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New Year's Eve Celebrations

Claremont First Night, Claremont
A New Year’s Party for all! Events include tubing at Arrowhead Ski Area, performances at the Claremont Opera House, a Family Fun Zone on Pleasant St, food and beverages at multiple locations, and fireworks at 10pm at Arrowhead followed by live DJ party until midnight at Myer Maple Lanes.

Cranmore’s NYE Bash with Fireworks, North Conway
Ring in 2018 with C-more the Penguin and a special New Year’s edition of Cranapalooza! Geared for guests and families of all ages, the event features a DJ in Schneider Square, s'mores, games, live music & more. Fireworks at 6pm at the base of South Slope.

First Night Portsmouth, Portsmouth
Portsmouth comes alive on New Year’s Eve with an annual celebration featuring music, dance, children’s activities, street performers and ice sculptures. Entertainment takes place in historic buildings, churches and civic centers. The event is non-alcoholic, non-smoking and features activities and performances for all ages.

Gunstock Rocks New Year's Eve!, Gilford
Kick off the New Year on the slopes at Gunstock. After 3pm anyone with a season pass or all-day lift ticket for Dec. 31 can enjoy all the festivities along with skiing and riding all evening. Watch the mountain side fireworks at midnight or try the special 21+ New Year’s buffet dinner in the Pistol Pub.

Hampton Beach Fireworks Display, Hampton Beach
Come watch a spectacular fireworks displays shot from Hampton Beach (at the top of B and C Streets beside the Atlantic Ocean). This free family event begins at 8pm and perfect for couples, families and friends.

New Year's Eve Celebration at Mount Sunapee, Newbury
Put on your dancing shoes and bring the whole family to ring in the New Year “Sunapee Style." Goosefeathers Pub is open late, serving food and beverages while the DJ gets the party going. The fireworks show starts at 9 p.m. on Eggbeater.  All ages are welcome.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at Waterville Valley, Waterville Valley
Ring in the New Year in Waterville Valley with events for everyone in Town Square and fireworks over Corcoran Pond at 7:30pm.  For the kids, Waterville Valley offers a New Year’s Eve Extravaganza Party drop-off program with games, dinner & snacks, raffle prizes, and a DJ dance party.  

New Year's Eve Family Celebration at Purity Spring, Madison
King Pine invites families to ring in the New Year with an evening of skiing, riding, tubing music and fun!  A torchlight parade begins at 9:00 p.m., with fireworks following at 9:20 p.m.

New Year's Eve Partybration at Santa's Village, Jefferson
Santa welcomes families to his New Year’s Partybration, as Father Time turns the clocks ahead four hours to begin the near year early for young guests. This all-inclusive (food and soft drinks, rides and festivities) party includes a DJ, activities for the entire family and fireworks.

Pats Peak New Year’s Eve Party Family Celebration, Henniker
This New Year’s Eve Celebration will feature skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing, 2-hour comedy show, Monte Carlo for raffles prizes, dancing to a live band, tasting stations, party favors, champagne toast and a midnight fireworks display. The party begins at 6pm, and the slopes are open until 10pm. Suitable for families.