The mission of First Night Monterey, Inc. is to bring families together
and unite our community in all its diversity through the visual and
performing arts, to foster the public’s appreciation of visual and
performing arts and to celebrate families and community through
workshops and the New Year‘s Eve celebration. First Night Monterey
Mission Statement: To reveal and celebrate diversity through the First
Night Monterey celebration and the First Night ArtWorks! program,
using art as a catalyst to unify the community through creativity,
imagination and participation.First Night Monterey, Inc. is a nonprofit
501(c)(3) organization and a member of First Night International.
Programs are designed to appeal to people of all ages and backgrounds
and to broaden and deepen public appreciation of the arts. The
centerpiece of First Night Monterey is our alcohol-free celebration on
New Year's Eve in downtown Monterey.