OMG! The countdown to a new year begins tomorrow! Where has 2020 gone? Don’t let Father Time pass you by. Get ready to usher in 2020 singing “Auld Lang Syne” and toasting the year ahead with family and friends. Here are 10 picks of some of the best that the East Cobb area has to offer this New Year’s Eve. 

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra New Year’s Eve Celebration
Enjoy ringing in the new year with The Atlanta Symphony. VIP ticket includes dinner. Decadent Dessert package also available during intermission or after the performance. 8pm. $60-$75/reserved tickets; $150/VIP ticket; $20.20/Decadent Dessert package. City Springs, Byers Theatre, 1 Gambos Way, Sandy Springs. More info/Tickets: www.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2019 at Stars and Strikes! 
Spend your New Year’s Eve bowling the night away. Reserve your eight person New Year’s Eve Party Packages starting at $229 include Unlimited Bowling, Shoe Rental also, Pizza, Wings, Queso Dip & Chips, and Salad Buffet. Hosted by Stars and Strikes Entertainment Emcee, $5 Arcade Game Card, Two Party Times to choose from: 6-9pm OR 10pm-1am but, guests must be over the age of 21 to be on the VIP lanes for the 10pm party. Stars and Strikes 8767 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs. More info:

Countdown to Noon New Year’s at the East Cobb Library
Come countdown to noon in this kid-friendly celebration of New Year’s! Make party hats, enjoy some fun crafts, and dance the morning away all before we countdown to noon! 11:15am-12 noon. Free. Gritters Library, 880 Shaw Park Road, Marietta. More info:

Countdown to Noon New Year’s at Mountain View Library
Come countdown to `noon in this kid-friendly celebration of New Year’s! Make party hats, enjoy some fun crafts, and dance the morning away all before we countdown to noon! 11:00am-12 noon. Ages 18 months – 10 years old with parent or guardian. Free. Mountain View Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. More info:

Monkey Joe’s Marietta New Year Party
Toddler Tuesday discount of $5 admission for children ages five and under applies and guests can also receive $25 off a party booking! Raffles and giveaways throughout the day, as well as a bubble wrap stomp celebration at noon for the young ones to ring in 2020! Monkey Joe’s, 50 Barrett Parkway Northwest, Suite 111, Marietta. More info: 770-792-2244.

New Year’s Eve Bash at the Battery
Braves in-game host Mark Owens will emcee the entire evening of free programming. Early innings for those wishing to ring in the New Year early, will start at 6pm in the Plaza. The Heavy Hitters and BLOOPER will be on hand as well as David Girabaldi, a performance painter who transforms blank canvas in minutes to music. At 8pm, balloon baseballs will drop in celebration of the New Year. Late inning activities start at 9pm, with 12South Band and David Girabaldi providing entertainment from the Georgia Power Pavilion Stage. The midnight countdown includes pyrotechnics and 2020 will begin with confetti and aerial fireworks display. The Battery Atlanta, 800 Battery Avenue, Atlanta. More info:

The NYE Royalty Show: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin & Queen. 
The Georgia Players Guild will ring in the new year with a tribute concert honoring the musical legacy of rock supergroups Led Zeppelin and Queen. Tickets: $35/advance; $40/starting December 29; $60/advance VIP; $65/week-of VIP. 9pm. Earl & Rachel Smith Strand Theater, 117 North Park Square, Marietta. More info: 770-293-0080 |

Ring in 2020 at Dave and Buster’s 
Dave & Buster’s is offering a family New Year’s Eve celebration! Packages combine food & fun that guests have grown to love. Designed for families, this event will run from 5 -8 PM. Packages start at $32.65/person. Dave & Buster’s 2215 D&B Drive Southeast, Marietta. More info: 678-202-9406 ask for the special events department.

Roaring 20’s Party at Drift Restaurant 
Themed fun filled extravaganza complete with prohibition era cocktails, photo booth, balloon drop and champagne toast! Drift Fish House is featuring a $79 four course menu with optional wine pairings for $29 additional, plus tax and gratuity. Drift 4475 Roswell Road, Suite 1410, Marietta. More info:

Roll into 2020 at Bowlero!
Roll into 2020 with the ultimate New Year’s party! Daytime or Evening Party package that features unlimited bowling, a signature menu, champagne toasts and premium bar packages available. Packages start at $21.99/person. Bowlero 2749 Delk Road, Marietta. More info: 770-988-8813 |