You might be wondering, why would one collect coal from the hearth during new years eve? Well, it is what Canada is made of, rich cultural diversity and traditional customs. Ringing in the new year in Canada traditions is the flavour of the season. This year too, Canada is gearing up for a range of thematic and fun parties. It includes ski parties to street parties. So, this year if you will be here as a tourist or a regular, get ready to have the best New Year’s Eve.
10 Best Places To Party This New Year’s Eve In Canada
With such diverse and influential traditions and customs that make this country so amazing, it sure has its own, amazing ways to make New Year’s Eve memorable for visitors. Cities in Canada are known to host various types of New Year’s Eve parties throughout the country. Well, let’s not wait but give you the list of best new year parties in Canada, that are a must visit during New Year’s Eve.
1. Niagara Falls
Surprised? The events that are held here are the best for its great location. Give us one reason why one wouldn’t want to celebrate New Year’s Eve by the grand Niagara Falls? Exactly. This is where people get a free pass to almost every concert that takes place, drawing around 40,000 at least, every year. At the Queen Victoria Park, you can enjoy fireworks, a great lineup of musical guests and the stunning sight of the Niagara Falls lit up in their best colours. It is one of the best places to go for new years in Canada.
2. The Northern Lights
Imagine camping in the wilderness of Yukon, lying below the Northern Lights and the clock strikes midnight. Well, it is any day better than a love story. For, nothing can come near to comparison when it comes to the Northern Lights. It is a rare sight, and lucky are they who get to see it. New Year’s cannot get better than this, with the mind-boggling sights of the Northern Lights. This is the best place for nature lovers and probably makes it to the bucket list of maximum population of people on earth.
3. Skiing: Northwest Territories
Every now and then, we enjoy an adrenaline rush that overwhelms us. However, if it were to be during the New Year’s Eve and you have the snow-clad mountain at your behest, the adrenaline rush you would get from skiing down is unmatchable and unprecedented. It is a one of a kind, an unparalleled experience that will give way to your best memories. The path is lit with lanterns and one can opt to snowmobile or ski down while watching the fireworks lit up the sky above. It does take your breath away, literally.
Location: Northwest Territories
4. L’Olympia de Montreal
The party that is held in L’Olympia de in Montreal is famous all over the world. Every December 2500 people come together to dance their minds off to the vibrant music here. from cocktails to good food, the place has it all. with a crowd that vibes to positivity and lets their hair loose to the music and fireworks sure make beautiful memories here.
5. Waterfront Festival
If you are in Vancouver this year end, gear up for there is a lot to do. The first thing you need to do is visit the gorgeous VanDusen Botanical Garden, which holds the Festival of Lights. The highlight of the event is the dancing light show at Livingston Lake. Also, you can join the Waterfront Gala Ball which is Vancouver’s flagship New Year’s Eve street party. There are fireworks, food trucks, cocktails and beer, live music and many more delights that will keep your company way past midnight.
6. The Old City
It is not a hotel or a club, but a place, a beautiful city in its own right who knows how to ring in New Year’s Eve with food and fireworks. This city has something for everything, from exploring the historic walled city to embarking on adventures like snow tubing and skiing, The Old City is a great place for the year-end. They are known to celebrate the new years in a French-styled manner, every building is lit up and looks very picturesque.
Location: Old City, Quebec
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7. TD Hogmanay Scottish New Year’s Party
People say that visitors have a chance to skate to Celtic music, scotch flavours and ice sculpt among many other delights when at the TD Hogmanay party. There is a range of activities for every age groups, kids and adults can have their share of fun. The party is complete with lights, fireworks, magicians and face painters among others.
8. The Forks Family Celebration
If the buzz is right, it is being said that this year will see the biggest and grandest New Year’s Eve celebration. It is expected to host around 30000 people who will be flocking the Forks on the 31st of December to attend the eagerly awaited party of the year, The Forks Family New Years Eve Party. There is a range of brilliant activities for people to indulge in. visitors can pursue outdoor skating, sledding and snow sculpting festivals apart from the amazing party that is held here every year. The highlight of the night is the three-time fireworks display, that you wouldn’t want to let go off or miss out on, at all.
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9. Olympic Park
Olympic Park is a renowned destination in Canada. If you have absolutely no plans this New Year’s Eve then head to the medal winner, Olympic Park for spending your hours with friends and family amongst the brilliant music and grand fireworks that they have for the public’s recreation among many other activities. This adventure rode, the themed park is a fun place to be at during the year-end. With lights, food and fun activities to indulge in, New Year’s Eve is really eventful here.
10. Dancing Sasquatch
If you are visiting Alberta then the Dancing Sasquatch is the ultimate party you would want to attend. With a resident DJ known for dishing out amazing beats and a range of beverages that keep you dancing all night, this party is the main attraction of this region during the end of the year. There is a light show, party favours and mainly, there is champagne for everyone attending. This mountain themed club is among the best places to party when in Canada for all the good reasons.
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To conclude, Canada is a place where the wild hearts refer to the wilderness and the chaos refers to the amazing beats that fill your heart while you dance it out. So if you have some exciting new year plans, then plan and customize your Canada holiday with TravelTriangle and bring the new year with a bang!