About

Mission

First Night St Petersburg’s mission is to broaden and deepen the public’s appreciation for the visual and performing and literary arts through an innovative, diverse and high quality program on New Year’s Eve. First Night’s Vision is to become a destination for artists, performers and to our community through family friendly programming by continuing to bring “art in unexpected places.”

About Us

Founded in 1993, First Night is an independent 501(c)3 not for profit corporation run by a volunteer board of directors. The mission of First Night is to broaden and deepen the public’s appreciation for the visual and performing and literary arts through an innovative, diverse and high quality program on New Year’s Eve, which offers the community a shared cultural experience in the center of the city that is accessible and affordable.

A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free 800-HELP-FLA or visiting www.800helpfla.com. Registration does not imply endorsement. Florida registration ##CH15937.