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New Year's Eve
New Year's EveCanada 150 Party
We’re kicking off the celebrations to Canada’s 150th anniversary with an expanded New Year’s Eve party on December 31, 2016.

Banff Avenue, from Buffalo Street to Wolf Street, will be full of street entertainment, children's activities, games, warming shelters, interpretive programming, food booths, fire pits, and more, culminating in the annual fireworks display.

This will be a family-friendly event to celebrate Canada 150 and the New Year. 

Food Booth Registration
Register to have your food booth at Banff's New Year's Eve celebration




Schedule of Events
 TIME EVENT LOCATION
6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Skating, hot chocolate, fire pits, Isabel the Clown, and more High School Rink
7 p.m. - Midnight Parks Canada teepee, tea, bannock making Banff Avenue Square
7 p.m. - Midnight Banff Fire Department Wildfire Truck Caribou Street
7 - 10 p.m. L’il Toot Train Rides for Kids Mount Royal Hotel
9:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Safire Dance Fire Dancing 100 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. The Swillbillies 100 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Bactrax Fat Tire Bike Demos 100 Block Banff Ave
7:30 p.m.- 11 p.m. Safire Dance Interactive LED Dancers 100 & 200 Blocks Banff Ave
7 p.m. - Midnight Warming Tent & Photo Booth  100 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Experience a Japanese New Year with Calligraphy, green tea, and more 100 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. The Wardens Campfire Stories & Songs Caribou Corner
7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Ball Hockey 200 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hula Hoop Toss 200 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Filipino Traditional Dancing (every half hour) 200 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Activities Inside the Roam Bus 200 Block Banff Ave
7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Making Maple Taffy in the Snow with Discover Banff Tours 200 Block Banff Ave
7:30 p.m.- 10 p.m. Dancing Sasquatch Mascot Roaming Around 100&200 Block 100&200 Block Banff Ave
Midnight - 12:15 a.m. Fireworks. Best views from 100&200 Block Banff Ave Downtown