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New Year's Eve Celebrations

New Year's Eve 2023

Midnight fireworks with soundtrack from CJSW 90.9 FM

How to watch the fireworks

Ring in 2024 with midnight fireworks launched from Prince’s Island Park! The spectacular display will be synchronized to music on CJSW 90.9 FM, highlighting the talents of Canadian artists.

Watch the fireworks from any location with a view of Prince’s Island Park or from home via livestream. Be sure to tune in to CJSW 90.9 FM at 11:55 p.m. for a blessing from Indigenous Elder Clarence Wolfleg, followed by a countdown to midnight with Mayor Jyoti Gondek and the accompanying fireworks soundtrack.

Watch the livestream

What to do on New Year’s Eve

In addition to watching the fireworks, there are other ways to celebrate the New Year.

Events and activities

Support local by enjoying a meal with your family and friends at a local restaurant. Or consider exploring a local shop and purchasing locally made products this season.

Check out to learn about activities and events hosted by local businesses and organizations.

Find events on VisitCalgary

Outdoor winter activities

Take part in family-friendly events such as:
Find more winter activities and events

Getting around on New Year’s Eve

Calgary Transit

To help you get home safely, Calgary Transit will have extended service and transit service will be free on New Year’s Eve.

  • CTrains will run until 4 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2024.
  • Bus routes 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 22, 301, 302, MAX Orange, MAX Yellow, MAX Teal and MAX Purple will run until 3 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2024.

Road closures

For traffic safety during the fireworks, Crescent Road N.W. from 4th Street N.W. to 1st Street N.W. will be closed from 10 p.m. on Dec. 31, 2023, to 1 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2024.

Help out fellow Calgarians

  • Donate to the food bank or charity that is important to you.
  • Donate your extra clothes and home items.
  • Be a snow angel and shovel snow for your neighbours.


Additional support

If you or someone you know is struggling and needs emotional, mental or social support over the holidays, help is available. Call 211 or text INFO to 211.

Learn more on the 211 website.