Still trying to figure out what to do on New Year’s Eve? There are numerous events planned in Southern Maryland for the big night, including an all-night party at the new-and-improved Monks Inn in St. Inigoes.

 Monks is having a “Grand Re-Opening” party on New Year’s Eve, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., with free hot breakfast served until 6 a.m. for those who last.

 The club has undergone many changes recently, including a new owner, new staff, new security and new atmosphere to name a few. There’s also Keno, horseracing, beer pong, six dart boards, three pool tables, clean restrooms and specials every night of the week.

 Celebrate the New Year in style, with free champagne, door prizes, balloons, Jello shooters, $1 drafts, DJ starting at 6 p.m., kitchen open all night. There will also be other eye-opening surprises for the “Grand Re-Opening.”

 Monks Inn is located on the corner of Trapp Rd. & Rte 5 S. in St. Inigoes. For more information check out their Web site at, see more at

 If Monks isn’t in your neck of the woods, there are several other parties and events planned for New Year’s Eve, including:


– Safest Bet – Friendly Tavern on New Year’s

Party with the Bent Nickel Band at Friendly Tavern, at Great Mills and Indian Bridge roads.

Only $25 per couple in advance. Includes 2 free drinks each Champagne at Midnight – Then a Home-style Breakfast w/ eggs, bacon, sausage, scrapple, ham, home fries, sausage gravy and biscuits, fried apples.

Plus, a free ride home if you want, and also a ride back the next day to get your vehicle –  YOU CANNOT BEAT THIS DEAL.


New Year’s Eve Dinner-Dance, at American Legion Post 206, Chesapeake Beach.

Ring in the New Year at Post 206! Festivities begin at 6 p.m. Appetizers at 6:30, Dinner at 7:00 p.m., Dancing from 8:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Music by Southern Winds. Champagne toast at Midnight, Continental breakfast.

Choice of Prime Rib or Chicken Cordon Bleu for dinner. Cost is $55 per person. Entrance after 8:00 p.m. $30 per person. For more information or to purchace tickets contact the post at 301-855-6466 or 410-257-9878.


– “John Lusky” at Vera’s Beach Club

2nd Annual New Years Eve Party! Tickets available while they last. Must have a ticket to get in.

$350.00 – Includes: Live entertainment with “John Lusky”, Buffet Dinner, Open Bar, Party Favors, Champagne Toast, breakfast buffet, Hotel Room (King or Double Bed) at Hilton Garden Inn, Lusby, and Transportation.

See Your Bartender or Server for Tickets.


New Year’s Eve Party at Big Dogs Paradise

Join Big Dogs in Mechanicsville for their second annual New Years party.

DJ McNasty will be kickin’ out the tunes, there will be free gifts, 50/50 raffle, games, champagne toast and watch the ball drop o