Buttons admit attendees to First Night® performances. Prior to December 31, tickets (to be exchanged in person for buttons) can be purchased online at FirstNightMorris.com or from Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC) by phone (973-539-8008) or at the Box Office located at 100 South Street in Morristown. Online sales will end on December 30 at 11:59 p.m.

On the night of the event, buttons can be purchased at the Command Center located in the Hyatt Morristown Conference Center at Headquarters Plaza, Mayo Performing Arts Center, and Morristown Library (after 3:30 pm).

The box office is open 10 am – 6 pm, Monday – Saturday. There will be extended hours on New Year’s Eve.
You can reach the box office by calling 973-539-8008.
Buttons admit attendees to First Night® performances. Printed tickets distributed by the Mayo Performing Arts Center for online orders can be exchanged for buttons on the night of the event at any First Night® location. Buttons are provided at the time of all other admission transactions, including those at WILL CALL.
The RECEIPT you printed when you ordered your tickets online IS NOT SUFFICIENT for entry to the venues. You must present that receipt at WILL CALL to pick up your buttons. WILL CALL will be located at Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC) until 3:30 pm on the 31st. After 3:30 pm, WILL CALL will be located at the Morristown Library, directly across the street from MPAC.
The event program is available on the First Night® website www.FirstNightMorris.com. On the night of the event, programs will be available at the Command Center located in the Hyatt Morristown Conference Center at Headquarters Plaza, Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown Library, Morristown High School, and Morristown Green.

Yes, there will be plenty of places to get something to eat. Here are some restaurants we have partnered with for the day of the event:

Swiss Chalet Eclectic Grill Hibiscus
Morristown Deli Morristown Diner Pomodoro Pizza
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.
Courtesy of Atlantic Health Systems, free shuttles will run throughout the evening, stopping at 8 different locations. Shuttle stops are identified on our event map. If you are planning on using the shuttle service, please allow time for possible traffic delays.
The fireworks are best viewed from the Morristown Green.
First Chance is a 50/50 cash raffle in which half of the proceeds are paid out in prize money to four winning ticket holders. The remaining proceeds are donated to First Night® Morris County to fund this and future events. Tickets are $20 each. Buy more and increase your chances of winning! On the night of the event, First Chance 50/50 Raffle tickets can be purchased at the Command Center located in the Hyatt Morristown Conference Center at Headquarters Plaza, the Mayo Performing Arts Center, and the Morristown Library. The drawing will take place on January 1st at 3 pm at the Hyatt Morristown. WINNERS NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN.
Mail in your payment for First Chance raffle tickets on or before December 26th and you will receive your ticket(s) in the mail. The drawing will take place on January 1st at 3 pm at the Hyatt Morristown. WINNERS NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN.
From the George Washington Bridge
Take Route 80 West to Exit 43, Route 287 South. Follow Route 287 to Exit 35, Madison Avenue.
Turn right at the end of the ramp, proceeding to traffic light on the corner of South Street and Madison Avenue.
Turn right onto South Street and proceed to the center of town.From the Lincoln Tunnel
Follow the NJ Turnpike South to Exit 15W, Route 280 West. Take 280 West to 80 West (280 becomes 80 after Exit 1).
Follow 80 West to 287 South. Take 287 South to Exit 35, Madison Avenue.
Turn right at the end of the ramp, proceeding to traffic light on the corner of South Street and Madison Avenue.
Turn right onto South Street and proceed to the center of town.

From the Holland Tunnel
Upon exiting the Tunnel, follow Routes 1 and 9 South to Route 78 West. Take 78 West to Route 24 West.
Route 24 West ends at Route 287 South. Take 287 South to Exit 35, Madison Avenue.
Turn right at the end of the ramp, proceeding to traffic light on the corner of South Street and Madison Avenue.
Turn right onto South Street and proceed to the center of town.

From Southern New Jersey, Philadelphia Area, Trenton
Take the NJ Turnpike North to Exit 10, which is Route 287 North. Follow 287 North to Exit 35, Madison Avenue.
Turn right at the end of the ramp, proceeding to traffic light on the corner of South Street and Madison Avenue.
Turn right onto South Street and proceed to the center of town.

From the Garden State Parkway North
Take the Garden State Parkway North to Exit 145, Route 280. Follow 280 West to 80 West (280 becomes 80 after Exit 1).
Follow 80 West to 287 South. Take 287 South to Exit 35, Madison Avenue.
Turn right at the end of the ramp, proceeding to traffic light on the corner of South Street and Madison Avenue.
Turn right onto South Street and proceed to the center of town.

From the Garden State Parkway South / Upstate NY / New England
Cross the Tappan Zee Bridge in New York and follow signs for New Jersey/Garden State Parkway South.
Follow the Parkway to Exit 159, Route 80 West. Take Route 80 West to Exit 43, Route 287 South.
Take 287 South to Exit 35, Madison Avenue.
Turn right at the end of the ramp, proceeding to traffic light on the corner of South Street and Madison Avenue.
Turn right onto South Street and proceed to the center of town.

The Morristown Train Station is located .3 miles from the Morristown Green. The Morristown Train Station is on the Morris & Essex Line with Midtown Direct rail service, and it is also a stop on the NJ Transit bus line. You can walk from the Train Station to the Morristown Green in about 10 minutes.