New Year's Eve in Downtown York

New Year's Eve in Downtown York, PA

Ring in the New Year in downtown York!

Children's Countdown
Central Market, 
34 W. Philadelphia Street
6-8 p.m.

White Rose Drop and Fireworks
Continental Square


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Parking meters are free after 5 p.m. in the City of York. Parking in the Philadelphia Street and Market Street garages will be $6 on the evening of December 31st.

Please note: Market Street from Beaver to Duke and George Street from Philadelphia to King will be closed from 11 p.m. on December 31 until approximately 1 a.m. on January 1. Parking will be restricted in that area beginning 9 p.m.

Downtown Happenings

Baron Von Schwein (35 W. Market St.) will be open until 1am for some post-midnight pork. Get your good luck started early!

DiCarlo's Pizza (24 N. George St.) will be open until 1am for your late-night snacking needs on New Year's Eve.

Welcome in the New Year at HeidelBean (Heidelberg UCC, 47 West Philadelphia Street)!  Once again this year, The Stray Catechisms will help us rock in the new year as we welcome the community for music and refreshments into our Auditorium on New Year’s Eve. Our doors will be open from 7-10 PM, so you’ll have time to wander to Continental Square for the dropping of the White Rose at midnight. Invite your friends and neighbors to come in for the fun.

Celebrate the New Year Belgian style at Mudhook Brewing Co. (34 North Clarke Avenue), beginning at 3 pm for a night of giveaway prizes, Belgian-inspired food and, oh yeah, the celebration of our Belgian Dubbel craft brew! It’s a Belgian Dubbel New Year to honor the beer and also celebrate a double (or ‘Dubbel’) New Year kicking off with a “pint drop” at 6 pm and again at midnight. All guests will have the opportunity to enjoy their beverages outside on Cherry Lane while listening to live music and enjoying the crisp night air.

The Roosevelt Tavern (50 N. Penn St.) will host a five-course prix fixe dinner, with seatings from 4-9pm. $59 per person. Call for Reservations 717-854-7725 Ext #104.

Tutoni’s (108 North George Street) invites you to ring in the New Year with a special prix fixe dinner. The chefs have planned five divine courses for this ticketed event.  The restaurant will NOT be open to the general public, so be sure to purchase your tickets today, as there are only a limited number of seats available.

York City Pretzel Company (39 West Market Street) will be open until 1 a.m.

York Friends (Quaker) Meeting will host an evening of Music with Friends on New Year’s Eve at the Meeting House (135 West Philadelphia St.).  Two sets of music will feature solo and ensemble offerings of vocals, acoustic guitar, and Native American flute and drum, from 7-8:30 p.m. and from 8:30-10 p.m.  Join us as we lay down the old and sing in the new year!  Light refreshments provided.  All are welcome!

The Yorktowne Hotel (48 E. Market St.) will host a New Year's Eve Gala. Ring in the new year dancing to a mix of live Ballroom, Swing and Latin music provided by the Gettysburg Big Band Orchestra in the Grand Ballroom of the Historic Yorktowne Hotel.  DJ music in between the sets for non stop dancing and toe tapping.  Full course sit down dinner with a choice of three entrées.  Noise makers, Champaign at midnight.  Doors open at 7:00pm. Dinner is served at 7:30pm. Band Starts at 9:00pm.  Cost: $76.00 per person for dinner, dance, and Champagne Toast.  Dance Only: (arrive at 9:00pm) $35.00 per person.  Black Tie Optional.  Contact Vera Kywa at 717 751-2475 or for reservations and/or more info.