The thought of being stuck in Times Square in the freezing cold - among crazed tourists and without a bathroom in sight - is, well, scary. You know better than that.
Here’s how to celebrate New Year’s Eve the right way in New York City. Check out these ticketed events, fancy prix-fixe dinners and open-bar soirees in my CBS New York article on NYC’s 8 Best New Year’s Eve Parties and Events.
And don't forget my article on NYC's 8 Best New Year's Eve Dinner Menus for those looking for a delicious meal to ring in 2013.