New Year's Eve in Victoria park celebrations planned in Charlottetown

Published on December 21, 2015

Fireworks at Victoria Park in Charlottetown on New Years Eve Monday. Guardian photo

The City of Charlottetown’s New Year in the Park celebrations will take place in Victoria Park on Thursday, Dec. 31 from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.

All are welcome to attend the free community event, which offers sleigh rides, refreshments, musical entertainment and a small fireworks display.

Residents and visitors are reminded to dress warmly and feel free to bring a flashlight, party hats and noisemakers for this festive celebration.

Sleigh rides will end at approximately 6:30 p.m. with a prayer for peace and the countdown for the new year beginning at 7 p.m.

If the event has to be cancelled due to poor weather conditions, an announcement will be made through local media and the city’s Facebook and Twitter accounts: and