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New Year's Eve

Ring in New Year's in Anchorage. It's been a year like few others, and this year's celebrations are a little different. But with a little planning, Anchorage, Alaska, is the place to be to welcome 2022.

New Year's Events in Anchorage

After sunset, celebrate with New Year’s Eve festivities. The fireworks display downtown is always a hit, and the show typically begins at 7 p.m.

You could also offset any evening indulgences by starting the year running. Skinny Raven usually lights up the trails with a Northern Lights Resolution Run.

New Year's Eve in Girdwood

This year Alyeska Resort stays up late. Ring in 2022 as skiing and snowboarding as the resort runs select lifts all the way until midnight. Buy a night lift ticket or use your choice pass or season pass and welcome 2022 on the slopes.

New Year's Eve Dinners

New Year’s Eve is always a feast for the eyes and ears, but many Anchorage restaurants also have special plans uniquely adapted for New Year's fetes. Many restaurants will feature special menus for revelers. Looking for dinner before all the festivities? Explore Anchorage restaurants.

Need a place to stay after the ball drops? Find a hotel room.