If you are staying in-house check out our New Year's Menu http://the6housepub.blogspot.com/2011/12/new-years-eve-specials-and-some-drink.html for a great New Year's Eve dinner and then get in some night skiing and enjoy Jiminy Peak's New Year's Eve Celebration. (Jiminy Peak is approximately 20 minutes from the 1896 House)
Get in some skiing before the torchlight parade which starts at 10:00 PM, followed by fireworks.
Ski Area Hours, New Year's Eve (12/31) 8:30 AM to 10:00 PM
For the New Year check out the 1896 House's ski and stay packages at http://www.1896house.com/id59.htm