Indoor venues require a First Night Button.

First Night is a Celebration of the Arts

 for the family on New Year's Eve

 from 3:00 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. 

All Events are on Water, Main, and Jarves street.


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

Town Hall

Dan'l Webster

Heart and Stone

Titcomb's Bookstore

Beth's Bakery

Sandwich Arts Alliance

Buttons will be available at the participating stores and the committee will be selling them at Town hall from 3:30 on

the day of our event.

Buttons will be the day of the event will be


Five and Under are Free.

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