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DEC 31

New Year's Eve Celebration

Welcome 2018 with music, magic, fireworks and much more!  All programs are free to the public and presented by the Adams County Arts Council through its partnership with Gettysburg Borough, ACNB Bank, Destination Gettysburg, Gettysburg Eagles #1562, Gettysburg Hotel, Christ Lutheran Church, Thrivent Financial and the Majestic Theater.  

Majestic Theater’s Free Family Movie, 25 Carlisle St.
7:30 p.m. National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation 
Starring Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo. Free admission but reservations are recommended and can be obtained by contacting or stopping by the Majestic Theater Box office, 717-337-8200.

Christ Lutheran Church, 30 Chambersburg St.
Main Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Magician John Wolfe
8:45 p.m. to 9:25 p.m.  American music by Dearest Home, led by the Folkemer Family
9:30 p.m. to 10:20 p.m. Sing-along, seasonal and traditional songs led by Christ Lutheran musicians
10:30 p.m. to 11:20 p.m. Cormorants Fancy, folk, Celtic and seasonal tunes
11:30 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. Community worship service
Social Room
7:30 p.m. to midnight  Free refreshments, activities, and fellowship  -- an ideal place to meet friends and neighbors, and to get in from the cold

Lincoln Square
9 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. DJ Mark Rosensteel
9:20 pm - 9:30 p.m.  Entertainer Paul Moschette
9:30 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.  Music by Hundreds of Thousands, alternative rock
10:20 pm - 10:30 p.m. Madalynn Alt, baton twirler
10 p.m. - 12 a.m.  Balloon art by Adventure in Fun, Gettysburg Hotel College Room
10:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Music by the band Audacity, classic rock
11:30 p.m. Countdown to midnight on Gettysburg Hotel porch, emcee Mark Rosensteel,  Funny Hat Contest, Mayor Ted Streeter, guest soloist Margaret  Folkemer 
12 midnight Fireworks display over Lincoln Square  

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  • DEC 31
  • DEC 31

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