New Year’s Eve in the City will entertain and excite. Join your fellow celebrants as 2024 arrives.
The City of York’s celebration will begin in Continental Square at 9:30 pm on Sunday, December 31. Music by RalphReal, the Family Jam, DJ ConFusion, and DJ Eazy Boi leads up to the annual dropping of the White Rose at midnight, followed by a sure-to-be spectacular fireworks display.
York’s Continental Square is located at the intersection of Market and George Streets. Parking is nearby, including at York City garages located at 25 W. Philadelphia St. and 15 W. King St. and 41 E Market St. Please enter the Market Street garage from Duke Street.
The celebration will impact traffic in the City. Please give yourself some additional time to drive. Specifically, Market St. will be closed from Beaver St. to Duke St. from 9:00 pm on December 31 until approximately 1:00 am on January 1. George St. will be closed from Philadelphia St. to King St. from 9:00 pm on December 31 until approximately 1:00 am on January 1. On-street parking will be restricted in these areas beginning at 5:00 pm on December 31.
The New Year’s Eve celebration is sponsored by UPMC.
For those who do not want to keep the children up late, the nonprofit Keystone Kidspace located at 10 Hamilton Ave. is hosting a kid-centered celebration to welcome in the New Year during the afternoon. Keystone Kidspace will be open noon to 4:00 pm, with a ball drop at 1:00 pm, “ice” skating, a “snow” ball fight at 2:00 pm, and an “around the world” dance party. Tickets are $10.