First Night Hartford


First Night Hartford 2020

The 31st Anniversary of First Night is Tuesday, December 31, 2019.

First Night is a celebration of the New Year through the arts. It is an alcohol free, family-friendly, public celebration that marks the passage from the old year to the new with art, ritual and festivity.

First Night’s mission is to broaden and deepen the public’s appreciation of the visual and performing arts through an innovative, diverse and quality New Year’s Eve program which offers the community a shared cultural experience that is inexpensive and accessible to all.