Organizers Cancel Outdoor Portion of First Night Celebration
COLUMBIA - Organizers of the family-friendly "First Night" event in downtown Columbia said Monday they were cancelling the outdoor portion of New Year's Eve celebration, including the processions and fireworks. The run/walk event was planned to go on at 4 p.m. as scheduled.
The group plans to go ahead with all indoor entertainment and events Monday night. The midnight finale will now take place at the Missouri Theater beginning at 11:30 pm.
- Venues for activities include:
- The Missouri Theater
- Missouri United Methodist Church
- First Christian Church
- First Presbyterian Church
- Calvary Episcopal
- Columbia City Hall
The First Night web site has information on schedules and admission.