Noon Year’s Eve

Breakfast Buffet

Full breakfast buffet included with every ticket.

Party + Play Included

All activities inside the museum are included. NO extra charges for activities, games and fun!

Sensational Science

Slime, chemistry confetti, robot coding and more! Kids get to learn and play at Noon Year's Eve.

Balloon Drop

Expect the best balloon drop at our 8th annual Noon Year's Eve!

Noon Countdown


Party Kit

Party kit includes a noisemaker, hat and lei for serious fun!

  • Tuesday, December 31 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.
  • Full breakfast buffet with pancakes and more sponsored by Hy-Vee.
  • Serious fun science and sensory play (NO additional charges for activities, games and fun!)
  • Thrilling balloon drop follows the countdown at noon.
  • Each child will receive a party kit with a noisemaker, hat and lei.
  • $17 for adults and children, $15 for KCDC members.
  • Proceeds from Noon Year's Eve fund special programs for children in need, to ensure rich, diverse museum experiences for every child.
  • Advance tickets are required.
  • KCDC is open only for Noon Year's Eve ticket-holders on December 31. The museum is not open for general admission on New Year's Eve.
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