If it's mere days before New Year's Eve and you don't have plans, you're not alone. When you live in New York City, the options are endless, and that can be pretty overwhelming. Do you dish out $100+ to hit the club with an open bar? Do you opt for dinner with friends and lots and lots of wine? Or, do you — gasp — battle the crowds in Times Square to watch the ball drop? Exactly. It's a toss-up.
The evening is fast-approaching, and now that you've got your outfit squared away, it's time to make a decision about where to ring in 2015. We've carefully selected 15 events worth hitting up, from a Boardwalk Empire-themed festivity to a low-key jazz evening. Consider your night made. There's nothing left to stress about — except the inevitable dearth of cabs and Uber mega-surge pricing right when you want to go home.