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New Year's Eve parties in NYC that won't break the bank

Toast the end of 2017 at a New Year's Eve party without breaking the bank.

Though there's an endless amount of NYE celebrations happening around the city, many of New York's parties don't come cheap, with ticket prices running three to four digits just for entry into exclusive clubs.

But fear not: These events are more budget minded, with entry fees of $50 or less.

So grab some bubbly and ring in 2018 without spending your whole paycheck.

Coney Island Celebration

Enjoy free live music, side show performances, fireworks, rides and ice skating at the third annual New Year's Eve celebration at Coney Island. (9 p.m., Steeplechase Plaza at the Parachute Jump, allianceforconeyisland.org)

2017 NYRR Midnight Run

Get your race on to fireworks during the 39th annual NYRR Midnight run, a 4-mile race in Central Park this New Year's Eve. Roughly 5,000 people will participate in the race, which will have a sparkling cider station halfway through the route. Following the run, there will be a high-energy party with music and dancing at Rumsey Playfield until 1 a.m. ($60, 10 p.m. to 1 a.m., 72nd Street Transverse, nyrr.org)

Bazazz! A Sequined Variety (Dec. 29)

Rick Skye will impersonate Liza Minnelli with special guests and the Kit Kat Boyz. Skye won the 2017 MAC Award for Best Impersonation and writes all of the original material for the show. At the Dec. 29 show, comedian Rick Crom and singer Karen Wyman will join Skye. ($20 cover, two-drink minimum, 7 p.m., Don't Tell Mama, 343 W. 46th St., donttellmamanyc.com

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New Year's Eve Stand-up: Adam Ferrara (Dec. 29-31)

See actor and comedian Adam Ferrara at the Gotham Comedy Club this New Year's Eve. Ferrara has starred in "Nurse Jackie," "Top Gear US," "Paul Blart: Mall Cop," and most recently, as Sal in "Little Italy" with Hayden Christensen and Emma Roberts, which will premiere in 2018. ($26, 8 and 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday; $30 on Sunday at 8 p.m. and $60 at the 10:30 p.m. show, 208 W. 23rd St., gothamcomedyclub.com)

'Casablanca' with a toast

Take a trip back to Rick's Cafe Americain with the Academy Award-winning film "Casablanca," starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman and Paul Henreid, screening at Videology Bar and Cinema. The venue will provide specialty cocktails, vintage party favors like hats, streamers and confetti poppers, and a Champagne toast at midnight. ($20, 8:15 p.m., 308 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, videologybarandcinema.com)

Fireworks display at Grand Army Plaza

Grand Army Plaza is celebrating with a midnight fireworks display, live music and more. (Free, 661 Warren St., Brooklyn, 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., prospectpark.org)

The Budos Band at The Knitting Factory

The Knitting Factory in Brooklyn is hosting psychedelic rock band The Budos Band, with late-night performances from Electric Citizen, Evolfo and DJ Mikey "Custodian of Soul" Post. Tickets to the show include a Champagne toast at midnight. ($50, Dec. 30-31, 9 p.m., 361 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, $50, bk.knittingfactory.com)

'Cheap n' Easy' party at The Keep

As the name implies, this party is an alternative to spending hundreds on a New Year's Eve night out. The Keep is hosting the all-night rager -- it goes until 8 a.m. -- which will feature two floors of music, and Champagne and pizza at the stroke of midnight. (205 Cypress Ave., Brooklyn, 9 p.m. to 8 a.m., $35 to $55, eventbrite.com)

e's BAR

This Upper West Side bar is offering a cover-free NYE party, complete with party hats and noisemakers. Say goodbye to 2017 with DJ music, karaoke and a complimentary toast at midnight. (511 Amsterdam Ave., Manhattan, 8 p.m. to 3 a.m., free entry, e-barnyc.com)

New Year's Eve Concert for Peace

Ring in the new year with a live chorus that will debut "See the Wretched Strangers" by Lucas Wiegerink and sing Joseph Haydn's "Te Deum" -- about our shared planet, neighborly compassion and renewal of hope. There will be performances by soloists Jason Robert Brown, Judy Collins, Harry Smith, Jamet Pittman and Arthur Fiacco as well. The concert is in honor of Leonard Bernstein, who founded the Concert for Peace in 1984. ($40, 7 to 9 p.m., the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave., stjohndivine.org)