Family-Friendly New Year's Eve Celebrations and Fireworks Displays in NYC

CAMP kicks off the festivities early with Noon Year's Eve parties at its Fifth Avenue and Columbus Circle locations. Photo courtesy of the store
CAMP kicks off the festivities early with Noon Year's Eve parties at its Fifth Avenue and Columbus Circle locations. Photo courtesy of the store

It's almost time to ring in the New Year, and there are lots of ways to say "hello" to 2022 in New York City with kids. We've rounded up the city's best family-friendly New Year's Eve celebrations, including a fireworks cruise around Manhattan, a daytime dance party in Staten Island, and more. However you welcome the New Year, we hope it's a blast.

You can find even more seasonal fun in our Holiday Guide, and be sure to check out our post on 35 fun things to do over break or these 15 completely FREE ways to fill the school vacation.

As always, if an event piques your interest, click through to our listing for all the details, including addresses and times. And keep in mind: Really cool things to do with kids often book up quickly, so register or buy your tickets ASAP.

Be sure to check with each venue for its COVID guidelines and requirements before heading out to any event, and read more about local public safety protocols here; some events are getting canceled or postponed at the last minute due to the latest COVID surge, so always confirm details before heading out.

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