year’s Eve with DJ RDX
9 p.m., Fremont Foundry, 154 N. 35th St., Seattle; $43-$74 (eventbrite.com/e/bollywood-new-years-eve-tickets-12923676063?aff=efbeventtix).
Century Ballroom New Year’s Eve Party
6:30 p.m., Century Ballroom, 915 E. Pine St., Seattle; $20-$120 (centuryballroom.com).
New Year’s Eve pARTy with Michael Benson Band
8 p.m., Chihuly Garden and Glass, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; $250 (chihulygardenandglass.com/events/newyears).
The Owl House Band
9 p.m., Owl ‘N Thistle Irish Pub & Restaurant, 808 Post Alley, Seattle; free (owlnthistle.com).
Frolik & Fizz New Year’s Eve Party
8 p.m., Frolik Kitchen and Cocktails, 1415 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $65-$85 (facebook.com/FrolikSeattle).
New Year’s Eve Glamorama with Prom Date Mixtape, The Spyrographs, DJ Vodka Twist, Lushy
9 p.m., Club Sur, 2901 First Ave. S., Seattle; $30-$70 (seattleclubsur.com).
Indulgence with Brand X, Hair Storm
8 p.m., Museum of Pop Culture (MoPop), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $69 (seattlebash.com).
New Year’s Eve Boat Party
9 p.m., Islander Cruises, 1611 E. Fairview, Seattle; $100-$200 (eventbrite.com/e/new-years-eve-2018-boat-party-tickets-40703080008?aff=es2).
Moisture Festival New Year’s Eve
8 p.m., Hale’s Palladium, 4301 Leary Way N.W., Seattle; $50-$75 (moisturefestival.strangertickets.com).
Nordic New Year’s Fest! with The Rat City Brass, The Best Damn Brass Band, Disco Cowboys, DJ Jonasson
7 p.m., Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $50 (800-838-3006 or brownpapertickets.com).
SPECTRA: New Year’s Eve Under the Arches with KEXP DJs Chilly, Darek Mazzone, DJ Riz, Larry Rose, Michele Myers
9 p.m., Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle; $80-$85 (pacificsciencecenter.org/spectra).
BollyGrooves New Year’s Eve with DJ Aanshul, DJ TAMM
9 p.m., The Crocodile, 2200 Second Ave., Seattle; $31.50-$45 (thecrocodile.com).
Greg Romero Wilson
8 p.m., 10:30 p.m., Comedy Underground, 109 S. Washington St., Seattle; $29.95-$79.95 (comedyunderground.com).
Ventura Highway Revisited
7 p.m., 9:30 p.m., Bake’s Place Bellevue, 155 108th Ave. N.E., Bellevue; $165 (bakesplacebellevue.com).
New Year’s Eve with comedian Andrew Sleighter
7 p.m., 10 p.m., Laughs Comedy Club Seattle, 5220 Roosevelt Way N.E., Seattle; $25-$55 (laughscomedyclub.com).
Boogie Nights NYE Bash
7 p.m., Parlor Live (Bellevue), 700 Bellevue Way N.E., third floor, Bellevue; $25 (parlorlive.com).
NYE Comedy Classic ft. Steve Byrne, Gary Cannon, Corinne Fisher
7:30 p.m., 10 p.m., Parlor Live (Bellevue), 700 Bellevue Way N.E., third floor, Bellevue; $50-$60 (parlorlive.com).
Hey Now! New Year’s Eve Edition!
9 p.m., Barboza, 925 E. Pike St., Seattle; $10 (thebarboza.com).
Corner Bar NYE Edition featuring McTuff!
6 p.m., HPIC (Highland Park Improvement Club), 1116 S.W. Holden St., Seattle; free (facebook.com/events/196686174212248).