Indoor venues require a First Night Button.

Admission for one


Buttons purchased after December 21 will be sold on a Will Call basis. If Paypal insists on charging you shipping we will refund your 5.00 as soon as we receive your order 

First Night is a Celebration of the Arts

 for the family on New Year's Eve

 from 4:00 to 9:00 pm.


Outdoor Venues

Free and accessible to the general public and includes the parade, exhibits, ice sculptures, storefront and street performances.


Indoor Venues

Are by admission only with the purchase of a First Night Sandwich Button.

Parking is available at the Henry T. Wing school. 

For the Sand Hill School you may park in the parking lot and on the right hand side of the road. 


Buttons are just $10 each.

(Kids under five no charge.)


With a button you'll have the opportunity to see extraordinary visual and performing artists as well as participate

in hands-on crafts and enjoy a grand revelers parade and finale.


First Night is pleased to work in cooperation with many non- profit local organizations including

Sandwich Arts Alliance, Sandwich Community Television and Sandwich High School. 


The artful and fun festivities make First Night a perfect way to get involved with the community by volunteering

or performing. If you light up you can march in the parade!


For information on how you can become a part of the celebration go here

Buy Your Buttons in Advance

Buttons will available through the website after Thanksgiving.

If you wish to purchase them in town they will be available at Dan'l Webster by the 5th of December.

At 3 PM Monday, December 31st, buttons will again become available for purchase at Sandwich Town Hall until 6:45 PM.

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First Night Sandwich 2020

Celebrate the Arts and the arrival of the New Year


Sandwich Visitors Service Board                          Sandwich Chamber of Commerce

Help support lighting up the pond, the Revelers Parade of Giants and many performers.