See our Best of Detroit 2020 winners.

The Fillmore’s Resolution Ball welcomes 2019 with a full-blown circus 

click to enlarge nye-resolutionball.jpg

Courtesy Resolution Ball

Get ready to throw inhibitions to the wind because 2019 is coming in like a wrecking (Resolution) ball. Returning to the newly restored Fillmore theatre, the Resolution Ball promises a Vegas-style spectacle complete with a full-blown circus. In addition to the NYE mainstays (televised ball drop from Times Square, Champagne toast, midnight snacks, etc.), expect dazzling entertainment from stilt-walkers, fire dancers, illusionists, and a heavy rotation of live bands and roaring DJs. Oh, and there will also be something called a “confetti storm,” because who doesn’t love millions of tiny pieces of paper?

Event begins at 8 p.m.; 2115 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-961-5451; resolutionballdetroit.com; Tickets are $120+.

Get our top picks for the best events in Detroit every Thursday morning. Sign up for our events newsletter.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at letters@metrotimes.com.

Detroit Metro Times works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Detroit and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Detroit's true free press free.

Read the Digital Print Issue

October 28, 2020

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In Detroit