Local bars host New Year's celebrations

Staff Writer

Many bars throughout Starkville are hosting New Year's Eve celebrations to ring in 2018.

Dave's Dark Horse Tavern, located at 410 A. MLK Dr., will host a "New Year's Ball" on Sunday night.

"We have Flathead Ford playing," Dave's Dark Horse Tavern manager Jorge Badillo said. "They're a local rock'n'roll band that plays here often."

The band will begin at 10 p.m., and the tavern will remain open until 1 a.m. and offer a complementary glass of champagne at midnight.

Cover charge for New Year's Eve will be $10 per person, or $15 for couples.

Cowbells Sports Grill, located at 1545 St. Andrews Ln., will host its annual New Year's Eve Party.

The bar will open at 5 p.m. and remain open until 3 a.m on New Year's Day. DJ Will the Thrill will perform, and limited amounts of complementary champagne will be offered at midnight.

Cover charge will be $10 per person beginning at 10 p.m. Rick's Cafe, located at 174 Dr. Martin Luther King Dr. E, will also be open on New Year's Eve.

Rick's Cafe will offer their normal Steak Sunday deal for $12 from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m., and the bar will also give out complementary champagne at midnight.

On New Years Eve, several Starkville taxi companies will be running to offer everyone a safe ride home after a night of ringing in the new year.

Bulldog Cab Co. will be running until at least 2 a.m. on the night of New Year's Eve. The company will also run New Year's Day.

Bulldog Cab Co. can be reached by calling (662) 312- 5003 or through the TaxiTapp smartphone app. Starkvegas Taxi, (662) 769-8294, and Catcha Cab Transportation, (662) 518-1432, will also be running on New Year's Eve.