After eating, drinking, and being merry during the holidays, there’s nothing like a good New Years Eve party to let off some steam and start the new year right with your squad! We all know there’s a lot happening on New Years in the Six, but if you’re anything like us and aren’t feeling the NYE club scene, a quick getaway to MTL for a trendy New Years Eve party is the perfect way to switch things up.
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The New Year’s Eve Party is a massive event and a part of Merry Montreal (or Montreal en Fêtes), which is hosting a ton of awesome festivities and outdoor activities like Holiday Film Screenings and Christmas Karaoke. The awesome NYE Party this year promises to be unforgettable, kicking off with a large firework display over the Saint-Lawrence river followed by an outdoor dance party and performances by artists like Scott Helman and Son Real.
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While you're there, be sure to check out Merry Montreal's other events, like their famous Christmas Market, which boasts a festive holiday atmosphere and magical lighting. Did we mention that the event offers different tasting packages for festival-goers? So whether you want to try over a dozen available microbrewery beers or to taste the products of local artisans, there's something for everyone.
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It’s all happening December 1st-31st in the Old Port of Montreal, one of the oldest neighbourhoods in North America. With its European vibe, great restaurants, trendy boutiques, and unique hotels, it’s also a super romantic place to wander and spend the day or the weekend (aka the perfect place for a winter getaway with your SO).
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If you live in Toronto, it’s all just a short 5-hour drive away, so start planning your trip now! The Coca Cola NYE Party event takes place on Saturday, December 31 at 7:00 PM - 2:00 AM EST.
Check out Merry Montreal's website for all the details and be sure to follow them on Facebook, and Twitter for more updates!
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