Redlands to ring in New Year with third annual Orange Ball Drop

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Celebrate the new year in unique Redlands fashion in Historic Downtown Redlands with the third annual New Year’s Eve Orange Drop Tuesday, Dec. 31.

Presented by the City of Redlands and the Redlands Chamber of Commerce, the evening will include food and drink vendors including sweet potato chips, potato on a stick, kettle corn and funnel cake, mini donuts, gourmet cotton candy, pulled pork sandwiches, ice cream sundaes, banana splits, root beer floats, hot chocolate hot apple cider and more.

Music will be provided by SoundBytes and a Kid Zone will feature a face painter, bounce house and obstacle course.

There will be opportunity drawings every hour beginning at 8 p.m., with the final drawing at 11:45 p.m. Prizes include gift cards to local businesses.

At midnight, Redlands’ unique Orange Ball will drop as participants celebrate the end of 2019 and the beginning of 2020!

Additional sponsors include Circa 2020 & The Crossings; Teamsters Local 1932; Mirau, Edwards, Cannon, Lewin, & Tooke; Redlands Chamber of Commerce Hotel Council; Tom Bell; Ayres Hotel Redlands; Silva & Silva Attorneys at Law; Updog Media; and Barich & Associates