Friends! How are you spending your New Year’s? Here is a list of events going in in the Naples area for you to take advantage of this evening!
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Pure Naples New Year’s cruise
6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dec. 31 at the Naples Pier, 1200 5th Ave S., Naples. Enjoy the Naples waterway and display of the fireworks at the Naples Pier. The three-hour cruise will depart from Tin City and cruise along the Naples Bay, Port Royal, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Northern 10,000 Islands. Hors d’Oeuvres and refreshments will be available. $70 for children, $75 for adults. 239-985-0400.
Music and fireworks
6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dec. 31 at the Fleischmann Courtyard, Third Street South, Naples. Enjoy music performed by Felix Jiles in the Fleischmann Courtyard followed by Fireworks at the Naples Pier starting at 7:30 p.m.
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6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dec. 31 at Third Street South and The Naples Pier. Celebrate the New Year with live music and activities on Third Street South. Enjoy colorful fireworks from Naples Pier at 7:30 p.m. Event is free. 239-434-6533.
A Viennese New Year’s Eve
9 p.m. Dec 31 at Artis-Naples, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd., Naples. Enjoy performances by The Naples Philharmonics. After the symphony, enjoy a New Year’s Eve reception that includes dancing, bottomless flutes of Champagne and a buffet. Tickets start at $79. 239-597-1900.
Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach
New Year’s Eve in the River District
8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at Historic River District, Hendry Street, Fort Myers. Enjoy five stages of live music. The annual midnight ball drop will be at Bay & Hendry Streets, followed by fireworks on the river. Event is free and open to the public. 855-732-3836.
Fort Myers Beach New Year’s Eve Celebration
7 p.m. Dec. 31 at Times Square, 1021 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach. Enjoy live bands, a ball drop and fireworks launched from the pier. Trolleys run to and from Estero Island, transporting party goers to off-island parking lots. Parking is free. 239-765-4222.
New Year’s Eve dinner theater
6:30 p.m. to midnight at Broadway Palm Dinner Theater, Broadway Palm, 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers. Watch the Gershwin musical and celebrate the New Year at Broadway Palm dinner theater. Includes served shrimp cocktail and an upscale hot buffet, full salad bar, a full dessert buffet and an ice cream bar. The evening concludes with noisemakers, hats, Champagne and the countdown to midnight. Tickets are $100. 239-278-4422.
San Carlos Park
New Year’s Eve at Off The Hook Comedy Club
9 p.m. Dec. 31 at Hook Comedy Club at House of Brewz Taps and Tapas, 10045 Gulf Center Drive, San Carlos Park. Laugh your way into 2015 with food, drinks and comedy. 239-389-6901.
South Fork Grille Gala
8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at South Forke Grille, 23161 Village Shops Way, Estero. This event includes a four-course gourmet dinner, live music by Generation Gap, party hats and noisemakers. $75, reservations required. 239-992-5040.
Seminole Casino Immokalee’s New Year’s Eve
5 p.m. to 3 a.m. Dec. 31 at Seminole Casino, 506 S. First Street, Immokalee. The casino will celebrate with live music by Instant Karma and Blue Stone Circle, party favors and a midnight breakfast. Admission is free. 800-218-0007.