November 24, 2021WOLFEBORO — Last Night Wolfeboro 2021 marks the return of in-person, family-friendly events for the New Year's Eve celebration. Popular performances including music and magic, will be streamed on Wolfeboro Community Television (WCTV-channel 25) and YouTube. Last Night Wolfeboro fireworks are scheduled to take place over icy Wolfeboro Bay about 6 p.m. on New Year's Eve. (Postponement date Jan. 1.)
Festivities begin with an in-person scavenger hunt at Wolfeboro shops and businesses Dec. 27 through 11:30 a.m. Dec. 31. Participants of all ages can register in mid-December by downloading local trivia and history questions @WolfeboroLastNight on Facebook; forms will also be available at Wolfeboro Town Hall, (84 S. Main St.), Wolfeboro Parks and Recreation (390 Pine Hill Rd.) and Wolfeboro Chamber of Commerce (Railroad Ave.). Scavenger hunt answers will be discovered by visiting Wolfeboro shops and businesses. Prizes will be awarded at Great Hall at Town Hall around noon on New Year's Eve; contestants do not need to be present.
Last Night Wolfeboro events at Town Hall Dec. 31 will feature two hours of interactive games, crafts, community displays and more. Masks are strongly recommended during indoor events. Afternoon events and live performances being planned include:
Local singer-songwriter and recording artist, Stacey Kelleher
Wildlife Encounters live animal show, sponsored by The Children's Center
Escape Room -Wolfeboro Girl Scouts
Magic by Brewster alumnus Yu Koriki (streamed via WCTV/YouTube)
Programming and event details are being updated as they become available @WolfeboroLastNight on Facebook.
"The Wolfeboro community and entire Lakes Region have been looking forward to kicking up their heels after yet another difficult year. Barring health or safety concerns, we are on track to provide free Last Night Wolfeboro events for our residents and visitors thanks to our generous sponsors and the Wolfeboro Economic Development Committee," says Linda Murray, town selectman and committee chair.
Fireworks over Wolfeboro Bay will take place weather permitting on December 31st at 6 p.m. If there's severe weather New Year's Eve, the postponement date is Saturday, January 1 at 6 p.m.
Presenting Last Night Wolfeboro fireworks sponsors include:
Black's Paper Store, 8 S. Main St., Wolfeboro
Avery Insurance, 21 S. Main St., Wolfeboro
Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, 61 S. Main St., Wolfeboro
Edward Jones, Kevin J. Lawlor, Financial Advisor, 35 Center Street Unit 1, Wolfeboro Falls
Hunter's Shop 'n Save, 50 S. Main St., Wolfeboro
Sponsorships and donations to defray programming costs are welcomed by contacting Wolfeboro Parks and Recreation Director Christine Collins, (603) 569-5639, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last Night Wolfeboro 2021 is produced by the Wolfeboro Special Events Committee (Chair, Linda Murray, Members: Christine Collins, Maria Found, Brenda Jorett) andWolfeboro Parks and Recreation.