Amarillo will host several exciting New Year's Eve events this year.

From masquerade to murder mystery, the New Year's Eve parties in Amarillo will give everyone a thrill.

Here are some of the most fun New Year's Eve parties to ring in 2016 in Amarillo.

  • Amarillo Building's 90th Birthday Celebration

    Amarillo's first skyscraper was opened on New Year's Eve in 1925. This year, the building is celebrating its 90th birthday with a New Year's Eve gala. This will be a one-of-a-kind event, with actors portraying pioneers of the 1920's and jazz musicians playing all night. The event starts at 9:30 p.m. in the building's lobby. Admission is free.

  • Bourbon Club Murder Mystery at the Gallery on 7th

    This is a fun and unique way to ring in the new year. Gallery on 7th will host a murder-mystery party, set in the 1950's at the Bourbon Jazz Club. Solve the death of a fellow party goer before the ball drops. Tickets are $50-$75.

  • Future's Eve Party at Bar Z Winery

    Bar Z Winery is an amazing up-and-coming winery in Canyon and they are ready to impress with their New Year's Eve party. There will be pizza straight from the brick oven, plenty of wine, and entertainment from Deep Diver. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets are $10.

  • Masquerade Ball at Pour House

    This will be a joint event with the Wyndham Garden Hotel. There will be drinks, food, photo booths, and party favors. Dance the night away to Smooth Condition, who will be performing at Pour House. The attire is masquerade. Cover charge is $10.

  • Live Music at Various Bars

    Several of the bars around Amarillo will have live music and New Year's Eve Specials.

    No Cover:

    • Cactus Bar: Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Features Afterthought, drink specials, party favors, and champagne toast at midnight. No cover.
    • Joe Daddy’s: Begins at 8 p.m. Features Smokey City Rhythm Review. Bar will be open until midnight, kitchen closes at 10 p.m. No cover.
    • Acapulco Mexican Restaurant & Bar: Begins at 6 p.m. Features live DJ, champagne toast at midnight, and drink specials. No cover.
    • Buckle’s Louge: Doors open at 9 p.m. Features karaoke, party favors, and champagne toast at midnight. No cover.
    • Butler’s Martini Bar: Doors open at 9:30 p.m. Features music by DJ Gemini and champagne toast at midnight. No cover.
    • Leftwood’s: Doors open at 9:30 p.m. Features champagne toast at midnight. No cover.

    Cover:

    • Abuelo’s Party Room: Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Features Jackie Haney & The Geezers Gone Wild, chips & salsa, party favors, and a champagne toast. Cash bar provided by Abuelo’s. Cover $20.
    • Golden Light Cantina: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features Zac Wilkerson and champagne toast at midnight. Cover $15.
    • Hoot’s: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features The Electric Gypsies’ final show. Cover $40; seating limited.
    • Skooterz: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features Strange Saints, champagne toast at midnight, and drink specials. Table reservations available. Cover $5; women free.
    • Whiskey River: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features Mike Chism & Hollow Point with Chancey Bernson, champagne toast and shot specials. Cover $15 each, $20 couples.
    • Wild Card: Doors open at 8 p.m. Features Stephani Montiel and Gabriel Zavala. Cover $15; pre-sale tickets at La Frontera.
    • Zombiez Bar: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features Cut Throat Catalyst and champagne toast at midnight. Cover $5.
    • Cattleman’s Club: Doors open at 9 p.m. Features karaoke, party favors, and champagne toast. Cover $6.
    • Guitars & Cadillacs: Doors open at 7 p.m. Features party favors, champagne toast and breakfast burritos. Also offers hotel package with Baymont Inn & Suites for $49.95; includes shuttle service. Cover $12.
    • Midnight Rodeo: Doors open at 7 p.m. Cover $5 for 21 and older until 9 p.m., $10 after 9 p.m. $15 for 18 to 20 all night.
    • 212 Club: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features party favors, balloon drops, champagne toast at midnight and performances by Simara Davenport Stone and Lindsey Adams. Cover $5 adults, $20 ages 18 to 20.
    • Rounder’s: Doors open at 9 p.m. Features karaoke, champagne toast and party favors. There will be a cover charge.

    Contact for Cover Information:

    • Austin’s Texas Pub: Doors open at 10 p.m. Features J.W. Lane & County Road X, champagne toast at midnight, and drink specials.
    • Western Horseman Club: Doors open at  9 p.m. Features Lindsey Lane & Midnight Express, champagne toast, party favors and breakfast.
    • Duke Tracy’s: Doors open at 9 p.m. Features karaoke, party favors, drink specials, and champagne toast at midnight.
    • House Bar: Features live DJ, champagne toast at midnight, black-eyed peas and shot specials every hour until the New Year.