Details – 2019


Come celebrate New Years Eve 2019 in downtown Kennett Square with family and friends!  Weather permitting (no wind) the lighted Mushroom will be raised 100′ above the center of State & Union Streets.

Laser Light Show begins at 7 PM

8:00 PM the doors open at The Garage on S. Union Street 

Kennett Brewing will be serving Food, Beer & Wine beginning at 8:00 PM.

On The Roll Food Truck will be serving food and drinks this year.  

Entertainment beginning at 7:30 PM

7:30 Bob Croce

Rose Project

KMC Dancers 

Harmonia Circus

8:45  “Raising” the Lighted Mushroom will take place

Brought back by popular demand – The Funsters on stage from 9 pm ’til 12:30 am.

Kennett Square restaurants and some shops will be open for Midnight in the Square.

Make your reservations now for a great NYE in Kennett Square at the following restaurants:

Parking is available at Exelon Way off E. Baltimore Pike and Kennett High School with free shuttle buses running from 6 pm to 1 am

Public Safety:  there are regulations on open containers in the Borough of Kennett Square.  Open container laws refer to anything regulating open alcohol containers in public or in vehicles. Adherence to the local laws is mandatory and will be enforced.  Bags will be checked at entrances.  No Back Packs allowed.

The event is a joint venture of the Kennett Area Restaurant and Merchants Association and  Mushroom Festival, a nationally-recognized annual event held in September, always the weekend after Labor Day.