Roll in 2017 on 8 wheels: Roller disco in a converted church just might be the most San Francisco way to celebrate New Year's Eve. Swing by The Church of 8 Wheels on Saturday from 7pm to 1am PT. Tickets to the roller party run $20 with an additional $5 for skate rental. Guests are encouraged to dress in black and white.
Get your car home without driving it: AAA’s Holiday Safe Ride Home Program is providing a free safe tow ride home for people who drink in Northern California on New Year's Eve. Free one-way tows up to 10 miles are available from 6pm to 6am PT by calling (800) 222-4357 (AAA-HELP) and asking for a safe ride home. One does not need to be a member of AAA to take advantage of the service.
Explore the magic of China without leaving Gilroy: Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park has been completely transformed into a magical light display that celebrates 2000 years of Chinese culture. "Lumination" features massive illuminated displays - some as tall as six stories high, an artisan marketplace, and live performances. Tickets to the 21+ New Year's Eve party run $86, but a single ticket to "Lumination" any other Friday, Saturday, or Sunday night through January 8 costs $25. The well-lit event runs from 6pm - 10pm PT.