Canada turns 150 in 2017 and we're starting off the year with a bang! Join us for hours of entertainment showcasing Yellowknife's talent as well as a few headliners from the south. Help us make 2017 a year to remember!
Citizens of Yellowknife and the Northwest Territories are
invited to participate in the New Year’s Eve celebrations at the Multiplex on
December 31, 2016. This free, family-friendly event features live
musical performances by local talent, including Francophone and Indigenous
artists as well as a headlining Canadian musician Chad Brownlee. In addition
there will be public skating, interactive displays and food vendors.
Join the family fun from 4:00 to 8:00p.m. followed by a spectacular fire works show on Frame Lake at 20:17. The entertainment at the Multiplex Arena starts again with musical entertainers from 8:30p.m. to midnight.
If you are interested in providing a multicultural activity/food please click on the application below.Start time
for the fireworks display is 8:00 p.m.
Please note the following safety protocol:
- Please leave pets at home.
- Please remain on the perimeter of the lake at a safe distance
from the launch area. Do not approach the launch area nor the safety
zone downrange of the fireworks.
- Please stay clear of the safety zone and fireworks area until
12:00 p.m. on January 1 by which time the fireworks crew will have
completed a safety inspection in the daylight.
By entering any City
of Yellowknife Special Events venue, you are agreeing to have your image taken,
recorded, stored and reproduced. Please
advise the photographer in advance if you do not wish to be photographed.
Saturday, December 31, 2016 04:00 PM - Sunday, January 1, 2017 12:00 AM
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41 Kam Lake Road
Special Events Coordinator