"Partnering with the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center is hosting Night Lights, a day of New Year's Eve activities for kids of all ages on Monday, December 31st from 2-6 p.m. There will be science activities, planetarium shows with Studio A DanceArts, Science LIVE! performances, and photo booth fun. There will also be a special New Year's Eve countdown. Tickets are for our individual shows, but all other activities are free and open to the public! Feel free to stop by for the games, Science LIVE! performances, photo booth, and food trucks!
Night Lights offers local entertainment and food too. Kidzu Children's Museum will be bringing a science activity, Studio A DanceArts will perform a magical light and dance show, and the Bouncing Bulldogs will put on a performance in the front quad. The popular food truck Dusty Donuts will be on site for snacking, or visitors can enjoy one of many nearby downtown restaurants for dinner; www.downtownchapelhill.com/dining.
Stop by for a New Year's Eve of family fun, rain or shine. Tickets for the star show are $5 and are only available online. Space is limited, so registration for the star show is required. All other activities and games are free and open to the public." - Morehead Planetarium