Welcome the New Year in your own way on New Year's Eve or New Year's Day. On New Years Eve enjoy live music and fireworks in Mount Dora or dance the night away with live music at the Orange Blossom Opry in Weirsdale. New Year's Day offers a New Year's Day Service in Lady Lake, or start that resolution with a First Day Hike in Bushnell.

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New Year's Eve Celebration

Light up the skies and ring in the New Year at the Mount Dora New Year's Eve Celebration from 9 p.m. to midnight Saturday at Sunset Park in downtown Mount Dora. The outdoor party starts with live music at 9 p.m. and ends with fireworks at midnight to welcome the New Year. Details at www.mountdorafireworks.com.

The Orange Blossom Opry New Year's Eve

Dance into next year at the New Year's Eve party at the Orange Blossom Opry 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday at 16439 S.E. 138th Terrace, Weirsdale. Enjoy highlights from 2016s shows, featuring Suzanne and the Orange Blossom Opry Band. Country artists and songs of the 1950s through 1970s will be featured. The special event includes noisemakers and party hats. Details at www.obopry.com.

New Year's Day Service

Take a moment for spiritual direction at the New Year's Day Service, 11 a.m. Sunday at North Lake Presbyterian Church, 975 Rolling Acres Road in Lady Lake.

First Day Hike

Start out the New Year on the right foot at the First Day Hike, 10 a.m. to noon Sunday at Dade Battlefield Historic Park, 7200 County Road 603 in Bushnell. A park ranger will conduct the guided hike along Dade's nature trail. Cost is $3 per vehicle or annual pass. Details at www.floridastateparks.org/park-events/Dade-Battlefield.