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With so many options, New Year's Eve can be one of the most difficult holidays to plan. From fancy Soirees to all-night massives with Diplo and Kreayshawn, there is a party for any impulse in our New Year's Eve Guide. If you don't want to wait for Saturday, Chuckie and John Beaver are holding down the dance floor at Vessel and the Stay Gold End of the Year Bash says goodbye to 2011 at Public Works. The Donuts party celebrates its fifth anniversary and the Sea Of Dreams Pre-Party gets it going with Addison Groove, Sepalcure and Mux Mool. And for those who just can't get enough, Breakfast in Bed brings the after party to Supperclub during the early morning hours of New Year's Day. Happy New Year!

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New Years
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
at Vessel (9:30pm)

Chuckie's leading mixing skills and distinctive productions not only show an indispensable complement to the Dutch dance industry, the international dance scene has also been giving him a warm welcome. Driven by ambition, enthusiasm and pure passion for music...
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
at Public Works (10pm)

This month at Stay Gold your guest DJs are the endlessly talented and amazing DJ Andre and DJ Motive.
New Years
Thursday, December 29, 2011
at Club Six (7pm)

"So you think you can Paint?", was such a hit during the 2 Blocks of Art, that we decided to open up our walls every Thursday at Club Six to all who want to paint. The concept is simple, we provide the space, paint, brushes, tunes, cheap drinks and a ton of wall space...
at Eve Lounge (9pm)

Pacific Standard Time proudly presents our annual birthday tribute to the Godfather of Soul: Mr. James Joseph Brown. Join us as we toast the greatest recording artist of the 20th century at SF's premier weekly nightlife event.
at Public Works (10pm)

Booty Bouncerz presents this booty music monthly premiering at Public Works with Boylan from the Ghetto Teknitianz. Come join us as we tear the place down with a night of hot fun and dancing at the Booty Bounce Bungalow!
at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium (7:30pm)

Furthur is Phil Lesh and Bob Weir from The Grateful Dead along with Jeff Chimenti, John Kadlecik, Joe Russo, Sunshine Becker, Jeff Pehrson.
New Years
Friday, December 30, 2011
at Public Works (9:30pm)

Join Donuts as we celebrate 5 years of amazing parties in San Francisco (as well as a few in Los Angeles and New York!) This party also doubles as the annual birthday bash for both Damon Palermo (aka Magic Touch) and Kat Matutina (aka Pickpocket of Donuts).
at 103 Harriet (9:30pm)

Addison Groove is the jukin' alter-ego of Headhunter. Over the last 12 months he's become notorious for ripping through fierce sets of Chicago juke music; the mutant niche offspring of DJ Funk and Slugo's booty house designed to incite...
at Ruby Skye (9:30pm)

In the often serious world of dance music, it's good to see somebody still having a bit of fun. Meet Wolfgang Gartner, or as he's known to his parents; Joey Youngman. At first glance the name Wolfgang Gartner is a fairly recent blip on dance music's collective radar...
New Years
Saturday, December 31, 2011
at Herbst Theatre (8pm)

Not Your Normal New Year's Eve is a mind-blowing night of hilarious stand-up, live music, and topped off with a massive balloon drop at 10pm (midnight in Normal, IL). It all takes place at San Francisco's historic and elegant Herbst Theatre.
at Embarcadero Center (midnight)

Bundle up and celebrate the New Year's - San Francisco style. It's time to ring in the New Year with San Francisco's waterfront fireworks. Fireworks will be best viewed on Embarcadero from Mission to Folsom...
at Cat Club (9pm - 4am)

We have 2 rooms of nothing but the best music and video with 6 DJ's/VJ's to entertain you and your friends for 7 continuous hours. Extra super special rock star guest DJ Kurt Harland of Information Society...
at West Bay Conference Center (8:30pm)

San Francisco's most multicultural NYE party returns with headliner Zap Mama, plus SILA, Non-Stop Bhangra, Sambaxe Dance, and DJs J-Boogie, Jimmy Love, Jeremiah (AKA "Mr. Afrobeat") and Matt Haze.
at Mission Rock Cafe (9pm)

For NYE, you don't have to drop ridiculous money for a mediocre party, not when Opel is in the mix! One of the most trusted event producers for the right music, a friendly vibe, and awesome crowd will bring their flavor to the biggest party night of the year...
at The Parlor (9pm)

The Parlor is the perfect New Years Eve celebration destination. Featuring an open bar, appetizers and desserts, plenty of party favors, balloon drop, a champagne toast and featuring the sounds of DJ Cams & DJ Remeddy who can be found in San Francisco's top entertainment venues playing the perfect blend of the best top 40, pop, hip hop & dance music club hits.
at Space 550 (8pm)

This party is San Francisco's Largest multi-level nightclub with over 15,000 square feet to explore. Featuring The Cataracs, Nicky Romero and Hard Rock Sofa...
at Concourse Exhibition Center (8pm)

Sea of Dreams has become the perfect connection of high-end talent, top-tier performance-art and decor with underground support and energy. Drawing much of its inspiration from the Burning man community, the vast majority of the audience comes in costume and the entire venue is crammed with art of all kinds.
at The Knockout (9pm)

Here it is, a magical dance jam to close out the 2011 Properly! We're keeping Oldies Night going till 4 am, there will be crazy dances, extreme decorations,
at Phoenix Hotel (9pm)

2 areas of sound w/ Pink Mammoth all night inside Chambers and poolside in the outdoor courtyard.
Sunday, January 1, 2012
at Elbo Room (9pm)

The dr's work has always had a foundation in the deep tradition of dub, dancehall, and reggae. But what makes him stand out is his ability to fuse a sonically devastating bass and politically conscious baritone, with drum and bass, hip hop, even punk and metal...
at Monarch (6am)

Thomas set sail for the United States in the early 90's, hooking up with fellow dj travellers Jeno, Garth & Markie to become the one quarter of San Francisco's now infamous Wicked Sound System. Wicked along with it's lawless full moon parties, and purple turbo sound system is widely credited with having revived the city's dance music scene...
at Public Works (4pm)

Come celebrate your incredible survival skills with Brass Tax at Public Works, and get the VIP treatment you deserve: sick beats, good eats, and last but not least, our beloved New Year's Day triage station, where you can tend to the after-effects of your NYE indiscretions and recharge yourself...
at Supperclub (4:30am)

Breakfast in Bed, the quintessential pit stop for party professionals on New Years Morning.
New Years
Monday, January 2, 2012
at Stage Werx 446 (7pm)

In an original variety arts show, award winning physical comedians of the Picklewater Clown Cabaret celebrate their good friends at the Prescott Circus.
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