The Down Town Club 8 p.m.-1 a.m.
Celebrate the New Year at Cescaphe Event Group’s newest venue, The Down Town Club. Known for the impressive list of elegant venues in their stable (Cescaphe Ballroom, Vie, Tendenza, and The Atrium at The Curtis Center), Cescaphe continues the trend with The Down Town Club—a space that mixes modern luxury and industrial elegance. Ring in 2014 with five hours of gourmet dining, top-shelf open bar, specialty seafood displays, and three rooms of music featuring two DJs ($175 per person). Grab a front row seat for the midnight fireworks while enjoying a Champagne toast, breakfast buffet, and dessert station. Or, if you have a large group of friends, spring for the private five-course chef’s dinner (20 guests for $5,000). Visit cescapheballroom.com or eventbrite.com for tickets. 600 S. Chestnut St., 215-925-2040
Take advantage of Hotel Monaco’s NYE package and spend the evening atop the city at Stratus Rooftop Lounge.
Hotel Monaco 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Start 2014 in style with Hotel Monaco’s Ring in the New Year hotel package. For $699, guests will receive an overnight stay at the luxurious Kimpton hotel, two tickets to Stratus Rooftop Lounge’s New Year’s Eve Gala—complete with a three-hour open bar and Champagne toast at midnight—and complimentary brunch for two at Red Owl Tavern featuring bottomless bellinis the next morning. Guests who choose not to stay overnight can opt to just purchase tickets to the gala for $150 per person ($225 for VIP table packages). For reservations, call 855-295-BELL. 433 Chestnut St., 215-925-2111
A bottle of brut and chocolate-covered strawberries are two perks of getting the Radnor Hotel NYE package.
Glenmorgan Bar and Grill/Radnor Hotel 6:30-11 p.m.
Spend New Year’s Eve on the Main Line with Glenmorgan Bar and Grill and the Radnor Hotel. Start the evening with executive chef Michael Luongo’s three-course prix fixe dinner ($65 per person), comprised of butternut squash lobster bisque, crab-stuffed lobster tail, filet mignon, Champagne sorbet, and much more. After tucking into the delicious dishes, spend the night at Radnor Hotel with their New Year’s Eve Champagne Sleepover Package. For $299 per couple (three-course dinner at Glenmorgan included in package), guests will receive a chilled bottle of Domaine Chandon Brut Champagne, hand-dipped chocolate-covered strawberries, and festive party favors delivered right to the room. Start the New Year right with a deluxe breakfast buffet and late checkout. Call 610-341-3100 for reservations. Glenmorgan Bar and Grill, 593 E. Lancaster Ave, St. Davids, 610-341-3188; Radnor Hotel, 591 E. Lancaster Ave., St. Davids, 610-688-5800
Find out how the third floor of The Pier Shops at Caesars will be transformed on New Year’s Eve.
The Pier Shops at Caesars 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
Head down the shore and spend the last night of 2013 with The Pier Shops at Caesars, where the third floor of the shopping complex will be transformed into a one-of-a-kind, can’t-miss party. Gather around some of AC’s favorite spots including Continental, Buddakan, and Phillips, for exclusively priced beers, wines, and specialty cocktails all evening long. Enjoy hourly prize giveaways including gift cards to Starr Restaurants, Pier Shops, and Phillips, while listening to a house DJ through 2 a.m. For more information, visit thepiershopsatcaesars.com. Reservations not required. One Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic City, 609-345-3100
David Guetta performs at MIXX during the celebratory weekend.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa December 28, 29, 30, and 31
Looking to spend a long weekend away to properly welcome 2014? Head to the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa for four fun days of events. Start the weekend off on Saturday with Tiesto at Borgata’s premier nightclub, MIXX, before heading to the other side of the casino to finish the night with DJ D-Nice at mur.mur. Come Sunday, party at MIXX again—this time with David Guetta—before hitting mur.mur’s Industry NYE event on Monday, December 30 with Samantha Ronson and Lil Jon. Finally, spend the last hours of 2013 with M.O.S. and Kiss at MIXX on the 31st and the famed Rev Run and DJ Ruckus at mur.mur. Can’t decide which party to go to? You can attend them all. Visit borgatanightlife.com to purchase tickets (prices vary). One Borgata Way, Atlantic City, 609-317-1000
American Cut’s sultry atmosphere is perfect for cozying up before the ball drops.
Revel Atlantic City 5 p.m-12 a.m. (Azure); 6-11:30 p.m. (American Cut)
Revel toasts New Year’s Eve with exclusive specials at two of their famed restaurants. Azure by Allegretti will be offering a top-of-the-line prix fixe for $150 per person in addition to their regular menu. Indulge in dishes like oysters and caviar, sautéed foie gras, Dover sole, a 10-ounce bone-in filet, and more, before celebrating at midnight with a complimentary Champagne toast. For a front row seat to see the ball drop, head to Revel’s American Cut where they’ll be serving regular-menu items along with exclusive holiday specials. At 11:45 p.m., the staff will distribute party favors and Champagne to prepare for the big moment. 500 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, 855-348-0500
PHOTOGRAPHY BY SANDOR-WELSH PHOTOGRAPHY (THE DOWN TOWN CLUB); COURTESY CRIS MOLINA (HOTEL MONACO); COURTESY TOM CRANE (GLENMORGAN); COURTESY STARR RESTAURANTS (THE PIER SHOPS); COURTESY REVEL (AMERICAN CUT); COURTESY BORGATA HOTEL CASINO & SPA (MIXX)