New Years Eve Events Los Angeles

New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles is underway! Time to kick off 2013. There are a gargantuan amount of things to do in Los Angeles for New Year’s Eve, but we’ve gone ahead and filtered out the douchey crap, the overpriced events without any bang for your buck — to bring you a cool list of the best New Year’s Eve events in Los Angeles. From the West Side, our home in the East Side, and all the way to Orange County — below are Grimy Goods’ best New Year’s Eve events to attend. We even included a fetish ball for you freaky-deaky peeps. 😉

Please be safe this New Year’s Eve and always. Have fun drinking, but don’t drink and drive. Cab it, get a limo or have a D.D.

East Side and Around

  • Redd Kross, Melvins ($60, cocktails served at 8pm) @ Alexandria Hotel
  • Stone Throw New Years Eve with Mayer Hawthorne, J. Rocc, Peanut Butter Wolf, and Dam Funk spinning 45’s all night long ($25 alcohol included) @ DTLA Ballroom
  • Cake, The Lucky Stars, Polynesian Paradise and a live fire show ($62.50)@ The Wiltern
  • Quetzal Guerrero w/ live band, DJ Jedi (Digable Planets), Sunny Z ($10, complementary champagne and we have a giveaway for tix/drinks) @ The Virgil
  • The Henry Clay People, Torches, The Lonely Wild, Kissing Cousins ($10, complementary champagne, $2 PBR/Well Drinks + $5 from 7-9pm) @ The Satellite
  • James Friedman, Split Secs, Cosmic Dan, Dirty Dave  ($15-$25) @ Los Globos
  • BOOTIE LA NYE 2013 ($10-$30, complementary champagne) @ Echoplex
  • Daedelus w/ Tokimonsta ($34) @ Intimate Downtown LA Venue Secret Venue
  • New Years Eve Fantastic Disco w/ SSION,  Casey Spooner of Fischerspooner ($30, complementary champagne) @ The Standard-Hollywood

For the Far West Siders 

  • (For the swanky) KCRW’S Black & White NYE Ball feat: Jason Bentley w/Anthony Valadez & Valida ($175, premium hosted bar + hors d’oeuvres) @ Viceroy Hotel
  • The Dustbowl Revival ($40, complementary champagne) @ Del Monte Speakeasy
  • Boogaloo Assassins-NYE Celebration ($15) @ The Mint
  • Headtron LA NYE Party w/Pizza Party 1115pm, Russ Liquid 1230am, GoldRush 10pm, Artifact 9pm ($70, open bar) @ Central Social Aid and Pleasure Club

For the Freaky Deaky

  • Black Unicorn New Years Eve Fetish Fantasy Ball ($20) @ Dragonfly


  • The Aggrolites, The Revivers, The Delirians ($23.50) @ Alex’s Bar
  • Classixx, Cosmic Kids, Danny Love ($25-$40,complementary champagne) @ Detroit Bar
  • Kendrick Lamar, RL Grime, The Underachievers ($59.75) @ The Observatory