What are your family’s plans for New Year’s Eve? How will you celebrate? Here is a list of local family friendly events in the area. Let us know if we missed anything. Have fun!
Nearly New Year Family Party
Neenah Public Library
December 31, 2014 from 11 am – 12 pm
Celebrate the turning of the year at the Neenah Public Library with your school-age children. Ring in 2015 with activities, crafts, music and refreshments. No registration needed. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Noon Years Eve
Little Chute Library
December 31, 2014 from 11:15 am – 12 pm
Welcome in the New Year at Noon at the library! Come make some noise and enjoy stories, music, and a craft to celebrate the start of 2015. Fun for families with preschool and elementary-aged children.
Noodles Around the World
Building for Kids, Appleton
December 31, 2014 from 12 pm – 5 pm
Travel around the world by sampling pasta dishes from different countries. New Year’s fun every hour: parades, hats, noisemakers and a ball drop! Themed arts & crafts. Sponsored by Noodles & Company. Event is free with paid admission.
Kids Rockin’ Eve
The Children’s Museum of Green Bay
December 31, 2014 from 10 am – 1 pm
Come celebrate with a glitzy, glittery ball drop on the hour, sparkly and loud art projects. Hourly “Times Square” bubble-wrap stomps and ball drops on the hour! Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Event is free with paid admission
11 am: Ball Drop with our Queen Elsa
12 pm: Ball Drop with The Green Bay Metro Fire Department
1 pm: Ball Drop with our Darth Vader
Noon Years Eve
Funset Boulevard, Appleton
December 31, 2014 from 10 am – 5 pm
Bring in 5 items for a St. Joe’s Food Drive and receive a voucher valid for 2 unlimited wristbands (valid in January).
New Year’s Eve Family Party
Badger Sports Park, Appleton
December 31, 2014 from 7 pm – 11 pm
New Year’s Eve Family Party enjoy laser tag, unlimited video games, mini bowling, inflatables and a balloon drop at 9:10 with great prizes. Advance tickets available by phone or at their front counter. Limited spots available. First come, first serve.
December 31, 2014 from 10 pm – 12:30 am
This FREE event will feature live TV coverage from Curtis Reed Square hosted by Tom Zalaski and Erin Davisson. A family-friendly, alcohol-free event that includes live music, street dance, lantern launch, midnight ball drop, fireworks and prizes. Warm up by the hot air balloon warming stations.