News release

Countdown to 2019 on Celebration Square this New Year’s Eve!

Entertainment and activities | December 19, 2018

The countdown is on to the biggest bash of the year! Mississauga Celebration Square is the place to be on December 31 to ring in 2019.

NYE 2019, presented by Pizza Pizza, features an impressive lineup of Canadian talent, including Mississauga’s own R&B and hip hop artist, Anders, all-female hip hop collective, The Sorority, Juno-award winner, k-os and platinum-certified breakout duo Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine.

Kick off your night with a dynamic DJ Skate on the Celebration Square ice rink and be sure to stay for food trucks galore and a spectacular fireworks show at the stroke of midnight.

Schedule of Events

Main event hosted by Scott Willats

8 p.m. to midnight

8 p.m. – DJ Skate with DJ Tilt and Sir Lancelot 
9:p.m.- The Sorority 
9:45 p.m.- k-os
10:30 p.m.- Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine
11:10 p.m.- Anders  
11: 59 p.m.- Countdown to 2019
Midnight- Fireworks presented by Tim Hortons

Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Dr.
Mississauga, ON


Activities are weather permitting. To ensure safety, please note that the skating rink on the Square will close at 11 p.m. on December 31 in preparation for the fireworks show.

Please be advised that road closures will be in effect in the downtown core between December 31 and January 1. For a map of the closures, visit

MiWay is offering free rides on routes across the city on New Year’s Eve from 7 p.m. on December 31 until 4 a.m. on January 1 to ensure event-goers get home safely. More information on fares and holiday bus schedules are available at

Free events like New Year’s Eve at Mississauga Celebration Square are possible through the generous support of our community sponsors, including Pizza Pizza, Tim Hortons, Alectra Utilities, FCR Management Services LP, Meadowvale Town Centre, Pepsi and our media partner,

For the full NYE schedule, more information on the rink or upcoming winter events, visit


Media contact: 
Julie Craig
Communications Coordinator
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 3253
TTY: 905-896-5151

On-site media contact: 
Karen Ferreira
Supervisor, Mississauga Celebration Square
City of Mississauga