As we’re approaching the end of 2020, the beginning of another brand-new year is on the card. Although 2020 has not been so kind to us, this can’t be an excuse to stay out of the road on new year’s eve. As the world has started coping with the new normal, people have already started planning to spend the last evening of the year in a dream destination and things can’t get more classic than the iconic destination of Manhattan, the urban core of New York City. Whether you’re all alone or with the love of your life, New York has so many things to offer on New Year’s Eve.
The Iconic Ball Drop In Times Square
When you are in New York City during New Year’s Eve, you simply can’t miss the iconic Times Square Ball located on the roof of a skyscraper. This artificial wonder has been a year-long attraction for the tourists that come alive on New Year’s Eve. The tradition of dropping the ball started way back in 1907 and since then it has become an event to watch out for every year. Enthusiasts around the globe attend this special event and wait in Times Square in freezing cold weather till midnight for the countdown. You can also keep an eye on live streaming to experience virtual fun.
Kickstart The New Year By Running
There’s nothing better than celebrating New Year’s Eve on a different note. The midnight run of New York is a popular non-traditional way to end the year on a high note. Usually, The New Year’s Eve Midnight Run starts on the stroke of midnight near the Central Park area and you can run along with the hundreds of participants. The main motto of this four-mile run is to inspire the people of the community to stay active through running.
Catch Top Live Acts Around The City
Being one of the cultural hubs of the country, there are a number of live performances that happen at midnight on New Year’s Eve. New York is famous for its street performances around the city, and the live performance of various musical groups during this time adds an extra spark to the celebration. Lincoln Centre is the leading performing arts center with more than 20 different performance venues in it. Madison Square Garden is another place to catch up on live performances. So, don’t forget to check out the great performance venues of the city for more fun.
Spend Good Time At A Club Or Bar
When you are in New York City, you just can’t keep yourself away from the colorful nightlife of New York. If you are a party freak, New York has so many things to surprise you. Parth and Club of Manhattan are experts to host special New Year parties for men and women with an option of unlimited food and beverages. There are quite a few open bars that offer free drink tickets and other exciting stuff. The prices become a bit high during these kinds of special occasions but if you explore properly, you might end up having some great deals.
Feast Your Way Into The New Year
No party is ever completed without the feast of your stomach. You need to recharge your stomach for partying all night long. With various types of restaurants around the city with different cuisines and cultural flavors, customers are ready to flock. Indoor and outdoor dining are available but you have to book your table prior. If you’re a fan of Michelin-star meals then go to Tuome for a fine dining experience in the East Village Street. For the burrito and other Spanish flavor lovers, try BOQUERIA SOHO in Spring Street.
However, the situation for this year is completely different than the previous years. With the pandemic threat looming large, many celebrations of New Year’s Eve have been canceled across the city. So, before making a concrete plan, it’s advisable to have a talk with the organizers about the latest developments. Alternatively, you can also make some arrangements at home and deck your home up to welcome 2021! There are many party warehouses out there that can help you make your New Year’s Eve party at home colorful and memorable. Let’s welcome the new year in style.