Local band The Studiofix, Charles' Mansion and Brown and Blue perform at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. The free show starts at 10 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.lacaverestaurant.com.
Palm Terrace Lounge
The Palm Terrace Lounge will host a New Year's Eve celebration from
9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Island Hotel Newport Beach, 690 Newport Center Drive. The night will feature bar bites from Chef Bill Bracken, desserts, live entertainment, dancing, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. Price is $110 per person (excludes tax and gratuity). For more information, call (888) 321-4752.
Murder Mystery Dinner Show
"The Password is Murder" dinner and show at the Wyndham Hotel, 3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, includes a four-course gourmet meal, champagne toast and professional performers with audience involvement. For more information, call (949) 509-9889 or visit http://www.bestcomedymurde