8 NYE Events in Vancouver for every personality

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NYE at Telus World of Science will ring in 2020 in the heart of the city.

While there was sad news that the epic NYE Vancouver fireworks show would not be happening for 2019/2020 (although, it will be returning again next year), at least there are still tons of fun alternatives happening around the city.

We already listed some of the more unusual ways to ring in the New Year this December 31st, but if that wasn’t enough of a list for you, we’ve got 10 more events happening around the city.

So whether you’re a homebody, party person, or looking to ring in the new year in style, take a look at the 10 NYE events in Vancouver below that will fit every personality type.

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8 NYE Events in Vancouver for every personality

Five unusual ways to spend New Year’s Eve

Celebrate the New Year’s with improv comedy and a look back at 2019 with Vancouver TheatreSports.

How unusual, you ask? Well, maybe not that unusual. But the following New Year’s Eve events have the benefit of featuring a diverse lineup of live acts, an unusual location, and/or both. There’s even a family-friendly event in here.

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Five unusual ways to spend New Year’s Eve

5 Vancouver-Specific New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Actually Want to Keep

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We’ve all got the same ol’ New Year’s resolutions each year that typically fall under losing weight, eating better, exercising, earning money, etc… etc…

Not only are those resolutions not fun they are not easy to keep. So, instead of making the kind of resolutions that will have you swearing off bread or sweating on a treadmill surrounded by hundreds of other people who’ve pledged to shed 10 pounds, here are 5 Vancouver-specific resolutions that will actually be fun to accomplish.

Try one, or try them all! Let us know if you can think of any other good ones in the comment section below.

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5 Vancouver-Specific New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Actually Want to Keep

Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend: Dec. 29, 2017

Roll your post-holiday cheese and cookie-filled self on out to enjoy the last weekend of the year! There are a lot of chill things to do during the day with family, as well as opportunities to wear that glitzy garb and champagne yourself rosy until until the first hours of 2018.

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Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend: Dec. 29, 2017

Ring In the New Year like a Queen with Vancouver’s Gender-Blending Drag Royalty

By Kendell Yan

New Years Eve is a night of jubilation, promising fresh prospects, new resolutions, and spirited enthusiasm about the year ahead, to which many of us in the city put on our best threads and head out for a night of high ticket cover and hi-balls. One way to keep your promises promising is by ringing in the new year with Vancouver’s premiere drag kings/queens/things! Cover is low, entertainment value is high, and the gender blenders of Vancouver are sure to keep your night dragging onwards and your year starting on the upwards!

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Ring In the New Year like a Queen with Vancouver’s Gender-Blending Drag Royalty

Things to Do in Vancouver this Weekend: December 29, 2017

That was certainly a year. Hang in there – it’s almost over! All hard things things aside, this weekend be thankful for your triumphs and for all the good things that came or endured in 2016. Ring in hope for 2017 at one of Vancouver’s many events – there’s several ways to catch the fireworks, there’s family fun, cocktail parties, lively DJ nights, and even some parties that veer on the wild side.

 

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Things to Do in Vancouver this Weekend: December 29, 2017

6 Super Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Vancouver

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Not everyone enjoys staying up until midnight to ring in the New Year on December 31 (and sometimes its the parents, not the kids who fall asleep first!) Luckily, there are plenty of family-friendly New Year’s Eve activities in Vancouver that keep the spirit of the night alive with less of a focus on drinking and debauchery.

If you’re looking for something to do with kids this New Year’s Eve in Vancouver that won’t elicit the dreaded “I’m bored” or “this sucks”, check out the list below that features 8 awesome family-friendly celebrations in Vancouver that range from mountaintop activities and bonfires to balloon drops and circus acts!

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6 Super Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Vancouver