The Across The Years 72-, 48-, and 24-Hour Footrace is an annual fixed-time, multi-day, New Year’s weekend running event celebrating the new year. Drawing runners and fans from across the United States, the event begins December 28 and concludes January 3, 2017. The go-as-you-please event is popular with
beginners and competitive runners, allowing them to run, socialize, eat, rest and sleep as desired.
End the year on a high note with The Phoenix Symphony with famous Strauss waltzes, seasonal classics and Broadway and contemporary favorites all with a complimentary glass of Champagne to celebrate the New Year. Two special performances, 4 p.m. or 7:30 p.m
Decadence Arizona - Friday, December 30th - 31st
Relentless Beats and Global Dance present Decadence Arizona for two days on December 30 & 31, 2016. Embrace self-indulgence and extravagant excess as you lower your inhibitions to live lavishly and let loose in luxurious fashion. A variety of musical performers. Tickets start at $109. $10 charge to park. 18+ only. Doors open at 5 p.m.
Held in the grand two-level Showroom of Talking Stick Resort from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Two full bars, $6 cocktail specials. Entertainment by high-energy party band SUPER HERO with an entertaining blend of classic and current favorites; R & B, Pop, Funk, Hip-Hop, Soul and Top 40 Dance hits. Complementing the band will be one of the Valley’s best spin masters MR. P-BODY, who will continue to keep all the avid dancers in the house on their feet all night long. Large dance floor. Party favors, complimentary Champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight. Semi-formal to black tie attire required, 21+ only. VIP table reservations available.
The PlayStation Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on New Year's Eve is home to this year's College Football Playoff, with Clemson University and Ohio State University facing off to snag the coveted spot in the College Football Championship.
The party begins at 8 p.m. and goes on till 1 a.m., complete with a DJ spinning hits designed to pack the dance floor. Priced at $1,000 for a table of four and $1,500 for a table of six, the Dining and Entertainment Package includes a four-course prix fixe holiday menu at elements, bottle of Champagne and party favors.
Tax and gratuity are additional, and space is limited. Reservations are required. Room rates for New Year’s Eve start at $799 per night (based on a three-night minimum).