Have fun in the New Year Events in Great Britain

With the winters and snowfalls around, the Christmas and New Year is all set to come in with a big bang in Great Britain. A lot of interesting events are organized in Britain during this festive season, which attracts millions of tourists from various corners. If you are planning for a New Year celebration in the most wonderful way, visiting Great Britain is the best idea. The zeal for the festive season becomes all the more strong in Britain at this time of the year. However, the type of festivity differs widely at different parts of Britain however. Here is a brief description of various events which are organized in the Great Britain during the festive season.

London Eye firecracker

One of the best place to enjoy during the festive season is the London Eye fireworks. Not only the kids, even the adults will find immense pleasure here. With jostling crowds of both native and international people you are surely going to have a great time here. At London eye, during the s festival, the entry is free.

Winter Carnival at Newcastle

This is one of the most popular New Year event in the city. It’s a great event, if you are going with your family or romantic partner. It is held ins famous Newcastle and the carnival starts on December with an amazing street parade and ends with a breathtaking firework. You can see the imposingly huge Ice Queen model. The parade is followed by skeleton characters and colorful monkeys, salsa and steel drum bands and a number of dancers. The parade begins right at 5.15 am, although people start gathering from 2.30 pm in the afternoon. Guests have free of cost entry in the Newcastle.

Edinburgh Hogmanay Torchlight Procession

It’s a wonderful family event and a large number of people flock around Edinburgh’s extensive Hogmanay roster. This is actually an incredible Torchlight Procession, which starts from Parliament Square right from 6.30pm. The Procession looks breathtakingly beautiful and ends at the Son et Lumiere and Calton Hill. It is continued with an amazing firework. The festival is undoubtedly a thrilling experience and it’ a charity event as well. A great deal of money is raised from the sale of torches. The fund is given to the Radio Forth’s Cash for the welfare of Kids and orphans.

So just plan out your trip accordingly and have fun on the New Year evening at Great Britain.


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