Once again, L.A.'s numerous party scenes finished the year in outrageous fashion. L.A. Weekly hit the town in search of New Year's Eve parties from Hollywood to Downtown.
Photographer Timothy Norris spent New Year's Eve combing downtown for glimpses of L.A.'s party scene. Check out photos from The Varnish, Red Car Bar at Cole's, Seven Grand, GiantHotel at The Bonaventure, Tune in Tokyo, Lights Out '09 loft party and The Smell. Check out the photo gallery.
In the heart of Hollywood beyond the Walk of Fame, party-goers celebrated New Years Eve with the inter-active performance troupe The Lucent Dossier Experience. H.wood bar was transformed into a glamorous wonderland as stilt walkers, musicians and dancers roamed the crowed. Check out Shannon Cottrell's photo gallery.