If you haven't made plans for New Year's Eve, have a look at some of the events which are being held across a range of Brains pubs.
Bowl Inn, Almondsbury - Sit down dinner £30. Almost fully booked!
Lamb & Flag, Abergavenny - Rock 'n' Roll evening with an American Diner theme menu. Staff dressed up as characters from Grease, the musical! Activities include disco, auction, quiz, raffle, fancy dress and spot prizes. Money raised will go to Breast Care at Nevill Hall Hospital.
Old Post, Bonvilston - Open as usual, offering a blackboard-driven 3 course special for £13.95 or two courses for £11.95.
Piercefield, St Arvans, Chepstow - Open till 1.00am, food served from 12.00 noon till 9.00pm. Full menu and 2 course offer for £8.95 available.
Plas Derwen, Abergavenny - A free finger buffet served at around 10pm. Also a local trivia quiz accompanied by the pubs own special punch.
Thomas Arms, Llanelli - Tapas and champagne in front lounge, tapas priced individually and champagne by the glass. Booking advisable.
3 Course table d hote menu £19.95 booking only.
Twelve Knights, Port Talbot - A ticket only event in the Brombil Suite. £18.95 per ticket. Entertainment with Nikki Lang. Hot buffet.
Ty- Risha, Bridgend - A tarts and vicars fancy dress disco with free buffet. Prizes for best fancy dress.
Watermill, Ogmore by Sea - Buy two Ribeye & receive a free bottle of wine.
Barocco, Cardiff - Heaven or Hell theme. House DJ. Staying open until 2am with fancy dress prizes. Free Entry. Twice as nice cocktails 5-10pm
Cardiff Arts Institute, Cardiff - The Big Wedding disco feat, vicars, singalongs, bouquet tossing, congas desperate bridesmaids and first dances. dress code: cheap suits, white dresses, veils and stilettos. £5 adv
Grape & Olive, Cardiff - Book a table for the evening and receive a bottle of wine at 11pm (per four people) and a glass of fizz at midnight. Dj will be with us from 7:30pm.
Greenhouse, Cwmbran - A pyjama party! Complete with boys room and girls room! Girls room will include karaoke, whilst boys will include rock band on the Wii. Quiz and raffle also to be held.
Pumphouse, Swansea - 4 course meal plus a free glass of bubbly on arrival for £24.95 upstairs and in the restaurant. The bar will be free entry, no tickets required open til 2am and playing a varity of music from the last 50 years.Salt @ Aberystwyth
- Upstairs - 3 course meal with complementary glass of bubbly £25, downstairs free entry for drinks all night.
Salt @ Cardiff Bay - Heroes and Villians themed party although fancy dress not compulsory: free drink and prizes for those which are. Open until 3am with Dj playing until close. Free entry.
Salt @ George, Mumbles - Upstairs - 3 course meal and bottle of wine £25 per person, bookings only. DJ from 7pm till 2am. Gifts at midnight for everyone.
Terra Nova, Cardiff Bay - 70's disco night
Wharf, Cardiff Bay - Band called The Blades playing. Tickets are on sale @ £10 a ticket which includes a light buffet. Doors open at 7pm, serving until 1am.
Yard Bar & Kitchen, Cardiff - 2 or 3 course meal in the boardroom. House DJ, staying open till 2.00am. Midnight - Champagne cocktails
Bull, Llangefni - New Years Eve dinner £19.95
Churchills, Cardiff - Fancy dress. Buffet and disco. £20 per ticket.
Grove, St Davids - Enjoy a 4 Course Gala Dinner in our Orchard Restaurant for £34.95, glass of bubbly included. Pre-bookings only. Alternatively, join us in the Bar for live music from Mike Chant, a 60s & 70s disco plus a Chicken and Chip Supper! Advance tickets are £7.50, £10 on the door.
Harbour Inn, Solva - A New Years Draw. All monies raised going to NRLI.
Ship Inn, Tresaith - Live music, karaoke and comedy night, with buffet from 10pm; £15.00 per ticket.
Tynant, Cardiff - Live music and a buffet. £5 entrance.
White Lion Royal Hotel, Bala - A gala dinner £24.99 for all our resident and non residents.
Pontygwindy - Charity fundraising night, black tie – money to go to Sue’s Boobie Walk charity.
Admiral Napier - Fancy dress party, with party games and karaoke.
Clifton - Karaoke night from 8.30pm to 1am.
Park - St Trinian’s fancy dress party with disco and raffle.
Tafarn Tanerdy - Pirates of the Caribbean fancy dress night. Disco in bar and a three course carvery for £20 in the restaurant.
Duke of Wellington - 70s night, with prizes for best dance duo, best dressed and best all round entertainer.
Two Brewers - Fancy dress party with live entertainment and a raffle.
Hen & Chickens - An "All that Jazz" night, along a gangsters & molls theme. Hopefully it won't turn into a St. Valentines Day Massacre!!
Pick & Shovel - A Luau night with fancy dress competitions, fundraising games and a DJ.
Albany - There’s going to be a Calamity at the Albany on New Year’s Eve with lots of Police, Fire Service, Air Sea Rescue, Ambulance, Paramedics, Doctors, Nurses and Traffic Wardens.
Vivian - Raising as much money as possible for the Captains Climb, we will have a raffle and auction off some Brains bits and bobs.
Heart of Oak - A ‘Keep it Local’ night, with a free party.
Grange - Disco and Karaoke
Phoenix - Raffles, spot prizes and quiz. No doubt some of the local talent will burst into song for a singing competition. We are well supported every year with the local regulars.
Reverend James - We are having a bond theme night - both formal and fancy dress. A Bond quiz for everyone in the shape of ‘Who wants to be a Millionaire’. (£25 pub vouchers for the winning team)
Pheasant - In the lounge, a 3 course meal inc. glass of wine for £18.95. Raising money for Captains Climb. In the bar – karaoke!
Lewis Arms - Black tie party
White Horse Coychurch - T-party – everyone to dress up as something beginning with T. Disco and buffet.
Three Horseshoes - Tickets on sale £7, includes buffet and singer (John Cecil) and there's a raffle on the night.
Cornwall - Live entertainment and a charity raffle.
Joiners - Live entertainment from vocalist Just Jo
Rompney Castle - A party to celebrate the end of the decade - Disco and karaoke playing all the tunes of the last ten decades with the staff dressed in the fashion of a different decade from the last 10 decades. Fancy dress competition for customers, with a £25 prize.
T’was in the past ten decades that fashion begun
so dress for the decade that you find most fun
fancy dress to your best
‘cos the one to impress
wins vouchers worth 25 pounds
now that could get you a few free rounds!
Black Lion Llandaff - Fancy dress party the theme being famous TV characters and actors.
Cross Inn - Disco and Karaoke, tickets £5.
Flora - Celebrity theme party with a red carpet! There will be prizes for the best dressed.
All events are subject to availability and tickets may sell out, so book quickly!
Please contact individual pub for more detail on their events.