December 29, 2023

Mississippi Children’s Museum announces Noon Year’s Eve

Therese Apel

Noon Year's Eve is always a big event at the Mississippi Children's Museum

The Mississippi Children’s Museum’s (MCMwill host a special Noon Year’s Eve celebration on Saturday, Dec. 30th 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. Join us in your sequins and sneakers to dance along to festive tunes with DJ AJC. 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. The museum will be closed on Dec. 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1. Museum hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Journey to the North Pole, MCM’s holiday exhibit will be open until Jan. 7.

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
  • Cozy up by the fire inside a recreation of Eudora Welty’s living room, complete with a fireplace, books, and scheduled holiday readings

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