New Year's Eve on the Waterfront
Boston Harbor Now in partnership with the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, the Wharf District Council and the City of Boston is proud to announce the return of New Year's Eve Midnight Harbor Fireworks! This beloved nearly 40-year old tradition is made possible by the generous support of local waterfront organizations and businesses and the support of the City of Boston and the Office of Mayor Marty Walsh.
Join us as we ring in the New Year with a dazzling display over Boston Harbor with two sychnronized barges. Public viewing is free and available from the Harborwalk of these suggested viewing locations:
Piers Park, East Boston
Christopher Columbus Park, North End
Fan Pier, Seaport District
The show will begin promptly at midnight.
Register here for a reminder and updates about the harbor fireworks and other waterfront public programs as they become available. Be the first to be notified for popular waterfront New Year's Eve public activities.
Activities planned include:
Ice Sculpture Stroll — Details coming soon!
NYE day-time family activities — Details coming soon!
First Day Hikes
New Year's Day Thompson Island
Waterfront 'Staycation' Giveaway Contest
Enter to win a Staycation Giveaway prize package valued at over $1000 by visiting the waterfront this New Year's Eve. Prize include an overnight stay at a luxury hotel property, meal vouchers to area restaurant, a winter cruise and other exciting local experiences.
Post a photo of yourself with any participating Waterfront Ice Sculpture Stroll ice sculptures OR Harbor midnight fireworks.
Tag @BostonHarborNow in that photo on social media (Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram).
Register via this Eventbrite page and be automatically entered into the raffle drawing for the Staycation Giveaway prize package.
One entry per Eventbrite account will qualify.
Random drawing for the winner will be done from all qualified entries on Wednesday, January 3, 2018.
Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor
Convention Center & Exhibition Center
Taste of the North End
Marriott Long Wharf Boston
Boston Harbor Hotel
Pier 6 Restaurant
The Boston Sail Loft
Joe's American Bar & Grill
Abe & Louie's
Atlantic Fish Co.
Provisions on State Street
State Representative Aaron Michlewitz
East Boston Savings Bank
Massachusetts Port Authority
North End Against Drugs
RLA Insurance Intermediaries