Sorry, Vancouver. There will be no New Year’s Eve party this year. Come back next year. But maybe call first, would ya?
British Columbia’s internationally celebrated city will be without a much-ballyhooed end-of-year family celebration, again, after organizers say they simply didn’t raise enough money to host the promised party.
The Vancouver New Year’s Eve Celebration Society announced on Thursday that the party would be postponed until next year, when they can hopefully ring in the New Year with some style.
"We believe there continues to be the need for a significant, community celebration for New Year’s Eve in Vancouver," chair Charles Gauthier said in a statement.
"While we couldn’t pull the funding together in time for this year, we’re hopeful additional community and corporate supporters will come to the table with funding over the coming year."
The New Year’s Eve celebration was supposed to be a family-friendly event, completely free to visitors in every way. There was goingRead More »from Happy No Year: Vancouver cancels New Year's Eve Party