New Year’s Eve stuff to do


by Erica Mauter • Okay, I confess. I’m usually a total holiday homebody. So much fuss! Especially on New Year’s Eve. Because midnight? It’s past my bedtime. And I’m so over alcohol as an end instead of a means. And it’s cold out. is a cityblog for and about life in the Twin Cities, published by Erica Mauter. Contact

If you want fun stuff to do, I have no ideas for you. I may be dropping in on a (big) house party. Or I may be at home, wishing I had thought ahead to pick up some shrimp and cocktail sauce.

For people who do have ideas and plans, check out Secrets of the City’s extensive list of things to do or get some ideas from the MNspeakers.

UPDATED: To add that HowWasTheShow has a list of live music options for New Year’s Eve.