Applebee’s $1 Jolly Rancher Vodka Month | Final Day
Categories: *Top Pick*, Cheap Drinks, Eating & Drinking, New Year's Eve, NYE - Booze & Beer
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Monday, December 31, 2018
|All Day||Strike Out Hunger: Free NYE Bowling & Canned Food Drive | Final Day|| FREE*
*Limit one game per person per day. Does not include shoe rental ($3.81).
|9:00 am||Bay Area Discovery Museum’s Noon Year’s Eve Bash | Sausalito|| $14.95*
*$13.95 – Baby (ages 6-11 months) & Senior (ages 65+) / $14.95 – Child (ages 1-17) & Adult (ages 18-64)
|All Day||New Year’s Eve Sierra Azul Preserve Hike | Los Altos||FREE|
|9:00 am||Final Day: 12th Annual Gingerbread House Tour | Sausalito||FREE|
|10:00 am||Kids’ “Noon Year’s Eve” & Three Ball Drop Celebrations | San Jose|| $15*
*for Adult & kids, $14 for seniors
|All Day||Applebee’s $1 Jolly Rancher Vodka Month | Final Day||$1|
|10:00 pm||8th Annual NYE Comedy Countdown | Cobb’s Comedy Club|| $50*
*Tickets start at $50
|11:00 am||Around the World NYE: Balloon Drop & Family Celebration | Oakland|| $23*
*Members: $5 per child / Guests: $5 per child + General Admission fees to the museum. Registration is required
|11:00 am||New Year’s Eve Day Party & Six Ball Drop Celebrations | Lawrence Hall of Science|| $12*
*$12 Adults $10 Children 3–18, Seniors 62+. Free for members. If you're a member you can bring guests with paid admission.
|All Day||“Holiday in the Park”: Rides, Holiday Dance Party & Light Show | Six Flags Discovery Kingdom|| $41.99*
*Advanced purchase tickets are $41.99 as of press time
|11:30 am||Countdown To Noon: 2019 Kid-Style Celebration | Menlo Park||FREE|
|All Day||Family Fun NYE: Winter Wonderland Amusement Park | San Jose|| FREE*
*Free entry, but bring some cash for the rides.
|All Day||Day 6: 13th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration | SF||FREE|
|3:00 pm||Final Day: Christmas-Themed Pop Up Cocktail Bar | SF||FREE|
|3:00 pm||Final Day: Christmas-Themed Pop Up Cocktail Bar | San Jose||FREE|
|4:00 pm||British New Year’s Party: Bagpipes & Bubbly at 4 pm | Oakland||FREE|
|4:00 pm||Coin Op’s “Free Play” New Year’s Eve: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa||FREE|
|5:00 pm||Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: New Year’s Eve 2019 | SF|| FREE*
|5:00 pm||“Last Night” DIY New Year’s Eve Parade & Street Party | Santa Cruz|| FREE*
*This is a completely DIY event totally dependent on how many people want to participate.
|All Day||Winter Walk SF Final Day & Festive Open Plaza | Union Square||FREE|
|All Day||SF City Hall Lights Up Gold for New Year’s Eve||FREE|
|5:00 pm||Pier 39’s Nightly Tree Lighting Show | SF||FREE|
|5:30 pm||Family-Friendly 9 pm New Year’s Eve | Half Moon Bay||FREE|
|6:00 pm||AAA “Safe Ride” Home | New Year’s Eve|| FREE*
*If you need a safe ride home, call 1-800-AAA-HELP. Typically they will provide a tow for up to 10 miles within the Bay Area. Please note availability is subject to change without notice.
|6:00 pm||Madrone’s 2019 New Year’s Eve Party | SF|| $12*
*Doors 4pm-2am / 21 up w/ID
|6:00 pm||2018 Widmer-World Family Fun for the Holidays | Pleasanton||FREE|
|7:00 pm||Japanese Bell-Ringing New Year’s Eve | Oakland|| FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
|7:00 pm||$10 Tix: New Years Eve Comedy Explosion (ABC/Sketchfest/NBC) | SF|| $10*
*$20 online or save 50% and get $10 tix using code Funcheap
|7:00 pm||$10 Tix: “Comedians with Criminal Records” NYE Comedy Jam | SF|| $10*
*$10 if you use code FUNCHEAP (otherwise it’s $20 at door)
|7:00 pm||Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland|| $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door. Doors at 7 pm; Show at 8 pm
|7:00 pm||The 2nd Annual SF New Years Eve Comedy Explosion | Neck of the Woods|| $10*
*$20 but half off (plus eventbrite fee) using code "Funcheap"
|7:00 pm||New Year’s Eve “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF|| 50% Off*
*Get 50% off with code FUNCHEAP - Super Early Bird starts at $7.50 for Funcheap (reg. $15)
|8:00 pm||Free Muni & Caltrain Rides All Night | New Year’s Eve 2018/2019||FREE|
|8:00 pm||2018 Annual New Year’s Eve Balkan Bash | Berkeley||$25|
|8:00 pm||NYE True Oakand Style DJ & Champagne Toast | Oakland|| $15*
*Limited $15 Pre sale tix $20 at the door
|8:00 pm||All Night NYE Bash: Shannon & the Clams | Oakland|| $40*
*$40 in advance
|8:00 pm||Free NYE Show with Lil Elephant | Berkeley||$10|
|8:00 pm||Wish NYE House DJ Party & Free Champagne Toast | SoMa||$30|
|8:00 pm||Stud NYE Bash: Drag & All Night Dancing | SF|| $15*
*$15 Advance Tickets
|8:00 pm||New Year’s Eve San Francisco Symphony Performance | SF||$60|
|8:00 pm||Retro Junkie 80’s Prom NYE Bash & Complimentary Champagne Toast | Walnut Creek||$15|
|8:00 pm||2019 NYE Dance Party, Champagne Toasting & Free Food | Somar|| $20*
*Early Bird tix start at $20
|8:00 pm||Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland|| FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
|8:00 pm||Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF||FREE|
|8:30 pm||Rock ‘n Roll NYE: Flexx Bronco | Bottom of the Hill|| $25*
*$25 in advance / $30 at the door
|8:30 pm||New Year’s Eve Fire Ceremony & Meditation | SF|| FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Donations are accepted.
|8:30 pm||New Year’s Eve Bell Ringing & Bonfire | San Francisco Zen Center|| FREE*
*Admission is free, but donations are appreciated.
|8:30 pm||2019 PianoFight New Years Eve Dance Party | SF|| $55*
*Early bird tickets are $55, otherwise it's $85.
|9:00 pm||’80s NYE: All-Star Countdown & 7 Hours of New Wave Dance Music | Cat Club|| $19.99*
*Early bird tickets start at $19.99
|9:00 pm||Rock & Roll New Year’s Eve Bash | Brick & Mortar Music Hall|| $26*
*$26 in advance; $30 at the door
|9:00 pm||Classic Soul & Hip Hop NYE 2019: DJ, Hosted Bar & Hors D’oeuvres | John Colins|| $20*
*$20 in advance
|9:00 pm||Bissap Baobab NYE: International Dance Party | Mission Dist.|| $10*
*Club $10, $25 Live Performance
|9:00 pm||Bearracuda NYE: DJs & Hundreds of Bears ’til 4 am | SoMa|| $25*
*$25 tickets are available until 12/28
|9:00 pm||Bootie SF New Year’s Eve: 4 Balloon Drops, DJs & Live Acts | SF|| $20*
*Early Bird Tickets Start At $20, $20 Door Tickets After 1 Am
|9:00 pm||New Bohemia NYE: Avant Cabaret Acrobats, Circus Freaks, & DJs | SF|| $70*
*Tickets start at $70; prices will go up closer to the event
|9:00 pm||NYE Dance Party & Champagne Toast | Oakland|| $10*
*$10 Early Bird, $20 General Admission, $30 Few Days Before NYE, $40 Full Price
|9:00 pm||Free NYE Bash: Vintage Tunes & Drink Specials | Oakland||FREE|
|9:00 pm||“Critical Hit” NYE Comedy Special: Free Champagne Toast | Oakland||$10|
|9:00 pm||NYE 2019 Red Carpet Bollywood New Year Party | SF|| $39*
*Tickets start from $39 to $95.
|9:00 pm||“Mother Of All New Year’s” Celebration | The Regency Ballroom|| $69*
*$69 as of posting, buy your tickets early as prices go up as the event nears.
|9:00 pm||$10 Off: Eye Heart NYE 2019: Miguel, Silent Disco, Open Bar & 2nd Stage | Fort Mason||$10 Off|
|9:00 pm||NYE 2019 Bash: Open Bar & Passed Hors-d’oeuvres | Southside Spirit House|| $20*
*Save $5 off following prices with code FUNCHEAP - Early Bird $25 / GA $40 / Procrastinators $50
|9:00 pm||Emporium SF’s Video Game Arcade New Years Eve Party | NoPa||$10|
|9:00 pm||Open Bar NYE 2019: Fireworks on the Embarcadero | SF||$94.99|
|9:00 pm||Bruno’s New Years Eve 2019: DJ Trayze & Free Champagne Toast | SF|| $20*
*$20 presale otherwise $25 General Admission
|9:00 pm||2019 New Years Eve Party & DJ Sets | SF|| $20*
*Presales $20-$50. Get them while you can as this will sell out.
|9:00 pm||$10 Off: “Tomorrow Never Dies” James Bond NYE 2019 Party w/ Open Bar | SF|| $10 Off*
*FUNCHEAP discount code for $10 off tickets. Includes 5 hours of open bar
|9:00 pm||NYE 2019 with The Knocks (Live) | Mezzanine||$95|
|9:00 pm||New Wave’s Eve: NYE Dance Party at Stork Club | Oakland||$10|
|9:30 pm||Popscene Indie Disco New Year’s Eve Music Extravaganza | Monarch|| $20*
*Prices start at $20 and go up as the event nears.
|10:00 pm||The Buzz NYE 2019 : Party Favors & Champagne Toast | SF||$10|
|10:00 pm||Simple. Quiet. Meaningful: Midnight Peaceful Chanting New Year’s Eve | SF|| FREE*
*Sweets, fruit, flowers and donations welcome.
|10:00 pm||$12.50 Tix: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B New Year’s Eve Dance Party | SF|| $12.50*
*Save 50% with code FUNCHEAP, otherwise ticket prices start at $25 for Super Early Bird.
|10:00 pm||The Grand Affair NYE 2019: Midnight Champagne Toast, Balloon Drop & Massive Confetti Blast | SF|| $15.95*
*$15.95 early bird tickets
|10:00 pm||The Function: New Years Eve 2000s Hip Hop & RnB Party | SF|| $10*
*$20 Early Bird $25 General Admission
|10:00 pm||No Scrubs: New Years Eve ’90s Hip Hop and RnB Party | Neck of the Woods|| $12.50*
*Half Off tickets using code FUNCHEAP
|10:30 pm||NYE Comedy Mega Show at Grand Lake Theater | Oakland|| $35*
*10:30 pm Show / 9:45 pm Doors
|11:00 pm||Taoist Midnight Meditation w/ Tea & Cookies | Oakland||FREE|
|11:00 pm||The Rocky Horror Picture & New Year’s Eve Show | SF||$10|
|11:30 pm||Free Hugs at Midnight for New Year’s Eve | Golden Gate Bridge||FREE|
|11:59 pm||San Francisco New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Midnight | 2018/2019||FREE|