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New Year Celebrations for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Forget watching the ball drop while rubbing elbows — and hands together — in the Big Apple. There’s plenty of other family-friendly fun to be had to ring in 2019, and much of it is free. Chicago There’s plenty of fun before midnight in Chicago and its environs, including the New Year’s Eve party at […]

Travel Goals to Make for the New Year

By Audrey Lee A fresh new start is coming when we ring in the New Year. For some, this means setting a list of goals to accomplish in the next 12 months. As you begin to write down ideas for what you want to set out to do, consider these travel-related goals you can set […]

Planning a NYE Trip

New Year’s Eve seems to be one of those holidays we know is coming — it’s literally the same time every year — but tend to ignore until it’s right around the corner. Blame the all-encompassing Christmas holiday and the busyness of the season, but, regardless, New Year’s Eve plans can sometimes fall by the […]

New Year’s Eve Around the World

Edinburgh, Scotland Ring in the New Year in Edinburgh, Scotland, during Hogmanay. The epic celebration lasts for four days, kicking off with thousands taking to the streets of Edinburgh, torches in hand, while locals play pipes and drums. Join in the massive street party on Princes Street, culminating in a fireworks finale. The Hogmanay street […]

First Night, Fun Night

Thanks to art communities, theater companies and other creative groups in cities around the United States, the excitement of New Years Eve and New Years Day is no longer a grown-ups only proposition. In recent years, First Night festivals popped up to welcome people of all ages to the party. These vibrant street festivals not […]