Celebrate the Festival of Lights at the Newark Museum!
FREE with Museum Admission
Explore our American art galleries, Seeing America, and discover how the holidays are celebrated around the world.
Bring friends and try out our iceless skating rink, or take a photo inside a human snow globe. Enjoy music, food, crafts, and our annual favorite Planetarium show, Season of Light!
Village Carolers (outdoors; Washington Street entrance)
Bedminster Handbell Ensemble from the Bedminster Township School (Engelhard Court)
Decoupage Tea Lights Activity (Auditorium Lobby)
Model Magic Snowman Craft (Welcome Center)
6 pm, 7 pm, 8 pm
Seasons of Light - Planetarium show
6:30 pm; 7:30 pm
Holidays Around the World Tour (30 minutes - Welcome Center)
7 pm; 8 pm
Indian Dance Performance (duration 20 mins - Auditorium)
Throughout the event:
* Iceless Skating Rink (Engelhard Court)
* Human Snow Globe Photo Op!
* Village Carolers
* Food will be provided by Eclectic Catering & Edo’s Cakes.
Also, don't miss:
Holiday Fun Weekends
Saturday & Sunday, December 7 & 8, 1-4 pm
Jingle Bell Rock
Saturday & Sunday, December 14 & 15, 1-4 pm
Holidays Around the World
Saturday & Sunday, December 21 & 22, 1-4 pm
Holiday Fun Days
December 26, 27 28 & 29