With the new years just around the corner, there’s no storage of festive celebrations to partake in. In addition to parties happening across the city and open holiday bars,  New Yorkers and visitors alike will be scouting out the best locations to watch spectacular fireworks displays.

To assist in your search, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite viewing locations in New York City, from Prospect Park to the Brooklyn Bridge. Kick off your 2018 with an explosive start:

6. Prospect Park

“Brooklyn’s most spectacular New Year’s Eve fireworks celebration” will take place at Prospect Park’s Grand Army Plaza. Now in its 38th year, this free event will include live entertainment by Quintessential Playlist at 10:30pm before the fireworks display takes place at midnight.

Join tens of thousands of other locals and visitors for this borough-wide celebration. The best vantage points include Grand Army Plaza, the Park’s West Drive, and along Prospect Park West between Grand Army Plaza and 9th Street. RSVP here.