We love ringing in the new year, kid-friendly style! Here are some options for family fun to bring in 2020!
Discovery Center will host a Member’s New Year’s Eve Breakfast Party with a continental breakfast and special activities. RSVP here. There will also be a Countdown to Noon pj party with karaoke, Wii dance party, resolution wall, special art and tinkering projects. And of course the iconic balloon drop at noon. Countdown to Noon is included with admission or free for members.
Brentwood Skate Center: Daytime skate from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (for younger ages) $10 covers admission and skate rental. Children will gather on the skate floor for the balloon drop at 4:45 p.m. Balloons filled with prizes will drop! New Year’s Eve Night (for pre-teens and older) will be from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tickets are $30 (covers admission, skate rental, a NYE shirt) A balloon drop will launch at midnight.
Nashville Zoolumination See the Zoo in a whole new light with the country’s largest Chinese lantern festival. Over 500 custom-made silk lanterns will be spread across 60 acres with elaborate displays along with some of your favorite Zoo animals, holiday-themed scenes and more!
Cheekwood Holiday Lights Over one million lights, real reindeer, holiday carolers, meet Santa , explore the Cheekwood mansion, hop aboard the North Pole Express with Cheekwood’s new train depot featuring a slide, climbing net and more! There will also be Dog Photos with Santa! Find all the details here.
Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas Three million twinkling lights, festive decor and beautiful sights! Other events on the property include ICE featuring A Christmas Story, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical Tubing, Ice Skating, Carriage Rides, Gingerbread Decorating, Reindeer Games Scavenger Hunt and much more! Find all the details here.
Glow Nashville Glow Nashville features one of the country’s tallest Christmas trees, millions of lights adorning larger-than-life sculptures, epic ice skating and tubing experiences, life-size Santa’s workshop and lots more family friendly activities. Purchase your tickets here.
Downtown Nashville will host a free concert with Keith Urban, confetti, the Music Note Drop and more for those with older kiddos or who want to brave a late night!