New Years Eve Family Frolic

Ring in the New Year at Fort William Historical Park!

December 31st, 2019 • 6pm-10pm

Enjoy a family-friendly evening filled with indoor and outdoor activities, games and live entertainment. The celebrations will culminate with a dazzling fireworks display in the Main Square.


Adult $10.00  
Student $8.00 Valid with Student ID
Senior $8.00 60+ year of age
Youth $8.00 Ages 6-12
Child $8.00 5 & under

Tickets can be purchased by calling 807-473-2344 or in person at the Fort William Historical Park Visitor Centre during Ignite the Fort. (*Prices include HST)


Ring in the New Year with dazzling fireworks show

  • Enjoy snowshoeing, skating and tubing
  • Watch Indigenous artisan demonstrations and live entertainment
  • Share your 2020 goals on the Resolution Wall
  • Have fun at the science station, games gallery and scavenger hunt
  • Make New Year's crafts
  • And much more! 


• Log Sawing • Moose Skis • New Year's Eve Trivia Challenge 

Getting Here

Car Fort William Historical Park is located at 1350 King Road, Thunder Bay. Click here to get directions to the Park. Parking is free.

Thunder Bay Transit Fort William Historical Park can be reached by taking Thunder Bay Transit Route #4 Neebing, Bus stop #1609. Plan your trip using NextLift or view the Neebing route schedule. The Thunder Bay Transit Route #4 Neebing to Fort William Historical Park does not run on Sundays or Statutory Holidays.

Access by bike or snow machine

  • Cyclists are welcome; bike racks are available
  • Snow machines cannot park at the event; there is no admission via the Kaministiquia River

What to Bring

  • Weather appropriate clothing

Food and Beverage

  • The Cantine Restaurant will be offering a full menu (Debit, Visa, MasterCard and cash are accepted)
  • Outside food and beverages are not allowed - In the case of dietary restrictions please contact the Visitor Experiences Coordinator at (807) 473-2357 to make alternate arrangements prior to the event date
  • ATM available at the Visitor Centre

Event Rules and Regulations

  • Fort William Historical Park has a ZERO TOLERANCE policy. Any patron found to be in contravention with the rules and regulations will be dealt with accordingly.
  • Pets are not allowed at this event.

Activity schedules may change or be cancelled in the case of inclement weather conditions.