New Year's Eve Celebrations at Nathan Phillips Square

The City of Toronto is proud to again produce this year’s free New Year’s Eve celebrations at Nathan Phillips Square, the largest outdoor skating and dance party in Toronto. Deputy Mayor Denzil Minnan-Wong will count down the New Year, launching a midnight fireworks display choreographed to music.

Date: Thursday, December 31
Time: 8 p.m. to 12:15 a.m. (January 1)
Location: Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St. West

The evening will feature music by award-winning Toronto DJs MelBoogie and P-Plus, and will conclude with a set by internationally known Toronto DJ Starting From Scratch. The square will be animated by performances from Zero Gravity Circus and hosted by Jasmine Denham and Ivan Wanis Ruiz. The celebrations will start at 8 p.m. with a DJ skating party sponsored by Tim Hortons.

Please note some side streets around Nathan Phillips Square will be closed or will have vehicle traffic restrictions from 11 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. to accommodate the fireworks safety zone. The City of Toronto encourages visitors to take the TTC to this event.

More information is available at or by calling 311.