Celebrating the New Year is always a special occasion to look forward to and in Milledgeville we know just how to make the night special. Grab your noisemakers and sparklers and head to Milledgeville to join in a rousing chorus of Auld Lang Syne with old friends and new acquaintances. Here are all the best places in our town to ring in 2022!

Ned Kelly’s Down Under

Join Ned Kelly’s for their New Years Bash with live music from DJ Ikon, DJ Rafason, and the Highway 49 Band. The party will start at 10:00 PM and tickets are on sale now. Ned Kelly’s will be providing an open bar and champagne toasts at midnight. Celebrate the coming of the new year with great music and drinks. Pre-sale tickets are $30 and will be $40 during the day of the event. 

Reel Grill

The Reel Grill

Celebrate the end of 2021 with mouth-watering food and cocktails. The Reel Grill will be open from 5 PM to 9 PM on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Book a reservation for a table or let them host your holiday party in a private room. Dig into delectable chargrilled smothered ribeye, bourbon salmon, lemon butter scallops, and more while sipping on high quality champagne and cocktails. 


Buffington’s is going to be home to one of the coolest parties in town. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with live music, champagne, and over $500 in giveaways! DJ Kali will provide the music for everyone to dance the year away as we head into 2022. The Neon Bash starts at 10:30 pm, with a toast as the clock strikes midnight. 

Fat Squirrel 

Looking to end the year with some friendly competition amongst companions? The Fat Squirrel will be open from 8 PM to 2 AM for people interested in playing pool, grabbing a late night bite, and listening to incredible music. DJ Old Flame will be playing the night away with some of the classics.


Roll Call 

Roll right into the new year with Roll Call. Win prizes, skate, and play arcade games at the Midnight New Year’s Eve Balloon Drop. Roll Call will be hosting the event from 7 PM to 12:30 AM for ages 12 and up. Tickets include skating, basic rentals, 2022 themed swag bags, 20 arcade credits, and access to their midnight balloon drop that’s filled with hundreds of dollars in prizes! Tickets are currently $13 but will increase as more tickets are sold.