New Year's Eve Festival Strathcona County

Skating pathway at Broadmoor Lake Park is closed

The skating pathway CLOSED at 3 p.m. today so we can set-up the amazing fireworks! A reminder the fireworks are set to go at 8 p.m.

Last modified: Dec. 31, 2023, 3:37 p.m.

New Year's Festival 2023

Sunday, December 31, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Ring in the new year with free family-friendly activities and entertainment. Finish the night off with our annual fireworks show at Broadmoor Lake Park!

Donations for the Strathcona Food Bank will be collected at the New Year's Festival.

Activities schedule

view the 2023 activity map (870.8 KB)

Fireworks 8 p.m. - FM Frequency 106.7

Enbridge Energy Zone in Festival Place

  • Lego Display: 6 - 7:45 p.m.
  • Aerial Artist: 6 p.m., 6:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

Joburg Aggregates LTD. Winter Fun Zone in the Peace Park

  • S'mores: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Hot Chocolate: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Snowshoeing: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. 

G&J Construction Group Winter Fun Zone on the Plaza

  • Fire Dancer: 6:15 p.m., 7:15 p.m.
  • Cabane à Sucre: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Mattamy Homes Activity: 6 to 7:45 p.m.
  • Code Ninjas - Robotics, Coding and STEM: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Ice Sculptures: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Warming Zone: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Enbridge Energy Zone in the Sherwood Park Arena and Sports Centre

  • Shinny Hockey: 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. 
  • Sherwood Park Skating Club Performance: 7 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Lost Child and Glow Stick Handouts: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Recreational Skate: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
  • Sin Bin Hockey Shootout: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Be a part of the festival by volunteering!

Available volunteer positions

(CANCELLED) January 1 at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre!

Bring a donation for the Strathcona Food Bank and dress warmly for winter fun from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(CANCELLED) 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Snowshoeing and Cross-Country Skiing*

  • Toonie ski lessons (1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.)*
  • Toonie guided snowshoe hike (2 p.m.)*

*Regular trail and equipment rental rates apply. 

(CANCELLED) 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. - Snow Play

  • Play in the snowy winter kitchen, create sculptures, paint the snow and more!  

News Year's Festival details

Thank you to our sponsors!

Festival Partner
Presenting Sponsors  
Enbridge Logo G and J Construction Group logo
Branded activities / In-kind support

Code Ninjas Sherwood Park

Mattamy Homes


SinBin Sports

The Keg Steakhouse + Bar Sherwood Park  

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Last updated: Sunday, December 31, 2023
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