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Amy Schumer, Molly Ringwalds top New Year’s Eve on Gulf Coast

Amy Schumer will be at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for The Performing Arts in New Orleans on Saturday night.
Amy Schumer will be at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for The Performing Arts in New Orleans on Saturday night. AP File

Love it or hate it, New Year’s Eve is only two days away. This year, Dec. 31 falls on a Saturday, which is sure to make the night extra special for many revelers.

Here’s a quick list of what you need to know about the last night of 2016.

Amy Schumer

The actress, author, comic, writer and director will bring her standup tour to the Mahalia Jackson Theater for The Performing Arts in New Orleans at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Originally scheduled for the Smoothie King Center, the Mahalia Jackson show will give Schumer’s fans an opportunity to see her in the historic venue in what she calls her “fav city.”

Schumer said on Instagram she promises to have some surprise appearances from her friends. This is the hottest New Year’s Eve ticket on the Gulf Coast. Tickets start at $45 and are available at Ticketmaster.com.

The Molly Ringwalds

The Coast’s favorite 1980s party band returns to Biloxi for its annual stop at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino.

The show starts at 11 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets start at $24 and are available at Ticketmaster.com.

More at the Beau Rivage

EIGHT75:

NYE Elyx Experience

8 p.m.

Free Admission

Featuring Dian Diaz

Coast Night Vlub

NYE Moet Experience

Doors Open at 9 p.m.

$ 55 Entry Fee before 1030 p.m. (Standing Room Only)

$ 55 Presold (Standing Room Only)

$ 65 Entry fee

Featuring Dj Avelon and Guest Dj ( Dj’s to be announced)

Pink Floyd Laser Light Show

It’s the music of Pink Floyd programmed to a laser light show and it’s going to be at the IP Casino Resort in Biloxi on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. So get ready to go to the dark side of the moon and back. Tickets start at $10 and are available here.

Hard Rock Live New Year’s Eve Party

The Biloxi Hard Rock’s party promises music from Hip City and DJ G. Tickets start at $50 and are available here. Doors open at 9 p.m.

Golden Nugget New Year’s Eve Party

The Golden Nugget Casino in Biloxi will feature music from Groovy 7 and DJ Hurricane. The fun starts at 10 p.m. and tickets are $50. Get them at Ticketmaster.com.

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