Around Town: Start the new year locally with variety of entertaining choices
Our Lady of Victory Church is sponsoring a New Year's Eve Hafli to assist with its building fundraiser. Maza begins at 7 p.m., with dinner to follow.
There is a cash bar and live Lebanese music by Amin and the Sultans band. The event will be held at 1000 Lindsay Road, Carnegie. Tickets are $100 for adults and $50 for teenagers and college students.
Call 412-278-0841 or 412-221-7877 for tickets or visit www.olov.info for more information.
AMF Noble Manor Lanes, 2440 Noblestown Road, Green Tree, is holding two celebrations. The family event is from 6 to 9 p.m. with three hours of bowling, shoe rental, party favors and a dinner buffet for $25 per person. Children under 5 years are free.
The second “Xtreme” event is from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. and includes three hours of bowling, shoe rental, party favors, a dinner buffet and a champagne toast at midnight for $30 per person. Call 412-922-4622 to purchase tickets
Crafton-Ingram Lanes, 252 Crafton-Ingram Shopping Center, offers two party choices as well. The family party is from 5 to 8 p.m. and features cosmic bowling, prize giveaways, a toast at 7 p.m., party favors, music, pizza, soft drinks and dessert. Up to six people can bowl on a lane for $99.99.
The New Year's Eve Spectacular is from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. and features cosmic bowling, prize giveaways, party favors, music, dinner buffet, dessert and a toast at midnight. Up to six people can play on a lane for $139.99. Call 412-921-0200 to reserve a lane.
New Year's oldies
The Crafton/Ingram Frank R. Kirk American Legion Post 145 is hosting an Oldies New Year's Eve party at 1 American Legion Plaza, Crafton.
Dinner, beer, sodas, snacks and noise makers will be provided. It is a BYOB event. Doors open at 7 p.m. and dinner will be served at 8 p.m. Entertainment for dancing will be provided by DJ Jim. Tickets are $25 each. Call 412-458-3731 to order.
The SNPJ Club, 540 Third Ave., Bridgeville/South Fayette Township, will hold its annual dance with the Mansfield Five in its Sunshine Room beginning at 7 p.m.
Each $60 ticket includes dinner, dancing, noise makers, a midnight toast and an open bar. Call 412-334-3659 for tickets.
Hunting for fun?
The Alpine Hunting & Fishing Club, 220 Alpine Road, Bridgeville/South Fayette Township, is offering appetizers at 7 p.m. with dinner at 7:45 p.m., midnight snacks, dancing and entertainment by the Corned Beef & Curry Band. Tickets are $55 per person. Call 412-221-8550 to purchase.
Peter's Place, 1199 Washington Pike, Kirwan Heights, is offering a package for $60 per person for a prime rib buffet, five-hour bar, and dancing to “Night Star.” Call 412-221-5000 for reservations.
The Sunset Room in the Fairview Volunteer Fire Department, South Fayette, is featuring a full buffet, BYOB, soda, beer, hats and noisemakers, kielbasa and sauerkraut at midnight, and dancing to a disc jockey for $32 per person. Doors open at 8 p.m. Call 412-257-4454 for reservations.
• The Rumfish Grille, Great Southern Shopping Center, Collier, is offering a limited menu. Call 412-914-8013 for information.
• The DoubleTree by Hilton, 500 Mansfield Ave., Green Tree, has dinner from 6 to 11 p.m. in the dining room for $49 per person. Reservations are required. Call 412-922-8400.
It is best to call ahead to verify before going out.
Have a safe and prosperous New Year!
Charlotte Smith is a contributing writer for Trib Total Media and can be reached at 724-693-9441 or firstname.lastname@example.org.