Local places where you can spend New Year’s Eve or Day

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — If you’re looking for somewhere to ring in the new year, here are some options:


Iskalo Development Corp.’s Electric Tower

New Year’s Eve Ball Drop

535 Washington St.

New Year’s Eve



Bar Louie

Kiss Off 2017 New Year’s Eve party

Walden Galleria

New Year’s Eve, 9 p.m. – Midnight

Tickets cost $50 and include all-you-can-drink access to martinis, draft beer, wine, mixed drinks and a champagne toast at Midnight.


Bravo! Cucina Italia

Walden Galleria

New Year’s Day

$5 Bloody Marys and mimosas, along with an exclusive menu


Dave & Buster’s

Walden Galleria

Party packages start at $29. More information can be found here.


The Melting Pot

Walden Galleria

New Year’s Eve, 12 p.m. – Midnight

Five-course prix-fixe dinner menu and late night special. Prices start at $49.95/person. Reservations can be made by calling (716) 685-6358.



The Penalty Box and Cornerstone CFCU Arena

Little Lockport Ball Drop

34 Chestnut St.

New Year’s Eve, 8:30 p.m.

Free open skate at the arena from 9-11 p.m., with $2 skate rentals.

A party will take place in the parking lot at 9 p.m. and the ball drop will happen at Midnight, followed by a fireworks show.



The Conference & Event Center

Old Falls Street’s Family Fun New Year’s Eve celebration

101 Old Falls St.

New Year’s Eve, 5-10 p.m.

A balloon drop with a sparkling juice toast will take place at 10 p.m. Guests will receive complimentary noisemakers and holiday hats.

Pre-sale tickets are $6 for people age four and over; Anyone younger will be admitted for free. Tickets are $8 at the door.

Tickets can be bought here or at the venue’s administration office at 101 Old Falls St. until 5 p.m. on Friday.


Ice skating and ball drop

New Year’s Eve, 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

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