Red Square, Moscow – Russia New Year Fireworks 2017

Just like many other parts in the world, people of Russia also celebrate Gregorian New Year on 1st January.

Moscow is the capital and the most populous city of Russia. The city is a major political, economic, cultural and scientific center in Russia and in Eurasia.

Red Square of Moscow City is well known worldwide for its New Year Fireworks display.

In Moscow the main celebrations of New Year take place near the St. Basil’s Cathedral located at Red Square in Moscow. Apart from that, the famous Kremlin Clock chimes twelve times before midnight and the singing of the Russian national anthem brings in the New Year.

In Russia there is a  tradition to listen to the Kremlin clock bell ringing twelve times on the radio or on TV. During these last twelve seconds of the year people keep silence and make their secret wishes for the next year. After the clock strikes, they drink champagne and have rich dinner, watching TV concerts and having fun.

At five minutes to twelve most people watch the president’s speech on TV or watch popular New Year TV shows.

There are New Year Countdown events and parties taking place in every corner of the city.

If you happen to come to Moscow to enjoy your New Year Celebrations, then apart from fireworks display you can also see other famous places and monuments in the city like – St. Basil’s Cathedral, Spasskaya Clocktower of Moscow Kremlin, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Monument to Minin and Pozharsky, Moscow International Business Center, Shukhov Tower, Ostankino Tower, Triumphal Arch of Moscow, Tsaritsyno Park and palace, Novodevichy Convent, etc.

Apart from Moscow, New Year Fireworks display, parties and events also take place in other major cities of Russia like – St. Petersburg, Krasnodar, Ekaterinburg, etc.

If you are not present there in Moscow during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Moscow New Year 2017 Fireworks Display from Moscow.

Red Square, Moscow – Russia New Year 2017 Fireworks Display Display Photos :

Red Square, Moscow – Russia New Year 2017 Fireworks Display Display Videos :

Red Square, Moscow – Russia New Year 2017 Fireworks Display Display Live Telecast / Streaming :

Moscow, Russia falls in GMT/UTC + 4:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year ten hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.

In Russia, you can watch Moscow New Year Fireworks LIVE on TV on Vesti 24, AMTV, Russia Today (RT), Moscow 24, Kommersant TV, Rossiya 24 Samara, Rusiya Al-Yaum, etc.

Live Streaming of Moscow New Year Fireworks on Official Website of Russia Today – www.rt.com

To watch Moscow New year Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.