You can ring in the new year by donating to a good cause. ALON USA/Fina 7-11 is hosting the Whirlwind of Entertainment New Year's Eve Gala. The event will raise money for the city's sculpture garden and amphitheater project. It gets underway at 7pm on New Year's Eve at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
For ticket information, call (806) 762-3233.
Senior citizens looking for a celebration can attend the Lubbock Senior Center's annual gala, starting at 7:30, New Year's Eve. Tickets are $10 and that includes dinner, non-alcoholic drinks, party favors, followed by dancing to the Million Dollar Band. Tickets must be purchased at the Senior Center at 2001 19th street before the event.
For more information, call (806) 767-2710.