New Year’s Day

New Year’s Day 2025 in US

January 1 is a federal holiday in many countries including the United States and Canada. Their people have a day off, and schools as well as most businesses are closed on this day. A well-known American tradition is making New Year’s resolutions. In this, people promise to do something better in the coming year.

New Year’s Eve is celebrated on Tuesday, December 31, 2024, and the New Year’s Day is Wednesday, January 1, 2025. We see the grand fireworks displays that will state the start of 2024—confidently, a better year for all!

January 1, 2025 starts as the New Year’s Day as per the Gregorian calendar that we use today. In 45 B.C., New Year’s Eve was celebrated on January 1 when the Julian calendar took effect.

What Day New Year’s eve 2024?

Tue, 31 Dec, 2024

What Do People Do?

New Year’s Eve started at midnight. The celebration in heralded by fireworks, parties and some special events. All these celebration are often televised. For some people January 1, it is a day of recovery from the New Year’s Eve grand celebrations in the previous night.

In some area, parades are held as well as football games are played. The birth of a new born baby in the New Year day is also celebrated with gifts to his or her parents. Diverse people make New Year’s resolutions on this day. Some of the common New Year’s resolutions are to stop drinking alcohol, to lose weight, to shop smoking, to live a healthier lifestyle and many more.

On this day, government offices, industries, schools, colleges and many businesses are closed in the USA. There was a custom of exchanging gifts at the winter solstice in US on New Year.