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150 Star Starred
Cow Palace
2600 Geneva Ave. Daly City, CA 94104
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There will be a special midnight choreographed Video Countdown ceremony & balloon drop
!Alcohol will be available for for the 21 and over crowd.


This year, NYE falls on a Friday, making it the perfect night to celebrate the coming of the new era. Thousands of music lovers and people from all around the Globe are expected to attend this year’s festival extravaganza that will play host to 4 musical stages, performance artists, a choreographed NYE countdown ceremony on giant video screens, a vendor faire, VIP areas and much more including over 30 of the Worlds best artists & DJ’s dishing out an eclectic & exciting feast of musical styles and traveling from as far as the UK and Amsterdam to play at this year’s popular festival.

Confirmed headliners include Blackalicious featuring Latif who is fresh off a European tour & is the new front man for dance superstar Fatboy Slim’s new single, “Wonderful World”. You can Catch Latif with Fatboy Slim, live on the Late night show w/ Conan ‘O Brian. Blackalicious is also a SF Weekly Music award winner. Also headlining Danish Trance superstar Ferry Corsten in his 1st SF festival appearance. "I’ve got a great 3 hour musical set planned for PNY and I’m excited that Coolworld is bringing me to San Francisco to bring in the New Year. San Francisco is a beautiful city & this is going to be a great night," says Corsten.

Other great performances will include the Bay Area’s own Lyrics Born, who recently got voted Live 105’s most requested new artist, House music legend Terry Mullen, Bay Area electronic rockers Planet B, The U.K’s Captain Tinrib, Wild 949’s St. John and many more!

Past PNY’s have reached capacity crowds and have had stellar performances by Hieroglyphics, BT, Paul Van Dyke, Blackeyed Peas, Planet B, Crystal Method, DJ Dan & many others. This year will be no exception & promises to be an amazing night of music, unity, dancing and celebration. The Cow Palace Coliseum is the biggest indoor venue in the San Francisco area and has played host to some of the biggest artists & events in the World. What makes it the perfect venue for PNY is its festival layout, where you can have multiple stages, artists & attractions all at the same time.

PNY05 takes place at The Massive Indoor COW PALACE COLISEUM & GROUNDS, San Francisco, CA. The event is all ages welcome and there will be alcohol available for the 21+.

Attractions include:

  • Special midnight choreographed Video Countdown ceremony & balloon drop
  • 4 Musical arenas
  • Thousands of beautiful people
  • Tons of area to dance & celebrate
  • Spectacular multi-colored light show
  • Alcohol for the 21+ — roam freely throughout the festival
  • Performance artists
  • Hot & cold food vendors
  • Vendor faire
  • Silver VIP (All Ages, 21+ for Alcohol)


  • Single Admission
  • Express line into event, no waiting
  • Access to Private exclusive VIP Lounge
  • Catered snacks & beverages: Rockstar, Water, Soda
  • Access to Open Vodka Bar (21+)
  • Entry to exclusive PNY05 After Party @ the Radisson Hotel till 8am
  • <em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland Balé Folclórico da Bahia <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Steve Martin and Martin Short <em>Grease</em>