Celebrating New Years with children

Celebrating New Years with children

Celebrating New Year's Eve with children can be a fun and memorable experience for the whole family. There are many different ways to ring in the new year with children in Ireland, and each family can choose the activities and traditions that work best for them.

One popular way to celebrate New Year's Eve with children in Ireland is by attending a fireworks display. Many cities and towns in Ireland host public fireworks displays on New Year's Eve, which can be a great way for families to enjoy the excitement and spectacle of the holiday. Fireworks displays are usually held in public spaces such as parks or squares, and they are often accompanied by live music and other entertainment.

This New Years Eve you can celebrate with all members of the family from young to old at a special event in the Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Tramore. Enthrall yourself in the beautiful light display as you listen to the hypnotic melodies of soprano Roisin O’ Grady. Await the ringing of the gong and finally welcome in the new year in this wonderful ritual of harmony, unity and hope. For more details click here!

Dublin: New Year’s Day Celebrations Meeting House Square, Temple Bar – from 1pm-6pm, 1 January (Free event) *This is a free, family friendly event and tickets are not required.

Guaranteed to be one of the highlights for the festival – visitors, families and friends of all ages are invited to kick start 2023 in style. Come celebrate and enjoy an afternoon of live music in Temple Bar, the cultural heart of Dublin, as some of Ireland’s great live performers will take to the stage including Hothouse Flowers frontman Liam Ó Maonlaí, award winning concertina player Cormac Begley, fiddler x bilingual singer Clare Sands and folk singer Lorraine Nash.  Be wowed by The Pride Of Plains Marching Band, street performances and tie your New Year’s Resolutions to the special Resolution Tree.

Luminosity Barnardo’s Square 5pm – 9pm Cost: Free Watch one of Dublin’s most iconic destinations come alive with a story of fairytale characters and vibrant landscapes told through 3D projections onto each building. This interactive animation allows your little ones to become storytellers! Other Luminosity events will take place at Wolfe Tone Square and Trinity College from 5pm to midnight.

Waterford: Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Tramore. Visit the Enchanted Garden. TICKET PRICE: Adults €7(+booking fee), Children U-15 €3 (+booking fee), Toddlers FREE. Please always check our Website and Facebook page for updates, before travelling long distances as this is an outdoor event and may be subject to cancellation in times of severe weather or health and safety issues. This New Years Eve you can celebrate with all members of the family from young to old at a special event in the Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Tramore. Enthrall yourself in the beautiful light display as you listen to the hypnotic melodies of soprano Roisin O’ Grady. Await the ringing of the gong and finally welcome in the new year in this wonderful ritual of harmony, unity and hope.

Overall, celebrating New Year's Eve with children in can be a fun and memorable experience for the whole family. Whether it is by attending a fireworks display, hosting a party at home, or participating in traditional Irish customs, there are many ways for families to ring in the new year together and create lasting memories.

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