Some say that the way you spend your New Year’s Eve sets the tone for the rest of your year. If you believe that, then no doubt you want ring in the New Year with one of your idols. Don’t know how to accomplish that task? The Wrap, The Scene and MTV have done some of the work for you. We took the liberty of organizing it by city.
Las Vegas, NV:
Jail stay? Gang shooting? Break out rap act? Bouts with baby-mamas? If that’s how you want to roll, Rapper and Actor 50 Cent will be at Pure inside Caesar’s Palace. No word on whether “Fitty” will be performing, though. $250
Want to sing like a sista, resent your record company for making you sing bubble gum pop, make news every time you leave the kids at home for a night out and live in the shadow of Britney Spears? Songstress Christina Aguilera is hosting the TAO party at the Venetian in Las Vegas. $210
Have you always wanted to be frenemies with Paris Hilton? Live the glamour of being a music legend’s daughter? Lose way too much weight? Nicole Richie is the front-woman at LAVO’s NYE bash at The Palazzo Hotel. $150
]]>Los Angeles, CA:
Do you dream of freaking out soccer moms and religious fanatics across the nation with your over-the-top persona and gay-licious stage antics? You may not be able to see him on TV, but you can see Adam Lambert performing live at Pamela Anderson‘s party at the Paramount Studios in L.A. $150 If you want to profess yourself the “Armenian Princess” and have the ability to transform your family’s daily (and special) events into a national obsession, then you’ll want to be at City Center in Las Vegas. Although, The Kardashians are hosting a party at LAX in L.A., reportedly Kim Kardashian will be joining “Desperate Housewives” hottie Eva Longoria at the New Year’s opening of Eve nightclub (which Longoria co-owns), as well. $144 If being out-shadowed by the person you beat out in a televised singing contest is your thing, then get yourself to the Las Vegas strip. “American Idol” winner Kris Allen and finalist Alison Iraheta will be at the “hassle free” block party at Mandalay Bay. Oh, and you can also stay home and see them for free on FOX. That’s almost as good! Ish. $30 Miami/Miami Beach, FL:
Do you want a cougar mom, a fame-mongering dad, several stints in rehab and on-again-off-again bisexual relationships are your thing? Lindsay Lohan and her ex, DJ Samantha Ronson, are hosting the party at Mansion in Miami Beach, FL. They must have agreed to this gig months ago! With those two under one roof, the fireworks display should be spectacular. $1500 If you crave insanely loyal fans, want to indulge your adventurous fashion style and want to piss off religious fanatics, then this party is for you. MTV’s Woman of the Year Lady Gaga will be at the Fontainebleau in Miami Beach. Admission tops off at $25,000 for a poolside cabana for an entourage of 25. $425 Do you dream of having other dudes hang on your every word, public fights with your vampy-looking girlfriend and want to make unmanageable bro-fros cool? MTV’s “The Hills” and “Bromance” star Brody Jenner will be at Gansevoort in Miami. $375 If you want tween girls collecting every shirtless shot of you or you want a buff, hairless body even you can’t keep your eyes off, then you want to be at Klutch in Miami Beach. “Twilight” star Kellan Lutz plus “Iron Man 2” and G4 TV nerd fantasy Olivia Munn will be there to set the new year off! $200 Do you want to be young, rich and fabulous? Do you want to dream of not only taming your wild mane of curly hair, but make teens all over the world wish they had it, too? “90210’s” AnnaLynne McCord is hosting the party at B.E.D. in Miami Beach, FL. We don’t know if any of the rest of the show’s cast will be there, but our bet is AnnaLynne’s sisters (and partners in crime), Angel and Rachel, will be. $125 New York City, NY :
Want to parlay that Saturday morning acting gig into B-movies and co-hosting on a show where you can talk about more A-list celebs than you? Mario Lopez, Actor and “Extra” host, will be flashing those dimples at Marquee in NYC. $165 Do you want to hit high notes that make the neighbors’ dogs howl? Trade in your older husband for a string of hottie hook-ups? Or end up marrying one of the funniest young talents in Hollywood? Mariah Carey and hubby Nick Cannon are hosting the M2 Ultra Lounge event in Manhattan. $135 Is your idea of the good life getting wicked drunk, making a fool of yourself for the world to see and sharing a house with complete strangers? Some of the cast from MTV’s “Real World” and VH1’s “Daisy of Love” will be at the Promenade in Manhattan. $45 Which party would you most like to roll into, ballers?
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Cheers to a tuneful new year Photo Credits: The CW, Fox, WireImage