New York City is the center of new years eve celebration in the world. Each year, thousands of foreign tourists arrives in the city of New York just to enjoy their amazing holiday. You would see many popular tourist attractions in New York City filled with heavy flow of tourists. The world famous new year’s eve ball drop event was attended by more than one million people at the Times Square in NYC. So, you can imagine the level of celebration mood of the people of New York.
In this article, we have compiled a list of best places to celebrate new years eve 2017 in New York City.
5 Best Places to Celebrate New Years Eve 2017 in New York City
1. Times Square
Times Square is the most visited tourist attractions in the United States. It is also the most popular place to celebrate the new year’s eve moment in the world. The world famous ball drop event will be attended by more than one million people and watched by over a billion people worldwide. You should book your hotel room well in advance to witness this beautiful event. If you are not able to attend the event, then visit our guide on how to watch Times Square Ball Drop New Years Eve 2017 Live Stream.
2. Empire State Building
The Empire State Building is the second most popular place to celebrate the new year’s eve in the city of New York. The building will be decorated like a bride. It will also have a spectacular fireworks show on the eve of new year 2017. We are recommending you to please book your observatory ticket in advance to get the panoramic view of the city. The Empire State Building has one of the best fireworks in the United States.
3. Statue of Liberty
Statue of Liberty is the third most important place to visit during the celebration of the new year’s eve. You can also book your ticket on the cruise to get the great view of the fireworks of the Statue of Liberty. Many cruise companies in New York City provides special new year packages to welcome the new year.
4. Central Park
Central Park is one of the largest urban parks in the United States. The park will have a beautiful fireworks, a costume parade and much more. There will be so many people in Central Park to witness the ceremony. If you are not planning to visit the Times Square, then Central Park is the best option in the nearby locations.
5. Brooklyn Bridge
Don’t forget to walk over the Brooklyn Bridge on new year’s eve. You just need to walk at midnight to see fireworks. Do not forget to enjoy the beautiful fireworks of the Statue of Liberty, the Chrysler Building and the Manhattan Bridge from the Brooklyn Bridge. A good number of paid tours are also available, charging between $30-50$.
Article last re-published on August 18, 2016.