Weekly planner: New Year’s Eve parties, puppet show, and more

Fireworks (File photo via Photo via Kenneth Lu/Flickr)

The weekly planner is a roundup of interesting events over the next week in the Herndon and Reston area.

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Monday, Dec. 27

  • Baby Lapsit — 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Great Falls Library —  Help your baby up to 2 years old learn early literacy skills. Registration required.

Tuesday, Dec. 28

Wednesday, Dec. 29

  • Meadowlark’s Winter Walk of Lights — 5-10 p.m. at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens — Enjoy lights and holiday scenes in this annual transformation, which goes through Jan. 2. Tickets for those ages 2 and over are $18 each.

Thursday, Dec. 30

  • Puppet Show – Wild Winter Break — 11:15 a.m. to noon at the Walker Nature Center — A puppet show gives an audience a glimpse about the nature center’s animals. The show features songs and the chance to feel animal feather and fur. Cost starts at $6.

Friday, Dec. 31

  • New Year’s Eve Bollywood Bash 2022 — 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Dulles — From a belly dancer to a midnight ball drop, ring in the new year with this Bollywood-style party. Tickets start at $175 per adult.
  • Carpool’s New Year’s Eve 2022 Pajama Party! — 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Carpool in Herndon — Advance tickets, which now start at $100 — include 12 drinks. Designated driver tickets start at $35.

Saturday, Jan. 1

Sunday, Jan. 2

  • Tinsel! — activities throughout the day at 45425 Holiday Drive in Sterling — Enjoy the last day of events, featuring craft making, a DJ and winter princess singing. Tickets are $22 for adults and $15 for kids ages 3-12.

Photo via Kenneth Lu/Flickr

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