First Night Buffalo. 5 p.m. Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, 153 Franklin St. Ring in the New Year with an all ages friendly event featuring entertainment and family fun. 855-5555. $10-$12.
Clue Year's Eve. 6 and 9 p.m. at the Screening Room Cinema Cafe, Boulevard Mall, 1265 Niagara Falls Blvd. Early event has screening of the movie "Clue" at 7 p.m. and champagne toast. Midnight Show has "Clue" at about 10 p.m., the ball drop on the big screen have a champagne toast at midnight. $10-$15.
Mary Wilson. 7 and 10:30 p.m. Seneca Niagara Casino, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls. Founding member of the Supremes with a solo show of classics. (877) 873-6322. $50.
New Year’s Eve at Pulse Arena. 7 p.m. Seneca Niagara Casino, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls. Live DJ, entertainment and games. (877) 873-6322. $10.
Jimkata. 8 p.m. Town Ballroom, 681 Main St. Electro/synth rock act with lush hooks and a booming sound. 852-3900. $20.
New Year’s Eve Party. 8 p.m. The Gypsy Parlor, 376 Grant St. Enjoy a New Year’s of jazz and food. 551-0001. $5-$40.
Rusted Root. 9 p.m. Buffalo Iron Works, 49 Illinois St. Multigenre band famous for its folk-rock single “Send Me on My Way.” 200-1893. $30-$35.
Emo Night New Year’s Eve Party. 9 p.m. The Waiting Room, 334 Delaware Ave. Sing and dance along with all your emo and punk favorites from the 1990s on up. Featuring Get Up Kids touring member James Dewees and Jeremiah Pauly of Pentimento. 853-5483.
New Year’s Eve Party. 9 p.m. Armor Inn Tap Room, 5381 Abbott Rd. Hamburg. Ring in the new year with live music from Flipside. 202-1315. Armorinn.com Free.
Nietzsche’s NYE Celebration. 9 p.m. Nietzsche’s, 248 Allen St. A celebration featuring Buffalo’s hippest artists. 886-8539. $5.
Brew Year’s Eve. 7 p.m. Buffalo Riverworks, 359 Ganson St. Taste and indulge in craft beer and food this New Year’s Eve. 342-2292. $65-$130.
Buffalo Ball Drop. 10:30 p.m. Electric Tower, 535 Washington St. Ring in the New Year with the people of the city with a classic ball drop and celebration. Free.