Below is a list of New Year's Eve bashes that are in Gilroy and nearby. There's an event just for singles, lives music, DJs galore and fancy dinners. Look them over and have a memorable time bringing in the New Year.
When/Where: 9 Lives, located at 7430 Monterey St. on Saturday at 8 p.m.
Why Go: Spend the night at with Shane Dwight, a popular musician and songwriter. The ticket price also includes party favors, hors d'overes and a midnight Champagne toast.
When/Where: , located at 7400 Monterey St. on Saturday at 8 p.m.
Why Go: Lizarran will be closing, and this will be one of their last hurry bashes. There will be live music, a five-course meal and a champagne toast. Attendees will even receive a taxi ride home. For more details, refer .
When/Where: I.F.D.E.S hall, located at 250 Old Gilroy St. on Saturday at 6 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Why Go: It will be an evening of great food, company and dancing. DJ Curtis Bakich will start busting some beats at 9 p.m., and dinner will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Dinner includes steak, shrimp, veggies, and dessert. And what would New Year's Eve be without a little bubbly? There will be an open bar and a champagne toast at midnight.
Price: $60 for adults, $25 for teens, and $12 for children 12 years of age and younger.
When/Where: At 10021 Pacheco Pass Hwy. in Hollister on Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
Why Go: There will be a catered dinner, dancing, party favors and of course, champagne! Attendees can also rent a room next door to avoid driving.
When/Where: Saturday at the Gilroy Elks Lodge, located at 2765 Hecker Pass Hwy. at 6 p.m.
Why Go: There will be music by the South Bay Swing Band, a steak and lobster dinner and dancing. Dinner begins at 7:30 p.m., with dancing starting at 9 p.m.
Price: $75 for members, and $85 for nonmembers. Call 842-9397 for ticket information.
When/Where: The West Side Grill, located at 8080 Santa Teresa Blvd. at 6:30 p.m.
Why Go: How about bringing in the New Year with a new "special friend". West Side Grill is throwing a party for singles, and will have music provided by DJ Sugar Rhythm Dance.
Price: $35, call 847-3800 for details.
When/Where: Morgan Hill Cellars, located at 1645 San Pedro Ave., Morgan Hill. From 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Why Go: There will be wine tasting, a dinner buffet and music by White Pegasus.