Burlington’s First Night celebration will take place in over 20 venues throughout downtown. Its mission is to bring the community together with an accessible, substance-free, multicultural New Year’s Eve celebration centered on the arts. The 31st edition of First Night Burlington on Dec. 31 will feature fireworks, a parade, and stellar performances by Kat Wright and the Indomitable Soul Band, Circus Smirkus, the Burundian Women’s Dance Company, Burlington Taiko, the Vermont Youth Orchestra & Chorus, Jon Gailmor, Willem Lange, Ray Vega, Counterpoint, Paul Asbell, the DuPont Brothers Band, Gregory Douglass, and many, many more. Join your friends and neighbors for a family-friendly celebration you’ll remember! For a detailed festival schedule as well as information on button and ticket purchases, visit www.firstnightburlington.com.