Info Hostels photo 566 ©


New Years Eve Partying in New York

New York Hostels

New Years Eve in New York City is where everyone wants to be. Every year the city pulls out all stops to host a myriad of events to give every visitor and resident alike a night to remember. You can join the Brooklyn Bridge Walk into the New Year, The Midnight Run under the many fireworks that will light up the sky or simply find a club or lounge to see in the New Year with your friends.

Below are a few of the events and clubs you can choose from.

Every year over 1 tonne of confetti is thrown over the crowds in Times Square as the clock ticks past midnight. The famous ball drop on top of One Times Square building has been tradition since 1906 with an estimated 1 million people attending and a billion people watching worldwide. To get the best view make sure you arrive early. Times Square will fill up fast with the prime viewing spots taken in the early afternoon. You'll need to be prepared for a long evening so dress warm and perhaps have some food on hand too. Free music concerts will keep you entertained while you wait. Remember if you leave your spot, you won't get it back! Large video screens on Broadway and 50th, 52nd, 54th and 58th will also be put up for viewing.

If you are looking to do something else other than join the flocks of people crammed into Times Square, try a cruise to sail you into the New Year. There are many on offer that will float you down the Hudson River while you take in the city skyline, and then past some of NYCs most loved and iconic monuments; the Brooklyn Bridge, Manhatten Bridge, Ellis Island and of course the Statue of Liberty. Prices vary depending on the type of admission you would like and include food, drink, dancing and partying, and you will be treated to a stunning fireworks display over the water as the countdown hits.

What would New Years in NYC be without a few decent parties? The bars and clubs are packed with partygoers, most who have paid a premium to be there. Any hot spot will expect you to be dressed to impress. Cocktail attire is a must. From clubs like Room Service with seductive lighting, to Duvet, a club that has beds as it's seating – as seen in that famous Sex and the City scene. Be sure to plan early if you are considering heading to a nightclub party as half of all the New Years Eve events in New York sell out weeks before, and the closer you get to the New Year, the higher the ticket price becomes. The club scene is glitz and glam and will ensure a fabulous night out for your New Years Eve countdown!



Link: www.infohostels.com/en/hostels-in-New-York/
City: New York
Country: USA
By:
Published on 12-Dec-2008
Section EVENTS
[ Book Hostels in New York ]
Book Hostels in New York.

Read blog news about New York

7 properties in New York  

Top Related New York News.
  • Photo of New York City, New York

    06.25.2019. New York City New York is the most densely populated city in the United States.  It consists of five borough...

  • Photo of New York City, New York

    10.14.2017. New York City New York City is home to 8.5 million people who are innovators, hustlers, and the best in their fiel...

  • Photo of Why you will love New York, New York

    05.01.2016. Why you will love New York One of the greatest cities in the world, New York is always full of activities, with famous sites at...

  • Photo of New York City Never Sleeps, New York

    02.02.2016. New York City Never Sleeps New York, the "Big Apple", is the city that never sleeps. No matter the time of day (or night) you w...

  • Photo of Irresistible New York, New York

    11.27.2015. Irresistible New York It's your first trip to New york city, and you're only staying for the weekend. While it's impossi...

  • Photo of Thanksgiving, beautiful family time, New York

    11.25.2015. Thanksgiving, beautiful family time Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in the United States as a day of giving thanks for...

  • Photo of Indian American Day Carnival, New York

    08.28.2015. Indian American Day Carnival New York, New York, the city that never sleeps, it seems like each neighborhood has a little country...

  • Photo of The best city in the world, New York

    06.22.2015. The best city in the world New York, the land of promises and dreams come true, where everything seems better, sweeter and brig...

  • Photo of Chic Manhattan, New York

    05.26.2015. Chic Manhattan Once you visit USA, you won't be able to get enough of it, not to even mention getting everywhere an...

  • Photo of New York, dream big, New York

    04.14.2015. New York, dream big New York city seems to be a dream destination for many, the American dream across the world, there i...