Residents in Northampton were celebrating the end of 2013 and the beginning of a new year on Tuesday.
Festivities began at noon at 22 locations around town within walking distance of downtown.
The family-friendly celebration included a unique blend of entertainment, from jugglers to brass bands.
Fireworks went off at 6:15 p.m., but the celebrations were scheduled to continue until midnight when the ball will go up to ring in the new year.
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