New Year’s Eve: San Diego

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If you are in town visiting our great city this New Year’s there will be a variety of events that you won’t want to miss. The hardest part will be deciding which ones to go to! San Diego has something to offer for everyone when it comes to ringing in the new year, whether you’re a bit of a procrastinator looking for a last minute outing, or if someone who plans their new years extravaganza days in advance, our city is here to serve you. Locals would suggest that our visiting OPI guests check out the following New Year’s events, which are mainstays of the holiday in San Diego:

Big Night San Diego: Hilton Bayfront Hotel

Big Night San Diego has become popular with the young population in San Diego because of its size and mouthwatering all-inclusive food and drink specials. Leave your wallet at home because a ticket to this huge event covers it all! The twelve different party zones, all night open bar, and delicious buffet all make this event truly one of a kind! Just make sure that you don’t forget your ID because this event is 21 and up. Tickets are $109.99 per person, and $169.99 VIP tickets are also available.

New Year’s Eve Gala Aboard the Midway Aircraft Carrier

This event is unique in that it is hosted upon the deck of the famous San Diego landmark at the USS Midway. This event offers an astonishing view of the midnight fireworks display over the San Diego harbor, and features amazing food from Peatree’s Catering. The event hosts an open premium bar, a gourmet dinner buffet, and live music all night. The party lasts from 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. and tickets are $159 per person.

New Year’s Yacht Party

This ritzy New Year’s event is held aboard the largest private yacht charter in Southern California. Enjoy unlimited beer, wine and top shelf liquors from the bars aboard the ship, and indulge yourself in hors’ devours, chocolate fountains and an array of delicious foods and desserts. The ship features three different genres of music that will be suitable for all tastes! Boarding lasts from 8-9:30 p.m. and the yacht will return to the dock around 12:30 a.m. Tickets for this event are $159 and advance purchase is required.

National Comedy Theatre

If you’re looking for something unconventional this New Year’s, head on down to the National Comedy Theatre where you will be treated to a New Year’s Eve Spectacular. The National Comedy Theatre is a fast-paced improv comedy troupe who performs a “Whose Line is it Anyway” style act. This celebration offers catered food and an after-party show with the cast. The show has been recognized nationally and is appropriate for all ages. Tickets are $69 per person and events begin at 9 p.m.

So whether you’re looking to ring in 2011 on the open sea, aboard a flashy yacht, dancing in a variety of party rooms, or laughing with the whole family, San Diego has a great event planned for you this New Year’s Eve!