Where to ring in the New Year?

02 Jan 2019 | 09:49

How about a New Years Eve dinner in Sparta, at the Mohawk House, on Dec. 31? They're also having a party with DJ entertainment starting at 8:30 p.m, for those over 21. Or for something in the surrounding area, how about First Night in Morris County? There's also a children's countdown at the Sparta Library during the day on Dec. 31, 2018.
Here is a list with a few of the local and surrounding area events where one can start 2019 with just the right celebration.
Celebrate locally on Dec. 31 by having dinner at The Mohawk House
3 S. Sparta Ave.
Sparta, NJ
973-729-6464
Party King DJs NYE BASH with resident DJs Ronnie & Dana at 8:30 p.m. (adults only in bar area).
For more info: www.mohawkhouse.com/event/party-king-djs-nye-bash/
Mountain Creek's New Years Eve Bash
Mountain Creek Resort
200 State Rt 94
Vernon, NJ
973-827-2000
1980s-style partying with big hair, glow-in-the-dark attire.
Includes access to the main floor party, champagne toast at midnight and party favors.
Book an overnight stay at Mountain Creek's Appalachian & Black Creek Sanctuary.
For information contact info@mountaincreek.com.
First Night Morris County
4:45 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Downtown Morristown festivities start at 4:45 p.m. and include more than performances, 23 venues, free shuttle bus service, and programs for all ages. For kids, there's face painting, fun with Legos, a Children’s Fun Festival, Rizzo’s Reptile Discovery, hula hoop fun, and more. Don’t miss fireworks at 9 p.m. and also at midnight on the green.
Morris County, NJ
Cost: $25 Admission, 4 pack for $90, Children 4 and under free.
Emerald Ballroom Family Party at Crystal Springs Resort
6:30 p.m. – 1 a.m.
A 3-course dinner at Crystal Springs Resort kicks off with a cocktail reception and premium open bar and passed hors-d’oeuvres at 6:30 p.m. immediately followed by a sit-down dinner and dancing in the Emerald Ballroom. Dinner, dancing, party favors, unlimited beverages and open bar for those of age.
Emerald Ballroom at Grand Cascades Lodge
Sussex County, NJ
Cost: $150 for those over age 12, $50 for ages 4 – 11, Children age 4 and under are free.
Kids Countdown at the Sparta Library
The Sparta Public Library invites children to say farewell to 2018 at the Sparta Library on Dec. 31, 2018.
The Library will supply music, snacks, and a fun craft to do. There will also be a countdown.
This event is 11:30 a.m. at the Library, 22 Woodport Road in Sparta and is open to children in grades 1 to 5.
For information call 973-739-3101. To attend the event, register at Sparta Public Library's web site: www.spartalibrary.com
New Years Eve at Westin Governor Morris
Westin Governor Morris.
2 Whippany Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960
908-799-8294
Includes 5-hour open-bar, 3-course sit-down dinner. Live music by The Party Crashers with special performances by Lights Out and Jonni Drue. Couple's Packages available include overnight hotel accommodations with complimentary breakfast. Group discounts are available with private seating.
First Night Morris County.
More than 20 venues, music, arts, children's programs, most within walking distance.
Free shuttle all evening and fireworks. Events include a wide variety of activities or shows including tap dancing and a dinosaur show.
For more information or to purchase tickets visit the web site: https://www.firstnightmorris.com