It’s New Year’s Eve and we are BCS Buzz are happy to have spent the last half of the year telling about all the great things happening here in Bryan/College Station. Here is a list of most of the local events happening around town today:

Century Square is hosting Noon Year’s Eve from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Dance with a live DJ on The Green, enjoy lawn games, face painting and a balloon artist, capture the fun with a photobooth and conclude with a countdown to NOON capped off with bubbles and a balloon drop! Stop by merge boutique and Runway Seven and enjoy their Sip & Shop specials during the afternoon.

The Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley is hosting Rockin’ AFTERnoon Year’s Eve beginning at 1 p.m. Normal admission prices in effect

Santa’s Rockin’ New Year! is happening at Santa’s Wonderland- A Texas Christmas Experience from 3 p.m. until close. For tickets check out https://www.santas-wonderland.com/

The Stella Hotel is hosting two separate events: Champagne Toast beginning at 4:30 p.m. and New Year’s Eve at Campfire beginning at 5 30 p.m.

Century Square is also hopping for the evening with two events: The George is hosting Celebrate New Years Eve at 1791 Whiskey Bar With Karl Rehn Jazz beginning at 8 p.m. and the Canteen Bar & Grill at Cavalry Court is hosting Ring in the New Year at The Canteen Bar and Grill featuring Cody Ray Henry Band beginning at 8:30 p.m.

Grand Station Entertainment is hosting GRAND New Year! Beginning at 8:30 p.m. you can enjoy all of the activities at Grand Station and a buffet for a special price. Check out the events and pricing in the link above

Queen’s Ball at the Ice House on Main is THE PLACE to be tonight. Advent GX hosts this year’s ball to benefit the historic The Queen Theatre which will open early 2018. Space is limited but check https://store4491277.ecwid.com/ to see if tickets are still available.

Messina Hof Winery & Resort is hosting sold out New Year’s Eve Party at 7 p.m. This is only mentioned as a reminder to anyone who holds tickets

The New Republic Brewing Company is hosting New Years Eve at NRB AstroChimp & Astrolabe.

Ring in the New Year at these bars:

West End New Years Eve Bash at The West End Elixir Company

New Year’s Eve at Halo

New Year’s Eve 2017! at O’Bannon’s Taphouse

New Year Party at Mad Hatter’s

Social NYE Party !! at Social Lounge

Carney’s Pub 2018 New Year Bash

New Years w/DJ Skullbone at Revolution Cafe and Bar

Celebrate the New Year! at James’ Studio 59

RGS NEW YEAR’s EVE BASH 2018 at Rockies Grill and Saloon

Happy New Year! at Rebel Draft House

Fiesta de Año Nuevo at Knight Club

It’s the day before New Year’s Eve and a quiet day it is. Most of the usual Saturday events are on break—probably a well deserved one! Enjoy the last Saturday of 2017.

The Museum of The American GI has several exhibits right now including Women of Resilience: Brazos County in World War I and Over There: America in WWI.

Cake Me Away Bakery has Happy Hour Saturdays from 1:00 – 3:00 pm. They will have #cake slices, normally $5.50, for only $2, and all #cupcakes, normally $1.50, for only $.50. Go make your sweet tooth happy.

It’s #Salsa Night at the Village Cafe and Art979 Gallery. Dancing starts at 10:00 pm with a complimentary 30 min lesson and #dancing starts at 10:30 pm. There is a $5 cover.

Halo‘s doors open at 10 PM, no cover before 10:30 PM with the #dragshow starting around 11:30 pm.

Final Saturday concerts for B/CS in 2017

It’s the last Saturday of 2017. Here’s your concerts for tonight:

Brazos Valley All Star Band at playing at 8 p.m. at the Canteen Bar & Grill at Cavalry Court. BVAllStars are a great local band and if you haven’t seen them, you have to check them out

John Acevedo is playing at The George at 8 p.m. John’s roots firmly in the traditional Flamenco sound, but melded to it a soulful contemporary feel to create music that is hypnotic, fiery and passionate.–what he calls “Flamenco Jazz” or Nouveau Flamenco.

The Texas Rain Band is playing at The Whiskey Tango Bar & Grill in Navasota at 9 p.m. Texas Rain Band is a Classic Country band with a dash of Classic Rock.

Revolution Cafe and Bar has a night of great electronic music for you. Atarimatt, Great Unwashed Luminaries, Gateslinger, and Dead Horse & The Rabbit Holes are performing beginning at 9 p.m. Cover is $5.

The Tap is hosting a Special Edition Karaoke beginning at 9 p.m.

It’s the last Friday of the year and here are the local happenings B/CS

Golly gee whiz!!! It’s the last Friday of 2017. Who thinks this year has flown by? Here is your buzz around town for today.

Bryan Animal Center is celebrating Merry Pawsmas. From now until Dec 31st all dogs and cats, including puppies and kittens, are available for a flat rate adoption fee of $5. This fee includes the basic round of vaccinations appropriate for the age of the adoptable pet, spay/neuter, and a microchip. Do you feel moved to open up your heart and home to a fur baby?

Parents–need a date night? Thunder Elite Cheerleading, Gymnastics, & Dance offers Parents night out from 7:30 – 11:30 pm for the lovely price of $12. Ages 3 and up are welcome and you don’t have to attend Thunder Elite to come.

South Brazos County Farmers’ Market will be at The Scott &White Hospital at Hwy 6-Rock Prairie from 12:00 – 5:30 pm.

If you like #karaoke, head over to P.O.E.T.S. Billiards with Krys Locke starting at 10:00 pm or to The Beer Joint starting at 9:00 pm.

The Campfire Bar and Patio at The Stella Hotel has happy hour from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.

Take you friends to Altitude Trampoline Park – College Stationr​ for Friday Night Friendzy​ where you can get 3 hours of jumping, a slice of pizza, and bottle of water for only $16.95!

Halo‘s doors open at 10:00 pm with no cover until 10:30. #Drag show starts at 11:30 pm.

Friday, December 29 Concerts in the B/CS area

TGIF for the Final Friday of 2017! The Belk Bowl will end in the afternoon so get out there and get your groove on tonight:

Luigi’s Patio Ristorante​ hosts Rachel Bloem and Kevin Duff at 7 p.m.

Joey McGee​ is playing at the Canteen Bar & Grill​ at Cavalry Court​ at 8 p.m.

Morgan Ashley Music​ is playing at The Whiskey Tango Bar & Grill​ in Navasota at 8 p.m.

Revolution Cafe and Bar​ hosts Daikaiju​, Tenino​, Mutant Love​, Psionnosaur​ and Shoobiedoobies​ beginning at 9 p.m. $5 cover

B/CS area events for Thursday, December 28

Things are quiet around town as we approach the last weekend of 2017.

THIS Thursday:

Take your kiddos to Jumping World for All You Can Jump.

Texas A&M Women’s Basketball faces off against SMU in Reed Arena at 7:00 pm.

EVERY Thursday:

Enjoy 1/2 off #wine bottles at Hershel’s in The Stella Hotel. Also at The Stella Hotel is happy hour at The Campfire Bar and Patio from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Happy hour at Messina Hof Winery & Resort is Monday-Thursday featuring $5 select glasses and Wine on Tap from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.

Rockies Grill and Saloon​ has #karaoke with Krys Locke starting at 9:00 pm.

Naked Fish Sushi​ also has karaoke starting at 9:00 pm.

It’s steak night at Shipwreck Grill with $12.99 Ribeyes, Shiner Bock Beans & Fries with $2 Small or $4 Large Sangrias.

Murphy’s Law has Pub Quiz starting at 9:00 pm.

AggielandTrivia will be at Rx Pizza for live #trivia starting at 9:00 pm and for Pub Poll at Duddley’s Draw​ also at 9:00 pm.

Visit Spirit Ice Arena for their “#DateNight” special every Thursday night from 8-10pm where it is two for the price of one admission!