Whether you are looking for a party, a kid friendly event, or something the whole family can enjoy, here are some New Year's Eve events in Abilene to ring in the new year.

  • Paramount Film Series

    This year, Abilene's Paramount Theatre will be showing the film 'Calamity Jane' on New Year's Eve. This special screening stars Doris Day and Howard Keel in a musical western.

    Showtime is at 7:30pm at the historic Paramount Theatre at 352 Cypress Street. Tickets are $6 for all seats. For more information call 676-9620 or check out their website and Facebook with the links below.

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  • The Skatin Place

    Once again, the Skatin Place will be having a New Year's Eve late skate and dance from 7pm to 1am. Cost is $15 per person plus skate rental. Get there between 7;m and 10:30pm and pay only $10. Check out their website below for more information.

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  • Parties at Bars

    The Zone

    The Zone will be the place for the Rock 108 'Get Down to the Countdown which will feature live music from Jack Moore of The Electric Gypsies.There will be plenty of drink and shot specials all night with a champagne toast at midnight. For more on The Zone, check out their Facebook page below.

    Spanky P's

    Spanky P's is the place to dance the night away with Gollihar & His Outlaws. There is no cover charge. Check them out at 2442 South 7th. Spanky P's will also arrange for you a ride home if you need it. Click Spanky P's Facebook page link below for more details.

    Chelsea Street Pub

    Located inside the Mall of Abilene, Chelsea Street Pub will have DJ Kamikaze mixing it some music and also a free champagne toast at midnight. Get more info on their Facebook page, listed below.

    The Station Bar

    At 4201 North First, The Station will have live entertainment from 360 on stage plus a slew of drink specials throughout the night. Only $5 gets you in. Get more details on The Station's Facebook page listed below.


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