Celebrate the end of 2019 and the beginning of a new year with these fun family-friendly New Year's Eve events in Dallas!

Dallas Zoo Lights

Ring in the New Year by visiting the magical winter wonderland also known as the Dallas Zoo Lights! Activities include a holiday light show, arts, and crafts activities, festive food, musical performances and more. Look out for animal-shaped silk-covered lanterns, light displays, and the rainbow arch. The Dallas Zoo Lights are fun for the whole family, so ring in 2020 at the zoo. 

Park Forest New Year’s Eve Eve Party at the Park Forest Branch Library

Celebrate in 2020 a day early at the Park Forest Branch Library! The 7th annual Park Forest International New Year’s Eve Party takes place Monday, Dec. 30 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. This year the New Year will be celebrated with the food and culture of South Korea. Non-alcoholic champagne will be popped at 4:00 p.m. Join in on the fun, food, drinks, hats and horns and ring in 2020.

Reunion Tower Over The Top NYE 2019

What better way to ring in the New Year than with 360-degree, panoramic fireworks spectacular? The Reunion Tower Over The Top NYE 2019 will light up the sky starting at 11:59 p.m. This is the fourth celebratory fireworks show by Reunion Tower and it features more than 4,000 pyrotechnic special effects and Reunion Tower’s LED lights! Watching this dazzling display is one of the brightest ways to ring in 2020 with the whole family.

Countdown to Noon at Sci-Tech Discovery Center

Celebrate the New Year at Sci-Tech Discovery Center! Featuring face painting, hands-on science experiments, robots, explosive stage shows, and more, the Countdown to Noon is the perfect way to spend New Year’s Eve. The event starts at 11 a.m. with a massive balloon drop at 12 and fun lasting until 2. Tickets start at $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Children under three are free.

NYE in Dallas: Party on the Plaza

Ring in 2020 at City Hall Plaza during Party on the Plaza! The whole family is welcome to enjoy food trucks, drinks, live entertainment, and of course, the Reunion Tower fireworks spectacular! Live music includes American Idol favorites CASTRO and the Emerald City Elevation Band. The event lasts from 7 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

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