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First Footings New Years Eve Celebration
First Footings New Years Eve Celebration
Date: 12/31/2017 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Cost: Food Bank Donation
Location: Muskoseepi park

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City of Grande Prairie Fireworks Cancelled for December 31

Due to extreme cold weather conditions, the City of Grande Prairie fireworks display and sleigh rides have been cancelled for Sunday, December 31, 2017. Indoor activities at Muskoseepi Park are continuing as planned.
City Administration will re-evaluate temperature and wind conditions on Monday to determine whether the fireworks display can be re-scheduled for 7pm on January 1. With the expected warming temperatures, higher winds are also anticipated. Federal regulations require wind speeds below 40km/h to proceed.
Residents can receive the latest information on the Muskoseepi Park Facebook page or the City of Grande Prairie website and Facebook pages. 

Happy New Year Grande Prairie! New Years 2017

Bring the whole family down and ring in 2018 down at Muskoseepi Park for the annual First Footings New Years Eve Celebration!

When is the Event?                                        

First Footings is held on December 31, 2017 starting at 6:30 p.m.

What is the Cost?

Admission to the event is a donation to the Food Bank - there is a $2 fee for sleigh rides

Schedule of Activities

6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.

        *Please note sleigh rides will not be available in temperatures below -25 

        Local Family Entertainment
        Face Painting *Ends at 9:30 p.m. to ensure children already in line leave with a painted face*
        Children's Activities & Games 
        Ice Skating on the Pond     
        Hot Chocolate
        *Concession is available, but you are also welcome to bring snacks*

6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m

Performances in the Auditorium

        The DandyLionesses 
        The Strand Band 
        The Chronic Euphonics

Interactive Games & Activities in the Meeting Room

        Hula Hoop Circus

10 p.m. Ernie Radbourne Pavilion closes


On Sunday, December 31 (New Years Eve), special New Years service hours will be in effect. Transit service will begin at 9:00 am, and will run all the way until 3:15 am when the last buses leave Towne Centre Mall. After 6:45 pm, all buses will be free to ride. Grande Prairie Transit is your responsible choice for safe and affordable travel to and from New Years Eve events.

For more transit information click here

*Fireworks are wind/weather permitting, 40km/hr wind will result in cancellation.
*Parking in Muskoseepi Park will be limited for the duration of the event, including setup and take down times

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