Friday, December 31st, starting 8:00 PM at Shrine. For those in Central Harlem who want to avoid the midtown crowds on New Year's Eve, Shrine is having a viewing event with a big screen of the ball drop on Friday night. Harlem's newest and most prolific music venue for young talent will be charging $20 to get in at the door but that will also include a free drink. Check out all the details for the celebratory event at the Shrine site: LINK. Shrine is at 2271 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue), between 133rd and 134th Street. Tel.(212) 690-7807. Take the 2,3 train to 135th Street.