The Place to be... on New Year's Eve!

First Night Haddonfield

  •          FIRST NIGHT 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION,                 “FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER”            INTRODUCING our GRAND MARSHALLS                  WORLD FAMOUS, The DUPREES MEET INTERNATIONAL RECORDING ARTISTS, THE DUPREES . 2012 marked the 50th anniversary of “You Belong to Me” becoming a national hit. The legend and the legacy of the Dupree’s continue[...]
  • HEADLINER! Grammy Award winning , DISCO INFERNO, “The Trammps!” The Fabulous Trammps will set the mood for our First Night 20th Anniversary Celebration. Prepare to bring in the New Year with a Disco Inferno The Trammps began in Philadelphia in 1972 featuring vocalist, Jimmy Ellis, Harold Doc Wade, Stanley Wade and Earl[...]
  • THE SCREAMING ORPHANS: BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to CELEBRATE FIRST NIGHT’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY Returning for their 5TH First Night appearance, the Screaming Orphans have been one of our most popular acts building up a huge following. Join these 4 sisters from Donegal, Ireland as they live up to their great[...]
  • RETURNING BY POPULAR DEMAND THIS EXCITING SHOW FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY IS ONE OF OUR MOST REQUESTED ACTS AND IS BACK TO CELEBRATE OUR 20TH ANNIVERSARY. “Extraordinary feats of athleticism and lyrical beauty.” San Francisco Bay Guardian “Endearing oddball brand of movement magic” Los Angeles Times “Their strength, agility, and[...]
  • Very special Mark Reno Triple Treat for our 20thAnniversary.” This Triple Treat highlights Mark’s tremendous stage appeal. 3 separate “Mark Reno” appearances. Can’t get enough of Mark Reno.   Join this multi-talented artist at all 3 of his appearances. Mark Reno’s Tribute to Elvis, “ Diamond Reno’s “Dynamic Tribute to Neil[...]
  • Hotsy Totsy is a refreshing, new, original indie pop band out of Collingswood, NJ. This unique girls’ trio’s song gives a smart, cheeky wink and nod to the golden age of girl groups and pulls that sound forward into the present with renewed relevance. The band has recently appeared on[...]
  • Haddonfield New Years Eve Fireworks 9PM  Gather around the Countdown Stage near the Town Clock on Kings Highway Dramatic Fireworks are the highlight of the evening!  Thousands of revelers will crane their heads skyward  to send 2017 off with an early bang and welcome in the New Year.
  • Benjamin Beirs– Direct from Paris, International Classical Guitarist Haddonfield is proud to welcome home its own International touring artist. Benjamin Beirs!! “A new generation of classical guitarist is coming onto the music scene – and many are no longer new to the dogma of the Segovia era. One of those is[...]
  • Demetria Bailey -Old School Jazz and Blues Delightful, Insightful and Deliberate…At the peak of her vocals, Demetria and her band “The Fellas” will take you to a place where you fall in love with old-school Jazz and Blues. She has traveled extensively, performing throughout the US and abroad.  You’ll love[...]
  • Join First Night favorite Christopher Westfall as he returns to our stage.  With his pure, clear voice and uplifting songs, Westfall’s music is nothing less than a journey of spirit.  His voice has been compared to John Denver but he may surprise you with a little James Taylor or Gordon Lightfoot.  A minstrel of our time, Christopher Westfall presents old favorites and his own memorable pieces to legions of loyal fans.  Mr. Westfall gives new meaning to the word “concert” as he draws listeners in to his world of heartwarming music. Experience his ability to connect with people through song and in a way that is deep and enduring.
  • Countdown Stage – Kings Highway 6:00 pm to 12 pm Join the fun with disc jockey entertainment playing your favorite party songs and pop hits. Family friendly fun for all ages. Gather ’round, dance, sing and celebrate with one of the area’s most popular interactive DJ entertainers, DJ Ray!
  • Acoustic Guitar Music by SWEET SPOT, a popular duo at many venues in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area. Enjoy a variety of styles and rhythms! Dancing is encouraged!! Beatles/ Pop/Rock/ Reggae/ Standards/ Country/ Bossa Nova/ Motown/Rhythm & Blues/ Latin/ Current Pop/ Ballads/ British/ American Songbook/ Folk/ Dance/ Sinatra…… (2) Performances 7:30-8:30pm[...]

Music! Magic! Comedy! Fireworks! and Fun!


CELEBRATING OUR 20TH ANNIVERSARY THIS YEAR, First Night Haddonfield is a family-oriented, alcohol-free New Year’s Eve festival featuring stimulating entertainment including magic, music, comedy, dance and theater for audiences of all ages from children and families to teens and seniors.


With the support of community leaders, police and fire departments, business owners, volunteers and committee, Haddonfield
is proud to host one of the longest running, fiscally responsible and culturally significant First Nights in the Country.


Are the highlight of the evening as thousands of revelers magically come together to celebrate the end of the 2017 and welcome the New Year


The stages are set in more than 15 different venues along Historic Haddonfield’s Kings Highway in the most stunning and historic buildings and churches in downtown Haddonfield.


Special entertainment and activities for kids 9 and under. Located at Haddonfield’s Central/Middle School Gym and All-Purpose room from 6:00pm – 8:30pm. Check the schedule for details!