“Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” will show at 2 p.m. on Jan. 1 at George Eastman Museum, 900 East Ave., Rochester.

1. Willy Wonka

“Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory”: 2 p.m. Jan. 1, George Eastman Museum, 900 East Ave., Rochester. When Charlie finds the golden ticket in his Wonka bar, he wins a tour of the super-secret candy paradise overseen by the mysterious Willy Wonka. Free. For information: 585-271-3361, eastman.org.


2. New Year’s Eve Spectacular

Geva Comedy Improv New Year’s Eve Spectacular: 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Dec. 31, Geva Theatre Center, 75 Woodbury Blvd., Rochester. The shows will feature live music, comedy and a champagne toast at midnight during a dance party after the 10:30 p.m. performance. $25-$30. For information: 585-232-4382, gevacomedyimprov.org.


3. Science and Technology

Holiday Science and Technology Days: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Dec. 30, Rochester Museum and Science Center, 657 East Ave. Visitors will try experiments in engineering and chemistry, meet live animals, learn how to help protect the environment and take apart household electronics. For information: 585-271-4320, rmsc.org.