CELEBRATIONS IN LIGHT

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Join us throughout December as we explore several holidays and be sure to bring your favorite pairs of fuzzy socks to go skating in Sockefeller Plaza! We'll explore the winter season with cool science, art, design, and stage programming. It's sure to be "snow" much fun!

We will be celebrating Hanukkah, Las Posadas, Christmas, and Kwanzaa throughout the month!
HOVER OVER EACH CELEBRATION TO CHECK OUT THE DETAILS!

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December 5th

Hanukkah

We're celebrating with special musical guest Michael Levine! The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights, celebrates the rededication of the Jewish Temple.

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December 11th

Las Posadas

We're celebrating with Alma Mexicana Danza Folklórico! A Christian celebration observed in some parts of Latin America, families recreate Mary and Joseph's journey to Bethlehem in nightly processions.

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December 18th

Christmas

We're celebrating with Piccadilly Puppets! Observed on December 25, Christmas celebrates the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem. The holiday is celebrated by Christians worldwide. 

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December 26th

Kwanzaa

We're celebrating with Mama Koku's Storytellin'! Kwanzaa is a seven-day African American holiday that celebrates family, community, and culture; it was created in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga.

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December 31, 2021

Countdown to 2022 with Atlanta’s favorite NYE party for families!

Join us for a special kid-friendly New Year's countdown! We'll laugh, dance, play games, and more. Enjoy music from our DJ, make your own noisemakers and party hats, DIY some bubble solution, and ring in the new year with our yearly bubble-wrap-popping tradition!

As with all of our sessions, Bubble Bash will be limited-capacity play sessions, allowing for social distancing and cleaning between each session. We require masks to be worn by all guests ages 2 and above.

TIMES
Play Session A - 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Play Session B - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Coming November 18th! Pull on your favorite pair of socks and go skating at Sockefeller Plaza, now configured to allow for socially-distanced, sock-footed fun! Complete with lights and decor, this family favorite will get you and your little one into the holiday spirit.

The Museum will be closed to General Admission on Thursday, December 31, 2020 for New Year’s Bubble Bash.
Tickets will NOT be sold at the door.

All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. The Museum is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt & charitable organization. Our tax-exempt number is 58-1785484.