On New Year’s Eve The Town..The Town Becomes A Stage with Over 80 Performances at 24 Venues in Downtown Morristown. The 26th Anniversary Edition of First Night Morris County has something for everyone with Children’s Programs, Music, Dance, Comedy, Theater, Visual Arts and World Cultures. Your Button (Admission) offers you access to all Performances which start at 4:45 PM on December 31st and conclude at Midnight with our Second Fireworks Show.

For Our Schedule See Below. Do Not Forget To Check Out Our FAQ for Frequently Asked Questions and Map (Shuttle Bus Stops, Venues, Free Parking Locations & More).

Artist(s)TimeVenue
Korean Traditional Dance of Choomnoori (KTDOC) 4:45pm-5:30pmVENUE 1: MORRISTOWN HS AUDITORIUM
Square Dancing with Caller, Mary Moody 4:45pm-6:45pm VENUE 2: MORRISTOWN HS MAIN GYM
Whirled Revolution: Hula Hoop Fun 4:45pm-6:45pmVENUE 3: MORRISTOWN HS AUXILARY GYM
Fun with LEGOs® 4:45pm-6:45pmVENUE 4: MORRISTOWN HS CAFETERIA
Art 4 Kids with artist “Sam” Matthews 4:45pm-6:45pmVENUE 5: MORRISTOWN HS CAFETERIA
Korean Traditional Dance of Choomnoori (KTDOC) 5:45pm-6:30pmVENUE 1: MORRISTOWN HS AUDITORIUM
Kit’s Interactive Theatre: Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother 7:00pm-7:45pmVENUE 3: MORRISTOWN HS AUXILIARY GYM
Children’s Fun Festival: Clowns, facepainting, music 7:00pm-9:00pmVENUE 6: MORRISTOWN HS ATRIUM
Great Scott! Master Magician & Illusionist Scott Drukker with Thurston, the Macaw 7:00pm-7:45pmVENUE 12: MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Harmonium Choral Society 7:00pm-7:45pmVENUE 13: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER
Transformations Facepainting: Painted Faces, Living Art 7:00pm-9:00pmVENUE 15: MASONIC LODGE, DOWNSTAIRS
Metropolitan Opera Soprano, Jennifer Check, with pianist Andrew Rosenblum 7:00pm-7:30pmVENUE 17: MORRISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Comedian Moody McCarthy: Laughs, from Letterman to Morristown 7:00pm-7:30pmVENUE 23: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, REGENCY ROOM
Dinoman Dinosaurs! The Mezazoic comes to Morristown 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 1: MORRISTOWN HS AUDITORIUM
Latin Dance with Daniel Herrera and D.R.E.A.M.S. Dance Studio 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 2: MORRISTOWN HS MAIN GYM
Rizzo’s Reptile Discovery 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 5: MORRISTOWN HS CAFETERIA
The New Jersey Festival Orchestra 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 7: ST PETER'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Music of the Middle East: The Dinkjian-Pinarbasi Duo 7:15pm-8:00pm VENUE 8: ST PETER'S PARISH HOUSE
Nice & Easy: Swingin’ the Great American Songbook with James Langton 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 9: PRESBYTERIAN PARISH HOUSE/SHEFFIELD HALL
Meet the Musicians: Dennis Kobray as Ludwig van Beethoven 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 14: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER, PARISH HOUSE
The Didge Project: Music of the Australian aboriginal didgeridoo. 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 16: MASONIC LODGE, UPSTAIRS
Christine DeLeon; crystal-voiced Folk Singer/Songwriter 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 18: MARKET STREET MISSION
Silk City with vocalist Mary Olive Smith: Bluegrass, Roots and Honky Tonk 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 19: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
The Mayhem Poets: Sensational Poetry Slam 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 21: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING FREEHOLDERS ROOM
Julie Pasqual, Storyteller Extraordinaire 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 22: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING ROOM 526
The Cobra Brothers: Blues 7:15pm-8:00pmVENUE 24: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, MORRIS BALLROOM
Metropolitan Opera Soprano, Jennifer Check, with pianist Andrew Rosenblum 7:45pm-8:15pmVENUE 17: MORRISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Comedian Moody McCarthy: Laughs, from Letterman to Morristown 7:45pm-8:15pmVENUE 23: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, REGENCY ROOM
Dinoman Dinosaurs! The Mezazoic comes to Morristown 8:15PM-9:00PMVENUE 1: MORRISTOWN HS AUDITORIUM
Latin Dance with Daniel Herrera and D.R.E.A.M.S. Dance Studio 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 2: MORRISTOWN HS MAIN GYM
Kit’s Interactive Theatre: Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 3: MORRISTOWN HS AUXILIARY GYM
Rizzo’s Reptile Discovery 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 5: MORRISTOWN HS CAFETERIA
The New Jersey Festival Orchestra 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 7: ST PETER'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Music of the Middle East: The Dinkjian-Pinarbasi Duo 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 8: ST PETER'S PARISH HOUSE
Nice & Easy: Swingin’ the Great American Songbook with James Langton 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 9: PRESBYTERIAN PARISH HOUSE/SHEFFIELD HALL
Great Scott! Master Magician & Illusionist Scott Drukker with Thurston, the Macaw 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 12: MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Harmonium Choral Society 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 13: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER
Meet the Musicians: Dennis Kobray as Ludwig van Beethoven 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 14: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER, PARISH HOUSE
The Didge Project: Music of the Australian aboriginal didgeridoo. 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 16: MASONIC LODGE, UPSTAIRS
Christine DeLeon; crystal-voiced Folk Singer/Songwriter 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 18: MARKET STREET MISSION
Silk City with vocalist Mary Olive Smith: Bluegrass, Roots and Honky Tonk 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 19: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
The Mayhem Poets: Sensational Poetry Slam 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 21: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING
Julie Pasqual, Storyteller Extraordinaire 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 22: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING, ROOM 526
The Cobra Brothers: Blues 8:15pm-9:00pmVENUE 24: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, MORRIS BALLROOM
Metropolitan Opera Soprano, Jennifer Check, with pianist Andrew Rosenblum 8:30pm-9:00pmVENUE 17: MORRISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Comedian Moody McCarthy: Laughs, from Letterman to Morristown 8:30pm-9:00pmVENUE 23: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, REGENCY ROOM
A Night of Broadway Stars 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 1: MORRISTOWN HS AUDITORIUM
HypnoMarc: Comedy Hypnotism with Marc Marshall 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 2: MORRISTOWN HS GYM
New Jersey Tap Ensemble Soloists: Maurice Chestnut and Jeffry Foote 9:45PM-10:30PMVENUE 3: MORRISTOWN HS AUXILIARY GYM
Solid Brass Lite 9:45pm-10:15pmVENUE 7: ST. PETER'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Irish Fiddling: Brian Conway with John Walsh, Guitar 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 8: ST. PETER'S PARISH HOUSE
Greg Giannascoli: Mallet Master 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 9: PRESBYTERIAN PARISH HOUSE/SHEFFIELD HALL
The John Ginty Band: Rock with a Blues twist 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 12: MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Pianist Laryssa Krupa, & the Nova Chamber Ensemble 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 13: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER
Mr. Fish: Phenomenal Physics 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 14: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER, PARISH HOUSE
Melanie Mitrano sings Portuguese Fado and Brazilian music 9:45pm-10:30pmVenue 16: Masonic Lodge Upstairs
Rio Clemente, “The Bishop of Jazz,” and Friends 9:45PM-10:30PMVENUE 17: MORRISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
John Forster: The Jon Stewart of Music 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 18: MARKET STREET MISSION
Bossa Brasil®: Smooth jazz with Mauricio de Souza 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 19: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Robert Costello as Abraham Lincoln 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 21: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING FREEHOLDERS ROOM
Lou Del Bianco: Grandson of Mt. Rushmore’s Master Carver 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 22: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING ROOM 526
Comedian Moody McCarthy: Laughs, from Letterman to Morristown 9:45pm-10:15pmVENUE 23: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, REGENCY ROOM
Viva Vallenato! Folk Music of Colombia 9:45pm-10:30pmVENUE 24: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, MORRIS BALLROOM
Solid Brass Lite 10:30pm-11:00pmVENUE 7: ST PETER'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Comedian Moody McCarthy: Laughs, from Letterman to Morristown 10:30pm-11:00pmVENUE 23: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, REGENCY ROOM
A Night of Broadway Stars 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 1: MORRISTOWN HS AUDITORIUM
HypnoMarc: Comedy Hypnotism with Marc Marshall 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 2: MORRISTOWN HS MAIN GYM
New Jersey Tap Ensemble Soloists: Maurice Chestnut and Jeffry Foote 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 3: MORRISTOWN HS AUXILIARY GYM
Irish Fiddling: Brian Conway with John Walsh, Guitar 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 8: ST. PETER'S PARISH HOUSE
Greg Giannascoli: Mallet Master 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 9: PRESBYTERIAN PARISH HOUSE/SHEFFIELD HALL
The John Ginty Band: Rock with a Blues twist 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 12: MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Mr. Fish: Phenomenal Physics 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 14: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER, PARISH HOUSE
Melanie Mitrano sings Portuguese Fado and Brazilian music 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 16: MASONIC LODGE, UPSTAIRS
Rio Clemente, “The Bishop of Jazz,” and Friends 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 17: MORRISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
John Forster: The Jon Stewart of Music 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 18: MARKET STREET MISSION
Bossa Brasil®: Smooth jazz with Mauricio de Souza 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 19: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Robert Costello as Abraham Lincoln 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 21: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING FREEHOLDERS ROOM
Lou Del Bianco: Grandson of Mt. Rushmore’s Master Carver 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 22: COUNTY ADMIN BUILDING ROOM 526
Viva Vallenato! Folk Music of Colombia 10:45pm-11:30pmVENUE 24: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, MORRIS BALLROOM
Pianist Laryssa Krupa, & the Nova Chamber Ensemble 11:00pm-11:45pmVENUE 13: CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER
Solid Brass Lite 11:15pm-11:45pmVENUE 7: ST. PETER'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Comedian Moody McCarthy: Laughs, from Letterman to Morristown 11:15pm-11:45pmVENUE 23: HYATT REGENCY MORRISTOWN, REGENCY ROOM