First Night in Bethlehem, Dec. 31. (Photo by Michael Hallisey / TheSpot518)
Bethlehem’s second annual First Night celebration will be held regardless of weather and all scheduled events will proceed as planned on Sunday, December 31, kicking off with fireworks at the Four Corners at 6:30pm. Entertainment and activities follow at various nearby venues in the vicinity of the Four Corners. Almost all performances and activities are indoors and walking distance between venues is minimal (see schedule of events and map of locations, parking, and road closures).
There is a variety of entertainment scheduled at most locations and once indoors, attendees are likely find something that appeals to all ages. It might be cold outside, but it will be warm and festive at all the indoor venues.
Buttons are $10 per Adult ($15 day of event), $5 Ages 12-18, and children under 12 are FREE and are still available at the following Delmar locations (call ahead to verify hours):
Bethlehem Public Library 451 Delaware Ave.
Delmar Marketplace/McCarroll’s, 406 Kenwood Ave.
O’Slattery’s Irish Restaurant & Pub, 318 Delaware Ave.
Perfect Blend Café, 376 Delaware Ave.
Swifty’s Restaurant & Pub, 367 Delaware Ave.
Twisted Vine Wine & Tap, 384 Kenwood Ave.
Buttons can also be purchased online at Eventbrite.com – be sure to print and present your receipt at venues for entry. As with most ticketed events, First Night buttons are non-refundable.
Join us this year as we celebrate and raise money for our neighbors in need by supporting the following non-profits: Bethlehem Community Fund, Bethlehem Opportunities Unlimited (BOU), Bethlehem Senior Projects and Friends of Bethlehem Parks & Recreation.
Stay up-to-date on event details by following pages on Twitter (@Bethlehem1stNgt) and Facebook.