New Years Eve in Downtown Jacksonville 2023

By Savanne Giroire, Marketing Assistant

Let the countdown begin! What better way to ring in 2023 than a night in the Bold City? Keep reading for the scoop on what’s going on Downtown this New Year’s Eve!


City of Jacksonville’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show

Where: Fireworks can be viewed from both the Northbank and Southbank River Walks in Downtown Jacksonville.
When: 9 p.m. to Midnight

Ring in the New Year with a spectacular fireworks display over the St. Johns River by the City of Jacksonville. Make your way down to the waterfront with friends or family before midnight to snag a great seat for the festivities. Fireworks will begin exactly at midnight!


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NYE Rooftop Bash at Estrella

Where: Estrella Cocina
When: 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Estrella Cocina invites you to a spectacular night on the rooftop featuring a tapas buffet, a midnight champagne toast, live DJ, four full-service cash bars and more! Tickets to this night are limited, so reserve your spot here!


Cowford Chophouse NYE Rooftop Event

Where: Cowford Chophouse
When: 9 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Make plans at Cowford Chophouse for a night full of festivities to ring in the new year! Tickets will cost $175, with $10 from each ticket purchased will go to Jacksonville Art & Music School. This is sure to be a night to remember, so purchase tickets for what is sure to be a delectable New Year’s Eve!


New Year’s Eve Run

Where: Veterans Memorial Arena
When: 3 to 5 p.m.

This year’s New Year’s Run presented by Bank of America will benefit Gator Bowl Charities! All participants will receive an official race shirt and all finishers receive a custom designed medal.  Awards are given to the top overall and age group winners.  Learn more here!


A Roaring New Year’s Eve at The Volstead

Where: The Volstead
When: 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Swing on by Downtown’s favorite speakeasy for the biggest night of the year! Look forward to free cover, signature cocktails, a champagne toast at midnight and live music to dance the night away. It happens to be the Volstead’s anniversary as well, and you’re invited to come party! Table reservations and bottles of champagne are available for sale. Tables include reserved seating, a bottle of Veuve Clicquot, and a charcuterie board. There are only seven tables available so call now and reserve yours!


We wish you the happiest of New Year’s in Downtown! Don’t forget to share your New Years plans and photos with us  by using #DTJax for a chance to be featured on our socials.