Event Details


Give the kids a truly memorable new year at Kansas Children’s Discovery Center’s famous Noon Year’s Eve! Ring in 2020 on Tuesday, December 31 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with a pancake breakfast sponsored by Hy-Vee, serious fun slime, chemistry confetti, rockin’ robots and the thrilling Discovery Center balloon drop at noon! Each child will receive a party kit and wonderful memories of their special new year celebration. It’s all the fun of New Year’s Eve, specially designed for young children.

Noon Year’s Eve is $17 for adults and children and $15 for Discovery Center members, which include breakfast and all activities. Advance tickets are required and can be purchased online at https://kansasdiscovery.org/noonyearseve/. Proceeds from Noon Year’s Eve fund special programs for children in need, to ensure rich, diverse museum experiences for every child. This event is generously sponsored by Hy-Vee, Mize Houser & Company P.A. and Heritage Bank.

Noon Year’s Eve also includes a morning of play at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus one of the last chances to see the Kenya’s Kids exhibit, which closes on January 4, 2020.

The Discovery Center is open only for Noon Year’s Eve ticket-holders on December 31. The museum is not open for general admission on New Year’s Eve.

Learn more or buy tickets at https://kansasdiscovery.org/noonyearseve/