Wondering what to do on New Years Eve and New Year’s Day 2019 in Edmonton?
A list of events, activities and parties in and around Edmonton to enjoy the New years Eve and ring in 2019.
Free New Year’s Eve Bus & LRT Service — Travel on ETS and DATS is free from 5pm until the end of service on Monday December 31. Take the LRT to Grandin/Government Centre to see the fireworks at the Legislature.
High winds or severe weather may result in the cancellation of some outdoor activities. Please verify before travelling.
- New Year’s Eve Fireworks & Family Activities including Dinner & Dance – Gala (all ages)
- Adult Events & Parties and NYE Dinner & Dance – Gala
- New Years Day Events
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I. New Years Eve Fireworks & Family Activities
1. New Years Eve Edmonton Downtown
Join the fun inside the Federal Building for activities the whole family can enjoy, including live music, roving performers, games, lantern-making, a brand new light installation, and more! The celebration continues outdoors on the Capital Plaza with main stage performances featuring the band Rule of Nines, ice carving, fire pits, and bannock-making.
This year’s fireworks show will be enhanced with the addition of pyrotechnics and music.
Monday December 31, 2018 | 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Fireworks Schedule | 09:00 PM
Alberta Legislature Grounds, 97 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2. Strathcona County New Year’s Eve Festival
Say goodbye to 2018 with family on new years eve with lots of activities including ice skating, ice slide, shinny hockey, face painting, Contact juggling, games and crafts, sleigh rides and more! Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 4:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Fireworks: 08:00 PM
Broadmoor Lake Park, Community Centre and Festival Place, Sherwood Park Mall, Sherwood Park
3. Family Fest – Stony Plain New Years Eve
Family Fest is the community’s annual New Year’s Eve celebration. Activities include: Live entertainment, Hotdogs, popcorn and hot chocolate, Kids’ games and crafts, Outdoor skating, Horse-drawn wagon rides, Fireworks & more! Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 6:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Fireworks: at close ~ 08:45 PM
Heritage Park, 4204 – 50 Street, Stony Plain
4. St Albert New Years Eve Fireworks
Bring your whole family and join us as we welcome 2019! –Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | Fireworks:08:30 PM
Mission Park, St Albert
5. World Water Park’s Family Beach Ball
Start the year off right at our annual New Year’s Eve Family Beach Ball, presented by World Waterpark. Celebrate with family and friends in a tropical environment, splashing in the world’s largest indoor wave pool and speeding down waterslides! The night will end with a bang and a one-of-a-kind indoor fireworks display. Details
Monday, December 31 , 2018 | 06:00 PM – Midnight
Family of 4: $120.00
6. BCL Family Friendly NYE Party
On New Years Eve night come join in our community celebration with dinner, dancing, games, a photobooth, fireworks and more! Details
Monday, December 31 , 2018 | 05:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Fireworks: 08:00 PM
Baturyn Community League
10505 172 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
Family (2 adults, 2 children) $50
General Admission $20
Child (2 to 12) $10
Children under 2 – free
7. North Millbourne Community League NYE
Sleigh Rides, Fireworks,
Snow Shoeing, Kick Sleds, Fire Barrels And More! Details
Monday, December 31 , 2018 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Fireworks: at close
8. Countdown at the Conservatory
Come celebrate the end of 2018 and the start of 2019 at the Muttart in style! There will be hourly countdowns during the event hours, where we’ll celebrate the New Year with a cup of punch and a cupcake! Crafts, planting and a whole lot of fun await those that don’t want to wait until midnight to celebrate the New Year! Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 10 AM – 2 PM
Muttart Conservatory, Edmonton
9. New Years Eve at Fort Edmonton Park
Join us for a New Year’s Eve experience you’re not soon to forget! You’ll enjoy an enchanting and elegant meal with loved ones, featuring a festive setting and the sounds of a violin playing in the background as you enjoy each other’s company. The Hotel Selkirk’s vintage and classy vibes serve as the perfect retreat for friends and family to gather, reminisce, and look forward to what 2019 has to bring. Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Dinner & Hotel Selkirk Stay | 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Fox Dr NW & Fort Edmonton Park Rd NW, Edmonton
$32.95 to $54.95
Dinner & Room Package: $395.00
10. Noon Year’s Eve
Join us at the Science Demo Stage for 12:00 p.m. sharp (Dec. 31 & Jan. 1) when we celebrate NOON YEAR’S EVE with a bang!We’ll ring in the “noon year” with a countdown and never-before-seen Noon Year’s Eve science demonstration, featuring TWOSE’s own version of fireworks! Why wait until midnight (or even noon) to ring in the New Year, when you can celebrate ALL DAY with us (two days in a row)! Details
December 31 & January 1
Noon Year’s Eve activities at 12:00 p.m.
TELUS World of Science – Edmonton
11. Edmonton Oilers vs. Winnipeg Jets
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 07:00 PM
Rogers Place, Edmonton
12. A Pro Coro Canada New Year’s Eve
The choir will regale you once again with pieces that celebrate endings and new beginnings. Sparkling wine and treats will once again be served at intermission. The countdown will begin at 9pm giving you all plenty of time to attend your New Year’s Eve festivities or get to bed at a reasonable hour!Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 7:30PM
All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral, 10035 103 Street, Edmonton
$25 to $30
13. New Year’s Eve Concert
It is an annual tradition that McDougall Church opens its doors on New Years Eve for a free evening of music and entertainment. This is our seventh annual New Year’s Eve Benefit for the Edmonton Food Bank. Come for a relaxing, mellow evening of folk music, children’s activities, refreshments and desserts. Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
McDougall United Church, 10025 101 Street North West,Edmonton
Bring a non-perishable food item or donation for the Edmonton Food Bank
14. New Years Eve Gala
Hosted by Portuguese Canadian Multicultural Society. DJ playing today’s top hits and the most popular Portuguese and Latin Music. Party Favors, Royal Buffet Dinner, Door Prizes, Private Children’s play room featuring various children’s movies, entrance security and special room rates for party guests. Details
Monday, December 31, 2018
Cocktails at 5:30PM; Dinner at 7:00PM
Dance to follow.
The Westin Edmonton, 10135 100 St NW, Edmonton
Adults $90.00 – $95.00
Children 6-11 yrs $45.00 – $47.00
15. NEON New Years Eve Party
Our admission will include a laser tag tournament, unlimited jumping, arcade credits, grip socks, face painting, Fun Park prizes and much more! Our billiard tables, foosball table and onsite restaurant will be open for the night as well. Details
Monday, December 31 | 8:00 PM – 12:30 AM
Fun Park Amusement Center, Sherwood Park
16. New Years Eve Family Buffet
A great dinner for everyone out and about in Edmonton taking in all the events of the city: Pre-Hockey, Fireworks and Party at the Legislature, and Concerts. Details
Monday, December 31, 2018 | 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Rocky Mountain Ice House, 10516 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
$12.50 to $19.50
II. Adult/Youth NYE Parties, Dinner & Dance
Felizaño Glitz & Glam Latin New Years Eve 2019
ETOWN SALSA presents its 3rd Annual Felizaño Glitz and Glam Latin New Years! It is sure to be a fantastic NYE fiesta as this year the theme is Glitz and Glam!! It is no doubt going to be THE BEST Latin event this city will have seen in terms of pure sheer entertainment value that you will receive as part of your entry to this event. We have a Glitz and Glamour theme and we really want to make your party the best in the city!
Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel
4236-36 Street, Edmonton
$50 – $115
Minutes to Midnight 2019 New Year’s Eve Gala
Make plans to ring in your New Year at our Beautiful Banquet with Dinner Buffet and complimentary wine and champagne, Live Band, unforgettable Midnight celebration, Dance Party, a lot of entertainment, fun, party activities for all, professional pictures taken, New Year’s gifts, and door prizes! Details
Grand Ballroom, Radisson Hotel & Convention Center Edmonton
$50 & up
Edmonton International New Years Eve Gala
In Support Of The Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation.
One Of The Top 10 New Year’s Eve Events In Canada.
Entertainment includes circus variety shows performed by former members of CIRQUE DU SOLEIL.
Experience an unforgettable evening of unparalleled entertainment at this highly exclusive event with many beautiful, highly unique acts and captivating displays of contortion and aerial acrobatics. Details
Beverly Hills Ballroom, Fantasyland Hotel, 17700-87 Avenue
$160 per person
Murder Mystery Dinner & Dance
Ring in the New Year with a little…murder! Includes: New Year’s Eve themed Murder Mystery during cocktails and dinner with seven professional actors dispersed amongst the guests incognito until…all hell breaks loose. Prize for winning solution. Details
Tom Goodchild’s Moose Factory, 4810 Calgary Trail South
NYE at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald
New Year’s Eve will be here before you know it! Celebrate in style, with a party like no other we have ever thrown at the Hotel Macdonald! Details
Fairmont Hotel Macdonald – Empire Ballroom
10065 100 Street Northwest, Edmonton
Teatro New Year’s Eve
There’ll be elegant amusements and celebratory music, and a special premiere offering by Stewart Lemoine- a small play with a very large cast! Plus snacks at intermission, and everybody’s favourite Varscona New Year’s tradition… Celebrity Musical Chairs! Details
Varscona Theatre, 10329 83 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
$32 to $37
Nye with Honeymoon Suite & Headpins
Century Casino brings you a ROCKIN’ New Year’s Eve Bash with Honeymoon Suite & Headpins on December 31st! This Toronto-based rock sensation is one of Canada’s classic rock bands featuring such hits as ‘New Girl Now’, ‘What Does It Take’, ‘Feel It Again’, and many more! Details
Century Casino, 13103 Fort Road, Edmonton
$69.95 & up
Northlands Park Racetrack & Casino NYE
Would you make a deal to trade in your corkscrew for a prize? Will you pick door number 1, 2 or 3?The evening will be full of delicious food, casino action, game show entertainment and a dance! Details
Northlands Park Racetrack & Casino
7410 Borden Park Rd NW, Edmonton
$110 includes buffet dinner
NYE Dinner & Show: Together Again!
Ring in the New Year with Kenny & Dolly! Celebrate with a 3-Course Plated Dinner and Show! Country Music’s favorite couple is Together Again!!! This is the Ultimate Tribute to Kenny and Dolly and the most authentic tribute to these country superstars that you will ever see. Details
Casino Yellowhead, 12464 153 Street, Edmonton
NYE at Yuk Yuk’s
Laugh your way into the New Year! Details
Dinner & Show: Doors: 7:30 PM. Dinner: 8:00 PM.
Yuk Yuk’s Edmonton, Century Casino, 13103 Fort Road, Edmonton
Show only: $50.00
Dinner and show: $85 each
Rick Bronson’s – The Comic Strip New Years EveLaugh your way out of 2018 and into 2019!
Say Goodbye to 2018 with our Headliner JR Brow, Mike Lynch and Sean Lecomber. Details
The Comic Strip – 8882 170th Street, Edmonton
7:00 PM Dinner and Show : $58.80
7:00 PM Show Only: $28.00
10:00 PM NYE Spectacular: 72.00
Union Hall Edmonton NYE
True Rhythm & Intrinsic Productions Present,
New Year’s Eve Edmonton 2019 With Special Guests;
Merkules with Chris Webby, Doom Squad, Evil Ebenezer.
Union Hall, Edmonton
$50.00 – $70.00 + charges
GET UP, GET DOWN, GET FUNKED VOL. III New Years Eve
Edmonton’s fastest growing, most Funk-a-licious New Years Party is BACK! And after 2 straight Sell Out’s we are returning downtown to The Starlite Room for our 3rd Annual GET DOWN. Slim Jones & Scott Love will still be your hosts, but Likeminded Entertainment is taking this party over and are pulling out all the stops to make this years Get Down our biggest and funkiest yet.
The Starlite Room – 10030 102 Street Northwest, Edmonton
$15.00 – $20.00
The Blue Chair Cafe NYE
The Blue Chair Cafe, 9624 – 76 Ave, Edmonton
TBA call 780 989 2861, since it sells out always.
Mayfield Dinner Theatre
Mayfield Dinner Theatre
16615 109 Avenue NW, Edmonton
We’re Gunna Be Hurtin’ NYE
Boot Scootin’ Boogie Dancehall is bringing Live Country Acts to the Home of the Wild West Saloon! We invite you down to check out the changes we have made to this historical venue! Join us this NYE for an affordable night out with the Doug Bishop & the Hurtin’ Horsemen! Details
Boot Scootin’ Boogie Dancehall, 12912 50 St NW, 12912 50 St NW, Edmonton
$20 for dance only, $50 Dinner & Dance
Mamma Mio- Dinner Theatre
Live it up on New Year’s Eve with a three-act musical comedy, a delicious four-course dinner, a special midnight buffet, fun party favours, and refillable tea and coffee.
Join us for a celebration of the wonderful music of ABBA, and other classic bands of the era, as we tell another tale of love lost, love found and love rediscovered. Let’s take a step back to the crazy 70s when our characters first met and see how lifelong friendships began.
Jubilations Dinner Theatre, WEM
Early bird: $115.45 plus tax
For NYE dinner listings – See OpenTable.
New Year’s Gala at Sugar Swing
This year we head down to the big easy for New Years in New Orleans! Step into a “Louisiana Fairy-tale” with us as we dance our way into the new year. This year’s bayou bash is a nod to the birthplace of jazz. We’re especially excited to welcome a live band, The Seven Deadly Syncopators, playing all your favourite swing dance tunes! Details
Sugar Swing – 10019 80 Ave. NW, Edmonton
$40 to $55
New Years Eve Bobby Cameron
Join us on NEW YEAR’S EVE at Shakers’ Roadhouse for a SHOWCASE of Bobby Cameron’s NEW music, coupled with a retrospective of his most popular songs, and the unveiling of his BRAND NEW BAND! Details
Shakers Roadhouse – 15004 Yellowhead Trail, Edmonton
NYE Brewmaster’s Dinner and Dance
Ring in the New Year with CRAFT Beer Market’s special edition of our monthly Brewmaster’s Dinner! Featuring the Best of 2018 through a four-course dinner paired with fresh beer. If you enjoy local fresh food, great beer and dancing you do not want to miss this!Details
Craft Beer Market – Edmonton
$70 & up
Live and Let Die: Paul McCartney Tribute
ony Kishman, guitar, bass guitar, piano, lead vocals Singer and Recording artist, Tony Kishman is the creator and band leader of Live And Let Die a full multimedia experience celebrating the music of Paul McCartney and featuring four multi-talented musicians.Details
River Cree Resort & Casino & 300 East Lapotac Blvd, Enoch
$31.5 – $168.25
St. Basil’s New Years Eve Dinner and Dance
Come and ring in the new year with a spectacular New Year’s Eve Gala at St. Basil’s Cultural Centre. The evening will feature a scrumptious dinner and then dance the night away with the Barefoot Big Band. Details
St. Basil’s Cultural Centre – 10819 71 ave, Edmonton
$95 per person
More NYE Dinner Options
- Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse Edmonton Downtown: Early Seating (3pm-5pm). $54.99. Limitless carvings of 14 cuts of meat, Cheesebread, 50+ item salad bar. Regular Seating (5pm-11pm). $79.99. Limitless carvings of 17 cuts of meat, including: grilled shrimp, slow-roasted beef ribs, caramelized pineapple, Cheesebread, 50+ item salad bar, dessert.
- Bundok – 10228 104 St NW Edmonton: New Year’s Eve at Bundok is available for two seatings. 5-6pm and 7-8:30 pm. The 5pm seating is available for $50/head and the 7pm seating is available for $70. The menu will be a selection of shared plates for the entire table to enjoy.
- Hardware Grill – 9698 Jasper Ave Edmonton: NYE 2019 Pre-paid event 3-Course menu for $125/PP until 6:45pm 4-Course menu for $150/PP after 7:00 PM.
- LUX Steakhouse + BAR94 – 10150- 101 Street Edmonton :Join us on NY EVE before or After the Oilers vs The Jets! Chef Jordan has created NY Eve Set menu for your dining pleasure.
- Violino Gastronomia Italiana – 10133 125 Street NW Edmonton: Celebrate New Year’s Eve with family and friends at Violino.Let’s welcome the New Year deliciously with a 5 course choice deluxe menu for 99$ per person.Our sommelier will offer a 5 course wine pairing for 50$ per person.
- Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse Ellerslie – 9626 Ellerslie Rd SW Edmonton: Early Seating (3pm-5pm). $54.99. Limitless carvings of 14 cuts of meat, Cheesebread, 50+ item salad bar. Regular Seating (5pm-11pm). $79.99. Limitless carvings of 17 cuts of meat, including: grilled shrimp, slow-roasted beef ribs, caramelized pineapple, Cheesebread, 50+ item salad bar, dessert.
- Bistecca Italian Steakhouse & Wine Bar – 2345 111 St NW Edmonton: Join us for a fabulous multi choice 3 course set menu. The price pint of the menu is determined by the main course item which is selected. Wine by the bottle specials will also be available!
- Sicilian Pasta Kitchen (South) – 805 Saddleback Road NW Edmonton: For New Years Eve night our chef has created a special menu. No regular menu will be available this evening. All tables booked before 8:00 pm are 2 HOUR TIME LIMIT in length for this evening only. Early Seating 4:30pm-7:45pm 3 Courses $50pp Late Seating 8:00pm-Close 4 Courses $60pp
- ATLAS STEAK + FISH – West Edmonton Mall, Starlight Casino: Reservation Only, open seating until 6pm || 4-Course menu for $90/PP after 7:00 PM
- L2 Grill – Fantasyland Hotel: Join us on New Year’s Eve for an exclusive 7 course dinner designed by our Executive Chef Rodney Khoo! Sparkling wine reception is included; additional wine pairings available upon request.
1. Have Mercy New Years Eve Extravaganza @ Have Mercy Southern Table & Bar, 8232 Gateway Bvd, Edmonton Details
Have Mercy presents The Last Waltz: A New Year’s Eve House Party!
Monday December 31, 2018 | 6:00PM to 2:00 AM | $1o to $50
2. Atlas Dream NYE 2019 @ Atlas Steak + Fish – Edmonton, 10224 104th Avenue NW, Edmonton Details
Let our Duo of Live Piano & Vocalist set the mood for the evening. Enjoy our 5-course Chef’s Menu.
Monday December 31, 2018 | 6:00PM to 2:00 AM
3. Thee NYE Ball: Inspired by the Great Gatsby @ Halley’s Club, 8882 170 Street Northwest, Edmonton Details
4. NYE Party- Back to the 80S @ Underground Tap & Grill Details
Monday December 31, 2018 | 7:00 PM @ 10004 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
New Years Eve ‘Extravaganza’ Club Crawl 2019
Presented by Student Tours. Details
Multiple Starting Locations, Edmonton
$20 & up
Other #YEG #NYE Events at Edmonton Pubs/NightClubs
1. Canadian Brewhouse Happy Brew Year Party! includes pizza buffet & Champagne toast at midnight. – Various locations, Capital Region (Spruce Grove, Various Edmonton Locations, Fort Sask, St. Albert and others) Details
Monday, December 31 | 8 PM – 2 AM | $20
2. The Black and White Ball @ Evolution Wonderlounge
10220 103 Street Northwest, Edmonton Details
Monday December 31, 2018 | 8 :00 PM onwards
3. Elvis Live on NYE @ MatchPub, WEM
10549 82 ave, Edmonton Details
Monday December 31 | 9 PM
4. New Year’s Eve Featuring Raygun Cowboys @ Rocky Mountain Icehouse
10516 Jasper Avenue Edmonton Details
Monday December 31 | 8 PM | $23
5. The Aviary New Years Eve Rager! Featuring Arlo Maverick with Guests @ Aviary
9314 111 Ave NW, Edmonton Details
Monday December 31 | 8:00 PM | $18.00 to $25.00
6. Moonshiners presents A Newsome New Year, with Steve Newsome @ Moonshiners
5202 50th St Stony Plain. Details
Monday December 31 | 8:00 PM to 02:00 AM | $40
7. Andrew Scott @ Duggan’s Boundary
9013 88 AV NW Edmonton Details
Monday December 31 | 9:00PM
8. Sean Sonego @ Rose & Crown Pub
#195 10235 101 St Edmonton Details
December 31 | 9:00PM
9. The Rondel Roberts Band
@ Blues on Whyte Details
December 31 | 9:00PM to 03:00 PM | $20
10. New Years Eve with Sam Spades!
@ The Black Dog Freehouse, 10425 Whyte Avenue, Edmonton Details
December 31 | 8:00PM | $20
11. New Year’s Eve with Bridge Motel!
@ Crown & Anchor Pub, 15277 Castle Downs Road NW, Edmonton Details
December 31 | 9:00PM to 01:00 AM
12. ST Ö M P New Years White Party with Siborg and Nightroad
White Party, WEAR WHITE. @ Rendezvous Pub10108 149st, Edmonton
December 31 | 9:00 PM to 03:00 AM | $10
III. New Year’s Day – Tuesday, January 1, 2019
1. New Year’s Day Levee with the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 | 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Government House, Edmonton
2. The 31st Annual Resolution Run
5K Run/Walk Details
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 | 11:00 AM
William Lutsky YMCA, 1975 111 Street, Edmonton
$15 to $65
3. New Years Day in the park
Join us for an afternoon of sleigh rides, skating, firepit’s and fireworks at sundown. Details
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 | 03:00 PM – 05:30 PM
Fireworks: 5:15 PM
Glastonbury Community League, 1101 Grantham Dr, Edmonton
4. Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Vancouver Giants
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 | 02:00 PM
Rogers Place, Edmonton
5. The Illusionists – Live From Broadway
Direct from Broadway, the world’s best selling magic show is coming to Edmonton. This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of five of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTS™ – LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. Details
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 | 07:30 PM
Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium — 11455 87 Ave. NW, Edmonton
$30 – $125 + charges
Please verify all details from event organisers. The prices are indicative (may change any time) and may include other charges.
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