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New Year's Noon

  • Children's Museum of Acadiana 201 East Congress Street Lafayette, LA, 70501 United States (map)

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Happy Noon Year!
 

Many children miss out on the fun and excitement of the New Year’s Countdown tradition at midnight. The Children’s Museum of Acadiana has an event just for them! On Saturday, December 31, 2016 from 10 am - 2pm celebrate with families and friends as theMuseumcelebrates its 20th Annual New Year’s Noon Carnival & Countdown.

The parking lot will be transformed into an old fashioned carnival - complete with a tent, games, arts and crafts, and food and beverage.  We're bringing back the old carnival favorites like High Stryker, Go'Fishin, Ring a Drink, Bean Bag Toss and Plinko, but we've added  NEW games this year.  Have fun with Silly Birds,  Mystery Boxes, Three Across, Wacky Hair and Tattoo Parlor, Toilet Paper Toss and new arts and crafts!!  Enjoy all the exhibits housed inside as well. 

AT THE STROKE OF 12 NOON RING IN 2016 WITH A BALLOON DROP OUTSIDE UNDER THE BIG TOP OR VENTURE INSIDE FOR CELEBRATING IN A SEA OF CONFETTI...

Don't miss the only New Year’s event for children in the Acadiana area! We can’t wait to countdown to 2017 with you! Hot dogs, Nachos, PB & J Sandwiches, Frito pie, Popcorn, Pickles, soft drinks and water available for purchase.  Stroller parking/storing is complimentary. 

Admission is $8 per person.  Tickets for Carnival games and food are sold for .25 cents each.  Enter through the gates on Taylor Street.  Parking is off street or the Vermilion Parking Garage.

Earlier Event: December 8
Christmas in the Park