I am thinking going to this event again this year. I went there 2 years ago, and was impressed by what Grand Center has to offer.
I can not think of other big New Year celebration activies here.
The direction to Grand Center is here. Happy New Year !!!
ABOUT FIRST NIGHT (the following is copied from Grand Center web page)
Founded in 1976 in Boston (1992 in St. Louis), First Night is a community celebration of the New Year expressed through the arts. It is a major visual and performing arts festival created by and for the community to welcome the New Year. First Night’s mission is to broaden and deepen the public’s appreciation of the arts through an innovative, diverse and high quality program which offers the community a shared cultural experience that is accessible and affordable to all. In order to maximize the participation of people of all ages, First Night is a non-alcoholic event.