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How to Spend the New Year in Edmonton, AB

With New Year’s Eve right around the corner, you’re probably trying to come up with fun ways to ring in the New Year in the Edmonton, AB, area.

Well, look no further – we’ve got you covered with the best local events! Plus, most of these events are perfect for all ages, meaning you can spend this day with those you love most.

So without further ado, here are some exciting events to start 2019 off right!


1. Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert in Edmonton

On December 30, there will be a concert held at the Winspear Centre that marks another year of the 22-year strong Edmonton, AB, tradition. A salute to Vienna, the beauty of the golden era will be recreated with Strauss waltzes and melodies from cherished operettas.

You can expect a night full of glitter, singing, dancing, and happy cheer! The elegance of this event makes it suitable for audiences of any age. You can celebrate with your family or closest friends!

Moreover, there will be featured dancers from the Ukrainian Kiev-Aniko Ballet. Ballroom dancers will also be there, so you can expect a spectacular event! This event is not free – it ranges from $49.50 – $97.50 a person, but it’s an event to remember. The event will be at 2:30 PM at the Winspear Centre.


2. Next Level New Year’s Eve Party

Ring in the new year by attending one of the biggest parties Hotel Macdonald has ever thrown! This party will be hosted on the mezzanine level and is for adults 18 years and older. The price to attend this event is $140, but judging from previous years, it’s well worth the money!

Tickets include entrance to this glamorous party, reception food, a glass of sparkling wine, entertainment, and a night full of surprises! There is an option to upgrade to the dinner and dance package which includes all the above as well as a six-course dinner and access into the party.

This party is Monday, December 31 from 8 PM – 2 AM at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald – Empire Ballroom.


3. World Waterpark’s New Year’s Eve Beach Ball

On December 31, the city of Edmonton is going to bring in the New Year with a legendary beach ball party! Located at World Waterpark, family and friends can spend some time together in this tropical environment. This is the world’s largest indoor wave pool and includes waterslides to speed down!

The night will end with a unique indoor fireworks display that both children and adults alike will love. Ideal for all ages and families, single tickets are only $35 while a family of 4 can be part of this event for the price of $120. There is an all you can eat buffet at an additional cost that you’ll want to indulge in!


Ring in the New Year the Right Way in Edmonton, AB!

We hope this list of events has helped narrow down ways to spend NYE in Edmonton, AB. We encourage you to share them with your friends and family to celebrate together! Keep in mind that prices are subject to change, so keep an eye out for that.

We hope you have a fun and safe New Year surrounded by your loved ones!