New Year's Eve

Spend New Year's Eve in the City of Harrisburg!

From the Zumba dance party along Second Street and the strawberry drop at the Hilton Hotel, to the dining specials and kids parties, there is something for everyone in HBG! The strawberry drop ceremony begins at 11:45pm and fireworks begin promptly at midnight!


Popcorn Hat Players



Noon Year's Eve

The State Museum
*December 28


The Popcorn Hat Players’ Countdown to Noon

The Whitaker Center
11 am


Free NYE Party Hat Kids Crafts

City Hall
9pm to 11pm


Story Time with a Princess and Superhero

City Hall



Note Restaurant Bar in Harrisburg



Cafe 1500

Specially prepared dinner menu and craft cocktails to help you ring in the new year. (Reservations recommended)


Carley’s Ristorante and Piano Bar

Ted Ansel playing piano and a special 3-course prix fixe menu for $54 starting at 5pm. (Reservations recommended)


Char’s Tracy Mansion

5 course menu with champagne for $99 per person from 5:15 – 9:15pm; live music by the Stevenson Twins and Rose Hudson


The Drew Adams Project

Special NYE menu and live music at Stock’s on 2nd starting at 5pm. (Reservations recommended)


Note Bistro & Wine Bar

Special a la carte menu and complimentary champagne toast with dinner from 5pm to 10pm.  Reservations are required.

Downtown Level 2



Last Laughs of 2018

Join Gamut Theatre for a series of short performances to keep you laughing until Midnight. Featuring TMI Improv and Bard Senseless, admission is just $10 per show or $30 for the entire night. (doors open at 8:30pm)



Starting at 8pm, join DJ Jay Velar for a New Year's Eve party in the heart of downtown Harrisburg. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door, and include Hors d'eouvres and champagne toast at Midnight.


HYP & Hill Society’s New Year’s Eve Party: Cocktails & Countdown at the Hilton Harrisburg

HYP and The Hill Society are partnering to throw one of the best New Year’s Eve Parties in Harrisburg. Come downtown as they convert The Hill Society Club into a night club with Klock Entertainment. Enjoy a front row view of the strawberry drop as they countdown to 2019 with live entertainment. Cost of admission includes a champagne toast at midnight and hors d’oeuvres throughout the evening. (9:30 pm – 2 am)


Fitness|U Glow Zumba Dance Party

Second Street in Front of City Hall (11pm)
Share Your New Year's Resolution on the NEW YOU Pledge Wall

New Year’s Eve Keg Drop

Zeroday Brewing Company, 6pm – midnight

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