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New Year’s Eve Party Guide

Fireworks, free concerts, midnight hikes, open bars, all-night dance clubs and more!
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Got plans for New Year’s Eve yet? There are many events and venues around the Bay area offering free or inexpensive New Year’s Eve events in the San Francisco Bay Area on December 31, 2012 and we’ve done our best to uncover and highlight the best ones for you.

We here at FuncheapSF wish you a great time tonight and hope you are able to keep your wallet in your pocket for most of the night.

Happy New Year!
– Johnny Funcheap

FuncheapSF’s Best New Year’s Eve Bargains for 2013

San Francisco New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show | 2013
Ring in 2013 with 200,000 fellow bundled-up San Franciscans for a waterfront fireworks tradition as the city is once again hosting a free waterfront midnight fireworks show on New Year’s Eve. | FREE | December 31, 2012 | Midnight | Embarcadero

Sierra Club New Year’s Eve Midnight Hike & Fireworks
Welcome in 2013 by exploring some of San Francisco’s best walkways and vistas. Be prepared for some steep climbs and descents and many stairs. Stay after the hike to enjoy the midnight fireworks show. | FREE but RSVP required | December 31, 2012 | 8p | Ferry Building

Free Midnight Lap Dances
If you arrive early to the historic Condor club in North Beach, you can free entry plus a voucher for a free 11pm or midnight lap dance – plus $5 drink specials. | FREE with RSVP | December 31, 2012 | 10p | Condor

The Endup’s All Night Dance Party & Free Drinks
With a little promotional push from Stoli, The Endup is throwing an epic sounding 1950’s sci-fi themed New Year’s Eve fash with complimentary cocktails & appetizers, a champagne toast and DJs all night until Noon the next day. | FREE but RSVP required no later than 12/29 – otherwise it’s $40. | December 31, 2012 | 8p | The Endup

$10 Open Bar & Old School Dance Party
Come join Milk for the last party of 2012 with an Absolut Vodka hosted open bar from 9-10pm, NYE decor, a champagne toast at midnight, and DJ Prince Aries spinning Hip Hop, Old School, ’90s and Top 40. | $10 adv. | December 31, 2012 | 8p | Milk

1984 New Year’s Eve
Club 1984 is throwing a free New Year’s Eve Party at Mighty with free champagne toast at midnight, and free admission all night.  Celebrate the New Year with two dance floors of non-stop ’80s music and video DJs. | FREE | December 31, 2012 | 9p

A Ramones Punk Rock New Year’s Eve
Hey ho… let’s go! Blast into 2013 on the punk links of The Ramones (actually, a tribute band called “The Remones” with a free NYE punk rock party at The Riptide where the L Taravel ends right at the Ocean | FREE | December 31, 2012 | 9:30pm

New Year’s Eve Silent Disco Party
Groove in silence all night with a pair of wireless headphones tuned into the DJs at this silent disco benefit for the Rainforest Action Network to help save the tigers.  | $5 Adv. | December 31, 2012 | 8p | Vagabond Ballroom, Oakland

Free Rides Home on New Year’s Eve | Free Cabs, Free Tows, Free Muni
December 31, 2012 | All Night

There’s no reason to drive home drunk on New Year’s Eve when Muni is free all night (8pm to 6am), AAA is offering free “Tipsy Tows” for you and your car (even if you’re not a AAA member) and the “Safe and Sober Free Cab Ride Home” program provides nearly 500 free taxi rides home for revelers in Alameda, Oakland, Berkeley, and San Francisco from 10 pm on Monday, December 31, 2012, through 3 am.

Details: Free Taxi Rides Home | Free Muni Bus Rides | Free AAA “Tipsy Tow” | Free Downtown Oakland Bus


>> Full List of 60+ fun New Year’s Eve 2012 Events that are $40 or less – https://sf.funcheap.com/2012/12/31/

Funcheap’s New Year’s Eve Sponsor: Mighty
1984 New Year’s Eve
Free All Night | Free Champagne Toast at Midnight
– Monday, December 31, 2012 (9p-2a)
– Mighty, 119 Utah St. SF
In appreciation of all your support over the years, 1984 is throwing their third annual free New Year’s Eve Party, with  free champagne toast and Two Dance Floors of Non-Stop ’80s music. | FREE with RSVP | 21+