New Year's Eve in Rio

There are many places in New Year's Eve in Rio

Great shows in Ipanema / Leblon, Flamengo, Barra da Tijuca, Guaratiba, Sepetiba, Governor's Island and Isle of Paqueta will enliven the turn of the year, with much joy and excitement, spreading the party all over town.

Admission is free, peace and security is totally guaranteed. Spending New Year's Eve in Rio is to know what this city has more characteristic: nature and hospitality of its people.

Copacabana Beach - The Biggest Show of the Year
4km are flaring up with fireworks in the sky or in cascades of the facades of hotels and other points of the sea. Moreover, stages are built specifically for concerts.

The people, mostly dressed in white, coming from all over the world bid farewell to the year that is ending and toast the arrival of a new one. All are Texans, come from Sao Paulo, Brasilia, Amsterdam or New York.

People from all walks side by side in peace, in manifestations that mix magic and devotion, devotees make offerings to Yemanja, queen of the waters.

A fireworks show, with 18-minute duration, illuminates various colors for the beauty of Copacabana Beach. Two million people united by the incomparable spirit of Rio, is welcome, even strangers, and walk toward the beach to make their offerings. Each one in his private ritual.

The New Year has arrived.

Do Leme to Copacabana.
In hotels and restaurants present the most varied party options, with menus prepared by great chefs or tropical buffets. Always entitled to the maximum attraction: a magnificent fireworks display at midnight, which illuminates the sky with different shapes and colors.

The sympathies are popular and not based on any particular belief. No one knows for sure how and where they came from. They are so embedded in the most festive days are not even aware. This is what happens with the custom of wearing white to attract peace. Some believe, some doubt and those who are in doubt, prefer to do. Below are the most popular sympathies:

To attract money:
- Eat lentils on New Year's Eve
- Eat a piece of pork or pork. As the pig mug ahead, say it brings prosperity.
- Wear underwear in yellow, it is the color of gold.
- Eat 12 grapes or one pomegranate midnight, visualizing 12 wishes for the new year. Then store the seeds in the wallet.
- If the New Year is on the beach at midnight jump seven waves and make your requests.
- Save a bay leaf in your wallet, because the bay is the success and wealth.

To win someone:
- If you want the person to be a sweet to you at midnight, eat something sugary and thinking about it.
- Wear red clothes attracts energy and an intense passion in the new year.
- Use new panties in pink if you want a true love and courtship.

What not to do:
- Wearing black at the turn of the year, because it symbolizes mourning
- Do not eat animal flesh that cisque back.
- Avoid spending New Year's Eve alone, not to be alone all year

Activities near to New Year's Eve in Rio

Copacabana Palace (historical) - One of the first hotels in the city to be built by the sea, the Copacabana Palace Hotel faithfully reflects the European cultural influence of his time with a sophisticated style of lodging.Opened in 1923, the hotel became a symbol of Rio, as the favorite of artists, politicians, businessmen and international celebrities and grand receptions.Protected by Heritage, the Copacabana Palace has facts on his resume of great importance, for ex...
Address: Avenida Atlântica, 1702 - Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22021-001, Brazil
Distance: 0.21km from the New Year's Eve in Rio
Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana Beach (beach) - Considered to be one of the most famous beach in the world, it stretches for 5.15 kms along Avenida Atlântica until the Copacabana Fortress. Lovingly nicknamed by the people “Little Princess of the Sea”, a popular song by Brazilian composers João de Barro, Braguinha and Alberto Ribeiro, Copacabana beach is located in the neighborhood of the same name, in the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro. Copacabana has bike p...
Address: av atlantica and rua paula freitas, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Distance: 0.25km from the New Year's Eve in Rio
Copacabana Beach in Rio De Janeiro
Arts and Crafts Fair in Lido Square (market) - The fair has been around for 26 years and was created by a group of artisans. During three years the fair was in command of them, but then rectified and the City entered Feirarte Administration. The fair offers in its 150 stalls, many crafts in jewelry, fashion, bags and too much art paintings and home decorations.Location:Lido Square, Avenida Atlantica in Copacabana, next to the Meridien Hotel. - Rio de Janeiro - RJHours:From 11h to 23...
Address: Praça do Lido Rio de Janeiro - RJ
Distance: 0.53km from the New Year's Eve in Rio

Restaurants near to New Year's Eve in Rio

Traiteurs de France is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from New Year's Eve in Rio and can be found at Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana, 386

Farfalle is a Pizzeria restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from New Year's Eve in Rio and can be found at Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana, 360

Alfaia is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from New Year's Eve in Rio and can be found at Rua Inhangá, 30

A Marisqueira is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from New Year's Eve in Rio and can be found at Rua Barata Ribeiro, 232

Hotels near to New Year's Eve in Rio

Windsor Copa Hotel4 Star Rating
Set in a prime location of Rio De Janeiro, Windsor Copa Hotel puts everything the city has to offer just outside your doorstep. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Windsor Copa Hotel. Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming decor and conv...
Fun People Bed and BreakfastFun People Bed and Breakfast
Fun People Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located in the popular Copacabana / Leme area. The hotel offers guests a range of services and amenities designed to provide comfort and convenience. Casino, business center, laundry service/dry cleaning, elevator, bar/pub are on the list of things guests can enjoy. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offer...
Apa HotelApa Hotel3 Star Rating
The Apa Hotel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests to Rio De Janeiro. All hotel's guestrooms have all the conveniences expected in a hotel in its class to suit guests' utmost comforts. Each guestroom features amenities such as non smoking rooms, air conditioning, internet access (wireless), in room safe, television. The basic amenities provided at this Rio De Janeiro accommoda...
Mirasol Copacabana HotelMirasol Copacabana Hotel4 Star Rating
Stop at Mirasol Copacabana Hotel to discover the wonders of Rio De Janeiro. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you have a great time. Elevator, 24hr room service, safety deposit boxes, laundry service/dry cleaning, disabled facilities are just some of the facilities on offer. Designed and decorated to make guests feel right at home, each room comes with hair dryer, mini...