New Years Fun Fact

Happy New Years!

Fireworks of various colors bursting against a black background

Did you know that…

*The big event of the ball drop in NYC has taken place almost every year since 1907

*The ball started as a 700 lb. wooden sphere & now is a brightly lit sphere weighing around 12,000 lb.

*Nearly 1 million people crowd the streets in time square every year to celebrate the New Year.

 

 

 

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