First Night in Grand Center

Get ready for First Night 2015 - St. Lou-minous!

Celebrate the New Year with rocking musicians, jugglers and jokers at First Night in Grand Center 2015 - St. Lou-minous on Wednesday, December 31 from 6 pm to midnight. Enjoy more than 40 performances at 11 venues, two free fantastic firework displays and free outdoor shows throughout the evening including Pokey LaFarge. Be a part of the region’s most creative New Year’s Eve Celebration and the closing event of stl250!

Pokey LaFarge to Perform at First Night 2015!

Pokey LaFarge and his band will headline and help celebrate First Night 2015 in Grand Center’s theme, “St. Lou-minous!” Read all the details about this year’s exciting event here.

Beat the Crowd and Buy Your Buttons Now!

Why wait to get your button on New Year’s Eve? Ditch the lines and purchase your buttons early, and at a reduced price, for immediate access to all indoor events and performances when you arrive at First Night in Grand Center 2015 – St. Lou-minous. Click here to purchase your First Night 2015 buttons at our online store.

Visit our Grand Center Facebook page and Twitter page to find more information about #FirstNightSTL!

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.


 First Night in Grand Center 2012 Highlight Video

2012 First Night - St. Louis


Ring in the New Year with the Polar Express!

Ring in the New Year with the Polar Express!

Stay at the DoubleTree St. Louis Union Station and receive fantastic deals for First Night in Grand Center

Enjoy a fun St. Louis New Year’s Eve party at the DoubleTree Union Station hotel! Learn more about the package here or click here to purchase the New Year’s Eve package.

Hilton at the Ballpark

Celebrate New Year's Eve with one of our hotel partners, the Hilton at the Ballpark!

Book your rooms now for St. Louis Hilton at the Ballpark. Learn more here about the New Year’s Eve special package.


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