One location so you only have to brave the weather for a few minutes.

There is a large garage at 525 Church (600 cars). Unfortunatelythe garage is no longer free. The City eliminated that two years ago. Hey, at least it's nearby!! 

Sanctuary  7-12 pm

Corky Siegel  10-midnight

Covington's Bluegrass band  8:30-10

American Standard with Charlie Madigan, Michelle Perry and Al Day    7-8:30 

Gym 7-12 pm

Jazz until 8:30 then DANCE, DANCE, DANCE

Petra Sings Jazz     7-8:30

Gerald McClendon and the Soul Keepers Band   8:30-11:30

Family Fun in the afternoon 2-4 pm 

$5/person at the door    $20/adult for button that includes evening performances. Afternoon only is $5.

Ben's Bubbles

Jeanie B!

Nick Connell and his Giant Balloons     check him out on Facebook 


Evanston's community-wide new year's eve event is back and this year at just one site so that no matter the weather, you can be comfy and cozy all evening. We've ordered 35 degree weather--whether or not!

Join us at First United Methodist Church at 516 Church (corner of Hinman), located right across the street from the City garage at 525 Church, a 600 car garage.

Check the map on this website for many other nearby parking lots and restaurants for dinner before you join in.  Sparklers (in lieu of fireworks) at midnight.




516 Church Street

First United Methodist Church (sanctuary and gym)