New Year's Eve is almost here and if you don't have plans yet, we're here to help. Take a look at the list of New Year's Eve events near Utica and plan the big night.

The best part is, there are more than a few events happening on New Year's Eve right here in the Utica area, so you don't have to travel out of the area to ring in the New Year!

The list includes large, themed parties along with where you can catch local bands on New Year's Eve.

New Year’s Eve Pre-Game at Mohawk Valley Winery – 7 p.m., Mohawk Valley Winery, 706 Varick St., Utica. Flip Cup, Jumbo Jenga, and Prosecco Pong. Join the tournament for $10; all game drinks are included. Grand prize is a $100 gift certificate. Complimentary snacks, wine cakes and wine slushies. No door charge for non-participants. To register, call 315-790-7659 by Dec. 30

Trackside Restaurant's New Years Eve Mascarade Ball 2017
Sun, Dec 31 9:00 PM Union Station, Utica

New Year's Eve at The Ridge!
Sun, Dec 31 7:00 PM
The Ridge Golf Club & Tavern, Chittenango

Wanna Play Café New Year’s Eve Party – 6 p.m., Wanna Play Cafe 15 Auert Ave., Utica.

Sunset Grill Masquerade Party – 9 p.m., 1319 Main St., Sylvan Beach. Live music, costume contest & more

Max Scialdone Band at Daikers – 9 p.m., 161 Daikers Circle, Old Forge

The YardCats at Oneida American Legion – 8:30 p.m.,398 N Main St., Oneida. Free

The Old Main at Nail Creek Pub & Brewery - 8 p.m., 720 Varick St., Utica. Must purchase a ticket to enter.

Dubonnet and Endless Circle at Jak’s Bar & Grill – 9 p.m., 7336 Trenton Road, Barneveld. $30 includes open bar, champagne toast and breakfast

Remedy at Lukin’s Brick Oven Pizza – 9 p.m., , 640 Varick St., Utica

Vinyl New Year at DA Bentley’s – 8 p.m., , 812 Charlotte St., Utica. Line-Up: Phigment, Manny & Marcola

Turning Stone Resort & Casino
The Gig: Gridley Paige, Simple Props, 3 Inch Fury & DJ Bill T
Tin Rooster: Jake Dodds, Big Sky Country & DVDJ Biggie
Lava Nightclub: Jessica Who, Tony Martinez & Chris Reiners
Turquoise Tiger: Last Left, Madame ZZ & Her Gentlemen

Grit N Grace at Vernon Downs Casino – 9 p.m., 4229 Stuhlman Road, Vernon

The Dovetones at Gerber's Tavern – 8 p.m., 16 Liberty St., Utica

Alpha2 (Alpha Sentori) at Silverado Inn – 9 p.m., 132 Marginal Road, Herkimer

Blackcreek Band with Eric Ashley at Oriskany American Legion – 9 p.m., 7908 State Route 69, Oriskany

Frank Diskin at Crazy Williez Brewery - 7:30 p.m., 546 Silver St., Ilion

As always, please drink responsibly and don't drink and drive.


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