Rural arts and Culture Program
First Night Cadillac

First Night
Since 1999, First Night Cadillac has presented a New Years Community Celebration through the arts. First Night seeks to foster the public's appreciation of visual and performing arts through an innovative, diverse and high quality New Year's Eve program which provides a shared cultural experience, accessible and affordable to all. The objectives of First Night are to:
  • Cultivate a sense of community
  • Bring together the family
  • Revitalize the downtown
  • Develope an audience for the arts
  • Decrease alcohol consumption on New Year's Eve

First Night
Collaborators include Cadillac's TV 9/10 Station, Baker College, City of Cadillac Police, Cadillac Area Public Schools, Wexford Intermediate School, MSU Extension, Wexford Historical Society, Wexford County Transit, Cadillac High School, Cadillac Rotary, Mercy Hospital, Cadillac Chamber of Commerce, and Cadillac-Wexford Public Library.

Photos courtesy of project.

For further information, contact:
First Night Cadillac
201 N. Mitchell, Suite 101
Cadillac, MI 49601
(231) 775-9911
Wexford County