The price of an All-Access admission badge is:

  • $25  Until November 30
  • $30 December 1 – 30
  • $35 December 31

BADGES ARE TRANSFERABLE BUT ARE NOT REFUNDABLE

Please purchase carefully. The show goes on rain, snow, sleet or dark of night!  ALL venues are indoors. The ‘Rockin’ on the River’ street party starts at 10pm and is followed by a grand FIREWORKS display over the Potomac River – this is outdoors of course! ?

To gain admission to all First Night Alexandria venues each person 13 years and older needs a badge.  Kids 12 and under and active military are FREE!*

*  (Children must be accompanied by an adult with a badge. Military must provide their active ID to receive their free All-Access badge.     Spouses, significant others and additional family members of active military must purchase badges.)

**NEW THIS YEAR! Badges WILL be mailed. You will receive an email confirming payment and when to expect your package. ** 

First Night badges are required for admission to all performances and will be sold on New Year’s Eve until 10pm or until we sell out!  

LOOKING FOR A GREAT HOLIDAY GIFT?

Our All-Access Badge and Kids Karnival event passes are sure to make you a Rock Star with friends and family. 

Give the gift of a First Night Alexandria experience! 

We strongly encourage you to purchase your tickets early as we will sell out.

We strongly encourage early online badge purchases so that you can receive your badge and program guide in advance.  This will enable you to plan your evening and experience all of your favorite performers.

Purchases made by December 20 will be mailed.

Starting December 21,  purchases for badges will be available in person at:

On December 31, while supplies,  full service purchases will be available only at the following:

All Access Badge

$25.00

The All-Access badge provides you access to ALL events, All night. THIS IS THE BEST VALUE!         Transferrable. Non-Refundable. 

Active Duty Military

$0.00

ACTIVE Military members may receive one (1)  free ALL ACCESS badge. You will be prompted to provide a digital copy of your ID card, prior to receiving your Badge.

Spouses, significant others and additional family members of active military must purchase badges.

Purchase carefully. No refund on tickets purchased in error.

Kids Karnival

$5.00

Millennial generation Carnival–style fun for the little ones! All Children 2 – 12 years old are $5  for an evening of age appropriate fun! Parent / Guardians free.    Admission is good for any one of the four (4) Karnival locations.  An admission pass will be mailed for each child.

First Night’s Got Talent

$10.00

Cheer on your favorite Teen-aged Rising Star! Admission is included with the All-Access Badge.

Purchase this ticket if this is the ONLY First Night Event that you plan to attend. Print your receipt or show it on your mobile device  at the venue for admission.

Variety Showcase

$10.00

Variety Showcase only at Shiloh Baptist Church 1401 Duke St. 

Admission is included with the All-Access Badge. Purchase this ticket if this is the ONLY First Night Event that you plan to attend. This is an Ala Carte ticket purchase. DO NOT BUY THIS if you plan to attend any other First Night events.

Enjoy Hilarious Comedians, Spoken Word Poetry and Music all in one location!

Print your receipt or show it on your mobile device  at the venue for admission.

Kid’s Free

$0.00

Children 12 and younger are free when accompanied by an adult to any activity except the Kids Karnival.

We love our youngest party animals and welcome them! How many will you have with you?