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 Edmonton 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.

Brett Kissel NYE


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This year, ring in the new year with country star, Bret Kissel! A unique celebration featuring hits including ‘Drink About Me,’ ‘Anthem,’ and ‘Airwaves,’ Edmontians can get tickets now, but hurry! You won’t want to miss it.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 300 East Lapotac Blvd Box 179, Edmonton
Time: 9 pm
Cost: $79.99

Grindstone’s New Year’s Eve Masquerade

Let’s dance! This year, check out Grindstone’s big masquerade bash and ring in the New Year with 2 rooms of music and decor, food fun and mystery. It’s going to be a ball.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: Grindstone Theatre – 10019 81 Ave NW, Edmonton
Time: 9 pm
Cost: $30+

Beercade New Year’s 

Celebrate like an icon. Those with an appreciation for the 20s are encouraged to check out Beercade’s Great Gatsby-themed New Year Party, where there will be fun, games, dancing and champagne.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 10544 82 Avenue Northwest Edmonton
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $34+

New Year’s Eve at the ICE District


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This year, one of the city’s biggest parties will once again take place in the iconic ICE District. It all kicks off at 5 pm for a very special Oilers watch party, then following the game, the public will be encouraged to enjoy special performances by country music star Josh Ross, Alberta’s very own Taylor-Rae and a fireworks show at midnight.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 10360 102 St NW, Edmonton
 5 pm
Cost: FREE

New Year’s Eve at Boxer

Burlesque, small bites, a welcome cocktail and champagne? Consider us sold! This New Year’s Eve, check out Boxer Kitchen and Bar for an evening you won’t forget! For more information hit the link above!

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 10315 83 Ave NW Edmonton
Time:  10 pm
Cost: $157+


Dance, drink and sing you’re way into the new year! CRAFT Edmonton 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: 10013-101A Avenue NW, Edmonton
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $30+

The City of Edmonton New Year’s Celebration

2024 is nearly here and in celebration of the new year, The City of Edmonton is holding not one, but TWO explosive fireworks shows. On Sunday, December 31st, those looking for something truly magical can once again enjoy live music, skating and food in the inner city.

When: Sunday, December 31, 2023
Where: Sir Winston Churchill Square and City Hall Plaza
Time: 6:30 pm – 12 pm (fireworks at 9 pm at 12 pm)
Cost: Free

New Year’s Eve Beach Ball

This December, head to West Edmonton Mall’s World Waterpark for a New Year’s event unlike anything else in the city – heck, all of Alberta! With live entertainment, a buffer, a caricature artist and character appearances, you and yours are encouraged to enjoy a night of splish-splashing fun – no matter your age!

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where: 8882 170 St NW
Cost: $69+

The Rec Room


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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: 8882 170 St NW, Edmonton, AB
Time: 8 pm
Cost: $54+

2024 Edmonton International New Year’s Eve Gala

Featuring bubbly, music and more – Edmonton’s International New Year’s Gala is back and bigger than ever. Check it out and enjoy food, fun and entertainment in support of the Stoller Children’s Hospital Foundation.

When: Sunday, December 31st, 2023
Where:  Beverly Hills Ballroom, 17700 87 Ave
Cost: $188.79

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