It should be quite easy to find a New Year's Eve party in Toronto every year. This popular and diverse city has something to offer everyone on NYE. It's diverse culture gives tourists and locals alike a solid spread of bars and nightclubs such as Bar Raval, Mahjong Bar, and Lavelle. Hogtown is surely a cool place to be for this particular holiday.
NYE events throughout the city may be changed or cancelled in accordance with Toronto's reopening plan.
Nathan Phillips Square
Nathan Phillips Square is the main New Year's Eve party in Toronto. The event features DJ skating parties, live musical performances and fireworks. It's free, and is an alcohol free event.
New Year’s Eve Mystery Dinner
If you're looking for more of an off-beat NYE party in Toronto, then why not let it be a murder mystery dinner party. Guests will participate in the solving of a fun and hilarious murder/mystery that is put on by Mysteriously Yours Dinner Theatre. This is a buffet dinner. Two ticket packages are offered. One being the show only with usually is $75, and the other is the show plus dinner which is typically $160.
Lula’s NYE Salsa Party
Lula's throws a New Year's Eve party in Toronto every year, but it's with its own unique take on things. It's a salsa party for all skill sets. If you don't know how to salsa, then you can partake in the complimentary beginner dance lesson. A live salsa band will play two sets to ring in the new year. Whether you decide to have dinner or just dance, the tickets typically range $50-$150.
Night Owl Festival
The Night Owl Festival is one of the most popular New Year's Eve parties in Toronto. The music there is a mixture of funky psychedelic (R&B, rock, pop and 60s British Invasion classics) featuring artists in the past such as Detroit's Moonwalks, the Crowleys, and DJ WITH IT. Tickets are usually just $15.