New Year's Eve Offerings in Harrisburg

While the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the typical New Year's Eve celebration in Harrisburg, a few City businesses have come up with virtual events and take-out dinners to help you celebrate at home with your loved ones.


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TMI Improv wants you to get the Last Laugh as we say goodbye to the Year Everyone Wants to Forget and welcome 2021! 


Join the TMI Improv Team: Clark, Abby, Amber, Dave, Erin, Francesca, Gabriella, Lyeneal, Nick, Patrick, Ross, Sean, and Tom for a virtual improv show where suggestions from the audience guide the players for the evening.


Tickets for this performance are $10 dollars. (One ticket per screen access.)  The Zoom event opens at 8:45 PM with a LIVE Chat with the TMI PLAYERS. Tickets must be purchased in advance to receive an email with login information. Tickets be purchased at or by calling the box office at (717) 238-4111. 

Home 231 NYE Stay Home Dinner

Home 231 Stay Home Dinner

Not sure how to bring in the New Year? Ending 2020 is still something to celebrate. Put on your fancy jammies, or that special dress, have a dance party in your living room or watch your favorite movie. Home 231 wanted to create a Stay At Home Cocktail Party. Small and large family New Year's Eve packages are available for curbside pick-up from 3pm-5pm on New Year's Eve!


Small Package (for 2-3 people) $130.00. Includes 8 different appetizer finger foods, dessert and a complimentary bottle of champagne.

Large Package (for 4-6 people) $240.00. Includes 8 different appetizer finger foods, dessert and a two complimentary bottle of champagne.


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Countdown to Noon

Countdown to Noon

Gamut Theatre Group’s Popcorn Hat Players Children’s Theatre will hold its 28th Annual New Years Eve Party for Children, where they countdown to NOON instead of midnight, on December 31, 2020. This year’s event is fully virtual, with appearances from current and past Popcorn Hat Players, featuring the very popular play, Aesop's Fables!  


The play is a delightful assortment of Aesop’s famous fables. From “The Cat Maiden” to “The Two Frogs” to “The Ant and the Grasshopper”, children will laugh at the antics of Aesop’s crazy characters and learn some valuable lessons along the way! Did you know that each of Aesop’s fables has a moral? Some of the famous ones in this play include “Think Before You Answer,” “Don’t Be Greedy,” and “Look Before You Leap!”


Following the Zoom performance, the audience and performers will countdown to noon, instead of midnight, to ring in 2021 in this New Year’s Eve event designed specifically for the young and young at heart. Tickets for this performance are $10 dollars. One ticket per screen access. Virtual doors open at 10:55 a.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance to receive an email with login information. Tickets can be purchased at or by calling the box office at (717) 238-4111. 


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5-Course Dinner from Note Bistro & Wine Bar

Through New Year's Eve, Note Bistro & Wine Bar invites you to take a rest from cooking and enjoy a delightful meal at home, prepared by their chef. The 5-course meal includes duck pot pie, slow braised angus short rib with pomme purree, gougeres with brown butter, radish and arugula salad, and tiramisu biscotti.


Beverages are available to take home as well. Click here to view their entire menu and email to place your order. Pick-ups are available between 4:30 and 7:30pm.




Mangia Qui & Rubicon Takeout Special


You don’t want to miss out on this special New Year’s Eve takeout special featuring 4 hors d’ oeuvres, a first course, choice of main course and dessert. This package serves two and is $250. You can also purchase the hors d’ oeuvres course separately for $45.


View the complete menu here and order by calling 717-233-7358.



Take Out Specials from Cafe Fresco


Choose from a variety of appetizer platters for 4-6 people, a four course dinner for two and 32oz specialty cocktail carafes to enjoy at home.


To order, call 717-236-2599 by 3pm, December 30. View the full menu and pricing details at


Ad Lib Craft Kitchen & 1700 Degrees Steakhouse Specials


Enjoy a take-home platter featuring spicy pepita and butternut squash hummus, smoked salmon crostini, assorted flatbreads, chicken drumettes, whipped ricotta, and oyster Rockefeller fritter.

Platters are $38 per person plus tax. To order, call 717-237-6433 by 5pm, December 29.

Alvaro Bread & Pastry Shoppe Dinner Kit


Get this New Year's Eve dinner kit to make at home in under 30 minutes. The kit contains fresh pasta, 2 pork osso bucco shanks, pink vodka sauce, a loaf of Italian bread, 8 meatballs, 4 chicken parmigiana, 4 eggplant parmesan and a half pint of parmesan cheese.

The kit feeds 4-5 people and is $150. To order, call 717-238-1999. Pick up is available on December 31 between 10am-3pm.