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Sparks in the Park New Year's Eve Fireworks Celebration

  • When: Tuesday, December 31, 2019,  5:00 pm -  7:00 pm
  • Location: 874 SE 4th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free

Come out and celebrate this New Year’s Eve in downtown Gainesville. The City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department is expanding your downtown New Year’s Eve experience with a grand celebration. All festivities are free and open to the public, so there is something for everyone this year! **The evening begins at Depot Park** At 5 p.m., bring blankets and chairs and find a spot in the park to enjoy the last sunset of 2019 while a DJ hosts a family-friendly dance party on The Hill. At 6:30 p.m., the fun continues with “Sparks in the Park,” a musically choreographed fireworks show over the main pond. Following the fireworks display, guests will be guided by a glowing rainbow of lights through downtown to enjoy dinner, drinks, festivities and all that downtown has to offer. Later, the Downtown Countdown begins at 9 p.m., and continues until midnight in Bo Diddley Plaza