The latest recommended events in our planner series.
The casino hosts promotions, live entertainment, free party favors and a champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight at the Center Bar, a Naughty New Years Party by the Pool, and the West Coast Toast at Floyds, a live broadcast of the ball drop from Los Angeles at 3 a.m. and dance party with Miami Club Space resident DJ Ivano Bellini (pictured) along with Floyds resident DJs Santana and Chris Craze. Wed., Dec. 31, 10 p.m.-6 p.m., 5223 N. Orient Road, Tampa, $50 ($40 with poolside admission), 813-627-7625.
WMNF welcomes a diverse lineup of Bay area bands for an evening of songs from a groundbreaking era of music. The performers Talk to Mark, boon, Crabgrass Cowboys, Rancid Polecats, Midnight Bowler's League, Ted Lukas, Christie Lenee, Johnny Zoom, Chadun, Lush Progress, and Roppongis Ace perform three songs each from 68; guests also enjoy a champagne toast and breakfast. Wed., Dec. 31, 7 p.m., Skippers Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa, $25 in advance/$30 at the door, 813-238-8001, wmnf.org.
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