Dec 31, 2017 | 7:00 PM | Sunday

Event Location

Arts Council Oklahoma City

400 W California Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Neighborhood: Downtown OKC


Ring in the new year in style! Since 1987, Opening Night is the place for families and friends to "open" the New Year! Downtown Oklahoma City sets the stage for a variety bands, fireworks, and an unforgettable children’s craft and performance area.

Start on : December 31, 2017 7:00 PM Sunday
End on : January 1, 2018 12:00 AM Monday

Event Details

The day begins with the festive Finale 5k and concludes with a bang at the midnight fireworks extravaganza!

Wristbands available at MidFirst Bank locations, 7-Eleven stores,the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, and Plenty Mercantile. Available for purchase December 1. On the night of the event, you may purchase wristbands at sales locations across the event.

Wristbands are $8 in advance, $10 the night of the event. Wristbands are nonrefundable.


The Wise Guys, OKC Improv, Adam & Kizzie, Edgar Cruz Guitar, Steelwind Duo, Brisa Sur, The House Session, Bricktown Clowns of Oklahoma City, and Michael King’s One Man Circus.


The Children’s Area in the Hall of Mirrors in Civic Center Music Hall means family-friendly fun! Enjoy face painting, an interactive art project, and lively musical performances – perfect to ring in the New Year


Bacon N' Cakin': Pancake sandwiches and bacon infused angus beef sliders made fresh to order
Hijos Taqueria: Authentic street tacos, quesadillas, and other tasty Mexican fare
Junction Coffee Okc: Fresh coffee, espresso drinks, and other hot beverages
Let's Do Greek Food Truck: Greek and Mediterranean food including gyros, rice bowls, and more
MacTastic The Food Truck: Creamy mac & cheese bowls with delicious add-ins
Pitchfork in the Park: Homemade farmhouse favorites including sandwiches, baked goods and coffee
SizzleNSpiceok: Tandoori style, Pakistani and Indian food
Snow S'more Food Truck: Hand crafted s’mores and coffee beverages
Taste of Soul Chicken and Waffle: Delicious chicken and waffle sandwiches, and more
Wicked Hangry: Gourmet burgers, sliders and grown-up grilled cheese


The Wise Guys take the Opening Night Finale Stage in Bicentennial Park at 9:00 and play until midnight. Playing coverts from vintage rock n’roll to contemporary pop, The Wise Guys will delight audience members of all ages. Dance in the New Year to everything from The Beach Boys to Th

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