If you haven't decided where you'll ring in the new year, don't sweat it. Here are a few places you might want to consider.
Sheridan's Irish Pub
On New Year's Eve Sheridan's Irish Pub will host a live performance by acoustic duo Benny & Hill at 7 p.m., followed by a dance party with DJ Jay at 9 p.m. The kitchen will be open all night, so feel free to get your get your grub on with traditional Irish dishes like shepherd's pie and fish and chips, to pub staples such as burgers and buffalo wings. Don't forget to make room for a champagne-toast at midnight.
IF YOU GO
WHAT Sheridan's Irish Pub New Year's Eve party
WHEN 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31
WHERE Sheridan's Irish Pub, 42 W. Commerce St., Smyrna
COST No cover
INFO sheridansirishpub-smyrna.com or 659-5566
While waiting for the ball to drop, enjoy fresh tunes spun by DJ Karl at SportZone, beginning at 9 p.m. And enjoy some tasty eats like mozzarella sticks and ribs, and a cold drink, since SportZone's kitchen will be open until close. Bubbly and party favors will be available.
IF YOU GO
WHAT SportZone New Year's Eve party
WHEN 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31
WHERE SportZone, 235 Stadium Street, Smyrna
COST No cover
INFO thesportszonede.com or 223-1808
The Celtic Pub in the Simon's Corner Shopping Center in Smyrna will be hosting a New Year's Eve event, but the details haven't been finalized. Please visit thecelticpub.com for the latest information.
Fire & Ice at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino will hold a New Year's Eve party beginning at 9:30 p.m., featuring R&B band Group Therapy. Group Therapy recently shared the stage with such national acts as Kool and The Gang and Average White Band.
Guests can also expect delicious hors d'oeuvres (9 p.m. to 11 p.m.) and light snacks (11 p.m. to 1 a.m.). The event will include champagne, party favors and a cash bar with New Year's themed cocktails.
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WHAT Dover Downs New Year's Eve party
WHEN 9:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31
WHERE Dover Downs Hotel & Casino (Fire & Ice), 1131 North Dupont Highway, Dover
COST Free (Capital Platinum Club members); $10 (per single Capital Gold Club members); $15 (per couple Capital Gold Club members); $15 (per single non-members); $25 (per couple non-members)
INFO doverdowns.com or 674-4600