by Dylan Taft
on Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 3:16pm.
Got New Year's Eve Plans? Everyone likes to celebrate the New Year in their own way. Some do it BIG, others prefer a quiet night, some like to dance the night away, others just want to party! No matter what your style, you can find a great time in Ulster County, NY this New Year's Eve. Just as real estate in Ulster County, NY varies from town to town, so do our bashes & celebrations! And you don't have to spend big bucks to have a great night. So get some friends and hop in, we'll show you some of the happenings around the Hudson Valley region this New Year's Eve 2012!
Start the Night Off Right With a Meal in Woodstock, NY
Woodstock, NY is known for great and unique restaurants, foremost among them the Bear Cafe, Streamside & Fireside Dining. Offering a picturesque setting perched right on a flowing stream, the Bear Cafe is offering a luxurious multi-course Prix Fixe meal for New Year's Eve, including Oysters on the Half Shell, Pumpkin Ravioli, and Pan-Seared Sashimi just to name a few. The gourmet dinner also comes with free admittance to the Bearsville Theatre Dance Party at the legendary Bearsville Theatre!
Dress Up and Dance the Night Away in Rosendale
New Year's Eve is a great night to get dressed to the nines and bust a move! For a venue that's serious about gettin' down on the dance floor drop in on the Market Market Cafe in Rosendale, NY for their annual Silver & Gold NYE Bash. The rules are simple, if you wear either Silver or Gold in your outfit (a classic NYE theme that celebrates both the old and the new) you get some free champagne - and be prepared to dance to a variety of funky music. For only $5 at the door, this hip bash in the trendy, up & coming town of Rosendale, NY may be the best deal for a great time this New Year's Eve!
Fun & Games in New Paltz, NY
Your most important goal this New Year's Eve is to just have fun. How better to do that than with a group of friends, great music, and some pool, or some darts, or ping pong, or how about foosball? You can do it all at Bacchus Restaurant, Bar & Billiards in New Paltz, NY. Bacchus has a nice sized billiards room full of tables to play with your friends. Other activities include darts, nostalgic foosball fun, and action packed ping pong tables. All while enjoying live music from the band playing in the bustling bar. Throw in a free champagne toast with apps at midnight, and there's no way you can't have an awesome time at this one of many fun New Paltz, NY establishments!
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Party Like a Rock Star at the Historic Waterfront in Kingston
You know you want to, let's just party this New Year's Eve! The clubs and the bars are always jumping down at the Strand in Kingston, and this New Year's Eve will be no exception. The cool thing about the historic waterfront in Kingston, NY, is that you can stroll from a bar like Mariner's Harbor to an Irish pub like Dermot Mahoney's to a nightclub like the Steel House, checking out what each place has to offer. If you want to just raise a glass with friends, or you want to pop bottles to some Hip-Hop, it's all there at the historic Waterfront in Kingston!
New Year, New Beginnings in Ulster County, NY
The great thing about living in Ulster County, NY is that no matter what your idea of a great time is, you'll find it nearby, just waiting on you. January 1st signifies a fresh start, and no better place to welcome the New Year than the Hudson Valley!