The Chicagoan. Sing Your Way to a New Year: Free food and prizes tonight as you count down to the new year. You can karaoke too! Sat., Dec. 31. 10702 NW 7th Ave, Miami, 305-756-5306.
China Grill. Premium Dining with Premium Open Bar: Join China Grill for dinner or just for fun this New Years Eve. General admission is $150 per person and includes premium open bar. DJ Danny Stern will be manning the ones and twos. Four-course dinner tickets cost $225 per person including premium open bar cocktail service. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m.-3 a.m. 404 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, 305-534-2211.
Churchills. No Crazy Prices: If you think sipping champagne and paying $200 for a party is a yuppies NYE wet dream, then come to one of Miamis only mohawk havens. There will be no ridiculous prices and torn jeans are the standard as opposed to glittery gowns and pressed suits. Ha Ha Help!, Noveltype, and many others will be performing. Sat., Dec. 31. 5501 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, 305-757-1807.
Clarkes. A Regular Good Time at Clarkes: Step into this restaurant/pub and youll feel like youre ringing in New Years Eve in Dublin, Ireland. Enjoy regular pub fare favorites like bangers and mash, shepherds pie, and fish and chips, and toast with a pint of Guinness and party favors at midnight. Sat., Dec. 31, 6 p.m.-midnight. 840 1st St, Miami Beach, 305-538-9885, www.clarkesmiamibeach.com.
The Clevelander. Walk Like An Egyptian at the Clevelander: Wake the Pharoahs is the theme for the evening, so expect the greatest Egyptian night on South Beach. DJ Mr. Friendly, DJ Furiouz, and DJ LNR will man the ones and twos while dancers get down into their choreographed routines. Come early for an afternoon pool party from 1 to 6 pm, then dance the night away starting at 8. Presale tickets are available for $30, and VIP table service is also available. Sat., Dec. 31. 786-276-1414. www.clevelander.com. 1020 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, 305-531-3485.
The Club at Emerald Hills. New Years Eve Latin Cabaret: with DJ Elliot Crespo, the Edwin Bonilla Big Band Latin Orchestra, Cuban Pete and Barbara Craddock, Ife Ile Afro-Cuban Dance and Music Ensemble, Salsa Karibe, Diego and Diana, and more. Sat., Dec. 31. 4100 N Hills Dr, Hollywood, 954-989-6575.
Club Cinema. Eddie Money: It would be a good idea to find someone to take you home tonight after this '70s chart toppers New Years concert. Sat., Dec. 31, 7:30 p.m. $50. 3251 N Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, 954-785-5224.
Club Deco. Celebrate at the Hottest New Club on the Beach: Shake your groove thing to house and hip-hop at this upscale new club. Expect celebrity guests in the upstairs VIP lounge, the cool crowd on the outside rooftop patio, and the crunk party monsters on the dance floor downstairs. Call for details and reservations. Sat., Dec. 31, 10 p.m. 305-531-3937. 637 Washington Ave, Miami Beach.
Club Deep. Dance on an Aquarium: The world-famous Club Deep features a 2000-gallon aquarium dance floor. For New Years, you can boogie with the fishies till the sun comes up at this hot SoBe nightclub. Tonights shindig will be hosted by the hottest DJs from Power 96, spinning dance, funk, hip-hop, R&B, reggae and Latin music. Celebrity guest invites include NFL, NBA, MLB, models, adult stars, and television and music video celebrities. The party will start at 9:00 p.m. and open with a hot and cold buffet and all house drinks for $3 from 9:00 to 11:00. Everyone will be greeted at the door with a personal bottle of champagne (Splitz). The party favors will be out by 11:30 for the midnight celebration, plus a champagne toast and a $1000 balloon drop at midnight. Everyone will leave the club with a smile and a few souvenirs such as a Club Deep 2006 NYE T-shirt and a Club Deep Flashing LED Glass. Sat., Dec. 31. $70. 305-970-5699. www.clubdeep.com. 621 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, 305-532-1509.
crobar. Happy Sixth: Celebrate six years of New Years parties at crobar. There will be six DJs, three rooms of different sounds, two balloon drops, twelve performers, confetti cannons, flowing champagne, party favors, tasty chocolates, and more. Join VH1s My Fair Brady stars Adrianne Curry & Christopher Knight. Guest appearances by Miamis hottest firefighters releasing their 2006 calendar. Performers include Circ X, Hot Jams Dancers, CJ, Brainwash, Door Diva Barbarella, and Little Man Scott. Music orchestration by DJs Louis Dee, Ralph Falcon, Radamas, Joey Andron, and special guests to be announced. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m. $50 general admission, $150 table packages. 866-926-8499 general admission; 305-672-8084 table reservations. 1445 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, 305-672-8084.
Dada: Delrays coziest spot for fine dining and live local music will offer a three-course fixed menu for your palate. As for your ears, the jazz, funk fusion of Secret Knock is on the menu. For nocturnal revelers, the venue will stay open until 4 a.m. Sat., Dec. 31, $60. Dada Restaurant and Lounge, 52 N Swinton Ave, Delray Beach, 561-330-3232.
The District. Dine at The District: This Design District mainstay is offering a decadent three-course dinner with your choice of wine or champagne. The restaurants only seating is at 8 p.m. Then get ready to dance when Poplife and The District count down 2005 with special guest DJ Diplo (Hollertronix) mixing his amazing mashups, along with red-hot Matt Cash, Alejandro, and Aramis. Also, Alex Caso and Induce in the Red Velvet Room. Sat., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. $25 advance tickets. www.epoplife.com. 35 NE 40th St, Miami, 305-576-7242.