7th Annual Christmas Tree Burn Fundraiser
Old Newbury Bonfire 2018
Bonfire Party with Music, Food & Games
Let’s get ready to Burn Baby Burn those well-loved Christmas Trees Greater Newburyport!
In honor of the original purchase of Newbury, MA in 1701, the 7th Annual Old Newbury Bonfire benefits the Newbury Volunteer Fire Department.
The event is held on January 20th, but if you’re interested in including your Christmas Tree in this community, 3-story bonfire you must drop it off by January 19th at either of the two Newbury Fire Department locations.
- Newbury Fire Department: 3 Morgan Avenue
- Byfield Fire Department: 44 Central Street
- Questions: 978-462-2282
Newburyport High School’s National Honor Society members are offering their personal service to pick up Christmas trees and transport them to Newbury for the bonfire. This unique fundraiser is sure to be an extra convenience for some residents. You may contact the National Honor Society at this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The 7th Annual Old Newbury Bonfire is hosted by Protection # 2 Newbury’s Volunteer Fire Company, along with Historic New England and Tendercrop Farm. Join your friends and family for music, games, food and fun at an event that is becoming a Greater Newburyport Winter tradition.
Take a tour of the 1690 Spencer Peirce Little Farm House, partake in a treasure hunt and enjoy great food and drinks from local businesses.
At 5 PM the auction for the opportunity to be one of the two official bonfire lighters will be announced! Other prizes include a ride to school on a fire truck, cords of wood, local art and more.
Location: Tendercrop Farm Growing Field 71 High Road, Newbury, MA 01951
Date: January 20, 2018
Time: 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. w/ Bonfire Auction @ 5 p.m., Lighting to Follow
Cost: Admission FREE, Food & Drinks Available for Purchase
Parking: $10 for parking @ Spencer Peirce Little Farm: 5 Littles Lane
To benefit the Newbury Volunteer Fire Department Protection Fire Company #2