Just like many other parts in the world, people of Chile also celebrate Gregorian New Year on 1st January with great enthusiasm.
In, Santiago, the capital and the largest city of Chile, thousands of people gather at the Enter Tower to watch the the countdown to midnight and a fireworks display (Fuegos Artificiales).
Apart from that many New year’s Eve Parties also take place in different parts of the city.
If you happen to come to Santiago, Chile to enjoy your New Year Celebrations, then apart from New Year Parties and Fireworks Display you can also see other famous places and monuments in the city like – The Cerro Santa Lucia, The Palace of La Moneda, The statue of the Virgin Mary in the Cerro San Cristóbal, Entel Tower, National Museum of Fine Arts, La Torre Telefónica, Metropolitan Cathedral of Santiago, Metro de Santiago, etc.
Apart from Santiago, New Year Fireworks display, concerts and parties also take place in other major cities of Chile. The famous one’s among them are the New Year Fireworks display at Valparaiso Beach.
In Chile, usually, just a few minutes before the New Year arrives, people tune in to radio to prominently have the voice of Julian Garcia Reyes.
In Chile there is a tradition of eating Lentils and 12 Grapes on the New Year’s Eve at the midnight to ensures prosperity in the coming New Year.
Also Read : Chilean New Year’s Traditions
If you are not present there in Santiago during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Santiago, Chile New Year 2014 Fireworks Display from Santiago, Chile.
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Santiago, Chile New Year Fireworks Display Display Live Telecast / Streaming :
In Chile, you can watch Santiago New Year Fireworks LIVE on TV on UCV Televisión, Canal 13, Chilevisión, TVN, CNN Chile, Canal 24 Horas, etc.
During September to April, Santiago, Chile 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.
Live Streaming of Santiago New Year Fireworks will be available online on -
To watch Santiago, Chile New Year Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.