You’ll find that New Years Eve 2017 in Vancouver includes a substantial variety of entertainment options from upscale galas to parties in the local bars and restaurants, to fun activities for the entire family. Thanks to its waterfront setting, visitors and residents alike can also enjoy a New Years Eve cruise. There’s nothing quite like seeing this beautiful city’s skyline from aboard a cruise ship while you welcome in the New Year. While there aren’t any Vancouver New Years Eve fireworks celebrations specifically for the general public, you’ll more than likely see fireworks illuminate the sky once midnight draws near.
Countdown Parties & Fireworks
A few of the Vancouver cruises promise a fireworks show once midnight arrives which is one of the many reasons they are worth considering. On most cruises you’ll also enjoy dining on delicious cuisine complete with drinks, dancing, and complimentary champagne as midnight arrives. One the city’s best cruise options is provided by Pride of Vancouver Charters, and when it comes to celebrating New Years Eve in Vancouver, their Luxurious Pride vessel is the way to go. The cruise provides entertainment, a gourmet buffet and dancing, all in the luxury cruise ship tradition. For singles, the Queen of Diamonds cruise is a great way to party and can cater to up to 400 singles; a great way to meet someone special.
The city’s bar and nightclub scene is remarkable, and NYE in Vancouver takes the party atmosphere up to new levels a big way. Chaz Royal’s Burlesque Bash creates an exciting and rather inexpensive night out and is a unique way to celebrate. This event is held in Gastown at the Lamplighter and features edgy stripteases and classic burlesque shows. For something a bit more refined the Vancouver Aquarium will be hosting its annual Jet Set Atlantis NYE party complete with guest DJs, food and cocktails.
Spend New Years 2016 in Vancouver creating magical memories at The Fairmont Hotel enjoying its warm, holiday atmosphere ornamented with traditional seasonal decor that’s ideal for holiday festivities. The hotel’s lobby will still be showcasing its Christmas wonderland motif complete with decorated trees, and the scent of hot toddies drifting through the air.
For upscale party events you should consider the Shangri-La Hotel’s New Years Eve Gala. The hotel is the tallest building in the Vancouver and one of the most breathtaking hotels in the city as well. It just can’t get much better than welcoming in New Years Eve in Vancouver at this exceptional gala which will make you feel like a star. Keep in mind that you’ll also need to dress the part which is half the fun. The hotel itself features the beautiful Conway ballroom, the incredible heated solarium, a red carpet elevator entry and featured entertainment by some of the city’s top DJ’s.
Hotels for NYE
Not only is the NYE in Vancouver events sure to be fantastic this year, their hotel choices are also top notch. If it’s in the budget the Fairmont Hotel offers lavish accommodations and their holiday embellishment are beautiful. Other popular hotels include the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver, the Rosewood Hotel Georgia and Fairmont Pacific Rim. If you are planning to spend your next coming holidays in Canada, early hotel booking is extremely recommended.