New Year’s Eve 2019: Last-minute ways to celebrate in and around Atlanta

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If you’re still searching for New Year’s Eve plans, there are several places you can celebrate 2020.

Check the list below for gatherings in and around Atlanta where you can get tickets before the clock strikes midnight.

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NYE 2020 at Red Martini

The Buckhead restaurant lounge’s celebrations include a buffet and a live view of Times Square’s ball drop. But going last minute has a price. VIP tickets start at $125 at the door and increase as midnight nears.

General admission tickets begin at $35; VIP tickets start at $85

9 p.m. - 3 a.m.

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

Red Martini, 3179 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA 30305

NYE Party at Axis Replay

A silent disco, food and board games are part of this Krog Street bash. Raffle tickets are included for door prizes, and complimentary valet parking is available.

$25

7 p.m.-2 a.m.

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

Axis Replay, 112 Krog St. No. 10 , Atlanta, GA, 30307

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2020 NYE Party at Buckhead Saloon

Food, entertainment and an open bar are promised for a low price at this 21 and up Buckhead party. DJ Suspense will blast hit music and videos ahead of a video countdown to midnight.

General admission is $50; VIP is $75

8:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m.

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

Buckhead Saloon, 3227 Roswell Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

New Year's Eve at City Winery

Despite the name, there’s more booze than just wine to be had inside Ponce City Market.

Beer, liquor and food options will be on tap for the 21 and up event. An all-inclusive buffet, and live music from Coast Guard and DJ Aetii round out the party.

General admission is $99 advance, $109 after Dec. 23, $119 day of event. VIP is $139 advance, $149 after Dec. 23 and not available the day of.

9 p.m.- 1 a.m. (VIP begins at 8 p.m.)

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

City Winery, 650 North Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

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New Year's Eve Celebration at Atlanta Cuban Club

The entire family is welcome at this New Year’s Eve event in Doraville. Latin dinner and dessert, live music by duo Havana Son, and dancing are among the things included in each ticket.

Children under 5 are free. Ages 5-12 are $20. Youth admission for ages 13-20 is $35, and general admission for adults 21 and up is $70. Ticket prices do not include applicable fees.

8 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

Atlanta Cuban Club, 5797 New Peachtree Road, Doraville, GA 30340

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