Best bars in Atlanta to celebrate New Year's Eve 2017
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You don’t have to worry about finding something to do on New Year’s Eve in Atlanta.

The capital of the South will have something for everyone on the last night of 2017, from parties for the family to club events that will no doubt feature the who’s who of Atlanta’s social and entertainment scene. If you’re looking for a more down-to-earth way to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Atlanta, then you and your squad should take in one of the many bars in the area, and here are the five best that you should choose from to have an ATL New Year’s you won’t soon forget.

The Local
758 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 873-5002

You think that Atlanta is all about fancy bars and clubs? Well, this town has its fair share of great dive bars within and around the city limits, and one of the best is The Local. This Old Fourth Ward bar is everything you could ever ask for in a dive, with great beer, fun atmosphere, and a vibe that will make for one memorable New Year’s Eve.

The Painted Pin
737 Miami Cir. NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
(404) 814-8736

If you’re looking for a unique way to spend New Year’s Eve in Atlanta, why not go bowling? The Painted Pin is not just your normal neighborhood bowling alley, It’s also one of Atlanta’s best bars, and the drinks here are just as great as the bowling is.

Miracle on Monroe
931 Monroe Dr., Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 481-5226

This is one of the top bars in Midtown Atlanta. When you come to the Miracle on Monroe, you will get the feeling that this place is indeed a miracle if you can get into the place. This bar is packed on a regular night, so you know that this hot bar will be filled to the brim with New Year’s revelers looking for a miracle in 2018.

Park Bar
150 Walton St., Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 524-0444

While many downtown bars and nightclubs will cater to the see-and-be-seen, this bar will be crowded with those that just want great food and beer. Park Bar will provide those two with glee, as you can’t go wrong with the beer and the food is certainly above regular bar quality. Make sure you get the tater tots, it will be worth it.

Foxtrot Liquor Bar
5 13th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 856-4266

There is no better way to ring in 2018 than with a good shot of liquor. If that is the desired drink, then make your way to Midtown to the Foxtrot Liquor Bar. This comfortable bar will be a hit for those looking to celebrate New Year’s Eve, and the drinks and atmosphere here will not disappoint.