Join North Carolina's biggest New Year's Eve celebration at First Night Raleigh 2020! With 20 plus blocks of programming throughout downtown, First Night Raleigh is the way to ring in the New Year. Learn a new hobby at the daytime Children's Celebration from 2pm to 6pm at the N.C. 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 ring in the new year!


Cameron Laws

400 Fayetteville Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

(919) 832-8699

Updated September 27, 2019