‘We’ll take a cup o’ kindness yet, for auld lang syne’
WHERE: Konrads Kitchen and Grill at the Crossroads, #2 Beaver Brook Rd., Yulan, NY. 845/468-5772.
WHAT: A special holiday menu on New Year's Eve with duck, steak, seafood and more, followed by a dinner buffet with a DJ and entertainment on New Year's Day.
Roll out the red carpet
WHERE: Luzon Station Eatery and Saloon, 3 Horseshoe Lake Rd., Kauneonga Lake, NY.
WHAT: “Come ring in the New Year with us dressed as your favorite Hollywood movie star and walk the red carpet, as you pose for the paparazzi!” Showtime at 10:45 p.m. Mobster party
WHERE: Changing of the Guard, 1 Horseshoe Lake Rd, Kauneonga Lake, NY. 845/583-5300.
WHAT: Gangster New Year’s Eve “Mobster Party.” Replete with the requisite champagne toast at midnight, the Changing of the Guard party includes “Party favors, red carpet entrance, prizes, music, specials and fun.”
WHERE: Side Tracks, 62 School St., Callicoon, NY. 845/887-9882.
WHAT: “Rock into 2012 with Richard and the Secular Sextet at Side Tracks in Callicoon. Doors open at 9 p.m., RATSS starts at 11 p.m., and will play well into the New Year.”
New Year's with a view
WHERE: Glass Wine Bar & BIstro at Ledges Hotel, 120 Falls Ave., Hawley, PA. 570/226-1337.
WHAT: Celebrate New Year's Eve with dinner and a view at the Glass Wine Bar & Bistro, whose dining room overlooks River Gorge Falls.
Paella and a cause
WHERE: Samba Cafe, 4893 Main St., Jeffersonville, NY. 845/482-5900.
WHAT: Ring in the New Year with a paella dinner and support a worthy cause—the 29th Street Rep School of Theater Foundation’s Act Now! program, which teaches free theater arts in the Sullivan West School District, and will expand to Roscoe, Livingston Manor and Liberty in 2012.
A traditional countdown
WHERE: Three Wishes Restaurant, Route 652, Beach Lake, PA. 570/729-8187.
WHAT: If you're looking for a traditional New Year's countdown with noisemakers, hats and champage, you can find it at Three Wishes, which will also feature a special holiday menu.
New Year's Eve two ways
WHERE: The Settlers Inn, 4 Main Ave., Hawley, PA. 570/226-2993.
WHAT: The Settlers Inn will host a traditional celebration, serving from 5 to 10 p.m., as well as a Jazz Supper Club featuring the Kelly Suttonfeld Trio. The New Year will be rung in with hats, champagne and noisemakers.
Seafood for New Year's
WHERE: Best Western Hotel in Matamoras, PA.