Plan Your Visit
Whether you're a first-time visitor to Pittsburgh or a local who joins us annually, here you'll find everything you need to prepare for Pittsburgh's New Year's Eve party in the Cultural District!
New Year's Eve | Sunday, December 31, 2023 — 6 pm - midnight
Cultural District | Pittsburgh, PA — a project of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, non-profit producer of Highmark First Night Pittsburgh, the Cultural District is home to Pittsburgh’s dynamic art and entertainment scene and serves as a national model for urban redevelopment through the arts with world-class theaters, cutting-edge art galleries, restaurants galore, and more.
What & Why:
Culminating with the city’s Countdown to Midnight and raising of the Future of Pittsburgh Ball, the six-hour celebration sprawls downtown Pittsburgh’s renowned 14-block Cultural District. Acclaimed national artists and Pittsburgh’s vibrant artist community ring in the new year for revelers with live music, dance, theater, visual arts, comedy, magic, kids’ activities, and a signature parade along with Pyrotecnico Fireworks displays at 6 pm and midnight.