Bayfront Park's New Year's Eve information

Published On: Dec 26 2012 03:10:41 PM EST
MIAMI -

The City of Miami releases details for its New Year's Eve celebration at Bayfront Park.

The city's new release is below:

Bayfront Park’s New Year’s Eve

Monday, December 31, 8:00pm-Midnight

 

Miami, FL – It’s time to ring in the new year and Bayfront Park is the place to be for the largest FREE party in South Florida! Join us for a Dance Party with Tony the Hitman and count down to midnight with Miami's own, "La Gran Naranja" (formerly The Big Orange)! At the south end of the park, this New Year’s Eve icon will slowly ascend the side of the InterContinental Hotel, reaching the top at midnight in conjunction with a grand display of fireworks shot over beautiful Biscayne Bay.

 

Do not miss out - Bayfront Park is the place to be on New Year’s Eve!

 

Bayfront Park’s New Year’s Eve

Monday, December 31, 8:00pm-Midnight
FREE ADMISSION / 305-358-7550
www.bayfrontparkmiami.com 
No bottles, cans, coolers, or fireworks allowed

Bayfront Park, 301 N. Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33132

 

Bayfront Park’s New Year’s Eve is presented by Bayfront Park Management Trust, a limited agency of the City of Miami, with support from the City of Miami, the Mayor and the Miami City Commission. Additional support is provided by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, the Cultural Affairs Council, the Mayor, and the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners; The Greater Miami Host Committee, Bayside Marketplace, and Infinity Sound Productions.  

Our fine sponsors include The Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald.

 

 

USA Today - One of the Top 10 Places in the World to Ring in the New Year

MSN - One of the Top 10 Places in the World to Ring in the New Year

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Taking Public Transportation?

Monday, Dec. 31: Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover will operate on a regular weekday schedule and starting at approximately 8:30pm, Metrorail will provide a service frequency of every 15 minutes between the Dadeland South and Earlington Heights stations; and every 30 minutes between the Palmetto and Earlington Heights stations.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 1: The last northbound and southbound trains will depart from the Government Center Station at 2:00am.  Metromover also will continue to run until approximately 2:00am on Jan. 1.

 

Parking facilities at Metrorail stations will remain open until the stations close at 2:00am on Jan. 1.

 

To avoid long lines at Metrorail stations during New Year’s Eve, transit riders are encouraged to load at least $4 on an EASY Card or EASY Ticket at any Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) early. Riders are reminded that a 1-Day Pass is good for one calendar day and that it expires at 2:00am the following day.

 

For additional information, customers can visit www.miamidade.gov/transit or call 305-891-3131.  TTY users should call 305-499-8971.