An iconic Times Square New Year’s Eve celebration is not only a New York tradition, it’s a global phenomenon. (And it's totally free!) An estimate of one million revelers will flock to the land of LED screens to witness one of the best NYC events in December, which includes star-studded New Year’s Eve concerts, the inevitable surprise engagement and a chance to be featured on live television.
You don't want to blow New Year's Eve in NYC—it's the biggest party of the year! But you don't want to blow your entire savings account either. Forgo those expensive New Year's Eve parties and pricy, fancy restaurants (they're so 2017), and sign up for one of these budget-friendly and cheap things to do on New Year's Eve instead. We've included awesome events and parties that are either free or priced under $100, so you can start 2018 with a good chunk of money in the bank.
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