Lech Zürs am Arlberg traditionally greets the New Year with a spectacular acoustic firework display - uniquely choreographed firework effects in synch with the music. Recent years have been dedicated to themes such as Falco (2013), ABBA (2012), Swinging New Year (2011), A Tribute to Michael Jackon (2010), the James Bond movie "Quantum of Solace" (2009) and the Football World Cup (2008). This hugely successful event takes place on the Edelweissplatz Zürs on New Year's Day at 10 p.m.
New Year's Concerts in Salzburg
There are numerous classical concerts in Salzburg on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. Whether they be in the old residence of Salzburg, or in the state rooms of the Salzburg Fortress, these concerts are an unparalleled delight for music and glitz lovers alike. Salzburg Highlights offer packages that combine concerts with a gala dinner, for example, and midnight fireworks on the terrace of the Salzburg Fortress, accompanied by a glass of champagne and a Waltz.
New Year's Eve on the Hohe Salve Mountain in Tirol
The Hohe Salve Mountain in Tirol's Kitzbüheler Alpen provides the perfect atmosphere to kick off the New Year. With tasty food, great music and fireworks, this is a celebration for the whole family. From 7 p.m. the cable car takes you up whilst enjoying a glass of bubbly or punch. From 9 p.m. brass instruments provide musical accompaniment and there is a blessing. Come midnight the fireworks are launched and at 1 a.m. the torchlit hike back down to the valley begins.
Celebrate looking out over Vienna
Enjoy culinary delights on three levels at the Danube Tower this New Year's Eve with views over the whole of Vienna. From a gala menu to a buffet option or champagne package, the iconic tower caters for all.