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Don't Miss the Ball Drop With Our Top 10 Events to Celebrate NYE!

The year is almost to an end, it's time to slough off the troubles of 2016 and start fresh with a New Year's Eve experience you'll never forget! We've compiled a list of the most talked about, the most buzz-worthy, and the most hype-filled events taking place across the country. Ranging from acts like Hardwell, Calvin Harris, and Bassnectar, there's something for every electronic music fan happening this NYE!

1. Countdown NYE (San Bernardino) 18+/21

Check out Insomniac's New Year's Eve event at NOS Events Center December 30th and 31st. Join Insominac as they ring in the New Year with this two night event featuring art installations and artists like: A Trak, The Chainsmokers, Diplo, NGHTMRE, RL Grime, Steve Aoki and Zedd.

Website & Ticket Info - http://countdownnye.com

2. Snowglobe (Lake Tahoe) 18+/21

Snowglobe, the 6th annual New Year's Eve festival is returning December 29 - 31st, returning to the athletic field at Tahoe Community College Campus. The festival is partnering up with Full Circle Compost to #leavenotrace all while playing host to a killer lineup featuring: The Chainsmokers, Flume, Major Lazer, Odesza, RÜFÜS DU SOL, Illenium and Big Gigantic.

Website & Ticket Info - http:/snowglobemusicfestival.com

3. USC Resolution (Seattle) 18+/21

USC (United States of Consciousness) Events is throwing a massive 6th anniversary party at Wa Mu Theater to ring in 2017 featuring: Above & Beyond, Adventure Club, Yellowclaw, Tritonal, Botnek, Party Favor and Slushii.

Website & Ticket Info - http://resolutionseattle.com

4. Decadence NYE (CO & AZ) 18+/21

Global Dance Event's annual Decadence celebration is returning for its annual New Year's Eve event on December 30 - 31st with a two city special feature. With festivities in both Denver, Colorado and Phoenix, Arizona, the West is getting big acts to bring in 2017.

CO - The Chainsmokers, Disclosure, Eric Prydz, Flume, Griz, Marshmello, Phantoms, RL Grime vs. Baauer, Tiesto, Big Wild, Snails and Zeds Dead.

AZ - The Chainsmokers, Disclosure, Deadmau5, Arty, Jauz, Marshmello, Malaa, Porter Robinson, Slander, DJ Snake, Zedd.

Website & Ticket Info - http://decadencenye.com

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5. Reaction NYE (Chicago) 18+/21

React Presents is bringing a New Year's Eve extravaganza to Chicago with stacked lineup for December 30th and 31st, featuring Flume, Dillon Francis, Danny Brown, Zeds Dead, Tchami, and Manic Focus.

Also featuring Anderson .Paak of The Free Nationals and Gucci Mane.

Website & Ticket Info - http://www.reactionnye.com/

6. Hardwell NYE (D.C.) 18+

Hardwell is ready to bring us into 2017 with a special New Year's performance at D.C.'s Echostage. He will be performing alongside, Kill The Buzz on December 31st. Hardwell is set to start the New Year in style after releasing hit singles this year like, “Get Down” feat. W&W and “Thinking About You” feat. Jay Sean.

Website & Ticket Info - http://www.echostage.com

7. Justice (New York)

There's no better place to be when the ball drops than in New York City, which is where Justice will be celebrating this NYE. With buzzing opening acts like Gesaffelstein and Bob Moses Justice will play its first set ahead of their Live Woman World Tour.

Unfortunately the event is already sold out through Wantickets.

8. OMFG NYE (San Diego) 18+/21

LED Events is coming back to San Diego with a star-studded line-up that will set the spark for 2017. OMFG NYE will return on December 29 - 31st with a stellar lineup featuring: Adventure Club, Slander, Dj Snake, Bro Safari, Jauz and GTA.

Website & Ticket Info - http://omfgnye.com

9. Calvin Harris NYE (LV) 21+

Calvin Harris is gonna be popping bottles in Sin City this New Year's Eve as he makes his way back to Omnia Nightclub in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is his third year holding an exclusive slot on the Vegas strip for an unparalleled celebration at Omnia Nightclub in Caesars Palace.

Event info and Tickets - http://omnianightclub.com

10. Bassnectar NYE 360 (Birmingham) 18+

Bassnectar is doing a special celebration for the tight knit Bassnectar family this New Year's Eve with another rendition of his 360 performance. Heading all the way down south to Birmingham, Alabam, Bassnectar will be playing alongside Gramatik, Joker, and The Librarian.

Website & Ticket Info - http://www.bassnectar.net/2016/09/new-years-eve-36...

Cover photo courtesy of USC Resolution