KTVA New Year’s Eve Celebration

December 31st, 2018

The KTVA New Year’s Eve Celebration is almost here! This time-honored celebration is a fun, family-friendly and FREE event in Town Square held on December 31st from 5:00pm-8:00pm.  Enjoy Live Music, Performances from The Stars We Are Competition, Street Performers, Anchorage’s Yummiest Food Trucks, and last but not least – FIREWORKS!

Anchorage Downtown Partnership Presents Fireworks, Live Music Performances, Activities and more! Anchorage Downtown Partnership and KTVA are throwing a New Year’s Eve Celebration that you DON’T want to miss! You can be a part of this festive occasion.

The KTVA New Year’s Eve Celebration is a fun, family-friendly and FREE event held in on December 31st from 5 to 8 p.m. Join the downtown community and enjoy:

  • Carnival Games on 6th Avenue
  • Slow Motion Video Booth and Interactive Photo Ops. Be sure to post your video and photos with #ANCNYE or #downtownanchorage – see how it works here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGXuJB6-c98
  • Large LED Screens showcasing video and light displays
  • Anchorage’s tasty food trucks on 5th and 6th Avenues
  • Interactive Areas hosted by North Face, Iron Dog
  • Street and Light Performers
  • Beer garden at the event provided by Williwaw
  • VIP Beer Garden in Town Square featuring a direct line of sight to the Live Music Stage and Fireworks – $20 per ticket – Get on the list before it’s full and purchase tickets now by emailing: events@anchoragedowntown.org
  • Super Bowl and Pro Bowl Raffle – order them NOW by calling 907-279-5650, or purchase at the event! The drawing for the winners will happen at the NYE Celebration at 7:45pm!
  • Fireworks Spectacular at 8pm finishing the event with a BANG!

Below is the schedule of events for the Main Live Music Stage in Town Square with numerous musical acts, D.J.’s and singing performances.

  • 5:00 – D.J. Spencer Lee, Music, and Sing a Longs
  • 6:00 – Singing Performance – Stars We Are 2nd Runner Up: Quinn Hagberg
  • 6:30 – Singing Performance – Stars We Are 1st Runner Up: Katelynn McGeary
  • 6:45 – Singing Performance – Stars We Are 1st Place Winner: Dawn McClain
  • 7:20 – Special Guest Performance by Tayy Tarantino & Queen Solomon
  • 7:45 – Announcement – Winner of the Super Bowl & Pro Bowl Raffle Tickets
  • 8:00 – Fireworks!

You DON’T want to miss out!


EasyPark is provided special rate event parking for the evening.

*All metered street parking will be free as well*

Join the fireworks extravaganza and fun for the KTVA New Year’s Eve Celebration from 5 p.m. in Town Square Park on December 31st to 8 p.m.

Food Trucks

Tasty food Trucks will be selling some amazing eats at the KTVA New Year’s Eve Celebration! Below is who will be lining 5th and 6th Avenue.

  • EmJay’s Mobile Food Vending
  • Tike Pete’s Alaskan Dogs
  • Boom Ba Laddy’s
  • Bake My Day
  • Alaska Crab Shack
  • Yeti Dogs
  • Pork Chops & Cheese Curds
  • Main Event Catering
  • Russian Eats
  • Roscoe’s

Sign up has ended for additional food vendors to participate. 

This Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration is presented by Anchorage Downtown Partnership

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Support This Event!

We are always looking for sponsors or the community to volunteer for the KTVA New Year’s Eve Celebration! Please fill out this form to view our volunteer options and to get in contact with the right people!