KENNEBUNK The 4th Annual New Years Eve Kennebunk (known as NYE KBK for short) will take place on Monday, December 31 at various locations on Main Street in downtown Kennebunk. The events culminate with the Wild Blueberry Ball Drop from the Bell Tower of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church at midnight! The free event is sponsored by Nadeau Orthodontics, Graceful Recovery, Kennebunk Auto Center, Tracey Bricker (State Farm Agent), Salon Ninety Six, and Kennebunk Hannaford.

Founded in 2015 by volunteers from the Town of Kennebunk, the Brick Store Museum, and the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, this is NYE KBKs fourth year creating a family-friendly event that brings the community together to celebrate the New Year. All events are open to the public free of charge.

Events are as follows:

First Parish Church: starting at 7 p.m., board games and hot chocolate inside; outdoor fire pits to enjoy the celebrations; and a first-ever NYE Cornhole Tournament! Please visit www.nyekbk.org to learn how to register your team.

Brick Store Museum - free admission to the galleries and exhibitions from 7 to 11 p.m.; with music and improve starting at 7 p.m. in the Museums Program Center;

Waterhouse Center - ice skating throughout the evening.

From the bell tower of the First Parish Church, an Early Bird Ball Drop will begin at 9 p.m. and the Wild Blueberry Ball Drop will ring in the New Year at midnight.

The NYE Kennebunk Committee is looking for interested volunteers to join its ranks to continue delivery of a fun, community-wide event year after year. If you are interested in joining the committee or volunteering during the evening, please visit www.nyekbk.org to learn more.

To learn more about the included events and entertainment, visit the NYEKBK website at www.nyekbk.org and Like the events Facebook page at www.facebook.com/NYEKBK.