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Ring in the New Year – 2018

Posted on December 27th, 2017

Ring in the New Year with style – delicious dining options and countdowns in northern Michigan on Sunday, December 31, 2017.

Stafford’s Bay View Inn – 5:30 to 8:30 pm
Holiday buffet with friends and family! Starters, hot accompaniments, entrees, hand-carved meats and desserts. View buffet items here.
$32.95 adults & $15.95 children. Reservations encouraged, 231-347-2771.

Stafford’s Perry Hotel – 5 to 10 pm
Dinner and entertainment by the Charlie Millard Trio. View Chef Ken’s holiday buffet items.
$42.95 per guest. Reservations are recommended, 231-347-4000.

Stafford’s Pier Restaurant – 3 to 8 pm
The evening includes your choice of salad, appetizer, entrée & dessert. Take a look at Chef Rob’s special menu.
$65 per guest. Reservations recommended, 231-526-6201.

Stafford’s Weathervane Restaurant – 4:30 pm to 1 am
Select holiday menu, beginning at 4:30 pm. Live entertainment by the John Archambault band, 9 pm to 1 am. Don’t miss the bridge drop and fireworks at midnight, too! View Chef Rob’s delicious menu.
Reservations recommended, 231-547-4311.

Noggin Room Pub – 8:30 pm – Midnight
We’ll be ringing in the New Year with live music by A Brighter Bloom! Enjoy our a la carte menu, over 40 brews and roll-up-your sleeves fun! 

Charlevoix Bridge Drop
It’s more than just a bridge drop! Snowman making contest, horse drawn carriage rides, s’mores and hot coco, arts and crafts at the Charlevoix Circle of Arts, and a free kid’s movie at Charlevoix Cinema III. The greatest New Year’s Eve firework shows will take place at 9 pm and midnight. Bring the whole family for an evening of fun!

New Year’s Eve at the Arts Center
Art, music, dance, theater, performances & workshops with food & refreshments. “Midnight at 9” ball-drop on Division Street. This is a wonderful way for the whole family to ring in the new year!