Toronto New Years Eve Parties 2018

By Jesse Milns at Rebel for blogto on Dec 31, 2017

Toronto New Year's Eve parties for 2018 come in all types of forms, from intimate get togethers to galas, from comedy shows to concerts, and plenty more. With so many offerings this year, any way you choose to ring in 2018 is sure to be an unforgettable occasion.

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    • December 31

      Stranger Things Snow Ball 18'

      We managed to escape the shadow monster that was 2017, now celebrate making it out alive. Semi-formal dress required and Steve Harrington style hair heavily encouraged!

      No One Writes to the Colonel

    • December 31

      Chronologic: New Year's Eve

      Music from 1890 to 2018 plays in chronological order, leading up the grand finale at midnight. It's all the best dance tracks from every era.

      The Garrison

    • December 31

      New Year's Eve at Nathan Phillips Square

      Ring in the New Year at Nathan Phillips Square with DJs, live electronic music, site animations, a DJ skating party and a stunning fireworks display at midnight. It's totally free.

      Nathan Phillips Square

    • December 31

      Dwayne Gretzky Infinity Ball

      The Toronto super group secured the largest dance floor they could and bought tons of mirrors to create an Infinity Ball style art installation. Food, photo ops, and live music await.

      Enercare Centre

    • December 31

      Steam Whistle NYE House Party

      Steam Whistle is transforming their home, the Roundhouse, into the ultimate House Party with themed rooms, DJs, live karaoke and plenty of Pilsner.

      Steam Whistle Brewing

    • December 31

      Y2K NYE

      This party comes all the way from Chicago and brings award winning DJs, dancers, and massive video projection to the Baby G. This night is all about the best jams from the 2000s.

      The Baby G

    • December 31

      Everleigh Circa 1926 New Years Eve

      Celebrate the new year Great Gatsby style with style and sophistication. Like the DiCaprio movie, hip hop and current hits will provide the soundtrack. Sorry, Louis Armstrong.

      Everleigh Toronto

    • December 31

      Nightflight to 2018

      Fly into 2018 with good company at this party featuring shows by Sofonda Cox and Scarlett Bobo.

      Fly 2.0

    • December 31

      Majestic New Year's Eve

      Taking place inside the Fairmont Royal York, this is a gala style event for those who want to get fancy, with soaring ceilings, a full balcony, and crystal chandeliers.

      Fairmont Royal York

    • December 31

      The Dude's New Year's: The Big Lebowski

      Join in on this wild cinema tradition where tons of movie fans will ring in the New Year dressed in sunglasses and bathrobes. Screening at 9:30, tickets are $22.

      Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema

  • Event Spaces, Hotels and Alternative Venues


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    • December 31

      Dance Dance Resolution

      Your first New Year's resolution? Dance the night away! DJ Mensa takes control of The Rec Room with music, booze, and even a Dance Dance Revolution showdown.

      The Rec Room

    • December 31

      NYE at Ripley's Aquarium

      Ring in the New Year as you experience the Aquarium in a whole new way at their first ever New Year's party, featuring DJ Shamz on deck and bars scattered throughout the galleries. Tickets are $90.00.

      Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

    • December 31

      Back In The Day 90's NYE

      This tribute to old school hip hop, dance, house and pop features two floors with two unique sounds, confetti canons and balloon decor. Advance tickets are $30.00.


    • December 31

      Mardi Gras New Years Eve

      This jam features live music by the Penzionari and encourages wild masks and cocktail attire. Tickets are $50.

      Latvian Canadian Cultural Centre

    • December 31

      ROM New Year's Eve

      Inspired by the brilliant new Christian Dior exhibition, the ROM will host a glamourous with tons of live entertainment. Early bird tickets are $90.


    • December 31 - January 1

      Box Of Kittens Presents PoP

      Whether you’re looking to start 2018 with a bang or slam the door on the year that was, do it here with two floors of house, techno, bass, and dub. Tickets are $25 and up.

      1300 Gerrard St E

    • December 31

      Studio 1214 NYE Disco Party

      Relive the glory days of glamour and disco, filled with champagne and non-stop dancing at this glamorous affair.Early bird tickets go for $45.

      Gladstone Hotel

    • December 31

      Your Hood's A Joke

      This 70 minute show features comedians representing their country, city, or neighbourhood of origin and roasting each other's territories. Tickets are $30.

      Panasonic Theatre

  • Bars and Restaurants


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    • December 31


      Thoroughbred is teaming up with powerhouses DJs General Eclectic and Gil Masuda, spinning nothing but disco, boogie, and funk to get you on your feet. Tickets start at $10.

      Thoroughbred Food + Drink

    • December 31

      Fresh Start II

      A party filled with members of Tokyo Police Club, Hey Rosetta, Born Ruffians, Elwins and more, with DJ sets by Graham Walsh. Tickets are $35.

      The Rivoli

    • December 31

      New Years Eve at Nightowl

      Ring in 2018 in Little Italy with live cover music from the Lonely Hearts, plus complimentary champagne and noisemakers with $30.00 ticket.


    • December 31

      Donnie Darko 80's NYE

      Dance to 80s music while bringing in the new year at velvet underground. Costumes are heavily encouraged. Early bird tickets are $15.00.

      Velvet Underground

    • December 31

      New Years Eve Rooftop Silent Disco

      Three DJs spin different genres straight into your headphones so you can pick what jams to dance to. You'll see what others are listening to based on the headset's LED light. Tickets are $22.

      Hemingway's Restaurant

    • December 31

      Black & White Masquerade Bash

      Dress to impress and hide your identity with a fancy mask before dining, drinking, and dancing the night away.

      The Pour House

    • December 31

      Nearly Naked NYE

      Be entertained by live Burlesque Stars at Toronto’s cabaret and lounge Cherry Cola’s. Tickets are $25 in advance.

      Cherry Cola's

    • December 31

      NYE Pajama Party

      Pajama Parties aren't just for kids, you know. Put 2017 to bed and ring in the new year in comfort, with raffles, door prizes, and DJ Regina spinning all night. This one's free!

      East of Brunswick

    • December 31

      Rorschach's New Years Masquerade Party

      If clubs aren't your thing, spend New Year's drinking delicious craft beer and chowing down on oysters while wearing a mask. Tickets start at $25.

      Rorschach Brewing

    • December 31

      NYE Salsa Party

      Have a tropical getaway right in Toronto, with salsa lessons at the beginning of the night at DJ Santiago Valasquez spinning Latin hits later on. Tickets start at $50.

      Lula Lounge

    • December 31

      Straight Cash Homie NYE

      Hip-hop NYE party with selections by V△NESS△ and Chayne. Expect big tunes from SZA, Post Malone, Brockhampton, Migos and more, all night long. Advance tickets are $10.


    • December 31

      Drake Commissary House Party

      Everybody knows that house parties reign supreme on New Year's Eve, so the Drake Commissary is inviting you to their place. Tickets start at $75.00.

      Drake Commissary

    • December 31

      LaLa Land New Years Eve

      With dinner, dancing, instrumental jazz and hip hop, this party will make Toronto feel like a city of stars. Limited early bird tickets are $20.00.

      The Pint Public House

    • December 31

      House Party

      DJ Ikanpro, party favours, and champagne at midnight will take you to the end of 2017 at this no cover, no hassle house party.

      Pogue Mahone

    • December 31

      Guilty Pleasures

      Sneaky Dee's is playing all your guilty pleasures all night, from the 50's to today. Tickets start at $5.

      Sneaky Dee's

    • December 31

      New Beers Eve '18

      On the ground floor, Mascot will be serving a 3-course prix fixe dinner. On the second floor, a wild dance party in Odd Thomas awaits. Tickets start at $20

      Mascot Brewery

    • December 31

      All Ages at Rockpile

      Hip hop, house, EDM, dancehall, and top 40 jams are being played all night at this all ages party on Toronto's west end.Tickets start at $22.00.

      The Rockpile

    • December 31

      Lost Boyz NYE: Neva Neva Land

      A magical hip hop haven full of lost boys and girls, twinkly lights, misty dancefloors, Big Daddy Hook, Lil Tink, Yung Rufio, and a midnight to end all midnights.


    • December 31

      No Parents. No Bedtime. NO RULEZ NYE.

      It's a good ol' fashioned high school house party and you're invited. Their liquor cabinet is guaranteed to be bigger than what your friends had back in the day, and there'll be way more cool kids hangin' out.

      Track & Field Bar

  • Nightclubs


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    • December 31

      We are Uniun 2018

      UNIUN Nightclub boasts that it'll be the biggest New Year's Eve party on King Street with this special edition of We Are Uniun featuring Chris LaRoque on music duty. Tickets start at $40.00.

      Uniun Nightclub

    • December 31

      New Year's Rockin' Eve 80s Party

      This 80’s party in the city will countdown to 2018 like it’s 1988, with DJ Starting from Scratch spinning gems from Madonna, Bowie, Duran Duran and more.

      Ivy Social Club

    • December 31

      Barcode NYE

      Toronto's best DJs playing the best of hip hop, R&B, Soca and trap. Two floors with two sounds, right in the heart of downtown Toronto. Online tickets are $25.00.

      Orchid Nightclub

    • December 31 - January 1

      Boner: Dripping in Gold

      For those who don't want 2017 to end, this party goes until 4am, with big room beats in the main hall and sexy jams in the VIP lounge. Tickets start at $40.00.

      Club 120

    • December 31

      Lekker NYE

      Lekker is a Dutch word roughly meaning yummy, cool, or sexy. This one is all bout celebrating all things lekker from this past year. Tickets start at $45.20.


    • December 31

      New Year's Eve 2018 at CUBE

      DJ Aristotle takes over CUBE for their NYE party. This one's located right at Queen and Spadina so it's super easy to get around via free transit before or after.Tickets are $30.


    • December 31

      NYE at REBEL

      Rebel claims theirs will be the biggest New Year's Eve party in Toronto. Guess there's only one way to find out! Tickets are $


    • December 31

      Together With - Ambivalent

      One Loft presents the New Year's Eve 2018 Edition of TOGETHER WITH_! Homegrown techno talent will ease you through the final hours of 2017. Tickets are $30. at the door.

      One Loft

    • December 31

      The Clock Strikes 2018

      Celebrate New Years inside Lost and Found, King Street's late night basement club. Email in for ticket prices.

      Lost And Found

    • December 31

      SAME New Year's Eve

      Head over to King Street's notorious venue for hip hop, top 40, house and club anthems by John J. Early bird tickets cost $20.

      Same Nightclub

    • December 31

      Dance Cave New Year's Eve

      Catch some of Wintersleep's NYE set below at Lee's Palace before heading upstairs for an alt rock and pop dance party in the Cave. Tickets are $15.00.

      The Dance Cave

    • December 31

      New Years Eve 2018 at Liar Liar

      Come and see why they were voted best Nightclub at the 2017 Notable Awards at their official 2017 send-off party. Tickets start at $40.

      Liar Liar

    • December 31

      Luminous NYE 2018

      Raise a glass to a bigger and even better year ahead inside the King Street venue. Music by CRUNCH. Advance tickets are $30.


  • Concerts


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    • December 31

      A Big Sound NYE'S

      Toronto's biggest and best motown orchestra is back for their 4th annual NYE party. 30 musicians, lots of Marvin, Stevie, Aretha and more. Tickets are $40 at the door.

      Mod Club

    • December 31

      The Sadies New Years Eve

      The final show of the Horseshoe Tavern's 70th Concert Series sees The Sadies take over the historic venue. Tickets are $25.

      Horseshoe Tavern

    • December 31

      Indie New Year's Eve at Tranzac

      3 Rooms of Entertainment, including Toronto's best Indie bands, DJs and dancing. Tickets are $18.60 online.


    • December 31


      The Novia Scotia indie rock band spends New Year's in Toronto at Lee's Palace, with support by Dusted. Tickets are $29.50.

      Lee's Palace

    • December 31

      Stiletto Flats

      The Flats are charging up for an electric New Year celebration at The Duke Live. Party favours, champagne, door prizes, and the band's show, all for $10 cover.

      The Duke

    • December 31

      Musical Tribute to David Bowie

      Multi award winning vocalist Michael Bell takes on the sounds and style of David Bowie for a night of cosmic pop. Tickets are $30 at the door.

      The Cadillac Lounge

    • December 31

      Chris Whitelely & Diana Braithwaite

      Award winning blues artists Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley host a gala at Hugh's Room Live, complete with jazz, blues, and classic standards. Call the venue for ticket price.

      Hugh's Room Live

    • December 31

      Pkew Pkew Pkew

      Come celebrate the death of 2017 and the birth of 2018 with Toronto's favourite shredders. It'll be a party set with originals and fave covers, featuring Sweet and Lowdown, the Filthy Radicals and more.

      Bovine Sex Club

    • December 31

      Brownman Ali

      One of Canada's most acclaimed international jazz artists Brownman Ali performs in a quartet setting, delivering hard-swinging tunes to cap off your year. Early bird tickets are $45.

      Remix Lounge Toronto

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