• First Night Chatham 2021-2022 Brief Summary of Outdoor Events

    Press Release

    From: John M. Reed for First Night Chatham (reedgrpjr@gmail.com)

    The First Night Chatham’s committee met Sept. 16 to finalize plans for this year’s event.  FNC continuing concern is for the health protection of our attendees, performers and our over 300 volunteers.  Given that concern, we are electing to make this year’s FNC event an all-outdoor activity. 

    Our theme is:  First Night Chatham:  Special Main Street Edition (a street festival if you will). Below is a summary of the activities we are anticipating:

    1. A Town Photo Shoot
    2. Carnival Caper Road Race
    3. A Noise Parade
    4. Fireworks at Veteran’s Field at 6:30PM
    5. 4-5 Ice Sculptures
    6. Our Headquarters Decorated
    7. A Photo Scavenger Hunt, 2 divisions…kids and teens
    8. Bubble Wrap Stomp (outside)
    9. Miniature Golf, Giant Legos and Candyland (outside)
    Our Performers have been contacted, some had previously indicated they might perform outside. 
    Details for all activities will be available (as finalized) on our website, our social media platforms and the media.