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New Year's Eve on the Plaza

Ring in the New Year with the City of Albuquerque on the Plaza!

New Year's Eve on the Plaza!

Ring in the New Year with the City of Albuquerque on the Plaza! On Dec. 31 from 9 p.m. - midnight, the community will come together to reminisce about the past year and welcome the New Year. This free event is the place to be to count down the final seconds of 2016, and celebrate the beginning of 2017 - a year full of hopes, challenges, changes, and dreams.

Countdown to the New Year

An old tradition with a local twist, ring in the new year with a proper Albuquerque celebration.

Food & Drink

Enjoy food trucks and a cash bar, and of course toast in the new year with a glass of champagne.

Children's Activities

Bring the kids to celebrate the new year with free children's activities including dancing, face painting and more.

Admission & Transportation 

New Year's Eve on the Plaza is free for the public. Pets are welcome on leashes. This is a rain or shine event.

Parking

Paid underground parking/garage parking can be found at Civic Plaza or the Convention Center. Other parking may be found on the street or in other lots near the event.

Please be sure to follow all parking laws in the area. 

Thank you to our partners & sponsors!