First Night

An ice sculpture on Boston Common (Photo by Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio)

Large Crowds Expected For First Night Boston

One million people could be coming to Boston for the 35th annual First Night celebration Friday.


A Cirque du Soleil acrobat performs during the Awards ceremony at Grimaldi Forum on November 27, 2010 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. (Photo by Christian Alminana/Getty Images)

What’s Up This Weekend

Looking for something to do this holiday weekend? Here are some ideas.


First Night

First Night Efforts Go Into Overdrive As NYE Nears

As the final hour of 2010 approaches, First Night artists and organizers are entering “crunch time”, and there’s still a lot of work to do.


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First Night Ice Sculptures Taking Shape

Some of First Night 2011’s coolest attractions are taking shape right now in Boston Common.


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First Night 2011 Jazz Performers

Boston will welcome the new year with First Night 2011, and right now, dozens of musical groups are tuning up for their performances.


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College Picks For New Year’s Eve In Boston

Looking for a New Year’s Eve bash for you and your friends? Check out some of the hottest nighclubs in Boston that will be ringing in the New Year in style.


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Young Musicians Get Ready For First Night

Some young Boston-area musicians are eager to share their talents on First night.


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Centro: First Night Boston

First Night Boston is a week away. There are many events that are part of the larger celebration. Geri Guardino, the organization’s executive director, talks about what to expect.



The Woman Behind The First Night Puppets

One of the highlights of First Night in Boston is the grand procession, which features dozens of colorful puppets.


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First Night Button Unveiled

New Year’s Eve is less than two months away.