Ring In 2017 At The CLT New Year’s Eve, Presented By Ally

Thousands of people packed into Romare Bearden Park, in Charlotte, NC on New Year's Eve to welcome in 2016 and watch the fireworks, during the Crown Town Festival. Charlotte Photographer - PatrickSchneiderPhoto.com

Photo Credit: Patrick Schneider

CHARLOTTE, NC — If you’re trying to decide what to do on New Year’s Eve, come out to Romare Bearden Park and ring in the new year!

CLT New Year’s Eve, Presented by Ally is the Queen City’s official New Year’s Eve celebration. Come join the fun and celebrate with Crown Town, food trucks and vendors, a DJ, live band, and the lighting of the Queen City crown and a huge fireworks display when the clock hits midnight. People of all ages will also be able to decorate a crown to wear as they ring in the new year.

The event starts at 8pm in Romare Bearden Park. Public parking will be available at surface lots and parking decks throughout Uptown at market rates, according to a release. Lynx Blue Line, Lynx Gold Line streetcar, and CATS buses will also be available for use.