Rockers Phish's annual end-of-year parties in New York were marred by over 200 drug-related arrests.

Police officers arrested 238 fans after the band's first three shows at Madison Square Garden prior to a New Year's Eve bash on Tuesday (31Dec13).

Most of the arrests were drug related.

The New York Times reports one man was arrested outside the venue after cops uncovered 424 capsules of Mdma, 71 strips of Lsd and 14 bags of mushrooms on his person.