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395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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We've moved our celebrations indoors! 

(Fireworks and the Tim Hortons Hot Chocolate / Coffee Truck will remain outdoors)

Sunday, December 31, 2017

5 to 9 p.m.

Magna Centre (800 Mulock Drive) 

Celebrate the end of 2017 with us and usher in the New Year with the Town of Newmarket. 

Relish in the fun of the evening with family-friendly entertainment, free skating and swimming for the whole family!

Newmarket Honda Rink:
  • Inflatable bouncy castles and slides
  • Pulsars Gymnastics
Tim Hortons Gymnasium:


  • DJ Tyler Stevenson from 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Stacey Renee Band from 8:05 to 8:50 p.m.
Inflatable LED igloos featuring:
  • Face Painting
  • Balloon twisting
  • Caricatures
LED Glow Lounge

Magic 2 Go - table magic show

Main Concourse:
  • Photo Van
Multi-purpose room 5 (Inside West entrance):
  • Tim Hortons Express Train Rides
Free Public Skating – 5 to 8 p.m.:
  • Bobby Forhan Rink
  • Pfaff Motors Rink
Free Public Swimming – 5 to 8 p.m.:
  • Metro Pool

Food Trucks - UPDATE

  • Free Tim Hortons Hot Chocolate and Coffee (while supplies last)   
  • UPDATE: Unfortunately due to the extreme weather conditions all Food Trucks, with the exception of the Tim Hortons Hot Chocoloate / Coffee Truck, are unable to attend due to mechanical difficulties. 

New Year's Eve Countdown and Fireworks 9:00 p.m. (Outside East entrance parking lot) 

This event has been brought to you in partnership with Tim Hortons. 

For more information, please email or call Customer Service at (905) 895-5193.

Support Newmarket's green initiatives by walking, carpooling, or taking the bus. 

For up-to-date weather and/or cancellation information for Town-run events, please call the PLAY Hotline 1-877-PLAY936, on the date of the event, two hours prior to the start time. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.