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Eve in the City: Devonport’s Grand New Year Celebration

As the final days of 2023 wind down and the excitement for the coming year grows, Devonport is once again set to host its signature New Year’s Eve event, Eve in the City. A tradition on the Northwest Coast, this grand celebration promises residents and visitors an unforgettable evening as we bid farewell to 2023 and usher in 2024 with jubilation and fervor.

Entertainment Galore!

There’s something for everyone! Families can anticipate a whirlwind of activities and entertainment options. Revel in live performances that’ll get your feet tapping. Let the young ones enjoy the thrilling carnival rides brought to you by the Devonport Family Fun Fair. Watch as their faces light up, not just from the fireworks, but also from the artistry of free face painting. Challenge your mates at laser tag, dance away without a care at the silent disco, or immerse in the ethereal beauty of Henna Gipsy’s intricate designs.

And as the clock counts down, all eyes will be on the sky. The two scheduled fireworks displays, one at 9.30pm and the grand spectacle at midnight, will dazzle attendees. Fired from the iconic Spirit of the Sea, they promise to be the brightest and most mesmerizing pyrotechnics on the coast.

Savor the Flavors

As you enjoy the entertainment, satisfy your palate with an impressive lineup of food and beverage vendors. From local delicacies to international cuisines, the choices are bound to leave you spoilt!

Event Information

  • When: Sunday, 31st December 2023, 6pm – 12am
  • Where: Aikenhead Point, located along Victoria Parade/Bluff Road, just across from the Bass Strait Maritime Centre in Devonport.
  • Cost: Absolutely free! No booking required.

Gates will swing open at 6pm. While you’re welcome to bring your own blanket, several will be laid out for those who want to cozy up and enjoy the festivities.

A few key points for attendees:

  • Eve in the City is a smoke-free event.
  • There is a strict NO BYO alcohol policy to ensure a safe environment for everyone.
  • Security checks will be in place, with bags being inspected upon entry.

So, Devonport, get ready to welcome the New Year in style and spirit! Whether you’re a resident or a visitor, young or young at heart, Eve in the City promises an evening of fun, food, and fantastic memories. Join us and make this New Year’s Eve the most memorable one yet!