First Night Alexandria

Celebrating 20 years, this annual New Year's Eve bash takes over Old Town Alexandria with more than 100 performances at 22 indoor venues, with live music, dancing, children's face painting and games. The afternoon’s Sixth Annual Fun Hunt is accompanied by all-new activities for families and pets. A photo contest invites revelers to share their First Night photos and win prizes, including cash! First Night’s fireworks finale returns with a spectacular display over the Potomac River at midnight.


Event Dates/Times

 2:00 PM - 11:59 PM


 $15 before December 17, $20 after, children 12 and under and active military free