It’s a night of champagne and sparkle, cheap noise makers and hats, and lots of celebratory drinks. With the high volume of parties and party goers, getting a cab home early New Years Day is no easy feat. Plan ahead. Remember that it could take you a couple hours to secure a cab, so find alternative ways back home when possible.
Spend the night with a friend that lives near the party or who hosted the party.
If you are not very far and choose to walk, never walk alone and do not let anyone else walk alone either, even if they do not appear to be very drunk, accidents can happen. Remember the buddy system, and only walk if you are close by.
There are many service groups out there that will drive you and your car home for you. But like cabs, this cannot necessarily be relied upon on such a busy night. If this is your plan, try to make a reservation for your pick-up time now, or be prepared to spend the night.
Check with your local public transit, some cities offer free or later service on New Year&rsq ...
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