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First NIght Bethlehem 2018 -- Volunteers Needed

Nov 25, 2017

Bethlehem is hosting its second annual First Night celebration – a family-friendly, fun event – on New Year’s Eve, Sunday, December 31.  Festivities will kick off at 6:30 pm with Fireworks at the Four Corners, followed by entertainment from 7 to 10 at nearby locations.  Join us for an evening of music and family fun, including The Swing Docs, Mendelssohn Club, Big Fez & the Surfmatics, Andy the Music Man, GB-five, Heard, Michael Benedict Jazz Vibes, Playin’ With Fire Band, Jester Jim, Bounce House, DJ & Talent Show, Kids Crafts, Face Painting, and more!  First Night buttons are available at several locations throughout town and online at  See flyer for more information.

Volunteers are needed at all locations – 2-hour shifts – free button. Please call 518-605-6580 or email to sign up!

Net proceeds will go to programs that help our less fortunate neighbors through the Bethlehem Community Fund, Bethlehem Opportunities Unlimited, Bethlehem Senior Projects and Friends of Bethlehem Parks and Recreation.  Presented in partnership with the Town of Bethlehem and the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce.  Many thanks to all of our generous event sponsors!

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