Whistler's New Year's Eve Celebrations
This event is cancelled for 2020
Daily: Dec 31 - Dec 31
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)