Setai Hotel. Sexy Celebration at the Setai: Be sure to dress festively for a DJ and dancing in the courtyard. Complimentary premium bar and passed menu selections from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sat., Dec. 31, 10 p.m. $500. 800-767-0796. 101 20th St, Miami Beach, 305-520-6500.
Sheba Ethiopian Restaurant. Traditional Ethiopian New Years Celebration: Toast in the new year Ethiopian style, with traditional fare like doro wat, gored gored, and fit fit salad, all accompanied by an authentic live band. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m.-midnight. 4029 N Miami Ave, North Miami, 305-573-1819, www.shebamiami.com.
Shine. New Years Eve Party: Shine is celebrating its first new year with headlining act Frankie Knuckles, the Godfather of House, in the main room. Enjoy a live performance by Soul Mekanic. DJ Justin Johnson will be spinning in the lounge. Complimentary bar 9 to 10 p.m. Sat., Dec. 31. $100. 1801 Collins Ave (in the Shelborne Hotel), Miami Beach, 305-341-1455, www.shinesouthbeach.com.
Sloppy Joes Bar. Conch Shell Drop: Get saucy at this locals bar and watch the descent of the iconic Key West conch shell. Sat., Dec. 31. 305-296-2388 ext. 21. 201 Duval St, Key West, 305-294-5717.
Solid Gold. Sobespots Party: Sobespots members and all their guests are invited to party it up on New Years Eve 2006. DJ Tony Tone will be spinning a variety of beats from hip-hop, R&B, rock, and old school. Admission includes all you can drink. VIP tables will be available for $450, which includes admission for four people, a bottle of Moet plus your choice of a bottle of premium alcohol. Any additional people will be $100 per person. There are 500 tickets available for Sobespots members and their guests. Sat., Dec. 31. $50 prepaid, $75 door. sobespots.com. 2355 Sunny Isles Blvd, North Miami Beach, 305-956-5627.
Space. Dance at Space: You can bet that every diehard dance music fanatic in Miami will be seen at this New Years extravaganza. DJs Cedric Gervais, Ivano Bellini, Lazardi, Affect, Ariel, and others will be rocking the party well into the new year. Food, drinks, and a champagne toast are also on the party roster. Presale tickets, which are $40, include express admission, open bar, party favors, and champagne from 9 p.m. to midnight. VIP tables start at $600 for four and $100 for each additional person. Regular admission will be $50 before midnight. And as always, dress to impress. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m. www.clubspace.com. 34 NE 11th St, Miami, 305-350-1956.
Spirits. In the New Year Spirit: If you feel like traveling to Broward to party this is the place to go. Presale $40 discount ticket includes express admission, party favors, open bar, and champagne till midnight. VIP tables start at $600 for four and $100 for each additional person. Dress to impress and arrive early to avoid traffic. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m. www.clubspirits.com. 5729 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 954-327-9777.
Stir Crazy Lounge. Sexy New Years at Stir Crazy: Sing Auld Lang Syne with a passel of sexy ladies. The strippers will climb off the stage and meet you at the bar at midnight, for a complimentary champagne toast. Sat., Dec. 31, 10 p.m. 12425 S Dixie Hwy, Kendall, 305-233-4432.
Sushisamba. Say SushiSamba Dromo for New Years!: Try a taste of the exotic at SushiSamba this New Years Eve. The popular restaurant is offering a traditional Japanese omakase menu, which means putting your trust in the chef, eating whatever the chef feels like cooking for you. Dont be afraid to take a culinary adventure, the chefs are first class. For a mere $75 you can enjoy a six-course meal that will include caviar-studded sea scallops, sautéed lobster tail, a celebration of sushi, and sparkling sake-marinated berries for dessert. Sat., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. $75, price does not include beverage, tax or gratuity. 305-673-5337. www.sushisamba.com. 600 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach.
Swisher Xtreme: Want to get hooked up with access to the hottest VIP events? Go to www.swisherxtreme.com and sign up now! Check out the muevete photo gallery for photos of past events, or click on sweeties and get to know the Swisherxtreme Sweetie of the month. Join us in selecting the next Swisherxtreme Sweetie! Muevete to the sound of Latin music. Ladies wear your baddest outfit and get ready to be selected. And guys, join us and shout for the hottest Latina. The winner gets $200 in cash. Sat., Dec. 31, www.swisherxtreme.com.
Tabu Nightclub. Fetish Factory NYE Party: This is a more intimate venue than the usual Fetish Factory venues. There will be 300 tickets for sale in advance at Fetish Factory for the discount price of $15. After those are gone, an additional 100 full-price tickets will be for sale at Fetish Factory and the door for $20. Remember, tickets are limited. So if you are serious about attending this event and dont want to miss out, stop by the store and pick up your tickets early. After all, this will be a very unique NYE celebration. Sat., Dec. 31. Tabu Nightclub, 2674 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, 954-566-6331.
Talula. Dine and Dance: Enjoy your New Years Eve with a meticulously prepared tasting menu prepared by Chefs Andrea & Frank and their culinary team. A complimentary champagne toast is included at midnight. The prix fixe menu includes hamachi ceviche, poached shrimp and Maine lobster risotto, braised short rib ravioli, pan roasted filet mignon, and chocolate opera cake and mango cheesecake for dessert. DJ Bill Kelly will keep you dancing, and an a la carte menu and champagne specials are also available. Call for reservations. Sat., Dec. 31. $85 per guest; a gratuity of 20% will be added to all checks this evening. 210 23rd St, Miami Beach, 305-672-0778.