Looking for something to do to celebrate the end of 2013 and the start of the new year?
Downtown Jackson will again host its Eve on the Ave celebration, a mini version of the ball drop in New York City's Times Square. The party will also include fireworks, a DJ and a warming tent. The free event goes from 10pm to 12:30am.
There are still a few tickets left if you'd like to ring in the new year on the Grand River. The Michigan Princess is hosting a New Year's Eve Rock the Boat party from 9pm until 2am. It includes hats, party favors, a champagne toast and a balloon drop with prizes inside. Live entertainment will be provided by The Sea Cruisers. Tickets are $40. Call 517-627-2154 to get yours before they sell out.
The Radisson Hotel in downtown Lansing is offering a New Year's Eve package for guests. For $275, it includes a room for two, dinner, gratuities and parking, as well as 10 drink tickets. Avon Bomb will provide live music. Dinner starts at 8:30pm with the party to follow from 9pm to 1am. Contact the hotel if you're interested in attending.
If you know of any New Year's Eve parties, feel free to add them to the comments section below.