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Celebrate Noon Year’s Eve 2014 at the Currier!

Dec 31

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Family Fun Holidays

Northern New England’s biggest family-friendly New Year’s Eve event gets better every year. Ring in 2015 a few hours early at the Currier Museum of Art’s third annual Noon Year’s Eve party! Wrap up a day of celebrations with bubble-wrap fireworks and a huge balloon drop. Enjoy fun art-making activities, face painting and live entertainment. We’ll have a scavenger hunt around the galleries and you can take in the mind-bending blockbuster exhibition, M.C. Escher: Reality and Illusion. Enjoy all sorts of kid-friendly food, hot cocoa and more. Dress in your party best and celebrate the New Year at the Currier! Cheers!

Event Schedule

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Access to the blockbuster exhibition M.C. Escher: Reality and Illusion, art-making, face painting, scavenger hunt, photo party portraits and access to a special quiet room.

11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Winter Garden Café open with family-friendly food options.

11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m.
A juggling performance by Benjamin the Juggling Clown (formerly of the Moscow Circus) and live music by guitarist John Chouinard. Please indicate which of the three performances you will attend when purchasing event tickets.

2:30 p.m.
Countdown to Noon Year’s with bubble-wrap “fireworks” and a balloon drop in the Winter Garden Café.


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Ticket price includes performances, activities and access to the special exhibition M.C. Escher: Reality and Illusion. Food and beverages are extra. Please purchase your tickets in advance to take advantage of the discounted ticket rate and Express Check-In. Pick up your tickets at the Will Call tables in the lobby. The Museum will be open exclusively for this ticketed event and we anticipate that this event will sell out. 

    Early Purchase (ends 12/30
@ 3 p.m.)
At the door
  Adult and Senior $9 $12
  Youth $9 $12
  Child $9 $12
  Adult and Senior $19 $22
  Youth $10 $13
  Child $10 $13

All children younger than 1 year old: Free

Become a Currier Member to receive reduced Member admission to Noon Year’s Eve, free Museum admission throughout the year and other benefits!

Please note: All sales are final. In the event of inclement weather requiring the Museum to cancel the event, guests will receive a full refund. Guest passes and other complimentary tickets may not be redeemed for this special event.


Noon Year’s Eve at the Currier Museum of Art is made possible through the generous contributions of: Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, New Hampshire Public Television, the Manchester Radio Group and the patent law firm of Finch & Maloney. We are grateful for their support.