GoodNight celebration returning New Year's Eve for free family fun

Charleston's GoodNight celebration will return Monday, Dec. 31, with more than a dozen acts at 10 venues. File photo shows announcement of previous GoodNight lineup. (WCHS/WVAH)

Charleston’s free family-oriented New Year’s Eve celebration will return for a night of music to ring in the new year.

GoodNight will feature more than a dozen acts on Monday, Dec. 31, performing at 10 venues, according to an entertainment schedule from the event’s organizers.

All events and shuttle service are free and open to the public.

Below are the venues, times and musical groups that will be performing:

Charleston Baptist Temple – Fellowship Hall

6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Presby Pickers

7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Appalachian Celtic Consort

Charleston Baptist Temple – Sanctuary

6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Charleston Civic Chorus

7 p.m. and 9 p.m., West Virginia Youth Symphony

Christ Church United Methodist – Chapel

6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Roger Rabalais

7 p.m. and 9 p.m., Edward Pauley and Friends

Christ Church United Methodist – Sanctuary

6 p.m. and 8 p.m., womanSong

7 p.m. and 9 p.m., Kanawha Kordsman Barbershop Chorus

Civic Center – Little Theater

6 p.m., River City Youth Ballet Ensemble

7 p.m., “Moonage Daydream: The Bowie Songbook,” Ryan Hardiman, Mark Scarpelli and strings

8 p.m., “Josh Groban and Classic Rock,” Jonathan Tucker, Mark Scarpelli and strings

First Presbyterian Church – Sanctuary

6 p.m., Rose Fisher

8 p.m., Mary Street Brass

7 p.m. and 9 p.m., Makenna Hope

St. John’s Episcopal Church – Hunter Hall

6 p.m.-10 p.m., “It’s Midnight Somewhere” with FOOTMAD

St. Marks United Methodist – Chapel

6 p.m., St. Marks Steel Drums

7 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9 p.m., Frank Ball and Friends, Gospel Sing

St. Marks United Methodist – Sanctuary

6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Martin Luther King Jr. Male Chorus

7 p.m., Appalachian Children’s Chorus

9 p.m., Rose Fisher

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Almost Heaven Dulcimer Club

7 p.m. and 9 p.m. ,Albert Perrone

Anyone with questions about the event can email More information also is available here.

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