What's On


It's one of the largest New Year's Eve party in Canada: the Ultimate New Year's Celebration! Concord's New Year's Eve Vancouver 2018 is a family-friendly and fully-inclusive celebration of the biggest night of the year.

Pick up your Family Zone Pass or Celebration Pass and join us inside Vancouver Convention Centre West.

Upgrade your indoor experience with a VIP Experience Pass and enjoy complimentary champagne, a delectable buffet, and the very best view of two incredible fireworks shows, launched from an offshore barge in Coal Harbour.

Or simply come down for the FREE Street Party on Canada Place Way. Ring in the New Year with 100,000+ friendly people of all ages, overlooking our beautiful water and mountain views with an incredible fireworks display synchronized to a soundtrack broadcast.

WHEN: Sunday, December 31, 2017

  1. Free Street Party: 7:00 pm to 12:15 am
  2. Indoor Party (Family Zone, Celebration Pass, VIP Experience): 7:00 pm to 1:30 am
  3. Family Fireworks: 9:00 pm to 9:05 pm
  4. Midnight Countdown Fireworks: 12:00 am to 12:11 am
Important: As the offshore fireworks barge is located in Coal Harbour, please note the fireworks are NOT viewable from English Bay and Kitsilano. As well, the fireworks will not be viewable from the promenade at the Canada Place Pier due to its closure on the night


The event features state-of-the-art sound, lighting and video systems with two huge party rooms inside Vancouver Convention Centre West, two large outdoor stages, four pop-up performance zones, fully licensed bars, a food truck festival, and two incredible high-aerial fireworks displays!

There is something fun for everyone:

  1. Family Fireworks
    Celebrating New Year's Eve with young children can be a challenge, which is why Concord's New Year's Eve Vancouver includes an early fireworks show that coincides with the East Coast's midnight countdown. The 5-minute, high-aerial Family Fireworks will be launched from the offshore barge in Coal Harbour at 9 pm. For tickets to indoor viewing areas, click here.
  2. Midnight Countdown Fireworks
    The midnight moment, the arrival of 2018, will be greeted with an intense, spectacular fireworks show erupting from the offshore barge in Coal Harbour. The 12-minute, high-aerial show starting at 12 am sharp will be synchronized to a soundtrack and broadcast live on 102.7 THE PEAK radio station. For tickets to indoor viewing areas, click here.
  3. Indoor Celebration Pass - Purchase tickets here
    Pick up your celebration pass for just $58 and bring your party indoors to the Vancouver Convention Centre West with two huge party rooms including the YVR World Stage featuring Vancouver's very own DJ Flip-Out and the Decibel Collective. The JRfm Party Stage will feature Vancouver's favourite urban country DJ, jaXon Hawks spinning the ultimate party playlist, plus live sets from Shawn Austin and Shylo Sharity.
    Note: This is an all-ages event; there are no age restrictions. The Celebration Pass includes access to the Family Zone. Bar service will be available.

    Regular Price: $58 CAD plus service charge

  4. Indoor RE/MAX Family Zone - Purchase tickets here
    For guests with families and kids, the Family Zone pass is just $28 which provides access to the RE/MAX Family Zone located inside Vancouver Convention Centre West. This colourful family fun area includes a special "Kids Can Dance" party hosted by Rockin' Robin and Alyssa Nielsen from As You Wish. Kids activities include party hats, noisemakers, face painting, balloon drop at 8:45 pm, free hot chocolate vouchers, and the Family Fireworks at 9 pm. Note: This is a family-friendly event. Bar service will be available.

    Regular Price: $28 CAD plus service charge (Children under 5 years of age can enter for FREE)

  5. Indoor VIP Experience - SOLD OUT !
    Upgrade your party to our ultimate VIP Area in Vancouver Convention Centre's glass-walled ballroom, which features the floor-to-ceiling waterfront windows for the incredible fireworks shows.

    This party room will have the hottest countdown in the city with exclusive NYE performances by the city's top DJs spinning the best in Hip Hop, Top 40 and world beats.

    Your VIP pass provides access to the VIP Lounge overlooking the main dance floor and the entire party, plus private party areas with beautiful furniture and décor. You'll receive everything included with the Celebration Pass, plus:

    1. Expedited VIP entrance
    2. Access to the furnished Platinum VIP Lounge
    3. A complimentary glass of premium champagne to toast the New Year
    4. Catered buffet of savoury canapés
    5. Separate VIP bar with premium brands
    6. Free coat check

    Note: This is an all-ages event; there are no age restrictions.

    Regular Price: $149 CAD plus service charge

  6. Free Street Party on Canada Place Way
    One of the most recognizable areas in Vancouver, Canada Place Way and Jack Poole Plaza will host 102.7 THE PEAK Main Stage, Coast Capital Savings Stage, Global BC TV's live countdown broadcast, and a spectacular street party with 20 of Vancouver's top food trucks. Roving performers, neon robots, fire dancers and visuals will entertain thousands at the most prestigious and spectacular New Year's Eve celebration in Vancouver!