It's almost time to ring in the New Year! Here is a list of First Night Celebrations and fireworks happening around New Jersey. All are sure to be fun ways to celebrate the start of 2014 with friends and family.



Fireworks on New Year's Eve in New Brunswick (YouTube)

New Year's Eve in New Brunswick
Monument Square

Celebrate the start of 2014 with a fireworks celebration in New Brunswick!




Morris County First Night
Morristown Green on Speedwell Ave.
Tickets range from  $25 - $35, and there are also hotel packages available for a greater price.

The Morris County First Night starts off with children's programs at 5 pm, and continues with other art and dancing programs from 7 - 11 pm. There will be two fireworks showings at 9 pm, and midnight.


Hogmanay bonfire in Lawrence (Facebook)

Hogmanay Bonfire in Lawrenceville
The Great Meadow at Brearley House
This event is free, but donations are suggested.

Be a part of this annual tradition, and bring a list of negative things from 2013 and toss it into the fire to ring in 2014. This event takes place from 6 pm - 8 pm.


Battleship New Jersey New Years Eve Fireworks
Battleship New Jersey in Camden
Tickets are a $10 donation

Visit Battleship New Jersey on New Year's Eve for music, dancing, food, drinks, and fireworks. There are two fireworks showings at 6 pm and midnight.

First Night Burlington County
High Street, Mount Holly
Tickets are two for $14

Ring in the New Year At First Night Burlington County! The event is from 6 pm - 9:30 pm, and will feature plenty of family activities, food, music, and more.

Celebrate the start of 2014 at the New Year's Eve Kids Kazoo Parade in Collingswood! The parade starts at 4:15 pm, and will feature a countdown to the New Year afterwards. 


First Night Haddonfield (Facebook)

Haddonfield First Night
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Tickets are $15

There will be a variety of entertainers for Haddonfield First Night. Come see a variety of musical and dance numbers starting at 6 pm.

Ocean City First Night 
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Tickets are $15

A variety of activities await you at Ocean City's First Night! The event lasts from 4 pm - midnight, and will feature fireworks to ring in the new year.

Start the New Year off with a fireworks display at Sea Isle! The fireworks display takes place from 8 pm - 8:30 pm.


First Night Ocean County (

Seaside Heights First Night
The Boardwalk at Seaside Heights
Tickets are $5

There are plenty of family friendly activities at Seaside Height's First Night. The event starts at 12 noon, and ends at 5 pm with a fireworks celebration.