Trooper New Year’s Eve Gala – December 31

Trooper New Year’s Eve Gala – December 31

Event Details

Gala Reception – 18+ Only

Date: Sunday, December 31, 2023

Show Time: 8:00 PM

Event Cost: Tickets from $175.00 (Plus applicable fees)

Ticket Includes: Admission to the Trooper concert and a gala-style dinner reception.


Gala Dinner Menu

  • Welcome Prosecco Drink
  • Grey Goose Booze Luge
  • Seafood Palace Station
  • Charcuteries Station
  • Martini Potato Bar
  • Carved Roast Beef Station
  • Pasta Station
  • Candy Shop Dessert Bar
  • Chocolate Fountain Station


About This Performance

It goes like this: millions of records, a couple dozen hits, a Juno Award for Band of the Year and ongoing sold-out shows across Canada. Universal Music acknowledges Trooper as “one of Canada’s top five selling bands of all time” and the Vancouver Sun has called them “Canadian rock heroes of the first order … the best-performing band in Canada”. In 2023 they were inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Then, as now, what makes Trooper what they are is great performances and great pop songwriting.


Trooper’s ten studio albums have earned multiple gold and platinum awards and their 6x Platinum greatest hits, Hot Shots, continues to be one of Universal Music Canada’s best-selling catalog CDs and one of the country’s most enduring party soundtracks. In celebration of the band’s 35th anniversary, a totally updated and re-mastered collection – Hits From 10 Albums – was released, featuring songs spanning the entirety of their recording career.


In 2012 Trooper songwriters Ra McGuire and Brian Smith were awarded SOCAN’s prestigious ‘National Achievement Award’ to acknowledge their significant and lasting contribution to Canada’s songwriting legacy. “We’re Here for a Good Time (Not a Long Time)”, “Raise a Little Hell”, “The Boys in the Bright White Sportscar”, “Two For the Show”, “Pretty Lady”, “Good Ol’ General Hand Grenade”, “Round, Round We Go”, “Santa Maria”, “Janine” – just a few of the Trooper hits that, according to writer Ryan Sparks, “have woven their way into the fabric of this country like no other bands have been able to do. Tune into any radio station from Vancouver to St John’s and you’re bound to encounter one of their dozen hit radio anthems that are still featured in heavy rotation to this day.”


It’s no exaggeration to say that Trooper has become a Canadian legend. They continue to perform their huge collection of hits with the vitality and sense of humor that has served them well on their steady march through the hills and valleys of Canadian rock and roll.



6:30 PM – Doors Open and Dinner Service Begins

8:30 PM – 9:00 PM – DJ Swell

8:30 PM – Dinner Service Ends

9:00 PM – 9:45 PM – Even Odds Band

10:15 PM – 10:45 PM – DJ Swell

10:45 PM- 12:15 AM – Trooper

12:15 AM – 1:45 AM – DJ Swell

1:30 AM – Last Call