Family New Year's Eve

Family New Year's Eve glow party Sunday, December 31st , 6-8:30 p.m., food, balloon drop at 8 pm

School aged girl looking at a homemade lava lamp

Sunday, December 31, 2023

6-8:30 p.m.

Glow Party!

It's our annual family-friendly celebration to ring in the New Year. We’ve got food, music, fun, and our iconic balloon drop at kids' midnight (8 p.m.) with a glow party! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

This popular community event typically sells out so be sure to purchase your tickets in advance! Tickets are available for purchase online, over the phone at 785-587-2726, or in-person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Event ticket includes:

  • Delicious drinks and snacks
  • Photo booth
  • Themed crafts and activities
  • Access to all FHDC exhibits including Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild
  • Our iconic balloon drop at Kids' Midnight (8 p.m.)


  • FHDC members 2 and older - $18
  • Non-members 2 and older - $24
  • 2 and younger - Free

Purchase your membership today!

Thank you to our 2023 Event Sponsors!

Flint Hills Discovery Center Foundation
Hyvee Logo
Pizza Ranch

To learn more about sponsoring Family New Year's Eve, please contact Stephen Bridenstine, Assistant Director, at 785-587-2742 or by email.