The Hit List: 5 Spots to Ring in 2017

Chris Cantu | December 2, 2016 | Feature Features

H-Town departs from 2016 in style, offering an enticing list of New Year's Eve celebrations to help ring in midnight with style.
Toast 2017 with one of this hot happenings around Houston.

1. The Omni Houston Hotel presents a glitzy New Year’s Eve party with Houston magazine. An overnight stay, flowing bubbly, a balloon drop and a photo booth make up the merriment. $399 per couple, 4 Riverway, 713.871.8181

2. Ars Lyrica opens 2017 with Bachanalia: Canatas for the New Year. Enjoy a preconcert dinner and cocktails, then continue the festivities at the gala following the performance. $65-$75 per person, The Hobby Center, 800 Bagby St., 713.315.2525

3. Tick the clock backwards with ’80s cover band LC Rocks at Silver Street Studios for The H-Town Countdown 2017. With well-stocked bars, aerialists, a balloon drop and DJ Tony Styles, step into the New Year with hips moving and hands in the air. $125 per person, 2000 Edwards St, 713.444.4509

4. Hotel Sorella offers a chic New Year with a fete at its Monnalisa restaurant. The package includes an overnight stay, live music from Austin band Roxy Roca, a balloon drop and a Champagne toast. $419 per couple, in CityCentre, 713.973.1600

5. The popular Hyatt Regency Houston New Year’s celebration welcomes 2017 in spectacular fashion. Partygoers will behold a 50,000 balloon drop at the strike of midnight, and have Champagne toasts and a night full of dancing. 1200 Louisiana St., 713.654.1234


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