Niagara Falls becomes a global hub every New Year’s Eve, attracting visitors worldwide to revel in a grand celebration. The event boasts breathtaking fireworks, the captivating Festival of Lights, and lively entertainment against the stunning backdrop of the Horseshoe and American Falls. Drawing a diverse crowd, this annual spectacle transforms the iconic location into a festive playground. As the clock ticks towards midnight, the air is filled with anticipation, creating a vibrant atmosphere that captures the spirit of unity and celebration. Join the gathering for a night of unforgettable festivities!
Niagara Falls New Years!
Ring in 2024 at one of Canada’s largest New Year’s Eve destinations
New Years Eve: December 31st 2023
New Year’s Eve is one of Niagara Falls’ busiest and best nights of the year! It is exciting to see the whole city coming alive, as Niagara provides more to do than anywhere else in Canada on this special night. Visitors and residents alike should come on down and enjoy the entire tourism district in full swing – from the Niagara Falls live music festival to family fun at Clifton Hill’s World Famous Street, to the high-energy gaming at the Niagara Casinos; and the top restaurants and fun hotel getaways, Niagara is the place to be on New Year’s Eve.
According to Niagara Falls Mayor Jim Diodati, “New Year’s Eve Falls-side never disappoints and this year we invite you to keep up the tradition of celebrating with us from wherever you are, all over Canada! Nothing beats being here in person of course, celebrating at the site of our natural wonder, or enjoying the amazing live music entertainment! We promise that this year’s will have the stuff of memories that will last the whole year through!”
Be sure to check this page often for updates as we get closer to the big night. Until then: Happy New Year!
New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Join the crowd at Queen Victoria Park for the highly anticipated Niagara Falls New Year’s fireworks extravaganza! Get ready for the thrill as we gear up for not one, but two spectacular fireworks displays, scheduled to light up the sky at 8 p.m. and midnight. It’s the perfect way to ring in the New Year with a dazzling display of lights and colors!
- December 22 – 30 at 8:00pm
- December 31: (NYE) at 8:00 pm and 12:00am (midnight)
- January: 1-7 at 8:00pm
Winter Festival of Lights
Immerse yourself in the magic of the Winter Festival of Lights, the top Niagara Falls festival. As Canada’s largest FREE outdoor light festival, it’s a visual spectacle that transforms the tourism districts into a dazzling wonderland. Millions of lights twinkle and dance, illuminating the night with beautiful displays that redefine winter magic. Join us as we celebrate the season, where larger-than-life installations and an array of brilliant colors create an unforgettable experience. The Winter Festival of Lights invites you to witness the beauty of illumination, making it a must-see attraction that lights up your winter nights.
November 18, 2023 to January 7, 2024
Niagara Falls New Year’s Illumination! As the sun sets, the iconic falls transform into a breathtaking spectacle of vibrant colors and cascading lights, creating a nightly event. Each evening, from nightfall onwards, witness the magic unfold as Niagara Falls becomes a canvas of mesmerizing hues. Join us in celebrating the beauty of illumination against the backdrop of the majestic falls, making every evening a radiant celebration in the heart of Niagara.
DECEMBER 31ST at 4:30 PM – 2 AM
JANUARY 1 – 31ST at 5 PM – 1 AM
NYE 2024 Black & White Affair at Dragonfly Nightclub
6380 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3W6
Experience the ultimate New Year’s Eve bash at Niagara’s most sought-after venue, Dragonfly Nightclub! Join us for an exclusive Black & White affair, the pinnacle of New Year’s celebrations. Secure your spot now by snagging tickets and opting for our exclusive bottle service, available at dragonflynightclub.com. This LEGAL AGE 19+ event demands a valid photo ID for entry, ensuring a night of unforgettable festivities. Don’t miss the countdown to the New Year in style – mark your calendar for this epic celebration at Dragonfly Nightclub!
DECEMBER 31, 2023
Greg Frewin New Year’s Eve Gala 2024!
5781 Ellen Ave, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3P8
Celebrate the arrival of 2024 at the Greg Frewin New Year’s Eve Gala on December 31st! Dive into a night of enchantment featuring a lavish buffet dinner, the spellbinding WONDER Magic Show, and the vibrant beats of Pop/Rock – Top 40 band Jonesy. Raise your glass to the New Year with sparkling wine, enjoy party favors, and witness an exhilarating countdown spectacle. It’s a Las Vegas-style celebration like no other, promising an unforgettable start to the year. For all the menu details, check out our Event Page. Join us for a spectacular evening at the Greg Frewin Theatre!
December 31st, 2023
Glitz and Glam NYE Party at Club Se7en
5355 Ferry St, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1R8, Canada
Get ready for the hottest ticket in town at Niagara Falls’ most anticipated Nightclub Event of the year! We’re offering General Admission and optional Bottle Service – secure your spot now to ring in the New Year in style. While Bottle Service isn’t mandatory, it’s highly recommended for those craving a luxurious experience with plush leather seating. Reach out to the club directly for Bottle Service Reservations. With two expansive dancefloors and a duo of DJs spinning your favorite hits, including club bangers, Hip Hop, and the ultimate New Year’s countdown, this is an event you won’t want to miss.
Sun, Dec 31 – Mon, Jan 1 at 9:00 PM-3:00 AM
NYE Party at Doc Magilligan’s
6400 Lundy’s Lane Niagara Falls
Countdown to 2024 in style at Doc Magilligan’s NYE Party featuring @orangemanband! 🎉 On December 31st, dive into an unforgettable night with three exclusive ticket packages:
- Front of Pub Ticket – Immerse yourself in vibrant pub vibes at the heart of the action!
- Front of Pub Bar Seating – Enjoy the night with the best seat at the bar, sipping and celebrating!
- Back of Pub Ticket – Elevate your celebration with our premium tier for an elite experience!
Visit our website to explore the details of each package and choose the perfect one for your New Year’s bash. Don’t miss the chance to welcome 2024 with a bang at Doc Magilligan’s!
December 31, 2023 at 6pm to 2am
New Years Eve Karaoke Dance Party at Taps Brewhouse!
4680 Queen Street, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, Ontario
Get ready to welcome the New Year with a bang! 🎉 Join the ultimate karaoke bash hosted by the one and only Ashley Michelle – an evening filled with singing, dancing, and pure celebration! Enjoy party favors and a champagne toast, all without breaking the bank – no cover charge! Secure your spot by calling to reserve your table, and don’t forget, we love hosting large groups. It’s time to gather your friends and sing your heart out as we usher in the New Year with unforgettable moments and high-energy festivities. See you there!
December 31st, 2023
Niagara Parks New Years’ Eve Dinner at Table Rock House
6650 Niagara River Pkwy, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6T2
Kick off the New Year in style at Table Rock House Restaurant, where an exclusive dining experience awaits, blending gourmet excellence with unmatched views. This delectable prix fixe dinner promises a spectacular start to your New Year’s Eve in Niagara Falls.
Your ticket unlocks a three-course culinary journey at this exclusive event, complete with complimentary parking at our Falls Parking Lot, conveniently located just across from the restaurant. Indulge in an up-close-and-personal view of the illuminated Falls through the restaurant’s panoramic windows, providing an unparalleled vista of the Horseshoe Falls. Secure your spot for this unforgettable experience, with limited availability per timeslot between 5:30 and 9:15 pm.
DECEMBER 31, 2023
NYE 2024 Brasa Carnival!
6361 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3V9
Get ready to samba the night away at our Brazilian extravaganza! From 6:00 pm to midnight, groove to live Latin music and watch mesmerizing samba dancers. Then, dance into the late hours with DJ Jimmy Sauve and take samba lessons from midnight to 3:00 am. Tables are reserved for 90-minute seating times, ensuring everyone gets a taste of the festivities.
Your night is a carnival of flavors, featuring unlimited all-you-can-eat meats carved tableside, hot and cold sides, seafood, sushi, and a dessert table. Join the celebration, complete with Carnival masks included. It’s an energetic night of music, dance, and indulgence you won’t want to miss!
4:30 pm – 5:45 pm seating: Adults $99*
6:00 pm – midnight seating: Adults $149*
DECEMBER 31, 2023
Safari Lights at Safari Niagara
2821 Stevensville Rd, Stevensville, ON L0S 1S0
Transform your holiday season into a spectacular memory with our enchanting holiday lights drive-thru adventure! Embark on a snow-mazing journey filled with immersive light tunnels, luminous motion displays, and whimsical animal light scenes found nowhere else! Cruise through a captivating 3 km drive, surrounded by ever-changing hues, winding light tunnels, and cherished holiday scenes. It’s a once-in-a-lifetime viewing experience that will leave a lasting glow long after the holidays have passed. Don’t miss this chance to make your season merry and bright with a dazzling display that promises to be the highlight of your festive celebrations!
DEC 18 2023 to JAN 7 2024
Hilton Fallsview Events
6361 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3V9
Directions/Parking for the Fireworks Show in Queen Victoria Park
You may have been to the Falls 100 times, but have you ever arrived at the same time as thousands of other people? New Years in Niagara Falls has traffic! Please, We can’t stress it enough, expect to arrive and be parked at your destination by 8:30 pm at the latest. Choose a spot close enough to the New Year’s festivities, that is also walking distance from wherever you plan on having dinner, etc. If you plan on seeing the New Year’s Eve fireworks down at Queen Victoria Park, hopefully you picked a hotel within walking distance to the event. If not, click here and let us help you with a list of nearby hotels complete with a map that pinpoints their location in relation to the park, Niagara Falls, and the attractions that you wish to visit.
A parking lot that is close to the fireworks in the park, Scotiabank Convention Centre, both casinos (Casino Niagara and Fallsview Casino), and all the main Clifton Hill attractions, is just off Victoria Avenue. If you enter the parking lot from here, you will fare much better in getting in quickly — whereas entering at the front (off Clifton Hill) will be difficult depending on your time of arrival. It is large and extends from the rear of the Niagara SkyWheel all the way to the Skylon Tower. You should have no problem finding a parking spot here, and the wait to leave the property afterwards will be far less compared to elsewhere. There are two entrances and three exits. Click here for detals
Route #1 From Highway 420 1. Once you are on Highway 420 heading towards the Falls 2. Turn RIGHT onto MacDonald Avenue 3. Turn LEFT onto Centre St. 4. Turn RIGHT on Victoria Ave. 5. Turn LEFT into the Clifton Hill Parking side entrance. Once parked, it’s a quick walk to the main event.
Route #2 From Highway 20 (turns into Lundy’s Lane) 1. Follow Highway 20 past Thorold Townline Road (where it turns into Lundy’s Lane) 2. Continue Past Stanley Avenue 3. Continue onto Ferry Street 4. Ferry turns onto Victoria Ave, go RIGHT into the Clifton Hill Parking side entrance. Once parked, it’s a quick walk to the main event.
Route #3 From Thorold Stone Road 1. If you are on the QEW heading south towards Niagara Falls you will see signs for Thorold Stone Road. 2. Take the Thorold Stone Road exit and turn LEFT, continue all the way through to Stanley Avenue, slight right. 3. Turn LEFT onto Hwy 420. 4. Then RIGHT onto MacDonald Avenue 5. Turn LEFT onto Centre St. 6. Turn RIGHT on Victoria Ave. 7. Turn LEFT into the Clifton Hill Parking side entrance. Once parked, it’s a quick walk to the main event.
Route #4 From McLeod Road 1. On the QEW, head south towards the Falls and take the McLeod Rd exit and turn left. 2. Travel through to the Marineland Parkway and turn LEFT on Stanley Ave 3. Turn RIGHT onto Ferry Street 4. Ferry turns onto Victoria Ave, go RIGHT into the Clifton Hill Parking side entrance. Once parked, it’s a quick walk to the main event.
Helpful Tips for Visitors
Designate a Meeting Spot – Niagara Parks recommends that friends and family attending the fireworks show take a moment at the beginning of the evening to assign a designated time and location as a meeting place, should individuals become separated following the show’s conclusion. Please ensure everyone in your party is aware of this location, particularly children attending the event.
Dress for the Weather – Visitors are advised to dress warmly and in layers to prepare for all types of weather conditions and take extra precautions to protect extremities such as hands, feet and ears.
As always, the presence of security and policing will be on-site to ensure everyone’s safety throughout the night.
Community partners involved in the New Year’s Eve festivities in Queen Victoria Park include: The Niagara Parks Commission, The City of Niagara Falls, the Tourism Partnership of Niagara, Niagara Falls Canada Hotel Association, Fallsview Tourist Area, Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort, Victoria Centre Tourist Area, Clifton Hill Tourist Area, Canadian Niagara Hotels, Skylon Tower, Lundy’s Lane Tourist Area, Tim Hortons, Pizza Pizza and many other stakeholders within the City.
Niagara Falls Hotels
Book your Niagara Falls hotel now for New Year’s Eve
Clifton Hill Hours of Operation for New Year’s Eve
New Years Eve Dinner Parties
- AG Inspired Cuisine: 5195 Magdalen St. Niagara Falls (Get Details)
- New Years Eve Dinner & Dance at Embassy Suites (Get Details)
- Morton’s Grille: 6740 Fallsview Blvd Niagara Falls (Get Details)
- Prime Steakhouse: 5685 Falls Ave. Niagara Falls (Get Details)
- Sheraton Fallsview Restaurant: 5875 Falls Ave, Niagara Falls (Get Details)
- Massimo’s Fallsview Restaurant: 5195 Magdalen St. Niagara Falls (Get Details)
- Milestones on the Falls: 6755 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls (Get Details)
- Carpaccio Restaurant: 6840 Lundy’s Ln, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1V6 (Get Details)
- New Years Eve at Boston Pizza Americana: 8444 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls, ON (Get Details)
- Mojito House NYE Celebration: 4030 Montrose Rd, Niagara Falls, ON L2H 3E1 (Get Details)
Niagara on the Lake
What better way to celebrate 2024 than with a glass of wine from one of Canada’s most famous wine-growing regions? Visit prominent wineries like Riverbend Inn & Vineyard, Trius, or Peller Estates for exclusive drink and dine events. Check websites for the most up-to-date information, and book ahead of time to prevent disappointment—these events frequently sell out rapidly.
- New Year’s Eve at Trius Winery (Get Details)
- New Year’s Eve Dinner Peller Estates Winery (Get Details)
- Sunday Night Fever NYE Party at Peller Estates (Get Details)
- New Year’s Celebration at Irish Harp (Get Details)
- Reif’s Winter Wonderland at Reif Estate Winery (Get Details)
- New Years Prix Fixe Dinner at Ravine Winery (Get Details)