Two Amarillo businesses host special events for New Year's Eve

STARZ Gymnastics and the Don Harrington Discovery Center will host New Year's Eve parties for kids of all ages.

STARZ Gym, located at in Amarillo, is a multi-purpose gymnastics gym. Functioning as a training facility for gymnasts, it also hosts "Free Jump" days, where anyone can come and practice their jumps on the gym's facilities. They also offer a college night for students looking to let loose. On New Year's Eve, parents can drop their kids off at the gym for their "Fun Jump New Year's Eve Party" for a night full of fun.

The Don Harrington Discovery Center will also host a "Noon Year's Eve Party" in the afternoon. Families will be able to enjoy daytime activities at the center, and celebrate the new year a few hours early. They will provide hands-on activities, games, and shows throughout the day. The center also planned a balloon drop for 12 p.m.

Both events are open to the public.

STARZ Gymnastics New Year's Eve

December 31st, 2012-January 1st, 2013

7 p.m.-1 a.m.

$25 admission (Children ages 3-4 must be accompanied by supervision)

Don Harrington Discovery Center "Noon" Years Eve

December 31st, 2012

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

$2 (Members)

$2+Discover Center Admission (Non-Members)