First Night Williamsburg

First Night Williamsburg is a family-oriented, non-alcoholic New Year's Eve celebration of the performing arts presented throughout the City of Williamsburg and on the campus of the College of William & Mary.

This is our 23rd Year of memories and entertainment, so celebrate with us!

Come stroll through the City and enjoy the area’s finest professional entertainers including singers, instrumentalists, magicians, storytellers, puppeteers, jugglers, clowns, and bands.  A variety of music is featured, including classical, shag, rock, R&B, jazz, country, folk.  Food will also be available throughout the various venues. Children's show begins at 3:00PM and ends at 7:30PM.  Admission buttons are available at 20 retailers or may be ordered online.  Buttons ordered online will not be shipped; they may be picked up at Sadler Center on the campus of the College of William & Mary.

Event Dates/Times

 3:00 PM - 11:59 PM


 $15.00 for souvenir Admission Button