If you’re looking for inspiration for where to ring in the new year, you’re going to want to head to Nathan Phillips Square for Toronto’s largest New Year’s Eve celebration.
This year’s party features a stellar lineup and will mark the grand finale of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto’s year-long celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday.
“I encourage everyone to come out to Toronto’s largest New Year’s Eve event to ring in 2018,” said Mayor John Tory. “This fun, free and family-friendly celebration will make the evening a special one for all.”
The celebration will feature talent that showcases Ontario’s cultural and artistic diversity and will include an action-packed lineup of talent. Other activities will include an epic skating party sponsored by Tim Hortons, and a spectacular fireworks display at midnight.
The program for New Year’s Eve at Nathan Phillips Square is as follows:
8 pm: Performative producer OBUXUM
8 pm to Midnight: Visuals by Roxanne Luchak
8:45 pm: Classic Roots & Nimkii Osawamick
9:40 pm: DJ set from Nino Brown (Yes Yes Y’all)
10:30 pm: Special DJ set by Hamilton’s internationally acclaimed electro-pop artist Jessy Lanza
11:15 pm: Live music from Toronto’s dancehall/soul sensations Bonjay
When: December 31, 8 pm
Where: Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto