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Right about now is usually the time when panic sets in, thinking about where you’re going to be on New Year’s Eve when the ball drops. If you and your crew are still in a frenzy to make New Year’s Eve plans, Joonbug.com is here to help!

Joonbug.com is the premiere online destination for New Years Eve events across the country, keeping their subscribers updated on current trends in nightlife as well as dining, music, fashion, and lifestyle topics in major trend-centers as well as being the largest producer for New Years Eve events in the country.

They’ve got hundreds of #NYE2014 events lined up for you at all of NYC’s hottest venues! Prices range quite a bit: There are tons of general admission deals (we only found one GA party at $65, the rest start at $95 and up), and of course go upwards when you splurge on VIP bottle service and other perks.

With such a huge list of parties, it can get quite overwhelming, so Joonbug has picked out their top 3 recommendations for us here!

nye pier

exPIERience New Year’s Eve 2014

with Cedric Gervais, R3hab, Sander van Doorn, Showtek, and Tommy Trash

Joonbug.com is at it again this New Year’s Eve with another electronic music EXPIERIENCE at Pier 36. We rang in NYE 2012 with deadmau5 and NYE 2013 with Armin van Buuren, and we’re ringing in NYE 2014 with FIVE explosive international dance music DJs and producers. On the biggest night of the year, the world’s most notable DJs will ring in the New Year at Pier 36, Manhattan’s state-of-the-art entertainment complex with breathtaking East River views of the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges. For just one night, Joonbug will transform Pier 36’s mammoth 65,000 square feet of open space into a massive dance floor with show-stopping lighting and pulsating sound.

nye bowlmor

Bowlmor Times Square

Reviewed As The Best Entertainment Center For Times Square NYE 2014. 6 Venues For The Price Of One Ticket!

Get ready to be dazzled this New Year’s Eve at Times Square’s ultimate entertainment complex for a nightlife extravaganza, better known as Bowlmor Times Square. This HUGE (and we mean very, VERY big) complex is packing in all the amazing NYE action you can handle in one wild party package. Ready to roll into a grand 2014? Then join us in Times Square at Bowlmor! This NYE, Bowlmor is pulling out all the stops to bring you the best 21+ Times Square NYC countdown to 2014. Join hundreds of New Yorker’s as they celebrate at this super lounge with ‘The Bachelor’ stars Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici. Help them celebrate their upcoming live TV wedding at their party in the Carnival Lounge, toasting to a lifetime of happiness at midnight.  Enjoy a 5 hour premium open bar with any ticket that you purchase, meaning you’ll be partying hard no matter what party you’re at inside Bowlmor Times Square. Live DJ’s will spin top hits and keep the party going well into the New Year, as you dance and celebrate with all of your friends. An event this big, especially in Times Square, is in high demand, so purchase one of Bowlmor’s VIP packages to reserve your spot this NYE. For the biggest and best Times Square NYE, look no further than Bowlmor Times Square, NYC’s hottest themed nightlife destination. Please enter event at 44st St and 8th Ave (South) between 7:00PM-11:30PM and 12:15AM-2:00AM (as regulated by NYPD.) Admittance restrictions may be in place during the ball drop (11:30PM – 12:15AM.) Regardless of admittance time to your party, make sure to enter the Times Square area no later than 8pm Don’t forget to keep your ticket stub! With your ticket purchase is a complimentary After-Party pass to BB King Blues Club, 237 W 42 St. Doors open at 2am, a $35 value.   nye amc

AMC 34th St – NYE Extravaganza hosted by Vinny Guadagnino

3rd Annual NYE Extravaganza on 34th Street

If you’ve been searching for the biggest dance party of the year, look no further. New York, get ready for the ultimate fist-pumping bash of the year. Hosted by MTV reality TV star Vinny Guadagnino from Jersey Shore, New York City’s AMC 34th St is transforming specially for the evening into a full out mega-club within the giant entertainment complex for New Year’s Eve.

On New Year’s Eve, AMC 34th St welcomes you to join in on one of the biggest events of the year, hosted by party enthusiast and Jersey Shore alumni, Vinny Guadagnino. Slated to be the biggest and best party in Midtown Manhattan and the best dance party in all of New York, AMC 34th St transforms from movie theater to full out mega-club, with all the essential club amenities. Enjoy a five hour premium open bar as you throw you hands up in the air to the sounds of a live performance from a world renowned DJ, playing on a state of the art sound system. Show the new year what you’re made of on the giant dance floor, or just chill at your very own VIP table, complete with club-standard bottle service. At midnight, you’ll countdown to the new year, toasting with a glass of complimentary champagne.

Hosting two years in a row, MTV star Vinny Guadagnino is once again the master of ceremonies at AMC 34th St for this NYE Extravaganza. This massive venue is the perfect place for holding a club event of epic proportions, that will be nothing short of extravagant.  AMC 34th St is one of the top venues for the best in sight and sound technology, premium concessions and known to engage audiences with its state-of-the-art interiors. You will enjoy all the fun and excitement of an NYC nightclub, without the hassle of a crammed space or a tight door. The expansive lobby and plush carpeted halls, with atmospheric lighting will make for a venue that feels roomy and looks luxurious. With a drastic transformation, including impressive club lighting, bottle service style tables and booths, plus a giant space for dancing, you will  feel as though you are in one of New York’s upscale nightclubs. AMC 34th St has plenty of space to dance, mix and mingle. Vinny Guadagnino invites all of his dance-loving party people to come and celebrate.

This New Year’s Eve, get ready for the biggest fist-pumping event of the year, at AMC 34th St with a NYE Extravaganza hosted by Vinny Guadagnino.

Don’t forget to keep your ticket stub! With your ticket purchase is a complimentary After-Party pass to Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker st. Doors open at 2am, a $35 value.