New Year Eve Belarus


New Year in Belarus is celebrated with great warmth and gusto like all other countries. Belarus is accompanied by wide stretches of continuous birch groves and wooden villages give it an enchanting beauty.


New Year is widely celebrated all over the country. Preparations to this holiday start a couple of weeks before.

The towns and cities of Belarus put on holiday attire; illumination, New Year trees in the squares and New Year fairs add to the holiday mood.

The culmination of the festivity is the December 31— January 1 night, when various concerts and open-air merrymaking take place. January 1 is an an official holiday.