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Free New Year’s Eve party at Bayfront Park, Miami

Once again, South Florida's largest New Year's Eve celebration will be at Bayfront Park in downtown Miami from 6 p.m. Dec. 31, 2023 to 12 a.m. Jan. 1, 2024, for a Bayfront New Year.

Showtime: 8 p.m.

General admission tickets are free with RSVP and include premium entertainment with concert and fireworks display. VIP prices vary.

At the party, fireworks will light up the sky and partygoers will watch “The Big Orange,” Miami's New Year's Eve icon, ascend the wall of the Hotel Intercontinental, the Magic City's version of the NYC ball drop.

Stars on the Stage that night will be…

Miami's own Willy Chirino, trumpet maestro Arturo Sandoval, singer Albita, Amaury Guiterrez, Aymee Nuviola, Carlos Oliva, Dale Pututi, El Funky, Fedro, Hanna Rivas, Jacob Forever, Kiara, L Kimii, Lena and Malena Burke, Los 3 de la Habana, Lucrecia, Marger, Ntaya, Paola Guanche, Srta. Dayana, The Latin Divos, Yutuel.

No bottles, cans or coolers will be allowed in the park that evening. Bayfront Park is at 301 N. Biscayne Blvd. For more information call 305-358-7550. Visit this site for parking details. Public transportation or ride shares are recommended.

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About Mary Lou Cruz

I worked at the South Florida Sun Sentinel for 21 years, as an Advertising Special Sections Writer; Editorial Systems Editor in Technology; and Editorial Assistant in the Newsroom. Before my newspaper career, I worked in the airline and travel industry and I have lived in Brazil, Puerto Rico and vacationed in more than 25 countries. Originally, I'm from Maryland. I moved to Florida in 1984 and raised my daughter in Miami. Email: events@SouthFloridaOnTheCheap.com.

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