Just like many other parts in the world, people of Paraguay also celebrate Gregorian New Year on 1st January. Here the New Year is also called as ‘Ano Viejo’.
Although there are no official fireworks, people buy lots of fireworks and fire them from their backyards. You can get to see lots of fireworks in Asunción, the capital and largest city of Paraguay.
In Asunción, you can see New Year Fireworks display at the Paraguay Riverfront or at the Paradise beach.
For New Year’s eve, people in Paraguay usually organize big parties. In Paraguay, it is customary to party until very late, or even until sunrise.
Just like in other parts of Latin America, even in Paraguay there are some New Year traditions which include eating 12 grapes and lentils, burning an effigy called the “Año Nuevo, keeping all doors, cupboards, and windows open on the midnight of New Year, etc.
If you happen to come to Asuncion, Paraguay to enjoy your New Year Celebrations, then apart from fireworks display you can also see other famous places and monuments in the city like – Citibank Tower, Cabildo of Asuncion, National Pantheon of the Heroes, Palacio de los López, Hotel Guarani, Catedral Metropolitana de Asunción, Iglesia de la Santísima Trinidad, etc.
If you are not present there in Asuncion, Paraguay during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Asuncion, Paraguay New Year 2017 Fireworks Display from Asuncion, Paraguay.
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In Paraguay, you can watch Asuncion New Year Fireworks 2017 LIVE on TV on Sistema Nacional de Televisión, Telefuturo, TV Pública, etc.
From October to March, Asuncion, Paraguay falls in GMT/UTC – 3:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year seventeen hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.
To watch Paraguay New Year Fireworks 2017 LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.