Dec 18, 2012
Mississauga Celebration Square is hosting its second annual New Years Eve party with a
free event featuring a concert by electro-pop sensations LIGHTS and Nightbox,
Mississaugas own DJ D3AN TH3 MACHIN3, gourmet food trucks, skating and an exciting
countdown to midnight.
Last year, 30,000 people attended the Citys first official New Years Eve
on the Square, said Susan Burt, director, Culture Division. This year, were
inviting everyone back for another great party!
What/Who: Mississaugas 2nd Annual New
Years Eve Celebration
Hosted by Mississaugas own Daniel Kelly of Degrassi Next Generation fame
When: Monday, December
31, 2012, 8 p.m. Midnight
Video Skate Party: Best of 2012
9:20 p.m. Mississauga Arts Council Limelight
9:30 p.m. DJ D3AN TH3 MACHIN3 spins live
10:00 p.m. Nightbox performs
10:40 p.m. DJ D3AN TH3 MACHIN3 spins live
11 p.m. LIGHTS performs
11:55 p.m. Countdown to midnight, including greetings from
Mayor Hazel McCallion
300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C1
(Duke of York Blvd. and Burnhamthorpe Rd. W.)
activities, skating and concerts
Delicious treats available for purchase from gourmet food trucks andC Cafe
This event is sponsored by Enbridge and Scotiabank.
Event activities are weather permitting. Please be advised that road closures will be
in effect in the City Centre between December 31 and January 1. For a map of the
closures, visit www.mississaugacelebrationsquare.ca.
Take MiWay to the Square and ride free on New Years Eve! Free service on all
routes runs from 7 p.m. on December 31 until 4 a.m. on January 1. If your plans involve
travelling after midnight, extended evening service details are available at www.miway.ca/holidayservice.
The annual Mayors New Years Day Levee is being held on January 1. For
details, visit www.mississauga.ca.
Mississauga Celebration Square is ready for a season of dynamic winter events. For a
full listing of events, visit www.mississaugacelebrationsquare.ca. For
the latest updates, like Mississauga Celebration Square on Facebook.
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Located outside of Mississauga Civic Centre in the downtown core, Mississauga Celebration
Square is a vibrant state-of-the-art multi-media event destination. The newly renovated Square
is host to a dynamic line-up of year-round free outdoor events and festivals that showcase
arts, cultural diversity and entertainment.
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 741,000 residents and more than
54,000 businesses, including more than 60 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or
major divisional head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on
the shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is
"Leading Today for Tomorrow" by focusing on delivering services, implementing its
Strategic Plan, delivering value for money and maintaining infrastructure.
Onsite Media Contact:
Agius, Events Manager
Public Affairs Consultant
905-615-3200 ext. 4073