The holidays are a time for celebration. Some of us love staying home and opening gifts while others enjoy ringing in the New Year by watching movies — and some of us like to wear our fanciest digs and paint the town red! No plans? Come to Red Deer this holiday season! We’ve put together a list of some of the best events and parties you can hit with your family and friends.
Christmas Day Dinners
Boulevard Restaurant + Lounge
33 Petrolia Drive, Holiday Inn & Suites at Gasoline Alley
Boulevard Restaurant + Lounge will be hosting a three course Christmas dinner. They will be open at 4:00 pm and reservations are strongly recommended.
3310 50 Ave, Cambridge Inn Red Deer
R&R Grill will be having their Christmas dinner on Wednesday, December 25, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. For reservations call 403-755-1167 or 403-392-2609.
New Year’s Eve
Family New Year’s Eve Party
Get your party on with the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame. It will be a fun filled night including an onsite DJ (On The Mark Productions), a dance party, party games, fun food and a balloon drop at 9:00 pm. Tickets are $45.00 for a family of four with extra tickets being $15.00 per person. Check out their website for details and bring in the New Year with a bang. Call (403) 341-8614 for more information.
New Year’s Eve Duelling Pianos
December 31 at Holiday Inn & Suites Red Deer South, look forward to an evening of energy, excitement, incredible food, and entertainment from live performers as they duel it out on the keys! The event will be taking place at Holiday Inn & Suites Red Deer South, 33 Petrolia Drive, with dinner prepared by Boulevard Restaurant + Lounge. Join Red Deer’s best New Year’s bash. The evening will include an elegant buffet with live action stations, carving stations, fruit displays, desserts, cocktails, and more. Experience live dueling pianos performances and end the night with a midnight toast. When the night is over, you have the option to ride the elevator home to one of our luxurious suites. Call them at (403) 348-8485 or purchase tickets online. Book early as tickets are limited.
35th Annual Resolution Run
Start the New Year off on the right foot by establishing or maintaining an active lifestyle. In addition to post-event refreshments, you will also receive a Unisex Resolution Run® Jacket.
Race takes place in the Red Deer South Park (Piper Creek, Southbrook trail area). The start/finish line will be on the NE corner of 50th Avenue and 19 Street, near The Tap House Pub & Grill. Race Time 6:00pm, 5K Run/ Walk, 1K Kids Run. Check out their website for details https://www.resolutionrun.ca/register-s14400&language=en
Westlake Grill and Heritage Ranch New Year’s Eve
Ring in the new year the right way! Celebrate with Heritage Ranch and Westlake Grill. From dinner, live entertainment, and champagne, to sleigh rides, s’mores bar and a holiday light display. Check out their website for a New Year’s Eve package to suite you.
Boots And Pearls New Year’s Eve
The place to be on December 31 is Longriders in the Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre! Great music and fun all within your favourite country bar. Don’t forget our famous midnight pancake breakfast and champagne. Come early and stay late! Giveaways include a pair of cowboy boots & a pearl necklace.
New Year’s Eve Party at The Red Deer Legion
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Hot Spur at the Red Deer Legion. Tickets on sale now! Red Deer Legion Members $25, guests & non members $30. Doors open at 7:00 pm and Dance starts at 8:00 pm.
Red Deer Cultural Heritage Society Presents New Years 2020
Red Deer Cultural Heritage Society and St. James’ Gate are throwing a party at Festival Hall . Dance the night away with the boys from St. James’ Gate and your friends and family. A 10:00pm light lunch will be served and a glass of champagne will be proved at midnight to ring in the New Year! Tickets are $60 and can be purchased online from eventbite.