NYE Guide 2006

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Broadway on Ice: No need to twist your mind into figure eights pondering what to do this New Year's Eve. The Kravis Center presents Broadway on Ice starring Dorothy Hamill and Davis Gaines, bringing together beloved showtunes and spectacular athletic prowess. Shows at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Sat., Dec. 31, $25-$100. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, 561-832-7469, www.kravis.org.

Eddie Money: Eddie Money, the hit rock 'n' roll artist, will be rocking Club Cinema this New Year's Eve. 2005 concludes with a midnight countdown and free champagne toast. Now that's money! Sat., Dec. 31. Club Cinema, 3251 N Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, 954-785-5224.

Howie Mandel: Chuckle your head off this New Year's Eve as Howie Mandel cracks enough jokes to give you stomach cramps. It'll be swell to get it out of your system, so you can get down to the serious business of 2006. Sat., Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m., $37.50-$60. Au-Rene Theater, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW 5th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, 954-462-0222, www.curtainup.org.

Lisa Ann Walter: Lisa Ann Walter, actress and comedian, will perform two shows, at 7 and 10:30 p.m. Admission to the first show is $16 with a two-drink minimum or $40 for admission, a gourmet buffet, and a bottle of champagne per couple. The late-show package options are $30 for admission, $64.90 for admission with dinner or open bar, and $89.85 for admission, dinner, and open bar. Sat., Dec. 31. New York Comedy Club, 8221 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, 561-470-6887, www.nyccboca.com.

Dave Mason and Leon Russell: Settle back with some sounds of the '70s and '80s with these two veterans. Feeling alright? Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m., $39.50 to $49.50. Carefree Theater, 2000 S Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach, 561-833-7305.

New Year's Eve with Dom Irrera: Comedian Dom Irrera will entertain two seatings at Improv Paradise Live this New Year's Eve. The first seating is at 7 p.m. Selections from the menu include rib-eye steak and stuffed snapper. The second seating is at 10 p.m. The Improv will serve up a large platter that includes appetizers, mahi-mahi, and shrimp. Come midnight, the club will televise the ball drop in Times Square and offer a champagne toast. Sat., Dec. 31, $64.50. Improv Comedy Club and Dinner Theatre, 5700 Seminole Way (Seminole Paradise), Hollywood, 954-981-5653.

New Year's Eve with Richard Jeni: Palm Beach Improv will make you laugh your way into 2006 with two live performances by comedian Richard Jeni. The first seating is at 7 p.m. The menu includes a three-course dinner with options of filet mignon, snapper, or chicken. The second seating and performance is at 10 p.m. The dinner platter includes appetizers, mahi-mahi, and shrimp. After the show, watch the ball drop in Times Square and raise a toast to 2006. Sat., Dec. 31, $64.50. Palm Beach Improv at CityPlace, 550 S Rosemary Ave, Ste 250, West Palm Beach, 561-833-1812, www.palmbeachimprov.com.

The Roots: Revolution is going to host a serious jam this New Year's Eve. The Roots perform live, and ?uestlove spins a special DJ set. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m., $70. Revolution, 200 W Broward Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, 954-727-0950.

Salute to Vienna: A New Year's tradition in Coral Springs, the "Salute to Vienna" is a re-creation of the Neujahrshonzert, or New Year's Concert. Christian Schulz, Ingrid Mankhof, Wolfgang Gratschmaier, the Strauss Symphony of America, and dancers from the Vienna opera ballet present the work of Johann Strauss Jr. and his contemporaries. Sat., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Dr, Coral Springs, 954-344-5990, www.coralspringscenterforthearts.com

Scores: The dancing girls at Scores' New Year's Eve "Lust Party" will help you sin in the new year. 2005 goes out with a bang! Call for reservations. Sat., Dec. 31, Scores, 3411 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, 954-565-4557.

Spirits: Seminole Paradise's hot new nightclub is throwing a New Year's Bash. Celebrate the dawn of '06 with party favors, open bar, and champagne from 9 p.m. to midnight. Entrance costs $40, and VIP tables for four start at $600. Dress to impress. Sat., Dec. 31, Spirits, 5729 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 954-327-9777.

Trapeze: Swing in 2006 with an all-night party at Trapeze. Filet mignon and lobster tail are on the menu. $150 per couple. Sat., Dec. 31, Trapeze, 3660 W Commercial Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, 954-730-8121.

Voodoo Lounge: A party for all tastes. House and dance music will be played in the main room. Hip-hop, old school, and R&B in the back club and on the deck. Top it all off with a champagne toast at midnight. Sat., Dec. 31, 9 p.m., $20. Voodoo Lounge, 111 SW 2nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, 954-522-0733.

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