MARIETTA, OH (December 12, 2012) – New Year’s Eve is a time to gather around loved ones, reflect about days gone by and welcome challenges for the upcoming months with resolutions and cheer. Delicious midnight buffets, fantastic live bands and luxurious overnight packages can be found on either side, or paddling atop, the beautiful Ohio River. Ring in this new year with a community that always celebrates its storied past while embracing future opportunities.
December 31, 2012
Blennerhassett Hotel/Spats Lounge:
Parkersburg, WV – 8 p.m.
Encore Entertainment of Columbus, OH will rock the ballroom while the Parkersburg based Roger Bush Trio rolls out jazz and pop favorites in the lounge. For full package information or reservations visit www.theblennerhassett.com or call 800-262-2536.
Marietta, OH – Ball Drop Burlesque Bash
Featuring the lovely ladies of Boxcar Burlesque from Athens, OH, this New Year’s Eve celebration brings “Moulin Rouge” to life in the Comfort Inn ballroom. Overnight packages begin at $150 per couple. For information or reservations call 740-374-8190.
Marietta, OH – 2012 Year’s End Celebration
Bring in 2013 at the Holiday Inn lounge party. Overnight packages start at $95 per couple and include party admittance, room for two, midnight champagne, heavy appetizers and New Year’s Day brunch. For reservations call 740-374-9660.
Marietta, OH – 8 p.m.
New Year’s Eve party in the Lafayette Hotel Ballroom with music by the Titus Canbe Band. Package includes midnight breakfast buffet and champagne toast, overnight accommodations available. For reservations call 800-331-9336 or 740-373-5522.
Marietta Brewing Company
Marietta, OH – 9 p.m.
Enjoy live entertainment from Backroad Remedy in Marietta’s only microbrewery. Party favors, door prizes and a midnight champagne toast is included with $5 cover charge. For additional information visit www.mbcpub.com or call 740-373-2739.
Valley Gem Sternwheeler
Marietta, OH – 8 p.m.
Celebrate the new year aboard the Valley Gem Sternwheeler and enjoy a fabulous dinner, music and midnight champagne toast while cruising the Ohio River. Dinner will be served on the heated, fully enclosed, lower deck. For reservations call 740-373-7862.