Last Minute Ideas For New Year’s


The New Year’s is the time to reflect on the successes and failures of the previous year to look forward to a new and exciting year ahead. Some people like to celebrate by going out to enjoy drinks and to watch the fireworks, whereas some like to celebrate from the comfort of their own home. Whatever you are interested in doing, this article will give you some food for thought to what you can do for your New Year’s celebrations.

Firework Displays

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Let’s get the most obvious and cliché method of celebrating the New Year out the way first. Gathering around with friends, family and even strangers to enjoy a 15-minute or so display of pyrotechnics whizzing through the air creating beautiful colours and shapes. Most displays charge an entrance fee to get up close and personal to the fireworks, however if this will be a last minute thing then don’t worry about paying your way in, as the fireworks can be enjoyed just as much by being further away. To see what displays will be on during New Year’s Eve, a quick Google search should be able to give you numerous results.

Dinner Party

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If being outside watching the fireworks is not your thing, you can always host a dinner party. They are a great way to enjoy the company of your friends and family whilst being in the New Year spirit. Simple snacks and lots to drink will easily be enough to please your guests along with music of course. For a vegan party, there are countless of recipes on the internet for you to try at your dinner party. From aubergine dips to potatoes with creamy spinach. You will surely be content with the options on offer and so will your guests.

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A Relaxing Night

For some people, a night of partying doesn’t quite tick their box for New Year’s which is completely understandable. Instead they prefer to lie in within the comfort of their couch or bed and settle down with a few films from Netflix. If you’ve been living under a rock the past couple of months, then you would know ‘Stranger Things’ was one of the most successful Netflix Original series ever. It is a Sci-fi horror genre that follows a group of kids embarking on a journey to find their friend who disappeared in a small town. Along the way they meet a young girl who holds very unusual powers. It is a fantastic story and worth the binge-watch that Netflix are well known for allowing us to do.

Take A Trip

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Believe it or not, but a lot of families, couples and singletons often like to take a last minute trip for New Year’s. Considering how New Year’s Eve is on the Saturday, it makes for a perfect time to book a flight or train to a destination of your choice without worrying about work or other needs. are offering New Year’s deals to a majority of destinations around the world. If you live in the UK or anywhere else in the EU, you will know it is a very quick process to go from one country to the other. You can go to France from London with the Eurostar within 2 hours. There are numerous ways you can take a quick trip no matter where you live.

So there you have it, last minute ideas for New Year’s. Whatever you plan on doing to celebrate the New Year, just remember to have a great time. If New Year’s has just gone passed you can always come back to this article next year.