8 New Year’s Eve 2024 Events in Calgary

Ring in the new year in style with these fun NYE plans!

It’s that time of the year again where we begin a new calendar cycle and it’s going to start with a bang! Whether you’re heading out to celebrate a great year with your boo or hitting the town to start 2024 with a new, promising flame, these New Year’s Eve events are endless and are going to be packed full of fun. Here are eight unique New Years Eve 2024 events in Calgary that you and your date won’t soon forget – even if you have too much champagne. 

1. New Year’s Eve Tasting Menu at Yellow Door Bistro

Ring in the New Year, with a gourmet 5-course tasting menu prepared by Executive Chef Scott Redekopp at Yellow Door Bistro! For $180 per person, it includes a five-course tasting menu and wine pairings. Zero-proof pairings are available. Menu only bookings available too!

When: Dec 31, from 5:00pm

Tickets: $180.00 +tax Per Person

Where: Yellow Door Bistro at Hotel Arts

2. ZOOLIGHTS: Zoo Year’s Eve

If you’re looking for some family fun this New Year’s, take the whole family to the zoo for some beautiful lights, ice carvings, holiday performers and a special light show on the bridge!

If you’re looking for some kid-free fun, the zoo will be open from 10:00pm – 12:00 am for some of the same fun as earlier, but you can add on some snacks and prosecco to ring in the new year!


Zoo Year’s Eve Snow Globes (Family-friendly): Dec 31, 5:30pm. – 7pm. or 7:30pm. – 9pm. timeslots

Zoo Year’s Eve Late Night (Adults only, 18+): Dec 31, 10:00pm – 12:00am

Family-Friendly Tickets:

  • General (16+ years old):  $29.95 + GST
  • Children (3 – 15 years old): $22.95 + GST
  • Infant (Under 3): free

Adults Only Tickets: $29.95

Where: Calgary Zoo

3. 5 Course New Year’s Eve Dinner at The Hawthorn Dining Room

End the year right with a 5 course New Year’s Eve dinner at the Hawthorn Dining Room! Located at the Fairmont Palliser for $170 per person, enjoy the taste from Alberta’s most trusted producers, farmers and suppliers with a glass of Veuve Clicquot paired together.

When: Dec 31, 10:00pm

Tickets: $170 Per Person

Where: Fairmont Palliser

4. New Year’s Eve at PDT Calgary

Let’s ring in the New Year in grand style at Please Don’t Tell! Enjoy dancing the night away with lots of bubbly and sounds by DJ Mik-E. Space is limited so get your tickets soon!

When: Dec 31, 9pm-2am

Tickets: $28.41 – $33.68

Where: Please Don’t Tell

5. Midnight Mayhem

Dance the night away past midnight at Midnight Mayhem located at The Back Alley with music provided by SO & SO! Entry is free before 9pm with tickets and power hour from 7-9pm for $2.99 drinks.

When: Dec 31, 7pm-2am

Tickets: Free before 9pm

Where: The Back Alley

6. The Rec Room New Year’s Eve Bash 2024 Calgary

Let’s welcome the new year in with a fun filled night of unlimited non-redemption game band, live entertainment, a complimentary prosecco toast at midnight and more! This is The Rec Room Calgary’s New Year’s Eve Bash 2024 and they’re looking to party it up! VIP and Early Access tickets are available for purchase now!  

When: Dec 31, 8pm

Tickets:  $54.00 –  $106.50

Where: The Rec Room Calgary

7. NYE Dinner and Party at The Wilde

Indulge in an unforgettable dining experience at The Wilde, located on the 27th floor of The Dorian Hotel. You’ll be captivated by the breathtaking views as well as a incredible menu crafted by Executive Chef, Josh Dyer. For $199 per person, this includes a lavish buffet, 2 glasses of bubbles at midnight, party favours & a midnight snack. Get ready to groove as the party starts right at 10pm after dinner!

When: Dec 31, 8pm or 8:15pm

Tickets: $199 per person

Where: The Wilde on 27 on the 27th floor of The Dorian Hotel

8. Barbarella Bar New Year’s Eve Bash

Dive into the glam of the Amalfi Coast at the inaugural Barbarella Bar New Year’s Eve Bash. Step into the enchanting allure of the Amalfi Coast with Italian-inspired fare, live music from local DJs and curated cocktails while surrounded by the city’s coolest crowd.

When: Dec 31st, 7PM-2AM

Tickets: $67 – $217

Whatever you choose to do on New Years Eve 2024, don’t miss the Calgary Tower Fireworks kicking off at 11:55pm! Make sure you get home safely and let’s head into the new year with the goal of going on more amazing dates in 2024! 

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