The New Year’s Eve is just around the corner, which is the last day of the year, December 31st. New Year’s Eve is celebrated at evening social gatherings, where many people dance, eat, drink cocktails as well as alcoholic beverages, and watch or light fireworks to mark the new year. The New Year celebrations generally go on past midnight into January 1st. The New Zealanders and Australians will be amongst the first to light up the skies with celebratory fireworks display. The rest of the world will then follow, city-by-city as the countdown signifies the beginning of the year 2015. The international celebrations continue for 24-hours, from the Sydney Opera House to London to Times Square in New York. While the whole world commemorates the same new year, every location is different in how they celebrate the holiday with their part of their choice.
While, the Pacific Islanders will get a taste of the tropical weathers on New Year’s Eve with the world-famous fireworks display, much of the United States associates New Year’s Eve celebration will be having a wintry weather and blustery January air. With over seven tonnes of fireworks scheduled to be launched throughout the evening, Sydney can expect one of its most colorful and brighter displays yet.
Time Square, New York