December is in full swing and 2023s most explosive event is just around the corner! If of course, you’re not sure where you’re going to be when the clock strikes 12 – don’t panic because we’ve got you! Events are back and Calgary has a ton of New Year’s Eve parties happening for all ages, inside as well as outside! Not sure where to start? Here are just a few of our favourites.

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Cowboys Dancehall


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Let loose! Cowboys Calgary is back in business and this New Year’s they’ll be hosting a huge countdown and celebration. Get your tickets now and enjoy cold drinks, line dancing and much, much more!

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 421 12 Ave SE, Calgary
Time: 8 pm
Cost: $20+

Mystique Ball

It’s back! This year Calgarians are encouraged to attend the 13th annual Mystique Ball for a gourmet buffet, decadent desserts, and an evening of dancing, drinking and mingling. Tickets are on sale now, but hurry!

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Carriage House Hotel – 9030 Macleod Trail, Calgary
Time: 6:30 pm
Cost: $130+

Heritage Park 

Back again! This year, ring in 2024 with an incredible three-course meal of cauliflower or burrata, bisque or bouillon, beef, risotto or chicken and black forest or cheesecake. For more information, check out the link above!

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 1900 Heritage Dr. SW, Calgary
Time: 5 pm
Cost: $72+



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Dance, drink and sing you’re way into the new year! CRAFT Calgary is holding a huge party and four-course dinner this year, and you’re not going to want to miss it! Interested? Tickets for their 4-course meal (which also includes party favours and a complimentary cocktail) will cost $90, while tickets to their party will cost $30 and include party favours and a midnight glass of bubbles.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 345 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $30+

Calgary Flames vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Looking for something less NYE-centric? Like so many years before it, Calgarians are encouraged to grab a beer and pocket dog for this year’s big New Year’s hockey game. For tickets, check out the link above!

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
Time: 6 pm
Cost: $63+

The City of Calgary New Year’s Celebration

2024 is nearly here and in celebration of the new year, Calgary is holding a festive fireworks event! On Sunday, December 31st, those looking for something truly magical can once again enjoy fun and excitement in the inner city.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: Prince’s Island Park, Calgary
Time: 11:55 pm
Cost: Free

Hawthorn Dining Room


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Feeling hungry? Check out the Hawthorn Dining Room and eat, party, drink and enjoy yourselves. Each ticket will include a 5-course meal and a glass of Veuve Clicquot.

When:  Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 133 9th Ave SW, Calgary
Cost: $170+

The Attic

What’s better than dinner, music, dancing and drinks? This December, check out the Attic for the 2024 Carly’s Angels Drag Show and ring in the new year with a smile on your face. Enjoy!

When:  Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 1413 9 Avenue Southeast Calgary
Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: $86+

The Rec Room

If, of course, you’re looking for something more competitive to ring in the new year, we’d recommend checking out The Rec Room for their big NYE bash! Here you can dance, drink, play games, check out their photo booth – then countdown to midnight! Enjoy!

When:  Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 1180-901 64 Avenue Northeast Calgary
Time: 8 pm
Cost: $54+

Calgary Zoo


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Cocktails, live music, dinner, countdown and access to the Calgary Zoo’s ZOOLIGHTS. This year, have an unforgettable evening at one of the city’s most beloved destinations. For tickets to this year’s Zoo Year’s Eve Celebration Gala, check out the link above.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 210 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary
Time: 5 pm – 9 pm
Cost: $150+

And there you have it, folks. Just a few things you can do this New Year’s Eve in Calgary. As always, please, be safe, be smart and have fun!