New Year’s Eve is the most awaited festival for everyone. All the country celebrates this special night in their style. Being the most populous city of Ireland Dublin celebrates the night with parades, fireworks and rocking musical concerts. Last year, Dublin celebrates the festival for two long days with their amazing parties. So if you are planning to enjoy 2018 New Year’s Eve then you definitely should visit Dublin as the city is going to organize something bigger than last time.
On 31st December the city will celebrate the evening with a kickoff party, a mega hit festival. So you will be able to witness such a huge celebration along with the beautiful countdown party. The gatherings, the NYE concerts will be spectacular, so obviously you will be able to have a louder, bigger or even brighter New Year’s Eve of your life.
The people of this city love this evening from their heart so they arrange some grand celebration and you will certainly not found such things in any other cities of any other country. As the night started to come close the people of this city organize a visual tour-de-force. It’s a kind of ‘torch-lit procession’ performed by illuminated torch bearers, towering stilt walkers, floats, fire breathers and brilliant dancers. They walk the path of the entire city and produce a unique scene. There are also display of the magnificent fireworks from the top of the big hotels and massive projection and all these will be reflected on the wonderful architecture of Dublin city.
The beautiful, glittering, stunning fireworks follow the torch-lit procession and create an amazing view which will definitely amaze you. You will be able to watch superb performances at the Iconic College Green; in the countdown party some biggest popular bands of Ireland will play their rocking tracks. You need to buy a ticket in order to watch this program. But if you cannot manage those tickets then don’t worry; there will be some massive street parties all over the country. So just join the party and dance with their rhythm.
A huge group of people organise some free festival concerts all around the city by performing live performances, street dance, DJ music, animated lighting. Many people gather there in order to watch such shows and enjoy the NYE festival.
If you are in Dublin on NYE then you should definitely try the Big Brunch in the city, it is a family affair. The whole party is celebrated in Temple Bar’s Meeting House Square. You will get photo screening, balloon modelling, face painting and a number of stalls that provide various delicious foods.
The torch light procession is the best thing that the people organised in this city. Thousands of people come to this place only to visit this extremely beautiful procession of lights and fireworks. The countdown party of this city is a marvellous thing to watch. Many journalists from different media houses come to Dublin in order to cover this beautiful display of lights and NYE fireworks.
Best hotels for NYE
There are many great hotels in Dublin and they also offer such great facilities on New Year’s Eve. If you are planning to spend your next holiday in Ireland’s city, we recommend you to book the hotel in advance to get the best place for enjoying the celebrations.
Top 10 most booked hotels in Dublin are:
- InterContinental Dublin
- The Marker Hotel Dublin
- Fitzwilliam Hotel Dublin
- Dergvale Hotel
- Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin
- Clontarf Castle Hotel
- Dylan Hotel Dublin
- The Shelbourne Dublin
- The Merrion Hotel
- The Westin Dublin