Looking for a family-friendly way to celebrate the end of 2016 and the start of 2017? Here are some fun options!


Saturday, December 31st

New Year’s at Noon: Superhero Spectacular
10am-1pm or 2-4pm
Calling all crime fighting Children and their grown-up sidekicks to CMOM. Suit up in your favorite superhero costume, discover hidden powers and celebrate the New Year with the world’s coolest heroes! Before the clock strikes the New Year, pose for keepsake photos and enjoy superhero face painting, crafts, music, strolling magic, juggling, stilt walkers, aerialists, and balloon art. The countdown is celebrated with a balloon and goody toss! Because this event is an annual tradition and very popular, please make your reservations now by clicking the link below. Members are free and non-members are $15 each and includes a museum visit. All sales final – tickets are non-refundable!

Noon Years Party
Kid’s Play, Germantown
Plan on joining us for a morning full of fun, faux champagne and snacks on the house! This event is complete with festive SWAG for all and an epic countdown to noon. No reservation needed.

Main Even New Years
11am open, mega balloon drop at 1:30pm, hundreds of prizes.
Complimentary champaigne toast and party favors from 5pm-close

Kids’ NOON Year’s Eve Party
Discovery Park of America, Union City
It’s time to celebrate the new year at Discovery Park! All children 12 and younger are invited to the Kids’ Noon Year’s Eve celebration at 11 AM in Dino Hall! There will be snacks, crafts, music and more! Then, countdown to NOON and celebrate! This is a free event with your annual membership or general admission!

New Year’s Eve Skating Party
Cordova Skate Center
Open (roller) skate from noon-6pm and 7pm-2am

Quiet New Years Eve Party 
Hope Church
A sensory-friendly Disney/Star Wars themed party organized by Autism Resources of the MidSouth. Games and food, costumes are optional. Characters from the 501st Mid-South Garrison, and Cause Play Memphis will be there. RSVP to [email protected]

Roll In The New Year
Billy Hardwick’s Bowling
Unlimited games, 1 large pizza & soda: 2 – 5pm $55/lane, 6 – 9pm $65/lane, 10pm – 1am $75/lane

Family Party
Andy B’s Bowling, Bartlett

New Year’s Eve on the Track
Autobahn Indoor Speedway
If you’re ready to leave 2016 in the rear-view mirror, then come race into 2017 with us at Autobahn Indoor Speedway. Open from 9 am to 6 pm, our karts will be zipping by at speeds up to 50 mph for you, your friends and your family to enjoy. Plus, we’ll be giving the 3 racers with the fastest average lap time free races! The fastest racer of the day will win an 8-Race Pack. The second fastest racer of the day will win a 3-Race Pack. The third fastest racer of the day will win 1 Free Race. Stop by for some fast and friendly competition before the big night!

Family Friendly New Years Eve Party
Incredible Pizza
All-you-can-eat buffet, unlimited drinks, $20 game card, souvenir cup for $20.17/person. Game room closes at 10pm.

Kid’s New Years Eve Party
Trolley Stop Market
We’ll have pizza specials, kids crafts, kids movies, dancing, sweet treats, and a balloon drop at 8:30pm!
We are asking folks to make a reservation! Call today 901-526-1361

New Year’s Eve Skate
Mid-South Ice House, Southaven
Special Holiday Public Skate: New Year’s Eve Skate! First 100 skaters receive free Glow Sticks! Admission $9, skate rental $3.

Sunday, January 1st

Door Dash on New Year’s Day!
Autobahn Indoor Speedway
Are you excited for 2017? Then start celebrating as fast as you can by visiting us on January 1st. From t-shirts to free races, we’re giving away a variety of prizes to the first 25 people through our doors. The fun doesn’t stop there, from 10 am to 10 pm our tracks will be open to the edge-of-your-seat racing you can only experience at Autobahn. Bring friends, family, whoever, just make sure you bring your A-game. Because this year—we’re faster than ever.

New Year’s Even Skate
Mid-South Ice House, Southaven
Polar Bear Skate 1:30-4pm
Stick-and-Puck 4:15-7pm
Holiday Public Skating 7:15-9:15pm: Enjoy ice skating inside our Holiday-decorated facility, listening to Holiday music.

First Day Hike
Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park, Millington
Join Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park on a hike to kick off 2017! The hike will be led by Ranger Samantha Cox, who will cover some park history, native flora and fauna, forest ecology, and other topics of interest. We will hike 2 miles on the paved Bike Trail, the easiest, flat section, to the mid-point where we will convene at the Woodland Shelter with hot cocoa and apple cider, S’Mores, and meet some Birds of Prey (have your picture taken with a hawk or owl). We will pick up litter on the way to help do our part in keeping our trails beautiful; trash bags will be provided, bringing gloves is suggested. Children under age 15 with litter in their bag get a prize! We have to LOOK for litter out here! Free


By: eastmemphismoms.com