10 Best Ways to Celebrate New Year with Friends and Family

10 Best Ways to Celebrate New Year with Friends and Family

New Year is a great time to move ahead in life and look forward to new beginnings. It is also a great time to rejoice with friends and family. New Year’s Eve is celebrated across all countries and religions with unanimous spirit and aplomb!  The year 2015 is on its way and everyone is fast making plans for their celebration on the New Year’s Eve! [ Read: Friends That Turned Into Family ]

10 Best Ways to Celebrate New Year with Friends and Family

Here are some fun ways to have fun this New Year –

  1. Go to a club party with friends

If you love dancing and want to ring in the New Year with your dancing shoes on, the best way to do it is hit the club with your friends. The loud music, dim lights will give you an adrenaline rush. You and your friends will have a ball dancing to the great music of the year played through the night. This might be a great option for youngsters who want to forget their worries and have a blast. [ Read: 15 Happy Family Quotes and Sayings


  1. Home party with family

Some people like a great and quiet new year’s eve. Invite all your friends and family to your home for a party. Make sure you have games planned for the night. Load in on the confetti, balloons, party hats, poppers and decoration. Have a great feast prepared and enjoy the New Year with your close friends and family while playing hosts to them.

  1. Go out for a fancy dinner

You can also enjoy a great dinner at a fancy restaurant. Have the three course meal you always wanted and enjoy the ambiance of the restaurant with your partner or close friends. Get served and feel like a king! Make a toast to welcome the  year 2015 and bid farewell to the year gone by! [ Read: Best Quotes On Family Relations For Better Bonding ]

  1. Travel to a different country

This is a great option for people who want to have a different and great celebration this year. Travel abroad to an exotic country for the weekend or for a couple of days to ring in your new year there. Paris or Greenland is always a favorite for ringing in the new year.

  1. Attend a cruise party

Who doesn’t like to cruise into the vast ocean amid a lot of fireworks? Attend a boat party or a cruise with your friends. Count down loudly into the New Year. [ Read: Here are 8 Ways to Inspire Unmotivated Friends and Family Members ]

  1. Have a thought provoking New Year

Sit with your partner and close friends and discuss the achievements and mistakes you made in the year. Ask them about what they feel you could change about yourself and reflect on the past year. Bring in the New Year with a bunch of resolutions.  Decide that you would pursue weight loss this year or take it easy on your credit card. Getting treatment for minor health problems also can be one resolution and something to look forward to.

  1. A theme party

Enjoy a theme party with your family. Ask everyone to come up in different costumes. If your family comprises of a lot of children, fairy tales characters or cartoon characters would be amazing. You could also have a comic con style theme party. Children might also enjoy a funny fancy dress competition. [ Read: 10 tips to reduce stress and avoid family conflicts this Christmas ]

  1. Have a tech free party

Enjoy a cozy candle light dinner at home with some soothing music if it is just the two of you. Stay away from all social media and technological gadgets right from the evening and much into the New Year.

  1. Go Skiing or skating

Up for something unusual this New Year? This will give you an exercise and will also broaden the smile on your face. Go skiing or skating with your kids and enjoy an evening outdoors. You could also take them to a children’s theater and make it a memorable experience for them. [ Read: Signs to know He Likes You ]

      10. Attend the ball drop

If you are a New Yorker or are visiting New York, you must attend the Ball Drop at Times Square on the New Year’s Eve. It is one of the biggest parties in the world and is watched by millions around the world.

 What are your plans this New year’s eve? Share with us in the comments section!