Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Ltd. Executive Director Amanda Moser announces the detailed schedule of events for the annual New Year’s Eve Celebration.

The celebration is fun, family-friendly, and free to attend, with live performances, food vendors, carnival games, and a beer garden. The biggest fireworks display in Anchorage begins at 8:00 p.m. and can be seen from the event’s new location at the Easy Park Chinook Lot, donated by Easy Park, at the corner of 3rd Ave & E St. 

The schedule of events is as follows:

Main Stage

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. – DJ Spencer Lee

6:00 – 8:00 p.m. – THOSE GUYS AK

Performance Stage

5:00 – 5:30 p.m. – Alaskanette Baton Corps

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Sankofa

6:00 – 6:30 p.m. – Alaskanette Baton Corps

6:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Underground Dance Company

7:00 – 7:45 p.m. – Alaskanette Baton Corps


8:00 p.m. - largest and best fireworks show in Anchorage! Everyone enjoying the Celebration at the new location will have a direct line of sight of the display.

Other Activities, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Humpy’s Beer Garden, sponsored by Alaskan Brewing and K&L Distributors

Orzel Photography Booth

Iron Dog Booth

First Aid/Public Warming Shelter

Anchorage Downtown Partnership Info Booth

Food Vendors

BaLescas Brothers

Porkey’s Chops and Cheese

Crab Shack

The Crabby Fisherman

Good Little Bakery

Russian Eats

MJ’s Mobile Kitchen

Yeti Dogs

Carnival Games and Entertainment – $2 per game, cash only

Football Toss

Hole in 1

Giraffe of Strength

Whack a Minion

Fog Screen Launch


Balloon Blass

Corn Hole

Balloon Pop

Special Event Parking Information

Public parking will be available for $5 at the Easy Park 5th Avenue garage starting at 4:00 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. Cars may be left in the garage until 6:00 a.m. on January 2, 2020.

Event parking is also available for $5 at the Diamond Parking lot on 3rd Ave, between A St. and C St., and at the Railroad Depot Lot, at 320 W 1st Ave. Cars can remain at those locations until 4:00 p.m. on New Year’s Day.

This annual extravaganza is presented by the Anchorage Downtown Partnership Ltd. and brought to you by: KTVA, the Port of Alaska, the Alaska Railroad, iHeart Radio, and Easy Park. Humpy's Beer Garden is sponsored by Alaskan Brewing and K&L. Fireworks are provided with generous support from the Atwood Foundation.

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