Anchorage New Year’s Eve Celebration

Come One. Come All. To the GREATEST show in town! Step right up and ring in the new year at Anchorage’s New Year’s Eve Celebration! This annual celebration is a fun, family friendly and FREE event in Town Square held on December 31st from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Enjoy Live Music, Street Performers, Anchorage’s Yummiest Food Trucks, Fireworks and More.

This year experience the greatest show in town with carnival games, shows, prizes, Jugglers and more! This premier New Year’s Eve Celebration is the ONLY show in town with official New Year’s Eve Fireworks and other fun, festive happenings to help ring in the new year!

  • Alaska Aerial Media will be featuring a NEW fantastic Interactive light projection show.
  • Come downtown to see live music from local favorites bands such as I love Robots and Big Fat Buddha
  • Dance to some pumping beats by DJ Gre.
    Have some fun and win prizes at the carnival game station on 5th avenue featuring classic carnival games such as washer toss, darts, basketball hoops, Corn Hole toss, and more!
  • Meet some furry friends at the Petting Zoo on 5th Avenue.
  • Anchorage performance groups including Fire Jugglers who will be showcasing some fantastic demonstrations throughout the evening!
  • Photo Ops will be available to grab a memorable kodak moment to share with you friends by the Akela Collective.
  • Enjoy a festive libation at one of two (2) beer gardens at the event provided by Humpy’s and The Avenue.
  • Carnivals wouldn’t be the same without tasty treats to enjoy! Grab some tasty offerings from some of Anchorage’s most delicious food trucks.
  • Audi will be featuring some of their sleek new models in the plaza by the Performing Arts Center. Grab a photo and check out what they have to offer!
  • Last but not least, Step Right Up and watch the Fireworks Spectacular at 8pm finishing the event with a BANG!

All activities, games, music and more will be starting at 5pm in Town Square and finishing with a bang with the Anchorage Downtown Partnership, ltd. fireworks spectacular at 8pm!

You DON’T want to miss out!

EasyPark will be providing discounted event parking for the entire evening:

  • 5th Avenue Garage – $3
  • 6th & 7th Ave Garages – $5
  • And FREE New Year’s Day Garage Parking. Enjoying a night out on the town? Stay the night at a premier hotel such as the Hotel Captain Cook, and get FREE parking the next day!

Looking for the Premier After Party? Don’t look any further than the Heineken “License To Party”

Don’t miss out on the NYE After Party from 8pm-2am! Movin 105.7 presents the Heineken License To Party, A James Bond New Years Celebration. It’ll be a night of Shaken & Stirred excitement. Presented by Belvedere Vodka at the Sheraton in Anchorage with special host ..Bond… James Bond. Win a round Trip for 2 to London, 5 thousand dollar coat from Alaska Fur Gallery, Martini & Champage Bars 5 star catering, Selfie Station, Casino, Magician, Champagne Toast & VIP Area. It will be the most unforgettable New Year’s Eve experience in Anchorage! Head to Movin 105.7 Website for tickets.

Thank you to ALL of our sponsors & supporters who helped make this event happen!

Premier Level Sponsor
Alaska Railroad

Platinum Level Sponsor
The Avenue Bar, Odom Corporation, Kendall Audi of Anchorage, Pangaea Restaurant & Lounge, Anchorage Community Development Authority, Movin 105.7

Diamond Level Sponsor
Port of Anchorage, GCI, Pfeffer Development, Visit Anchorage, BDO, John Trautner, Kaladi Brother’s Coffee, Matson, Hotel Captain Cook, Wells Fargo, Kenai Fjords Tours, Diamond Parking

Gold Level Sponsor
Unit Company, Anchorage Parks & Recreation, Alaska Dispatch news, ATS Alaska, KPMG, Anchorage Home Builders Association, Anchorage East Rotary

Silver Level Sponsor
McCool Carlson Green, RSA Engineers, Spenard Builders Supply, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, Alaska Hospitality Retailers, Anchorage Municipal Assembly, Southern Wine & Spirits, Coffman Engineers

Supporting Sponsor
Schneider Structural, Reid Middleton, Stantec, RIM Architects, Burkhart Croft, Fur Rondy, AK Native Heritage Center, Totem Rentals, Alsco, Guesthouse Anchorage Inn


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