We don’t know about you, but we’re feeling (20)22. With 23 days until New Year’s Eve, it’s time to look at how Lakelanders can ring in the new year.
For someone fancy
Nineteen61 Rooftop Party | Fri., Dec. 31 | 5-10 p.m. | Nineteen61 | Prices vary | Celebrate the new year with a view of Downtown Lakeland.
For someone nostalgic
Back to the 90s New Years Party | Fri., Dec. 31 | 6 p.m.-2 a.m. | Union Hall | $15+ | Enjoy live music from 1990 Something and welcome 2022 with a midnight champagne toast. Tickets start at $15, but you can add on the champagne bar or a ‘90s themed Union Hall shirt for an additional cost.
For the dancer
Bandida’s New Years Eve Social | Fri., Dec. 31 | 10 p.m.-1 a.m. | The Poor Porker | $35 | Ring in the new year at The Poor Porker with latin music and dancing. Tickets cover food from Bandidas Test Kitchen, beignets from The Poor Porker, and a midnight champagne toast.
For the music lover
Federal Bar New Years Eve Bash | Fri., Dec. 31 | ? | Federal Bar | Free | Celebrate the new year at Federal Bar with food + drink specials, a complimentary champagne toast, and a live performance by local musician Micah Shane.
For the socialite
Terrace Grille New Years Eve Dinner + Cocktail Party | Fri., Dec. 31 | 6 p.m.-12 a.m. | Terrace Grille | Reservation required | Call ahead to make your reservation for a Prix Fixe plated dinner at either 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. and specify whether you’ll be attending the cocktail party at 10 p.m. in the Cypress Ballroom.
Did we miss a NYE event? Tell us about it so we can add it to our list (and maybe even our agenda).