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 6 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 (upstairs)

Venue 7: St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Venue 8: St. Peter's Parish House

Venue 9: Presbyterian Parish House, Sheffield Hall

Venues 10-12: Mayo Performing Arts Center

Venues 10-12 are at the Mayo Performing Arts Center

Venue 10: Mayo Performing Arts Center, Main Theater
Venue 11: Mayo Performing Arts Center, 2nd Floor
Venue 12: Mayo Performing Arts Center, Starlight Galley

Venue 13: Church of the Redeemer

Venue 14: Church of the Redeemer Parish House

Venue 15 and 16: Masonic Lodge

Venue 17: Morristown United Methodist Church

Venue 18: Market Street Mission

Venues 19-21: County Admin Building

Venues 22 and 23: 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 27th year of ringing in the New Year with an unmatched array of performances! First Night Morris County 2019 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 22 venues throughout the heart of Morristown. Our stellar program features 70 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. Dazzling fireworks shows happen at 9:15pm and 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).