Going out this New Year’s Eve? Stay local and join in one of the many celebrations taking place right here in your own backyard. McKinney offers a great selection of New Year's Eve events to help you ring in 2014! From family activities to adult-only celebrations, here are some of the best:

New Year's Eve Rockin' Bash at Grotto Live

You might have already discovered Grotto Live and if so, you’ll be happy to know that you can head there for New Year’s Eve and dance the night away to Hwy 31. In addition, you will enjoy a Four Course hand crafted menu by Chef Andrea Rowland, then Champagne Toast, Balloon Drop and Party Favors at Midnight. Cost is $75 per person, party starts at 7 p.m.

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Grotto Live

110 E. Louisiana St.

McKinney, TX 75069

214-726-0251

grottolive.com

A Storybook New Year’s Eve Bash

Do you want to go out for the New Year, but prefer to wear your cowboy boots over shiny loafers or high heels? The celebration for you might be the Second Annual New Year’s Eve Party at the Historic Storybook Ranch in McKinney. This event will offer an All You Can Eat Buffet, music from the award winning band Kounterfeit, wagon rides, Wild West Gunfight Shows at 10 p.m. and midnight, a Champagne Toast and much more. The cash bar opens at 7:45 p.m., music starts at 8 p.m., and dinner will be served at 8:15 p.m. The cost is $90 per couple or $50 per individual; call for reservations.

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Historic Storybook Ranch

3701 S. Custer Rd.

McKinney, TX 75070

972-369-0874

storybookranch.org

NYE Classic Dinner at Rick's Chophouse

A NYE Classic Dinner and champagne toast at midnight in the Grand Lounge. Call for reservations and details - 214-726-9251. Also, a Grand Hotel NYE Get-away. One night's stay at downtown McKinney's boutique Grand Hotel. $269. Call 214-726-9251 to make reservations.

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Rick's Chophouse

107 N. Kentucky St.

McKinney, TX 75069

214-726-9251

rickschophouse.com

 

New Year’s Eve Music and Celebration — Fairview Down Under

For a great night of New Year’s partying, head down under to the music and bar in Fairview known as Fairview Down Under. This New Year’s Eve they are featuring music by Good Question Band, a Champagne Toast at Midnight, and a Breakfast Buffet at 1 a.m. all for $50 per person (includes Valet Parking). Call to make your reservations.

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Fairview Down Under

352 Town Plaza

Fairview, TX 75069

972-549-4115

fairviewdownunder.com

NYE BASH — Hank's Texas Grill

If you are looking for live music, good food and a laid back atmosphere, run over to Hank’s Texas Grill in McKinney for their New Year’s Eve Bash! With band Eleven Hundred Springs. Band begins at 10 p.m. Tickets are $22 in advance, $25 at the door.

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Hank’s Texas Grill

1310 N. Central Expressway

McKinney, TX 75069

972-542-5144

hankstexasgrill.com

New Year’s Eve Bash for Kids at the Adventure Kids

If you don’t have a sitter this year, you might want to check out the New Year’s Eve Bash at Adventure Kids in McKinney. They have activities and fun planned for the kiddos from 6:30 p.m. until 2 a.m. Price is $8 per child. Call Adventure Kids to make reservations.

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Adventure Kids Playcare

3300 W. Eldorado Pkwy., Suite 900

McKinney, TX 75070

214-491-4088

adventurekidsplaycare.com

New Year's Eve Masquerade Party at Churchill's

Churchill's is hosting a New Year's Eve Masquerade Party on Tuesday, Dec. 31 beginning at 7 p.m. Champagne Toast at midnight, party favors, drink specials and more. And don't forget your mask. Call for prices and reservations.

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Churchill's British Restaurant and Pub

100 N. Tennessee St.

McKinney, TX 75069

972-562-2929

churchillsmckinney.com

 

NYE Party at Cadillac Pizza Pub

Kick in the New Year at Cadillac Pizza Pub with Manny & the Gringoderos. Hot food, cold beverages, and a rocking show starting at 9 p.m. No cover charge or tickets needed for this party. Plan on spending your New Years with the Caddy Crew.

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Cadillac Pizza Pub

112 S. Kentucky St.

McKinney, TX 75069

972-547-3833

cadillacpizzapub.com

New Year's Eve at The Sanctuary

Ring in the New Year at The Sanctuary Music and Events Center with the Maylee Thomas Band. There will be dinner available, dancing and ringing in the new year. The band will begin live music at 8 p.m. General admission for $30 includes a Champagne Toast and Breakfast Buffet at midnight. Cash Bar will be available throughout the evening.

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The Sanctuary

6633 Virginia Pkwy.

McKinney, TX 75071

972-540-9293

thesanctuarymckinney.com

New Year's Eve at Landon Winery & Bistro

Registration is now open for their New Year's Eve Party and Ballroom Celebration. Landon Winery is hosting a Dinner and Dance Party in the main Ballroom including a gourmet dinner, two wine tickets for use on any two glasses of Landon Winery labeled wine, DJ with dancing, party favors and Sparkling Wine toast at midnight. Enjoy an exquisite dinner with wonderful wines and dance the night away with friends. Discount is available on rooms at the Comfort Suites with shuttle service included to and from the winery. Click here for more details.

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Landon Winery Greenville

2508 Lee St.

Greenville, TX 75414

972-542-3030

landonwinery.com