First Night Morris County has venues around downtown Morristown, mostly focused around the Green and the Morristown High School.
We thank all the Morristown churches, businesses, and high school for their continued support of First Night Morris County.
Use our PDF Map and/or Mobile App to Find Parking Locations
All public Morristown Parking Authority lots are free on the night of the event. Our event map identifies these free parking locations with a “P” as well as parking lot capacities. Metered parking is only free after 8pm.
Parking Garages have Free Parking starting at 5 PM. Morristown High School has free parking beginning at 4 PM.
Venues 1 thru 6: Morristown High School
Venues one thru six are all located at the Morristown High School.
Venue 1: High School Auditorium
Venue 2: High School Main Gym
Venue 3: High School Auxiliary Gym
Venue 4: High School Cafeteria Upper Level
Venue 5: High School Cafeteria Lower Level
Venue 6: High School Atrium Lobby (upstairs)
Venue 7: St. Peter's Episcopal Church
Venues 8-10: Mayo Performing Arts Center
Venues 8-10 are at the Mayo Performing Arts Center
Venue 8: Mayo Performing Arts Center, Main Theater
Venue 9: Mayo Performing Arts Center, 2nd Floor
Venue 10: Mayo Performing Arts Center, Starlight Galley
Venues 11 and 12: Masonic Lodge
Venue 13: Morristown United Methodist Church
Venue 14: Market Street Mission
Venue 15: County Admin Building
Venues 16: Hyatt Regency Morristown
Will Call: Morristown Library
What is First Night Morris County?
On New Year’s Eve… The Town Becomes a Stage!
Join nearly 10,000 of your friends and neighbors for our 28th year of ringing in the New Year with an unmatched array of performances! First Night Morris County 2020 is the biggest and brightest New Year’s Eve celebration in New Jersey, providing a magnificent family-friendly, alcohol-free and substance-free celebration in 16 venues throughout the heart of Morristown. Our stellar program features over 100 artists, 40 events: dance, theatre, music (rock, jazz, blues, classical, etc.), visual arts, world cultures, children’s programs and so much more.
Your First Night Morris County admission button gives you access to innovative, diverse and high quality performances ideal for participants of all ages. The venues are within close walking distance of one another and the historic Morristown Green. The venues are also accessible via free shuttles which run all evening. With the Dazzling Light Up The Night show at 9:15pm and a Midnight Countdown to Welcome in the New Year at Midnight. For one affordable price, you and your friends and family will enjoy unlimited access to all of our spectacular performances (subject to venue capacities).
About Us & FAQs
Event Preview For This Year’s First Night
Still Dazzling: First Night® Morris County marks its 28th season