New Year's Eve Events in Montgomery


By CBS 8 News

If you're looking for something fun to do on New Year's Eve, there are plenty of activities in Montgomery to help you ring in 2013.

You and your family can be part of the city's first ever Night of Lights. It's a street party downtown near the Renaissance Hotel. There will be live bands, a laser light show, confetti and fireworks at midnight. It's all free.

More info on the Night of Lights

Montgomery's own country music star Jamey Johnson will take the stage at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre on New Year's Eve night. It's a great way to get your toes tapping as you say oodbye to 2012.

More info on the Jamey Johnson concert

Take to the waters of the Alabama River aboard Montgomery's own Harriott II riverboat. A special cruise for those 21 years old and up will depart on New Year's Eve night and return in the wee hours of New Year's Day.

More info on the New Year's Eve Party Cruise

For something truly unique, be a part of the Classic Hollywood New Year's Eve Gala at Garrett Coliseum. If you're used to attending rodeos and the Alabama National Fair at the coliseum, you won't believe how it'll be transformed into a glittery scene that's perfect for a glitzy celebration. There'll be dining, dancing, a champagne toast, plus you'll be able to watch the ball drop in New York City and the Moon Pie drop in Mobile.

More info about the Classic Hollywood New Year's Eve Gala

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