Now Available: First Night Raleigh 2017 Mobile App

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For the fifth consecutive year, Fidelity Investments is sponsoring the First Night Raleigh mobile app, free to guests with smartphones The anticipation of ringing in 2017 is now at the fingertips of guests attending First Night…

Full Lineup & DIY Festival Announced for First Night Raleigh 2017

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Artsplosure, the presenter of First Night Raleigh, today announced the festival’s lineup of visual and performing artists and special programs. Taking place in downtown Raleigh on Dec. 31, patrons will experience an unforgettable New Year’s Eve,…

First Night Raleigh’s DIY December: Workshops All Month Long!

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First Night Raleigh’s FREE DIY December Workshops will be hosted throughout December leading up to the New Year’s Eve daytime DIY Festival! Workshops are free, but you can purchase a First Night Raleigh All Day Pass at…

First Night Raleigh 2017 Spotify Playlist

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Check out our First Night Raleigh 2017 Spotify playlist today to hear the diverse array of musical performers that you can see at North Carolina’s biggest New Year’s Eve bash in downtown Raleigh!

Lucy and David Fountain Announced as Honorary Chairs of First Night Raleigh 2017

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Caroline Russell, President of the Artsplosure Board of Directors, today announced that David and Lucy Fountain are the honorary chairs for Artsplosure’s 26th presentation of First Night Raleigh. The annual New Year’s Eve arts festival will…

First Night Raleigh 2016 Mobile App Now Available

The anticipation of ringing in 2016 is now at the fingertips of guests attending First Night Raleigh 2016, in thanks to an innovative mobile app created exclusively for the Triangle’s favorite New Year’s Eve tradition. For…

Be A Star at First Night Raleigh 2016 “Sing Into 2016” Competition!

First Night Raleigh 2016 is looking for bright singers to lead the crowd into the year 2016. Keeping with the theme of “Celebrating North Carolina Firsts,” First Night Raleigh is searching for the top singers in…

Want the VIP Experience at First Night Raleigh? Donate for VIP Passes!

Donate $100 to Artsplosure and receive 2 VIP Passes to First Night Raleigh 2016! Celebrate the New Year as a VIP! VIP Pass Includes: – Access to First Night Raleigh 2016’s indoor VIP Only Venue, featuring refreshments, amenities,…

First Night Raleigh 2016 to Have Park-and-Ride with GoRaleigh Transit

Getting to downtown for First Night Raleigh 2016 just got easier! Thanks to the City of Raleigh’s Public Works Department, GoRaleigh Transit buses will operate two park-and-ride services from central locations in Raleigh. Services will start…

Full Lineup Announced for the First Night Raleigh 2016 Celebration!

Artsplosure, the presenter of First Night Raleigh, today announced the festival’s line-up of visual and performing artists and special programs. Taking place in downtown Raleigh on Dec. 31, patrons will experience “Celebrating North Carolina Firsts” with…