Time to applaud a New Year
December 29, 2016 - Picnic Time
Events designed for New Year’s Eve and Day
1. Oriental Dragon run
The Oriental Dragon Run New Year’s Eve jubilee is scheduled along Hodges Street on a waterfront in Oriental.
Those attending are speedy to dress for a dusk in gratifying costumes and move noise-makers.
The runs are scheduled during 8 p.m., that is customarily populated by families with children, and a second run will be during 11:30 p.m. The festivities continue by a toll in of a New Year and a normal dropping of a Croaker, a town’s mascot fish. It is lowered from a pillar of a sailboat during a Town Dock.
The dragons embody a normal dragon, that dates behind decades, and a Chinese Dragon, that was alien from China a few years ago.
2. Totally Awesome New Year’s Eve
The Totally Awesome 90s New Year’s Eve is scheduled for Saturday during a DoubleTree by Hilton Saturday in New Bern.
Doors open during 7:30 p.m., and a celebration will continue until 1 a.m.
Ages 21 and comparison are eligible. Tickets are $15 in allege and $20 during a door.
It will embody a best 1990s song with DJ J.B. Fresh, live song with a Joe Baes Project, 1990s games, a full bar with signature-themed drinks, giveaway champagne toast, giveaways, reversion print counter and more.
For some-more information, call 638-3585.
3. Bonfire during a Beach
A Bonfire during a Beach has been scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday during a round in Atlantic Beach.
The eventuality is giveaway and is designed to be a kickoff to New Year’s celebrations.
For some-more information, call 726-2121 or during www.atlanticbeach-nc.com.
4. Cannon Blast
Fort Macon State Park in Atlantic Beach has scheduled during New Year’s Eve Cannon Blast from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday.
The eventuality will also underline live song from Gumbo Lily. The cannons are scheduled to glow during 7 p.m. to coincide with midnight Greenwich Mean Time.
Those attending can move chairs, blankets and a cruise meal.
For some-more information, call 726-3775 or go online to www.ncparks.gov/fort-macon-state-park.
5. Penguin Plunge
The annual New Year’s Day Penguin Plunge fundraiser is scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday during a round in Atlantic Beach.
Minimum concession of $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and underneath is requested. Long-sleeved T-shirts are $20, and hooded sweatshirts are $35.
Pre-registration and some-more information are accessible during http://penguin-plunge.org/2017-penguin-plunge.