First Night® Akron is a New Year’s Eve celebration unlike any other! This family-friendly, alcohol-free celebration in Downtown Akron brings the community together to experience a brief moment in time while creating lasting New Year’s Eve memories. This celebration of the arts features the region’s best in music, dance, theatre, interactive and visual arts. Entertainment and fun will delight the whole family!
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First Night Akron is in its 18th year! What are you doing New Year's Eve? Volunteer! Grab a friend and be part of First Night Akron. Volunteer for a shift and enjoy First Night for free! The deadline for applications is December 6.
Complete the online application here.