You don’t need to go to Times Square to have fun on New Year’s Eve. There are a lot of events and parties coming up on the 31st, so buckle up and enjoy the last day of the year right here in Dayton, Ohio!
The much loved basketball team returns for its annual NYE game!
When: 2 pm
Where: Nutter Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Fairborn
The Indiana rock band brings its tunes for a full night with special guests Subterranean, the Bath Salt Zombies, and Flow Poetry.
When: 6 pm. Doors open at 5 pm.
Where: Oddbody’s Music Room, 5418 Burkhardt Road, Dayton
NYE Dinner Dance
This event features dinner, dancing, and music from the Frank Moravcik Band. The menu includes roast park, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, vegetable salad, bread, desserts, beer, wine, soda, and coffee.
When: Dinner begins at 7-8:30 pm. Dancing starts at 9 pm to 1 am.
Where: American Czechoslovakian Club, 922 Valley St, Dayton
A special program to celebrate the coming of the new year with music and dance. The Dayton Ballet, Dayton Opera, and Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra presents this tradition every year and it nearly always sells out!
When: 8 pm
Where: Mead Theatre section of the Schuster Center, Dayton
NYE at Rue Dumaine
Rue Dumaine will be celebrating the arrival of 2017 with their public dining! Six courses will be served to every attendant. The menu is a variety of crudo, pink peppercorn, sacerre braised oxtail, frizzled leeks, and more. The options available for your entrée include Halibut, fingerling confit, Jamestown pea shoots, grapefruit-pecan beurre noisette, Lambchop and crepinette, creamed spinach, Maitake mushrooms, red swine shallots, and Cabernet gastrique. There is so much more offered such as desserts, salads, and drinks! There’s no better way to end 2016 with their last course of meals.
Where: 1061 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd.
Scene 75 NYE Bash
Wanna see the countdown to 2017 while surrounded by an arcade with lots of games? The Scene’s event at midnight should be the perfect place! There are a lot of things you can do in the afternoon, from 10am to 2pm, such as go-karting, virtual reality arcade, and laser tagging. It’s for people of all ages!
The festivities bagin at 9pm and there is a bar in the center of the arcade.
Where: 6196 Poe Ave, Dayton
There are other events you can check out here! Celebrating New Year’s with your friends and family is a fun tradition and these events just make everything better. Enjoy all the festivities with a bang in the Dayton area!