First Night® in Grand Center
Get ready for First Night 2015 - St. Lou-minous!
Thank you for voting for your favorite First Night 2015 theme!
In celebration of the 250th Birthday of the City of St. Louis, we are prepping for a First Night to remember! To honor and celebrate our heritage, First Night in Grand Center 2015 to be held December 31, 2014 will showcase St. Louis artists and performers. Our First Night 2015 theme contest ended in early April. The winner is First Night in Grand Center - St. Lou-minous! Stay tuned as we announce updates for First Night in Grand Center 2015, the closing event for stl250 celebrations.
Grand Center is participating in Give STL Day for First Night 2015!
On Tuesday, May 6, be part of Give STL Day and make a difference in St. Louis! Give STL Day is a 24-hour giving event on May 6 with local impact. Get a chance to support First Night 2015 and even win prizes, including Cardinals tickets! Learn more about Give STL Day at www.givestlday.org.
Your gift on May 6 to Grand Center will help with:
Supplies for children’s crafts
Magicians, street performers, the Children’s Theatre or the Fish Eye Fun photo booth
Amazing outdoor entertainment acts
Be a part of something GRAND!
View photos from our December 31, 2013 event on our Facebook page here. The event began at 6 pm with entertainment at both outdoor spaces and indoor venues as well as Midnight Fireworks sponsored by PNC Bank.
Founded in 1976 in Boston (1991 in St. Louis), First Night® is a community New Year’s Eve celebration. First Night in St. Louis takes place in Grand Center with both outdoor and indoor family friendly activities and events. First Night’s® mission is to broaden and deepen the public’s appreciation of the arts through an innovative, diverse and high quality program which offers the community a shared cultural experience that is accessible and affordable to all. In order to maximize the participation of people of all ages, First Night® is a non-alcoholic event.