New Years Eve Houston
Don't know what to do on New Years Eve in Houston? Trying to get a group together for this holiday always seems easy at first but inevitably
becomes tiresome when trying to cater to everyone's idea of what New Years Eve 2009 should be. So to make it a little easier for you we have
compiled a list of some of the top New Years Eve 2009 Events taking place in Houston, TX.
New Year's Eve Mega Music Show at Planeta Bar Rio located at 6400 Richmond. Yes, for all you "older" folks in Houston who new the place as just plain old 6400, it's the same location. This year features top DJ Armand van Helden who will be spinning the wheels of steel all night long. Armand has headlined clubs all over the world and is a Grammy nominated DJ/Producer/Remixer. A show not to be missed.
The Rooftop Party at Open City located at 2416 Brazos in Houston is also having a fantastic New Years Eve Celebration. Tickets can be purchased online and the event features a full open bar all night, gourmet munchies, drawings for prizes, gift cards, and other fun stuff.
New Years Eve at Sammy's at 2016 Main is going to be an amazing way to kick off your New Years Eve Celebration. Tickets are available online at Sammy's and tickets start at $25.00. Reserved Tables start at $250 with bottle service. Head over to Sammy's intimate lounge and ring in 2009 with 500 of you closest friends.
Each year Keith and Margo put on the Annual New years Eve Celebration at the Renaissance Houston Hotel Greenway Plaza and offer tow packages for this Murder Mystery. The Basic Package includes reception, gourmet dinner, drink ticket, mystery comedy, Disc Jockey for dancing, prizes, champagne at 12 AM, balloon drop, party favors, taxes, tips and a cash bar. With the Deluxe package you can add a room and breakfast. A great way to avoid having a great time ruined trying to get home. This show always sells out and they recommend getting tickets in advance.
In the mood for a little theatre to get your night going? Why not head downtown to the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts to catch Ars Lyrica's - Bachnalia. This premiere music ensemble rings in the New Year in grand fashion. "The concert showcases two of Bach's wedding cantatas, sung by Houston favorites Melissa Givens ("...a clear, expressive voice, bright, strong..." - Opera magazine) and Timothy Jones ("Extraordinary," - Chicago Tribune). Ars Lyrica Artistic Director Matthew Dirst leads the ensemble, featuring oboe virtuoso Kathyrn Montoya." Tickets include a champagne reception with hour d'oeuvres and a silent auction. Tickets are only $45.00.
The Alden Hotel wants you to kick off the New Year in style with their exclusive celebration for only $98.00 per person. Tickets include an open bar, DJ and grand dance floor, party favors including hats and horns, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. You can also reserve your dinner reservations as well as book a room so that you only need to take the elevator home!
Third Coast Comedy will keep you laughing this New Years Eve as they present Houston's Own Blues Brothers in A Blues Year Eve Musical Revue. The Blues Revue, A Tribute to the Blues Brothers Jake and Elwood, starring Tom Sofka as Jake and Dave Howell-DePew as Elwood. Third Coast Comedy will be having 2 shows on New Year's Eve, the first at 7:00 pm and the second at 10:00 pm, which includes champagne and food.
While there are many great things to do in Houston for this New Years Eve, it's up to you to decide what to do and where to attend. So Happy New Year and here is to a great 2009.