Happy NOON Year

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  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 Open daily from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and until 9 p.m. every second Saturday of the month.
Closed on September 9 - 10, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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Happy NOON Year

12/31/2017, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Celebrate the NOON year!

Don’t miss our annual countdown to the NOON Year! Skip the hassle of staying up until midnight to celebrate New Years’ Eve with your little ones and join us for a day filled with party crafts, resolutions and a balloon drop celebration to kick off the “new” year.


  • Baby You’re a Firework
    Live Science Show at 10:15 and 11:00am

    Boom! Celebrate the new year with a flash of color . . . literally! Learn about the science of fireworks. Find out what chemicals create different colors of fireworks. Guaranteed to make you say “Ooh! Aahh!”
  • Ring In The New Year!
    Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, jingle all the way! Oh what fun it is to make in Tinkering Garage today! Ring in the new year by making a jingly noise-maker perfect for celebrating the countdown at noon.
  • Bubbly!
    It’s just not New Year’s without some bubbly! But how are bubbles made? Have fun learning about lots of different kinds of bubbles and show us your best dance moves on our bubble-wrap dance floor!
  • Balloon Drop
    Help us countdown to noon and then watch as hundreds of balloons rain down on the floor of the Science Center! You won’t want to miss the moment when we welcome 2018 with balloons.
  • Auld Lang Syne
    Help use a Makey Makey piano to explore this traditional New Year’s song! What do those words actually mean? We’ll discover the answer together as new technology collides with an ancient tradition.


800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203
Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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