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New Year's Eve in Detroit: Party like it's 2010

Get down with your bad self.

The holidays will soon be over, and it'll be time for us to unwind, get loose and shake our groove thangs as we ring in the new decade. Whether you're single and on the prowl for someone to kiss at midnight, looking for a party to hang at with your main squeeze or just want to enjoy a night out with your closest friends, Detroit has some great parties for you to drink, celebrate and get down with your bad self. We're gonna party like it's 2010. Shake it, baby.

Ring in the new year at The Reserve, your exclusive destination for special events. Festivities include dancing and live entertainment by the Royce & Jenn Band, strolling buffet, open bar and champagne toast at midnight. Pig out after the ball drops on sliders and pizza at the late night snack bar. Tickets are $125 per person and include tax, gratuity and valet. Space is limited so reservations are required. For reservations, contact Laurie Dyja at 248.647.7774 or Special room rates are also available at the Townsend Hotel as well as transportation services to and from the event. Ask about them when making your reservations. For more information, visit

Celebrate at the historic Fillmore Theatre in downtown Detroit for the NYE 2010 Resolution Ball, a NYC/Chicago/Vegas inspired event. Entertainment will be rolling until 4:00 am and brought to you by DJ Mike Anthony, DJ Tommy Holiday, and Strolling Entertainers with high wire acrobats and illusionists. There will be a Korbel Countdown Champagne Toast, balloon drop, party favors, and live feed of the ball drop in Times Square. Pig out on coney's, sliders and pizza at the midnight snack buffet after ringing in the new year. The ball will attract a 20's and 30's inspired upscale crowd from all over the midwest. Proper attire is labeled as evening chic and black tie is optional. This event is 21 and up. Tickets are $30, $50 or $100. For VIP information and to purchase tickets, visit

The Ritz Carleton will be hosting another New Year's Eve party, only to be topped by last year's sold out event. Join them at the upscale Dearborn hotel for the Tryst New Year's Gala 2010. Entertainment will be by DJ Mike Anthony and Boogie Dynomite, metro Detroit's best dance band playing music from every decade to keep you dancing until the Times Square ball drop at midnight. There will be a champagne toast and a midnight snack buffet for you to pig out on coney's, sliders and pizza after ringing in the new year. This event will attract a 20's, 30's and 40's crowd, primarily single, from all over the midwest. Couples and groups are welcome too, of course. There will also be an exclusive single's mix and mingle for those of you looking for someone to kiss at midnight. Proper attire is labeled as evening chic and black tie optional. Ticket prices range from $100 to $175. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

Combine 10 cities, 4 time zones and 1 outrageous party and you'll have the perfect blend of what makes up New Year's Nation. This year the Detroit party will be held until 4:00 am at the Royal Oak Music Theatre. There will be a live broadcast connecting all 10 cities and counting down in all 4 time zones. Entertainment will be by That 80's Band, DJ Urban Kris and percussionist Jared Sykes. New Year's Nation parties attract young professionals in their 20's and 30's and a perfect blend of singles and couples. 21 and up are welcome, and the dress code is evening chic and new year's eve hot. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

Looking for an inexpensive way to ring in the new year? The Bosco will be hosting their 7th Annual $10 Night of Mayhem New Year's Eve party for those of you who want to avoid the giant nightclubs and expensive parties. The house is packed every year and yes, it's only $10. Table reservations are also available. The party starts at 9:00 pm and lasts until 3:30 am. For more information, call 248.541.8818 or visit

The Raddison in Livonia will be hosting Champagne Explosion, the year's paramount new year's eve affair. The event will feature 6 themed event rooms of talent, bands and DJ's, live times square footage and ball drop, sideshow performers, strolling illusionists, late night pool party, stand up comedy, and magicians. The welcome reception starts at 7:00 pm, party starts at 9:00 pm and lasts until 4:00 am. General admission tickets include a complimentary premium bar all night, full catered buffet, champagne fountains and a late night snack buffet. VIP tickets will include extra's such as deluxe concierge service, VIP area access, VIP bar, super premium midnight champagne toast, plush seating areas, ballroom cabanas, and tableside personal service. For more information on the event and hotel reservations or to purchase tickets, call 248.929.1885 or visit


  • akelli 5 years ago

    or you can go to "Howearlycanyou fall asleep" Night at the Lipinski. Admission is free & there is virtually no entertainment.