Monday morning it was announced the ball drop will return to West Michigan and will feature national and local bands, a DJ and more.

VIP tickets for the event are available now for $65. VIP tickets include VIP seating in heated tents, private heated bathroom, and food tickets. 

General admission for the event will be free, but is limited. General admission tickets will be available at various locations across West Michigan in the coming months.

The Downtown Grand Rapids Ball Drop will feature music, food trucks, specialty drinks from New Holland Brewing Company and more, fireworks, and of course, the ball drop.

The party will take place on Monroe Ave. between Michigan St. and Lyon in Downtown Grand Rapids.