Just like people in other parts of the world, Danish people also celebrate Gregorian New Year on 1st January.
The New year celebrations are grand in Copenhagen, the capital and the largest city of Denmark.
In Copenhagen, New year celebrations are grand. Here two significant traditional events take place in celebration of the new year on December 31st. One is the monarch’s New Year message from Amalienborg Palace which takes place at 6 pm local time on New year’s eve and the new year countdown at midnight at the Town Hall Clock.
You also get a chance to see the Royal Guard Parade in red gala uniforms.
Both the events are broadcast LIVE on Television and Radio.
Thousands of people gather together in Rådhuspladsen (the Town Hall Square) and cheer the new year with grand fireworks display.
Apart from this New year fireworks display also takes place at the Tivoli Gardens.
In Denmark, there is a special evening meal, with concludes with Kransekage, a special desert, along with champagne.
In you happen to be in Copenhagen, Denmark for your New Year Holidays, then apart from viewing New Year Fireworks Display, you can see famous monuments and tourist attractions in the city like – Christiansborg, The Marble Church, Tivoli Gardens, Nyhavn Canal, Copenhagen Opera House, Rosenborg Castle, Copenhagen Concert Hall, etc.
If you are not present there in Copenhagen, Denmark during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Copenhagen, Denmark New Year 2017 Fireworks Display.
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Copenhagen, Denmark New Year Fireworks 2017 Display Live Telecast / Streaming :
In Denmark, you can watch Copenhagen New Year Fireworks 2017 LIVE on DR1, DR2, TV2, TV 2 News, etc.
From March to October, Copenhagen, Denmark falls in GMT/UTC + 1:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year thirteen hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.
To watch Copenhagen, Denmark New Year Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you will have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.
Live Streaming and Full Text of Her Majesty The Queens New Year Address 2017 will be available on http://kongehuset.dk