The 12 Days of New Years: A Plan-Ahead Party Guide, Day 4

The four featured happening in our plan-ahead series is a comedy party.

New Year's Eve with John Pinette

Belt-busting, buffet-loving comedian John Pinette is the headliner for a pair of New Year's Eve shows at Tampa Improv — one for the dinner crowd, one for the late-night NYE revelers. Wed., Dec. 31: "Back to Buffet" Dinner Show, buffet seating starts at 5:30 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m., $55 per person (dinner buffet includes chicken, beef and fish selections); and New Year's Eve Celebration Show, 10 p.m., $48 per person (includes assorted cheeses and crackers, or mixed berries and whipped cream, as well as a champagne toast, party favors and post-show dancing), 1600 E. Eighth Ave., Centro Ybor, Ybor City, 21 and up only, 813-864-4000,

For a complete list of New Year’s Eve events, click here.


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