Looking for a great party city to spend the last night of 2016 in Canada? The nation's capital, Ottawa, might be smaller than other major cities like Toronto and Montreal, but as the centre of the country's political life as well as its industry, there's no doubt this town lights up during the evenings with some of the best parties out there, every night - so imagine what happens on December 31st, the wildest night of any year!
Browse below to check out some of the hottest parties in town, in order of popularity. Just to help you out a bit more, we've also created this unofficial guide to the best New Year's Eve celebrations Canada's awesome capital city has to offer.
If you're looking for the most elegant party out there, one place will cater to your need to dress to the nines to welcome 2017 in style: The Black & White New Year's Eve Affair at The Whiskey Bar, where you'll be able to create an incredible champagne memory to kick off 2017, offering amazing music to party to all night long, as well as the most upscale décor in town, shots of bourbon during the evening and a midnight celebration to remember forever, including confetti bombs, balloons and a champagne toast.
If you're looking for something less on the fancy side and on a wilder note, The Bourbon Room will be celebrating the best and brightest of 2016 at their Hangover III celebration, where DJ Ilon and a surprise and amazing celebrity DJ will be keeping you on the dance floor with the best jams of the year. With 2 floors of space, they're expected to bring in 1,000 partygoers, and you can join in the epicness!
Can't make up your mind with all the amazing party choices? That's quite all right: the New Year's Eve ‘Extravaganza’ Club Crawl 2017 will get you to the best bashes in the city, with just one ticket.