Best New Year’s Eve in Zagreb


New Year’s Eve is one of the largest global celebrations because it marks the last day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, December 31, before the New Year. People like to count down to the New Year and pop the champagne no matter where they are. 

By making plans with their friends and families of where to spend their New Year’s Eve, they try to remember both their triumphs and missteps, their promises made and broken, the times they opened themselves up to great adventures, or closed themselves down for fear of getting hurt, because that is what New Year’s all about; getting another chance, a chance to forgive, to do better, to do more, to give more, to love more, and to stop worrying about ‘what if…’ and start embracing what will be.

So, before ball drops at midnight, and it will drop, let us help you to think about some nice places to celebrate your New Year’s Eve. In this article we are providing you information of all the great ones in Zagreb to spend this very special eve of New Year 2016. From luxurious hotels, over best night clubs, to cafes with lots of people hanging around together, the Ban Jelačić Square is probably the most populated and popular place to spend your New Year’s Eve with your loved ones.

New Year’s Eve on Ban Jelačić Square 

As we already mentioned, Ban Jelačić Square, as the central square of the city of Zagreb, is traditionally known for the most populated place of celebrating New Year’s Eve. This years host is well-known Croatian pop singer, Nina Badrić, and surely she will bring great atmosphere among her fans.

However, if you prefer indoors more than outdoors, we bring you some suggestions which are considerable to be the best ones and the most affordable ones.

New Year’s Eve at the top of the city – Zagreb Eye Observation Deck
New Year

Have you ever had a desire to spend your New Year’s Eve with the view of the entire city? Located at Ban Jelačić Square, on the 16th floor – at the very top of the Zagreb Skyscraper, 1 Ilica Street, Zagreb Eye offers a unique view of Ban Jelačić Square, Kaptol, Gradec, Upper and Lower Town, and the most important historical buildings in Zagreb, its squares, streets and parks. On the New Year’s Eve, the view will be even more pompous.

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The visitors of Zagreb Eye Observation Deck will get the best chance to witness great fireworks at midnight. They can enjoy in the view from the balcony of the observation deck at any time. Those who decide to spend their New Year’s Eve at the top of the Zagreb city will enjoy in an unlimited consumption of various food and drinks, under the entertainment of one of the most popular Zagreb DJ’s – Saša Šoštarić.

Tickets are limited, so we highly recommend to consider this excellent offer. There are rumors that there are less than 50 tickets left, so be quick and get your own ticket. For any other information about this event see the following link.

New Year’s Eve with band


Most night clubs in Zagreb traditionally offer the same kind of fun and pleasure for the New Year’s Eve like every other Saturday night-out. Fortunately, you can celebrate this New Year’s Eve with something new for a change. Book Caffe  is a nightlife bar located under the gleaming glass-and-steel National University Library (NSK), and this New Year’s Eve they are preparing a cheerful celebration with various Tamburitza Bands. This event is considered to be the ‘best buy’ offer due to its low price of only 349,00 Croatian Kuna (KN) with the unlimited consumption of various food and drinks. If you want to provide your place fot this event in time, than we suggest you to do it as soon as possible, because they are fastly running out of tickets. For any other information about this event see the following link  or contact the following number +38591 7399 95 35.Click here to see a video.

Everyone knows where the good fun is, don’t they. Besides the fun, remember to be nice to each other, kind to each other, and not just on the New Year’s Eve, but all year along. Happy New Year, folks.

Author: Martina Ivić

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