Top 5 Las Vegas New Year's Eve 2014 Events

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Planning to ring in 2014, Vegas style? Better start firming up those plans, pronto. Scoring last-minute tickets to the hottest New Year's Eve concerts, shows and parties can be difficult unless you're on "the list." And you don't want to wind up seeing Tony Orlando sing "Knock Three Times" to the blue-hairs at the South Point Casino Ballroom, do you? Didn't think so.

With Cirque du Soleil spectacles, pop music headliners and countless nightclub and bar parties, you're going to need help narrowing down the choices. Here are five events sure to usher in the new year with dance beats, oceans of booze and -- in some cases -- more than a few unintended laughs.