NEW YEAR'S EVE 2021
By Liam Doyle published December 16, 2021
Looking for a great way to celebrate this New Year’s Eve? The Chicago Southland has several exciting events for adults and kids to ring in the new year. From early countdowns for the kids to late night fun for adults, take a look at how you can start the year off right with a fun-filled New Year’s Eve.
For the family
The Children’s New Year’s Celebration at Centennial Park Ice Rink in Orland Park offers a fun time skating around to great tunes. Taking place from 10AM-12:30PM, registration is required for both children and adults. Skates are provided!
At the Founders Community Center in Frankfort, you can enjoy the New Year’s Countdown from 11AM-12:30PM. Enjoy dancing, party games, crafts and ice cream. There will a countdown balloon drop at noon, so be sure to register before December 27!
There will be a New Year’s Eve Family Party at the Haunted Trails Family Amusement Park & Picnics in both Burbank and Joliet. Enjoy food and unlimited indoor fun, as well as a balloon drop and toast. Register for the 8PM-12AM event in advance.
Chicago Gaelic Park in Oak Forest is hosting its very own New Year’s Eve party, taking place from 4-8PM. Celebrating the start of the new year in Ireland time, get ready for a “Happy New Year!” at 6PM with a sparkling juice toast for kids and champagne for the adults. Be sure to get your tickets by calling 708-687-9323.
For the adults
Head out to the Silver Lake Country Club in Orland Park for their New Year’s Eve Party 2021. Enjoy live entertainment and an open bar. Make a reservation at 708-349-6940 extension 5, or email events@SilverLakeCC.com. Tickets are $150.
However you decide to spend your New Year’s Eve, make sure that you do so safely.