The Grateful Dead Play in San Francisco on New Year’s Eve 1984.

The Grateful Dead performing at the San Francisco Civic Center on December 31, 1984.

In 1984, The Grateful Dead performed three New Years Eve concerts on December 28th, 29th and 31st.  The concerts were held at the San Francisco Civic Auditorium, now known as the Bill Graham Auditorium. At the stoke of midnight balloons were dropped from the ceiling as Grateful Dead preformed their third set.

Photo by Clayton Call/Redferns