NYBB 2018 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, 12/31/17 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 2018 Admittance Buttons may be purchased at HQ from 12/15/17 – 12/31/17. Buttons may also be purchased online – go to Home page & scroll down & also at most performance venues during the event until sold out.
Belfast Curling Club, 211 Belmont Ave./Route 3, 2.5 mi. west of Routes 1 & 3 intersection, 2 – 4 pm 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.
1 – The Boathouse – 34 Commercial Street at Front St. – 3:00-4:20pm.- Miners Creek
Please see the website ” Performance” page.
8- Belfast Free Library*- Abbott Room 106 High St. near Miller St. – 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
9 – First Baptist Church – Vestry/Lower Level – 5:30-7:30pm. Free – LIVE (seated) Caricature drawings by PJ Carter are fun for everyone -whether being drawn or observing the artist capture the features of a companion in pastels! Leave with a wondeful memento of the New Year’s Celebration.
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 Annual New Years Bonfire By The Bay at the Waterfront!