Police estimate that 25,000 people attended Wednesday night's celebration. That is half the number of people who attended last year.
Officers set up barricades within a mile of downtown andrequired identification before letting people into the party scene.They say that most likely kept many out-of-towners away.
Approximately 50 people were arrested, mostly for alcohol violations. Other charges included possession of marijuana, damage to property, disorderly conduct, and assault on an officer.