New Year's Traditions

Ringing in the New Year is all about celebrating tradition. Whether you're starting a new tradition or continuing an old one, get all of our ideas for New Year's traditions right here. Sing the classic "Auld Lang Syne" as the clock approaches midnight, and check out our tips for toasting (plus historic toasts) so you can learn how to keep everyone's attention as you clink glasses. (You can get inspiration from -- or just copy -- our New Year's toasts, too.) A tradition that many take on is to set a few resolutions. We've got ideas that you'll be able to stick with: Our decorating resolutions, healthy eating ideas, and workout plans give you ideas and inspiration to start off the New Year right. It's fun to follow traditions during a New Year's party -- we help you celebrate New Year's Eve with your kids. Our low-key approach to New Year's celebrations includes ideas for easy and kid-approved activities and decorations, plus tasty New Year's party food and fun New Year's party games. Browse our ideas to discover a new family holiday tradition.

Get Ready for the New Year
Fun Cards & Invites

Get the gang to your place with these clever and creative cards.

Pretty Hostess Gifts

Thank the hosts with a pretty wrapped champagne bottle.

Everything in New Year's Traditions
Classic New Year's
  • Auld Lang Syne

    One translation of this song: “Times Gone By.” Drink a cup of bubbly and remember all the good times this year.

  • 12 Great Toasts

    A memorable toast doesn’t have to be original or lengthy. Here are some quick words to ring in the New Year.

  • Tips for Toasting

    Take the stress out of toasting with these helpful tips. Most important? Make sure every glass is full!