New Year’s Eve in Whistler is jam-packed with celebration and revelry. Our little mountain town comes alive with festivities and you’ll have no difficulty in finding the perfect place to ring in the new decade.
As well as special edition Fire & Ice Shows at 7:30 and 11:30 pm, fireworks can be seen at 8:00 pm and again at midnight from Skier’s Plaza. PLUS you can take free public transit within the Village from 6:00 pm to 4:00 am courtesy of The Resort Municipality Of Whistler. More information can be found at the Resort Municipality of Whistler website.
So, whether you’re looking for a wild party with world-class DJs, a decadent feast with friends, or a cozy seat beside the fire with mulled wine in hand, Whistler has something for everyone.
Here’s our guide to some stand-out celebrations taking place this New Year’s Eve in Whistler:
Boogie into 2020 at Cure Lounge and Patio in Whistler’s Creekside. Get down with local legend, DJ Foxy Moron for the grooviest disco beats of the 70s. Best-dressed prizes will be awarded to the most stylish 70s get-up. Complimentary drink ticket, midnight fizz, and late-night bites are included in the $89 ticket. Plus, use code DISCO10 at checkout for $10 off! Buy your ticket here.
Enjoy a celebratory 4-course menu for $120 per person at Basalt Wine & Salumeria. It’s a great option for friends and larger groups thanks to the sharing nature of their plates and platters. Also, a great option if you’re a bit of a wine aficionado! Early and late seatings are available at what we’re sure will be a very popular option on Whistler Village Stroll.
New Year’s Eve by the Order of the Peaky Blinders
If you’re a fan of the Netflix series, you won’t want to miss FireRock Lounge’s Peaky Blinders-themed New Year’s Eve party. They’ll have tunes by DJ Stache and tickets are only $30!
Great Gatsby NYE Party
Longhorn Saloon rings in New Year’s Eve In Whistler in style with a Great Gatsby Roaring 20s themed party. Your $110 ticket includes a complimentary glass of bubbles upon entry, appies, complimentary coat check, party favors and exclusive access to the Longhorn patio for the midnight fireworks show. It’s guaranteed to be a wild night!
Kid’s NYE at The Core
This is the perfect option for kids celebrating New Year’s Eve In Whistler! The Core is holding a special pizza party for children aged 6 – 15 years, which includes three hours of indoor climbing. Drop your kids off at The Core (beside Whistler Conference Center) at 5:00 pm and pick-up is at 8:00 pm.
More New Year’s Eve Fun For Kids:
- Ice skating at Olympic Plaza is available until 10:00 pm. Entry is free and skate rentals are $7.
Il Caminetto’s Italian Feast
Enjoy an Italian-inspired feast this New Year’s Eve In Whistler thanks to Executive Chef James Walt and his culinary team. Il Caminetto invites you to enjoy a three-course prix fixe menu at $129 per person, a four-course prix fixe menu at $199 per person, or a four-course Gala prix fixe menu at $249. This is sure to book up fast; so get your reservation in quickly!
Buffalo Bills NYE Masquerade Ball
Dress to impress this New Year’s Eve In Whistler at Buffalo Bill’s Masquerade Ball. Tickets include entrance to the biggest and most elegant NYE in Whistler, complimentary coat check, party favors, champagne toast. and of course a mask. Plus, there might even be a chance of some miraculous snowfall!
Table d’Hôte at Aura Restaurant
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with Executive Chef, James Olberg’s decadent Table d’Hôte menu. Indulge in six incredible courses for $135 at Whistler’s only lakeside venue. Following dinner, you won’t have to walk far to have a boogie thanks to Cure Lounge’s 70’s Disco (See Nita Disco above). Bookings can be made by calling Aura direct at 604.966.5711.
New Year’s Eve In Whistler – Other Great Options
For more incredible ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve In Whistler, we recommend checking out the official Tourism Whistler website. Not sure about what to bring with you? We’ve got you covered with our guide ‘5 Things You Should Be Packing For A Winter Trip To Whistler’.