What are you doing New Year’s Eve? You’d better decide quickly. On a night like this, the best events sell out early. Here’s a list of possibilities — entertainers, special dinners, nights on the town — across the Front Range.
Zoo Year’s Eve
New Year’s Eve party beginning at 5 p.m. with entertainment for children and an early countdown at 9 p.m. Zoo lights are lit up over 38 acres. $6-10. 2300 Steel St. 303-376-4800.
Night in Vienna with Colorado Symphony
6:30 p.m. to end in time to see the 9 p.m. fireworks on the 16th Street Mall. $32-85. 1000 14th St. 303-623-7876. coloradosymphony.org
Big Head Todd and the Monsters
Doors open at 8:30 p.m., show at 9:30 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre. $60.50-70.50. 1621 Glenarm Place. 303-825-4904. paramountdenver.com
Children’s Museum of Denver
Five ball drops just like Times Square every hour from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. watch confetti splash the plaza and make their own fireworks when they jump of