Mark your calendar now to celebrate New Year’s Eve at First Night Winchester!
This is the largest, family-friendly, non-alcoholic, budget-friendly, non-profit New Year’s Eve celebration in the Shenandoah Valley. We offer entertainment for nearly every age and taste: musicians, dancers, arts and crafts, magicians, comedy, and more…
Performance Venue Locations
Please note: food & beverages are not allowed in the churches.
Culminates at midnight with the Apple Drop and a spectacular Fireworks display
Admission (All-Access Wristband)
Provides general access to the event
Required for all indoor attractions
Wristbands must be securely fastened around wrist and displayed at all venue entries.
Wristbands are $10 each
Children 5 yrs & under are FREE
Limited Edition Buttons may be purchased at First Night Headquarters the evening of the event for $5. These are souvenirs and do not allow access.
Wristbands and buttons may be reserved online beginning December 1st and then will be available for pick-up or purchase beginning December 21st and running through December 31st. For 10 days only, you can buy your wristbands for $10 each; children 5 and under are FREE.
On New Year’s Eve only, you may purchase wristbands and souvenir buttons from 5-9 pm at the First Night Winchester headquarters located at: 33 E. Boscawen Street (next to City Hall/around the corner from the Apple Drop). Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted. There is a $2 convenience fee for credit card transactions.