Wishing all our readers a Happy New Year 2020!
Looking for something to do on New Year's Eve with the kids? Get tickets to some First Night events and enjoy music, performances & children's entertainment. Splash around a waterpark, explore a museum, or enjoy games & rides at an amusement park. Check out spectacular fireworks over some of New Jersey's best beaches and waterfronts. For more events: NJ Kids Calendar
New Year's Eve Party At iPlay America
December 31, 2019, 7:30PM-1AM
Family Event of the Year at the New Year's Eve Party at iPlay! Enjoy a night of unlimited rides, party favors, a live DJ, and giveaways. Watch the ball drop on large screens and monitors. $ Admission. Toddlers FREE under 36 inches. 110 Schanck Road, Freehold NJ, 732.577.8200
Midnight At The Oasis At Sahara Sams
December 31, 2019, 7PM-12:30AM
Ring in 2020 at NJ’s favorite indoor water park. Sahara Sams New Year’s Eve party will be rocking with food, indoor water attractions, DJ, games and giveaways. $ Admission. 535 North Route 73, West Berlin NJ, 856.767.7580
New Years Eve Fireworks At Independence Seaport Museum
December 31, 2018, 6PM Fireworks
Enjoy a day at the Independence Seaport Museum and then ring in 2020 with Fireworks display on the waterfront. Best front row view from museum terraces. Party hats, noisemakers and ginger ale toast. $ Admission. 211 S. Columbus Blvd. Philadelphia PA, 215.413.8655
Watch Fireworks From The Battleship NJ
December 31, 2019, 6PM or Midnight show
Come see the Fireworks over the Delaware River. $10 donation. FREE for members. 62 Battleship Place, Camden NJ.
Families can spend the First Night of 2020 aboard the Battleship New Jersey! $79 per person. To reserve your bunks for New Years, call 866-877-6262 ext. 203.
New Year's Eve Celebration At Rocking Horse Ranch
December 29, 2019 - January 1, 2020
Stay at a great fun family resort. All-inclusive Rocking Horse New Year’s package with Fireworks Spectacular, New Year’s Eve Party Dec 31st, 3 delicious daily all-you-can-eat meals, music and much more! 600 State Route 44/55, Highland NY, 800.647.2624
First Night Morris 2020
Morristown Green & Various Local Venues in Morristown, 973.455.0708
December 31, 2019, starts 4:45PM
Plenty of New Year’s Eve fun for the family! First Night Morris 2020 in Morristown comes alive and becomes a stage with over 70+ Performances. Children’s Fun Festival: Circus Magician Benjamin Lipman, Kit’s Interactive Theatre – Grace, The Pirate, Fun with Legos, OMG Bubbles, Rizzo’s Reptile/Wildlife Discovery, Juggles the Clown, face painting and much more! Light up the night at 9:15PM & midnight countdown! $ Admission
First Night Ocean County In Seaside Heights
Seaside Heights Boardwalk, Seaside Heights NJ, 732.830.3700
December 31, 2019, Noon-5PM
New Year’s Eve fun and games for the kids! Hit the boardwalk arcades for face Painters, Caricature Portraits, Balloonists, Crafts, Touch a Truck and much more. Fireworks at 5PM. $ Ticket
First Night Ocean City 2020
Various Venues, Ocean City NJ, 609.399.6111
December 31, 2019, Starts at 4PM
New Year’s Eve First Night Ocean City 2020 family event with over 60 entertainment programs, featuring inflatables, magicians, jugglers, rides, The Harlem Wizards Basketball Stunt, the family musical "Elephant & Piggies: We Are In A Play" and so much more! Fireworks at Midnight. $ Ticket.
New Year's Eve Fireworks Sea Isle City
December 31, 2019, 8PM
Fireworks over JFK Blvd Beach. 29th St to 94th St along Landis Ave, Sea Isle City NJ
Holiday Light Spectacular At Turtle Back Zoo
December 31, 2019, 5PM-9PM
FREE Admission. Take a winter stroll through the Essex County’s Turtle Back Zoo. See sparkling lights on over 50 winter and animal characters. West Orange NJ.
New Years Day Celebration At Six Flags
January 1, 2020
Experience some holiday thrill rides at Six Flags. Take a walk through our winter wonderland. New Year's Day Celebration on January 1 at 9 p.m. with fireworks, live entertainment and more! 1 Six Flags Blvd, Jackson NJ.