Things to Do on New Year's Eve with Boston Kids

Copley Square is illuminated by a light show and pyrotechnics just before midnight. Photo courtesy of First Night Boston
New Year's Eve Activities for Families in Boston

Once you're a parent, New Year's Eve takes on a whole new meaning. It's a time for festivities, yes, but also remembering bedtimes, managing crowds, and keeping kids busy for the ninth (or more) straight day out of school. Whether you'd like to celebrate by going on a reindeer quest, dancing in your pjs, marveling at ice sculptures, or watching fireworks, there are lots of choices for activities will make the day festive for families without burning anyone out.