African New Year

According to the Gregorian calendar, African new year is celebrated on January 1 every year with great zeal and vigor. During any festive season, Africa is one of the most popular countries known for its energetic, dynamic and colorful events and celebrations. Especially, during African new year, people from all across the world plan to travel to Africa with an intention to explore out the interesting and overwhelming traditions and customs of the place.

Certainly, South Africa makes a perfect place for having new year celebrations. The place is special and one of the perfect celebration destinations just because it hosts big stage parties during new year and people from outside Africa also participate in extravagant and royal events organized in Africa.

People in Africa mostly prefer to go on party all night to ring in the new year cheerfully but on the other hand, there are some who prefer staying back at home, enjoying the traditional meals prepared by the elders, chatting and discussing on topics that entertain the entire surrounding and cheer up the ambience.

Lavish meals, lots of music, dance and new year decoration in the african new year party add a blend of both tradition and fun to the new year celebrations so that it interests kids, adults as well as elders. New year parade in Africa is a popular celebratory idea practiced every year n January 1. Many other carnivals and events too are organized during the new years eve among which one of the popular events is cape town minstrel carnival. This event is recognized for its colorful and vibrant parade. The parade moves throughout the city entertaining people of various communities and localities.

New Years Eve in Africa

New years eve in Africa is very well known for its gala affair. South Africa is one among the best places to celebrate new years eve because it has everything for everyone. The Victoria and Alfred waterfront in cape town hosts the biggest new year bash with fireworks, music, dancing and live shows. Apart from the events and parties, Durban beaches for new year celebration are perfect for those who are not more of party lovers. For such people, Durban beaches are a medium of ultimate entertainment.

Usually, the Durban beaches are full at the time of new years with the lovely crowd. Although, they offer a wonderful sight seeing but it can be worth only if you visit the beaches during the day time because by the evening, you may come across a large number of crowd which may hinder your celebration and sight seeing.