December 16, 2022

Children’s museum to host Noon Year’s Eve for kids

Therese Apel

Noon Year's Eve celebration at the Mississippi Children's Museum in 2021.
Noon Year’s Eve celebration at the Mississippi Children’s Museum in 2021.

The Mississippi Children’s Museum’s (MCMwill host a special Noon Year’s Eve celebration on Saturday, Dec. 31st from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Festivities will include countdowns at 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 11:30 a.m. and a grand finale at noon with confetti cannons, a traditional style countdown, and a balloon drop. Create your own noisemaker and countdown clock, add your New Year’s wishes to our Wishing Wall, make a New Year’s hat, and so much more!

Noon Year’s Eve is included with $10 general admission and free with museum membership. Museum hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. MCM will be open for Magic Mondays on Dec. 19 & 26.  Journey to the North Pole, MCM’s holiday exhibit will be open until Jan. 8. The museum will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Journey to the North Pole features:

  • 45-foot Snowflake Slide (Must be 36″ to ride)
  • Reindeer Rink sock skating (Must bring socks for this experience)
  • Magical train cars, a child-sized post office, letters to Santa, holiday train table with toy trains and village elements
  • Santa’s Stocking Stories, inspired by Eudora Welty’s living room

More information on Journey to the North Pole:

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