Whistler Presents: New Year’s Eve Celebrations
December 31, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - January 1, 2015 @ 1:00 am
Photo by Mike Crane
Family friendly, alcohol-free evening of entertainment and both indoor and outdoor celebrations.
Wristbands are available to purchase for access to multiple venues with entertainment for all ages.
|Advanced Price||Price on December 31|
|Adults, children 13 years and older||$15||$20|
|Child under 12 years||$10||$10|
|Child under 2 years||FREE||FREE|
Where to Buy Wristbands
December 1 – December 30: Whistler Visitor Centre, Millennium Place and Meadow Park Sports Centre
December 20 – December 30: The Holiday Experience info desk in the Whistler Conference Centre
December 31: Last minute purchases can be made at Whistler Visitor Centre, the kiosk in front of the Whistler Conference Centre, Whistler Olympic Plaza Skating Rink and Millennium Place.
Included in Entry Price (Wristband Required)
Skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza
6:00 PM – 12:00 AM *Skate shop closes at 11 PM | Whistler Olympic Plaza
Outdoor skating in the heart of the Village – enjoy an enchanted evening as you skate amongst colorful characters with lights and music.
Whistler Olympic Plaza Warming Hut
6:00 PM – 11:00 PM | Whistler Olympic Plaza
Need to warm up? Come into the Whistler Olympic Plaza Warming Hut for family songs and sweets.
6:00 PM – 11:00 PM, Countdown and Bubble Wrap Stomp at 9:00 PM | Millennium Place
On New Year’s Eve Millennium Place will come alive with the wonder-filled world of Vaudeville, complete with fire spinners, pop-up dancers, circus entertainers, live music and a giant bubble wrap stomp and balloon drop for the Kids’ Countdown at 9 PM. Expect nothing short of bedazzlement and awe with three levels of fun including maple taffies, popcorn, cartoons, face painting, and storytelling.
Whistler Conference Centre Family Time
6:00 PM – 11:00 PM, Kids New Year’s Eve Countdown at 9:00 PM | Whistler Conference Centre
Indoor fun for all the family. There will be bouncy castles for the little ones, family performers, games, New Year’s Eve crafts and a cozy lounge area to warm up and relax.
8:00 PM – 12:00 AM | Whistler Conference Centre
The Much Music Dance Party comes to town with wicked sound, killer lighting and the hottest new and old school videos for youths ages 13 to 18 years.
New Year’s Eve Fire & Ice Show
11:00 PM – 12:00 AM | Skier’s Plaza
Wristbands are not required to see this event. As the countdown approaches, watch the Whistler Blackcomb Ski School instructors hit the big jump in the Plaza on their skis and snowboards in a special New Year’s Eve Fire & Ice Show.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Midnight | Skier’s Plaza
Wristbands are not required to see this event. It wouldn’t be a New Year without a dazzling display of lights and sounds over snow! Fireworks are are best viewed from Skier’s Plaza located at the base of Whistler Mountain.
Free Transit on New Year’s Eve
There is no need to drive! Take advantage of the free, extended New Year’s Eve transit service from 6 PM until 4 AM, with extra buses from the Village home after midnight.