New Year's Eve

Berlin welcomes in the New Year with what has become one of the largest open-air parties worldwide, crowned with a wonderful fireworks display. The Berlin New Year's Eve party attracts over a million guests each year and is covered by about 350 national and international TV channels making it one of the world's biggest new year's events. The huge variety of entertainment includes lots of live music, stage and light shows, DJ towers, dance floors and a place to party the night away. Many famous international musicians and bands perform and the DJs are likewise world-class. There are also wonderful food tents and chill areas where you can gat refreshments and take a breather from all the excitement. Incredibly, entrance to this huge party is free and anybody can join in. Naturally, the celebrations include a big countdown to midnight, which is when the famous fireworks kick off. Many tour groups and hotels offer special deals around this time due to the popularity of the event.

Venue: Brandenburg Gate

Date: 31 December annually

Website: www.silvester-in-berlin.de