The City of Calgary is hosting a free New Year’s Eve celebration for the whole family!
This year’s festivities include The Rumpus Room in the Municipal Building Atrium, and a family dance party in the Central Library featuring a kids countdown at 9 p.m., video games and much more!
Bundle up, at Olympic Plaza, there will be a skating party! The Tim Horton's truck will keep your family warm with some free hot drinks. Food trucks will be parked on 3 St S.E., and across all three sites you can and check out art, ice sculptures and roaming performers.
To end the night, watch the amazing ENMAX fireworks on the roof of the Calgary Tower at midnight!
Central Library dance party
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
- Kids countdown at 9 p.m. with Mayor Naheed Nenshi
- Pied Piper story time
- Family-friendly theatre performances
- Crafts and activities for all ages, including giant jenga, LEGO pit and button making
- Teen gaming
- Baby lounge
- Indigenous beading
- Poetry readings by Poet Laureate Sheri D. Wilson
Municipal Atrium Rumpus Room
7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
- The Calgary Flames indoor hockey rink
- Interactive games and simulations
- Bouncy castle
- ENMAX photo booth
- "Fire Fountain" outdoor art installation by the Blazin' Lily Gals
Olympic Plaza skating party
7 p.m. - midnight
- The KidSport Skate Shack open for FREE skate rentals (with valid ID)
- Tim Hortons free hot drink give away
- Ice sculpture
- Roaming performers
- "The Door" interactive visual art installation
- Fireworks countdown with Mayor Naheed Nenshi
3rd St S.E.
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
- Food trucks
- "The Cube" interactive visual art installation
- Ice sculpture
In addition to Calgary, there are also fireworks in Airdrie, Canmore and Okotoks on Monday night
Happy New Year from 88.1 CJWE!!