New Year's Eve in Edmonton

Dec 8, 2022

It's time to celebrate the beginning of a new year! 2022 was a year to celebrate and connect with those most important to us, now it's time to keep the good energy going and start 2023 off right. We've gathered some great NYE ideas to help inspire your celebrations!

Pyrotechnics & Outdoor Party in the ICE District

The Edmonton Oilers will face off against the Winnipeg Jets on New Year's Eve at 8:00pm, and fans are invited to join the festivities at ICE District Plaza starting at 6:00pm! Celebrate with friends at the tailgate and watch party, followed by a transformation of the plaza into Edmonton's biggest New Year's Eve celebration. Enjoy a performance from Brett Kissel, DJs, food and drinks, giant countdown screens, and an epic pyro celebration at midnight!

Noon Year's at the TELUS World of Science

On December 31 and January 1, head to the TELUS World of Science to celebrate Noon Year's, featuring a countdown with a special twist on fireworks! Ring in the new year early with a balloon drop and confetti blast. It's a great way to experience the excitement of New Year's Eve without having to stay up past bedtime! Entry is included with admission to the TELUS World of Science, so you can spend the afternoon checking out the exciting exhibits found in the newly renovated space.

Fire & Ice NYE Social

Celebrate with a truly legendary experience at the first Fire & ICE New Year’s Eve Social by JW Marriott! This formal event will be held in the stunning Wayne Gretzky Ballroom overlooking the ICE District Plaza. Experience a culinary spectacle filled with delicious food and refreshing drinks. Get into the groove with DJ Bradley James, and indulge in awe-inspiring performances by Sangea Academy Drummers, Firefly Circus Entertainment, and Ultimate Flair Bartending by Erick Rosende with his mixologists!

Local NYE Nightlife

Edmonton has a ton of great options for NYE nightlife. Celebrate New Year's Eve '23 in The Bower's chic, upscale atmosphere, check out The Grindstone's New Years Eve Masquerade, sip champagne at The Common's Hip Hop New Year's Eve party, or get fizzy at Craft Beer Market's four-course dinner and countdown party. No matter what you're looking for, Edmonton has something for everyone on New Year's Eve!

PRISM at Century Casino

PRISM is bringing their epic rock show to Edmonton on New Year's Eve, and you won't want to miss it! Head to Century Casino to rock out with friends and ring in the new year to hits like "Spaceship Superstar" and "Take me to the Kaptain." If you're a rock music fan, this is the ultimate way to celebrate the start of a new year. Don't miss your chance to see these Canadian icons live!

NYE Beach Ball at WEM Waterpark

Hit the New Year's Eve Beach Ball at West Edmonton Mall's World Waterpark to escape the cold and celebrate the arrival of 2023. The event features live entertainment, a delicious buffet, caricature artists and character appearances, and the highlight of the evening... the largest indoor firework show! Bring your friends and family to make waves and celebrate the new year in paradise!

Big Sugar at the River Cree

Celebrate New Year's Eve with Big Sugar at the River Cree Resort & Casino! Ring in 2023 with new music from Big Sugar's latest release "Eternity Now," as well as vinyl re-issues of their classic albums "Five Hundred Pounds," "Hemi-Vision," and "Heated." Don't miss this unforgettable night of music!

Edmonton International New Year’s Eve Gala

Enjoy a night of food, fun, and unforgettable entertainment! The New Year's Eve Gala at the Fantasyland Hotel will feature contortion and aerial acrobatics, a gourmet meal, a unique silent auction, and a dance to follow. Don't miss this opportunity to celebrate the start of 2023 in a truly spectacular way.

Silver and Gold at EVO

Deck yourself out in Silver and Gold to say goodbye to 2022 and welcome in 2023 in style at Evolution Wonderlounge! At 11:00 PM, catch a mini show featuring Party Queens and some of Edmonton's finest performers. DJ Chi Chi LaRue and Skyy Knox will also be on hand to make this New Year's Eve one to remember. Don't forget your sunglasses – these divas will be shining bright like diamonds!

NYE Bash at The Rec Room

Visit The Rec Room for the ultimate New Year's Eve Bash! With unlimited gaming, live entertainment, and more, this will be a night to remember. Choose from two ticket options to find the perfect experience for you. Live entertainment will be provided by DJ NV and magician Chris Gowan, and there will be plenty of other surprises throughout the night. Get your game on this NYE!

Dinner and a Show

Experience the high-energy, laughter-filled performance of The Wedding Singer at the Mayfield Dinner Theatre. The talented cast brings the characters to life with their spot-on performances, and the well-known 80's tunes will have you singing along from start to finish. Don't miss this entertaining and nostalgic show!

Champagne in the Chateau

Indulge in champagne and celebrate the arrival of the new year at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald's Champagne in the Chateau Soirée! Held in the hotel's century-old Empire Ballroom, the evening includes champagne on arrival and at midnight, gourmet canapés, dance and a DJ. For an additional cost, you can also enjoy an exquisite six-course dinner prepared by Executive Chef Jiju Paul and his award-winning team prior to the soirée. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the glamour and elegance of the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald on New Year's Eve!