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New Year’s Eve 2018: What Should You Do?

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New Year’s Eve in Boston is a celebration you don’t want to miss. To help you decide what to do as you bid adieu to 2017, we’ve made a list of awesome ways to welcome 2018!


  1. Have a house party:

If you decide staying in is more your style this New Year’s Eve, throw a fun house party for your family & friends! Have everyone make a dish. Grab some party games to keep you busy until the ball drops.


  1. Go to a Bar:

Boston is full of bars that will be filled with people who are waiting to welcome 2018. Go to your favorite bar and bring your best pals.


  1. Participate in First Night:

This year marks the 41st anniversary of the tradition. There are music and art performances all throughout the day, followed by the evening activities. Tour the city and see all the ice sculptures, ice skate on the Frog Pond, watch the earlier fireworks, and lastly, countdown to midnight in Copley Square, and be sure to catch the first fireworks of 2018!


  1. Go bowling or visit an arcade:

These are great ways to include all your friends, and ensure that you’ll all have a blast. This brings us to our next point….spend your New Year’s Eve at with us at Lucky Strike Social for our Annual New Year’s Eve Rock & Bowl Party. We have arcade games, bowling, live DJ & dancing, plus more!

Whether you’re spending the whole evening with us, or just want to pop in for a quick hello and a drink, we will be here all evening long! Be sure to check out the packages & pricing here.


No matter where you celebrate New Year’s Eve, we wish everyone a happy & healthy new year. We can’t wait to see what 2018 has in store!