St. Louis' Top 10 Cheap New Year's Eve Parties for 2009

If you plan on having an Andre champagne sort of New Year's Eve, these options may suit your budget.
If you plan on having an Andre champagne sort of New Year's Eve, these options may suit your budget.
Now more than ever, we need not-expensive alternatives to kicking a tough 2009 out the door and welcoming a new year. So we're bringing it back to you this year, our top ten list of cheap New Year's Eve parties. All of these parties are around $10 to get in the door and most are 21 and up. (And feel free to hype your own event in our comments section!) As always, call ahead before you venture out.

- Here's our top ten NYE parties for $75 or less.
- Here's our top ten NYE parties for $75 or more.
- Here's our full list of NYE happenings.

New Year's Eve at Cabin Inn at City Museum
"Park the Karma will entertain us from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. We will be offering a bottomless SEXY ladies cup for $15." $10 admission. More details here.

Dance Fiasco: New Year's Eve Roller Disco
"Dance Fiasco is a collaboration of area DJs coming together for a good cause to give you the best place to party. Featuring DEADasDisco, SuperConductor, Broasis, COR(e)YOGRAPHY, Rowdie, Matt Leach and more! The majority of the proceeds will be donated to the Animal Protective Association of Missouri." $10. More details are here and the Facebook page is here.

2010 Vaudeville Extravaganza at the Ground Floor (Belleville)
"Music by The Union Blue, The Mhurs, Epifany and a mystery musical guest, plus Vaudeville skits by Matthew Amend and Joey Walsh." $3. More details.

Guns, Bulls, Bands & Beer at Atomic Cowboy
"Wear you finest western attire and enjoy music by the Dock Ellis Band and DJ Buffalo Bill, bucking bronco ride, paintball shooting range, beer specials and a midnight shot." Free. More details.

2010 New Year's Eve Fantasy Masquerade Ball at Home Nightclub
"To wrap up 2009, a ball will drop live as HOME hosts their version of a New Year's Eve Fantasy Masquerade Ball. Lost within the borders of chaos and lights, decked out in fancy masks, elaborate hats and flashy costumes, people will gather for a spectacular night of dancing and celebrating the arrival of 2010." $10-$20. More details.

Black Velvet and Bluegrass at Schlafly Bottleworks
"Dinner available (regular prices) from 5 to 10 p.m., live music by Mike Newman (in the bar) and Wayward Mountaineers and Foggy Memory Boys (in the Crown Room); complimentary Black Velvet midnight toast." $15 cover for Crown Room admission. More details.

New Year's Eve Night Hike at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area
"End the year with a nice hike on a cool, crisp night." Free. More details.

D's Place New Year's Eve at D's Place
"One free drink, party favors, Champagne toast at midnight." $5. More details.

First Night - St. Louis at Grand Center
"A wonderland of the arts transforms Grand Center's avenues, theaters, churches and buildings for the city's largest, most creative New Year's Eve celebration." $4-$10. More details.

New Year's Eve at TK's Bar & Grille
"Come bring in the New Year at South City's newest hot spot, featuring live music and a special guest DJ, drink specials and a free champagne toast at midnight." $5. More details.

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