How many days before New Years Day? Check the remaining time in our digital clock.
This clock down here beats every second to show you the number of days remaining until the very start of the new year according to the local time of New York, USA.
On January 1st it is celebrated the beginning of the year according with the Gregorian calendar, and marks the end of the Christmas Season.
This is the most celebrated holiday worldwide.
In USA the vast majority of businesses close their doors to observe this day.
Happy New Year!
In USA, and other countries, the arrival of the New Year is celebrated with fireworks, with toasts, hugs, kisses and good wishes to friends and family.
Eating 12 grapes, one for each chime of the clock, is a traditional custom for some people.
Celebrating the New Year with ice water
In some northern countries young people tend to swim in very cold water to show their joy at the arrival of the New Year.
New Year's dive
Polar Bear Plunges are celebrated in Holland by thousands of enthusiasts. In Canada the daring swimmers plunge into the cold waters of bays and rivers. Other countries celebrating in this way the first day of the new year are Ireland, UK, and USA.
And you, how will you celebrate the arrival of the newborn year?
This date is awaited with excitement by the vast majority of people on this planet.
The reasons are varied according to each individual: gifts, gathering with family, party, fun, family warmth and, last but not least: start another stage of life by achieving New Year's resolutions.
Top 10 New Year's resolutions
What are your plans for next year? What aspects of your life do you want to improve? Check out this list...
Currently about 50% of Americans plan resolutions for the New Year.