MORRISTOWN - Residents in Morristown celebrated the new year with a townwide event.

"First Night Morris" featured over 80 performances at 24 venues throughout Morristown, from comedy acts to dance shows and live music.

All of the alcohol-free events were within walking distance of the Morristown Green. Nearly 6,000 people were expected at the event.

In addition to the live entertainment, there were two fireworks shows to ring in the new year.