Miami New Year's Eve Bar Guide
On this list is everything from Brickell Irish Pub to Ted's Hideaway to Churchill's to Tobacco Road.
Some of them have $50 open-bar promos, which, to be frank, is a better deal than you'd get at a nightclub on NYE in Miami.
Hop to it and start planning!
Blue Martini. Blue Martini NYE Party: Live entertainment all night. Enjoy a complimentary champagne toast as revelers count down to the New Year. All guests enjoy open bar from 8-11 p.m. including hand-passed hors d'oeuvres and desserts. Van Gogh Blue Vodka with table purchase. VIP table purchase includes super premium bottle of your choice. Mon., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. $50-$500. 900 S. Miami Ave. #250, Miami, 305-981-2583, bluemartinilounge.com.
Blue Martini Kendall. Roaring 20's NYE Celebration: Featuring live entertainment and flapper girls all night. Enjoy a complimentary champagne toast at the countdown to the New Year. General Admission fee includes party favors, beer and wine open bar 8-9 p.m., premium open bar 9-11 p.m., hand passed hors d'oeuvres from 8-11 p.m. Offering a $15 general admission charge for designated drivers and non-alcohol-consuming guests. Mon., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. $15-$400. 8405 Mills Drive #205, Kendale Lakes, 305-630-2583, bluemartinilounge.com.
Brickell Irish Pub. Pre-Resolution New Year's Eve Party: Drink specials, extended happy hour until 10 p.m., music by Robert Elias and Lisa Quinn, a midnight champagne toast, and a resolution wishing tree equal one great way to start the new year. Table reservations required. Mon., Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m. free. 1451 S. Miami Ave., Miami, 305-381-6651, brickellirishpub.com.
Calder Race Course. NYE Celebration at Calder: Featuring prize drawings for a total of $20,000 in Free Play, a dance party in the Twin Spires Tavern featuring a live DJ, and a free champagne toast at midnight. The $60,000 Countdown Giveaway concludes on New Year's Eve with hourly drawings for $10,000 in Free Play held from 7-10 p.m. Mon., Dec. 31, 10:30 p.m. 21001 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, 305-625-1311, calderracecourse.com.
Chalk Ping Pong & Billiards Lounge. Ball-Dropping New Year: Tickets include premium open bar, midnight champagne toast, complimentary gaming, live countdown, party favors, and special guest DJs. Mon., Dec. 31, 9 p.m. $40-$80. 1234 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 305-532-8662, chalkmiami.com.
Churchill's Pub. The Theatre De Underground: Open mic and live bands featuring Midnight Hour. Mon., Dec. 31, 9 p.m. $5. 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, 305-757-1807, churchillspub.com.