2.3 min readBy Published On: December 31st, 2015Categories: Features0 Comments

Written by Mairead McGonagle

And just like that, 2015 is almost over. New Year’s Eve is the biggest party night of the year. But why not skip the frenzy downtown, the struggle for a cab and the fight for a drink and stay local? Here are some of our favorite picks for a very Southie New Year’s Eve.

The Playwright
Ring in 2016 at The Playwright! $20 admission gets you entry into an all-night dance party with DJ Mike Bose. Score your ticket here!

Boston Beer Garden
Keep it low-key at the BBG this year! Score early bird tickets for $50 and enjoy two drinks & a DJ spinning all your favorite jams. The party starts at 9:30!

Stats Bar & Grille
Send off 2015 in style at Stats! Tickets are $25 and include hors d’oeuvres, a live DJ, and dancing. Reserve a table in advance by calling 617-268-9300. 

The Lincoln Tavern & Restaurant
No cover. No ticket. Just their famous chef specials and DJ LayZBoy from 9pm-2am. They’ll be serving dinner with a reservation from 5-10pm!

Lucky’s Lounge
Take it back to the roaring ’20s with a Gatsby-themed Prohibition Ball at Lucky’s Lounge in Fort Point. For $43, you’ll get admission into the ball from 9:30-2AM, one drink ticket, and a champagne toast at midnight.  Check it out!

South Boston Candlepin
South Boston Candlepin (543 East Broadway)is hosting a New Year’s party that’s going to be the balls – bowling balls that is!  For just $40 bucks you can bowl all night, enjoy pizza and a cash bar featuring a wide range of beer and wine in the $3.25 to $4.50 range.  There will be complimentary champagne for the midnight toast and plenty of dance music.  To reserve a lane email: [email protected]

Coppersmith
One of Southie’s newest hot spots is hosting a must-attend Southie NYE Bash. A $40 ticket includes complimentary appetizers , party favors, the live NYC ball drop on big screen projectors, and a midnight champagne toast.  Grab your tickets here!

Tavern Road
The tradition continues! Make your last meal of 2015 unforgettable with the annual New Year’s Eve pig roast.  Tickets are $80 and include a whole roasted pig, plenty of sides, party favors galore, and a bubbly toast at midnight. Cheers!

Blue Dragon
Send off 2015 with a memorable meal at Blue Dragon. Kick-off your evening with a special 4-course meal with paired wines. Then, join in on the late-night Tiki Party with island-inspired cocktails & eats. Grass skirts optional. Click here for more info!

District Hall 
Glow big this NYE at District Hall! The annual Glow New Year’s Eve party starts at 8:30 PM. Your $25 ticket includes live music by Kicking Sunrise and party favors. 

Call the crew, nail down a plan, and we’ll see you out there!