Whistler's New Year's Eve Celebrations
Say goodbye to the old and welcome in the new at Whistler’s New Year’s festivities for all ages.
Dates:
Daily: Dec 31 - Dec 31
The excitement starts early in Olympic Plaza with an expanded Family Après or come in from the cold, get cozy and discover a variety of activities at the Whistler Conference Centre. Both venues offer entertainment starting at noon. Catch the excitement of the High-Flying Snow Show at 7:30 or at the Fire & Ice show at 11:30 PM, followed by fireworks at 8 PM and midnight. Fireworks are best viewed from Skier’s Plaza, located at the base of Whistler Mountain. Free public transit within Whistler is available from 6 PM to 4 AM. Brought to you by the Resort Municipality of Whistler. P: Paul Morrison.

Whistler Presents: New Year's Eve Celebrations


Ring in the New Year in Whistler Village with a free and family-style celebration at several venues within the Village happening from noon to midnight. Brought to you by the Resort Municipality of Whistler and the Province of British Columbia, each venue is filled with lively entertainment, games, crafts, and activities.

The festivities begin at noon with a special Family Après at Whistler Olympic Plaza and a variety of indoor activities at the Whistler Conference Centre. Later in the evening, bundle up and head to Skier’s Plaza for a special edition Fire & Ice show, plus dazzling fireworks displays at 8 PM and midnight.

The Whistler New Year’s Eve Celebration is a family-friendly and alcohol-free event. The consumption of alcohol is only permitted at licensed venues.


More New Year’s Eve Fun


  • Special edition Fire & Ice Shows at 7:30 and 11:30 PM with fireworks at 8 PM and midnight – best viewed from Skier’s Plaza
  • Ice skating at Olympic Plaza until 10 PM, skate rentals $7

Free Transit


No need to drive – take free public transit within the Village from 6 PM to 4 AM. More information can be found at the Resort Municipality of Whistler website.


New Year's Parties & Nightlife


Thanks to Whistler's eclectic nightlife scene, there are parties guaranteed at every pub and club in town and festive celebrations at local restaurants.


Schedule of Events

12:00pm - 5:00pm Family Apres outdoor fun Whistler Olympic Plaza
12:00pm - 7:00pm Indoor activities & entertainment Whistler Conference Centre
7:30pm - 8:00pm High-Flying Snow Show Skiers Plaza (base of Whistler Mountain)
8:00pm Fireworks Skiers Plaza (base of Whistler Mountain)
11:30pm Special Edition Fire & Ice Show Skiers Plaza (base of Whistler Mountain)
Midnight Fireworks Skiers Plaza (base of Whistler Mountain)