Times Square, Central Park and the Hudson River to a proper start in the new year invite hundreds of thousands watch him on Times Square and more than a billion people of the televisions from the ball drop in New York City, the annual spectacle of superlatives. Because the new year does not begin before the famous new year’s Eve Ball at the flag pole fell down and thus heralds the 1st January. With a size of over three and a half meters and weighing more than five tons, the ball in times square, is in itself a tourist attraction. Thanks to the integrated technology, the character can create a range of more than 16 million dynamic colors in addition to over 2,500 Waterford crystals bring the necessary glamour in the most exciting night of the year. But in addition to the main attraction, New York City offers numerous events in the five boroughs. The new year’s Eve wishing wall invites all visitors to hold their personal wishes for the year 2011 on paper. Directly at the times square information center, the wall fills each Year rapidly with hopes from all over the world.
For those who have not the possibility to visit the wall, there is the possibility to express their wishes online. The Emerald Nuts midnight run offers sports fans the opportunity to welcome the new year at a run. Results in the race with a distance of six and a half kilometres through Central Park. Previously, Fireworks – and laser shows, as well as a costume parade through the Central Park Bandshell bring the necessary mood of celebration. For more information see. Already at 20: 00 the first chords of the new sound in Avery Fisher Hall on December 31 York Philharmonic. Alan Gilbert will conduct among Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker at the Polonaise from Eugene Onegin, and the Piano Concerto No..
1 long star pianist Lang will be solidarity among the best. Tickets for the concert can be purchased on. And also to water, visitors can welcome the new year news York. Circle line sightseeing cruises is host for a ride along the city’s illuminated skyline. The Excursion lasts from 22 to 1 h and approximately 103 euros. Midnight champagne, a DJ and a bar provide the perfect new year’s Eve mood. Information and tickets at. Learn more about new year’s Eve in New York City under holidays. Learn more about New York City can be found german and in German at.