Family First Night

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31, 6PM - 9PM

Family First Night is the North Shore's original and longest running family friendly New Year's Eve event. Enjoy laser tobogganing, take in live entertainment on the main stage by Vancouver's magician Joel Eddington, interactive clowning from Carlos & Carlitta and an exciting fire routine performed by Vesta Fire Entertainment. Keep an eye out for Tickles & Yowza our roving clowns and take in some live music under our big top tent.  
 
Cozy up to the warmth of Mt Seymour fire pits and indulge in complimentary s’mores. If you're hungry, we've got you covered with some of Vancouver's finest food vendors. Venture into the woods with your family on an intriguing Snowquest or enjoy a self-guided snowshoe along lantern lit trails. All of this followed by an early NYE countdown, party favors and a fireworks finale at 9pm. 
 
Tickets are available online only at $25 per person, children 2 and under are free. One hour snow tubing sessions are available for an additional $10 (limited to 390). 
INCLUDED ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT 
  • Entrance into Family First Night
  • Laser Tobogganing
  • Snowshoeing 
  • S'mores
  • Snowquest Scavenger Hunt
  • Live Stage Entertainment including Carlos & Carlitta Clowning *NEW*, Magic by Joel Eddington *NEW* & Vesta Fire Entertainment
  • Live music featuring "The Honey Tongues" *NEW*
  • Tickles & Yowza the Clowns
  • Face Painting, Arts & Crafts
  • Party Favors
  • Fireworks
  • Shuttle Service from Parkgate Village, North Vancouver

FOOD & BEVERAGE

  • Food vendors featuring sweet and savory dishes.
  • Smores station with fire pits. We will be giving out complimentary smores to you all evening. 
  • Seating areas will be available on the main and upper level of Enquist Lodge as well as outside near the food vendor trucks and inside the big top tent.

PARKING

SHUTTLE BUS SCHEDULE 

EXTRA SHUTTLE BUSES FOR FAMILY FIRST NIGHT WILL BE RUNNING CONTINUOUSLY FROM 5PM ONWARDS FROM PARKGATE COMMUNITY CENTRE. PARKING AVAILABLE AT OVERFLOW PARKING LOT LOCATED JUST NORTH OF PARKGATE VILLAGE ON MT SEYMOUR RD

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • This is a winter road. All vehicles driving up MUST HAVE SNOW TIRES.
  • A Family First Night event ticket must be purchased online for entry into the event. Tickets for tubing or tobogganing purchased earlier in the day will not be valid. Season pass holders will also have to purchase an event ticket. Family First Night is a special event which is why an event ticket is required for entry.
  • Children 2 and under are free.
  • Taxes are NOT included in ticket price.
  • All ticket sales are final. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • Mt Seymour is not liable for any lost items, property or items left unattended.
  • The event will proceed rain or shine. Alterations due to weather should be expected. Tickets will not be refunded due to weather.
  • There is a free shuttle for the event. Shuttle schedule will be posted online prior to the event.
  • All participants with a snow tubing ticket must be over 48 inches tall.
  • Remember to bring up your toboggans or you can purchase one of our sliding carpets on site from the retail tent at Enquist Lodge! 
  • No inflatable or custom-made sliding or steering devices allowed.