With a Facebook bio that quotes infamous partier and performer Andrew W.K., Tinderbox knows how to show guests a good time. The “flexible-use venue and curated community allows people to come together, dance and have fun in a space separate from bar culture. These parties used to take place at “DIY” venues across town, but now happen at legal and safe, albeit interesting, spots that change each time. Tinderbox always draws huge, excited crowds.

If you haven’t made New Year’s Eve plans quite yet, consider the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s gala A Night At The Moulin Rouge. Conductor John Morris Russell and the gala chair, Hengameh Nassef, join Brian O’Donnell to provide a preview of the evening’s festivities including a concert, dinner, dancing, and a silent auction, which includes a lease of a Mercedes Benz.