New years celebrations are designed to mark the end of the old year and welcome in the new New Year in North Yorkshire is normally celebrated with a toast and a midnight kiss. Around the world different countries and cultures have their own new year’s traditions and celebrations some like the Chinese celebrate new year at the end of January and people in Thailand in April. The New Year in North Yorkshire celebrations have their own unique traditions and are very different from those around found around the globe These include decorating your house with lobsters for longevity, eating lentils and wearing red underwear. Certain foods are eaten, pork is common and also in Spain 12 grapes. It is believed for prosperity you must eat a grape on every chime of the clock at 12 and then say happy new year
A tradition for New Year in North Yorkshire is to repeat a certain saying New Year’s eve, the tradition dictates that one should say “black rabbits, black rabbits, black rabbits”, and then, as the clock strikes Twelve say “white rabbits, white rabbits, white rabbits”. This is said to bring good luck.
Celebrate New Year in North Yorkshire ! A great Idea
Another way to celebrate to New Year in North Yorkshire is to join on the celebrations at the Burn Hall Hotel York. The hotel offers a choice of either two or one night new year’s packages. And for those looking for an extra day for sales shopping, experiencing the North Yorkshire countryside or visiting family and friends then why not take advantage of our stay an extra night for free* available with our two night package . Looking for a couple of nights break in North Yorkshire before or after the new years eve celebrations then why not take advantage of our fabulous Yorkshire Deal Offers available for two or 3 night stays.
Details of our new years packages can be found on our events and celebrations page of our website and details of all our great value offers available throughout the year can be found on our offers page .
For further details or to check availability please enquire below or speak to a member of our reservations team on 01347 825400