25th Anniversary - First Night Offers 8 Hours of New Year's Entertainment for Just $20
Tuesday, 29 November 2016
First Night, Ocean City’s Gala New Year’s Eve celebration, offers a variety of entertainment for families and individuals for just $20 a person. The holiday gala features 76 entertainment programs at central locations from 4 p.m. till midnight. There will be a fireworks show at midnight, weather permitting.
Opening ceremonies will be held 4 p.m. at the ice skating rink, a First Night attraction, located at the Football Field, 6 St. off Boardwalk. It will include greetings by City officials and entertainment.
Buy your buttons now for $20 on line at , or call 1-800-BEACH-NJ. Buttons are also available at the City Hall Welcome Center, 9 and Asbury Ave, Downtown Gillian's (inside Stainton's, 810 Asbury), and Ocean City Welcome Center (Rt.52 Causeway).
Parking will be free in all Ocean City Municipal lots. Jitney Service will be provided from 5 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. for button holders, operating continuously between sites. All who buy First Night admissions buttons will be given a program book with details about site locations, parking and the jitney service.
First Night has an Angel Fund for those who can’t afford buttons. Call 609-525-9300 to receive buttons or support the fund.