1. Rockin' the Eve New Year's Ball
See the ball drop for New Years in downtown Royal Oak with a full lineup of live entertainment. Enjoy music by the Gin Blossoms, DJ Brian Gillespie, The Romantics and more at this evening of entertainment that will help you ring in the new year!
7:00 p.m. DJ Brian Gillespie
8:00 p.m. The BFE
8:45 p.m. Battle of the Bands Winner, The Wall Clocks
9:15 p.m. DJ Brian Gillespie
9:45 p.m. The Romantics
10:45 p.m. DJ Brian Gillespie
11:15 p.m. Gin Blossoms
12:00 a.m. Ball Drop
12:03 p.m. Gin Blossoms
12:15 p.m. Good Night
Rockin' The Eve 2010 happens at the corner of 6th Street and South Washington Avenue in Downtown Royal Oak.
2. Motor City Funk Night: New Years Eve Extravaganza
Hosted by Guilty Simpson
Live funk set from the Will Sessions band
DJs Frank Raines, Dez, Sicari, Eastside Jon, and more
21 and up - $5
18 and up - $10
Friday NYE 9:00pm - Saturday 6:00am
4120 Woodward Avenue
3. Detroit Countdown NYE at St. Andrew's Hall
DJ Shortstop and DJ Xavier will be spinning all night
Purchase Tickets HERE
*2 for 1 special for 1/29/2010 only!
VIP Options Available
Friday 9pm - Saturday 4am
St. Andrew's Hall
431 E. Congress
Detroit, Mi 48226
4. Northville Nite
An evening for the family on New Year's Eve with a carnival, entertainment and food. The theme to ring in the year in 2011 is Luau, so hula dancing is appropriate.
$10 for kids
4:30 to 8 p.m.
Recreation Center at Hillside
700 W Baseline Rd
5. The Mega 80's Ultimate New Year's Eve Bash
Looking for something cool to do for New Year's Eve? Start your New Year’s off the retro way! The Mega 80's bring back all of the fads, the fashions and the music of the 1980's in a very special brand new show to kick off the New Year. The show harkens back to the grand tradition of the great “MTV Rockin’ New Year’s Eve” shows of years past.
$25 adv. (21+)
Doors 8 p.m.
The Magic Bag
22920 Woodward Avenue
Ferndale, MI 48220
Just north of 9 Mile Road, on the Northeast side of Woodward Ave
6. Go Comedy! Special NYE All-Star Showdown
A highly interactive improvised game show – one part “Whose Line is it Anyway,” and one part “Match Game PM”. The audience can be as involved as they want to, but aren’t picked on. The game show features a series of short improv games, challenges and more.
8pm Show: $25 p/ticket
10pm Show: $35 p/ticket
Reserve tickets HERE
261 E. 9 Mile
Ferndale, Mi 48220
one block east of Woodward. There is free parking reserved for theater guests
7. The Fillmore Theatre: Resolution Ball
The Resolution Ball is sponsored by The Social Connection. Entertainment includes high-wire acrobats and roving illusionists. The Ball also features a midnight buffet and a Champagne toast, as well as six big screens tuned to Times Square.
Price: $30 (late-night pass)
Friday NYE 10:30 pm -3:00 am Saturday
2115 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201
8. Mary Poppins at the Detroit Opera House
Combining the best of the original stories by P. L. Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film, the Tony® Award-winning MARY POPPINS is everything you’d hope for in a Broadway musical—and more. Produced by Disney and Cameron Mackintosh, the show includes such wonderful songs as Chim Chim Cher-ee, A Spoonful of Sugar, Let’s Go Fly a Kite and, of course, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. The NY Daily News hails MARY POPPINS as “a roof-raising, toe-tapping, high-flying extravaganza!” Let your imagination take flight at this perfectly magical musical!
Purchase Tickets HERE
Detroit Opera House
Detroit, MI 48226