A few local joints are having New Year's Eve festivities:
Room 11 has a 5-course cocktail and food pairing created by bartender Dan Searing and chef Ben Gilligan, with two seatings -- 7 pm and 10 pm. It's $100 per person. The cocktail menu includes Dutch Fizz, Walla Walla Bing Bang, Vieux Carre, Blackberry Cabernet Caipirinha, Highland Alexander.
CommonWealth has a 3 course dinner for $45/person from 5 to 9 pm, reservations recommended. After the dinner, there's a Vicars & Tarts costume party with prizes, plus a champagne toast. The pub menu is also available, and there's no cover.
Social opens at 8pm with regular service and will have 3 complimentary toasts to celebrate New Year's in other time zones -- Xingu Brazilian beer at 10, rum punch at 11, and champagne at midnight. There's no reservations and no prix fixe, plus diners get a 50% off coupon for brunch on New Years Day.
Wonderland has DJs Meistro and Deepsang for a $10 cover.
Tonic over in Mt. Pleasant has $50 open bar all you can drink or $30 all you can drink draft/rail, plus a late night brunch/breakfast from 12:30AM- 2:30AM.
Red Rocks and Pete's are both open til 10 pm.
Know of any others? Let me know in the comments.