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Countdown to Noon

December 31, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$15 – $30

Join us to ring in the New Year at noon. We’ll celebrate with party favors, DJ Coach Josh, a photo booth, face painting, *snacks, a balloon drop and more! Parents must stay and supervise their children. Children under two are welcome to attend free of charge. Price will increase to $20/R, $30/NR on December 27. Space is limited, register today!

*Participants with food allergies may be exposed to allergens.


December 31, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$15 – $30
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Downers Grove Recreation Center
4500 Belmont Road
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States

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