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New Year's Eve 2009 Las Vegas

Posted on December 29, 2009 by Jordan There have been 0 comments

Out with the old and in with the new, as people can’t wait to say good bye to 2009 and welcome a prosperous 2010. New Year's Eve is the biggest night of the year in Las Vegas as people come from all over the world to ring in the New Year with an impressive party that is truly unforgettable. There are plenty of things to do in Las Vegas, from visiting the casinos, dining out, or visiting one of the many special New Years Eve parties including the famous street parties which take place on the Strip or Downtown. Thousands of people flock to the Strip and Fremont Street to have a great time with a party atmosphere that only Vegas could pull off. A must see event is the firework extravaganza that takes place at midnight from the tops of casinos along the Strip. This fireworks show lights up the sky and is truly a world-class presentation. The party downtown on Fremont Street should not be overlooked because it is equally as impressive with live performances all through the night for a packed crowd.

For the 38th consecutive year, “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” will lead America into the New Year when Dick Clark and Ryan Seacrest host specials beginning at 10 p.m. ET on Thursday, December 31 on ABC. Fergie and the Black-Eyed Peas will be hosting the Las Vegas-based party portions of the show at LAX nightclub in the Luxor. The Las Vegas line-up includes performances by The Black Eyed Peas, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Keri Hilson, Colbie Caillat, Robin Thicke, and Orianthi. The show will also included three hours of special performances and reports on other New Year's celebrations from around the world.

Las Vegas' famed Fremont Street Experience is ready for a special New Year's 2010 weekend celebration with its 2nd Annual TributePalooza. The spectacular New Year's Eve includes live concerts by eight of the world's best tribute bands, a 2009 year-in-review show on the Viva Vision screen, followed by a countdown to midnight with Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman and then Fireworks by Grucci under the canopy choreographed to virtual fireworks on Viva Vision.  TributePalooza bands will deliver performances emulating classic favorites Aerosmith, Depeche Mode, Guns N' Roses, INXS, Led Zeppelin, No Doubt, U2 and Van Halen. Plus, there will be a live stage show, "Jimi Hendrix and the Psychedelic Ride." Wristbands are $10 for locals with valid Nevada ID and $20 for out-of-state visitors. Fremont Street Experience is restricted to persons 21 and over on New Year's Eve.

Some other notable parties happening around Las Vegas this New Year’s Eve is at Prive in Planet Hollywood hosted by Holly Madison with Sounds by Jermaine Dupri. This party starts at 9:00pm and goes until 5:00am, with tickets $150.00 per person, Ladies $50.00 per person VIP Tables up to $2000.00 for 8 people. Another celebrity hosted party this New Year’s is with Nicole Richie with DJ Joel Madden from Good Charlotte at LAVO. Things get under way at 9:00pm and costs $150.00 per person, but includes open bar & hors d'oeuvres from 9:00pm til 11:00pm. There will be a champagne toast at midnight with free admission after midnight to TAO nightclub with saved ticket stub.

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