Local Living is taking a break next week. All events take place Dec. 31.
New Year’s Eve Concert Washington musicians Rosa Lamoreaux, J. Reilly Lewis, Ann Colgrove, Judy Dodge, John Hurd and Diane Heath perform music for voice, piano, organ and harpsichord. 6 p.m. St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 4201 Albemarle St. NW. 202-363-4119. www.columba.org. $20, students $5.
Zou Zou New Year’s Eve Revue: Burlesque/Variety Bash GiGi Holliday presents a “nouveau riche”-themed burlesque show and party. 7 p.m.-1 a.m. Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Rd. SE. 202-631-6291. www.anacostiaartscenter.com. $25-$60.
Toni Redd: Stomping at the Savoy New Year’s Concert and Dinner Singer Redd, winner of the 2014 Black Women in Jazz & the Arts awards for Best Jazz Artist and Music Video, performs at a party with food, champagne and dancing. Tickets include a three-course dinner, champagne, hats and noisemakers. 7:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Savoy Suites Hotel, Twist Georgetown, 2505 Wisconsin Ave. NW. www.eventbrite.com. $110, $80 without dinner.
Art Soiree’s Puttin’ on the Ritz Count down to 2015 in your finest attire at this party with hors d’oeuvres, a glass of champagne, live band and DJ, party favors and confetti. A balloon drop rings in the new year. 9 p.m. The Ritz-Carlton, 3100 South St. NW. 202-470-2642. newyearsdc2015.eventbrite.com. $55.
Downtown Countdown Third Eye Blind and Delta Rae rock the main ballroom, while two more rooms host club-style DJs and dancing, stand-up comedy and live acoustic karaoke. Tickets include open bars all night and dinner buffets 9 p.m.-11 p.m., with party favors and a balloon drop at midnight. For 21 and older. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. www.downtowncount down.net/dc. $89-$225.
Madhatter Ball Cocktail attire is suggested for this party with open bar 9 p.m.-2 a.m., buffet 9 p.m.-10 p.m., a champagne toast at midnight, live entertainment and masquerade party favors. 9 p.m. Madhatter, 1319 Connecticut Ave. NW. www.madhatterdc.com/nye-2015. $75, subject to increase.
Passport to the World Gala More than 3,000 people are expected at this event, which identifies couples and singles with colored bracelets. Expect live entertainment, food and open bar. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Capital Hilton, 1001 16th St. NW. 202-686-5990. www.prosinthecity.com. $139, after 10:30 p.m. $99 (without food).
Freedom’s Eve This New Year’s Eve party celebrates the anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and supports the private nonprofit President Lincoln’s Cottage. The evening features live music, a dessert buffet and drinks. 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. President Lincoln’s Cottage, Upshur Street and Rock Creek Church Road NW. 202-829-0436. www.lincolncottage.org. $100, advance purchase required.
Kennedy Center New Year’s Eve Grand Foyer Party Attend one of the Kennedy Center’s ticketed shows — “Shear Madness” (6 and 9 p.m., $50), “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” (8 p.m., $60-$155), Ozomatli and members of the National Symphony Orchestra (8:30 p.m., $55-$120) or Branford Marsalis (sold out) — or dine at the Roof Terrace Restaurant on New Year’s Eve and stay for the party in the foyer with the 13-piece Craig Gildner Big Band and the Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra featuring singer Solange Prat. Photo booths, noisemakers and a midnight balloon drop are included. Champagne and other drinks will be available for purchase. 10:30 p.m. Kennedy Center, 2700 F St., NW. 202-467-4600. www. kennedy-center.org. Free with Dec. 31 show ticket or restaurant receipt.
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