New Years even not only marks the beginning of a new year but it also kicks off the long list of celebrations in the Capital for Canada’s 150th birthday.
We now know who will ring in the new year on Parliament Hill…CARLY RAE JEPSEN!
Here’s the rundown for December 31st:
- The party kicks off at 7 p.m. with a Peace Tower carillon concert, followed by a ceremony attended by dignitaries and both Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
- At exactly 8:17 p.m., there will be huge fireworks show launched simultaneously from Parliament Hill, the Alexandra Bridge and Nepean Point.
- Acadian hip-hop duo Radio Radio will take the stage at 9 p.m., followed by country singer Brett Kissel at 10 p.m.
- Miss Carly Rae Jepsen will ring in the new year!