Ardovino’s Desert Crossing, 1 Ardovino Dr. , Sunland Park, N.M. will bring in the New Year with live music by the McAllister Jazz Trio and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. They will be featuring New Year’s menu specials as well as our traditional menu selections. Three seatings available, first at 5 pm and last at 10:30 pm. Reservations recommended. Call (575)589-0653 ext. 3 for more information and reservations.
80th Annual Hyundai Sun Bowl Game The nation’s second oldest bowl game. Sun Bowl Stadium, 500 W. University Ave., 9 a.m. gates open, 11:30 a.m. pre-game activities, 12 p.m. kick off, $17-$62 plus fees, $650 Captain’s Club tickets, 915-533-4416 ext. 200 or www.ticketmaster.com. 2nd Annual Sun Bowl Sky Party Live music, food, drinks, entertainment, giveaways and both universities bands. UTEP South Stadium Parking Garage, 500 W. University Ave., 9-11:30 a.m., free, 915-533-4416 ext. 206. Eddie Money Live musical performance. Speaking Rock Spirit Garden, 122 S. Old Pueblo Rd., 7 p.m., free, American Pie Tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, and Ritchie Valens. New Year’s Eve celebration starts after the entertainment. Inn of the Mountain Gods, 287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Mescalero, NM, 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. dinner served, 9 p.m. music, $125, 575-464-7053 or www.ticketmaster.com. Knights of Columbus New Year’s Eve Dance A dance and fundraiser with live music by Azucar, a champagne toast, buffet, party favors, door prizes and more. Organized by the Knights of Columbus Thunderbird Council. Las Misiones Ballroom, 700 Anthony Road, Canutillo, Texas, doors at 7 p.m., dinner at 8 p.m., dance at 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m., $50, proceeds to help the less fortunate of El Paso, for info call Robert Mota 915-478-2779. El Paso Ballroom New Year’s Eve Party A New Year’s eve dance extravaganza. El Paso Ballroom Dance Academy, 7220 N. Mesa, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., $30 single, $50 couple, $120 table of four, www.danceelpaso.com. New Year’s Eve Masquerade Party Live jazz music by Marilyn Castillo. Mesa Street Grill, 2525 N. Mesa St., 8 p.m.-2 a.m., music from 8:30-11:30 p.m., 915-532-1881. New Year’s Eve Dance Party The Paso Del Norte Tango Club hosts an Argentine tango, latin and ball room dance with a buffet dinner. Shundo Dance Studio, 2719 N. Stanton, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., $25, 915-532-2043. New Year’s Eve Bowling Blowout Party favors for the first 100 people and free snacks. Pre-party specials for early birds and all-you-can-bowl special for those who stay late. Desert Lanes, 2949 Carter Road, Fort Bliss, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., $9 shoes not included, 915-568-6272 or www.blissmwr.com. Alamo Ballroom New Year’s Eve Dance Live music by Rhapsody Band and DJ Ricardo Aguilar. The Alamo Ballroom, 820 N. Raynor, 7 p.m., $30, table reservation with purchase of 10 tickets, 915-566-3169. Sun Bowl Brunch An assortment of hot and cold breakfast items and a refreshing assortment of morning libations before heading out to the game. Advance reservations are required. Fort Bliss Centennial, 11199 Sgt. E. Churchill St., Fort Bliss, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., $15 adults, $7.95 ages 5-10, free for ages 4 and under, 915-744-8427 or www.blissmwr.com. NYE 2014 Music by Johnny Kage and Sebern. Black or White attire strongly recommended but not mandatory. 301 Night Life, 301 S. Ochoa St., 8 p.m., free for ladies 21+, free with RSVP before 11 p.m., RSVP at 301nightlife.eventbrite.com. For information www.facebook.com/301nightlife.
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