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Reveillon at Rio de Janeiro
Haven't decided yet where to celebrate the new year? Don't you worry about it, Rio annually helds Reveillon, an amazing New year's celebration, in the heart of Cidade maravilhosa. Keep in your mind that Rio covers one of the most spectacular settings of any metropolis in the world, so imagine, how impressive the fireworks could be?! Reveillon is the second biggest celebration after Carnivale, they start to planning it already on August. You will experience an incredible New Year's surrounded by 2 million people crowd on the beach with an spectacular view.
Rio de Janeiro is nothing else but gorgeous mountains, white sand beaches and deep blue sea, have a tropical cocktail on the beach of Rio and have your own little paradise. Once you arrive to this marvelous city, you will fall in love straight away, happy and beautiful people, who know how to have a good time , and they know that at New Year's You have to forget your worries and celebrate. All you will see, will be colors all around the beautiful panorama of Rio, tons of fireworks exploding in the sky over Copacabana.
For the locals is not just about the New Years, they also celebrate the sea goddess, lemanja, wearing white, carrying a statue of Iemanjá to the beach and launch flowers and other offerings into the sea. You can easily take a part of this procession, learning a bit of their culture. I guess, you have no idea what are you missing, DJ and live music divided in 4 stages along marvelous Copacabana beach, a laser show, and of course already mentioned fireworks. This year it will be even more special, because of the major sporting events to be hosted by Rio de Janeiro (Military World Games, the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and the 2016 Summer Olympics), they have called it The Golden Decade.
Make this a great year, by celebrating it with happy Rio people and the whole world that will be there. The party officially will begin at 6 pm with great Dj's ,the highlights will be the colors of white, graphite, silver and gold, dominating the celebration, enormes screens all over the piazza, where you can might to see yourself. The very main location of one of four stages is located in front of the famous Copacabana Palace Hotel, another playing Pop and Rock music at the Rua Santa Clara, the third up on Leme BEach playing BEat Radio 98 hits and the fourth near Rua Xavier da Silveira, playing the best of Brazilian 70's and 80's. So make sure, you choose your type of music and head there to have the best new years of your life, this year's theme will be Bahian Samba music.