Ring in 2017 with the City of Albuquerque on Civic Plaza! New Year's Eve on the Plaza will be from 9 p.m. - midnight on December 31. This free event is the place to be for the final seconds of 2016 as we welcome the beginning of 2017 - a year full of hopes, challenges, changes, and dreams. Join us for family friendly fun and enjoy entertainment, food trucks and free kids activities. Countdown in a true Albuquerque fashion and toast to the New Year with a glass of champagne! For more information visit CultureABQ.com or call 311.