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Hometown New Year’s Eve


Hometown New Year’s Eve!

Join us for a fun evening ringing in The New Year as a community! Tons of free activities for families! Balloon Drop at 10pm, Ball Drop at Midnight, and A Taste of Downtown featuring Downtown Restaurants!

Activities will begin at 8:30 p.m. and continue with the Balloon Drop at 10pm for children and Ball Drop at Midnight!!!!

A Taste of Downtown

Food will be served from 8:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.. Tickets for Taste of Downtown are $15 per person and children 12 and under are free. Tickets can be purchased at the following locations:

  • Anthony’s Italian Restaurant
  • Big W Barbecue
  • Penn’s Grill
  • Rolling Penn Catering
  • SweeDeePie Cheesecakes
  • J.S. Mann’s
  • The News Reporter


Schedule of Events:
8:30 Doors Open!
8:30 -10:00 DJ, Dancing & Children’s Activities (Pavilion & Main St.)
8:30 – 10:30 Taste of Downtown (Inside)
9:15 Dance Performance from Wanda’s School of Dance!
10:00pm Balloon Drop with Prizes!
10:15-12:00 Indoor Dancing, DJ, Live stream of NYC New Year’s festivities
12:00am New Year’s Eve Ball Drop! Champagne & Sparkling Cider Toast!

Cash Bar will be open from 8:30-Midnight.

The outdoor pavilion will have tarp sides to keep cold out and have heaters to heat the area.


*Children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Only service dogs permitted to be on the premises.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Gold Sponsors:

Silver Sponsors:

Liberty Medical Specialties, Inc.
Trigon Construction, Inc.
CresCom Bank

Bronze Sponsors:

Floyd Insurance Agency, Inc.
First Bank
Myrtle Beach Outdoor
Cape Fear Propane
Smith Chiropractic  & Wellness Center
Collier’s Jewelers 

Community Events

december, 2018

10dec(dec 10)7:00 pm21(dec 21)10:00 amColumbus County Schools Holiday Concert Schedule

13dec4:00 pm7:00 pmFree pajamas for birth to 5 yrs oldColumbus County Partnership for Children

15dec8:00 am7:00 pm"Christmas on Main" in Tabor CityFull day of activities beginning with Jingle Jog and ending with Lake Tabor boat regatta

15dec2:21 pmChristmas on Lake TaborVisit Santa, Cindy Lou Who and the Grinch and Christmas flotilla

17dec7:00 pmSoutheastern Oratorio SocietyPerforming Handel’s Messiah

27dec10:00 am3:00 pmColumbus Regional Healthcare Blood DriveHeld at Vineland Station

31dec01janColumbus Regional Healthcare System Healthy & Happy Hometown New Year's EveChildren's games and activities, DJ, ballon drop, ball drop at midnight. Plus, Taste of Columbus

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