Ice skating, lights tours and more — A JoCo family guide to not going stir crazy the week after Christmas

There is plenty of ways to entertain your kids in Johnson County while they are still on break from school. Families can enjoy Science City's Noon Year's Eve event, "The Spongebob Musical" at Coterie Theatre and more. Above, one of the houses featured on Lenexa's Deck the City Holiday Lights Tour. Image via city of Lenexa.

With the holidays upon us,  many families are scrambling with last-minute gift buying, wrapping and Christmas Day get-together planning.

But once that chaos ends, a new kind of challenge begins: staying busy (and not going stir crazy) the week after Christmas, when the kids are home from school.