Old Orchard Beach Maine – New Year’s First Night ActivitiesPosted on: December 2nd, 2010 by Ray Deleo
The Atlantic Birches Inn a Southern Maine Bed and Breakfast would like to show you the Better Way To Stay while celebrating the bringing in of the New Year in Old Orchard Beach Maine. Enjoy fine dining at Yellow Fin’s Restaurant and don’t forget to bring your favorite bottle of wine, there is no corkage fee at Yellow Fin’s.
This years Old Orchard Beaches New Year’s event starts on Friday and ends Sunday.
There will be two fireworks shows this year. The earlier time will allow for people of all ages to come and enjoy a Beach Bonfire, Marshmallow Toasting and Hot Cocoa with the first fireworks show going off at 6:15. Last year, this event brought almost 1000 people (locals and travelers) to the beach.
The second Fireworks show will be at Midnight. The second show will give people a chance to visit restaurants and nightspots while they wait to bring in 2011 in Old Orchard Beach.
On Saturday, the 22nd annual Special Olympics Lobster Dip sponsored by Portland’s Rugby Club will bring the daredevils, about 500 of them out to the beach. The Brunswick will be host to three different Bands for that day including the great Don Campbell Band, KilCollins & Tickle. OOB365 volunteers will be there with hot cocoa and cider served on the beach to add some much needed warmth. OOB365 volunteers will be selling First Night Buttons for this event for $10 each to help cover the costs of the Fireworks and Advertising.