First Night St. Pete is ringing in its 27th Anniversary Celebration of the Arts with NEW exciting performances and grand exhibits in the Interactive Art Park! Schedule of events includes eight hours of music, interactive exhibits, puppetry, aerial arts, fire jugglers, street performers, scavenger hunts and so much more.
This year’s button art was designed by one of St. Pete’s favorite local artists, Carlos Culbertson a.k.a. Zulu Painter!
Join us in downtown St. Petersburg for another art filled New Year’s Eve! First Night St. Pete creates a genuine community experience with custom artist buttons that give entry into 10 venues ranging from musical performances, dance, theatre, comedy, and interactive art installations in our very own Interactive Art Park.
New Year’s Eve Activities include FirstKids; Hats and Masks; Musical Petting Zoo; Gospel, Reggae, Jazz, Opera, Choral, Blues and Rock Music; Aerial Art; Improv; Dance; Interactive Art Park; Resolution Labyrinth and Bonfire; Bubblestomp, Fireworks and More!
Finale Stage Music
• The Petty Experience | 6:00-7:45pm
• Jay Camaro and Camaro Inc.| 8:00-8:45pm
• Uncle John’s Band | 9pm-Midnight
This year’s event is co-sponsored by the great City of St. Petersburg. Fireworks will fill the night’s sky again at 8:00pm and Midnight. First Night St. Pete is held from 4:00pm until midnight and is by far, fun for ALL AGES!
Buy your buttons early and start planning your evening! Buttons can be purchased on our website until December 26