Now kids can enjoy ringing in the new year too at Night Lights, a family New Year’s Eve event in downtown Chapel Hill at Morehead Planetarium and Science Center. Night Lights offers FREE family-friendly activities, performances, refreshments, and a kids’ countdown under the stars in the fulldome theater to ring in the new year!
FREE activities include:
- Make-and-take crafts like LED light-up jewelry, decorative Wish Stars, and constellation viewers showing the stars currently in the night sky.
- Studio A DanceArts performing illuminated, interactive dances.
- A star-filled countdown for the kids in the full-dome theater at 5:45 p.m. that all can participate in.
- Refreshments and goodie bags for all, while supplies last.
Presented and sponsored by the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership, Kidzu Children’s Museum, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, smArts creative program & events, and Vimala’s Curryblossom Cafe.