December 19, 2013

Ready to ring in the New Year? The year 2014 is approaching fast, and if you haven'€™t made any plans for ringing in the New Year yet, we'€™ve got you covered! From family celebrations to fancy dinners for two, check out the list below for some festive ideas on what to do in Orange County this New Year'€™s Eve.

Noon Year'€™s Eve at the Discovery Science Center

Who says you have to stay up until midnight to celebrate the New Year? Kick off 2014 with a fun-filled day of hands-on activities, learning stations, a ginger ale toast and a balloon drop at Discovery Science Center.

New Year'€™s Eve Comedy Mystery Dinner

Enjoy a four-course meal while attempting to solve a murder mystery during a live professional and interactive show set during the year 1955. This enjoyable night will fill you with laughter and will surely be a New Year'€™s Eve to remember.

Early Bird Price: $114.50 per person (includes gratuity). You can get a free bottle of champagne for group reservations of six or more!

Heat Ultra Lounge New Year'€™s Eve 2014

Heat Ultra Lounge nightclub located at the GardenWalk in Anaheim, is said to have a New Year'€™s celebration unlike any other. Enjoy a night of dancing, champagne toast, massive balloons, confetti cannons and party favors at midnight. Right outside Heat Ultra Lounge'€™s doors, you can get a great view of the Disneyland fireworks.

N'€™awlins Masquerade New Year'€™s Eve Celebration at Ralph Brennan'€™s Jazz Kitchen

Celebrate the New Year with" New Orleans" flair! For a price of $99, enjoy a three-course dinner, party hats, feather masks, live music, a free photo booth, a balloon artist and more!

St. Regis New Year'€™s Eve with The Great Gatsby

Celebrate the roaring twenties '€“ Great Gatsby style. Dress up in your finest Great Gatsby attire and enjoy signature Gatsby-inspired cocktails, several culinary stations and a toast at midnight. Tickets start at $100 and include food, 3 complimentary drinks and dancing all night long. VIP access and bottle service are available.

The St. Regis Monarch Beach also has other New Year'€™s Eve events to choose from, including a six-course dinner and wine pairing at Stonehill Tavern, a delectable dinner in a beautiful setting at Motif Restaurant" and great music, dancing and a midnight champagne toast in the Lobby Lounge.

There are many more events happening all around Orange County to celebrate 2014. Don'€™t forget to keep an eye on The Calendar of Events" for more New Year'€™s Eve events ideas.