Celebrate the beginning of 2020 with these fun, family-friendly New Year's Eve events in San Antonio

Kid’s Countdown 2020 at The DoSeum

Join the DoSeum on New Year’s Eve for a fun celebration to ring in the new year! The countdown starts at 10 a.m. and will be full of fun activities for kids, including a Noon Year’s Eve countdown. Tickets are $25 and go on sale Nov 25. Be sure to celebrate 2020 with a fun family-friendly event at The DoSeum!

Holiday Lights on the River Walk

Bring the whole family to ring in the New Year at the San Antonio River Walk! Over 100,000 lights are draped over the huge bald cypress trees lining the River Walk, offering a spectacular view! The lights are on from dusk to dawn up until the night of January 13, so spend your New Year’s Eve taking in the beauty of the San Antonio River Walk! 

Noon Year’s Eve at the San Antonio Aquarium

Celebrate a kid-friendly New Year’s at the San Antonio Aquarium! This event is free with paid admission and lasts from 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. Enjoy a balloon drop at 12 noon and all of the fun that New Year’s Eve brings without worrying about bedtime! 

Rotary Ice Rink at Travis Park

Bring on the holiday fun and ring in the New Year while skating at the Rotary Ice Rink at Travis Park! The rink will be made of real ice, holds close to 150 skaters and is going to be the “Coolest Place in Town.” Admission is $10 and renting skates is an additional $4. Celebrate the start of 2020 on the ice!

Celebrate San Antonio 

Ring in 2020 while celebrating San Antonio! Enjoy live music, food booths, family activities, a spectacular fireworks show and more! There will be live music on four different stages as well as games and rides, making family-fun a must. Celebrate San Antonio continues to bring in a quarter of a million people each year and is free to the public. Don’t miss out on the family-fun!

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