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Celebrate with over 1,000 party-goers at Ottawa’s Biggest & Best indoor New Year’s Eve Celebration.
Countdown to 2015, Havana-style, at the Canadian War Museum from 8 pm to 2 am, plus, take advantage of our two hotel specials.
DJ Ray Ray is back to ring in the New Year! Party to the hottest Latin hits, Top 40, Blasts from the Past, and more!
Escape the cold and party at Ottawa’s HOTTEST NYE Celebration. Plus, one lucky guest will win a Trip for 2 to Cuba.
This is a 19+ event. Valid ID is require in order to be admitted. Take advantage of super early-bird and early-bird tickets! This event will sell out!

Countdown to 2015, Havana-style, at the Canadian War Museum

This is a 19+ Event – Valid ID is required in order to be admitted



All Access Tickets Include:

  • DJ Ray Ray plus Live Entertainment
  • Havana-style hors d’oeuvres from 9-11pm
  • One complimentary beverage of your choice (alcoholic or non-alcoholic)
  • Party Favours
  • Entry for a chance to win a trip for two to Havana, Cuba
  • Dessert Bar at 12 midnight
  • Candy Bar
  • Silent Auction in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • Discount rates for December 31 at the Ottawa Marriott and Four Points by Sheraton Hotel & Conference Centre


Ticket Prices

  • $65 until December 5
  • $75 between December 6 and 15
  • $85 starting December 16

*HST additional

In Person – Starting November 3

Flowers Talk, 1305 Wellington St. East, Ottawa
Open Monday to Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Note: Exact cash payments only.


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DJ Ray Ray, one of Ottawa’s most popular DJ’s is back!

Dance to the hottest Latin music, Top 40, Blasts from the Past, and more!

DJ Ray Ray has been a staple at the STARFISH New Year’s Eve Celebrations since its inception in 2008. He has been professionally DJ-ing for more than 20 years is signed to record labels in Australia, Germany, Belgium, France, England, and New York City.He has opened up for Talib Kweli, Will.I.AM (Black Eyed Peas), and more, and has also had the honour of spinning with Drake’s DJ.

DJ Ray Ray has also played for:

  • Project Runway Canada
  • Private party for Kiefer Sutherland in Mexico City
  • Private party for Veuve Clicquot (France)
  • The International Winter Music Conference (WMC) in Miami, home of the International Dance Music Awards (IDMA).

This year DJ Ray Ray will be spinning the most electrifying Latin Music, your favourite Top 40 hits and blasts from the past that are sure to keep you on the dance floor all night long!

One very lucky guest will win a Trip for 2 to Cuba!

Get your tickets fast! this event will sell out!


  • How do I receive my tickets if I pay online?

Bring your proof of purchase directly to the Canadian War Museum, 1 Vimy Pl, Ottawa. You will receive an event bracelet, a complimentary drink ticket, plus a ballot for a chance to win a trip for 2 to Cuba. Advance ticket pickup is highly recommended in order to avoid long line-ups. This will take place at a venue to-be-determined, on December 30 and 31. Stay tuned.

  • How much is a hotel room and what type of room do I get?

Rooms at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel can be booked at the discounted rate of $109. Parking is available at the hotel for $15. You can reserve your room at the Ottawa Marriott Hotel for the special rate of $159 (regular $219). Both packages are for single or double occupancy. Each additional person (up to four people maximum per room) is an extra $30 payable at check-in. Suites and upgrades are also available.

  • Why should I book a hotel room?

Our guests love the idea of spending the night of December 31 at a hotel.  Last year, over 150 hotel rooms were booked. You can get ready in your room and enjoy it after the party. Imagine having no long taxi waits at the end of the night, and being able to rejuvenate the next morning by at the pool and with a delicious breakfast.

  • How do I book my room, and what else do l need to know about the two hotels?

The Four Points by Sheraton Hotel is very close to this year’s venue, the Canadian War Museum.

Hotel Features:

To make a reservation, please call their toll free line or visit this link and mention that you are attending the Havana Nights event.
The reservation code is: HNL31A

To book a room, please call the hotel directly at 819-778-6111 or email reservations@fourpointsgatineau.com. For more details about the hotel, please visit their website .

 * Remember to tell the hotel representative the promo code (provided upon ticket purchase) to make sure you get the amazing deals!

  • Tell me about the Beauty Bar!

Want to spice things up for New Year’s Eve? Get glammed up with our Beauty Bar supporting this year’s charity of choice, the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Get styled at the C’est Fou Blow Dry Bar located downtown at 300 Slater St. open from 12 noon to 8 pm. on December 31. Reservations and advanced payment required. This service will sell out!  Hair: $30  Makeup: $30  Both services: $55 Please contact Rimi Datta to schedule your appointment.  613.255.2791  |   rimi@eventsbystarfish.com

  • Is parking available?

Underground parking is available.

  • Have you organized New Year’s Eve parties in the past?

Are you kidding? Yes! This is our 7th annual – Ottawa’s Biggest & Best indoor New Year’s Eve celebration. Click HERE to learn more about STARFISH creative events + inspiration and past New Year’s Eve events.

  • How can I win that trip to Havana, Cuba?

It’s simple! Once you arrive at the party, you’ll be given a ballot which must be completed and dropped in a specially marked box before 12:30 a.m. The door prize draw will take place at 1:00a.m. on January 1, 2014. You must be present, and come to the stage within 5 minutes to claim your prize, otherwise, another name will be drawn – and so on

Take advantage of the super early-bird, and early-bird ticket specials.
Plus, spend the night on Dec 31 at one of our two hotel partners!

Contact Us

Remember you can purchase your tickets online, or at the location below.

Eventbrite - NYE 2015 - Havana Nights

Flowers Talk, 1305 Wellington St. East, Ottawa 
Open Monday to Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Note: Exact cash payments only. HST (13%).
STARFISH creative events + inspiration
(613) 762-3622