Ring in 2017 with family, friends, live music and a spectacular fireworks display over Baltimore’s Inner Harbor! Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular takes place Saturday, December 31, 2016 from 9pm to 12:30am. Starting at 9pm, the crowd at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater can enjoy a variety of music from pop and rock act Super Bueno. Following the performance, Mayor Catherine E. Pugh and event-goers count down to the New Year. At the stroke of midnight, a colorful fireworks display fills the sky above downtown Baltimore. Those celebrating at the Inner Harbor can also enjoy skating at the Pandora Ice Rink, open until 12:30am. Regular rink admission prices apply. Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular is produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts. WJZ-TV 13 is the media sponsor. Additional sponsorship support is provided by Visit Baltimore, Compass Security and Cruise Maryland.
For the full experience, residents and visitors can view the fireworks from along the Inner Harbor promenade. The show can also be seen from the neighborhoods of Federal Hill, Locust Point, Canton, Harbor East and Fell’s Point. In addition, WJZ-TV 13 broadcasts the celebration on Saturday, December 31 at 11:30pm on CBS Baltimore.
Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) Metro Subway, Light Rail and Bus are the best ways to get downtown for the holiday celebration. Metro Subway and Light Rail service is extended for one hour after the event. For information on MTA services and schedules, please visit www.mtamaryland.com All routes of the Charm City Circulator will be extended for one hour after the fireworks.
For more information on Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular, call www.promotionandarts.org. For more information on the Pandora Ice Rink at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, visit www.innerharboricerink.org.