Wondering what to do on New Years Eve and New Year’s Day 2020 in Edmonton?
A list of events, activities and parties in and around Edmonton to enjoy the New years Eve and ring in the new decade.
Free New Year’s Eve Bus & LRT Service — Take transit to and from your New Year’s Eve celebrations. Free ETS service starts at 6pm on December 31 until 3:30am on January 1. DATS is free from 6pm on December 31 until 2am on January 1.
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
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.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 7:oo PM to 09:00 PM
Fireworks Schedule | 09:00 PM
Alberta Legislature Grounds, 97 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
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
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 4:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Fireworks: 08:00 PM
Broadmoor Lake Park, Community Centre and Festival Place, Sherwood Park Mall, Sherwood Park
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
Tuesday December 31, 2019 | 06:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Fireworks: at close ~ 09:00 PM
Heritage Park, 4204 – 50 Street, Stony Plain
St Albert New Years Eve Fireworks
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | Fireworks:08:30 PM
Mission Park, St Albert
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
Tuesday, December 31 , 2019 | 06:00 PM – Midnight
Early Bird: Single: $40.00
Family of 4: $120.00
NYE After Dark
Welcome 2020 with a big-bang at Galaxyland After Dark!
Enjoy 50% Off Admission. Ring in the New Year at Galaxyland with unlimited rides, live DJ, photobooth and countdown at midnight! Details
Tuesday, December 31 | 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM
$19.50 to $24.50
Fun Park NYE Party
Come ring in the New Year with the whole family at the new Fun Park Edmonton West location. Our attractions include an indoor trampoline park, Dunk Zone, Dodgeball Zone, New Batting Cages, New Treehouse playground and more! Details
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 6 PM – 12 AM
Fun Park Edmonton West, 13535 156 St NW, Edmonton
$30 Per Person
Noon Year’s Eve
Bring your family! Bring your friends! Ring in the “noon year” together at the science centre, featuring a countdown and the science centre’s special twist on fireworks! Toast to the New Year with a scoop of Candy Cane Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream — a real crowd pleaser! Details
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 12 PM
TELUS World of Science – Edmonton 11211 142 Street
Ridge CL New Year’s Eve Family Party and Fireworks
We’re having a party and all of Riverbend and Terwillegar (and beyond) are invited to Haddow Park! Join us for winter activities like horse-drawn sleigh rides, games, skating, tobogganing, and warming up at wood fires, finishing off with a “bang” with an amazing fireworks display at 8:00 pm, so the kids don’t have to stay up late. Details
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fireworks: 8:00 PM
Haddow Park, 2099 Haddow Dr NW, Edmonton
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
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 5 PM – 8 PM
Fireworks: 08:00 PM
Baturyn Community League
10505 172 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
Family (2 adults, 2 children) $40
General Admission $25
Child (2 to 12) $10
Children under 2 – free
North Millbourne Community League NYE
Snow Shoeing, Kick Sleds, Fire Barrels And More! Details
Tuesday, December 31 , 2019 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Fireworks: 8:30 PM
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 2020 has to bring. Details
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 4:30 PM & 5:30 PM
Fox Dr NW & Fort Edmonton Park Rd NW, Edmonton
$33.95 to $55.95
NYE @ Glow Edmonton
Join us for a Glowing NYE that is fun for the whole family! Bring together the people you love and ring in 2020 under the twinkle of a million lights. Details
Tuesday December 31, 2019 | 6PM – 9PM
Edmonton Expo Centre , 118 Avenue Northwest 7515, Edmonton
$19.99-$24.95 + Fees + Taxes
We Will Rock You: The Musical On Tour
We Will Rock You is an original story musical written by Ben Elton set to the songs of Queen. Welcome to the iPlanet; a distant future earth where individualism is outlawed, and the youth have all become mindless digital clones. The musical follows two revolutionaries, Galileo and Scaramouche, on a quest to save Rock N’ Roll in this post-apocalyptic world where there are no musical instruments and rock has died. Details
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM
Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium — 11455 87 Ave. NW, Edmonton
$69.50 to $243 +charges
Edmonton Oilers vs. New York Rangers
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 7:00 PM
Rogers Place, Edmonton
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
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 7:30 PM
All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral, 10035 103 Street, Edmonton
$30 to $35
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
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | 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
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
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Cocktails at 5:30PM; Dinner at 7:00PM
Dance to follow.
Chateau Louis Ballroom, Edmonton
Adults $90.00 – $95.00
Children 6-11 yrs $45.00 – $47.00
- Go on a Christmas Lights Tour.
II. Adult/Youth NYE Parties, Dinner & Dance
NYE at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald – Black Tie Affair
Toast to powerful new beginnings and celebrate in style as we ring in 2020 at Edmonton’s most celebrated landmark, located in the heart of downtown. Enjoy live DJ entertainment along with a reception style buffet, sparkling wine on arrival, and a glass of Piper-Heidsieck Champagne to toast at midnight, plus more. Details
Fairmont Hotel Macdonald – Empire Ballroom
10065 100 Street Northwest, Edmonton
$140 to $199 (with 7-course dinner)
New Year’s Eve Burlesque Show & Cocktail Pairing
6 Burlesque Performers, 6 Cocktails. Woodwork and The Violette Underground are collaborating to bring you a decadent New Year’s Eve speakeasy affair. Hosted in downtown Edmonton at Woodwork, the event will feature six glamorous roving burlesque performances expertly paired with a flight of six custom craft cocktails, created by Woodwork’s award-winning mixologists. At midnight, bring in the New Year with bubbles and burlesque performers dancing throughout the room! Details
Woodwork, 10132 100 St NW Edmonton
New Year’s Eve 2020 Celebration at Century Casino St. Albert
This New Years Eve, the Rockin’ 58’s will be joining us at Century Casino St. Albert as we kick off the New Year! Enjoy a 3 plated course meal, party favors, midnight toast, late night buffet and all night access to DJ dance party! Looking to dance the night away? Enjoy our live DJ, late night buffet, party favors, and midnight toast! Details
Century Casino St. Albert, 24 Boudreau Road, St. Albert
$30 – $85
Latin New Years Eve Bash FELIZAÑO
Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel
4236-36 Street, Edmonton
$35 – $115
Edmonton International New Years Eve Gala
A Spectacular Evening Of Food, Fun And Entertainment
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/Under 12: $80
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
Dinner and show: $85 each
New Year’s Eve “Murder at the Gatsby Mansion”
Ring in the ’20s with other molls and dolls as we celebrate the turn of the decade by going back to New Year’s Eve 1920 in a speakeasy on Jericho Beach. There will be gangsters, flappers, chippies and of course…murder! Ring in the New Year with a little…murder! Details
Sawmill Restaurant, 4810 Calgary Trail, Edmonton
Release and Renewal: New Year’s Eve Yoga Retreat
Join InProv Yoga at the Healing Connections Wellness Centre for Release & Renewal: A New Year’s Eve Yoga Retreat! The evening will begin at 7 PM with a yoga flow to the soothing, mesmerizing sounds of live music. Learn how to identify and clarify your intentions in a workshop that will help you release what no longer serves you, and create more space for what does. Details
Healing Connections Wellness Centre, 10548 115 St NW, Edmonton
$80.00 – $90.00
Swinging Into The Roaring Twenties
This new year, we are putting on the Ritz at Sugar Swing! We will be stepping back into a time of glitz and glamour. The ‘Roaring Twenties’ were exactly one century ago and it’s time for a revival celebration! Set your feet alight hopping along to the sounds of the Jazz Age, while showcasing your finest 1920’s attire! Immerse yourself in your favourite swing dance tunes performed by our live band, the Seven Deadly Syncopators!
Sugar Swing – 10019 80 Ave. NW, Edmonton
Rick Bronson’s – The Comic Strip New Years Eve
Laugh your way out of 2019 and into 2020!
Say Goodbye to 2019 with our Headliner Keon Polee,Adam Blank, Brad Semonuik. Start the 2020 with a bunch of laughs and enough appetizers to get you to 2021. The 10pm ticket will get you into the show, a glass of Champagne, some party favours and access to our midnight appetizer buffet after the countdown. Details
The Comic Strip – 8882 170th Street, Edmonton
7:00 PM Dinner and Show : $58.95
7:00 PM Show Only: $25.95
10:00 PM NYE Spectacular: $67.95
Union Hall Edmonton NYE
New Year’s Eve Edmonton 2020 With Special Guests;
Merkules with special guest Kryple
Union Hall, Edmonton
$50.00 – $70.00 + charges
The Blue Chair Cafe NYE
Join us for a night of food and music with a New Orlean’s flair. The music of the Rooster Davis band featuring Audrey Ochoa will have you movin’ and groovin’. A six course menu will bring the bayou flavours to the table, Jambalaya, Shrimp & Grits.
The Blue Chair Cafe, 9624 – 76 Ave, Edmonton
$120, call 780 989 2861, since it sells out always.
Mayfield Dinner Theatre – Class of ’63: A Rockin’ Reunion
Join the high school class of 1963 as they celebrate their 25 year reunion, spending an unforgettable night reliving their old stomping grounds, old romances and the music of their youth. 1960-1963 was a time that brought us hot rods, the prom, the beach party and the drive-in. This was truly a golden age with new styles, new found freedoms and most importantly this crazy new thing called rock ‘n roll! Details
Mayfield Dinner Theatre
16615 109 Avenue NW, Edmonton
Country Star – Jubilations Dinner Theatre
Ellie works at the Wildcat Saloon. She is a young and talented country singer with a gift for writing amazing country music. After years of trying though, Ellie is almost ready to give up on her dreams. That is when fate steps in. Actually… that is when Garth steps in. Garth Jackson is a country legend with the most hit records of any recording artist in history. He has everything a person could ever want, fame fortune and legions of fans. Fortunately, for Ellie, he also has a tour bus that broke down right outside the bar!
Jubilations Dinner Theatre, WEM
Early bird: $115.45 (Earlybird) & up
Bee Gees Gold
John Acosta as Barry Gibb has performed in Bee Gees Tributes all over the world. His portrayal of lead singer Barry Gibb is with a zest for detail, like no other. From the look to the falsetto you will close your eyes and say its Barry! John Acostas Bee Gees Gold tribute Is the ultimate salute, and experience of seeing the Bee Gees in their prime, LIVE ONCE AGAIN!
River Cree Resort & Casino, 300 East Lapotac Blvd, Enoch
$31.5 – $68.25
New Years Eve with Teatro!
As always, it’ll be an evening filled with elegant amusements, celebratory music, and as always, a special premiere offering from Stewart Lemoine- a small play with a very large cast.
Varscona Theatre, Edmonton
$38 Regular Price
$35 for students/seniors
New Year’s Eve: A Kitchen Party Celebration
Join Kathryn, Shannon and Addie as we welcome in the New Year with a 6 course meal, finished together in our interactive kitchen. Our celebratory dinner will be seasonally and locally inspired, and paired with an optional menu of wines chosen to complement the menu. Come prepared to throw on an apron and join us for some culinary challenges as we ring in the New Year together! And as the clock strikes 12 we’ll be toasting the arrival of 2020 with a glass of bubbly and a final bite to welcome the New Year in.
Get Cooking, Residence Building at MacEwan University downtown, Edmonton
$135 plus GST. Includes: a 6-course Sit Down Dinner with optional Wine Pairings. A welcome drink and midnight toast are included!
Prism’s New Year’s Eve Bash
Century Casino – 13103 Fort Road, Edmonton
NYE: The Material Girls
Ring in the NEW YEAR with Material Girls – Featuring tributes to Madonna, Cher, Lady Gaga, Blondie and Shania Twain! Material Girls captures the elegance and essence of these amazing divas concert experience.Their voices are spot on and their looks may actually have you thinking that they’re actually the artists themselves! Combine the Material Girls of yesterday and today take the diva experience to a whole new level.
The Pearl Showroom, 12464 153 Street, Edmonton
The Grand Dueling Piano Show NYE
The Grand Dueling Piano Show presents you with a world-class performance you won’t forget. Combining the talents of Sean Sonego, Katie Perman and Spenser Poole, the GDP show provides you with a high-octane, all request party.Choose between our infamous Prime Rib & Seafood Buffet or 3 Course A La Cart NYE Menu (Both Include a 5oz Canadian Lobster Tail) Ring in the New Year with Party Favours and a Champagne Toast.
Sawmill Prime Rib & Steak House, 4810 Calgary Trail Northwest, Edmonton
The NYE Ball with Frank Sinatra
The countdown to 2020 feature’s the world’s most requested Frank Sinatra Mr. Gary Meyers direct from Las Vegas alongside the incredible Million Dollar Dreamers Big Band. Tickets include: Our 5-course Menu, Complimentary Bubbly, and Live Entertainment all night long.
Halley’s Club, 8882 170 Street Northwest, Edmonton
$99.00 – $199.00
New Years Eve Murder Mystery Party
Ring in the 2020s with a night filled with fun, friends….and murder!
Craft and Cork is proud to present a 1920s themed Murder Mystery event on Dec 31st. Dress up and take on the role of a 1920s Crime Boss, Silent Film Star, Speak Easy Waitress, Nightclub Singer, Mob Enforcer, Baseball Player, Novelist and More!
The Craft & Cork, 10314 82 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
$45.00 – $99.00
New Years Eve Party Featuring Five On The Side
Celebrate New Years Eve with the Sawmill Banquet and Catering Services at OTS Park featuring the Sawmill’s fabulous Prime Rib Buffet. Live Entertainment Featuring: Five On The Side
Edmonton Oilfield Technical Society, 2104 156 Street Southwest, Edmonton
The Vagabond Vari-a-TEASE Show Presents: The Roaring 20’s
Welcome to a new decade! We’re putting the “roar” in Roaring Twenties with a jubilant spree! Think cocktails, flappers, hot live jazz, cool burlesque, and bathtub gin. Details
Arcadia Bar, 10988 124 Street, Edmonton
More NYE Dinner Options
For NYE dinner listings – See OpenTable.
- The Butternut Tree: With floor to ceiling windows overlooking the NYE fireworks The Butternut Tree is the place to ring in the new year! 5-course Menu for $110 per person. @ 9707 110 Street NW Unit 101 Unit 101 Edmonton Ph: (780) 760-2271
- ATLAS STEAK + FISH – West Edmonton Mall:Join for a Holiday Feast New Year’s Eve . Dinner with live Piano and Duo all night long. Ph: (587) 460-2423
III. New Year’s Day – Wednesday, January 1, 2020
1. New Year’s Day Levee with the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 | 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Government House, Edmonton
2. The 31st Annual Resolution Run
5K Run/Walk Details
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 | 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
Wednesday, January 1, 2019 | 03:00 PM – 05:30 PM
Fireworks: 5:15 PM
Glastonbury Community League, 1101 Grantham Dr, Edmonton
4. Edmonton Oil Kings
Ring in the new calendar year when the Oil Kings host the Everett Silvertips for New Year’s Fireworks Frenzy. Stick around after the game to watch an electrifying fireworks display inside the arena in the main bowl!
Wednesday, January 01, 2020 | 2:00 PM
Rogers Place, Edmonton
Please verify all details from event organisers. The prices are indicative (may change any time) and may include other charges.
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