Welcome in the next “Roaring Twenties” with a magical and unforgettable New Year’s Eve celebration! This is a world-wide celebration of ringing in the New Year. Pop the champagne, party it up, and dance the night away with some of the most popular events around the globe! The experts at AurTravel will plan your New Year’s Eve celebration getaway for you.
New York City
New York City is known as the king of all things New Year’s. The Times Square Ball Drop has been an annual tradition since 1907 and is one of the most iconic celebrations during the New Year. The ball drops 141 feet in 60 seconds and is made of a combination of LED lights and crystal. Indulge in live performances by the top trending artists before the clock strikes midnight. While you are there, participate in the annual Central Park run or walk along the Brooklyn Bridge to view a spectacular array of fireworks!
In the city of all things fun and excitement, Las Vegas has several amazing options for you to ring in the New Year with your friends or family! Celebrate at the Stratosphere high above the ground with an open bar, food, DJ, and a fascinating view of the fireworks. If you want a more party-themed celebration, check out all the fun at Margaritaville’s New Year’s Eve Party at The Flamingo! Put on your best tropical attire and dance to live music complete with an open bar and a champagne toast at midnight. If you want a family-friendly party, visit The Cosmopolitan for its ice skating rink. Also included is an open bar for those over 21, a DJ playing the hottest hits, and fireworks at midnight.
Hop across the pond to London for New Year’s! Watch the fireworks along the Thames River from a cruise or a speedboat, or just sit along the river’s edge. Everyone typically gathers around Big Ben, the giant clock in the center of the city, to countdown. The city provides free transportation from 11:45pm to 4:30am, ensuring that everyone gets home safely. If you want to attend a party, check out London Sky Bar’s New Year’s Eve Party. Watch a movie, eat some food, dance, and witness a panoramic view of London. The party doesn’t stop there! Head to central London for the New Year’s Day Parade to keep the festivities going.
Rio de Janeiro
Head on down to Brazil and celebrate 2020 with your friends and family in Rio de Janeiro! Celebrate what the locals call “Reveillon,” at either Copacabana or Ipanema Beach. Traditionally, people dress in white on New Year’s Eve. Another customary activity is to jump 7 waves in the water, making a wish with each jump. Watch the fireworks from the barges off the shores and eat pomegranates. Keep the seeds in your wallet, as the seeds are believed to give you wealth. Rio has a lot of traditions, so be sure to meet some locals to learn about more holidays traditions!
New Year’s Eve is a super fun holiday to celebrate and can provide life-long memories for you and your family. Travel somewhere near or far to ring in 2020. Whether you travel to the city that never sleeps – or the magical Rio de Janeiro, 2020 will be a year to remember with all of the celebrations, parties, and traditions. The experts at AurTravel will assist you with booking your memorable New Year’s Eve celebration anywhere in the world! Make your plans today by calling 402.891.6909.