R5: New Year’s Eve Celebration in Hershey! (@officialR5 #R5family)

Screen Shot 2014-01-01 at 6.52.00 PMR5 performs in front of a large crowd on New Year’s Eve (December 31st) in Hershey Park, PA.

The band rang in the new year in the middle of Hershey Square with support from opening acts The Swaines and All Jacked Up. 

After the clock struck midnight, band member Ross Lynch took to Twitter to share his thoughts on 2013: “Happy New Year guys!!! This past year was amazing because of every single one of you. Especially you reading this. I literally love you.” He also added, “To the random girl in the crowd that I kissed– I hope you liked it!”

ICYMI: R5 released a brand new cover of John Newman’s “Love Me Again” earlier this week.

Photos and videos from R5‘s Hershey performance PLUS their “Love Me Again” cover are below…

R5 – John Newman’s “Love Me Again” (Cover)

Photos/Videos: Instagram

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.