Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville
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Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville

Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville

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Keith Urban, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, The Struts, Amanda Shires, Bren Joy, Kalie Shorr, the Fisk Jubilee Singers, and DJ Dave Audé will rock this year's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville celebration!

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What you need to know

Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville is a free annual celebration. The night promises top Music City artists helping you celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of the next.

No matter if you are coming for the first time or tenth, our New Year's Eve celebration is a memorable, authentic experience you won't soon forget. Be here!

Music City Gold Circle New Year's Eve Party
Music City Gold Circle

While the event is free, you can purchase a Music City Gold Circle Ticket that will get you special viewing access of the stage and so much more.

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Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville
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Food, Drinks, & Fun

There's a lot of music, there's confetti, a Music Note Drop, and fireworks. But there's also food, drinks, and whole lot more fun to be had at the Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville celebration!

See how much fun it is to be in Nashville for New Year's Eve!

Frequently Asked Questions
Does it cost anything to see the concert or attend the event?

No! It's FREE!

Who's performing?

Keith Urban, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, The Struts, Amanda Shires, Bren Joy, Kalie Shorr, the Fisk Jubilee Singers, and DJ Dave Audé will rock this year's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville celebration!

Is there a map?

Yes. Stay tuned for those details.

Where is it?

The whole party takes over Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park in downtown Nashville.

Will there be a big, sparkly ball that will drop at midnight?

No, we're Music City. A 16-foot-tall red music note will drop 140 feet at midnight - it's Nashville's signature Music Note Drop®!

Will there be fireworks?

Of course. The midnight Music Note Drop® will trigger a fantastic fireworks show at midnight as we ring in the new year.

How old do you have to be to attend?

All ages are welcome. You must be 21+ to purchase alcoholic beverages.

So, there will be alcohol for purchase?

Yes, alcohol is available for purchase by guests 21+. IDs will be checked for all those wishing to purchase alcoholic beverages.

What if I have questions and need help from a friendly face?

Make your way to one of our Nashville Information Booths located on site. Stay tuned for exact locations.

Can I eat there?

Absolutely. You will not go hungry on New Year's Eve. Nashville food trucks will be set up around the event site, serving local Music City food.

Is it a family-friendly event?
Nashville is friendly to everyone. But please keep in mind the nature of the event: there will be tens of thousands of people celebrating at this event. Alcohol will be served. Music and fireworks can be loud. There will be a special Raising of the Note at the beginning of the night that families might enjoy.
Where should I park?

To locate parking downtown, visit www.parkitdowntown.com.

Can I bring a chair and a cooler?

No, for the safety, comfort, and convenience of everyone, neither chairs nor coolers are permitted.

Is there an official event hashtag?

YES! It's #NashvilleNYE. Use it in all of your posts and follow along for the fun.

Where do I go for event updates, schedule changes, weather plans, and for answers on anything else I want to ask?

Follow @VisitMusicCity on Twitter. We'll be sharing all the goods throughout the day and night!

Why should I come?

Because it's the best way to spend the end of the year - and the beginning of next!

Parking & Transportation

Find out where to park, where to get a ride, and more at visitmusiccity.com/new-years-eve-transportation-options.

Is there a special viewing area that I can purchase a ticket to?

YES! While the event is free, you can purchase a Music City Gold Circle Ticket that will give you special viewing access of the stage and more. Find out more.

Places to Stay

Find the perfect place to stay for your trip.

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Thanks to our partners!

Thanks to all of our wonderful partners who make Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville a success!