WATCH: Early Acorn drop underway in downtown Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- For those who can't stay up late, here's the early acorn drop at 7 p.m., the larger acorn drop with a firework display is slated to start at midnight.

Tickets to the festival are $15.

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The following roads will be closed for the festival set up from 9 a.m. Dec. 20 until 12 p.m. on Jan.1, 2020:
  • Fayetteville Street between Morgan Street and Martin Street
  • Hargett Street between Salisbury Street and Wilmington Street


  • The following streets will be closed from 6 a.m.on Dec. 31 until 6 a.m. New Year's day:

  • Fayetteville Street between Martin Street and Davie Street
  • Davie Street and Martin Street between Salisbury Street and Wilmington Street


  • During the fireworks display between 11:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2020:
  • Lenoir Street and South Street between Salisbury Street and Wilmington Street


  • If you are concerned about parking, GoRaleigh will have you covered by providing transportation services from NC State and Triangle Town Center, check all of the pick-up and drop off locations here.
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