First Night Spokane

  • Overview
  • On New Year's Eve, Spokane joins more than 200 cities for First Night, an alcohol-free celebration of the city's arts and entertainment. From the afternoon Children's Festival to the Fireworks Finale at midnight in Riverfront Park, actors, musicians, dancers, visual artists and performers fill venues throughout the downtown area. Admission buttons for the entire event, including all venues and performances, are available at a low cost with free admission for children 10 and under when accompanied by a button-wearing adult.