What to do New Year’s Eve 2014 in Atlanta

Here’s a list of local shows to count down the new year.


Once again, there are a billion things to do for New Year’s Eve in the city. From punk bands to the Peach Drop, here’s a list of all the local shows (sorted by neighborhood) where you can pop open a bottle of champagne and count down to the new year.

Avondale Estates

Update: 4th Ward Afro-Klezmer Orchestra at Pallookaville. Music starts. 10 p.m.

Buckhead/Brookwood Hills

The FINAL New Wave NYE Party at the Shelter. $10. 9 p.m.

East Atlanta

Gringo Star, Turf War, and MammaBear at the Earl. $7-$10. 9 p.m.

Cousin Dan, the Locksmyth, Miss Britta, and DIP at 529. $10. 9 p.m.

Keep On Movin’, DJ Jay Fay at the Basement. $10. 8 p.m.


Peach Drop with Janelle Monae, David Koechner, and more at Underground Atlanta Free. Music starts at 6 p.m.

Musician Mash at the Mammal Gallery. 7 p.m.

STS9 with ProJect Aspect at the Tabernacle $75. 9 p.m.

Little Five Points

Biters, the Booze, the MC45s, Fiend Without A Face, and more at Star Bar $10. 9 p.m.

Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, Ed Roland & the Sweet Tea Project at the Variety Playhouse $30-$35. 9 p.m.


Heroes x Villians, HPNTK at QUAD. $15-$20. 10 p.m.

Washed Out, Mood Rings at Terminal West (SOLD OUT)

Homegrown Hip-Hop Showcase with E-DUBB, T-Rock at the Masquerade $15. 8 p.m.

Black Lips, Subsonics at the Drunken Unicorn (SOLD OUT)

The Six Shot Revival, Beitthemeans at the Masquerade $10. 8 p.m.


Diamonds Are Forever at the Highland Ballroom with 808 Blake. $60-$75. 9 p.m.

Francine Reed and the Shadows at Blind Willie’s $50. 9 p.m.

Old Fourth Ward

Sonen, Edgewood Nasty at Noni’s. 9 p.m. Free.

DJs Brian Parris and Black Sunshine at Mother. $10. 10 p.m.