Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve

| December 28, 2011 | 403 Comments

It’s almost time to ring in 2012!  Woohoo!

If you are opting to celebrate as a family and are looking for kid-friendly New Year’s Eve events in the Sacramento area, I’ve got you covered!  Here are 3 fun things to do whether you want to keep the kids up till midnight or not.

Have fun!!!



When: December 31st, 9am – 2pm and January 1st, 12noon – 5pm
Where: Sacramento Children’s Museum, Rancho Cordova
What: Join Sacramento Children’s Museum in welcoming 2012 for WHO YEAR!  Teach your child about who is celebrating the New Year around the world during this 2 day celebration.  Activities include New Year Wishes, Bubble Wrap Stomp, Make your own Noise Maker, Face Painting.
Cost: General Admission: $7.00 per person
Info: Call (916) 638-7225



When: Roseville location: Saturday, December 31st, 11am – 1:15pm; Rancho Cordova location: Saturday, December 31st, 11:45am- 2pm
Where: Bounce U in Roseville or Rancho Cordova
What: Ring in the New Year as a family at a very special New Year’s party at BounceU!  Join them for their COUNTDOWN TO NOON complete with sparkling cider, noisemakers, pizza & drinks, craft, games, and a whole lot of bouncing. Parents are FREE to stay and join the fun. Children must be at least 4 years old to be dropped off.
Cost: Admission: $16 ($14 sibling). Parents are FREE with a paying child.  Pizza & drink for parents $5 (optional). Tickets must be prepaid and are non-refundable.
Info: Call to reserve your space today! ROSEVILLE (916) 783-4386 & RANCHO CORDOVA (916) 859-0559



When: December 31st, 9pm & Midnight
Where: Old Sacramento
What: The countdown has begun to the celebration on New Year’s Eve in Old Sacramento.  Come out and watch as the sky is lit up in spectacular colors and bright flashes!  There are two amazing fireworks displays planned for one evening of fun.  Enjoy the live music, dinner specials, hot food and drink vendors and street entertainment taking place during the celebration of New Year’s Eve in Old Sacramento.
Cost: FREE
Info: Click here

Written by Keilah Woodard

Keilah Woodard

Keilah Woodard is the founder of She has a passion for finding adventures with her three kids. As a native Southern Californian, she has been exploring Sacramento for the last twelve years, happily finding hidden treasures and sharing a firsthand perspective with fellow parents.

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