When: Sat., Dec. 31, 7 p.m.-12 a.m. 2016
The biggest party in downtown St. Louis is NYE Live! at Ballpark Village (601 Clark Avenue; www.stlballparkvillage.com). The celebration spreads across five different venues within the complex, with live music, a set by DJ Dynamix and the only real-time ball drop in town. There are two different packages to chose from. The Gold GA Package offers all-inclusive drinks from 8 p.m. to midnight (premium liquor, wine and domestic beer) and complimentary midnight champagne toast. The Platinum VIP package features the same all-inclusive drink options from 7 p.m. to midnight, your choice of either the VIP buffet at Budweiser Brew House or the buffet at Cardinals Nation (from 7 to 10 p.m.) and a complimentary midnight champagne toast. Tickets are $50 to $130.