Plans For First Night Springfield Revealed
It's the 28th year for the family-friendly New Year's Eve event. The Springfield Area Arts Councilis hosting a 5K run the Sunday before December 31st. An optional buffet dinner is also back for a second year. And First Night's Laura Vaught highlighted a new participant:
"Some new acts this year include Jesse W. Johnson - a guitarist who was a member of The Time and has worked closesly with artists including Prince, Paula Abdul, Sly Stone and many others."
Returning local performers include Debbie Ross, Tom Irwin, and Ben Bedford. Activities for children start at 1 and performances begin at 6pm. Events end at 11:15. Fireworks are planned.
CLICK HERE for a list and info about performers.
CLICK HEREfor a schedule.