How to Celebrate New Years Eve in Fiji in Local Ways [Best Tips]

Fiji is the only name you can think of when cracking an excellent New Year’s deal. Whether be it your friends or family, Fiji has it all stored for you to make your New Year a memorable vacation for a lifetime. From cocktails to ethnic village celebrations, the list is long enough to add more to your cultural experiences.

The very famous Suva New Year Party is one of the most remarkable New Year celebrations in and around Fiji. This place has everything for lone travelers, couples, and kids as it offers one of the best places to spend your New Year in Fiji.

New Years Eve Celebrations at Turtle Island in Fiji
New Years Eve Celebrations at Turtle Island in Fiji, Image Credit: By Turtle Airways


Enjoy the magical fireworks, join the New Year celebrations, get rejuvenated in the Spas, taste the exotic buffets and refreshing beverages in any resort. The native Kava drink is an add-on to your taste-bud. Dance to the foot-tapping music.

If you are confused about where to spend New Years Eve in Fiji, you can choose from Sheraton Fiji Resort in Denarau to enjoy night long music, Radisson Blu in Denarau for a masquerade party and Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort for kids’ sunset party.

Wyndham Resort Denaru New Year Fireworks
Wyndham Resort Denaru New Year Fireworks Image Credit: Official Website


The Fiji village is always a good choice when thinking about how to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Fiji. It is a week’s celebration in Fijian village adding more thrill and excitement to your New Year’s plan. Enjoy native dance form called ‘Meke’ that takes a more contemporary turn in New Year’s celebration.

In a few villages, people splash water on each other and dance days and nights on drum beats to welcome New Year. Choose a home stay in any village house to enjoy the real taste of the culture. The Coral Coast on Viti Levu and Yasawa Islands are few best places that will bring your idea of where to spend New Year’s Eve in Fiji alive.

New Years Eve in Fiji Village
New Years Eve in Fiji Village Image Credit: Christ McLennan, Tourism Fiji


If you are still stuck on the question where to celebrate New Year in Fiji, Fiji’s capital, Nadi and Suva are the best cities erase your confusion. These cities offer you a wide range of metropolitan cultures. Musical live bands, mesmerizing dance forms, splendid fireworks and alcohol-free events make your stay more comfortable with all age groups.

Nightclubs and bars spice up your enjoyment from dusky evenings to early dawns. New Year feasts match everyone’s taste-buds and there’s everything for every age group. Suva is the best place for bars. From Victoria Parade to Queen’s Road, Ed’s Bar and Bounty Bar are better choices for celebrating the upcoming celebration.

New Years Eve in Fiji
New Years Eve in Fiji Image Credit: Fiji Village

Enjoy terrific fireworks in the Beachcomber Island Resort in Mamanuca Islands or be a part of the spectacular night shows and live DJs in Resort Relax Fiji will definitely put your plan of how to spend New Year’s Eve in Fiji to life.

New Year a Public Holiday?

New Year’s Day, which is on January 1, marks the start of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it’s a public holiday in many countries. Count down to the New Year, no matter where you are. New Year is a public holiday in Fiji. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

So, what are you waiting for! Choose from the suggested resorts or plan a home stay in any of the villages in Fiji to welcome the new year with pride and comfort.

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