If you didn't manage to grab tickets for the sold out Jesse Roper show at Sugar Nightclub, or you've left it to the last minute to plan a romantic night out on the town, Hotel Zed has you covered for New Year's Eve 2015. Ring in 2016 at one of these Zed-rated events, and arrive in style in the Zed Bus (return pickup included until 1am). We'll even let you sleep in the next day (1pm checkout). The Zed New Year package includes a room for two from $109 s/d : promo code "newyrs".
Hecklers New Year (123 Gorge Rd)
It's been a tough year. Let world-class stand up comics Graham Clark and Kristeen Von Hagen lead you in some laughs that will no doubt be a therapeutic end to 2015. Tickets include the show, a dance and pizza after midnight. $25 at 250-386-9207.
Lucky Bar (517 Yates)
Max Ulis (Lighta! Crew), Righteous Rainbows of Togetherness and Sean Evans will keep the dance floor moving into 2016. $20.
Paul's Motor Inn (1900 Douglas)
Shine up your platforms and buff those sequin booty shorts, the Mirror Ball at the Disco Diner is open all night long for this New Years dance party. Two levels for friends and lovers to dance and celebrate a new year with Chinatown Events and Chinatown Social club (decor by Jimbo and Brady Taylor). $40 at eventbrite.ca.
Northern Quarter Soul Party (1724 Douglas)
Fans and Motor Supply will drop two sets of Hammond whirling, guitar twanging, upbeat and dance worthy soul pop. All-vinyl DJs Benji Duke and Neto take turns at the decks. Appies and sparkling wine included. $40.
The Duke's Kentucky Burning NYE (502 Discovery)
This prohibition-inspired, Jim Beam-sponsored country dance party will take you back to the times of rum runners and Al Capone. $15.
Logan's Pub (1821 Cook)
A massive lineup of BC's best to rock your way into 2016: Woolworm, Pinner, Lovecuts, Dummypops and Hurtin. $10.
Happy New Year to you and your family!