With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, most are making plans and choosing outfits to spend a night out on the town. But if you’re feeling like you want to stay close to home this year and celebrate in your own way, it can be done! By celebrating at home you won’t have to dress up fancy, spend a ton of money or wait in long lines to get into events! In fact, you’ll have all the comforts of home while you celebrate the arrival of the new year with friends and family if that’s what you prefer! Keep reading to find out 4 ways to celebrate new years eve at home:
- Host A Home Party: Just because you’re not going out for the night, doesn’t mean you can’t party to bring in the new year. Invite some friends and family over, have everyone bring their favorite meal and enjoy counting down the time together. This is a great time to watch movies, start a dance party, play games or do whatever passes the time until the clock strikes 12! This way you can still celebrate and party without having to leave your home.
- Enjoy A Luxurious Meal: There is nothing better than indulging in a luxurious meal before you roll into the new year. So, why not plan the most decadent meal you can think of and plan a night of food and snacks to celebrate the arrival of 2017! Some meals that go great with a celebration are: steak, lobster, rich casseroles, pasta, decadent desserts, your favorite wine, or anything else you can think of that will bring in the new year right!
- Create A Time Capsule: If you want to create and capture your memories of 2016, why not do so with a time capsule. Grab a closed container that can hold photos, notes, mementos or anything that really reminds you of the year past. Take time to write out memories with the family to include in the capsule and seal it up! Once it’s sealed, find a place to hide it away and look back the following year or years to come and you’ll always have a reminder of how great the year was.
- Plan Hourly Fun: When you really want to get involved with the countdown to 2017, this is a great time to plan hourly activities throughout the night that will provide fun and new memories. Whether you choose to play games, music trivia, watch the different worldwide celebrations or simply reminisce about the past year try to do something different every hour to keep the night interesting and moving fast.