First Night Dover, a family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration, will be held in downtown Dover and the Legislative Hall area.


First Night Dover, a family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration, will be held in downtown Dover and the Legislative Hall area.

Special children’s activities and crafts will be available from 3-6 p.m.

Music, comedy, circus acts and more will be featured from 6 p.m.-midnight at various sites, including a Michael Jackson tribute, a Simon & Garfunkel tribute, the Wonder Cool Science and Laser Show, the Aerial Majest Arts Acrobats, and the Pat Cashion Circus Clown Show.

Fireworks are scheduled at 6 p.m. and midnight, and there will be a lighted ball drop at midnight.

Admission buttons are $15, available at Happy Harry’s, Forney’s Too, Delaware Made, and First State Heritage Park Welcome Center.

For more information, call 741-8228 or see the website www.firstnightdover.com.