NYBB 2015 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, 12/31/14 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 2015 Admittance Buttons may be purchased at HQ from 12/20/14 – 12/31/14 8pm or until sold out. 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, 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.
8 – Abbott Room-Belfast Free Library – 106 High St. near Miller St. – 6:00-6:45pm. A Celebration of the passing of the cape from Belfast Poet Laureate Ellen Sander 2013-2014 to the New Poet Laureate for 2015-2016. A traditional celebratory reading by some of Belfast’s poetic luminaries.
9 – First Baptist Church – Vestry(lower level), High Street, near Miller Street, 6:30-8:30pm. 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 12th Annual New Years Bonfire By The Bay at the Waterfront!
12-Waterfront Pier at the Belfast Harbor, Lower Main Street, below Front Street, 11:45pm-until the embers fade or high tide… The official Countdown Clock & BCTV2 will be on site & start broadcasting at 11:30pm as we Welcome in 2015 to the drums beating, a jubilant crowd & a roaring Bonfire By The Bay!