Welcome to the official site of the 2016 Downtown Countdown in Princeton, West Virginia!
December 31 - 8:30pm - 12:30am
This epic New Year's Eve celebration will feature:
*Countdown, Ball Drop and FIREWORKS at the stroke of midnight!
-sponsored by Ramey Toyota
*5 Stages of Music
-Clinton Collins & Friends in The Turnaround Concert & Gathering Hall
-The Gin Mills, Distraction and Option 22 in The Room Upstairs @ The RiffRaff Arts Collective
-Tim & Maggie at "The Hot Chocolate Spot" in The RiffRaff
-The Gondoliers at Gary Bowling's House of Art
-Doc Atwell & Star 95 on the Town Square Stage
*Fire Dancing by Ignis Proles
CLICK HERE FOR MORE ABOUT THE PERFORMERS!
*Corn Hole Tournament and other activities
*Bounce Houses in The Renaissance Theater
*Family-friendly merriment in the streets
*Free Hot Chocolate & Cider
*Great Food Vendors
All pre-countdown festivities begin at 8:30pm! CLICK HERE for a SCHEDULE of EVENTS!
Your ticket for the Pre-Countdown festivities gains you access to all four stages of professional entertainment, free hot chocolate and cider! The first 500 guests will get an T-Shirt and part item!
****The gates stop taking money at 11:30pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED to watch the ball drop and fireworks!! ****
Click Here for Photos of Last Year's Event!
CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO FROM LAST YEAR'S BALL DROP- MAKING HISTORY IN PRINCETON, WEST VIRGINIA! (Thank you to Kathy Lambert for the video.)
**Special Thanks to artist Stefani Slaughter-Burchfield and volunteers for creating the ball and to Princeton Fire Department for dropping it!**