Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Continental Square, Downtown York
6:00 p.m. to 12:15 a.m.
Mark your calendars! The City of York and SPRINT will present New Year’s Revolution 2014 on Tuesday, December 31, from 6 p.m. to 12:15 a.m. at Continental Square in downtown York.
Musical entertainment will be provided by RPM (soul, funk, hip-hop, pop, blues & jazz), followed by the Sabrina Duke Band (R&B). There will be a special children’s countdown between 7-8pm, sponsored by Shipley Energy, complete with complimentary hats and noisemakers for youngsters. Adam McCallister will return as Master of Ceremonies for the festivities.
At midnight, watch the white rose drop, followed by a spectacular fireworks display.
NEW THIS YEAR: Leading up to New Year’s Eve, Sprint will be conducting a food drive to benefit the York County Food Bank. Everyone who takes a non-perishable food item to a York County Sprint location now through December 30 will be eligible for weekly prizes: a JBL Flip Speaker OR a Motorola Roadster (winner’s choice). A grand prize winner will be drawn on New Year’s Eve in Continental Square and receive a Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Samsung Gear Watch. To locate a Sprint location near you, visit www.unlimityourdata.com.
In addition, Sprint will match $1 per food item donated up to “2014” dollars!
There will also be giveaways throughout the evening and a fun photo booth for New Year’s Eve revelers, courtesy of Sprint.
All activities are FREE and open to the public.
This is the second year in a row that Sprint has come forward with the funds to ensure the New Year’s Eve celebration will continue. Willy Pirtle, Vice President of Sprint Wireless, said, “Sprint is proud to once again be the sponsor of the City of York’s 2014 New Year’s Eve festivities. In addition we are honored to partner with the City of York in a food collection program for the benefit of the local community.”
Media sponsors for New Year’s Revolution are MediaOnePA and WARM 103.3. Patron sponsors are The Graham Group, C.S. Davidson, and Glatfelter. Special thanks go out to the City of York General Authority for their assistance with the fireworks display.
Sprint locations in York County
Crossroads Shopping Center: 351 Loucks Rd, York, PA 17404 -- Facebook.com/LoucksRdSprint
York Galleria Mall: 2899 Whiteford Rd, York, PA 17402 -- Facebook.com/YorkGalleriaSprint
East Market Street: 2474 East Market St, York, PA 17403
North Hanover Mall: 1155 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331
Hanover: 1000 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331
For more information about the York County Food Bank, please visit: http://www.yorkfoodbank.org/
RPM: Ever since they came on the scene, RPM has flaunted a passionate & energetic spirit people have been drawn to. They've earned fans with their approach to several musical forms: soul, funk, hip-hop, pop, blues & jazz. RPM (Russia, Pennsylvania, Memphis) is a name that brings musical artists and vocalists from across the world together. Based in York, PA, members include Dwayne Dickey (drums/vocals), Alexander Smolsky (keyboards/vocals), Louis Woodyard (percussions/vocals), Ben Pearson (Bass/vocals), Bill Walsh (guitar/vocals) and Carman Bryant (lead vocals). Together in such a short time they have come into their own as a powerhouse band performing in nightclubs, festivals & parties. https://www.facebook.com/rhythmpowermovement
Sabrina Duke: Born to belt out a tune and entertain, Sabrina has been singing and writing songs since she was in grade school. She began performing in bands at the age of 15 and captivated audiences with her four-octave vocal range and high-energy stage presence. With deep roots in R&B and soul music, Sabrina has been inspired by and compared to artists such as Aretha Franklin, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Christina Aguilera, & Joss Stone. While she found her niche in soul, she has also dabbled in pop, rock, country, and even punk music. She has played all types of venues and concerts such as the Warped Tour and CBGBs, as well as local clubs, county fairs, baseball games, weddings, and music festivals. Sabrina has a natural talent and passion for performing that rarely goes unnoticed. Be sure to check out one of her sultry and soulful performances live! http://www.reverbnation.com/sabrinaduke
Check back for additional details to be announced as the event nears!
REMINDER: PETS ARE PROHIBITED AT YORK CITY SPECIAL EVENTS