New Year's Eve

Celebrate '2013' at Kinki ... with a New Years Eve Fiesta Featuring Champagne paired menus, Live dj, and Featured performances @ Kinki - Burlesque Show and much more... Come & share your NYE resolution with us... 31|12|12 - For Reservations 613.789.7559 | [Kinki]

Celebrate '2013' at Mambo... with a New Years Eve Fiesta Featuring Champagne paired menus, Live dj, and Featured performances @ Mambo - Latin Tropicana Show and much more... Come & share your NYE resolution with us... 31|12|12 - For Reservations 613.562.2550 | [Mambo]

New Year's Eve 2013 at Barrymore's Music Hall - A New Year's Eve party you'll be talking about all year! New Year's Eve at Barrymore's features catered food, NYE decorations, and a NYE count down, At least 5 decades of music (60's, 70's, 80's, 90's and today's top 40) will be covered. Limited amount of tickets are sold @ $25. Last year's New Year's event sold out 2 weeks in advance so get your tickets early! Warning: Price may increase soon!  Tables available for bootle service. Please email us at to reserve...[tickets]

Yuk Yuk's - Aaron Berg - Michael Gelbart - Jennifer Grant - (613) 236-5233 for ticket information.[tickets]

Absolute Comedy - Andy Hendrickson and Sam Demaris (613) 233-8000 for ticket information.[Tickets]

Irene's Pub - THE FIFTYMEN New Year's Eve bash Start: 31 December, 2012 9:30 pm Cost: $25 - THE DUSTY DRIFTERS and JOHN CARROLL and the EPIC PROPORTIONS with BIRDIE WHYTE

The Rainbow - The Hammerheads Ring in the New Year with The Hammerheads, the funkiest dance party of the Year!!! Tickets: $25.00 available at the club starting Monday Dec. 10, 2012 The Hammerheads music pays hommage to the grandmasters of 70s funk (P-funk,Cameo, Chic, the JBs,Kool & the Gang, Rick James, Ohio Players, BT Express, SOS Band, etc) and in concert the band uses classic dusties along with their originals as the foundation of a non-stop jam...a hip-hop sensibility of mixing applied to a live band.

The Black Sheep Inn - The Digs + DJ BeatScience NYE party December 31 (New Year's Eve) 8:30 pm - $15 adv The Digs ( High Octane Funk/Motown Revue, with special guest DJ BeatScience, [Tickets]

Babylon - Babylon and Antique Skate Shop New Year’s Eve party

CE Centre - For all you folks in Ottawa still looking for the best place to go on New Year's, here is what you've been waiting for! Diamond Class Events is hosting the "Totally Grand New Year's Eve" and it is the city's largest and most spectacular party this year! We are shaking things up this December 31 to give you the most luxurious red carpet celebrity style event you will ever see and the perfect way to celebrate the start of 2013! - HOST BAR! - Cocktails: 7pm - Dinner Reception: 8-10pm - The band "SHINE" performing live! - DJ & Dancing! - 3000 Balloon drop and champagne at midnight. - A chance to win the $20,013 GRAND CASH PRIZE! Tickets: $150 (taxes included)- [Tickets]

Ottawa Convention Centre - Celebrate New Year's Eve 2012 by Dancing in the Stars at the Ottawa Convention Centre! Your evening will begin with a 3-course gourmet dinner designed by Executive Chef Geoffrey Morden, with two glasses of wine. From the incredible Trillium Ballroom, gaze upon the most stunning view of the city while toasting 2013 with a complimentary glass of Champagne, followed by a late-night buffet. Dance the night away to the world-renowned Alter Ego, who will amaze you with their spectacular performance of music from the 70s, 80s, 90s and today, along with the DJ's selection of top 40 hits. If you prefer to arrive after dinner, purchase our Party Tickets, which include the champagne toast, midnight buffet, live DJ and performance by Alter Ego. Ring in the New Year in style at the Ottawa Convention Centre, Ottawa's premier venue for stellar celebrations! Doors open at 6:00pm for dinner guests, 9:00pm for Party guests. Dancing in the Stars presented in association with CTV, CFRA, Majic 100, Bob FM and TEAM 1200. Visit for more details. [Tickets]

Fatboys Southern Smokehouse - New Years Eve BBQ & Blues Bash! Monday: 9:00 pm – 2:00 am Join us for a night you'll never forget! Great BBQ and Canada's top touring blues act- JW Jones, all for just $99 ALL INCLUSIVE! /[link]

Westin Hotel - Ottawa's BIGGEST and BEST countdown to 2013 is at the Westin Hotel, brought to you by STARFISH creative events + inspiration. All Access Tickets Include: Hor's doeuvres from 9-11 p.m. Dessert Bar at 12 midnight One beverage of your choice (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) Party Favours Surprise live entertainment Special rates for the STARFISH Beauty Bar and for Hotel Rooms ($159) at the Westin Hotel A chance to win a trip for 2 to South Beach Miami Over 10 bars featuring Miami style cocktails (extra charge) Bid on silent auction items and support our charity of choice, UNICEF Canada [Tickets]

Play Food and Wine - Play will be offering 3 and 4 course menus designed by our Executive Chef, Michael Moffatt, with optional wine pairings available selected by our Wine Director, Kerri Smith. For early seatings, from 6p.m - 7p.m, we will be offering a 3 Course Menu for $55.00 per person, before tax and gratuity. From later seatings, from 8p.m - midnight, we will be offering a four course menu for $75.00 per person, before tax and gratuity. Optional wine parings for our three course menu will be available for $35.00 per person, before tax and gratuity and for $45.00 per person, before tax and gratuity, for our four course menu. [link]

Shenkman Arts Centre - New Year's Eve Comedy Night - Presented by: Ottawa Theatres Presents and Fusion Arts Management - Monday, December 31 at 9 pm Second Annual Ottawa New Year's Eve Capital Comedy Night Featuring: Gilson Lubin, Ron Josol and Kate Davis Start the New Year in stitches when Canadian comedians will have you rolling in the aisles of Harold Shenkman Hall this New Year's Eve. [Tickets]

In Theatres

Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Parental Guidance
West of Memphis
Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away 3D
Jack Reacher
The Impossible
Not Fade Away
On the Road
This Is 40
The Guilt Trip
Monsters, Inc.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Any Day Now
Save The Date
Let Fury Have The Hour
Playing for Keeps
Buffalo Girls

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Opening this Week

56 Up - 2013-01-04
A Dark Truth - 2013-01-04
Zero Dark Thirty - 2013-01-11
Gangster Squad - 2013-01-11
A Haunted House - 2013-01-11
Storage 24 - 2013-01-11
Struck by Lightning - 2013-01-11
Fairhaven - 2020-01-11

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1 Taylor Swift - I Knew You Were Trouble
2 Bruno Mars - Locked Out of Heaven
3 The Lumineers - Ho Hey
4 - Scream & Shout
5 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - Thrift Shop
6 PSY - Gangnam Style
7 Justin Bieber - Beauty and a Beat
8 Rihanna - Diamonds
9 Phillip Phillips - Home
10 P!nk - Try