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New Year Around the World

December 31 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate the New Year – naturally – at Burpee Museum, New Year Around the World. No late nights here! Use your passport to visit the different cultures, make lots of crafts, and welcome the New Year.

View traditional artifacts used in celebrations and discover animals from the far reaches of the world. These animals and artifacts are from Burpee Museum’s Permanent Collection and are seldom seen. Learn of New Year’s traditions from Rockford’s Sister Cities plus numerous other local ethnic groups, who will have displays of the geography and culture of their countries.

Join the hourly countdown welcoming 2018 as the sun travels the globe. We parade through the museum with hats and noise makers that the children have made celebrating 2018’s arrival to far flung places like Singapore, Dubai and Kenya.

Admission:
Members: $4
Adults 13 and older: $8
Children 4 through 12: $7
Children up to 3: FREE

Details

Date:
December 31
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/100217547424136

Venue

Burpee Museum of Natural History
737 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103 United States

Organizer

Burpee Museum of Natural History

Celebrate the New Year – naturally – at Burpee Museum, New Year Around the World. No late nights here! Use your passport to visit the different cultures, make lots of crafts, and welcome the New Year.

View traditional artifacts used in celebrations and discover animals from the far reaches of the world. These animals and artifacts are from Burpee Museum’s Permanent Collection and are seldom seen. Learn of New Year’s traditions from Rockford’s Sister Cities plus numerous other local ethnic groups, who will have displays of the geography and culture of their countries.

Join the hourly countdown welcoming 2018 as the sun travels the globe. We parade through the museum with hats and noise makers that the children have made celebrating 2018’s arrival to far flung places like Singapore, Dubai and Kenya.

Admission:
Members: $4
Adults 13 and older: $8
Children 4 through 12: $7
Children up to 3: FREE

Details

Date:
December 31
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/100217547424136

Venue

Burpee Museum of Natural History
737 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103 United States

Organizer

Burpee Museum of Natural History

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