Garters are right proper attire for this English pub's Vicars & Tarts costumed affair (the British equivalent of a pimp and ho ball). But with a $500 prize for best costume, you can expect it'll be the vicar in the best-looking tutu taking home the cash.
5 Last-Minute NYE Options
Partying like a rock star is one NYE option. But, then again, why be bound by a single genre...
Screaming fans and paparazzi will be out in force as you step from your limo to this club's red carpet-themed bash. (Why would New Year's be any different?) Wave politely to your public and head inside for an open bar.
We told you about the party we've planned atop the Dana Hotel (skintight outfits, Kobe sliders, shots delivered by ice luge). What we didn't mention: the one extra pair of tickets we stashed away just for you...if you can tell us why you deserve it.
Resurrecting the spirit of diminutive author Truman Capote's decadent soiree, the Andersonville fine liquor purveyors are offering a duo of pre-Prohibition cocktails (The White Lady and The Black Tie) and party favors. You supply the tux.
Most places give you one chance for the perfect midnight kiss, but not Fall Out Boy-backed Angels & Kings, whose party gives you—count 'em—three smooch ops (celebrating at 11pm, midnight and 1am). Don't plan to waste one on Bronx Mowgli.