Miami: The twerkster herself Miley Cyrus and Pharrell Williams, nominated for seven 2014
Niagara Falls, Canada: Bundle up and bring a passport for this celebration that starts with a free concert starting at 8 p.m. and stars pop singer Demi Lovato with Canadian singer Serena Ryder and the Sam Roberts Band. It's all part of the runup to midnight and fireworks that will be shot over the falls when the new year arrives. The fun takes place in Queen Victoria Park on the Canadian side of the falls, where the Winter Festival of Lights, the country's biggest illuminated festival, continues through Jan. 31. Info: New Year's Eve Niagara Falls, Winter Festival of Lights
Austin, Texas: Willie Nelson and Friends will play an "Austin City Limits Live" concert at the Moody Theatre on -- where else? -- Willie Nelson Boulevard. The country star will be joined on stage by Delbert McClinton and Glen Clark. The event features a Champagne toast too. The show starts at 9 p.m.; tickets cost $59.50 to $279 each, and yes, they're still available. Info: "Austin City Limits Live"
Honolulu: Fireworks will be going off at the Ko Olina Resort (site of Disney's resort) and at Waikiki Beach. But if you want to lighten up, Bill Maher will be performing at the Blaisdell Concert Hall starting at 8 p.m. This is no family show from the always political, always edgy, sometimes appropriate Maher. Tickets cost $45.50 to $150.50 each. Info: Bill Maher Live in Hawaii