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Photo Gallery: First Night 2011 at the Family Y

First Night Westport/Weston, our annual community-wide celebration of  New Year’s Eve through the arts, was a tremendous success this year. More than 30 events featuring performances for children, teens and adults were presented throughout downtown Westport, including the Westport Weston Family Y.

Our thanks to First Night organizers and volunteers for putting on such a wonderful, family-oriented celebration. Our Family Y was filled with celebrants young and old — at times it was positively “stroller gridlock” on the front steps of the Bedford Building as families enjoyed live music in the Bedford Room, circus performers in the Lower Gym and — always a big hit — face-painting in the Lower Gym.

Enjoy these photo highlights from the night: