New Year's is traditionally an "adult" occasion. The annual celebration is late at night, and usually involves adult beverages.
This can leave kids feeling left out. You can have a kid friendly New Year's celebration this year. The Children's Museum of Acadiana holds its 17th annual "New Year's Noon" Tuesday, Dec 31st, from 10am-2pm. the Carnival will include face painting, noisemakers, and more.