Join us for North Carolina's biggest New Year's Eve celebration at First Night Raleigh 2019! With 20+ blocks of programming throughout downtown, First Night Raleigh is the way to ring in the New Year. Jumpstart your creativity for the New Year at our daytime DIY Festival from 2pm to 6pm at the NC Museums of History and Sciences. Bounce around music, theatre, comedy and other performances after the Early Countdown at 7pm. Take in the First Night Ferris Wheel and other spectacular attractions. Just make sure you’re on Fayetteville Street at midnight for the Countdown to Midnight and the famous Raleigh Acorn Drop with special musical guests and performers to help us ring in the new year!
Updated June 21, 2018