The end is nigh, which means you better make your apocalypse party plans, stat.
Dec. 21, which some believe to be the end of the world, is rapidly approaching, so here are eight parties that will help you go out in style.
What: This new Crossroads Arts District restaurant will hold a special toast at midnight on Thursday with Unibroue’s “La Fin Du Monde,” a beer that, when translated, means, “End of the World.”
Where: 1610 Main St.
Info: antonskc.com, 816.888.8800
What: Spend your final days at Freddy T’s in Olathe, where the 9th Street Incline Band will play a show beginning at 9 p.m. No cover charge.
Where: 2111 E. Crossroads Lane, Suite 106 in Olathe
Info: freddytsolathe.com, 913.780.3900
Mac’s Sports Pub
What: There’s a live DJ starting at 10 p.m., as well as giveaways and drink specials throughout the night.
Where: 9617 W. 87th St. in Overland Park
Info: macssportspub.com, 913.341.2000
“Mad Max 2: The Road
What: Celebrate the world’s conclusion with one last night at the movies. Screenland Crossroads features a 10 p.m. screening of “The Road Warrior,” the 1981 Mel Gibson film set in a post-apocalyptic world. Tickets are $9.50.
Where: 1656 Washington St.
Panzon’s Mayan End
of the World Party
What: Drink up, with half-priced premium tequilas.
Where: 8710 Lackman Road in Lenexa
Info: panzons.com, 913.492.9555
What: Drink specials Shock Top End of the World Midnight Wheat, as well as other beer specials. DJ Kim Switch spins, and anyone who shows up dressed as a Mayan gets a $10 gift card.
Where: 7425 Broadway
Info: tannersbarandgrill.com, 816.822.7525
** Unicorn Theatre
What: Take in a timely production of “The Soul Collector,” plus food, an “End of the World” cocktail and a meet-and-greet with the cast before the show. The party starts at 7:30 p.m., with the show beginning an hour later. Tickets are $40.
Where: 3828 Main St.
Info: unicorntheatre.org, 816.531.7529
“Zee End of the World:
What: The French Cabaret hosts a show with performances by mime Beth Byrd and Belleville. There’s live music, as well as appearances by Jazzbo, The Amazing One-Man-Band, and jugglers Kent and Kevin Mercer. Entrance into the show, which runs from 7 to 8:30 p.m., is $10.
Where: Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway
Info: uptownartsbar.com, 816.960.4611