Moorby's Top 5 things to do around Hamilton this New Year's Eve
New Year's at Cook St Social
A fun, family day will be held from 2pm-7pm at Steele Park, across the road from Cook St Social. There will be bean bags, free popcorn and drinks for the kids. At 9pm the real party starts with a 1920's New York inspired event. There will be cocktails, giveaways and a full blown 1920s-40s playlist with movies running all night.
SkyCity Hamilton New Year's Eve Party
Get your groove on at SkyCity. There will be live entertainment from 7pm to 1am, featuring Krissie Knap and the Ben Lummis Trio in Vue Bar. There will also be special prize draws. The event is R20 to enter the casino and Vue Bar.
Bowl and Social
Bowl your way into 2018 with a celebration that includes the whole family. There will be a live DJ from 5pm-8pm, with a kids countdown to the New Year at 7pm. There will also be free popcorn for the kids. Bookings are recommended. To book a lane call 07 838 3926 or visit the website.
Party the last of 2017 away at Bar 101. The top tunes of 2017 will be playing until 3am and a selection of $5 drinks! The doors open at 9pm, so be in before midnight to ring in the New Year.
Raglan fireworks display
Less than a 40-minute drive from Hamilton there will be an epic fireworks display taking place at the Raglan Domain, along with a midnight countdown to the New Year.