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First Night Boston

Presented by Boston Celebrations, Inc. at Copley Square, Boston MA

Dec 31 2021
Jan 01 2022
First Night Boston

Boston’s First Night has been a New Year’s Eve celebration of artistic performances, the wonders of the season, and the beginning of a new year.

First Night Boston, New England’s biggest New Year’s Eve Party, returns this year to celebrate the start of 2022! After a successful online celebration last year, this year on December 31st First Night will gather, in-person at Copley Square and Boston Common. The completely free and family- friendly event will again feature hours of live entertainment, ice sculptures throughout the park, and programming for guests of all ages. Interested donors are invited to visit,

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First Night Boston will kick off at Noon on December 31, 2021 and continue until 12:30 a.m. January 1, 2022 to celebrate the New Year. All entertainment locations and times can be found on our First Night Entertainment Schedule.


Copley Square

206 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116

COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details


First Night Boston will adhere to all current city and state safety precautions as it relates to COVID-19, including mandatory mask wearing at indoor venues. If city and state recommendations are adjusted as the New Year draws closer, First Night Boston will similarly adjust its guidelines to comply with those set by governing bodies.

Reservations Required: No
Proof of Vaccination Required: No

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