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New Year’s Celebrations for Families!

Even if your kids are too young to stay up 'til midnight, you can still share in the excitement of New Year's Eve!

Want to celebrate the New Year with your family, but don’t want to stay up late? Then pack up some noise-makers and join the fun at one of these “countdown to noon” and kid-friendly New Year’s Eve (day) celebrations. You can ring in the new year together and still be in bed at a decent hour!

Happy Noon Year!

Marple Public Library 2599 Sproul Road, Broomall, PA, United States

Join Marple Library for a dance party, craft, "Noon Year" countdown, and snack! Recommended for kids up to age 6. No registration required. Meeting room holds 100 people. First come, first served!

Noon Year’s Eve! Countdown to Noon Party

Media-Upper Providence Free Library 1 E. Front Street, Media, PA, United States

Celebrate the coming of 2024 with the Media-Upper Providence Library! You can decorate party hats, dance, play with toys and the parachute, and enjoy their countdown to noon with bubbles at the end (and maybe a special visitor)! Best for ages 6 months–8 years. Please […]

Countdown to Noon at Please Touch Museum

Please Touch Museum Memorial Hall, 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA

Please Touch Museum’s signature New Year’s Eve event for kids, is back — with double the fun! Join us for performances, activities, and our iconic New Year’s Eve ball drop with confetti in Hamilton Hall. To create a festive and fun New Year’s Eve for […]

Noon Years Eve Balloon Drop

Charming Star Playroom 4627 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA, United States

Come play in the Charming Star Playroom and celebrate the new year! We will provide muffins, juice for kids, coffee and Mimosas for adults +21. As we party all morning we will enjoy playtime, a dance party, photo area, games, a music circle, and then […]

New Year’s Eve (Day) Family Jam with Alex & the Kaleidoscope

Ardmore Music Hall 23 East Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore, PA, United States

The Ardmore Music Hall's Countdown to noon on will be filled with live music, balloons, cheers, and well wishes for all — a Saturday morning hang for the whole family! This family jam will feature live music by Alex & the Kaleidoscope playing their patented […]

Noon Year’s Eve at LEGOLAND

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Plymouth Meeting Mall, 500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA, United States

LEGOLAND invites you and your family to ring in the New Year before the clock strikes midnight at their annual Noon Year's Eve Celebration. Be sure to arrive before noon to celebrate with their LEGO Ball Drop! Grab a complimentary noise maker (while supplies last) […]

The Barn Yard’s New Year’s Eve Parties

The Barn Yard 305 2nd Avenue, #212, Collegeville, PA

The Barn Yard will be counting down to the New Year with two party time slots for the little ones: 10 am–noon and 1–3 pm. They will be having a blast with snacks, balloon twisting, snacks, and a mega balloon drop over the farm when […]

10th Annual Countdown to Noon!

Lulu's Casita Ardmore 6 Cricket Avenue, Ardmore, PA, United States

Lulu's Casita is excited to host it's 10th Annual White Fiesta Countdown to Noon bash this year! Wear something white to bring good luck in the new year and join the celebration with Roots with Ruark for live music, a countdown, and a balloon drop. […]

BounceU Noon Year’s Eve Party

BounceU Collegeville 130 W Main Street, Suite 101C, Collegeville, PA

Looking to give your kids the New Year's experience, but at a more reasonable time? Join BounceU for the big countdown to noon! The party includes bouncing, a balloon drop, a special New Year's party favor, and a sweet treat. Be aware that parents and […]

Noon Year’s Eve at Brandywine Zoo

Brandywine Zoo 1001 North Park Drive, Wilmington, DE, United States

Celebrate the New Year zoo-style for kids by ringing in the New Year at noon! The zoo will have fun activities and a celebratory atmosphere with a group countdown to Noon. The day's program takes place outside in the zoo, so dress for the weather! […]

Noon Year’s Eve Skate

Energy Transfer Veterans Memorial Rink 4901 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA, United States

Get ready for the new year with an afternoon of fun at Flight on Ice, the outdoor skating rink and entertainment center in Newtown Square. You can expect a wonderland filled with fun for the whole family including convenient on-site parking, festive music, lighting & […]

Marple Sports Arena Countdown to Noon

Marple Sports Arena 611 S Parkway Drive, Broomall, PA, United States

Marple Sports Arena claims that it hosts "Delaware Valley's biggest and best family-friendly Countdown Til Noon! Past events have been a highlight and tradition for area families. The party starts at 11 am and features DJ Kyle from Party Masters, Millennium Falcon Moon Bounce, a rock […]

Kids’ New Year’s Eve at Arnold’s Entertainment Center

Arnold's Entertainment Center 2200 West Drive, Oaks, PA, United States

Kids want to celebrate New Years too! This year join the party at Arnold's for their annual Kids New Year Celebration. This special New Years Eve day event is catered to families with kids. Free attractions include a huge balloon drop at 4 pm, a […]

Countdown to New Years at Bala Cynwyd Library

Bala Cynwyd Library 131 Old Lancaster Road, Bala Cynwyd, PA, United States

Join Miss Ashley for songs, stories, games and a big, daytime countdown to New Years! Appropriate for ages 3 and up. Online registration required.

New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Sesame Place

Sesame Place 100 Sesame Road, Langhorne, PA

“C… is for Celebrate!” Ring in the New Year with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster, and Count von Count, as their music fills the air and the sky is covered with colorful bursts of brilliance. Entry into the park will be limited five minutes prior […]

Lead photograph courtesy of Marple Sports Arena.

Main Line Parent Writer & Calendar Editor. Email beth@familyfocus.org.