Each year, an 80-pound lighted wedge of real cheese is dropped from a 100-foot ladder truck in Plymouth, Wisconsin. This tribute to Wisconsin's dairy industry takes place at the Plymouth Arts Center and hot cocoa is given out to all the cheesy partiers.
3. Moon Pie
The fifth annual Moon Pie Over Mobile is a giant New Year's party in Mobile, Alabama. 5,000 Moon Pies are given out by Chattanooga Bakery, Inc, the makers of Moon Pies before a giant 600-pound, 12-foot tall electric Moon Pie is dropped from the 34th floor of the RSA Tower at midnight. About 60,000 people are expected to watch the giant treat, as well as enjoy a concert by The Commodores.