Sparks band the Saddle Tramps will perform at the Alley on Victorian Avenue at 8:30 p.m. Friday for New Year’s Eve. The Saddle Tramps will be joined by Disciples, Calling Cadence, and Melvin Makes Machineguns.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. This is the Saddle Tramps’ last show since the band will be taking a break. So, see them while you can. For more information and tickets, visit www.thealleysparks.com.
Whitney Myer Band at Great Basin in Sparks
Black and Brew Ball at Great Basin Brewing Co. in Sparks with Whitney Myer Band and Nothing like a Dame. There will be a free champagne toast at midnight and a dance party all night. Myer is a singer-songwriter who has been playing in the Reno-Sparks area for nine years and is one of the most intriguing up-and-coming artists in the area. Myer has been surrounded by music her whole life and received vocal training for eight years and plays guitar and keyboard.
Show begins at 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the show. For more information, visit www.greatbasinbrewingco.com or call 355-7711.
The Great Basin Brewing Co. is located at 846 Victorian Ave. in Sparks.
My Friends’ New Years Eve Party at the Knit
Pinback, The Grouch, Grieves and Budo, Boggan and the Black Rock City All Stars will ring in the new year at the Knitting Factory beginning at 9 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $47 for general admission, $82 for access to the hosted bar or $995 for a table with bottle service. Tickets can be purchased by visiting http://re.knittingfactory.com or www.ticketfly.com or calling 877-4435-9849 or at the Cal-Neva Casino Main Cashier Cage 24-hours a day and at Recycled Records.
NYE Glitz and Glamour party at Edge in Reno
Edge’s New Year’s Eve party features hosted champagne from 8 to 10 p.m., a full bar and dance floor and a $10,000 diamond giveaway from Precision Diamonds.
Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 at the door and people can buy tickets online in advance to save $10. Reservations can be made by calling 866-821-9996.
New Year’s Eve celebration at Atlantis in Reno
The Atlantis Casino Resort Spa will be ringing in the new year in style. Enjoy live music at the cabaret stage and start the countdown to midnight with free champagne from 10 p.m. to 2011. Atlantis’ Party Patrol will be roaming the casino floor, handing out hats, tiaras and noise makers. Live entertainment from 4 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. For more information, visit www.atlantiscasino.com or call 800-723-6500.
BuBinga is back for NYE party
A special surprise explodes into Reno’s club scene this New Year’s Eve — the Eldorado Hotel Casino proudly brings back BuBinga Lounge for the biggest blowout of the year. As just one of four special celebrations hosted to rock in 2011, the Eldorado is party central Friday.
Be a part of history and experience the final party in the legendary BuBinga Lounge. Named the best nightclub time and time again in readers’ polls by the Reno News & Review and Nevada Magazine, the Eldorado brings BuBinga back for The Last Dance this New Year’s Eve. It all starts at 8 p.m. with DJ D.Rek, DJ JDUB and DJ Matthew Ray. Tickets are available now for $45, which includes special party favors, a BuBinga countdown to 2011 and midnight champagne toast. For table reservations call Denielle at 378-4569.
Want to go big for New Year’s Eve? VIP all-access passes are also available for $65, giving guests a chance to enjoy entry to all the Eldorado’s New Year’s Eve party spots with one wristband. VIPs also can take advantage of a complimentary three-hour hosted premium bar from 8 to 11 p.m. in BuBinga Lounge.
The Eldorado has plenty of places for everyone to party, including The Brew Brothers, Roxy’s Bar and Lounge and Cin Cin. The Brew Brothers New Year’s Eve features Left of Center playing top 40 hits, Audioboxx playing new rock favorites and DJ JBird rockin’ the beat into 2011. Admission is $15 and includes a complimentary drink, party favors and balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight.
Tickets are available by visiting www.eldoradoreno.com or calling 786-5700 to reserve.