#1 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: E-Volve NYE 2011 @ Ecco
Want to ring in the New Year with some of the sexiest women in the world? Best advice: head to Ecco for the first anniversary of Ecco Ultra Lounge. This will be a very special evening hosted by four of the sexiest playmates, including Kara Monaco (Playmate of the Year). Ring in the New Year with 1500 others right in the heart of Hollywood. To add to the madness, Ecco has brought in LA's top DJs to spin the best in hip-hop, dance, house and top 40s throughout the night. Ecco delivers every partier’s dream in one location while maintaining elements of both elegance and class. Plus, the décor is just as beautiful as the guests. Ecco embodies an upscale establishment while attracting a broad, eclectic audience. Simply put, Ecco is the place to be to ring in the New Year. Everybody will celebrate the ball drop, but how you do it is what’s important. Sponsored by champagne powerhouse “Perrier Jouet,” there will be no shortage of bubbly at this event. Bathe in an ocean of champagne by taking advantage of the open bar ticket and join the rest of young Hollywood December 31st at Ecco for an evening to remember. Click here for more information on Ecco New Year's Eve.
#2 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: Epic 2011 NYE @ Vanguard
Vanguard is the poster child for glitz and glamour in Hollywood; it is the one place that is truly synonymous with Tinsel Town. Find yourself next to your favorite A-lister toasting to the end of the year and brush shoulders with the most elite in town this New Year’s Eve. This is the third year in row Epic will be pulling out all the stops, to be the number one NYE event in Los Angeles. Boasting a capacity of 2,000 it shouldn’t be hard to find a New Year’s kiss. Enjoy the sounds of four world-class DJs spinning in four different musical rooms or take-in a visual ride with live laser and light shows featuring a one-of-a-kind LED wall. For this special New Years, Vanguard has created an oasis of entertainment. Raise your champagne glasses, toast to the New Year and make sure to look up to witness the live aerialist performances. Click here for more information on Vanguard New Year's Eve.
#3 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: Gridlock New Year's Eve 2011 @ Paramount Studios
Coming straight from the studios where dreams are made of, Paramount Studios delivers one of the most highly anticipated NYE parties of the year. Walk the ground that every legend in the entertainment world has walked and toast to the stars with the stars. This year will be the fifth annual celebration, one that is set to be the most extravagant yet. Paramount Studios will be shutting down four city blocks to bring you the most out of control party of the year. Spend NYE with live music blasting and champagne spilling, surrounded by thousands of LA’s most beautiful people. Rock out to a live performance by controversial superstar, Adam Lambert and marvel at the beautiful Pamela Anderson, host of this year’s event. Known for catering to crowds of up to 5,000, this is set to be the wildest NYE party Hollywood has to offer. Click here for more information on Paramount Studios New Year's Eve.
#4 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: Twentyten: an NYE Space Odyssey @ LA Center Studios
LA Center Studios are bringing you one of the most insane NYE parties imaginable. This bash is looking to become the standard for all NYE parties to follow so prepare for a mind-blowing performance by international superstars “Shiny Toy Guns,” raised VIP cabanas and the most visually-stimulating light show in town. LA Center Studios, the epicenter of the entertainment industry in LA, has transformed their 1,800-square-foot soundstage into a futuristic nightclub experience. This night will most certainly captivate the hearts and minds of many. The intimidating size of LA Center Studios is a spectacle in itself. Join the masses and embrace this once in a lifetime event. Enjoy open bar all night and toast glasses of complimentary champagne at midnight. For those of you who are true partiers, extend your experience by attending the afterhours party from 2 a.m. – 4 a.m. To top it off there will be an amazing midnight countdown featuring a meteor shower balloon drop. Join the party at LA Center Studos this New Year’s Eve and embark upon the future while celebrating the past. Click here for more information on LA Center Studios New Year's Eve.
#5 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: NYE 2011 @ Wonderland
Have you ever wanted to step right into a fairytale? Wonderland may be small but what it lacks in size it makes up in creativity and allure. The name wasn’t a coincidence; every inch of Wonderland is based upon the movie, from the checkerboard carpet all the way to the vaulted ceilings dimly lit by upside-down mushroom shaped lights. The intrigue surrounding this one-of-a-kind club has been searched out by many A-listers. Since opening its doors, Wonderland, has already garnered a great deal of buzz. The venue has been a who’s who of hip Hollywood revelers, playing host to such celebrities as Kim Kardashian, Lauren Conrdad, Lindsay Lohan, Michael Bay, Nick Lachey, Nicky Hilton, Pao Gasol, Paris Hilton, Pete Wentz, Ray J, Reggie Bush, Mickey Avalon and Rhianna. Wonderland gives an adult playground feel, without being too over the top. Dance and daydream the night away in the main lounge area, toast champagne with your favorite stars under the staggered grass ceiling and live in a fantasyland for a night. If you’re looking for magic and out of the ordinary this year, Wonderland is your NYE destination. Click here for more information on Wonderland New Year's Eve.
#6 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: New Years Extravaganza @ Kress
NYE night at Kress will redefine extravagant. There isn’t one inch of this four-level club that won’t blow your mind. Kress has incorporated a unique theme for each floor, as well as different genres of music provided by some of LA’s top DJs. Known largely for their over-the-top celebrity private parties, Kress is opening their door to everyone for this special occasion. This metropolis of entertainment has become the crowned jewel of Hollywood. Kress has set the standard for what a “super” club should be, delivering pure energy and a diverse crowd. Don’t miss out on superstar DJ, Richard Vission, who will be rocking out with a midnight countdown set. People will be talking about this event for years to come, so make sure you’re a part of this star-studded event. Kress has always continued to amaze, but this year they’re set to blow your mind. December 31st will mark the end of an era of greatness, brought to you by Hollywood’s greatest, Kress. Click here for more information on Kress New Year's Eve.
#7 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: New Years 2011 @ The Highlands
The only thing in Hollywood more famous than The Highlands is its guestlist. You don’t get the name “world famous” without good reason. Sitting high in the hills above Hollywood, the Highlands have embarked upon a quest to become the go-to spot in Hollywood. Boasting a capacity of 3,000 and the best panoramic view of Hollywood it’s no wonder the Highlands has become synonymous with glam. With four rooms on two separate floors this is set to be the most over-the-top NYE party Hollywood has to offer. Be a part of New Year’s Eve history on this historic night. Click here for more information on The Highlands New Year's Eve.
#8 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: New York Nights: The Black & White Ball @ Playhouse
This New Year’s Eve, Club Playhouse is bringing New York right to you. Never seen Times Square when the ball drops? Playhouse has re-created NY, the city that never sleeps, down to the last detail, from Times Square to Central Park and across the Brooklyn Bridge. The only rule for this night is “anything goes.” The Black and White ball is going to be stocked full of energy and excitement, especially with their special guest performers. This New Year’s Eve don’t be surprised to find your favorite artist popping in for a show. Along with “secret performances” Playhouse has brought in some of LA’s top DJs for the event. Get ready to invade the Big Apple from your favorite Hollywood location. Ring in the New Year with the best from each coast. Playhouse is no stranger to young Hollywood. With a reputation for being one of “the Industry’s” favorite stomping grounds, it’s a huge possibility that you’ll catch a glimpse of one of your favorite celebs at the infamous Playhouse. Join the masses of beautiful people at Playhouse on December 31st – a night to remember as well as one you’ll never forget. Click here for more information on Playhouse New Year's Eve.
#9 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: NYE 2011 @ Les Deux
If beauty had a home, it would be Les Deux. Soft candelabra lamp lighting gives off a sensual and seductive atmosphere. Feast your eyes on all the action from the charming balcony that overlooks the entire patio area. Celebrities and VIP guests surround the patio’s border while lounging in supple black leather sofas and enjoying their own personal DJ spinning hip hop and top 40’s all night long. Journey inside the Parisian palace for a whole new scene. Inside this mystical club, Les Deux, offers an alluring dance floor where you’ll find your own DJ spinning rock, mash up and house. Les Deux is the forum for the who’s who of Hollywood and has a strong reputation for being one of the top clubs in Hollywood. This New Year’s Eve expect nothing less than perfection. Toast your glasses and celebrate with Hollywood’s finest, Les Deux, the sexiest party in town. Click here for more information on Les Deux New Year's Eve.
#10 New Year's Eve Party in Los Angeles: NYE 2011 @ Opera & Crimson
Two of the biggest names in the business are joining forces this New Year’s Eve. Opera and Crimson have taken it upon themselves to give you the wildest party of the year. The two powerhouses combine for 10,000-square-feet of pure energy. Both are infamous for being Hollywood hotspots for the town’s elite. Opera and Crimson serve as two separate venues, but a retractable wall unites the two clubs. Get lost in pure madness and excitement as these two clubs, bringing two different attitudes, unite with one common goal: to go down as one of the greatest NYE parties Los Angeles has ever seen. Opera and Crimson will give you a piece of what legends are made of. Opera channels a theatrical vibe with a fog-screen doorway and an entryway covered in amber glass. The glamour that surrounds this club brings in a broad audience, but maintains a nightlife setting that has been draped in elegance. Crimson is best known for being a rock-n-roll inspired lounge with faux chinchilla and python covered walls. Crimson gives the Hollywood scene a little more grittiness, but still brings the level of class you would expect from any Hollywood powerhouse. This will be an unforgettable night, so be a part of history. There is nothing better than walking into the future, while leaving behind footsteps of a memorable past. Click here for more information on Opera & Crimson New Year's Eve.