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Noon Year's Eve

Noon Year’s Eve

Sunday, December 31, 2017, from 9am – 12:30pm*

This event is SOLD OUT And walk-up tickets will not be available.

Ring in the New Year a full twelve hours early with Atlanta’s biggest party animals! This special family celebration will include a countdown to a balloon drop at noon. Free party favors for the first 1,000 children through the door!** Check out these helpful tips for making the most of this popular family event.

Scheduled Activities***

Georgia Bubbleman
9am – 12:30pm, Dinosaur Plaza
Celebrate the Noon Year with bubbles of gigantic proportions. (Weather permitted.) 

Resolution Station
9am – 12:30pm, Great Hall
Pin your Noon Year’s resolutions to the board to share your dreams for 2018.

Treats by GoGo squeeZ
9am – 12:30pm, Great Hall
Enjoy a GoGo squeeZ applesauce or yogurt while waiting for the countdown. (While supplies last.) 

J&M Sound Design
9am – 12:30pm, Great Hall
Play games and dance your way into 2018 with the best DJ in town.

Balloon Drop
Noon, Great Hall
Countdown to the Noon Year as over 3,000 balloons cascade over the world’s largest dinosaurs.


*From 9am - 12:30pm, the Museum will only be open for Noon Year's Eve ticket holders. The Museum will open to the public at 12:30pm. The Giant Screen Theater resumes its normal schedule at 1pm.

**While supplies last; no guarantees. Parental supervision required. Noise makers, as well as balloons, are not permitted in WildWoods or Fernbank Forest. 

***Schedule is subject to change without notice. 

****All ticket sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable and are non-transferrable. Complimentary passes (including member passes) are not valid for this special event.

Photography Notice: Buy purchasing a ticket to this event, visitors grant permission to Fernbank Museum to utilize the visitors’ image, likeness, and/or sound recordings for any purpose whatsoever in perpetuity. If you do not wish to be photographed, please notify the photographer.