New Year's Eve Spectacular

Inner Harbor
Thursday, December 31 - Friday, January 01

Celebrate the beginning of 2016 with family, friends, live music, fireworks and lights. At the stroke of midnight, colorful fireworks and lights fill the sky above downtown Baltimore.  The annual Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular is presented by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.  Additional support is provided by Visit Baltimore, Southwest Vacations, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore and The Gallery. WJZ-TV 13 is the media sponsor.

The fireworks and light show are produced by Image Engineering.  Image Engineering is comprised of a team of artists, videographers, engineers, and creative thinkers at its headquarters in Baltimore.  Since 1979, they have completed over 500 projects in the field of creative multimedia shows for clients such as Rihanna, Jay Z,America’s Got Talent and multiple professional sports franchises in the NFL, NBA and NHL. The New Year’s Eve fireworks are provided by Visit Baltimore, the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore  and the Greater Baltimore Committee. 

For the full experience, residents and visitors can view the fireworks from along the Inner Harbor promenade.  The show can also be seen from the neighborhoods of Federal Hill, Locust Point, Canton, Harbor East and Fell’s Point.