The holidays bring us closer together with familiar and new traditions, and for many families, experiencing Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Nuevo Vallarta is a unique way to be together and build new memories. In the warm ocean breeze, counting down the seconds during the New Year celebration, recall memories of the past year as you look forward with hope to the coming year. The New Year’s Eve festivals here are filled with some of the best things to do in Nuevo Vallarta: delicious food, incredible views, and live music and performances. Embrace some different New Year’s traditions this year on the coast of Riviera Nayarit.
There are so many different Nuevo Vallarta activities and traditions to experience around the holidays, and for New Year’s Eve in Nuevo Vallarta, dinners and parties are hosted all over the city in restaurants and resorts. The best New Year’s Eve festivals are along the beach where you’ll be able to see fireworks shoot off over the ocean from parties around the bay.
Because the skies are clear with mild temperatures this time of year, you’ll be able to try different New Year’s traditions and the unique things to do in Nuevo Vallarta. Kick your year off with popular Nuevo Vallarta activities, like biking on local paths, sailing to hidden beaches, or watching whales out at sea.
New Year’s Eve dinner at Villa la Estancia Riviera Nayarit combines the excitement of counting down to midnight with the elegance of a gourmet dinner. At this New Year's Eve celebration, enjoy exquisite dishes of Mexican classics, all with bold flavors and aromatic seasonings. Afterwards, head down to the beach to watch the local fireworks from different New Year’s Eve festivals lighting up the sky. This New Year’s Eve dinner is the perfect way to end the year with a rich and delicious meal, and the elegance of the night will set the right tone for the coming year.
Throughout the holidays, Villa la Estancia Riviera Nayarit will host a variety of Nuevo Vallarta activities and celebratory meals. The Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day brunch will be filled with festivities and traditional dishes, and while the New Year celebration will be a night to remember, the holidays don’t end then.
January 6 is Dia de los Reyes, a Mexican celebration of the Three Wise Men from the Christmas story. On this day, families and friends gather to share rosca de reyes, kings’ cake, a flaky pastry, but what makes this unique is the plastic baby hidden inside, and whoever finds it is in charge of bringing tamales to the next holiday dinner. Experiencing this and other local traditions with the family of Villa la Estancia Riviera Nayarit is one of the most important things to do in Nuevo Vallarta.
New Year’s Eve in Nuevo Vallarta is an exciting time of year with holiday parties, fireworks on the beach, and gourmet dinners. Experiencing the holiday season in Mexico is a unique way to start the year, but with the warm weather, you’ll be able to kick off your year sailing on the ocean and splashing in the waves. Sharing these new experiences with your loved ones is what makes the holidays truly meaningful.
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