NYBB 2017 Head Quarters – The Parent Gallery
HQ – Parent Gallery, 92 Main Street, corner of High Street & Main Sts. at the Downtown Traffic Light, opposite Alexia’s Pizza, 12/31/16 OPEN 12 noon – 8pm on New Year’s Eve for Volunteer & Performer Check-in and helpful assistance to the public – re: schedules, questions or directions. NYBB 2017 Admittance Buttons may be purchased at HQ from 12/15/16 – 12/31/16. Buttons may also be purchased online – go to Home page & scroll down & also at most performance venues during the event until sold out.
FREE Admittance –
1 The Boathouse– 34 Commercial St. at Front St. 2 – 4pm. We’ll be Swingin’ with the Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra – MoJO. Big Band Jazz sounds, swing standards & dance tunes of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Woody Herman, Frank Sinatra & Quincy Jones. Come to dance, come to swing & sway, come to tap your toes, just come to listen to some great sounds we love…Join the Senior Fun & Celebrate New Year’s Eve Early… you swing & sway to “your special tunes”. Refreshments & snacks will be available. Sponsored by Belfast Parks & Recreation. Visit the Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra on facebook
8- Belfast Free Library*- Abbott Room 106 High St. near Miller St. 2:00-2:45 & 3:00-3:45pm.- Traditional Stories & Songs for Families – Jennifer Armstrong is a Storyteller, Singer, Instrumentalist, Poet & published Author. She has been writing, singing & making music with fiddle, banjo, bagpipe & words for over 40 years. She has been performing & educating in schools, has been heard on NPR, has a show on Belfast Community TV and hosts the Belfast Pie & Story Festival each Fall. Visit Jennifer at: http://www.jenniferarmstrong.com
Belfast Curling Club, 211 Belmont Ave./Route 3, 2.5 mi. west of Routes 1 & 3 intersection, 3:00-5pm Come observe the game of curling, a team sport played on ice indoors. A Curling Club member will describe & explain the game as it’s being played. We will have three games going on at that time for people to see & learn about curling. It’s a warm, safe place for kids & families.
Meet at 11:45 at the Downtown Traffic Light, Main & High Streets, on the sidewalk corners. Drummers one & all come lead the way, the Procession leaves at 11:50pm sharp!. The community, including YOU & your friends are welcome to join in the Procession & add to the Rabble Beat, with your own drum, sticks, pots & pans, tin can, lids or noisemakers while walking 2 blocks down Main Street to the Celebratory Midnight Lighting of the 13th Annual New Years Bonfire By The Bay at the Waterfront!