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Where to ring in the New Year
A few places around town to go for the New Year's countdown

Don't know where to go to countdown to the new year? Here's just a small sampling of the many places in Rockdale to ring in 2011.


American Legion
The party is from 8 p.m. until midnight, $5 per person, with karaoke, music and snacks. At the Conyers Post 77 hall, 674 Legion Road, Conyers, off Ga. Highway 138. (770) 483-8216.

VFW Dance
The Veterans of Foreign Wars post 5290 hosts their annual New Year’s Eve dance, starting at 8:30 p.m., $15 a person, at 1432 VFW Dr. SW, Conyers. For information, call (404) 363-6042.

Borage Grill
Come by for a special night highlighted with belly dancing, a wide variety of wines and beers, and a special seafood menu for New Year's eve at Borage Grill, 5 p.m. - 11 p.m., $12.95 a person (price of drinks excluded). 914 Commercial Street, 770-929-8885

Seven Gables Restaurant and Bar
Open for New Year’s Evening from 5 p.m. – 11 p.m., 1897 Ga. Highway 20 SE. (770) 922-8824.

Whistle Post Tavern
Music and a DJ, food and drink specials and a champagne toast at midnight are in store to tip off the new year at Whistle Post Tavern, located 935 Railroad Street. (770) 785-5008.

Celtic Tavern
Celebrate with live music and a special New Year’s Eve dinner menu. At 12:30 a.m., a special breakfast buffet will open up. Located at 918 Commercial Street, in Olde Town Conyers. (770) 785-7001.

Renaissance Pointe
Live music, friendly crowds and a midnight champagne toast help start the new year at The Pointe, located at 939 Railroad Street. (770) 483-1918.

Marshall’s Sports Bar and Grill
1180 Sigman Road. 770-929-9277. Tickets are $10 in advance and $20 at the door. Free buffet from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m., free champaign toast and three DJs will provide music.

Las Flores
957 S. Main Street. 770-302-4949.

Club 908
908 Commercial Street, Suite D, 770-761-2122.

Springfield Baptist Church
3001 Old Salem Road, Pastor Eric W. Lee Sr., (770) 929-1111, Dec. 31 Watch Night service 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Calvary Community Church
Calvary Community Church, 120 Crowell Road, New Year’s Eve Service 9:30 p.m. to midnight with singing, testimony, prayer and communion featuring The Calvary Church Band, The Halls of Glory Renewed, and other singers. Breakfast served at midnight. All are welcome.

Covenant Word Church
Covenant Word Church, a multi-cultural ministry and located at 1116 Old Covington Hwy, will hold a  New Year’s Eve Service at 9 p.m. and First Sunday of the 2011 Year Celebration Service on Sunday January 2, 2011 at 11 a.m. (678) 571-2147,