Schedule of events for Friday’s opening ceremonies at Gloucester’s “renewed” and “new” Newell Stadium.
5 p.m. — Gates open; admission to all ceremonies and to the game is free, compliments of The Building Center, which is sponsoring the opening night.
5:30 p.m. — Parade of Athletes, welcoming back Gloucester’s past athletic performers to the new Newell Stadium.
6 p.m. — Grand opening remarks and official ribbon cutting.
7:30 p.m. — Opening football game: Gloucester High Fishermen vs. Lynn Classical Rams.